All posts by Juleigh Giberson

Juleigh is a 4th year Bachelor of Commerce student in the Ted Rogers School of Hospitality and Tourism Management. She is an award-winning student leader and has been recognized for her work in research, entrepreneurship and leadership. Juleigh works as a Research Assistant in the Institute for Hospitality & Tourism Research, studying the impacts of virtual reality and destination marketing.

Exploring VR with the HTM Institute

As a research assistant studying virtual reality (VR) I’ve been given opportunities to scale Everest, explore Mars, and even compete against a robot in a game of ping-pong (spoiler alert…I lost). Of course, this has all been virtual. In reality,...

/ July 26, 2017

Let’s Talk About Student Mental Health

In honour of Bell Let’s Talk Day, I decided to see if I could contribute to breaking the stigma around mental health by talking about my own experience. If nothing else, I would at least be moving forward on my...

/ January 25, 2017