Category: Students

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Looking Back and Looking Forward: An International Student’s Experience as an Academic Peer Helper

My name is Sahil Budhrani and I am a 3rd year international student majoring in Economics and Management Science, while minoring in Finance at TRSM. This is my first year as an Academic Peer Helper (APH) at the Academic Success...

/ November 15, 2017
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Why I Feel Honoured to be a PAC

The TRSM Academic Success Centre employs upper-year students to act as Peer Academic Coaches (PACs) throughout the year. PACs coach students one-on-one to enhance their academic success and gain study strategy skills to carry them forward to graduation. Hear directly...

/ November 2, 2017
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Wellness Is About Connection

Throughout the Fall semester, TRSM’s Academic Success Centre will be sharing a series of articles related to the pillars that guide their work. The next pillar is Fostering Student Wellness. Following Madelyn Steed’s article introducing the pillars of the Academic...

/ October 2, 2017
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How to Plan for Success at TRSM This Semester

Throughout the Fall semester, TRSM’s Academic Success Centre will be sharing a series of articles related to the pillars that guide their work. The second pillar is Enhancing Student Academic Success. In my last blog post, I wrote about how...

/ September 20, 2017
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TRSM Alumni Insights: Advice for Current Students

September brings such a refreshing energy to the TRSM building as students return from summer break and the halls begin to fill with excitement for what the academic year has in store. As a current student, you may be dreading...

/ September 11, 2017
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How to Kickstart Your School Year

Throughout the Fall semester, TRSM’s Academic Success Centre will be sharing a series of articles related to the pillars that guide their work. The second pillar is Enhancing Student Academic Success. University life presents a series of challenges: you have...

/ September 8, 2017
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Now and Then: Supporting Student Transitions

Throughout the Fall semester, TRSM’s Academic Success Centre will be sharing a series of articles related to the pillars that guide their work. The first pillar is Supporting Student Transitions. September often feels like the start of a new year...

/ September 5, 2017
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We Got Engaged at the Academic Success Centre!

On July 21, 2017, TRSM alumni Martin and Patricia got engaged in the Tutoring Room of the Academic Success Centre. This is their story. During my first BUS 100 class, Professor David Schlanger said to us, “Look to your left....

/ August 24, 2017
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Unlock a Life Beyond Your Comfort Zone

A Reflection on 3 years and 4 roles with the Academic Success Centre My name is Katrina Ann del Rosario. I’m a 4th year Business Technology Management co-op student and currently an ITM100 Facilitator Team Lead for Fall 2017. Previously,...

/ August 16, 2017

Take Advantage of Networking at Your Co-op Placements

“If you want to go somewhere, it is best to find someone who has already been there.” – Robert Kiyosaki For the past 9+ months, I have worked in various co-op positions at RBC. My first co-op term was within...

/ July 31, 2017