University is an opportunity to meet new people and to make lifelong friendships. Putting yourself out there and being open to talking to new people can be intimidating but is totally worth it! We’re in this together, and while meeting people might look a little different this year, chances are there are a ton of people at uOttawa interested in making new friends as well. We’ve got a few tips for you to keep in mind, to make your process go smoothly.
Despite university being a great place to meet friends and grow as a person, it’s also a place to develop academically! Many of us tend to forget about class deliverables until it’s too late. To avoid that, here’s how you can be best prepared before, during, and after your first lectures.
Let’s just talk now about the annoying stuff, the nagging stuff, the “I put this 15-minute task off for three months” type of stuff. So here are some tips about things that might seem boring or complicated.
Stress is a normal reaction, and it doesn’t have to be scary if you know how to go about it. There are different methods to reduce stress, and some can be as easy as simply exercising, eating well and having a good sleep. But is it enough to conquer stress?