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How my practicum placement reaffirmed my wish to run for office

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How getting involved bettered my university experienceFebruary 3, 2017

How getting involved bettered my university experience

Read on to find out how getting involved can better your university experience too! In my first few years at Carleton, I thought getting involved would not be easy, and being in a sorority would be all I needed to be involved on campus. As I was approaching my final year I realized I was about

It’s more than a day, it’s a lifestyle: Student leaders in the Carleton communityFebruary 1, 2017

It’s more than a day, it’s a lifestyle: Student leaders in the Carleton community

The SOAR Student Leadership Conference brings together Carleton students who participate and present in leadership workshops throughout the day. This year’s guest speaker was Arlene Dickinson. Summer Lewis, 3rd year Criminology and Criminal Justice student with a Concentration in Law and a Minor in French. Co-Presented: “All Aboard the Mentor ‘Ship'” As a student presenter for SOAR,

Peer Helper Program: How I faked it ‘til I made itJanuary 23, 2017

Peer Helper Program: How I faked it ‘til I made it

“Do something enough and it becomes second nature. You might not feel that you’re a confident person. You don’t have to be confident- just act like you are. Project to the world that you have confidence, and eventually, as the world responds, you may find you have developed real confidence,” says Olsen. We can all suffer

MacOdrum Library: Finding your pathDecember 21, 2016

MacOdrum Library: Finding your path

When I was a student here many years ago, I was what you’d call “on the introverted side.” From time to time I would muster up the will to hang out with people I didn’t know at Roosters or Ollie’s, but more often than not I would settle in my room in residence and read.

You may know “A Christmas Carol”, but do you know “The Chimes: A Goblin Story”?December 21, 2016

You may know “A Christmas Carol”, but do you know “The Chimes: A Goblin Story”?

Charles Dickens is well known for his classic Christmas story, A Christmas Carol. Did you know that it was the first in a series of five Christmas books that he wrote from 1843-1848? Following the success of A Christmas Carol in 1843, Dickens produced four other Christmas titles including The Chimes: A Goblin Story, The

Sprott Student Ambassador Coordinator: Tips to help you dress for successDecember 15, 2016

Sprott Student Ambassador Coordinator: Tips to help you dress for success

Read on for seven tips to successful dressing. When dressing beyond our comfort level as university students, it may be confusing or even difficult to understand the best practices for appropriate dressing. It takes practice to become confident in dressing for different occasions. Even business professionals sometimes get it wrong. Here are a few tips to help you make