Students | Work of Arts
Students | Work of Arts


January 12, 2017

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Student Voices: Meatless Mondays, Anyone?

Student blogger urges readers to re-think their food choices read more »

January 11, 2017

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Finding help close to home

Faculty of Arts psychologist Suman Varghese counsels students in crisis read more »

January 5, 2017


Student Voices: Academia’s Effect on Physical Health

Should students be encouraged to use their bodies, as well as their brains? read more »

December 21, 2016


Student Voices: Christmas or Colonized?

An Indigenous student’s love/hate relationship with Christmas read more »

December 15, 2016


Student Voices: Don’t Panic!

International student blogger offers firsthand advice for surviving exams read more »

December 8, 2016


Student Voices: What Is Our Responsibility in Indigenous Reconciliation?

A co-op position at Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada opened Matana Skoye’s eyes to the deeper issues of reconciliation read more »

December 1, 2016


Student Voices: Where Do We Study?

Do the locations of classes influence how well we learn? read more »

November 24, 2016


Student Voices: It’s All One Big House of Cards

Indigenous student blogger says it’s today’s young people who need to save the environment and the economy read more »

November 17, 2016

Hello in many languages written with chalk on blackboard

Student Voices: Soccer, Not Football

International student blogger shares her experience with culture shock read more »

November 10, 2016

Customer Service Concept on Blackboard

Student Voices: Sensitivity as a Source of Strength

Student says we need to stop viewing emotions as a weakness read more »

November 3, 2016


Student Voices: The Vertical Hierarchy of University Buildings

Do vertical separations impede academic progress? read more »

October 27, 2016


Student Voices: A letter to first year international students on how to survive residence life

Blogger says that the key to success is stepping out of your comfort zone read more »

October 13, 2016


Student Voices: “Well, you’re not like them”

Stereotypes prevent progress, says Indigenous student blogger read more »

October 6, 2016


Student Voices: An International Perspective on Mental Health

Radha Saikia reflects on the unique challenges shared by international students read more »

September 29, 2016


Student Voices: Five Reasons Why Every Student Should Move Out of Province for Work

Reflections on moving from Edmonton, Alberta to Gatineau, Quebec read more »

September 1, 2016

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The Adventure of a Lifetime: The e3 Brazil Program

English major Trent Harris formed a new opinion of Brazil after studying with UAlberta's e3 Program read more »

August 30, 2016


Faculty of Arts Field Schools: A Classical cultural experience

Department of History & Classics' field schools immerse students in the culture and history of Italy and Greece read more »

July 5, 2016


Guest Post: Is the Internet Making Our Lives Boring?

English student reflects on her brain's reliance on the Internet read more »