It’s Fall semester, and that means first year SIS students are trying to make it through GLIS 617. Some of you may be breezing through it, while others may be really struggling. Just know that if you’re struggling, it is totally normal; a lot of us second years felt the same way last year. Hopefully [...]
So, you’ve just entered McGill’s MIST program and you’re not sure what to expect. Or, more realistically (because I suck at writing posts), you’re about a month in and feeling overwhelmed. http://justincaseyouwerewondering.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/04/Macaulay-Culkin.jpg Along with a few second year students/minions, I’ve compiled a list of things that might help make your first year a little easier. [...]
Can’t wait to try this, my bookmarks are getting out of control.
I know I’ve been neglecting this blog, but I promise I’ve been swamped with readings…and by “swamped” I mean “obsessed with” and by “readings” I mean the Veronica Mars book. Yes. It’s a thing. This will be a fairly short post and one in which I test out a new idea for the blog: our [...]
August is here and just like every other summer, I now find myself wondering where summer went, when I will ever get accustomed to this humidity, and how I managed to go four months without making a dent in my reading list (Amy Tan’s latest beach read? Check. Cloud Atlas? Not so much). After a [...]