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What's in a name?

by Michael Bittle (Communications Coordinator, FGPS)

We work in a world overflowing with acronyms: MTCU, CAGS, OCGS, OCAV, WLUSU, WLUGSA, REB, SPAT, SAP, etc. I’m used to it: they’re part of my every day vocabulary. 691 more words

Grad Life @ Laurier

Breaking Binary

Our history has always centered around two groups all of humanity is “supposed” to fit into: male or female. We’re told boys play with trucks and footballs while girls are on the sidelines playing with dolls and drawing pictures of flowers. 392 more words

Growing season

Here in Minnesota, it’s finally (consistently) starting to feel like spring. Nature is starting to perk up. It’s GROWING season again. And I’m not just talking about flowers, gardens, crops and fishing tales… 157 more words

Distance Minnesota

Finals Week: The Album

– Part 1 –

Work – Rihanna ft. Drake

It’s the last day of classes and the weekend is coming up, you tell yourself, “This year, this year I’m not going to procrastinate and I’m going to spend a lot of time studying for finals”. 528 more words

How I Know it's the End of the Semester...

I put face moisturizer in my hair one day and the hair product on my face and then walked around thinking, “why is my hair so damn greasy? 185 more words

Pardigm Shift: Detach thyself from ye olde LMS

So first off, I  seem to be good for about one blog post per year.  Perhaps this is turning into an annual reflection post of  “this is what is on my mind  this year” type  of thing. 1,059 more words

Digital Media

3 ways to register

Summer courses are not everyone’s favorite thing, but are sometimes necessary to catch up or work ahead in a program. When you realize the great variety of online… 181 more words