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Winding Down, Gearing Up

Summer is upon us! I don’t know about you, but it feels to me as though the rest of the year is just one long prelude to what we’ve all really been waiting for: SUMMER!  332 more words

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Live each day as if it is your last. Learn as if you will live forever. (Mahatma Gandhi)

I have mentioned in other posts how enamored I am with TED Talks…so much rich content and so easy to access. In this segment, Ben Dunlap, a professor at Wofford College in South Carolina, talks about the mentors who have inspired his passion for learning and why they have been so compelling. 501 more words

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"The" Big Decision

I’m of course talking about college. While working in a school library, I often helped with counselor presentations to Juniors and Seniors about making smart decisions when it comes to your education. 538 more words

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Randomly Rambling...

Random thoughts on a pretty day…

  1. My office is clean. I mean, really clean. I have emptied drawers, dusted, sorted out bookshelves and gotten a good start on digitalizing files…if it needed doing, I dug in and did it.
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Explore Capilano Info Night
Just a reminder:
Date: June 9, 2015
Time: 6 pm
Location: Capilano University, Sportsplex Gym

Presentation topics: Course planning, registration, financial aid and more. 9 more words

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High School Upgrading at Post-Secondary Institutions and the Adult Upgrading Grant

If you a Graduated Adult who has a high school diploma, but need to upgrade or take academic grade 11/12 courses in English, Math or Sciences for university admission or to meet program pre-requisites, one 4-credit course at a VSB Adult Education Centre now costs $550.00. 350 more words

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Students would prefer challenging careers over steady paycheques

Students would prefer challenging careers over steady paycheques

A new survey of more than 17,000 Canadian undergraduates has found that compared to last year, students are more interested in finding a career that challenges them and less motivated by the prospect of a stable, steady paycheque. 34 more words

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