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OER Francophone Conference

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By: Frédéric Jubinville, USB for The Spotlight On February 21st, 2018, in our great nation’s capital, eCampusOntario put together the first francophone conference on open educational resources (OERs) to promote, educate and collaborate between educational institutions, and start a solid conversation on this highly beneficial concept. I was privileged to have been sponsored by Campus Manitoba, as well as my … Read More

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Four Times You Should See Your Academic Advisor

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There are times as you’re studying in university or college when you may find yourself stuck. You might be thinking about changing your program, or maybe you’re a new student and you want to make sure you’re taking the right classes to meet your goals. This is when  Academic Advisors come in. They’re the superheroes that will help you figure … Read More

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Career Support is Closer than You Think

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You’ve been in university or college for a few years and it’s time to start thinking about your step into the working world. Whether you’ve worked before and then went back to school, or haven’t yet experienced working life, this is for you! You might have a goal in mind: you’ve been working hard towards a degree or diploma and … Read More

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Getting Involved with Student Government

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Any student can get involve themselves with how things run on campus. You can join a club, a society and volunteer. There are also jobs specifically designed for students. If you’re looking for something a little more, shall we say, politically driven, you may want to check out student government. Student government is just that: a governing body usually in … Read More

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International Students: Welcome to ManiSNOWba!

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International students have a lot to learn about when they come to a new country. Aside from studying, there’s learning about the new culture, weather, food and holidays, to name a few. This can be an exciting time but it can also be a little bit overwhelming. It’s a lot to learn and it can be tiring at the same … Read More

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