A guide to writing papers

Research papers are something we’ll likely all have to face at least once in our university careers – some of us more often than others. To make the task a little less intimidating, Rebeca shares what she has discovered about the writing process.

5 Questions for the U of A Student Service Centre

With the upcoming launch of a new student service portal, Jeremy sat down with an advisor to chat a bit about what students can expect from the Student Service Centre.

How to email your professors

Communicating with professors is one of the most important, but potentially daunting tasks for a student. Tendai shares the tips she’s learned from professors as well as her experience.


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