Author: Janet Nguyen

Janet Nguyen is a third-year Creative Writing and Screenwriting double major at York University. She loves to spend time playing with her kitten, Bean; cook vegetarian food; read all kinds of books, play Animal Crossing, and of course, write. She hopes her blog posts can help students navigate their way through this school year!

Posted by Janet Nguyen on January 22, 2021

The last year has been one unlike any other and I don’t know about you, but I have been paying extra attention to my mental health. Let’s hope that this pandemic brings speaking about mental healt ...
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Posted by Janet Nguyen on January 19, 2021

Now that you’re settled into the winter term let’s all take a minute to breathe! Be proud of yourselves for making it through 2020. What a ride that was. I’m here to write about the superhe ...
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Posted by Janet Nguyen on January 8, 2021

Welcome back Lions! Are you ready to start a new calendar year? You may be a new student starting your University journey or a continuing student making progress in your degree. If you’re not famili ...
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Posted by Janet Nguyen on December 10, 2020

Everyone writes, especially in this day and age. Whether it’s your critical final essay, a lengthy Instagram caption or a poem scribbled out in the margins of your notebook – you’re a writer! Ev ...
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Posted by Janet Nguyen on December 1, 2020

Wow! It’s already December and we are gearing up for Winter Break. Next term is less than a month away, so we wanted to share some fun and non-traditional courses that you may not know about for Win ...
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Posted by Janet Nguyen on November 24, 2020

Can you believe we are approaching the end of the Fall term? Who is still in shock when you look at the date? We are! We know that the pandemic has impacted… well, everything but especially in-perso ...
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Posted by Janet Nguyen on November 18, 2020

Over the past few months, we’ve written about different ways to help you adapt to the strangeness of 2020, such as our Top Mindfulness Apps and Ways to Stay H ...
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Posted by Janet Nguyen on November 13, 2020

We all know that going to university is a big step, and there’s so much to know and learn in addition to your coursework such as extended health benefits. That’s why we wanted to wr ...
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Posted by Janet Nguyen on October 29, 2020

How is everyone doing with learning from home? As humans, we are resilient creatures and we adapt as best as we can, but I know very well how easy it is to get distracted ...
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