Author: Lauren Dick

Lauren Dick is a fourth-year Professional Writing major who is also working towards a Professional Certificate in Marketing at York U. She loves to curl up with a good story and a warm cup of tea (only English Breakfast, mind you), and she hopes her blog posts encourage current and incoming students to learn more about York U and its community.

Posted by Lauren Dick on May 16, 2019

Fall/Winter course registration is just around the corner, Lions! With hundreds of courses offered at York University in the 2019-2020 Fall/Winter academic session, we know that it can be hard to read ...
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Posted by Lauren Dick on May 9, 2019

Happy summer, Lions! One of the best things about the summer months is that they give you lots of time to catch up on self-care and try new things. While your summer plans may include sleeping in and ...
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Posted by Lauren Dick on April 30, 2019

Now that the Winter 2019 term is at a close, it’s time to reflect on some key blog posts we’ve written for you over the Winter term. We know you may have been busy with school, work and your socia ...
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Posted by Lauren Dick on April 9, 2019

We’re almost at the end of the 2018-2019 academic session, and it’s a pretty big milestone for me: I’m graduating! As a fourth-year student graduating in June 2019, I thought it was time to shar ...
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Posted by Lauren Dick on April 2, 2019

The summer term is right around the corner, so it’s time to add summer courses to your lineup! York University offers a diverse selection of summer courses, so why not take the chance this upcoming ...
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Posted by Lauren Dick on March 26, 2019

Now that we’re in March and the Summer 2019 course schedules are available, it’s the perfect time to start thinking about summer – summer courses, that is. As someone who has taken quite a few s ...
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Posted by Lauren Dick on February 28, 2019

International Women’s Day is almost here, Lions! This yearly celebration serves to recognize women’s rights and the movement towards gender equality, while highlighting womens’ worldwide contrib ...
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Posted by Lauren Dick on February 21, 2019

York University’s residence application deadline is approaching fast, which means it’s time to talk about residence life! Growing up in Ottawa, I didn’t know what to expect when I moved into res ...
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Posted by Lauren Dick on December 20, 2018

Over the course of the Fall 2018 term, the #YUBlog team has published at least two blog posts a week—that’s over 30 posts! We know that it can be a lot to choose from when you are picking a post t ...
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