All posts by Isha Zahid

Isha Zahid is a business student majoring in Economics and Management Science. She is passionate about creating a positive difference in her community by actively participating in numerous extracurricular activities and volunteering in her leisure time. She is currently a Peer Academic Coach at the Academic Success Centre.

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Boosting your motivation, positive emotions and learning

This week, we explore Chapter 8 of Teach Yourself How to Learn by Dr. Saundra Yancy McGuire and Stephanie McGuire: What can you do to boost your motivation, positive emotions and learning? Learning doesn’t have to be boring or stressful....

/ March 31, 2021

Resources Every TRSM Student Should Know About

It is no doubt that university life is a challenge for students considering the high expectations set for them. In my first year of university, my only goal was to attend all my lectures and get onto the Dean’s List....

/ March 19, 2021

Five Essential Steps to Make Virtual Training Successful

Adjusting to the “new normal” amid COVID-19 has been a challenge for everyone. When I discovered that the TRSM Academic Success Centre (ASC) planned on conducting virtual training for my Peer Academic Coach job, I wondered how it could be...

/ October 1, 2020