All posts by Joana Londoño

Joana Londoño is a Learning Strategist in TRSM’s Academic Success Centre. She has worked at Ryerson University for 11 years and has a rich blend of experience from various roles that have supported student achievement. Joana believes that academic achievement doesn’t happen in a vacuum, and brings her broad Ryerson experience and network into the Learning Strategist role, to keep TRSM students engaged and motivated. She firmly believes that with the right balance of challenge and support all students are capable of thriving beyond their expectations. Joana holds a master’s degree in Communication & Culture and is fluent in Spanish, French and Portuguese.

Final Exams: Make a Plan, Don’t Cram!

With final exams just around the corner, you may be feeling tired, stressed and unsure about the best way to prepare for your exams. Here are some tips you can use to make a plan and avoid last minute cramming....

/ November 28, 2017
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How to Plan for Success at TRSM This Semester

Throughout the Fall semester, TRSM’s Academic Success Centre will be sharing a series of articles related to the pillars that guide their work. The second pillar is Enhancing Student Academic Success. In my last blog post, I wrote about how...

/ September 20, 2017
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How to Kickstart Your School Year

Throughout the Fall semester, TRSM’s Academic Success Centre will be sharing a series of articles related to the pillars that guide their work. The second pillar is Enhancing Student Academic Success. University life presents a series of challenges: you have...

/ September 8, 2017

Meet Your PAC Team!

Every TRSM student is different, and each TRSM program requires different study strategies for success. For the first time ever, the TRSM Academic Success Centre has hired a Peer Academic Coach (PAC) from each school to ensure we can provide...

/ November 9, 2016
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How to Succeed in Your First Semester

Although there is no secret recipe to succeed in university, successful students tend to have something in common: they do not wait for others to tell them what to do, and they have a proactive attitude to keep on top...

/ August 30, 2016

6 Tips to Start University on the Right Foot

Starting university is a huge transition that can be accompanied by a lot of stress. You may find yourself feeling lost when adapting to a totally new environment (and sometimes even a new city or country!). However, starting university doesn’t...

/ August 25, 2016