Tag: Academic Success Centre

The Why, What and How About Personal Counselling at Ryerson

Attending university can be a very exciting time but it is not always easy.  University students today face many stressors, including adjusting to a new environment, academic pressures, irregular schedules, not getting enough sleep, making new friends, balancing work and...

/ September 27, 2018

A High-Performance Student’s Experience with the ASC

The Academic Success Centre (ASC) provides resources and support services to help all TRSM students achieve academic success. However, there is a misconception that students only use these services when they are in academic jeopardy or on probation. That is...

/ September 4, 2018

Reflections of a 4th Year Retail Management Student

As I finish up classes and move towards exams in my final year of TRSM’s Retail Management Program, I have been reflecting on my four years at Ryerson. Being an out of province student, I moved to Toronto without ever...

/ April 13, 2018

Creating Your Ideal Study Environment

Mid-terms and exams are a stressful time in the semester, and a large part of having a productive study session is dependent on your environment. It is therefore important to discover what creates your ideal work space in order to...

/ April 10, 2018
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Ryerson Opportunities: How Can You Get Involved?

Ryerson has a lot to offer. I am sure you all have heard that before. But do you actually know what that means? I did not understand this concept in my first year. I was overwhelmed by the new environment...

/ March 29, 2018

LAW122: Tips to Survive and Thrive

For the Winter 2018 Term, the Academic Success Centre is thrilled to be piloting tutoring support for LAW122.  There will be weekly study group sessions for LAW122 in the Study Group Room (TRS 2-048) facilitated by an Academic Peer Helper,...

/ February 8, 2018

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 Make the Most of the Last 2 Weeks of School

It is the last two weeks of school. With midterms behind you, you need to keep up with your courses as well as make time for lengthy projects and more. Here are a few tips I have used throughout my...

/ November 21, 2017
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Looking Back and Looking Forward: An International Student’s Experience as an Academic Peer Helper

My name is Sahil Budhrani and I am a 3rd year international student majoring in Economics and Management Science, while minoring in Finance at TRSM. This is my first year as an Academic Peer Helper (APH) at the Academic Success...

/ November 15, 2017
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Why I Feel Honoured to be a PAC

The TRSM Academic Success Centre employs upper-year students to act as Peer Academic Coaches (PACs) throughout the year. PACs coach students one-on-one to enhance their academic success and gain study strategy skills to carry them forward to graduation. Hear directly...

/ November 2, 2017