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Everyone Wants to Leave for the Big City

Posted February 10, 2016 by Recultured Team

After high school, everyone goes their separate ways, with many people getting right on the road out of town. Some spend a gap year traveling, some enroll in schools across the country or in other countries, and some drive a few cities over to live the dorm life. Even now in university, students are intrigued […]

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Co-op: The Perfect Antidote for An SFU Mid-Life Crisis

Posted February 2, 2016 by Fiona Leung

Like many third year undergraduate students, I was going through an SFU mid-life crisis; a time in which the fear of not being able to land a field-related job after graduation was ever more prevalent. Thankfully, joining the SFU cooperative education program was the perfect antidote as it provided me the skills and resume boosting work experience needed to ensure a successful future out of university.

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SFU vs. UBC; the Real and the Fake

Posted December 17, 2014 by Recultured Team

As a student in Vancouver, you have an endless list of institutions to choose from to further your education. Despite the evident freedom, there is the tendency for other students’ attitudes associated with their ideologies to taint your search. A quick Google search of which institution is better between SFU and UBC exemplifies how destructive such a discussion can become; further causing unnecessary anxiety for outsiders looking in.

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Add Some Flavour to Finals Crunch Time

Posted April 3, 2014 by Recultured Team

Hungry while studying? Too lazy to make “real food” but feeling guilty for eating junk food? Increase your GPA, not your waist line, with these healthy study snacks.

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What you need to know about the Simon Fraser Spring Sendoff

Posted April 1, 2014 by Recultured Team

I caught up with the Spring Sendoff project manager, Brandon Chapman, to get some details on what’s new to this event, if the planners faced resistance from administrators, and his take on SFU’s social life.

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