Why mess with tradition, you ask? Because you’re busy, and we don’t believe in hard deadlines. (We really are flexible.) Productivity experts like to say there is no such thing…..
Next week, students will return to the TRU campus en masse, and somehow, this will still be a surprise to me. Summer always goes by faster than I expect. One…..
Last month, I devoted a weekend to cleaning my home office. I painted an ugly wall, recycled half the contents of the closet, and hung art. Having created the perfect…..
Did you hit the snooze button this morning, waffle over the blue or green shirt, and decide on an espresso over a latte? Congratulations. You exhausted your decision-making powers before…..
I’ve developed a very bad habit. At one point in my career, I used to be very comfortable writing a lot of words, and my problem was always writing less,…..
In academialand, summer session starts in May. But to me, summer starts in late spring when the parks in Kamloops smell like beeswax. There’s a particular tree or plant here that…..
Being a student has particular advantages around the holidays: you’ll never have to receive another unwanted reindeer sweater – so long as you know what else to ask for. Open…..
“November is the most disagreeable month in the whole year,” wrote Louisa May Alcott, and many students and academics may well agree. In November, midterm exams and final projects loom…..
It’s the first week of September, which is an exciting time for us at Open Learning. It’s like New Year’s Eve for students – it’s the perfect time to make…..
A Q&A with Ted Wykes, Open Learning Faculty Member for the online Event Management Certificate If you’re like me, you may think of event management and picture a party planner…..