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Summer in the North: Sudbury Edition

Are you spending your summer in Sudbury? Great choice! There is so much to do and so much to see. From patios to night life, festivals and events to the great outdoors, Sudbury has something for everyone. Sudbury is surrounded by lakes, trails, and parks so there is always something fun to do outdoors. Remember…

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Summer in the North: Timmins Edition

You moved to Timmins for school and can’t decide if you should stay for the summer or head back home. If you enjoyed Timmins in the winter you are going to love the summer! Beyond the amazing camping, hiking and other summer activities – which we will get to after – this summer Timmins is…

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Summer in the North: Sault Ste. Marie Edition

You finished up the school year and you’ve decided to stay in Sault Ste. Marie for the summer. You’ve made a GREAT choice! The city on St. Mary’s River is a beautiful and exciting place to spend your summer. From festivals and local attractions to outdoor adventures and great food and shopping, there’s something for…

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Summer in the North: Thunder Bay Edition

If you’ve decided to stay in Thunder Bay for the summer then you are in for a really GREAT time. What? You haven’t made up your mind yet? Well sit back, relax, and keep reading for these are only a few of many awesome reasons you should stay in Thunder Bay. Thunder Bay has an…

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Credit Cards: The Basics

1. The Good & The Bad – It All Matters Having a credit card is a great way to build your credit score but it also means you can hurt your credit score. What is a credit score? You credit score ranges from 300 to 900 – the higher the number, the better your score.* …

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Exam Study Tips

With exam season around the corner it is important to know your personal learning style and understand what the professors are expecting from you. No matter what style of learner you are it all comes down to retention. Try a few methods, test yourself – or get your roommate to test you – and see…

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Summer Employment

As a student you typically have four months of “summer,” which tends to be spent working and saving for the next school year. But how can you maximize your summer job? To start, let’s think about your future for a bit. Approaching and after graduation you probably want a career in your field of study.…

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How To Get Involved In College: Clubs Addition

So many books, so much to read, so much to learn….give yourself a break! College is an experience, growing not only academically but also personally. Did you know that sports and classes aren’t the only thing you can get involved with at college? Try a club! College clubs can help with personal growth, while giving…

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What Does College Really Cost?

When you’re budgeting for college you need to think beyond tuition. We know that a roof over your head, food and some fun actives are things you plan to have and do….plus there are always those ancillary fees that you may not have considered. Well don’t worry The Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Development…

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Summer in the North: Sudbury Edition

You’re staying in Sudbury this summer? You must be excited with all that awaits you! What? You don’t know what there is to do is Sudbury over the summer? Well let us say, you have an exciting summer ahead of you. From patios to night life, festivals and events to the great outdoors, Sudbury has…

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