Studying in University: Assumption vs Reality

Studying in University: Assumption vs Reality

We have a certain expectation as to how the tertiary study should be. Whether you are going to uni for the first time after high school or doing a part-time study while working full time, here are a few stark contrasts that you should prepare yourself for! Assumption:...
How far can you Zoom: 5 ways to survive online learning.

How far can you Zoom: 5 ways to survive online learning.

Gone were the days of sneaking away from the lecture theatre when the class is boring. Now all you need to do when the class gets boring is to leave the Zoom meeting with a click of a button (if you dare). Universities around the world are pushing for online learning...
Covid-19 Productivity: Be productive selectively.

Covid-19 Productivity: Be productive selectively.

As the world continuously plunges into an abyss of sadness and chaos, some are becoming more and more despondent to the situation around us. However, life goes on, and it still demands our attention always. How do we then stay productive in a time that is filled with...
Taking lecture notes like a champ. Because you can.

Taking lecture notes like a champ. Because you can.

Going to lectures are part of the university study experience. Most students will bring along their laptops to take down notes. If you are old school like me, pens and papers are your trusted ally. Don’t be the person who writes down EVERYTHING.  Suppose you find...