Going to and from York
March 31st: Those who use the YRT, Viva, TTC and GO buses in the York Region will automatically recognize that date as the last day of free bus service to and from the Keele campus. I know people who usually drive to school but have been riding the bus instead so they don’t have to pay for gas. When the free bus rides finally come to an end (like all other good things), York will still offer a...
The Campus Tour Check-List
When I think of tours, I think of people walking around wearing jungle hats and collar shirts pointing to random places yelling “Look here! Look there!” When I think of university campus tours, I think of the same thing – minus the jungle hats. Touring a new place can be exciting, but it can also be a bit uncomfortable. I’ve already written a blog post on the value of campus tours so, even if...
I Could Think of a Fancy Title But "York Lanes"...
Before going to the Semester Welcome Party a few weeks back, I had to do some last minute shopping. I was freaking out because the event was in two hours and I needed name-tags. Where on earth was I going to find name-tags in the time I had remaining? I debated travelling to the Staples on Highway 7 and Weston, but that was just too far (and I’d waste a bus ticket in the process). I didn’t want...
Did someone scream "ski trip"?
Reading Week has been over for a while now – boo – so now I have more time to explore York’s campus – yay. As you may be able to tell, I’ve had an insanely busy reading week that involved hanging out in the computer labs, a ski trip and, of course, reading. Wait, I never mentioned the ski (and, technically, snowboard) trip? Great, now I have something to write about. I’ve mentioned before...