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By Mihika Vyas, Press & Written Media Team

What does it mean to major in Peace, Conflict and Justice?

I first heard about majoring in Peace, Conflict and Justice in my freshman year at the University of Toronto. The program was introduced to me as “PCJ” through an alumni of…


By Jane Wen, Press & Written Media Team

Although no one is particularly thrilled to hear this reminder, the summer is coming to an inevitable close, and a new school year is just around the corner. For me, this means scrambling to make the most out of these final weeks…


By Samra Ashe, Press & Written Media Team

Everyone has dreams and aspirations for their ideal life. But sometimes, we can get so caught up in the monotonous pace of life that we stop living with those dreams in mind. They seem distant, far away and impossible, something destined to…


By Samiha Zaman, Press & Written Media Team

Sometimes I ask myself, How did I end up as a business major?

As a descendant of South Asian immigrants, I grew up in a family favoring STEM careers. Both of my parents studied biology in college, and most of my relatives…


By Vaidehi Bulusu, Press & Written Media Team

Managing your finances is an extremely important life skill. College is an ideal time to start learning this skill, as you’ll be independent for probably the first time in your life, and therefore will have to handle things on your own. …


By Mihika Vyas, Press & Written Media Team

What does it mean to major in human geography?

Just about every time I tell somebody that one of the double majors I am pursuing is human geography, I am promptly asked to explain what the study of the field entails. Since…


By Samra Ashe, Press & Written Media Team

One of the great things about the summer is that it opens our schedules up to whatever we want to do beyond schoolwork, whether that be extra time to make money, take on resume-enhancing internships or focus on personal development. For me…


By Laura Fernandez, Press & Written Media

Biology as a major is a branch of science, and can sometimes be referred to as life or health sciences. It is the study of life, which includes living organisms, plants, bacteria, cells and animals. You take a variety of courses in your…


By Taylor Clark, Press & Written Media Team

The Press & Written Media Team has compiled a list of all of our recent favorite books for you to indulge in during these uncertain times. We may not be able to travel very far in person, but that doesn’t mean we…


By Vaidehi Bulusu, Press & Written Media

Now that it’s summer, I finally had the time to finish off some of the books on my reading list. Not only is reading fiction fun, but it also offers a new perspective about the world and gives you the chance to empathize…

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