Daily Archives: August 25, 2016

Frosh 2016: Essential Sites

By Dawn Muenchrath— To successfully navigate your way through your first year, you’ll need to rely on a handful of essential websites. They’ll help you set your semesters up properly and keep things rolling smoothly throughout the year. Here are the most important ones: MyUofC (my.ucalgary.ca) This is the most important URL of your undergraduate career,…

Frosh 2016: Essential Social Media

By Emilie Medland-Marchen and Rachel Woodward— To successfully navigate your way through your first year, you’ll need to rely on a handful of shitty social media apps. They’ll help you hook-up and find some easy A’s. You’ll need them — it’s a jungle out there. @UCalgary The super-super official University of Calgary Twitter account is a decent resource…

Frosh 2016: Do’s and Don’ts of your first year

By Derek Baker — Entering university can be pretty overwhelming. No matter where you’re coming from, be it right out of high school or after taking a break from academia, starting at the University of Calgary is an intimidating task. Anxieties can rise as the people in your life bombard you with well-meant, albeit excessive…

Frosh 2016: Entertainment

By Rachel Woodward and Jason Herring— Music No matter what kind of music you’re into, it’s easy to find live shows in Calgary. If you’re looking for electronic jams, check out Commonwealth Bar & Stage or the hifi Club, both located on 10th Ave. downtown. If you like heavy punk rock, the Palomino on 7th Ave….

Frosh 2016: Places to visit

By Derek Baker — Lower Beltline (17th Ave.). Calgary’s entertainment district on 17th Ave. has great restaurants, pubs and stores and is walkable from the train. For lunch, grab a burger at Clive Burger (736 17 Ave. SW) and sit down in Tomkins Park. Or try Una (618 17 Ave. SW) for the best —…

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