Tagged u of c mythbusters

Do students actually skip class for BSD?

By Jill Girgulis, March 29, 2016 — You’ve almost made it to April 13, the last day of classes for the 2015–16 school year. So what are you going to do to celebrate the occasion? If you’re a University of Calgary student, you probably won’t spend it in class. At the U of C, the…

Is university a good place to find a date?

By Jill Girgulis, February 9, 2016 — If there really are plenty of fish in the sea, then there must be something wrong with the water at the University of Calgary. I’ve been told that university will be my best chance to meet a future partner. This is because — as these well-meaning people point…

How many students switch majors?

By Jill Girgulis, December 1, 2015 — University sounds so simple. A student makes it through high school. Check. They get accepted into a university. Check. They decide to pursue a degree that suits their interests and abilities. Check. They flourish in the job of their dreams that they somehow knew at age 17 was something…

Did anyone ever climb up the Social Sciences building?

By Jill Girgulis, October 23, 2015 — Have you ever heard about the kid who tried to climb up the side of the Social Sciences building? “Totally. He stuck squash balls between the ridges on the wall but got stuck near the top where the texture runs out. Firefighters had to come bring him down.”…

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