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5 Tips To Study Better

Studying is part of being a student. It allows us to understand our subjects better, perform to our full potential in exams and can be very useful later in life. While the benefits of studying are plain to see, it can be tricky for some of us to study. Noisy environments, missing notes and a lack of organization can mean that we spend a long time studying without information being retained. In this article, we’ll look at five ways that you can study better.

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Great Reasons for Burnaby International Students to Visit UBC

Recognised as being one of the top 20 research universities in the world, UBC has a breathtakingly beautiful 400-hectare campus, surrounded by ocean and forest. Why wait until you graduate from high school to spend time at UBC? Like a city unto itself, with over 54,000 students on its Vancouver campus alone, UBC has facilities that will astound you.

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How to Deal with a Burnaby Winter: Dressing like a Local

Winter is fast approaching and, for many international students, the weather for the next few months will be a big change from what it’s like at home. Fear not, however! Your fellow students will guide you in the right direction clothing-wise, and here are some tips that will get you through to the spring – although in Metro Vancouver you never know when you will need to put the umbrella away.

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Traffic Safety on the Road: A Student’s Guide

The new school year has started, with classes and after-school activities. You may have everything you need in your backpack and a full to-do list, but you also need to keep yourself safe getting where you need to go. Whether you’re traveling to school on foot, on a bike, or just getting to the bus stop, make sure you follow these basic traffic safety tips.

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Burnaby Dining on a Budget: A Student Guide

You’re on the go, with a million things to do. And you still need to eat. Sometimes even the most organized students will need to eat out from time to time. On the plus side, Burnaby’s is host to a multitude of inexpensive restaurants and cafes – that don’t sacrifice flavour or creativity.

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Why study in Burnaby?

With superior academic programs and modern facilities, all located within a city of vibrant green spaces, modern shopping malls, safe residential neighbourhoods, and state of the art public transit, choosing an education in Burnaby is the right choice.

Academics

Burnaby School District has one of the largest Advanced Placement (AP) programs in Canada.

Location

Burnaby is located in the centre of Metro Vancouver. Its world-class SkyTrain public transit provides access to downtown Vancouver in just 30 minutes.

Facilities

Burnaby schools feature modern facilities and state of the art technology.

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