"My time management skills were really tested, but I overcame this by attending helpful sessions also offered at the Student Success Centre."
"And what I discovered stays with me to this day - when you take the risk of being vulnerable you give others permission to be vulnerable too."
"I would really encourage all graduate and undergraduate students to start developing the necessary skills to meet the demands of today’s growing business world."
"Volunteering has made me engage with people who are inspiring, and do so much for the community."
"What’s the point of spending three plus years at a school and not remembering a single person after?"
"University can be an excellent platform for exploring a diverse set of immersive experiences."
"These are the things that I always need to remind myself, that I must learn to learn, as well as I must learn to unlearn.”
“Join a society related to your field. It is a way to properly apply learned concepts in a practical way that better prepares you for the work-force.”
"My advice for new students is to get out of your comfort zone as much as you can."
“As I helped in the kitchen, I learned new social and cooking skills. I began feeling as I belonged to school community, and I also overcame a major challenge”
“It is a truly unbelievable journey as a delegate for JMCC, an opportunity to build a network, learn by solving real-life professional cases”
"It’s important to expose yourself to the different opportunities Concordia has to offer because it will develop you as a person!"
“I now feel more at ease in approaching social challenges with a critical eye and putting a megaphone on it to get noticed and hopefully resolved”
“I feel confident through both my academic journey and this concrete work experience that my career has already begun - I don’t have to wait until I graduate for that to happen!”
“I knew I could push myself to my limits and gain incredible expertise and knowledge”
Spark! inspires students to participate in enriching learning experiences that lead to success inside and outside of the classroom.
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