Learning from Nature

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By Xin Yan Chua, international student from Singapore studying at Columbia College My solo time in beautiful BC allowed me to relate to the wilderness away from city life. Out of all my solo time, even though I could feel the tranquility in urban parks, the largest impact was experienced in the deep forest like […] Read More »

Christmas in Canada vs. Christmas in Japan

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By Ayumi Hirata, Langara College, featured writer for the Study in BC blog. Read more from Ayumi here. I already have Christmas fever because Christmas is right around the corner! It was not until last year that I spent Christmas for the first time in Canada. Comparing Canadian Christmas to Japanese Christmas, here are some differences […] Read More »

Finally Here

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By Bamidele Oni, University of British Columbia, featured writer for the Study in BC blog. Read more from Bamidele here. Wow! How time flies, it has been almost a total of four months since I arrived in the beautiful city of Vancouver.  I have made a lot of friends and tried new cuisines from various cultures. The […] Read More »

Introducing Our Featured Writer: Bamidele Oni

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By Bamidele Oni, University of British Columbia, featured writer for the Study in BC blog. Read more from Bamidele here. My name is Bamidele Oni. I am from Nigeria and I arrived in the province of British Columbia (BC) on August 1, 2017. I am currently enrolled as a graduate student studying for a Master […] Read More »

Final Exams are Coming!

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By Ayumi Hirata, Langara College, featured writer for the Study in BC blog. Read more from Ayumi here. Final exams are coming next month! As you know, final exams are really important. This is not only because a final exam is the last exam of the semester and the score accounts for a large portion of […] Read More »