Posts Tagged ‘Langara College’

How to deal with being homesick

By Ayumi Hirata, Langara College, featured writer for the Study in BC blog. Read more from Ayumi here. It is common to become homesick when people live in foreign countries where the culture is different from their own. When I first arrived in BC, I was excited about anything new that I encountered every day. However, […]

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Why I Like to Volunteer

By Ayumi Hirata, Langara College, featured writer for the Study in BC blog. Read more from Ayumi here. One of the most surprising things to me at my college is that many students are engaged in volunteer work because in my home country, university and college students rarely join volunteering. My college provides students with many […]

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Christmas in Canada vs. Christmas in Japan

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 […]

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Final Exams are Coming!

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 […]

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How to celebrate Halloween in Vancouver

By Ayumi Hirata, Langara College, featured writer for the Study in BC blog. Read more from Ayumi here. For Halloween this year, I went to VanDusen Botanical Garden for their Halloween illumination called “VanDusen Glow” with my Korean friend as the Christmas illumination at the garden last year fascinated me. I had a class which […]

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