#GLAmour: Relationships Q&A

February is the month of love, and the team will be blogging about love of all kinds for our month of #GLAmour (who doesn’t love a pun bilingue?). One of the questions I get asked most is how I balance being a student and working with having a relationship.I usually joke that I just don’t,…

#OneWord365: Honour

Happy 2018! I’ve long given up on new year resolutions in lieu of setting an intention for the year based on a single word — a tradition that many of the eAmbassadors will be writing about this month. The word serves as a guiding post, a point of reference for the year, a mantra to base…

#FetesGL: Breaking Bread With Chosen Family

This holiday season, the eAmbassador team is banding together for #fetesgl and sharing their holiday traditions.  Christmas in my family has always been about the food. We exchange gifts, we spend time with our loved ones, we watch festive films — but most of our time is spent in the kitchen. I’m very lucky that I…

MIT64AARY: Finding A Community For Mixed-Race Torontonians

One of the ways I’ve changed since being at Glendon is my community involvement. It’s something so central to the campus culture, and something I’ve written about recently. Before moving to Toronto, I felt keenly my lack of community: the paucity of role models, the scarcity of people like me. I first attended a Mixed In The…

#ThanksGLiving

As you already know, I grew up in the U.K., so Thanksgiving was never a part of my life until my family moved to Toronto. Unlike poutine, plaid shirts, and snow-related activities, this is something I’ve taken to like a duck to water. A little gratitude can go a long way, so here’s a list…

#NoFilter: Five Exam-Time Habits To Break For Better Skin

Hello, friends. We’re knee-deep in exam season right now, which means the sweats are on, hair is tied back, eyes are fashionably accessorised with dark circle eye-bags and the stress-induced breakouts have reared their heads. If you’re anything like me, you might not be too concerned about the state of your skin when your GPA is…