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Practice Self Compassion for Better Mental Health

Practice Self Compassion for Better Mental Health

By Speakeasy Peer Supporter As a Speakeasy Peer Supporter, I would like to share my journey towards greater mental health and self-compassio... Read more

Food needs to be more affordable

Food needs to be more affordable

This week UBC students share their struggles to get enough to eat. If you have a money story to share you can submit it anonymously. Name: g... Read more

Student Stories of Financial Challenge

Student Stories of Financial Challenge

In this series UBC students tell us their challenges of juggling school and finances. If you have a story to share you can submit it anonymo... Read more

The Academic Experience Survey

The Academic Experience Survey

Each year the AMS asks students to tell us what they like/dislike about UBC and their areas of stress. The Academic Experience Survey (AES) ... Read more

Understanding the needs of students with disabilities

Understanding the needs of students with disabilities

Meet Sara Izadi-Najafabadi a PhD Candidate at BC Children’s Hospital where she focused on brain changes after rehabilitation in children w... Read more

Are finances a source of stress in your life?

Are finances a source of stress in your life?

Tuition, debt, rent, groceries, and other living expenses quickly add up, leaving many of us with a close to a negative balance in our bank ... Read more

5 Can’t-miss events this February

5 Can’t-miss events this February

By Iciar Fernandez Where did January go? We’re now one full month into this new decade, and I don’t know about you, but I am still tryin... Read more

Meet Cristina Ilnitchi, VP External Affairs

Meet Cristina Ilnitchi, VP External Affairs

By Natalie Chu    The 2020 AMS Elections are almost here, and the nomination period is now open! If you’re looking to get more invol... Read more

How to talk to strangers anxiety-free

How to talk to strangers anxiety-free

By Iciar Fernandez  Networking is a blessing and a curse. Meeting inspiring individuals that bring new perspectives and ideas can be great ... Read more

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