Academic support

Subject-specific tutoring for courses in the social sciences and humanities, such as: English, History, Sociology, Psychology, Political Science, Philosophy, Film Studies, Media Studies, International Development, East Asian Studies, etc. Academic editing of publications, dissertations, and grant applications in all subjects.

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Application support

Application support for high school students applying to post-secondary school, post-secondary students applying for graduate and professional programs, and finally resume, cover letter, and interview support as students enter the workforce. Exam preparation for standardized exams required to enter post-secondary programs,

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Professional development

VIP Writing Instruction for clients who wish to improve their written communication at school or at work, as well as expand their literary and cultural understanding and knowledge. These services are geared towards both ESL clients and native speakers, depending on one’s needs and goals. Small Writing Classes in creative

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Halloween Mental Health Awareness Event
Wanda the Witches gives her thoughts about the upcoming Halloween Mental Health Awareness Event for students and young adults sponsored by Pfau: Academic Writing. Check out more details about this event on our EVENTS page. You can also have the pleasure of being taught by Wanda, if you are registered in one of our Creative […]
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Graduating with a BA doesn’t mean you’ll end up a Barista
This intimate Career Conference hopes to impart practical skills and inspiration onto recent grads and current students who are entering the job market for the first time, or want to brush up on their job search skills. Conference Schedule:10:am to 11:45am – Resume Writing Workshop11:00am to 11:45am – Dress for Success Workshop12:00 noon to 1:00pm […]
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Midday Meditation
Join us for a weekly stress break to get re-grounded. Each session will consist of body movement, breath, and thought work. Our teacher is Celine Cheung. She has been practising meditation for over three years, and is passionate about sharing what she’s learned with others in order to reduce their stress and become more in […]


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Jamil Wahid
    Standardized Test Prep Coach Jamil Wahid is motivated to help others reach their full potential on the exam page. Jamil is currently pursuing his Ph.D. in Engineering at Ryerson University, and has substantial experience in both Canada and Bangladesh as a coach and mentor. He loves mathematical, logical, and verbal puzzles, and has successfully helped more than 50 clients with their GRE preparation - both in individual and group sessions. Jamil focuses on breaking down complex topics to byte size simple concepts and gradually working towards more difficult material. He is adept at creating personalized exam strategies and roadmaps to achieve desired results. He also shares actionable tips and tricks on test-taking, practice-material, and second-time round strategies. In his personal life - Jamil is passionate about soccer, loves spicy food and is a board game aficionado!
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Patricia Huang
Creative Content Specialist
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Daina Sparling
Academic Editor
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Lisa Pfau
CEO, Founder, and Senior Coach
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Christie Wong
Creative Writing Instructor and Coach

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