An Inside Look into the Life of Professor: Podcast Episode Live!
We interview, Danielle Law, PhD, and Associate Professor in Psychology and Youth and Children’s Studies at Wilfrid Laurier University, about her journey in academia and her thoughts on finding a career as a recent graduate. HIGHLIGHTS An insider’s look into the life and work of a busy academic Advice and things to consider for undergraduate […]Learn More
The Student Experience: Podcast Episode Live!
We interview, Lisa Meng, a recent Bachelor of Psychology graduate, about the what she has learned after reflecting on her four years of undergraduate experience. HIGHLIGHTS Things to think about when transitioning from high school to university The importance of accessing campus resources What to avoid during your first-year The pros and cons of roommates […]Learn More
Meet our CEO: Interview with Lisa Pfau
Lisa Pfau is the founder, CEO, and Sr. Coach at PFAU Academic Writing. We discussed how she came to be an entrepreneur, writer, coach, and teacher. We also talk about her own experiences writing papers and applying for Grad School, and how she uses those experiences inform the coaching she provides to clients. As the […]Learn More
The Art of Application Writing: Podcast Episode Live!
We interview Lisa Pfau, founder and CEO of PFAU Academic Writing, on the grad school application process as she reflects on her own journey on becoming a writing coaching and entrepreneur. HIGHLIGHTS Her journey to building the business Advice for students who have yet to uncover their passion The art of selling yourself in a […]Learn More
Sleep Hygiene: Interview with Erin Spencer
Erin Spencer is a registered Occupational Therapist. We discussed goal setting and routines, particularly around sleep hygiene. Since students often have a varied and flexible schedule that allows them to stay up late and sleep in, particularly as we move into online classes, establishing and maintaining daily healthy routines can be a challenge. Erin currently […]Learn More
Sleep Hygiene: Podcast Episode Live!
We interview Erin Spencer, a registered Occupational Therapist, on sleep hygiene and building routines. HIGHLIGHTS Her journey to becoming an occupational therapist How students can manage stress Importance of sleep in healing Tips for sleep hygiene and healthy sleep routine To get more help with professional development and writing,Learn More
Communication for Second Language Learners: Interview with Catherine Steele
Catherine Steele is a pronunciation coach, accent reduction specialist, and owner of English Pronunciation of Success. We discussed the importance of clear communication in professional and academic environments. For students whose first language is not English, clear communication can be a barrier to getting those great ideas across. Catherine Steele has a Bachelor’s of Education […]Learn More
Communication for Second Language Learners: Podcast Episode Live!
We interview Catherine Steele, a pronunciation coach, accent reduction specialist, and owner of English Pronunciation of Success. HIGHLIGHTS Importance of proper pronunciation Commonly mispronounced words Client success stories Advice for international students To get more help with professional development and writing,Learn More
Careers in the Arts – Social Work: Interview With Janelle Lewis
Janelle Lewis is a social worker in the Toronto area who has experience working with vulnerable populations. While jobs in the sciences are sometimes considered to be “practical” an arts degree provides skills and opportunities, which can be used for careers that make meaningful differences to the community. Over the past two years, Janelle has […]Learn More
Careers in the Arts – Social Work: Podcast Episode Live!
We interview Janelle Lewis, a Program Resources Worker in the Regent Park community of Toronto and volunteer with vulnerable populations. HIGHLIGHTS Janelle’s reasons for pursuing social work Challenges and rewards of being a social worker The process of becoming a social worker Attending grad school in the fall To get more help with professional development […]Learn More