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SCHOLARSHIP TO STUDY IN CANADA IN 2016\17
Hi, I am very much glad and grateful to share my academic dream with you.. I had has a dream to start my undergraduate studies abroad particularly  in CANADA due to its higher known-quality education in the world.. However like other many Tanzanians, my single remained parent (mother) is extremely not able to finance my studies abroad. Hence in order to realize  my academic goal, I warmly ask for your scholarship because I graduated my upper secondary education in Tanzania on May, 2015..  I SHALL BE SO THANKFUL  IF  I GET THIS HELP NOW.
Ask Anything About Waterloo AFM, SAF and CPA Here!
Hello prospective AFMers. I am an undergrad in AFM and I am here to answer any questions you may have regarding to AFM, SAF, Coop, CPA, or anything about Waterloo that is SAF related! 

UPDATE: Hi everyone, I am back. I had to avoid you guys so I don't get bombarded with questions like, "Do you think I can get in". Congrats on all the acceptances! Let me know if you need help for anything!

Waterloo AFM
I'm interested in this program and I am curious to know the difficulty of first year and also throughout the program. Is there a high dropout rate for this program or is it if you are accepted into the program that their is a lot of support and ultimately high graduation rate. Plus I see that you have to qualify for the masters year and was curious to know how rigorous it is because of the fact you get a masters in one year compared to the average time to get one(2-3 years)
Calling all yconic members!
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                              ~Jon, first year Queen’s student in Economics

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MONEY FOR SCHOOL
Hi, I am very much glad to get this unique opportunity.. I had has a dream to start my undergraduate studies abroad  mainly in CANADA due to its higher known-quality education in the world. But to put my academic goal into reality I warmly need  help to finance my studies in CANADA few months coming because I have completed my upper secondary education on May, 2015 in TANZANIA..  PLEASE HELP ME  NOW
University Admission Top 6 Average
So I'm going to grade 11 next year, and decided to take grade 12 accounting in my second semester. I heard that universities take your midterm grade 12 marks for admission, so will my grade 12 accounting credit be wasted? Or will it be sent off to the admission office with my other 3 grades from grade 12 midterm?
Business or Accounting Program?
Help! I am deciding on which career pathway to pursue. Some schools offer business programs, while some offer only accounting/finance programs. I don't know which to choose. What kind of jobs can you end up with if you study in a business program, can you still end up in accounting? If you study accounting are you restricted to just accounting as your field of specialty? Which degree will offer a better chance of employment after graduation? 
Please answer with your level of education/experience
Thank you!
IM IN A PREDICAMENT? Which part time job should I choose?
Ok so hi I'm back! (If you remember me from previous posts). Anyways, so I actually got hired at kumon, yay! I finished my 2 volunteering sessions. And will start working tommorow, the lady didn't ask for my bank info. So I assume she gives out cheques. DOES ANYONE KNOW HOW KUMON PAYS THEIR EMPLOYEES??


Ok so here's the predicament I'm also working at McDonald's. And guess what? A have shift from each place at the same time. Great, anyways normally I would choose kumon because of the less hours, easier work and such. But I feel like useless employee there, because all I LITTERALLY do is grade work! Like another new employee got a chance to actually help the kids and they have me in the corner just grading work. And I even messed up on the fractions part of the test I did at my interview and my boss gave me sheets to do....she also complimented another girl on her performance working with the kids. And not me, I don't even get a chance to do that. my boss is nice and all, but I'm still afraid that IF I CHOOSE KUMON OVER MCDONALDS ILL END UP GETTING FIRED FROM KUMON and be JOBLESS! BUT I ESSENTIALLY WANT TO WORK AT KUMON.
 
WHICH JOB SHOULD I QUITTT???? WILL MCDONALDS FIRE YOU FOR NOT SHOWING UP TO A SHIFT?

Grade 11 and 12 Accounting
I was just wondering how important grade 11 and 12 accounting is. Im planning to go to either Brock or Laurier for accounting. Im going to grade 12 this year and i haven't taken either one. It might be possible for me to add both to my schedule this year, but would it be worth it? I'd rather focus on my other courses and get a higher overall average. 
What are your thoughts? 
Why is there not enough seats to accompany future med students?
So why isn't there? Medical schools receive very qualified students; yet turn down many due to spots available. Canada is facing a doctor shortage. Wouldn't it be more logical to open more spots?
Integration into Ontario in High School
We are a Canadian family staying in India.   Kid currently studying in grade 7.
 Would it be a good idea to shift to an Ontario High School in grade 11 or 12 from India ? Is it better to  complete High School and join as Undergraduate or better to start earlier in maybe grade 9.
Focus area is Medicine .
Thanks in advance. 
Current UBC student - ask me anything
I'm a second year Computer Engineering UBC student. I took first year sciences, lived in rez, and have since transferred into Engineering. I'm also an Orientations Leader and a volunteer for Destination UBC.
 

I can answer questions about about rez life, science, how I got into UBC, engineering or transferring. This is my second forum post, my old one was getting huge and a bit unwieldy. 
Confused with Questions
Hi everyone! I'm going into grade 12 this year and I plan on applying to university. My original plans were to apply to Carleton, McMaster, and Wilfrid Laurier for Social Work. I'm not feeling 100% anymore about it and I started looking into cultural geography and anthropology and urban planning. Could anyone tell me what the first year courses are like in the social work programs and any pros and cons? Also about the other topics that I mentioned?
Ivey Grad / IBD in New York, AMA
Hello all. Used to frequent this site somewhat. I graduated Ivey not too long ago and work as an investment banking analyst in New York with one of the top firms. Feel free to ask me anything and I'll try my best to answer. 

I've been where you are now and received a lot of guidance back then. Hoping to return the favor. 
Nursing Hopefuls 2015!
Hey everyone!

I saw this thread last year and thought it was worth while to do! For anyone applying to 4 or 2 year programs.

1. Which school(s) are you applying to?
2. What other programs are you applying to as your back up?
3. What average are you aiming for your final year?
EXTRA - I want current Nursing students to be included as well! Tell us where you go, where you applied to and what your GPA in Grade 12 was or post secondary if thats what your doing right now. Also, a few pointers, tips and guidance is always great!:cheers:


1. I want to go to McMaster (4 year), Queens (4 year or 2 year), Western (2 year), UofT
2. Nursing, and nothing else!
3. I had mid 80's in high school and currently have a 3.1 from Uoft B.A second year


So common guys, reveal yourselves! ;)
Short Funds for Hockey Academy
I'm searching for funds to assist with my hockey academy at Notre Dame. If anyone has contacts or ways to assist please keep me in mind. I am a twin and fulfilling my dream of taking sports to the highest level that I can achieve, with the support of my community and local donors it might be possible.
Your Vision of "the Business Person"
I imagine that, as a businessman, I will eventually have my own office in a massive high rise that overlooks the financial district of some world class city. I will spend two or three hours of my work day with clients and colleagues and attend many networking events with powerful people in the industry. But, when I drive down the highway I see all of the corporate buildings and when I watch movies and see a white room stuffed with cubicles, I question if my vision of the life of the business person is romanticized. Can business students and graduates who have experience in the business world tell me if most business grads end up living the life I imagine they do, or do they sit in a cubicle as they work alongside highway noise in a boring office?
Best windows laptop for college?
What is the best laptop for college? Quite frankly, I am not a huge gamer.
Will a regular sized bagpack do for uni?
Title says it all. Do you carry a lot of stuff like in high school such as many binders and textbooks? Or will it be more like just a laptop and a binder/book? Thanks in advance.
Picking a university for social work
I am considering York, Kings university college, Lakehead or Mcmasters for social work. Can anyone who has experience with any of these universities tell me what the social work programs, residency and the overall university experience is like?
Nursing Program at Ryerson University- HELP!!
I am a 2nd year student in a science program at University of waterloo and I am recently interested in the nursing program at Ryerson. As many other students, I did not do well first year due to the workload and stress, but I do enjoy sciences. 

I was wondering if my chances of applying to the nursing program at ryerson next fall would be slim due to my poor grades first year. and will I be able to transfer my credits or will I have to start first year all over again?
SFU Beedie vs uOttawa Telfer vs Ryserson Ted Rogers?
I am student from Switzerland trying to transfer to business schools in Canada. Been listing out choices......but I'm stuck at deciding the priority of Beedie, Telfer and Ted Rogers...Can anyone here tell me which one is better in terms of reputation and employment in Canada? Which one of them has a better coop program? Thanks!!!
AFM Waterloo or BBA
What is the difference between the two programs? I want to get work experience, so which one will offer a better chance of getting into co-op?
AFM Waterloo
Just curious as to how to get into the AFM program at Waterloo? What was your application process like? What were you grades/extra curriculars? Also what year do you get into co-op? How competitive would you say the process is? I heard they only accept 300 people into the program. Would you say this program is better than BBA at Laurier? Not sure which to choose. Does the degree offer you the same kind of job options?