Tuesday, 29 January 2013

Fun Facts about York University

I believe that fun facts are awesome, interesting, and cool. So how about I share some awesome, interesting, and cool facts about York, the university we know and love...
- York libraries are visited by over 3 million people annually! 
- Rachel McAdams is an Alumni of the York University Fine Arts Theatre Program!
- Other notable alumni's include Jack Layton, Dina Pugliesi, and Steven MacLean
- York is the 3rd largest university in Canada
- York's motto "tentanda via" means "the way must be tried"
- Over 6000 cups of coffee are sold on campus every single day!
- York University owns a rainforest in Costa Rica called Las Nubes

There are many more facts where that came from! Stay tuned as I share more fun facts in future blogs!

Until Next Time, I'll be Yorking Around, 

Tuesday, 22 January 2013


Your room looks plain. It needs some spice. I bet your thinking "Woah Monika, how'd you know". I just do. I also, have a solution for you... ANNUAL IMAGINUS POSTER SALE!

The Imaginus Poster Sale happens at the start of every semester, and gives an opportunity for students to buy a poster to decorate their residence room. house. kitchen, bedroom... pretty much anywhere! I got to tell you that there are a LOT to choose from!

The Imaginus Poster Sale will be going on ALL week

I snapped some pictures of just some of the posters available, so check it out!

This is what I'll be doing this weekend ;)

One of my FAVOURITE shows!




TONS of "keep calm and ..." posters!

Can you find Waldo?!

Until Next Time, I'll be Yorking Around,

Wednesday, 16 January 2013


Sorry commuter folks! This one's for Residence students!

ResLife is hosting an AMAZING event THIS SUNDAY exclusively for Residence students!
What is this event you might be wondering to yourself?

On Sunday, come out for a  FREE SKATING session from 830pm-1030pm followed by some yummy hot chocolate ;)
The event will be at the CANLAN ICE CENTRE (#1 on the campus map).
Don't have skate? Don't worry, there will be FREE skates provided (although first come first serve, so make sure you come early to get first dibs on skates).
It's an amazing opportunity to have some winter fun, meet some people you haven't met before, de-stress before course load piles up, and just have some fun fun fun!

Hope you all come out for some fun!

Until Next Time, I'll be Yorking Around,