Ambrose Ambassador Blogs

Ambassador Blogs

Should I Stay or Should I Go?

Posted by Mo Hickman

These past two years living on residence have been life-changing. I’ve made some super close friends and some amazing memories. I would not trade this experience for the world! But after two incredible years living in this community, my friends and I are considering moving off-campus next year. I’ve decided to make a list of some of my favourite things about living on ‘res’, and a list of what I’m looking forward to if we do move out!

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Tags: Ambrose, Residence, thisisambrose, Commuter Students

Straight from the Lion's Mouth

Posted by Thando Mkhabela

As a Student Ambassador here at Ambrose, a part of my job is letting potential students know about the school. The greatest way of doing this is through sharing personal experiences of current students. For this blog, I’ve interviewed a few students about their experience here at Ambrose University.

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Tags: ambrose university, community, end of the semester, thisisambrose

My New Journey into the Unknown

Posted by MacKenzie Baker

How many of you have ever walked completely into the unknown? Not knowing what your next step is, or where you are supposed to go? For some of you, you may be in that unknown right now. You may not know what University you are going to attend, or what career you want. For some of you, you may be starting a new job, or you may be looking for a job. The unknown is scary no matter what the situation is, but it can also be exciting! Below is my new adventure into my unknown…

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Tags: ambrose university, thisisambrose, Residence Life, unknown

Stressed?

Posted by Anna Zipprick

I don’t know about you, but I’m currently at a point in my life where stress is beyond overwhelming. It seems as though there are too many assignments to do, too much work to complete, and too many decisions to make. I have absolutely no idea how, or why, I’m at this point. BUT! I have discovered ways for me to let off some steam, and have the energy to keep going. Here’s a few suggestions:

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Tags: ambrose university, thisisambrose, stress

7 Apps and Websites that University Students Need To Know About

Posted by Emily Hyrcha

These are the websites and apps that I have found most useful throughout my University career! I would suggest taking my advice on some (if not all!) of these. They will be sure to help you out!

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Tags: Ambrose, ambrose university, thisisambrose, student apps, apps

Calgary Classics

Posted by Thando Mkhabela

Are you new to Calgary, coming for a visit, or just wanting to explore the city more? I’ve come up with a list of Calgary Classics that should definitely not be missed while taking the time to explore the city.

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Tags: Ambrose, Calgary, thisisambrose

How to Get Through the Last Six Weeks

Posted by Mo Hickman

Ahh March… the days get longer, the weather gets warmer, and the groans of exhausted students get just a little louder over the frantic tapping of laptop keyboards. It seems like just as the end comes into view, all motivation to study is lost and the desire to do school is gone.

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Tags: Ambrose, ambrose university, finals exams, thisisambrose, de-stress

My Space, My Way

Posted by MacKenzie Baker

If there is one challenge to living in residence, I would have to say that it is the concept of space. Space is something that we take for granted living at home. You have your living room, your kitchen and your bedroom to spread out in. When you move into residence you make ½ of a room your all in one “me-space”. Here are 3 steps on how to make a little residence room feel like home!

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Tags: ambrose university, Residence, thisisambrose

What Happens in the Seminary Commons?

Posted by Johana Mak

The campus of Ambrose University was built in 2008 with great facilities. These facilities include Commuter Collegium, cafeteria, a lot of seating areas, and much more. Those who are in the Seminary programs are very grateful to have an area called Seminary commons. So what happens in that area?

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Tags: Ambrose, seminary, community, thisisambrose

How flexible is Seminary?

Posted by Johana Mak

Is Seminary able to bend easily without breaking? Not literally! But because Seminary has a wide range of option courses, it can fit flexibly into your schedule.

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Tags: Ambrose, seminary, thisisambrose, online courses