student success

How to help students in distress

Christina Gonzales: Is enough being done to identify people who are struggling with the transition to post-secondary education?

For the record: Stingers’ hockey captain on resilience and teamwork

At the Maclean’s-Concordia Town Hall on the future of education and the future of work, a student panel talked about how university prepared them for the working world.

The three secret qualities of top students

Prof. Pettigrew tells what his A+ students have in common

A notable New Year’s resolution

Prof. Pettigrew shares his secrets for superior note-taking


Cultural relativism and academic advising

Exploring the disconnect between the experiences of immigrant parents in education and the environment their children will experience


Do grades really matter?

A growing body of evidence suggests grades don’t predict success — C+ students are the ones who end up running the world