Back at Home!

Hi, I came home on the 20th of December so it’s been a couple weeks now. Last week of school was tough with four finals but somehow we survived. Right after those we travelled to Vancouver and spent our last week there. We also rented a car and did a day trip to Seattle. In…

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One month to go!

Hellooo, I don’t even know what to write because there has been so much going on. We have visited Montreal, Ottawa and New York. The French Canada trip was organized by the international centre and I could honestly recommend it for anyone. The fall was so beautiful there and especially Montreal made an impression! I…

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Exploring the city

One great thing about Toronto is that there’s always something to see. You can go downtown again and again but there’s always a reason to come back next time. It’s a perfect city for a student. The time has passed by so fast as we have been going around the city and nearby whenever we…

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Courses

I chose the courses for this semester already in Finland. They were all HR related and seemed quite interesting. Apparently I didn’t read the course descriptions too carefully because I had to do a lot of changes after attending the first classes. I realized that the Canadian law was a major component in many of…

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Orientation week

Hi! I had a busy week because it was our orientation week! There were plenty of organized activities and on top of that we did our own trips with other new students. On monday we went to the CNE Canadian National Exposition. It was a huge amusement park with lots of games and food. There were…

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First few days in Toronto

Hi! So I have been here for a while now and I’m still alive. It’s amazing how many things have happened in such a short time. The first day was quite hard because it was so intense and we were so jet lagged. I woke up before 5am and arrived here at 8pm. Anyway, the…

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Almost ready for takeoff

Helloo! It’s not too long anymore until I will travel to Canada. I can’t believe the time has passed by so fast. There have been some things that I have had to organize before I can go. – Learning Agreements – Passport (Luckily you don’t need a visa to Canada if you stay less than…

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Why Canada?

Hi! I’m Roosa, a third-year International Business student and I will spend the Fall 2015 in Toronto, Canada. I’m going to study there at Humber College Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning. In this blog I will share my experiences and hope that it will help other students who are planning to do their exchange…

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