OSA introduces a new biweekly student advice column featuring the hottest topics that matter to your student life. Get expert advice from our Student Wellness (SW) team about managing relationships, handling academic pressure to controlling anxiety about your career. Got questions? Need advice? Email us at OSAcares@nus.edu.sg to be shortlisted and featured in our next OSAY! issue. Hope this column will assist others who share the same concerns as you.
Dear S-Cubie: E-learning blues, how to shake it off?
"With the current COVID-19 protocol, I’ve been doing my studies through the e-learning platforms. I find it difficult to stay disciplined completing the webcasted lectures on time. Furthermore, some topics were too difficult for me to follow and I feel lost. I’m feeling more anxious and stressed by the day as my backlog is piling up. What shall I do?"
Dear S-Cubie: Group work is so painful, how to make it through?
"I’m trying my best to do well for my group project, but my group-mates don’t seem to have the same idea. How can I get my group-mates to contribute their fair share and put in their best effort?"
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