Room 6:01 Student Blog

Room 6:01 is a gathering space in the Tower Residence on campus. Students meet in 6:01 to connect, take a break from their studies, have fun, and share their struggles. The Room 6:01 Blog is where current student bloggers Bianca, Lindsay, Kayla, McKena, and Emily share their campus experiences. They blog about tips for preparing for university, life on campus, living in residence, athletics, and the city of Edmonton.

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Vegan Thanksgiving Recipes

Vegan Thanksgiving Recipes

Posted on: Oct 10, 2019

Thanksgiving weekend is finally here! I always look forward to thanksgiving weekend, not only because it’s a nice break from school, but also because of the fun times with family, and of course, thanksgiving…

Fall Dates in Edmonton - The Perfect Places to Spend Time with Your Significant Other, BFF, or Yourself

Fall Dates in Edmonton - The Perfect Places to Spend Time with Your Significant Other, BFF, or Yourself

Posted on: Oct 08, 2019

Whether you’re hanging out with your significant other, your best friend, or just want to have some “me” time, I have a few places you need to check out before the cold winter weather approaches!…

The Ultimate Fall Comfort Food Recipes

The Ultimate Fall Comfort Food Recipes

Posted on: Oct 03, 2019

Fall is the ultimate comfort season. It’s the season for cozy sweaters, hot chocolate, apple crisp, and hot soup. What’s more comforting than eating a hot bowl of homemade butternut squash soup? Nothing!…

Open House Experience Map

Open House Experience Map

Posted on: Oct 01, 2019

Each year during our Open Houses we have many students walk through King’s doors ready to experience what our school has to offer.  Some come with a mix of nerves and excitement, others fully ready…

Seasonal Netflix Picks: Fall Recommendations

Seasonal Netflix Picks: Fall Recommendations

Posted on: Sep 26, 2019

Is it me or has September just flown by? To bid farewell to September, welcome in October, and transition slowly from summer to fall, us student workers have created a series where we share some top seasonal…

The King's University: 40 Years of History

The King's University: 40 Years of History

Posted on: Sep 24, 2019

As you may already know, this year is King’s 40th anniversary! Talks about the need for Christian higher education started in the 1960’s, specifically the need for university degrees from a Christian…

3 Easy and Delicious Soup Recipes

3 Easy and Delicious Soup Recipes

Posted on: Sep 19, 2019

King’s really excels in building and developing community. A specific example of this is the Admission’s office. Since this past January, every Friday the Admissions Department eats soup together…

Interdisciplinary Studies True or False: What is

Interdisciplinary Studies True or False: What is "I.S."?

Posted on: Sep 17, 2019

It has officially been 3 weeks since the back to school craze has started. I hope you have had the chance to settle into your classes and get a feel for our campus! Now that the first few weeks of school…

Gardening Season in Review

Gardening Season in Review

Posted on: Sep 12, 2019

I hope you are all getting settled back into a routine and enjoying the second week of classes! For today’s blog, I’m going to talk about my gardening experience this summer! This was my first summer…

Welcome Back! What's New at King's

Welcome Back! What's New at King's

Posted on: Sep 03, 2019

Welcome back to school! Today is the first day of classes, and we’ve had students on campus for a little while now, moving in and attending orientation. The whole building is buzzing with excitement…

Admissions Behind the Scenes: Mail Outs

Admissions Behind the Scenes: Mail Outs

Posted on: Aug 30, 2019

As the summer months come to a close, we begin to welcome the start of a new academic year. For this last summer blog, I thought it would be nice to transition into the new school year by getting to know…

How to Make Vegan Avocado Brownies

How to Make Vegan Avocado Brownies

Posted on: Aug 28, 2019

I hope the cover photo caught your eye, because you’re in for a treat with this blog! I’ve been vegan for over 6 months now, and have been experimenting with vegan baking for a while, but I wanted…

International Dog Day: Adopt, Don't Shop!

International Dog Day: Adopt, Don't Shop!

Posted on: Aug 26, 2019

Today is International Dog Day. Dogs are the most pure and sweetest creatures of this planet, in my opinion. I have three dogs at my parents’ house that I love with all my heart. If you have your own…

How to Transition from Summer to Back to School

How to Transition from Summer to Back to School

Posted on: Aug 23, 2019

The countdown is on! School starts back up again for the return of the fall semester on September 3rd – in 11 short days! That transition from summer back into school mode can be tough, so take a look…

15 Unique Edmonton Eats

15 Unique Edmonton Eats

Posted on: Aug 20, 2019

Whether you’re new to Edmonton or have lived here forever there a probably some incredible places to eat that you’ve never heard of. To help broaden your horizons, I have compiled a list of some of…

7 Meal-Prep Tips to Help You Love Food & Love Yourself

7 Meal-Prep Tips to Help You Love Food & Love Yourself

Posted on: Aug 16, 2019

This blog is all about food, but instead of recipes, I am going to talk about different kinds of meal prepping tips and ideas to make meal prepping a little easier for you. Tip #1: SalesThe first step…

Folk Fest: The Volunteer Experience

Folk Fest: The Volunteer Experience

Posted on: Aug 13, 2019

As some of you may already know, this past weekend was the Edmonton Folk Music Festival! I hope some of you made it out, because it was a great time! This year I did something different and volunteered…

Book Lovers Day: A-Z Book Reccomendation List

Book Lovers Day: A-Z Book Reccomendation List

Posted on: Aug 09, 2019

Happy Book Lovers Day! This is the perfect day to set aside some reading time. Why not complete some reading sprints? Set a timer for an hour and focus on nothing but reading – see how many pages you…

Healthy Summer Popsicle Recipes

Healthy Summer Popsicle Recipes

Posted on: Aug 07, 2019

Summer is my favorite time of the year! The weather is amazing, and I absolutely love days at the beach, but one of the best things about summer is the endless cold sweet treats. While you can always…

International Cat Day: Cat Adoption FAQ

International Cat Day: Cat Adoption FAQ

Posted on: Aug 05, 2019

Hey everyone! International Cat Day is only two days away! As someone with a fond love for cats, I definitely recommend adopting one into your family. If you’re not sure if this would be the right decision…