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Farshad Murtada

Student in Markham

What I've learned as a first year that I hope I don't forget by the time I'm 40

PRESENTED ON JUN 08, 2018
IN MARKHAM @ VOL 19

Life is like a book with stories. Stories with many chapters and it’s important to revisit past chapters to be reminded of different lessons, morals, and ideas. Farshad shares a chapter that he just finished which is the first year of university. The best stories are the unpredictable and he shares this chapter that is full of surprises, fun and humour filled personal stories, from first-year, that all turned into life lessons

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