Arts and Social Sciences

[BLOG POSTING]

Paving the Way for Community Engagement

Co-operative Education

Engaging with our communities provides opportunities to connect, grow, and give back. Jasleen shares how her co-op with the Morris J. Wosk Centre for Dialogue lived up to SFU's reputation as Canada's most engaged university. 

By: Jasleen Bains 1051 reads | 0 comments
[BLOG POSTING]

From Doubtful to Confident: How I Adapted to Working Life

Autism

Initially unsure if she would be an effective counsellor, Alyssa shares how becoming a Student Academic Advisor at SFU helped her discover hidden strengths. 

By: Alyssa Chan 1121 reads | 0 comments
[BLOG POSTING]

Experiencing what Life has to Offer, in Ottawa Ontario

Co-operative Education

Moving away from home and starting a new job is both exciting and scary. This fall, Hannah began her first co-op term in Ottawa. Here she shares the ups and downs and why she would do it again in a heartbeat.

By: Hannah Weinkauf 1302 reads | 0 comments
[BLOG POSTING]

Building Relationships: 5 Tips for Networking within the Federal Government

Co-operative Education

Interested in a career with the federal government? Kate McMurchy shares tips on building new connections and making the most of your co-op. 

By: Kate MacMurchy 2463 reads | 0 comments
[BLOG POSTING]

The Government of Canada: The Digital World of Information Management – PART II

Arts and Social Sciences

In the last part of this two part series, criminology student Julia Apeles shares her experience working as an Information Managment Specialist with the federal government. 

By: Julia Apeles 1116 reads | 0 comments
[BLOG POSTING]

What Does It Mean to Program Engagement?

Co-op

FASS Student, Shina discusses her experiences leading a team on her Co-op experience and how she found success at her role!

By: Shina Kaur 2521 reads | 0 comments
[BLOG POSTING]

The Government of Canada: The Importance of Information Management – PART I

Workplace Success

What happens when a Criminology student meets the administration. Learn more about Julia’s experience in the world of Information Management as it transitions away from paperwork and towards technology. 

By: Julia Apeles 1412 reads | 0 comments
[BLOG POSTING]

My Co-op Experience as an Introvert

Arts and Social Sciences

Have a difficult time talking to people in the workplace? Are you worried about your upcoming Co-op experience? Jeffrey has some tips for you that will help you find success at your workplace!

By: Jeffrey Au 2191 reads | 0 comments
[BLOG POSTING]

Tips on Coping with a Challenging Co-op Term

Mental Health

"Working in different settings and with various personality types allows you to take in the best and the worst of the workplace" - Diana gives practical tips on coping with workplace challenges.

By: Diana Kabantsov 2339 reads | 0 comments
[BLOG POSTING]

The Pre-Interview Pep-Talk You Never Knew You Needed

Co-op Reflections

Ivy Choi gives some insightful and practical tips on dealing with those nasty pre-interview jitters.

By: Ivy Choi 1972 reads | 0 comments
Syndicate content