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Clan wrestler collects BA on way to 2015 Pan Am Games

Canada

Justina Di Stasio is an English student at SFU who also is a member of Canada’s national senior women’s wrestling team competing at the 2015 Pan Am games in Toronto.

By: Justin Wong 5336 reads | 0 comments
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How to Land a Co-op When You’ve Only Flipped Burgers

Co-op

…or only possess experience in an entry level position. Madison lists 5 helpful tips that she learned from the process of applying to co-op positions with little to no true professional experience.  While it’s definitely harder, what’s life without a little challenge?

By: Madison Edge 5845 reads | 0 comments
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Student Success Story: Karen Johnson

Criminology

My proudest moment was being the first of a class of 12 from NEC to graduate at SFU. There are so many obstacles one must crawl over to get a degree especially being an older student.

By: Karen Johnson 15873 reads | 0 comments
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Student Success Story: Sheryl Thompson

Indigenous Career Journey Stories

"My big picture goal is to work in policy to strengthen the health and well being of Aboriginal Peoples by working to combine Aboriginal children, families, communities and health into a single concept that is so interconnected that they can not be teased apart to be treated as independent entities."

By: Sheryl Thompson 16679 reads | 0 comments
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Beyond the BC bubble: My co-op term in Burma (Myanmar)

Travel

In a country filled with monks, crazy drivers, and frequent power outages, things were different living in Burma. After four months, it started to feel a bit like home. Here’s a glimpse into my unique experience as a political intern for the Embassy of Canada to Burma (Myanmar). 

By: Layla Clarkson 6772 reads | 0 comments
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Rachel
Wong
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An Introvert’s Guide to Prepping for the Professional World

Communication

Yes, shy people can (and do!) succeed, too—and not just as murder-mystery novelists and computer programmers.

By: Leah de Roy 9687 reads | 0 comments
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Lauren
Wain
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#beCPE: How Being a Career Peer Educator Changed My Idea of Careers

Samantha Rosiczkowski

As an English major, Samantha came into the Career Peer Educator program with certain goals but her experience wasn't quite what she had expected.

By: Samantha Rosiczkowski 18408 reads | 0 comments
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On the Ground: Department Student Unions

Engagement Peers

Wondering what a DSU is and what they do? Erika shares her story about her involvement in a DSU and how it has enriched her time at SFU.

By: Erika De Torres 25254 reads | 0 comments
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