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The International Experience Melting Pot

During the Work Term

Jiwon Lee is an English student who did her co-op in Korea, where she taught English to school children. She shares what it's like to do a co-op on the other side of the world!

By: Jiwon Lee 3336 reads | 0 comments
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Engaging in a Co-op with SFU Co-op: Why There's So Much to Learn on the Hill

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After a year as the Special Projects Assistant with SFU Arts and Communication Co-op, I've picked up a lot of on-the-job skills and met some incredible mentors along the way. My time is up, and I'd like to pass on what I've learned in my role to anyone thinking about working on the hill.

By: Samantha Grandinetti 12730 reads | 0 comments
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How Volunteering Can Help Your Professional Development

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In return for a very minimal time commitment, getting involved with volunteer organizations, like the YWCA, can allow you to grow new and marketable skills.

By: Biljana Tepic 5518 reads | 0 comments
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OLC Volunteer Spotlight: Natalie Pope

Arts and Social Sciences

Blogging about her co-op journey from her very first job interview and offer to her current work placement, Natalie has shared countless valuable insights and stories with the OLC about her job search and workplace success. Meet Natalie and read all about her volunteer experience and why she recommends working with the OLC.

By: npope 7430 reads | 0 comments
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Alumni Spotlight: Michael Beck on Making Change through Passion

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Have you ever imagined starting your own organization? Michael Beck probably didn't either when he started his undergrad studies at SFU back in 2005. Six years later, he started a non-profit organization and just came back from an EU-sponsored tour in the UK.

By: Michael Beck 10382 reads | 0 comments

I have worked for the past 8 months as a User Engagement Project Coordinator, working on the beta team to coordinate beta projects, deploy devices, and manage participants.

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