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Part 1: The Proverbial Foot in the Door

Research

Feeling stuck on the outside of the job market looking in? Need experience for a job but a job for experience? Read how one Master of Resource Management candidate made his way out of “the trap”.

By: Stephen Chastain 1512 reads | 0 comments
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Things You Learn Journeying (Close to) the Top of the World

Co-op Reflections

Nowhere are the dire effects of climate change more apparent than in the Arctic. Join Sarah as she recounts her 3-week expedition at the top of the world and the 3 invaluable life lessons learned along the way. 

By: Sarah Gutzmann 2456 reads | 0 comments
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Christiane’s Working Adventure in Bolivia! February: Arrivals and Carnaval Times

International Co-op

In the winter of 2013, SFU Geography student Christiane Pulluau trekked to La Paz, Bolivia to work with a CED (Community Economic Development) group. She shared her diary entries with us, and part one is featured here.

By: Christiane Palluau 4003 reads | 0 comments
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Christiane's Working Adventure in Bolivia! February: A Little Bird Told Me…

Geography

In the winder of 2013, SFU Geography student Christiane Pulluau trekked to La Paz, Bolivia to work with a CED (Community Economic Development) group. She shared her diary entries with us, this is part two of her adventure.

By: Christiane Palluau 3915 reads | 0 comments
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Christiane's Working Adventure in Bolivia! March: Arts and Culture

Christiane's Working Adventure in Bolivia

In the winter of 2013, SFU Geography student Christiane Pulluau trekked to La Paz, Bolivia to work with a CED (Community Economic Development) group. She shared her diary entries with us, and we present the third insallment: Arts and Culture in March.

By: Christiane Palluau 3028 reads | 0 comments
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Christiane's Working Adventure in Bolivia! Spring: Those Little Places

Destinations

In the winter of 2013, SFU Geography student Christiane Pulluau trekked to La Paz, Bolivia to work with a CED (Community Economic Development) group. In her final installment she shares some of her favourite places.

By: Christiane Palluau 6279 reads | 0 comments
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Alumni Profile: Education Opportunities in Environment & Sustainability

Co-operative Education

SFU Faculty of Environment alumni Wes Regan graduated with a BA in Geography and two certificates in Urban Studies and Sustainable Community Development. Since then, he has become a successful contractor/consultant in Community Development and Urban Planning.

By: Leigh McGregor 1713 reads | 0 comments
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Kyle’s Experience in China: An Adventure of a Lifetime

International Co-op

Kyle went on the SFD program in Summer 2012 where he worked with an organization called the Chinese Ecosystem Research Network, in China though the International Co-op program. Read on to find out what he learned from a new cultural experience.

By: Jesse Choo 4835 reads | 0 comments
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Improving the Earth: Part Three

Co-op Reflections

Neil Nunn, a third year Geography student specializing in environmental studies is passionate about environmental, developmental and social justice issues. In this article, the second of a series, Neil discusses the issue of deforestation and shares his co-op adventures at a community school in Ghana.

By: Neil Nunn 4844 reads | 0 comments
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In-SHUCK-ch Nation

Co-operative Education

Joey worked for In-SHUCK-ch Nation for his 8 month co-op, and his main project was to help plan the In-Shuck-ch Days Festival.  Read on to learn about the challenges and rewards of his position.

By: Joey Chang 1185 reads | 0 comments