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Taking On More Challenging Volunteer Roles

Volunteering

Challenging volunteer positions require more time and effort, but they can also be important stepping stones in your career path. Check out what Nicola says you need to be successful in a more difficult volunteer position.

By: Nicola Sznajder 113 reads | 0 comments
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How to Work, Study, and Volunteer at the Same Time

ENGAGE

If you're finding the prospect of working and volunteering while being a student daunting, don't fear! Hear from two SFU students leading busy yet productive lives.

By: Loren Catotal 149 reads | 0 comments
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Strategic Volunteering: Lessons From a Mature Student

Professional Development

Averyl from SFU Public Square shares some insights from his experiences volunteering, and has created this list of tips to help you get the most out of your volunteer positions!

By: Averyl Bancroft 235 reads | 0 comments
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Volunteer Abroad with AIESEC

AIESEC

In her latest article, Kim gives an introduction to the international organization AIESEC. If you want to volunteer in places around the globe, read on to learn about getting involved with the AIESEC's SFU chapter!

By: Kim Huynh 179 reads | 0 comments
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SFU Club of the Week: UNICEF SFU

SFU Club of the Week

In this week's Club of the Week, Emily takes a look at UNICEF SFU, and interviews their current President, Katie Mai. Read more to learn about UNICEF's activities on campus!

By: Emily Co 379 reads | 0 comments
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SFU's First-Year-Experience Program: Something All First Years Should Join!

First Year Experience

Are you starting at SFU this fall? Know someone who is? Consider the many First Year programs that SFU has to offer!

By: Anju Chhokar 180 reads | 0 comments
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Coach Talks: Can I Have Your Number (For a Reference)?

Professional Development

Will your next volunteer organizer remember you? Our human nature is we lose some memories. But there are strategies to keep your references strong. This is an article on the importance of gathering references.

By: Stephen Kaita 395 reads | 0 comments
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Keeping Track of your Volunteerism

ENGAGE

Are you making sure to keep a record of your Volunteer involvement? It is more important that you think!

By: Nicola Sznajder 445 reads | 0 comments
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Is Volunteering Good For Your Health?

Personal Development

We all know that volunteering has many great effects for the volunteer and their community, but can it also help you stay healthy? A recent study suggests it can!

By: Loren Catotal 253 reads | 0 comments
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Websites to Help You Find Volunteer Opportunities

Kim Huynh

Ever feel confused about how to find a Volunteer Opportunity online? Let Kim help!

By: Kim Huynh 549 reads | 0 comments
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SFU Club of the Week: Student Marketing Association (SMA)

Personal Development

In the second part of her series, Emily highlights the Student Marketing Association and how they help students connect with the exciting field of Marketing!

By: Emily Co 743 reads | 0 comments
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How to Balance School, Work And Life While Still Enjoying the Summer Sun

Volunteering

Ever feel overwhelmed by all of your responsibilities in the summer months? Check out this helpful list for guidance!

By: Anju Chhokar 539 reads | 0 comments
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Voluntourism (Pt 1): Things To Consider When Pairing Volunteering With Travel!

Personal Development

Have you heard the phrase 'Voluntourism' being thrown around lately? Check out one student's take on what you should consider before leaving the country to volunteer.

By: Alyssa Barnhouse 613 reads | 0 comments
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Coach Talks: I Volunteer As… a Recruit?

ENGAGE

Have you ever thought volunteer opportunities can lead to your next job opportunity? One of the best ways to land your next job is to volunteer. This is an article on using volunteer opportunities as a strategic tool to get your next paid position.

By: Stephen Kaita 745 reads | 0 comments
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Volunteering as a Creative

Volunteering

There are many creative endeavors that an SFU student can pursue (either as professional or as a hobbyist) ranging from Graphic Design, Web Design, Photography, Film, and so forth.

By: Nicola Sznajder 496 reads | 0 comments
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