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My Experience Volunteering as an In School Mentor with Big Brothers and Big Sisters

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Anju recounts her experience as an In School Mentor with Big Brothers and Big Sisters of the Fraser Valley, and what she learned about herself and others.

By: Anju Chhokar 240 reads | 0 comments
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Coach Talks: 4 Reasons to Become a Coach

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Coaches. We have had them since we were five-years-old in sports, academics, or life. Throughout the years, we learn from other people, and this has had an influence on who we become. This is an article on reasons to become a coach. 

By: Stephen Kaita 230 reads | 0 comments
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Taking On More Challenging Volunteer Roles

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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 326 reads | 0 comments
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How to Work, Study, and Volunteer at the Same Time

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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 438 reads | 0 comments
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Strategic Volunteering: Lessons From a Mature Student

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

By: Averyl Bancroft 549 reads | 0 comments
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Volunteer Abroad with AIESEC

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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 424 reads | 0 comments
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SFU Club of the Week: UNICEF SFU

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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 621 reads | 0 comments
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SFU's First-Year-Experience Program: Something All First Years Should Join!

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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 245 reads | 0 comments
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Coach Talks: Can I Have Your Number (For a Reference)?

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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 510 reads | 0 comments
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Keeping Track of your Volunteerism

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

By: Nicola Sznajder 479 reads | 0 comments
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Is Volunteering Good For Your Health?

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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 302 reads | 0 comments
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Websites to Help You Find Volunteer Opportunities

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

By: Kim Huynh 660 reads | 0 comments
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SFU Club of the Week: Student Marketing Association (SMA)

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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 852 reads | 0 comments
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How to Balance School, Work And Life While Still Enjoying the Summer Sun

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

By: Anju Chhokar 623 reads | 0 comments
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Voluntourism (Pt 1): Things To Consider When Pairing Volunteering With Travel!

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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 710 reads | 0 comments
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