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Resumes, Cover letters, Interviews and Volunteering: Remaining Professional for Unpaid Experiences

Volunteering

Kerri shows you where to find SFU's resources for building your resume, coverletter, and interview skills. Read on to find out how to use this to get volunteer positions.

By: Kerri Jesson 31317 reads | 0 comments
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Engaged Student of the Week: Hannah Seraphim

Engagement Peers

Check out this week's Engaged Student of the Week! Learn about why and how they are engaged and how you can get involved at SFU too.

By: Donya Jalali 5563 reads | 0 comments
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Intern for the Vancouver Magazine

Opportunities

Karen tells you why you should intern for Vancouver Magazine and what they offer! Read on to discover the different opportunities and the skills you could develop by volunteering.

By: Karen Cui 8711 reads | 0 comments
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Ethics in Health

ENGAGE

Selva talks about the concept of ethics and why it can be difficult to apply. Read on to find out opportunities to get involved in discussing ethics!

By: Selva B. 4701 reads | 0 comments
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Tips for Getting Involved

ENGAGE

Check out Felice's article giving you the Do's and Dont's of getting involved! Read on to find out ways to get engaged with your university.

By: Felice Rafael 4376 reads | 0 comments
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Richmond Food Bank Society

Opportunities

Read Jeff's exclusive interview with Margaret Hewlett from the Richmond Food Bank Society. Find out her input and why she thinks volunteering is a great start for you!

By: Jeff Anthony 4897 reads | 0 comments
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Engage Me SFU Blog- Student of the Week

Engagement Peers

The Engagement Peers have started their new segment; Student of the Week! They will profile various engaged students at SFU to show how easy it is to get involved. This week, learn about Hafsa and how she is getting engaged!

By: Terry Qiu 5531 reads | 0 comments
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Gain a Great Experience and Great Skills. Become an Orientation Leader!

Opportunities

Alex has the scoop on why you should become an orientation leader! Read on to find out how she gained transferable professional skills while having a blast.

By: Alexandra Lowe 7397 reads | 0 comments
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How to Promote Cross-Cultural Experiences in Your Resume

ENGAGE

Rui dishes about how volunteering can beef up your resume and give you a cross cultural edge! Read on for great tips and resources. 

By: Rui Wang 33816 reads | 0 comments
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Networking: The “Secret” Way to Obtain a Position

Opportunities

Kerri shares the secret to finding hidden volunteer opportunities! She also gives tips on how to get over your fear of networking. Read more to find out!

By: Kerri Jesson 5813 reads | 0 comments
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Camp Goodtimes - Make summer memorable for children and families affected by cancer

Volunteer Services

Lauren give the scoop on Camp Goodtimes and why you should volunteer for this great cause! Act fast because volunteer applications are due soon!

By: Lauren Kresowaty 5701 reads | 0 comments
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Warming Up!

Volunteering

Got questions about the Engagement Peers? Guest writer, Felice, has some answers for you! She gives the low down on the President's Winter Warm Up and the role that the peers played there. Read on to find out more.

By: Felice Rafael 4331 reads | 0 comments
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Effective Web for Engaged Organizations: A Case Study of Amnesty.ca

ENGAGE

Whether you are passionate about defending human rights, or are in the process of designing a website to promote your own community engagement or philanthropic organization, Lauren highly recommends visiting the website of Amnesty International Canada!

By: Lauren Kresowaty 4681 reads | 0 comments
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Mentor International Students with the International Mentorship Program

Opportunities

Find out about Sabrina's personal experience being a mentee and how it inspired her to volunteer to mentor someone. Learn the ways that you can get involved and make a difference in someone else's life!

By: Sabrina Azaria 3682 reads | 0 comments
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Enacting Positive Change = Advocacy

Opportunities

Check out Jeff's reflection on society and how to promote positive change. He offers some suggestions on places to start and why you should! Read on to learn more.

By: Jeff Anthony 3078 reads | 0 comments
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Get Involved with Letters for the Inside Project!

Volunteering

Have you ever heard of the Simon Fraser Public Interest Research Group, or simply, SFPIRG? If you haven’t, and you’re interested in more volunteering opportunities and ways to get involved in your community, then read on!

By: Sabrina Azaria 4512 reads | 0 comments
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Why Not Become an Event Photographer?

ENGAGE

Rui tells the advantages of volunteering as an event photographer that you may not have thought of! Read on to find out why you should take that position event if you don't think it would advance your career!

By: Rui Wang 4463 reads | 0 comments
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Volunteer with the Vancouver Mokuyokai Society

Volunteering

Learn about the Vancouver Mokuyokai Society! A society dedicated to connecting Japanese and Canadians in Vancouver. Find out about volunteer positions and the benefits that they can provide for you! 

By: Karen Cui 6167 reads | 0 comments
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Volunteer as a receptionist for Kiwassa Neighbourhood House

Volunteering

Rui Gives some insight about her volunteer experience at Kiwassa Neighbourhood House and how it helped her improve her English. Read on to find out her personal experience and how it can help you too!

By: Rui Wang 7024 reads | 0 comments
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So You Can’t Do It All. That’s Okay.

Volunteering

There are lots of people that will tell you about all the things you should or could be doing, and why doing these things will benefit you. But sometimes you can’t, you really can’t, do it all. And Lauren is here here to tell you that that’s okay too.

By: Lauren Kresowaty 4317 reads | 0 comments
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