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Peer Stories: Learning and Writing Peers

Personal Development

Read about s student's personal experience as a SFU peer! Applications are now available on myinvolvement.sfu.ca

By: Sara 5141 reads | 0 comments
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When Other People Say “Thank You “ To You

Volunteering

Learn about the benefits of volunteering beyond resume experience! Rui shares her personal experience getting value from volunteer opportunities.

By: Rui Wang 4191 reads | 0 comments
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Getting “ENGAGED” With Your Breadth Courses

Volunteer Services

Lauren helps ease you of any fears surrounding breadth courses! Read on to find out how taking classes outside your major can help get you more engaged.

By: Lauren Kresowaty 5423 reads | 0 comments
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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 31765 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 5758 reads | 0 comments
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Intern for the Vancouver Magazine

ENGAGE

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 8941 reads | 0 comments
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Ethics in Health

Opportunities

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. 4915 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 4551 reads | 0 comments
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Richmond Food Bank Society

Volunteering

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 5062 reads | 0 comments
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Engage Me SFU Blog- Student of the Week

Series

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 5672 reads | 0 comments
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Gain a Great Experience and Great Skills. Become an Orientation Leader!

Personal Development

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 7762 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 36229 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 5987 reads | 0 comments
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Camp Goodtimes - Make summer memorable for children and families affected by cancer

Opportunities

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 5920 reads | 0 comments
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Warming Up!

Opportunities

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 4487 reads | 0 comments
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Effective Web for Engaged Organizations: A Case Study of Amnesty.ca

Volunteering

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 4849 reads | 0 comments
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Mentor International Students with the International Mentorship Program

Volunteering

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 3839 reads | 0 comments
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Enacting Positive Change = Advocacy

ENGAGE

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 3175 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 4747 reads | 0 comments
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Why Not Become an Event Photographer?

Volunteering

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 4682 reads | 0 comments
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