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5 Reasons Why It’s Better to Give than to Receive

Mental Health

What sense does it make to add volunteering to your already busy schedule? Can any good come out of that? You might be surprised with what I've found!

By: Bethany Collins 7954 reads | 0 comments
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Volunteer for CACUSS “Whole Campus, Whole Student” Conference 2015

Volunteering

I had the opportunity to speak to some of the CACUSS 2015 Conference organizers about the goals and meaning of the conference theme: “Whole Campus, Whole Student" as well as the benefits of volunteering your time and skills for this conference and beyond.

By: Elvira Chan 6588 reads | 0 comments
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Coach Talks: 3 Floors Down

On-Campus

I’ve worked in the sports industry for ten years, and to this day I still love it. This article is all about growth in one of my athletic sports positions, discussing my personal and professional experience, as well as a thank you letter to a good mentor of mine.

By: Stephen Kaita 4151 reads | 0 comments
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Support KidSafe Project Society in the BMO Vancouver Run4Hope Marathon

Volunteering

I’ve never been a runner, so naturally I thought helping a not-for-profit look for marathon runners would pretty much be impossible. But my friends and I created an SFU team of runners and this experience has been more than rewarding. 

By: Natalie Poon 5421 reads | 0 comments
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Volunteering with SFU Residence and Housing

On-Campus

As a person living on campus, Shayne was looking for ways to get involved with SFU and ended up finding leadership opportunities that took her from her dorm to all around Vancouver! Read about her experiences with SFU Residence and Housing!

By: Shayne Mattern 7385 reads | 0 comments
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SFU Club of the Week: SFU Passion Club

Volunteer Services

For this week’s Club of the Week Spotlight, Janelle interviews Niyanta, president of SFU Passion Club.  Learn more about the club which provides various self-development workshops for young women!

By: Janelle Santos 6279 reads | 0 comments
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Mentoring with Big Sisters: More than Just Volunteering

ENGAGE

On the one hand, being a Big Sister can lead to great potential benefit for the youth, but on the other hand, perhaps you’re worried if you would make a great Big Sister. Here is Evelyn's take on the matter.

By: Evelyn Chen 4157 reads | 0 comments
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5 Benefits of Joining an Executive Board

Micaela Evans

There are many benefits to joining an Executive Board, here are five you might discover at SFU or beyond!

By: Micaela Evans 16987 reads | 0 comments
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The Other Side of the Desk: Interview Tips from an Interviewer's Perspective

Professional Development

Ever wonder what an interviewer is thinking during your interview? Here’s Bernice to give you a sneak peek thanks to her experience on an SFSS hiring committee!

By: Bernice Puzon 13480 reads | 0 comments
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International Justice Mission SFU hosts SFU Justice Week

ENGAGE

Let's be the generation that ‪ends Modern-Day Slavery. International Justice Mission SFU will be hosting SFU's first-ever Justice Week from Feb. 23-27. This week will be packed with fun and free events. So grab your friends, get inspired and get involved!

By: Kaitlyn Yeung 9252 reads | 0 comments
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Encourage Positivity with Go Girls! Healthy Bodies, Healthy Minds

ENGAGE

Have you considered giving back to the community as a mentor? In this post, learn more about the Go Girls! Healthy Body Healthy Minds program from Big Sisters of BC Lower Mainland. You'll also hear from fellow SFU student, Emily Gordon, who has become a coordinator of the program!

By: Vanessa Woznow 7659 reads | 0 comments
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How Seeing Less Helped Me See More

Volunteering

Finding out about an incurable genetic disease is definitely a game changer. With the right attitude it can be change in the right direction as I was able to get involved with CNIB (Canadian National Institute For The Blind) and support a new community of inspiring individuals.

By: Lucia P. 10020 reads | 0 comments
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So you want to be an SFU Public Square volunteer!

SFU Public Square

SFU Public Square is currently looking for office volunteers to aid them this Spring! But before you apply, read about Sophie's experience and the opportunities that SFU Public Square provides!

By: Sophie Ni 6294 reads | 0 comments
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A Look at the SFU Red Cross

Professional Associations and Clubs

Are you interested in humanitarian issues both in Canada and around the world? Would you like to get involved? Then check out the SFU Red Cross Club today!

By: William Reid 11353 reads | 0 comments
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Club of the Week: SFU Dance Marathon

Professional Associations and Clubs

Next in the SFU Club of the Week Spotlight, Emily interviews Jordan and Sandali, co-directors of SFU Dance Marathon, an event to raise money for BC Children's Hospital.

By: Emily Co 7653 reads | 0 comments
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Club Spotlight: Campus Cursive at SFU

Company/Organization Spotlight

The world needs more love letters, and this club is spreading them around SFU.

By: Bernice Puzon 8500 reads | 0 comments
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5 Ways to Get Involved on Campus

Professional Development

Learn about various ways to enhance your university experience by getting involved this semester.  This article explores different areas of interest that students can get involved in and resources helpful to those seeking out meaningful volunteer and leadership opportunities.

By: Manal Masud 9602 reads | 0 comments
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Look Successful, Be Successful, with Dress for Success

Professional Development

Fashion and female empowerment - all in one place!

By: Katie Hoang 9184 reads | 0 comments
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Volunteering Wisely

volunteering wisely

Your time is very valuable and while volunteering can be an amazing experience and very beneficial for your career, it is important to look for and choose the best volunteer position for you.

By: Nicola Sznajder 4143 reads | 0 comments
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Indigenous Research Institute SFU; John R Welch

Anthropology

 

The Indigenous Research Institute  promotes research in areas related to Indigenous peoples read about on of its Researchers and his work.


By: John R Welch 6181 reads | 0 comments
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