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‘Cause Bloggers Gonna Blog (Blog, Blog, Blog, Blog, Blog)

blogging

"You need at least 2 years of work experience to get this (entry-level) position.” Learn how one student used volunteer blogging to gain that ever-so-important 2  years of experience and get a leg up in the professional world!

By: Ashley Macey 10145 reads | 0 comments
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#beCPE: How Being a Career Peer Educator Changed My Idea of Careers

Professional Development

As an English major, Samantha came into the Career Peer Educator program with certain goals but her experience wasn't quite what she had expected.

By: Samantha Rosiczkowski 18409 reads | 0 comments
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Coach Talks: Chance Moments & Career Memories

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Have you ever experienced chance moments? It’s not about when you get chance moments, but more about how you respond to them. This is an article about learning about chance moments through the Career Peer Educator Program, as well as a thank you to Career Services for last two years.

By: Stephen Kaita 20305 reads | 0 comments
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On the Ground: Department Student Unions

Volunteering

Wondering what a DSU is and what they do? Erika shares her story about her involvement in a DSU and how it has enriched her time at SFU.

By: Erika De Torres 25255 reads | 0 comments
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#beCPE: You Are Welcome to Join our Career Peer Family!

Volunteering

In this blog post learn about the most rewarding parts of being a Career Peer Educator, as told by Daniel, a Career Peer Educator since 2013!

By: Daniel Wang 11436 reads | 0 comments
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#beCPE: My Story About Becoming a Career Peer Educator

ENGAGE

Hear from Nader Kassem on how he discovered the Career Peers a year ago and why he enjoys being a Career Peer Educator.

By: Nader Kassem 19808 reads | 0 comments
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5 Reasons Why It’s Better to Give than to Receive

Volunteering

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 8578 reads | 0 comments
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Volunteer for CACUSS “Whole Campus, Whole Student” Conference 2015

ENGAGE

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 7106 reads | 0 comments
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Coach Talks: 3 Floors Down

Life Experience

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 4611 reads | 0 comments
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Support KidSafe Project Society in the BMO Vancouver Run4Hope Marathon

Community Engagement

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 5860 reads | 0 comments
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Volunteering with SFU Residence and Housing

Volunteering

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 7890 reads | 0 comments
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SFU Club of the Week: SFU Passion Club

SFU Club of the Week

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 6875 reads | 0 comments
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Mentoring with Big Sisters: More than Just Volunteering

Opportunities

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 4508 reads | 0 comments
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5 Benefits of Joining an Executive Board

Clubs

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

By: Micaela Evans 19545 reads | 0 comments
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The Other Side of the Desk: Interview Tips from an Interviewer's Perspective

interview tips

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 14292 reads | 0 comments
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International Justice Mission SFU hosts SFU Justice Week

Company/Organization Spotlight

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 9633 reads | 0 comments
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Encourage Positivity with Go Girls! Healthy Bodies, Healthy Minds

Mentoring

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 8066 reads | 0 comments
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How Seeing Less Helped Me See More

Spotlight

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. 10499 reads | 0 comments
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So you want to be an SFU Public Square volunteer!

Sophie Ni

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 6784 reads | 0 comments
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A Look at the SFU Red Cross

ENGAGE

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 12006 reads | 0 comments
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