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SFU Club of the Week: The Social Media Network (SFUSMN)

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This week, Emily features The Social Media Network as the SFU Club of the Week. Read about how their activities aim to increase students' professional social media prowess!

By: Emily Co 8132 reads | 0 comments
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My Experience Volunteering as an In School Mentor with Big Brothers and Big Sisters

Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Vancouver

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 8600 reads | 0 comments
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Coach Talks: 4 Reasons to Become a Coach

coaching

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 5281 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 4985 reads | 0 comments
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How to Work, Study, and Volunteer at the Same Time

time management

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 10605 reads | 0 comments
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Strategic Volunteering: Lessons From a Mature Student

Professional Development

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 27425 reads | 0 comments
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Volunteer Abroad with AIESEC

AIESEC SFU

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 8139 reads | 0 comments
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SFU Club of the Week: UNICEF SFU

Professional Associations and Clubs

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 6610 reads | 0 comments
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SFU's First-Year-Experience Program: Something All First Years Should Join!

Year One

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 6432 reads | 0 comments
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Coach Talks: Can I Have Your Number (For a Reference)?

ENGAGE

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 6950 reads | 0 comments
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Keeping Track of your Volunteerism

volunteer opportunities

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

By: Nicola Sznajder 5076 reads | 0 comments
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Is Volunteering Good For Your Health?

Volunteering

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 5939 reads | 0 comments
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Websites to Help You Find Volunteer Opportunities

Kim Huynh

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

By: Kim Huynh 7020 reads | 0 comments
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SFU Club of the Week: Student Marketing Association (SMA)

Professional Development

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 7820 reads | 0 comments
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How to Balance School, Work And Life While Still Enjoying the Summer Sun

Personal Development

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

By: Anju Chhokar 6637 reads | 0 comments
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Voluntourism (Pt 1): Things To Consider When Pairing Volunteering With Travel!

Things To Consider

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 5713 reads | 0 comments
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Coach Talks: I Volunteer As… a Recruit?

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Have you ever thought volunteer opportunities can lead to your next job opportunity? One of the best ways to land your next job is to volunteer. This is an article on using volunteer opportunities as a strategic tool to get your next paid position.

By: Stephen Kaita 10102 reads | 0 comments
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Volunteering as a Creative

ENGAGE

There are many creative endeavors that an SFU student can pursue (either as professional or as a hobbyist) ranging from Graphic Design, Web Design, Photography, Film, and so forth.

By: Nicola Sznajder 4912 reads | 0 comments
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"Why Should I Join A Club?"

Professional Development

Student clubs are a great way to get involved with the campus community! Loren shares her views on why you should join one ASAP!

By: Loren Catotal 9101 reads | 0 comments
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Volunteering With The Indian Summer Festival!

Volunteering

Looking to get out and engage with your community this summer? The Indian Summer Festival is a great opporunity to meet new people and help out with an awesome event!

By: Trisha Dulku 4987 reads | 0 comments
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