My Racing Readers Journey


In the short amount of time I volunteered with Racing Readers, I learned a lot about myself. I also realized how much of an influence I could potentially have on others, which pushed me to be even better. This is my journey with the Racing Readers program.  

By: Daljinder Kaler 604 reads | 0 comments

The Cover Letter Blind Date


We’ve all been there, wanting to impress our cute blind date -- feeling great in the moments when the conversation flows – and not so much in the moments when it stalls out.

By: Angela Kim 2358 reads | 0 comments

Where Are They Now? Profile: Eric Cai

Where Are They Now?

SFU alumnus, Eric Cai provides his insights and reflections of the journey to work after graduation, discussing challenges faced and goals reached along the way. 

By: Eric Cai 2330 reads | 0 comments

The Notebook: A Highly Unlikely Love Story


At the start of her co-op, Sandy expected to work hard and do her best. What she didn't expect is that she would fall in love - and fall hard. What you're about to read is a highly unlikely love story...

By: Sandy Chan 1668 reads | 0 comments

Finding Purpose Through Volunteering


Have you ever thought to yourself, What am I doing with my life? You are not alone.

By: Peggy Chen 1691 reads | 0 comments

How to Overcome Your Fear of Getting Involved

personal development

Is fear coming in your way of getting involved? Don’t stress, since you live in a world with many others who are in the same boat as you! Here are a couple tips that can help you come out of your shell and interact with your community

By: Navdeep Gill 1732 reads | 0 comments

Dancing for Those Who Cannot, For the Kids #FTK

Cross Discipline

I'm sure that you've heard about the SFU Dance Marathon Club, but do you know what it's all about? You might be asking, “Is it another SFU dance team?”, “What is this club’s initiative?”, “How can I get involved?” This article answers those questions and highlights SFU's Dance Marathon’s history on campus.   

By: Amy Gill 1663 reads | 0 comments

Four Tips to Overcome Failure

Peer Education

Have you ever found yourself frustrated, disappointed and in despair after not attaining what you set out to achieve? This blog will explore some essential tips that you could use to bounce back from failure. 

By: Thomas Cao 3077 reads | 0 comments

5 Must Know Services at SFU


Not sure where to seek professional help? Having a mental breakdown over an assignment? Looking to improve your study habits? No worries! Here are 5 SFU services to help.

By: Queenie Lei 2284 reads | 0 comments

3 Reasons Why Volunteering in University is Good for Your Mental Health


Discover how volunteering influences your mental health and wellbeing. Learn about the ways your happiness, social relationships and feeling of purpose are affected by engaging in volunteer acts. 

By: Manal Masud 2282 reads | 0 comments

Campus Chapter Spotlight: Her Campus SFU

Her Campus

Are you looking for opportunities to share the pictures you have taken? Are you interested in developing your writing skills? Are you curious about writing for a magazine? Learn more about Her Campus, an online campus magazine, and how it got relaunched this year!

By: Queenie Lei 2103 reads | 0 comments

A Procrastinator's Guide to Success

Work Search

Do you find yourself discouraged and in need of advice? Do you find yourself procrastinating and wondering when the right time to get started on your career is? This article highlights the importance of starting early and some fun ways to get started.

By: Nikki Zayco 2212 reads | 0 comments

What I’ve Learned While Being the Boss

Life Experience

If you had told me in high school that I would be the leader of a non-profit organization in just a few short years, I probably would have stopped talking to you. And yet, here I am, a President at age 20.

By: Katherine Karr 1839 reads | 0 comments

Why YOUR Vote Matters!!

Personal Development

If you don’t vote, you’re handing your future away to those who will be making decisions on everything from how much you’ll be paying back in student loans and taxes, to what kind of jobs and career opportunities you might find. 

By: Gilbert Chan 1878 reads | 0 comments

How Social Media Affects Your Chance of Getting Hired

Career Services

Have you ever wondered whether future or current employers actually check your Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram before or after the interview? You might say that you’re safe; having already privatized all your accounts, but well the truth is... 

By: Stella Liang 4852 reads | 0 comments
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