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

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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 8859 reads | 0 comments
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5 Reasons Why You Should Mention Playing Sports in an Interview

interview tips

Learn how those years of recreational sports can help you land the job of your dreams! 

By: Ashley Macey 30799 reads | 0 comments
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First Impressions Matter – Here’s How to Make Yours Count!

Workplace Transition

First impressions are important, especially in the workplace. Your employer will be judging you based on how you present yourself – at all times! It may seem scary, but I’ll show you how to ace that first meeting!

 
By: Elvira Chan 18819 reads | 1 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 6126 reads | 0 comments
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Volunteering with SFU Residence and Housing

ENGAGE

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 8180 reads | 0 comments
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Top 10 Tips from Science Alumni

Professional Development

Learn about some of the helpful suggestions given by Science Alumni during the “Inspiring Careers Panel: Innovation in Industry and in Your Own Career” and the “Chemistry Career Night”.

By: Leah Harrison 14146 reads | 0 comments
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Mentoring with Big Sisters: More than Just Volunteering

Mentoring

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 4704 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 21000 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 14655 reads | 0 comments
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International Justice Mission SFU hosts SFU Justice Week

International Justice Mission SFU

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 9853 reads | 0 comments
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