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Jeannie Chan: A Co-op Student's Success Story

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Meet Jeannie Chan, a Computing Science and Statistics student who convocated this June. Shes completed a total of five Co-op work terms, and has been able to develop an impressive set of skills, helping her to land a full-time job! Read on to learn all about her experiences.

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Canadian Co-op Adventure

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    Tired of the same ol Vancouver scene?  Want to travel, but think you cant because your student bank account is plummeting somewhere in the negatives?  If you said yes to both these questions, sounds like youre suffering from a classic case of travel bug blues.  But dont worry, theres a simple solution to your ailment.  Start searching for co-op jobs out of town!

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Travel to India and Beyond: Working for Tata

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Tata, one of India’s largest business conglomerates, is looking to Canada for international interns. Does an international internship with a company established with 98 operating companies in seven business sectors interest you? Read on to find out more about Tata.

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Post-Graduation Work Permit Program: What You Need to Know

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Attention to all international SFU students! Are you preparing to enter the Canadian workforce soon? If so, the transition has just been made easier for you, courtesy of the federal government.

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Josh Pablo, Results System Tester for VANOC

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Classroom, volunteer and Co-op experience led SFU Alumus Josh Pablo to an exciting and challenging position with VANOC, preparing for the 2010 Olympic Games. Read on for more about Josh’s road to 2010 and for more on volunteering for VANOC.

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Starting a Career in Communications with IABC

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Co-op student Arthur Yee explores his career path in Communications by getting involved in professional events presented by the International Association of Business Communicators (IABC).

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Suzanne Young: A Co-op Student's Success Story

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For Suzanne Young, SFUs Co-op program was an immense part of her undergraduate experience. As a graduate in Linguistics and French, she reflects back on her experiences as a Co-op student.

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High Demand for Math Undergraduates

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It's time to re-evaluate what the traditional definition of a degree in mathematics means. With complementary studies in business, computing science and more, mathematics undergrads are in high demand as they bring a diverse set of skills to the workplace. What do employers love about students studying for a degree in math? Read on to find out more...
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Co-op Workshops: Stay a Step Ahead of the Competition

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You’re a new Co-op student and you have big plans for your future! Start polishing your skills now by finding out how your Co-op department can arm you with the self-marketing tactics that will get your Co-op job application noticed.

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Reaching for Gold: Co-op leads Tina Morabi to career with VANOC

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It is a Co-op student's dream to land a job right after graduation
because of their work experience. Better yet, to land that job because
you worked for them as a Co-op student. That was the case for Tina
Morabi; her co-op job with VANOC landed her a full time position upon
graduation.

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