International Studies

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The Road Less Traveled: Taking a Chance in Co-op

Communication

With co-op, are we better off sticking to our field of study, or should we take a chance at something entirely different? In this article, Rachel reflects on her work term with the RCMP, what she learned about the industry as well as herself in a field that she would have never considered if it wasn’t for co-op.

By: Rachel Wong 522 reads | 0 comments
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Why Apply to Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada

Metis

It is a very exciting time to get involved with Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)! Taylor shares her experience working at INAC's Yukon regional office and how she gained valuable skills while learning about Yukon First Nations, government and life in the North. 

By: Taylor Mckinney 5217 reads | 0 comments
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@SFUVan Profile: Samaah Jaffer

Arts and Social Sciences

Meet Samaah Jaffer, an Arts Co-op student who has worked at the US Consulate and SFU's Vancity Office of Community Engagement. 

By: Kamilah Charters-Gabanek 1169 reads | 0 comments
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Bruce
Liu
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SFU Co-op Student
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EUNJI
CHOI
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SFU Alumni
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Beyond the BC bubble: My co-op term in Burma (Myanmar)

Politics

In a country filled with monks, crazy drivers, and frequent power outages, things were different living in Burma. After four months, it started to feel a bit like home. Here’s a glimpse into my unique experience as a political intern for the Embassy of Canada to Burma (Myanmar). 

By: Layla Clarkson 3175 reads | 0 comments
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Lauren
Wain
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SFU Student
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Therese
Leung
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SFU Student
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Rosemary
Hitchens
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SFU Co-op Student
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It’s All Related

Co-operative Education

Elinor worked in the External Relations Department of Parks Canada and explains how this was the right choice for her as an International Studies student. 

By: Elinor McNamee-Annett 685 reads | 0 comments
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