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Amit Raj
Koyalkar
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SFU Student
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How to Land a Co-op When You’ve Only Flipped Burgers

Co-op Reflections

…or only possess experience in an entry level position. Madison lists 5 helpful tips that she learned from the process of applying to co-op positions with little to no true professional experience.  While it’s definitely harder, what’s life without a little challenge?

By: Madison Edge 185 reads | 0 comments
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How I Stepped Out of my Comfort Zone and Embraced Life Abroad

France

Looking to maximize your time abroad and integrate with locals, but nervous to take the first few steps? Read on to learn how I broke through my personal barriers, and the advice I have for future travellers to make the most of their work term overseas.

By: Kendra Lodewyke 233 reads | 0 comments
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Naomi
Narcisse
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SFU Student
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Beyond the BC bubble: My co-op term in Burma (Myanmar)

Communication

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 803 reads | 0 comments
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Rachel
Wong
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SFU Student
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An Introvert’s Guide to Prepping for the Professional World

English

Yes, shy people can (and do!) succeed, too—and not just as murder-mystery novelists and computer programmers.

By: Leah de Roy 1324 reads | 0 comments
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Lauren
Wain
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SFU Student
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#beCPE: How Being a Career Peer Educator Changed My Idea of Careers

CSI Blog

As an English major, Samantha came into the Career Peer Educator program with certain goals but her experience wasn't quite what she had expected.

By: Samantha Rosiczkowski 701 reads | 0 comments
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On the Ground: Department Student Unions

Departmental Student Union

Wondering what a DSU is and what they do? Erika shares her story about her involvement in a DSU and how it has enriched her time at SFU.

By: Erika De Torres 604 reads | 0 comments
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