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My Eye-Opening Experience

Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada (AANDC)

Even before the first month of my one year co-op contract with Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada (AANDC) was over, I knew that my co-op experience was going to be different from what I had ever suspected I was getting myself into.

By: Gregory O’Brien 4532 reads | 0 comments
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SFU Health Sciences Takes India! Our Neighbourhood - Gariahat, Kolkata

India

Martyna provides a tour of the neighbourhood where the SFU Health Sciences Co-op Team working at Destiny Reflection in India live.

By: Martyna Purchla 10936 reads | 0 comments
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What does it take to win the Student Communicator of the Year Award?

Co-operative Education

In 2011, Marianna Adamian won the IABC/BC Student Communicator of the Year Award. Her successful communication plan focused on a series of presentations she gave as part of her co-op job. Since winning the SCOY award, Marianna has been presented with fantastic networking opportunities, volunteer positions, and prospective job placements.

By: Claire Woodbridge 6052 reads | 0 comments
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Working with Grace: Professional Attire Edition

Co-op

T-shirt? Jeans? Flip-flops? Sneakers? Confused about what you should wear for your job interview, work or to a networking event? No fear! Read on “What Not to Wear: Professional Attire Edition” to find out how to dress to impress and for success…

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Write for Communiqué!

Communication

Writing for Communiqué is an excellent way to gain published writing samples for your portfolio, share what you’ve learned through your co-op experience and contribute to our co-op program!

By: Editor 3863 reads | 0 comments
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Jesse Faltus: A Co-op Student's Success Story

Co-op Reflections

Meet Jesse Faltus, a Computing Science student convocating this June. He has successfully completed three co-op work terms, and had a blast doing so! Read all about his experiences and why he recommends joining the co-op program.

By: Jesse Faltus 11087 reads | 0 comments
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Government Workers, They’re Just Like Us: Joining the team at Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada (AAFC)

My expectations going into my first co-op term with Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada (AAFC) were high and, thankfully, the experience has been more than I could have asked for.

By: Alison Tan 2143 reads | 0 comments
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SFU Health Sciences Takes India! Lunch Time Bonding

Martyna

Already three months has passed since we arrived in India. The four of us constantly talk amongst ourselves how we have become expert travelers. We no longer freak out when we have to take the train. We know how to negotiate with taxi drivers

By: Martyna Purchla 5889 reads | 0 comments
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Top Tips: Prepare for your Co-op Work Term

Co-operative Education

Nervous on starting your first day of work in your new co-op position? You should be! First impressions count. Discover how to prepare for success on your first day of work.

By: OLC Community Team 8406 reads | 1 comments
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SFU Health Sciences Takes India! From Amritsar to Sonagachi

Co-operative Education

Lindsay, one of the four, SFU Health Sciences Co-op Students on Co-op in India shares images from her incredible travels across india.

By: Lindsay 57629 reads | 0 comments
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