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Taste of BlackBerry Fruitful for Co-op Students

School of Interactive Arts & Technology (SIAT)

SFU students involved in Co-op work terms at BlackBerry (one of the program’s biggest employers) are getting more than a hands-on experience. Many are landing plum positions. Last year alone, 263 SFU students completed terms with the high profile company.

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How Co-op Adds Value to Any Degree

Co-operative Education

Parminder Benipal looks back at what he learned about himself and his career path at his first Co-op job, and how that lead to landing his third Co-op work term with IBM.

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Mike's IC Development with Broadcom

Co-op

Michael Leung shares his experience of spending eight months as a co-op student for Broadcom Corporation.

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Creative Co-op Students Redefine the End-of-Workterm Project

Working Students

Patricia (Trixie) Pama and Ali Huynh, Co-op students from SFU Work Integrated Learning, explain how they diverted off of the traditional path to apply their own creativity to the end-of-work-term project.

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BC Easter Seals: The Campers Arrive

Co-operative Education

In the second of a three-part series, Rachael welcomes East Seals campers to Squamish, and offers advice to anyone thinking of spending the summer at camp.

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BC Easter Seals: Career Exploration

Biomedical Physiology and Kinesiology

In the final entry of her Easter Seals Camp series, Rachael reflects on her summer spent in Squamish, sharing what she learned about herself, and her career path.

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BC Easter Seals: Orientation and Training

Series

In the first of a three-part series, Rachael begins her summer Co-op at a BC Easter Seals camp. Follow along as she goes through training and orientation.

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The Triumphant Transition: Tips for the Exciting First Week

Working Students

The first week is often the most stressful for students on their first, second or even sixth work term. Coming from a successful transition into the workplace on his first co-op work term at BCNET, Samuel shares some of his top tips for the first week.

 

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Behind the Lens at Johnson & Johnson: Part Two

Business

Naina had the opportunity to put her passion to work at her dream company for her 8-month co-op work term. In the final installment of a two-part series, Naina takes on new responsibilites and opportunites to grow as a marketer.

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Berlin Start-up Life

Business

"All journeys have secret destinations of which the traveller is unaware". Chesa went all the way to Berlin for her co-op term. She's currently working at an ever-growing mobile app start-up and loving every minute. The experience has shown her what opportunities can be possible when you open yourself to the world.

By: Chesa Tan 6452 reads | 0 comments
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