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Moldovan Memories Part 4: My Care Placement in the Village

Moldovan Memories

Moving from the city into a village in Moldova, Kerri Jang finds herself surrounded by animals and fruit trees as she lives with a host family, while organizing wheelchair basketball and tennis through The Motivatie Association.

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Working For the Feds: An Interview with CIDA’s Executive Vice President, David Moloney

Co-operative Education

David Moloney, SFU’s Champion from the Federal Government, has described himself as someone who “…can’t decide what he wants to do when he grows up.” In this post, David provides insight into what governments are looking for when they hire. 

By: Emily Ross 1843 reads | 0 comments
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Flying the Coop: A Change of Pace in Ottawa

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Through Arts Co-op, I landed a position which has helped me bridge the gap between education and the workforce, and has also provided me with valuable experience working in the Canadian public service.

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Treaty Negotiations with INAC

Co-op Reflections

If you’d asked me back when I first joined the Co-op program, I wouldn’t have predicted that I’d be working for Indigenous and North Affairs Canada (INAC).

By: Ryan Schmidt 2357 reads | 0 comments
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Josh Pablo, Results System Tester for VANOC

SFU Alumni

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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Alumni Success Story: Heather Mosher

Mathematics

SFU alumnus Heather Mosher is applying her SFU Mathematics degree to her career as a teacher.

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English Alumnus Finds Work in Social Development through SFU Co-op

English
Nicole Skuce, Arts and Social Sciences Co-op alumnus, was able to use her networking skills to turn one of her Co-op work terms into a career. Read on to discover how she effectively used her time at SFU as a stepping stone to her current position.
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Computing Science: Co-op Student Profile: Vanessa Wong

Applied Sciences

Learn about CS Co-op student Vanessa Wong’s exciting experiences at ArtStarts and IBM, her second and third Co-op work terms. Currently in her fourth year of studies, Vanessa is working towards completing a joint major in Computing Science and Business Administration.

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SFU Home to Canada’s Top Co-op Student

CAFCE

SFU Biology and Biochemistry Co-op student Katelyn Mueller was awarded the 2008 National Co-op Student of the Year award from the Canadian Association for Co-operative Education during National Co-op Week, March 23rd - 27th, 2009.

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Accelerating a Career During Slow Times

Co-operative Education

Participating in Co-op allows Business student Abid Shivji the opportunity to use his knowledge to help the public with taxes, keep a foot in the workplace during tough economic times, and to consider joining the CRA’s Auditor Apprenticeship Program. Read on to find out more…

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