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Road to Graduation: 5 Tips from an Almost Graduate

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Natalie has shared her experiences as a Co-op student, but now that she's completing her final semester at SFU she takes a look back at her educational journey, and offers five tips for other students.

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7 Reasons Why You Should to Talk to Your Professors and TAs

academic advising

SFU academic advisors share seven reasons why they recommend all their students talk to their professors and teaching assistants - outside of lecture halls and tutorial rooms.

By: Laura Forsythe 17111 reads | 0 comments
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What is Academic Advising?

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Academic Advisors assist you in formulating a successful academic program that helps you translate your goals, interests, and life plans into an effective educational and SFU experience. Academic Advisors also help you understand and navigate academic program/course requirements, polices, and procedures and refer you to resources/services on campus.

 

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Come on Down to The Week of Welcome!

Week of Welcome

Whether your new to SFU or an old vet, there's tons of great stuff for you to check out at the Week of Welcome - at the very least you can find some free snacks.

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The Wisdom of Oprah

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"I was never given any advice. I had to figure it out for myself. But my best advice is to let your passion lead your purpose." - Solid advice from Oprah Whinfrey, and a subject worth considering when following your own passion.

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Learn How To "Internationalize" Your Resume

International

Is applying for a job overseas really that different than applying for one in Canada? It can be - especially when it comes to what you include in your resume. Here are some helpful tips and tricks you will need to customize your resume for an international audience.

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Understanding Balance

Life Balance

When someone on campusasks you “how are you doing?” what do you usually say? More often than not it seems the answer is “busy” because, let’s face it, SFU students ARE busy.

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Enhancing Your Online Reputation

Online Reputation

Your resume and cover letter impressed them… Your interview dazzled them… and you’re confident that your references will sing your praises. But, what else could factor into an employer’s assessment of you as a potential employee?

By: Keiko Cooper Jacobs 9123 reads | 0 comments
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