SFD

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Building Your Wings: Jeannette's Unforgettable Bolivian Experience

Co-op

Jeannette Friesen went to Bolvia with the Students for Development program, where she worked with the Solidarity and Free Trade Movement. While there she learned about the importance of culture and came home more motivated then ever to pursue her goals in international relations.

By: Kiran Dhanoa 7212 reads | 0 comments
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Sean's International Experience in Bolivia

International Studies

SFU's International Co-op department interviewed Sean Sager fresh from his three-month term in Bolvia, where he worked with Students for Development as a Development Intern,  promoting and teaching the fundamentals of community economic development to local community leaders in Bolivia.

By: Kiran Dhanoa 5652 reads | 0 comments
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Kyle’s Experience in China: An Adventure of a Lifetime

Co-op Reflections

Kyle went on the SFD program in Summer 2012 where he worked with an organization called the Chinese Ecosystem Research Network, in China though the International Co-op program. Read on to find out what he learned from a new cultural experience.

By: Jesse Choo 7741 reads | 0 comments
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Isabel's Bolivia Adventure: An Irreplaceable International Experience (Part 2)

International

The second installment of Isabel's international co-op adventure working with ICO (Instituto de Capacitacion del Oriente) in Bolivia.                                             

By: Isabel Bodrogi 6054 reads | 0 comments
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Isabel's Bolivia Adventure: An Irreplaceable International Experience (Part 1)

CED

Since its launch in 2005, the Students for Development (SFD) program has been supporting Canadian university students' participation in internships in developing countries and emerging economies. Isabel went on the SFD program in Summer 2011 where she worked with ICO (Instituto de Capacitacion del Oriente) in Bolivia.

By: Isabel Bodrogi 6124 reads | 0 comments
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Making a Difference in Bolivia: Deborah's International Experience

Students for Development

Since its launch in 2005, the Students for Development (SFD) program has been supporting Canadian university students' participation in internships in developing countries and emerging economies. Melanie Woo spoke to Deborah about her SFD experience.

By: Deborah Carvalho 7109 reads | 0 comments
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By the Nile: A Student's Experience in Rural Africa

International Co-op

The OLC happily presents the following as Craig Vandermeer’s first interview with the OLC after his return from Uganda Fall Semester 2010.Having finished his undergrad at Carleton University with a degree in Political Science, he is continuing his education here at SFU in the International Studies Master’s program.

By: Stephanie Toronidis 5156 reads | 0 comments
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