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Getting Through the First Month of your Co-op

Management Information Systems (MIS)

Getting Through the First Month of Your Co-op: How do you prepare for a new work term? And how do you survive the first month in a new co-op position? Business Major Anca Zgreaban shares five tips for easing smoothly from a study semester into a working term.

By: Anca Zgreaban 421 reads | 0 comments
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Why a Co-op Position Downtown Might be for You

Co-op

Considering a Co-op position in downtown Vancouver? Find out the perks and challenges of working in Vancouver’s bustling business district.

By: Nicole Bourne 977 reads | 0 comments
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Reflecting on My Internship & Interviewing a Professional Dancer

Career Exploration

Interning with a contemporary dance company was one of the best choices I made in my degree. After participating in a performance/installation, I met with one of the professional dancers in the production to talk career, personal strategies, and the ins and outs of the dance community in Vancouver.

By: Rachel Silver 3795 reads | 0 comments
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Exploring the Realities of Startup Life

tech

When you think of a startup, does the HBO series, Silicon Valley come to mind? While the computers, parked bottoms, and long hours don’t stray too far from the truth, Melissa clears up some misconceptions about the startup life.

By: Melissa Ong 13922 reads | 0 comments
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Learning to Design

Co-operative Education

Danny shares how he has developed as a result of his UX design co-op experiences.

By: Danny Blackstock 4210 reads | 0 comments
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I’m on a (big big) boat

Co-op

The company I work for thought it was a great idea to throw me out to sea on a large vessel to test out filming at sea.  It worked out. Here’s the story.

By: Solomon Hsu 4563 reads | 0 comments
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An Infusion of Perspective - My Days At Oracle Labs, Vancouver

Oracle Labs

Why working in the industry is really valuable to grad students - my six months at Oracle Labs, Vancouver.

By: Svetozar Miučin 6092 reads | 0 comments
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Consulate Communication Builds Connections

Consulate General of Mexico

Diana completed her first Co-op work term with the Mexican Consulate in Vancouver.

By: Diana Kabantsov 4092 reads | 0 comments
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What I Learned During my Co-ops at RIM and SAP

Co-operative Education

Vlad Tkachenko is a 5th year Computing Science Student who spent 2 co-op terms at RIM and 2 co-op terms at SAP.  He shares what he learned and some tips for success on the job.

By: Vlad Tkachenko 6398 reads | 0 comments
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Get Involved With The Vancouver Fringe Festival

Festival

The Vancouver Fringe Festival has volunteer opportunities in a variety of areas including marketing, finance, design, administration, and all the way to bartending!

By: Anju Chhokar 5022 reads | 0 comments
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