Co-op Reflections

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Leif Stroman's High-Tech Co-op Experience

Student Spotlight

Leif Stroman shares his amazing  high-tech co-op experience, working in Whistler for Recon Instruments. As the only software engineer for Recon's new Transcent goggles, he was able to influence major product decisions from start to finish (which included plenty of mid-air and mountain-top testing!)

By: Chloe Smith 6689 reads | 0 comments
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SFU Health Sciences Takes India! Durga Puja 2011

International Co-op

We took the metro to North Kolkata to discover a part of the city we have not visited yet. Without a planned route, we walked south in the diction of home. Approximately every 5 blocks we would find a pandal to vist. One such pandal blew all of us away. 

By: Sylvia, Christine, Lindsay, Martyna 53228 reads | 0 comments
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Road Trips with Treaty 8: Part 1 - A Beginning

Arts and Social Sciences

Marilyn Brennan shares her experiences and adventures while working on a Co-op term for Treaty and Aboriginal Rights Research Department (TARR) at Fort St. John. In Part 1 - A Beginning, Marilyn reflects the challenges arriving in a new city to begin her Co-op term.

By: Marilyn Brennan 5681 reads | 0 comments
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Road Trips with Treaty 8: Part 2 - Adventures

Arts and Social Sciences

Marilyn Brennan shares her experiences and adventures while working on a Co-op term for Treaty and Aboriginal Rights Research Department (TARR) at Fort St. John. In Part 2 - Adventures, Marilyn shares with us her first work-related road trip to Doig River First Nation.

By: Marilyn Brennan 3756 reads | 0 comments
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Road Trips with Treaty 8: Part 3 - Work Excitement

Co-op

Marilyn Brennan shares her experiences and adventures while working on a Co-op term for Treaty and Aboriginal Rights Research Department (TARR) at Fort St. John. In Part 3 - Work Excitement, Marilyn plans the Aboriginal Day Celebrations and gets firsthand experience dealing with goverment policy.

By: Marilyn Brennan 4416 reads | 0 comments
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Road Trips with Treaty 8: Part 4 - Prince George or Bust

Co-op

Marilyn Brennan shares her experiences and adventures while working on a Co-op term for Treaty and Aboriginal Rights Research Department (TARR) at Fort St. John. In Part 4 - Marilyn reflects on her many unique cross-Canada travelling experiences during her Co-op work term.

By: Marilyn Brennan 5141 reads | 0 comments
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Taking a Risk Pays Off Internationally

Co-operative Education

Working internationally can open new career doors, offer opportunities to travel, and even lead to a permanent position - just ask Safia Kassam, SFU Kinesiology Co-op student.

By: Safia Kassam 5330 reads | 0 comments
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Carlie's Adventures in Thailand

Communication, Art and Technology

She has traveled and worked in countries around the world.  Now, follow Carlie as she reflects on her experience teaching English in Thailand and as she begins her work term at CIBT School of Business and Technology in China.

By: Carlie Thauvette 4431 reads | 0 comments
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Try Before You Buy

Co-op Reflections

Many are aware of the multitude of benefits Co-operative Education has to offer. However, some fail to consider the less obvious but equally important advantages.  Co-op is a significant means of determining where you belong and where you fit in the world of work.

By: Carolyn Warner 5361 reads | 0 comments
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Carlie's Adventures in China

China

Communication Co-op student Carlie Thauvette arrives in Weifang, China to start her fist week at CIBT. Read more about Carlie's experiences settling in and getting into the swing of things living and working in China.

By: Carlie Thauvette 4788 reads | 0 comments
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