Co-operative Education

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Creative Co-op Students Redefine the End-of-Workterm Project

Working Students

Patricia (Trixie) Pama and Ali Huynh, Co-op students from SFU Work Integrated Learning, explain how they diverted off of the traditional path to apply their own creativity to the end-of-work-term project.

By: Sage Testini 13169 reads | 0 comments
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BC Easter Seals: The Campers Arrive

Co-operative Education

In the second of a three-part series, Rachael welcomes East Seals campers to Squamish, and offers advice to anyone thinking of spending the summer at camp.

By: rhutchin 5271 reads | 0 comments
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BC Easter Seals: Career Exploration

Biomedical Physiology and Kinesiology

In the final entry of her Easter Seals Camp series, Rachael reflects on her summer spent in Squamish, sharing what she learned about herself, and her career path.

By: rhutchin 4422 reads | 0 comments
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BC Easter Seals: Orientation and Training

BC Easter Seals

In the first of a three-part series, Rachael begins her summer Co-op at a BC Easter Seals camp. Follow along as she goes through training and orientation.

By: rhutchin 2994 reads | 0 comments
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The Triumphant Transition: Tips for the Exciting First Week

First Weeks on the Job

The first week is often the most stressful for students on their first, second or even sixth work term. Coming from a successful transition into the workplace on his first co-op work term at BCNET, Samuel shares some of his top tips for the first week.

 

By: Samuel Gorski 8046 reads | 0 comments
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Behind the Lens at Johnson & Johnson: Part Two

Marketing

Naina had the opportunity to put her passion to work at her dream company for her 8-month co-op work term. In the final installment of a two-part series, Naina takes on new responsibilites and opportunites to grow as a marketer.

By: Naina Sethi 10200 reads | 0 comments
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Public Affairs at the US Consulate

Co-operative Education

This spring I spent a co-op term working as a Public Affairs Intern for the United States Consulate General Vancouver. Every day was different at the Consulate - read on to find out more!

By: Kamilah Charters-Gabinek 3107 reads | 0 comments
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Tax Season at Canada Revenue Agency

Arts and Social Sciences

“Professionalism, Cooperation, Respect, and Integrity are not only instilled in the organization, but in myself as well." Read on to find out more about what Paul learned about during his eight months at the Canada Revenue Agency. 

By: Paul Moussalli 3145 reads | 0 comments
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Pursuing an International Co-op experience in Hong Kong with HSBC Global Banking and Markets

Business

Mario Fong travelled to Hong Kong to join the HSBC trainee program through International Co-op. Dropping everything to live in a new country provided him with personal and professional experiences he won't soon forget.

By: Mario Fong 22747 reads | 0 comments
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Building Your Wings: Jeannette's Unforgettable Bolivian Experience

Arts and Social Sciences

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 6971 reads | 0 comments
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