International

[BLOG POSTING]

Working in Germany with the International Paralympic Committee

Co-operative Education

Written during Liz's time at her international Co-op with the International Paralympic Committee, learn how it was a dream come true as it helped her grow both professionally and personally.

By: Liz Montroy 2885 reads | 0 comments
[BLOG POSTING]

Keep Sight of Your Purpose

International Co-op

As many university students know, the start of many major projects begins with a very simple thing -- procrastination. And that is definitely what I did before departing for my co-op term in South Korea. However, I soon found that when it comes to teaching you have to have a plan. 

By: Jeremiah Chun Wu Chan 3926 reads | 0 comments
[BLOG POSTING]

Canadian Embassies and Consulates: An Interview with Alexander King

Myanmar

Landing an internship at an embassy is a dream come true for students interested international diplomacy, trade, and development. In a three-part series we caught up with former SFU students who interned at Canadian Embassies abroad.

By: OLC Admin 4702 reads | 0 comments
[BLOG POSTING]

Canadian Embassies and Consulates: An Interview with Joseph Paguio

International

Landing an internship at an embassy is a dream come true for students interested international diplomacy, trade, and development. In a three-part series we caught up with former SFU students who interned at Canadian Embassies abroad.

By: OLC Admin 4564 reads | 0 comments
[BLOG POSTING]

How Co-op Took Me Across the World to a Rural City in Southern India

International

My first co-op position took me halfway across the globe to a rural town in India. Although there are many events that stand out in my life, none compare to this extraordinary and life-changing experience.

By: Mariah McKnight 5985 reads | 0 comments
[BLOG POSTING]

Spring “Camping” in Nepal

Co-op

On placement with Partnership for Sustainable Development in Kathmandu, Nepal, Health Sciences students Marie Purificacion and Tessa Leyland decided to extend their contribution to a community in need and enrich their learning experience, by raising resources for a Free Health Camp. 

By: Tessa Leyland 5350 reads | 0 comments
[BLOG POSTING]

Student Life vs. Teaching Life: And Everything in Between

Psychology

This is the story of how one Psychology and Criminology student went from being a diligent undergraduate at SFU to a fun-loving English teacher in South Korea.

 

By: Queenie Ho 4171 reads | 0 comments
[BLOG POSTING]

Four Tips for Students Thinking of Pursuing International Co-op in Japan

International

Are you thinking about traveling to Japan for international co-op? Here are some tips that may help you kick start your journey.

 

By: Kiera Warren 5208 reads | 0 comments
[BLOG POSTING]

Finding Delight at Deloitte

Malaysia

Endless mountains of food? Check. Colleagues to play Pokemon Go with? Check. A pile of daunting audit work to get through? Check. Was it worth it? 

By: Wee Nie Tham 6041 reads | 0 comments
[BLOG POSTING]

Early Departures: A Canadian Co-op Experience in China

Co-op

My passion for hockey has brought me to China to coach hockey for the summer. From Ottawa to China, SFU Co-op has helped me explore my interests and expand my learning while giving me skills, practical work experience and an opportunity to travel.

By: Tatum Miller 5781 reads | 0 comments
Syndicate content