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Ode to the City of Joy: Reflecting on a Life-Changing Co-op Term

International

In the fourth and final entry of her series, Kali reflects on her final weeks in India working at Destiny and the Socio Legal Aid and Research Training Centre, as well as taking time to travel and appreciate all that India has to offer before heading home to Canada.

By: Kali Penney 7188 reads | 0 comments
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Ode to the City of Joy: Getting Comfortable in Kolkata

India

In the third entry of her series, Kali is getting comfortable with the daily routines of living and working in Kolkata, India. Through her research into adolescent health, she developed and delivered workshops for young women on nutrition and exercise.

By: Kali Penney 6902 reads | 0 comments
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Ode to the City of Joy: Learning Indian Lessons

Research

In the second installment of her series, Kali encounters some of the challenges of an international Co-op term. Find out how her determination led her to an amazing experience with Socio Legal Aid and Research Training Centre in India.

By: Kali Penney 6537 reads | 0 comments
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Ode to the City of Joy: Arrival in Kolkata, India

International Co-op

Kali Penney had three missions when she left on her volunteer co-op to India; to survive living in a developing country for 3 months, to learn about major health issues in Kolkata, India, and to complete work that will have a continuing impact long after she has left the country. In her first article, Kali recounts her arrival in India and introduction to the local culture.

By: Kali Penney 6787 reads | 0 comments
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Scholarly Adventures in Peru

Master's of Public Health Program

Q  & A's with Autumn Mochinski, a student who participated in a funded  international placement with the PAHO/ WHO to prepare an assessment of social  determinants and health and Tuberculosis in Lima, Peru.

By: Courtney Novotny 8162 reads | 0 comments
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Flying the Coop: A Change of Pace in Ottawa

Arts and Social Sciences

Through Arts Co-op, I landed a position which has helped me bridge the gap between education and the workforce, and has also provided me with valuable experience working in the Canadian public service.

By: Ryan Kitching 2307 reads | 0 comments
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Student Spotlight: Iris Eom

Co-operative Education

The OLC talks to Iris Eom, 3rd year MBB, Computing Science joint major. Keep reading to learn about her experience at the UBC James Hogg iCAPTURE Centre at St. Paul's Hospital.

By: coopcom 9515 reads | 0 comments
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Student Spotlight: Gagan Sanghera

Co-operative Education

The OLC talks to Gagan Sanghera, a 3rd year student who had the opportunity to work as a research assistant at the UBC Division of Infectious Control.

By: coopcom 9473 reads | 0 comments
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A Co-op Experience: A New Journey

Co-op Reflections

SFU is proud to announce that Mona Jalili from BPK, earlier this year becoming the CAFCE Student of the Year, has now won ACE Student of the Year. CAFCE and ACE are Canadian co-op associations dedicated to the fostering and advancement of post-secondary co-operative education in Canada. Read on for her story

By: Mona Jalili 5550 reads | 0 comments
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On Campus Like?

Communication, Art and Technology

Working for International Co-op at SFU has provided me with a wide range of experiences to boost my portfolio and resume. As the Communications and Marketing Assistant for SFU International Co-op, I worked......

By: Courtney Novotny 2434 reads | 0 comments
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