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SFU Student Athlete Spotlight: Kale Wild

SFU hockey

In the first entry of our student athlete series, we interviewed Kale Wild, who is currently in his second year with the SFU Men's Hockey Team. He talks about the importance of balancing responsibilites.

By: Elizabeth Moffat 6991 reads | 0 comments
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An Interview with Lucia Vasani: AIESEC Student and BIG Fair Coordinator

BIG Fair

AIESEC student, Lucia Vasani came to SFU to assist in planning the 2013 BIG Fair. She shares her reasons for joining AIESEC and why she thinks the annual fair is a great opportunity students should be taking advantage of.

By: Elizabeth Moffat 7406 reads | 0 comments
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Indigenous Student Success Story: Alissa Derrick

Indigenous

Alissa Derrick is from the Wet’suwet’en Nation located in Moircetown, British Columbia. She is currently in her last year here at SFU, working towards a double minor in Criminology and First Nation Studies.

By: Alissa Derrick 16199 reads | 0 comments
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SFU Co-op Student Lands Student Communicator of the Year Award

Communication, Art and Technology

Communication major Alexandra Lowe has earned a Student Communicator of the Year  Excellence Award from the IABC for a digital rebrand initiative that she took on as a co-op student working for SFU’s Volunteer Services department.

By: Adam Brayford 9845 reads | 0 comments
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Silver Nanowires Lead to Publication for Co-op Students

Engineering

Two SFU Co-op students made breakthrough discoveries while experimenting with nanowires on their work terms, and their findings were published to the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Electron Device Letters. Read more about their discovery here.

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Kyle’s Experience in China: An Adventure of a Lifetime

Environment

Kyle went on the SFD program in Summer 2012 where he worked with an organization called the Chinese Ecosystem Research Network, in China though the International Co-op program. Read on to find out what he learned from a new cultural experience.

By: Jesse Choo 7192 reads | 0 comments
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OLC Volunteer Spotlight: Dennis Chen

writer

Dennis is well-known for his insightful and valuable advice on career advancement, workplace success and university life on the OLC. Hear from him about how volunteering with the OLC and in the community has helped him with his career goals and development.

By: Dennis Chen 6073 reads | 0 comments
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OLC Volunteer Spotlight: Jason Yeh

Brave Up

Feeling down and frustrated with something in your life? This is where Jason and his motivational blogs come in on the OLC, to help you get through your day. Meet Jason and hear what inspired him to write for the community.

By: jhyeh 4862 reads | 0 comments
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OLC Volunteer Spotlight: Natalie Pope

Life Experience

Blogging about her co-op journey from her very first job interview and offer to her current work placement, Natalie has shared countless valuable insights and stories with the OLC about her job search and workplace success. Meet Natalie and read all about her volunteer experience and why she recommends working with the OLC.

By: npope 6576 reads | 0 comments
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Communicating With Culture in Mind

VACFSS

A co-op placement at VACFSS allowed Aleks Besan to learn about the progress being made within the world of child welfare, family preservation, and social work. She reflects on this rewarding experience and her work in Communications.

By: Aleks Besan 5177 reads | 0 comments
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