Co-op Reflections

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Why Work for a Startup Company?

Communique

ePACT Network changed my perspective on what it takes to be a professional communicator, and enabled me to mature, grow and develop my skills.  What I’m saying above all else is, if you’re interested in pushing the boundaries of your Communication degree; consider working for a start-up company.

By: Karen Ho 466 reads | 0 comments
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The Unexpected Co-op Position in the Computer Mining Industry

Geovia

Christopher didn't expect to ever find work for a mining company, but that's exactly where his Co-op journey led him. As a software systems student, he imagined working for IBM or Microsoft, but instead a work term with Geovia turned out to be a career changing experience.

By: Christopher Kwong 935 reads | 0 comments
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Anudeep's Life Changing Co-op Experience

Applied Sciences

Anudeep Chohan reflects back on his Co-op experience after completing four Engineering Co-op terms. After completing work terms on and off campus he shares how Co-op shaped his career, and himself.

By: Anudeep Chohan 1085 reads | 0 comments
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A Co-op with Huskey Energy

Engineering

Lyndon spent 16 months in Lloynminster Saskatchewan for his Co-op with Huskey Energy. Learn how the experience exceeded all of his expectations and how he learned new skills he never anticipated.

By: Lyndon Fernandes 1029 reads | 0 comments
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Natalie's Co-op Blog: Goodbyes Can be Surprising!

Series

After spending eight months with TFCSE Natlie details the final days of her Co-op experience, and the many surprises she came across as she said her good-byes to volunteers and coworkers.

By: npope 741 reads | 0 comments
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Natalie's Co-op Blog: My First BIG Event

Workplace Success

In her latest post Natlie conquers her first big event during her TFCSE Co-op term with her Trick or Eat team. Find out what she learned about event planning and working with volunteers.

By: npope 575 reads | 0 comments
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Maximising Your Learning Experience

Co-op Reflections

Co-op is a pleasant and exciting experience that takes you through a roller coaster of challenges faced by the Engineers. Gursher Sidhu successfully completed four work terms in several fields which broadened his perspective of the vast horizon of Engineering.

By: Gursher Sidhu 1865 reads | 0 comments
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Ritik's Japanese Co-op Adventure

Co-op Reflections

Ritik had a pretty amazing time in Japan while on his International Co-op term with BOSCH. The projects he worked on may have been classifed, but the fun he had sure wasn't, and he's here to share it with you.

By: Ritik Looned 1812 reads | 0 comments
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Working at Intel: Embedded Systems Engineer

Professional Development

I applied for Intel which is the world’s largest and highest valued multinational semiconductor chip maker.  I thought that through this experience I could not only hone my communication skills in a team, but also gain the necessary skills to prepare for my future career as a design engineer. 

By: Vincent Wong 1835 reads | 0 comments
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Long Bus Rides

International

Carey Lau travelled to Korea to teach English with TaLK, and quickly found herself extending her stay for a second term. Read more about her experience, as shared with the TaLK newsletter.

By: Carey Lau 1659 reads | 0 comments
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