Co-op Reflections

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Long Bus Rides

Korea

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 2521 reads | 0 comments
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The 3-Minute Co-op Competition: Day Two

Event Summaries

On October 7th and 8th WIL hosted SFU's first Three Minute Co-op Competition. 31 students presented on their Co-op experience, competing for cash prizes. Read a recap of the final 15 presenters.

By: Elizabeth Moffat 1492 reads | 0 comments
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The 3-Minute Co-op Competition: Day One

Co-op Reflections

On October 7th and 8th WIL hosted SFU's first Three Minute Co-op Competition. 31 students presented on their Co-op experience, competing for cash prizes. Read a recap of the first 16 presentors. 

By: Elizabeth Moffat 2165 reads | 0 comments
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Severin's Tropical, Scuba Diving Co-op Adventure

Marine Ecology Lab

In summer of 2013, SFU Biomedical Physiology student Severin Vaillancourt headed to The Bahamas as a Field Research Assistant with the school's Marine Ecology Lab. He shared recollections of his underwater adventures and more with International Co-op.

By: Kiran Dhanoa 4303 reads | 0 comments
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Diversify Yourself While You Can

Engineering

Scott completed five Co-op work terms as part of his Engineering education. Read how he bounced between fields and reccomends that you do the same.

By: Scott Greene 1934 reads | 0 comments
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Lauren's Summer at Crowne Plaza Guangzhou Science City

IHG Hotels Group

Lauren turned to international Co-op as a way to continue gaining work experience while exploring the world. Read about her experience working for a high end international hotel chain in China.

By: Lauren Watkins 2261 reads | 0 comments
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Natalie's Co-op Blog: How I Put My Blogging Passion to Work

Natalie's TFCSE Co-op

Natalie's been writing OLC blogs for awhile now, so she was excited to be able to bring her blogging skills to her new Co-op job. Now she's launched the SFU Food Bank Blog.

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Natalie's Co-op Blog: Interviewee to Interviewer

Co-op Reflections

Natalie faces a new experience in her role as SFU Food Bank Coordinator: Conducting interviews. After only a few short months, she's on the other side of the table, find out how it went.

By: npope 796 reads | 0 comments
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Why I Joined the CRA

CRA

Edith Tang had some doubts about applying for the CRA, but one yeat later she's successfully completed an eight-month Co-op work term and now works as a Student Ambassador for the CRA, promoting similar opportunites to students.

By: Edith Tang 2680 reads | 0 comments
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Working at Teradici

Co-op Reflections

Engineering student Pevisha Joshi was excited about the opportunities Co-op could hold for her, but as she soon learned, with opportunity comes a lot of hard work.With a great employer however, your work can be highly rewarded.

By: Pevisha Joshi 1770 reads | 0 comments
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