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My Computing Science Graduate Co-op Experience: [Part 4] Improving Professionally and Personally

My Computing Science Graduate Co-op Experience

Evgeny not only met his goals professionally at Broadcom, but he was able to improve in more ways than he could imagine- including meeting his personal goals and growing as an individual.

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My Computing Science Graduate Co-op Experience: [Part 3] Staying Motivated

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When you extend your co-op for another term, there is a chance that things might not be as exciting as before.  Evgeny shares tips on how to keep your term productive and engaging.

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My Computing Science Graduate Co-op Experience: [Part 2] Finding Your Strengths

Computing Science

 

Sometimes in a co-op position you might not get tasks that you absolutely love.  Make the most of it like Evgeny did, Evgeny went from feeling this way to having his co-workers ask for his advice! 

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My Computing Science Graduate Co-op Experience: [Part 1] My Journey to Broadcom

Computing Science

Did you know the School of Computing Science has a co-op program for graduate students?  Evgeny was thrilled when he found out and because of the program he was able to land a job with everything he was looking for.

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Leo's CRA Journey: [Part 2] Learning on the Job

CRA

Leo Ng is a fifth year BBA candidate in the SFU Beedie co-op program who worked for Canada Revenue Agency for 8 months.  In this article of his three-part series, he shares his experience learning on the job.

 

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Leo's CRA Journey: [Part 1] Training for the Role

CRA

Leo Ng is a fifth year BBA candidate in the SFU Beedie co-op program.  He worked at Canada Revenue Agency for 8 months.  He shares what it was like to train for his role as a Taxpayer Services Agent.

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Taking on a Second Degree: [Part 3] My Second Work Term at IBM

Co-operative Education

Patrick started his career as an elementary school teacher and now he is completing SFU’s Computing Science Second degree program.  Patrick shares his experience of transitioning from teacher to computing science, his first co-op at Malaspina, and here he shares his second co-op experience.

By: Patrick Underwood 2329 reads | 0 comments
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Give Oil and Gas a Chance: 5 Reasons to Consider the Energy Sector

careers in oil

Communication Co-op Student and SCOY 2014 winner, Denisa Orlandea,  never anticipated completing all 4 co-op terms in the oil and gas industry, much less considering a career in it. Here are her favorite parts of working for the Oil and Gas industry.

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Taking on a Second Degree: [Part 2] My First Work Term at Malaspina Labs

IBM

Patrick started his career as an elementary school teacher and now he is completing SFU’s Computing Science Second degree program.  He shares how he got to the program and how co-op has been a great help!

By: Patrick Underwood 3779 reads | 0 comments
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Taking on a Second Degree: [Part 1] From Teaching to Computing Science

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Patrick started his career as an elementary school teacher and now he is completing SFU’s Computing Science Second degree program.  He shares how he got there and how co-op has been a great help!

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