A Procrastinator's Guide to Success

Nikki Zayco

Do you find yourself discouraged and in need of advice? Do you find yourself procrastinating and wondering when the right time to get started on your career is? This article highlights the importance of starting early and some fun ways to get started.

By: Nikki Zayco 517 reads | 0 comments

How Volunteering Can Help You Find Your Dream Career

CSI Blog

Panicking because you’re still undecided or unsure of your major? Keep calm and apply for a volunteer position! It can help you in more ways than one. Here’s how.

By: Raisa Crisologo 455 reads | 0 comments

What I’ve Learned While Being the Boss


If you had told me in high school that I would be the leader of a non-profit organization in just a few short years, I probably would have stopped talking to you. And yet, here I am, a President at age 20.

By: Katherine Karr 662 reads | 0 comments

CMNSU Alumni Feature: Alumni Interview – Jeff Scheffel

Co-operative Education

Jeff Scheffel, Community Developer at Volunteer Burnaby, discusses the diversity of a job in the not-for-profit sector, the importance of collaboration, volunteering, and encourages Communication students not to underestimate their skillset. 

By: Kasia Cookson 1076 reads | 0 comments

Advice from a Marketing Communications Professional: Ryan Paulson, Director of Marketing & Communications at Blenz Coffee


Director of marketing and communications for Blenz Coffee and graduate of SFU’s Public Relations Certificate program, Ryan Paulson, shares invaluable advice about the modern communication industry – his own career path, what he looks for in new-hires and tips for current SFU Communication students to be professionally competitive after graduation.

By: Kendal Crawford 1495 reads | 0 comments

What You Can Do Now to Make Your Resume Stand Out After Graduation


If you want to use your degree to kick-start your career, it’s just as important to build up other relevant experiences for your resume. In fact, that’s what can help your resume stand out from the rest! And the best time to start is before you graduate. 

By: Daniel Cooper 3911 reads | 0 comments

Strategic Volunteering: Lessons From a Mature Student


Averyl from SFU Public Square shares some insights from experiences volunteering, and has created this list of tips to help you get the most out of your volunteer positions!

By: Averyl Bancroft 5316 reads | 0 comments

Community Within Campus: The SFU Women’s Centre


Erika outlines some of The Women's Centre's projects as well as some past and upcoming events. Check it out to learn more about one of SFU's oldest campus amenities.

By: Erika Dee 2938 reads | 0 comments

Volunteer with FIFA in 2014 and 2015


Learn about exciting volunteer opportunities available to you coast to coast with FIFA's 2014 U-20 Women's World Cup and 2015 Women's World Cup.

By: Season Ji 4955 reads | 0 comments

CEVF 2013 Recap - Part 2

Engagement Peers

A look at some of the attendees of the Community Engagement and Volunteer Fair, part of The BIG Fair 2013, including The Celebral Palsy Association of BC, Semiahmoo House Society, Canadian Cancer Society, and Surrey Crime Prevention Society.

By: Alice Tao 1386 reads | 0 comments
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