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Develop your career in Hong Kong

Co-operative Education

 

Consider going abroad for your co-op.  When Alan did his co-op in Hong Kong, he not only got first hand experience with a new culture but he also developed new skills.

By: Alan Pang 5891 reads | 0 comments
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Beyond the BC bubble: My co-op term in Burma (Myanmar)

Communication

In a country filled with monks, crazy drivers, and frequent power outages, things were different living in Burma. After four months, it started to feel a bit like home. Here’s a glimpse into my unique experience as a political intern for the Embassy of Canada to Burma (Myanmar). 

By: Layla Clarkson 6838 reads | 0 comments
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Lessons I Learned about Adjusting to Life Abroad

Co-op Reflections

I was a bit nervous at first about leaving the city life behind, but I soon came to realize that the change would be a great new adventure. I feel incredibly lucky to live abroad in a small town, because I get to experience and immerse myself in a uniquely French culture.

By: Rachel Osterman 6617 reads | 0 comments
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Artist, Activist, and Public Relations Strategist: Meet Miks C-Kellman

Professional Development

Miks C-Kellman is an artist, filmmaker, director, and social campaign initiator. He is also a communications and public relations (PR) specialist. Under the sub-continental sun, I had the opportunity to ask Miks about his life as an inspiring and successful communicator.

By: Dara Hill 12261 reads | 0 comments
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3 Tips for a Successful Internship Away from Home

Communique

The beauty of working in a city away from home is that as much as it provides you with opportunities to advance your career, it provides you with even more opportunities for personal growth.

By: Charisse Trinidad 11828 reads | 0 comments
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Travel Your Career

Skill Building

Who doesn’t love travelling? Summer is just around the corner and with that comes the time to make our travel plans a reality. Have you ever thought about travelling as a way to boost your career?

By: Jeannie Chong 6453 reads | 0 comments
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Top 5 Reasons Why You Should Study Abroad

Work Search

Want to take time off to travel but don't want to delay your graduation date? Why not study abroad? Here are 5 reasons from our OLC writer Pamela on why you should consider studying abroad.                                                                                                                

By: Pamela Shyng 7327 reads | 0 comments
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C.A.R.E. SFU Global Travel Award Program

International

The C.A.R.E. SFU Global Travel Award Program has funded air travel for students volunteering abroad with not-for-profit organizations since 2010. Ten students have been awarded to date, with up to thirty more flights to be awarded in 2011.

By: Matthew Sy 7780 reads | 0 comments
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Canadian Co-op Adventure

Work Search



    Tired of the same ol Vancouver scene?  Want to travel, but think you cant because your student bank account is plummeting somewhere in the negatives?  If you said yes to both these questions, sounds like youre suffering from a classic case of travel bug blues.  But dont worry, theres a simple solution to your ailment.  Start searching for co-op jobs out of town!

By: coopcom 5685 reads | 0 comments
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