This year, Dr. Jon Newell became the first PhD student to graduate with a co-op designation at UBC, blazing a trail for future students looking to explore their professional potential during a PhD.

Rebecca Peng was honoured as the 2016 Arts Co-op Undergraduate Student of the Year for her work term at PHEMI Systems, where her supervisor commended her as “the best marketing co-op student” she had worked with.

Lara, an English Honours major, tells us about her summer work term at the Vancouver Arts Colloquium Society.