UBC Arts Academic Advising

For Christina Mate, her co-op experiences helped her realize her passion for technical writing. “[She] began to pursue job leads that would turn this interest into a skill.”

“Do it” is the advice Christiane shares with students considering Co-op. She says, “I learned how to apply the research and writing skills I honed in my studies to the tasks handed to me during my co-op terms.” In addition, she built professional relationships which benefited her as she started her career.