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In his position with the Canadian International Resources and Development Institute, Ayan has gained practical experience and exposure to negotiating the balance between sustainability and development.

August had the opportunity to polish many technical and soft skills by bringing the Canadian Cancer Society’s Daffodil Ball to fruition.

As a Junior Human Resources Advisor, Fatima utilized her background in Psychology to promote government-related employment opportunities and assist with the process of hiring students for federal government departments.

Matthew is gaining experience in promoting socioeconomic equity and justice for Indigenous youth through his role as the Development Student Assistant with GEERing Up!.

As the UBC Thunderbirds Social Media Coordinator, Amanda has had the opportunity to embark into a new field of sports journalism that has enhanced her writing abilities.

Cassandra’s role with UBC Safety & Risk Management allowed her to consider a new career path in emergency management that she can utilize with her studies in Geography.

John utilized his academic skills to expand his knowledge of sales and leadership while working at a tech start-up.

Viet’s Co-op experiences as a Research Assistant and Strategy Analyst helped him learn the technical skills that led him to his dream career as an Economist for the Brookfield Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship.

As a Policy Consultant at Vancouver Coastal Heath, Sanmini had the opportunity to grapple with the complexities of policy-making in the health sector.

The archival preservation techniques and database management tools that Aaron learned during his Co-op work term will be transferrable to other roles as he continues to pursue his passion of museum work.