People

Rishabh’s experience at UGM taught him how success can be achieved in the professional world through different skills including data management, event planning, and teamwork.

Maddy showed resilience in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic to adapt UBC CCEL’s plans to an online format.

As a Business Programs Assistant, Prerna was able to expand upon her classroom learnings in Economics and International Relations at the workplace.

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.

For her exceptional contributions to the BC Ministry of Jobs, Trade and Technology, Bashara was honoured as the 2019 University Co-op Student of the Year by the Association for Co-operative Education and Work-Integrated Learning in BC/Yukon.

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.