National Co-op Week

National Co-op Week 2017

National Co-op Week is March 20-24 in Canada.

From March 20-24 is the Canadian Association for Co-operative Education (CAFCE) National Co-op Week. The purpose of National Co-op Week is to engage both students and employers Canada-wide on the conversation surrounding the value of co-operative education.

Students, faculty and staff are invited to join the UBC Okanagan Co-op Education program in celebrating National Co-op Week with the activities below.

Co-op Information Sessions
Are you a 1st or 2nd year student looking to explore career options while gaining valuable professional work experience? If yes, then Co-op might be the option for you! Attend one of the sessions below to learn more about UBC Okanagan Co-op, and meet the Co-op Coordinator Meghan Reid. Come with questions!

Tuesday, March 21 Thursday, March 23
ART 104 EME 1202
2 ā€“ 3 p.m. 12 (noon) ā€“ 1 p.m.


March 20-24 - Social Media Contest
Each day of National Co-op Week, students are encouraged to post on Instagram, Twitter or LinkedIn with the #coopweek for the chance to win a $50 gift certificate from Amazon, Starbucks, Swiss Chalet, Walmart or Indigo.

Also, keep a lookout for the Co-op staff who will be handing out free, delicious cookies around campus throughout the week!

For more information, visit the UBC Okanagan Co-op program website.