March 19-23 is the Canadian Association for Co-operative Education (CAFCE) National Co-op and WIL Week 2018. The purpose of National Co-op and WIL 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.
Drop-in Co-op Office Hours
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! Drop by during UBC Okanagan Co-op Education office hours to learn about the program and meet the coordinators. Come with questions!
UBC Co-op Education is co-located with the Faculty of Management, with office hours in EME 4135 the following days:
- Tuesday - 9 to 10 a.m.
- Wednesday - 10 to 11 a.m.
- Thursday - 1 to 3 p.m.
March 19-23 Social Media Contest
Each day of National Co-op and WIL Week, students are encouraged to post on Instagram, Twitter, or LinkedIn with #coopweek, #WILWeek, or #hirecoop for the chance to win a $50 gift certificate from Amazon, Lululemon, Starbucks, Indigo, Walmart, or Swiss Chalet.
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.