Student and Faculty Profiles

Student Curators, Karol, Karen, and Kathryn
We wanted to make the exhibit exciting for everyone, not just English majors...

Arts students co-create Dostoevsky library exhibit
"Crime and Punishment at 150", an exhibit created by Prof. Katia Bowers and her students, is on display at the Cambridge University Library.

Arts Co-op Student Profile: Lara-Sophie Boleslawsky
English Honours. Arts Co-op Placement at the Vancouver Arts Colloquium Society.

Arts Co-op Student Profile: Morrell Andrews
Morrell Andrews, International Relations Arts Co-op Placement at Global Affairs Canada 1) Can you tell us about your current position? My current co-op term is at Global Affairs Canada (formerly DFATD) in Ottawa. I work as a Desk Officer in the EU-EFTA Commercial Relations division and my countries of responsibility include Austria, Germany, Hungary, Slovakia, and Slovenia. […]

Arts Co-op Student Profile: Anjali Vyas
Anjali Vyas, Bachelor of International Economics  Arts Co-op Placement at Illuminate Consulting Group in San Francisco 1) Can you tell us about your current position? I currently work as an Analyst at the Illuminate Consulting Group (ICG) – an international research and academic strategy consulting firm based out of San Francisco, California. ICG has worked for over 20 of […]

Community Contribution to UBC Award Winner: Daniel Munro
Meet Daniel! Daniel dedicated his time at UBC to improve students’ learning and academic experiences. As the AMS Associate Vice-President, Academic and University Affairs, he worked on the #textbookbrokeBC campaign and promoted the Open Educational Resources (OERs) concept, which are openly licensed course resources that can both save students money on textbooks as well as […]

Umang Khandelwal (BA’15 – International Relations)
International Relations. 2014 WTO’s Public Forum in Geneva, the Council of Europe’s World Democracy Forum in Strasbourg. Spring Meetings of the IMF and World Bank in Washington D.C.

Community Contributions to UBC and Beyond Award Winner: Maria Dawson
During her four years at UBC, Maria has worked hard to be involved on every level. She served as the VP External in UBC History Student Association and a member at large on the Arts Undergraduate Society Committee. In 2014, she participated in the Witnessing Auschwitz Research Aboard Program and presented her paper “Roles of […]

Emily Chan: Community Contribution to UBC and Beyond, 2016 Award Winner
Emily’s passion in community development has made her a student leader and community contributor for UBC and beyond. As the Co-President of UBC Sociology Students’ Association, Emily took the initiative to create the first-ever Anthropology-Sociology Gala and encouraged actions to recognize UBC’s unceded Indigenous lands. Outside of UBC, Emily founded Still Moon Arts Society Youth […]

Audrey Tong: Community Contributions to the Faculty of Arts 2016 Award Winner
The Centre for Student Involvement and Careers had a chance to speak with 2016’s Community Contributions to the Faculty of Arts Award Winner, Audrey Tong about her academic interests, UBC experiences and post-graduation plans. Post written by Zining Wang.   Why did you decide to study Political Science and International Relations? My passion for political science […]