Student and Faculty Profiles

Student Screenwriter Roberto Attieh Wins Audience Choice Award at Cannes
Third-year Faculty of Arts student Roberto Attieh recently won the “Audience Choice Award” at the Diversity in Cannes short film festival.

Nika Moeini: Outstanding Leader in the UBC Community 2017 Award Winner
Every Arts student should find a group they’re passionate about (or start one!), take an opportunity to do a course or semester abroad, and connect with professors. You only get to be an undergraduate at UBC once, so make the most of it!

Astghik Hairapetian: Outstanding Leader in the Faculty of Arts 2017 Award Winner
What make the Faculty of Arts special is the diversity of thought, talents and passions it encompasses.

Morrell Andrews: Outstanding Leader in the UBC Community and Beyond 2017 Award Winner
I have traveled to twenty countries in my degree alone... I have been fortunate to see the world and apply what I learned in the classroom to the issues on the ground.

Skyler Wang: Academic Contribution to the Faculty of Arts 2016 Award Winner
I really recommend young scholars who aspire for a career in academia to take their research to big conferences – I definitely grew a lot from attending them.

Rebecca Peng – BC’s Best Co-op Student in 2016
Rebecca’s supervisor commended her as the “best marketing co-op student” and consistently ranked her qualities [as] being in the top 3rd percentile...

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. […]