Stories

Career Success Begins with Knowing Yourself
Get tips and resources to better understand your interests, values, strengths, and skills and how they relate to meaningful work.

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Arts students tell us how they overcome procrastination and stay on track
We asked four Arts students to share how they battle procrastination and what they do if they've fallen behind.

Build community and welcome new students as a UBC Orientation Leader
Getting involved as an Orientation Leader is a great way to support new-to-UBC students.

UBC Linguistics grad develops dictionary app to support Indigenous language revitalization
Aidan Pine (BA '16) is the founder of Mother Tongues, an organization providing open-source tools for language revitalization.

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Unlock the Potential of Your Arts Degree
Explore how your degree can take you in different directions, identify what matters to you, and connect with people who can help. 

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6 Steps to Successful Informational Interviews
Expand your network and learn more about jobs, companies, and industries by following these steps.

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Arts Alumni Advice: Choosing a program
Picking your major, minor, or specialization can be a daunting process. Get tips on choosing a program from Arts alumni.

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Arts Alumni Advice: My Most Meaningful Experiences at UBC
We asked Arts alumni to share their most meaningful experiences at UBC. Read their 5 big takeaways.

Arts Alumni Advice: Tips For an Amazing Year Ahead
We asked Arts alumni what advice they would give to their first-year selves. Find out what they had to say.

A Historical Tour of Iconic Arts Buildings
Join us on a trip through UBC Arts’ past, where we will uncover archival photos of UBC buildings from decades gone by.