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UBC Engineering Upcoming Events

​Engineering Explorations 9

Saturday, October 13, 2018

Grade 9 girls - join us for an exciting day of exploration.  Get creative and participate in fun engineering activites.  Connect with other like-minded students and talk to current engineering students and professionals who will share their stories and experience.

Engineering Explorations 12

Saturday, October 27, 2018

Grade 12 girls - Are you curious about engineering?  Want to see what university is like?  This conference is an exciting opportunity for Grade 12 girls to participate in hands-on workshops, explore UBC, meet engineering students and compete in a design competition!

Engineering Explorations 11

Saturday, November 10, 2018

Grade 11 girls - come to UBC for our grade 11 girls conference!  The conference is an exciting opportunity for grade 11 girls to participate in hands-on workshops, explore UBC and meet engineering students!

Geering up Clubs

Saturdays, September-June

Geering up clubs are a mix of science and engineering through hands-on projects, demos, design challenges, lab tours!  All clubs are taught by experienced university students with a passion for their field of study.

To RSVP or learn more:  https://engineering.ubc.ca/admissions/undergraduate/events-and-visits

 

 

9/27/2018 10:03 AM6/30/2019
U of the Fraser Valley Jumpstart program

​University of the Fraser Valley Bachelor of Arts Jumpstart Program

Jumpstart your university education this summer and receive credit for 9 core university requirements (3 courses) in your chosen program, prior to fall 2019.

Apply after October 1, 2018 to guarantee your spot!

Benefits:

  • accelerate your studies and ease your transition to university
  • complete the writing, critical thinking and quantitative requirements for your BA degree
  • get to know the university environment and other students
  • work closely with professors in a supportive environment
  • receive mentorship from senior UFV students
  • connect with the community and engage in immersive learning experiences

For more info:  www.ufv.ca/arts/jumpstart

9/27/2018 10:14 AM6/30/2019
Canadian Armed Forces Info Sessions

​These sessions are a great way to learn about various aspects of the Canadian Armed Forces, entry plans and offerings available.  Recruiters will be on hand to provide the briefs and to answer questions on these or many other CAF subjects.

  1. Thursday, May 2nd ,2019 from 6-8 PM at our office located at 620 Royal Avenue, New Westminster, BC
      1. In-Demand Occupations - A fast-track into the CAF with a great job.

       2. Thursday, May 16th ,2019 from 6-8 PM at our office located at 620 Royal Avenue, New Westminster, BC

    1. Women in the CAF.  Excellent opportunities for empowering and learning in a wide range of occupations and lifestyles.

       3. Thursday, May 30th,2019 from 6-8 PM at our office located at 620 Royal Avenue, New Westminster, BC

    1. In-Demand Occupations - A fast-track into the CAF with a great job.

       4. Thursday, June 13th ,2019 from 6-8 PM at our office located at 620 Royal Avenue, New Westminster, BC

    1. CAF 101 – A general information session regarding applying, and life within the CAF.

      5. Thursday, Jun 27th ,2019 from 6-8 PM at our office located at 620 Royal Avenue, New Westminster, BC

    1. In-Demand Occupations - A fast-track into the CAF with a great job.

     6. After June 27th, we will be closed Thursday nights until September 5th

 

 

4/25/2019 9:52 AM6/30/2019
Trades Training Program - Baker

TUITION FREE!
Trades Training means that students have an amazing opportunity to gain level 1 technical training while still in high school.
The training program is dual credit, meaning students gain high school and post secondary credits.

Students need to do a 4-day "practicum" at VCC (Monday to Thursday, 1.00pm to 7.30pm) before they can be accepted into this program.

The program starts on August 6, 2019

Interested students contact:  

Doug MacLean

Career Programs Coordinator

Coquitlam School District #43

Cell: 604-341-8977

For more information on the program: http://www.sd43.bc.ca/CareerPrograms/Pages/Baker.aspx

11/7/2018 10:01 AM7/31/2019
Alberta College of Art and Design

​Pre-College Program 4 weeks in July

Get a hands-on feel for college life with ACAD's Pre-College Program.  Make friends, earn three college credits, and build an awesome portfolio in four intense weeks of full-time, studio-based studies in art and design.

Must be 16-18 years old and have completed grades 10, 11 or 12.

For more info:  www.acad.ca/continuing-education/pre-college-program

12/3/2018 10:25 AM7/31/2019

École Riverside Secondary School

2215 Reeve Street, Port Coquitlam BC
V3C 6K8
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