Brent Ackerman, BA'94, has worked as a copywriter and TV reporter in Osaka, a Management Consultant in Tokyo, and now operates his own acupuncture and Chinese herbal practice, Black Sheep Acupuncture & Herbs, in Vancouver.
Vincent Ng, BA'08, is a social entrepreneur based in Kobe, Japan and works to promote social business, market development and CSR projects in Asian countries. He was the Founding President of the Asian Studies Interests Association (ASIA) and President of the Ritsumeikan-UBC House during his time as a UBC student.
Sarah Youngblutt, BA '09, works as an archaeologist in Australia and is midway through a PhD in mainland southeast Asian archaeology with a focus on Indian sites that carry World Heritage designation in Southeast Asia.
Lea Chambers, BA '97, is the Global Marketing Leader for Golder Associates, an international environmental and engineering company, and is also on the Board of Directors for their corporate charity, the Golder Trust for Orphans.
Austin Bonner, BA '06, after graduating UBC moved to Japan and spent one year on the JET Programme as a CIR (Coordinator of International Relations). As of 2012 he now works at Google in Mountain View, doing full-cycle recruitment within a business unit called gTech, focused primarily on growing teams that support many of their digital advertising platforms and ad exchanges.