Student Opportunities

Want to teach a language? Check out this Bachelor of Education Information Session.
January 15, 2018

Language teachers are in demand in British Columbia and elsewhere. A UBC Bachelor of Education can be earned post-graduation in 11 months and is highly regarded around the world. 

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Reading Week 2018 Projects for Asian Studies students
January 9, 2018

Do something this Reading Week. Spend it on community projects across the Lower Mainland. Last year, over 400 UBC students were mobilized at elementary schools and non-profits in Vancouver over 3 days during Reading Week. Here's your chance to join a team of UBC students to lead elementary school students and community members in themed projects and activities.

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Free Round-trip Tickets for Students Travelling to Hong Kong

Are you a Canadian post-secondary student pursuing an exchange, study-abroad or internship in Hong Kong for the January 2018 term? If so, you are eligible to apply for one of six free round-trip tickets courtesy of Hong Kong Airlines through the Asia Pacific Foundation of Canada’s (APF Canada’s) Asia Connect program.

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ASIA 514B: China Vice: The Literature of Criminality
January 5, 2018

Murderers, thieves, swindlers, spies, sex offenders, gangsters, and political criminals: China can be a dangerous place, if the stories are to be believed.

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Global English Camp Internship Program in Japan
December 20, 2017

We are launching the 4th Annual Global English Camp Internship Program through Come On Out - Japan and are extending our invitation to top Universities and Japanese high school students for a cross-cultural learning experience. 

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Study in China this Summer through this Global Seminar Program!
December 15, 2017

A top level course on policy-making and reforms in China across a wide range of domains combining instruction by UBC Professor Yves Tiberghien and some courses from experts at one of the top 3 policy schools in China: Southwestern University of Political Sciences and law (SWUPL).

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UBC Journal of International Affairs opportunities: Call for Submissions
December 14, 2017

The Journal of International Affairs (JIA) is a student-run, peer- and faculty-reviewed undergraduate publication. Since 1985, the JIA has showcased distinguished papers written by students across a range of faculties and departments. Contributing to the JIA affords students an invaluable opportunity to have their work published early in their academic careers.

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Language Sciences Undergraduate Research Conference open to registration, seeking volunteers
December 13, 2017

Registration is now open for LSURC! Check out their website to learn more about attending. They are also looking for volunteers for the event, for students who are interested in a volunteer opportunity.

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Behind-the-Scenes with Mei Lanfang Beijing Opera Troupe

This is the troupe’s first trip to Vancouver, so this is a very rare opportunity to interact with the actors and see what happens behind-the-scenes. Everyone is welcome to attend, and light refreshments will be provided.

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The IAFOR Silk Road Initiative
December 11, 2017

As an organisation, IAFOR’s mission is to promote international exchange, facilitate intercultural awareness, encourage interdisciplinary discussion, and generate and share new knowledge. In 2018, they are excited to launch a major new and ambitious international, intercultural and interdisciplinary research initiative that uses the silk road trade routes as a lens through which to study some of the world’s largest historical and contemporary geopolitical trends, shifts and exchanges.

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