UBC Geering Up Summer Camps

UBC Geering Up is offering a unique opportunity for secondary students to volunteer at our online summer camps! We would greatly appreciate if you could forward this email to any Science and Planning teachers, or Career Resource Staff who can share this information with interested students.
Junior Instructors will work closely with two instructors to deliver engaging STEM programming for up to 20 kids anywhere from grades 1 – 12, from the safety of their own homes. A full description of the position can be found here. This position can satisfy the 30 hours of Work Experience/Community Service requirement for graduation.
Our camps operate from July to August, and volunteers are expected to join us for a minimum of one week. We are very excited to have the opportunity to work with students from your school!
Applications are now open, and will close on June 17 @ 11:59 PM. Students who are interested in applying can find the application form

https://geeringup.apsc.ubc.ca/join-us/volunteering/junior-instructor-program/jiapply/

Broadcast & Media Communications Virtual Information Session

BCIT Broadcast & Media Communications Virtual Information Session
June 15, 2020
5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
This online info session starts with a presentation and concludes with a question and answer period with program staff. This info session covers the 3 different programs within the Broadcast area, including: Broadcast and Online Journalism, Radio Arts and Entertainment, Television & Video Production.

VFS Online Open House

VFS Online Open House
Saturday, 13 June 2020
Event time: 10am – 1pm (self-guided event – not required to stay online for the entire duration)
• Discover VFS’s new hybrid learning model (online & on-site)
• Watch exclusive videos about our campus facilities and the VFS student experience
• Sample the latest student projects
• Meet faculty, staff, and alumni
• Take part in online talks and demonstrations
More details and to register

Experience VCC Virtual Open House

Experience VCC Virtual Open House
Wednesday, June 17, 2020
9:00 am – 5:00 pm
VCC is proud to inspire a new generation of students to discover their passions, gain essential skills, and learn what it takes to succeed in a competitive workforce. Join us at Experience VCC and browse over 130+ programs, learn about student services, and talk to instructors about programs in arts, health sciences, certified trades, university transfer, and more. The event is free and open to the public. Register for the live, interactive presentations and we’ll send you the link to join each event. Please register

SFU’s Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences

SFU’s Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences would like to invite you and your students to join us for our FASS e-Sampler!

Starting this month, we are offering several e-Lectures with our outstanding professors, covering a variety of topics within the humanities and social sciences. These free sessions give your students the opportunity to explore and reflect on different pathways they may wish to pursue in their post-secondary education and allow them to engage with our professors directly

Broadcast & Media Communications Virtual Information Session

BCIT  Broadcast & Media Communications Virtual Information Session
June 15, 2020
5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
This online info session starts with a presentation and concludes with a question and answer period with program staff. This info session covers the 3 different programs within the Broadcast area, including: Broadcast and Online Journalism, Radio Arts and Entertainment, Television & Video Production.

UBC Virtual Seminars

Virtual Seminars for Prospective Students
For students entering Grades 10 to 12, we will be hosting four types of virtual seminars in June:
• All About UBC
• Student Life: Vancouver
• Student Life: Okanagan
• A session specific to students in IB and AP
For more information on how to register for these sessions, click here
Spotlight on Bachelor of Pharmaceutical Sciences (BPSc) Program
Do you have students who are interested in biology, chemistry, and medicine? The Bachelor of Pharmaceutical Sciences at UBC Vancouver teaches the science behind drug discovery and development. Your students will learn topics like pharmacology, nano medicine, and analytical chemistry, and they can choose to do their own original research project. The program has a focus on entrepreneurialism and problem-solving, and your students will have the option to learn valuable real-world skills as part of a practicum. They’ll graduate ready for a technical position in pharmaceuticals, life sciences, or biotechnology, or take the next step to grad school.
For more information, visit Bachelor of Pharmaceutical Sciences

BCIT Virtual Information Session Digital Arts

Virtual Information Session Digital Arts June 8, 20205:30 pm –7:00 pmThis online info session starts promptly at5:30pm with a presentation and concludes with a question and answer period with program staff. 24 hours before the session starts, you’ll receive a link to the event via email. This session covers the 7 different programs within the Digital Arts area, including: 3D Modeling, Art and Animation,Communication Design Essentials,Digital Design and Development,Graphic Communications Technology Management,Graphic Design,New Media Design and Web Development Technical Arts