Monday, 29 May 2017

UBC Pharmacy Open House

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We would like to invite interested students to our Information Evening on Wednesday, June 14, 2017 in the Pharmaceutical Sciences Building, Vancouver Campus. This is a great session for Grade 12s who are starting to register for their first-year courses and have questions about the admission requirements, but it’s open to anyone who is interested in learning more about our Entry-to-Practice PharmD program.

June 14th, 2017 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM                    

Pharmaceutical Sciences Building, Room 1101
2405 Wesbrook Mall
Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z3

If you are interested in attending, RSVP  here.

Friday, 26 May 2017

Grouse Mountain is Hiring!

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Grouse Mountain is one of North Shore’s leading employers of youth, and our summer season is just around the corner! Our theme this year is “Into the Wild” and we have some wonderful opportunities up here if any students that are out there are job hunting!
Grouse Mountain is hiring for a Camp Fire Leader as well as for Cooks!
For more information visit:

High School Internship!

Job Description
Position: Recruitment & Retention Assistant High School PT Intern
FY International (FY) is an international organization formed by independent auditing, accounting, tax, consulting, and legal firms.
FY’s Head Office in Vancouver, BC is currently accepting applications from students currently enrolled in a secondary institution who are eager to gain corporate environment experience as a Recruitment & Retention Assistant. The incumbent will be required to be available to work during the summer months. During this temporary part-time internship, the incumbent will receive mentorship and support for his/her success in this position.
Research, identify and screen potential associate candidates
Assist in improving recruitment processes and strategies
Assist with communication with prospective candidates
Assist the Admission Committee during the review process
Assist with filing records of new associates
Assist with the maintenance of the organization’s intranet
The intern must be detail oriented and possess a strong attitude towards learning and collaboration.
Other required skills:
• Ability to communicate effectively (i.e. good writing, proof reading, listening and speaking skills)
Experience using the latest versions of Microsoft Word, Excel, & PowerPoint
Capacity to exercise proper professional behaviour, ethics, and integrity
Has leadership qualities, is a team player and is versatile
This is a non-paid position.
Completion of government required volunteer hours for graduation
Letter of involvement upon successful completion of internship
• Participate in corporate social events
Please send your cover letter and/or resume to We will only contact applicants that meet the requirements for an interview. Thank you for your interest.

Vancouver Film School Summer Intensives 2017

VFS Summer Intensive

This is no ordinary summer program.
Vancouver Film School’s Summer Intensives offer students the unique opportunity to spend one unforgettable week working with industry-leading teachers and mentors, gaining invaluable production experience in acting, animation, film production, or video game development.
If you’re truly serious about a career in the entertainment and creative media arts industries, the VFS Summer Intensives are the best way for you to get started right now!
Available Intensives
Acting for Film + Television
July 10 – 14, July 24 – 28 - $500 (CAD)
Animation + Visual Effects
July 24 – 28 - $825 (CAD)
Film Production
July 10 – 14, July 17 – 21 - $825 (CAD)
Game Design
July 31 – August 4 - $825 (CAD)
Introduction to Film, Animation + Design (Foundation)
July 10 – 14 - $500 (CAD)
Makeup Design for Film + Television
July 31 – August 4 - $825 (CAD)
Writing for Film and Television
July 10 – 14 - $825 (CAD)
Special Student Offer
Students who register for two or more Summer Intensives get 15 per cent off! Plus, if they apply to a full-time VFS program within 12 months of taking a Summer Intensive, the cost of their intensive will be applied to their full-time tuition upon enrollment.

Wednesday, 24 May 2017

Blueridge Good Neighbour Day Needs Volunteers!

Blueridge Good Neighbour Day is celebrating it’s 20 anniversary and needs volunteers on Sunday, June 4! Volunteers are needed to assist with the kid’s carnival and silent auction; and helping to organize the kids train. Approximately 10 volunteers will also be needed for set-up and take down (before and after 11am/3pm). This year help will be needed for the Gyro station (yum!); if anyone is interested and has FoodSafe please make this clear!
Shifts are one hour long; starting from 11am until 3pm. Volunteers can sign up for more than one shift!
If you are interested in helping out with this event, please contact Heather at:
Please include any time restrictions you have!