Student Stories


Yujie Chen (Natural Resources Conservation) – Summer 2019
BSCN – Shanghai Disney Resort, Shanghai For my second co-op term, I work in Shanghai Disney Resort Public Affairs Department and be responsible for supporting environment affairs including Disney Park’s surrounding habitat monitor, Disney Conservation Fund relevance affairs and community environmental education. I got to spend time in the beautiful artificial eco-park besides Disney Resort […] Read more...


Eric Schietekat (Urban Forestry) – Summer 2019
BUF – Royal Wood Tree Care, Delta, B.C. I continue with my previous co-op work term, working as an Arborist for Royal Wood Tree Care. Work can be disappointing when customers choose to cut down a tree because they do not want to deal with debris falling onto their driveway, or worst onto their cars. […] Read more...


Michelle Luiz (Natural Resources Conservation)
Find out what Michelle Luiz does at her international work placement for A Green Venture in Bangalora, India. Read more...


Laura Gordon (Natural Resources Conservation)
For my second Co-op work term I've been working as a Junior Biologist in the Environmental Science department of Pinchin Ltd., an environmental engineering consultant with an office in Abbotsford BC. Read more...


Arial Eatherton (Natural Resources Conservation)
For my third co-op placement, I am working as a field crew lead with the Tree Ring Lab in the Faculty of Forestry. I’ve been supervising wildfire related projects in collaboration with Stuctwewsemc (Bonaparte Indian Band), Westbank First Nation, and Logan Lake Community Forest. Read more...