Student Stories


Heather McDermid (Natural Resources Conservation)
For my fourth work term, I continued working as a Forestry Research Assistant at Stellenbosch University under Dr. Pierre Ackerman. In this photo, I was in Mpumalanga, South Africa conducting time study trials on the Malwa 560c harvester/forwarder. Read more...


Abbey Clancy (Natural Resources Conservation)
On my second term with the South Coast Land Authorizations team with the Ministry of Forests, Lands, Natural Resources and Rural Development. My role as Land Authorizations Coordinator changes constantly which makes every day a learning opportunity! Read more...


Elliot Bellis (Urban Forestry)
For my last co-op term, I worked as a Riparian Enhancement Team Leader on the SHaRP team with Dillon Consulting. Read more...


Alice Tang (Natural Resources Conservation)
Working as a Co-op Program Assistant in the Dean's Office at the Faculty of Forestry has been a great opportunity for me to develop professional, interpersonal, and computer skills. Read more...


Kristin Meng (Natural Resources Conservation)
For my third co-op work term, I worked with Canature Processing Ltd. on lab analyses. Although I was previously employed in this company as a part-timer, I had gained a lot throughout the work term. One of my main responsibilities was to conduct nutrition analysis for both raw materials and finished goods, and checking if their quality passes a threshold standard. Read more...