Month: January 2013

Jeff Hon

<div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="http://yid.vcn.bc.ca/2013/01/24/jeff-hon/"></div>Currently finishing his Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology from the University of British Columbia, Hon says he was expected to pursue post-secondary education after
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Besh Caron

<div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="http://yid.vcn.bc.ca/2013/01/22/besh-caron/"></div>After completing a Bachelor of Communication Studies degree, Caron says she “found that having a degree wasn’t actually enough to find fulfilling work.” “I spent
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Kevin Rodas

<div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="http://yid.vcn.bc.ca/2013/01/22/kevin-rodas/"></div>Currently studying Graphic Design at the Art Institute of Vancouver, Rodas said affording his post-secondary education would have been a challenge without the Vancouver Community
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Gagan Saran

<div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="http://yid.vcn.bc.ca/2013/01/22/gagan-saran/"></div>Working to complete a Bachelor of Arts degree from Kwantlen Polytechnic University with a major in psychology and a minor in counselling, Gagan Saran has
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Faiza Khalil

<div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="http://yid.vcn.bc.ca/2013/01/22/faiza-khalil/"></div>While Khalil said she originally expected to be able to start her career once she completed her Bachelor of Arts degree with a Major in
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Cassie Dixon

<div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="http://yid.vcn.bc.ca/2013/01/22/cassie-dixon/"></div>When she began her Bachelor of Communications degree at Simon Fraser University, Dixon says she knew that she would have to pair her post-secondary studies
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Armita Avar

<div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="http://yid.vcn.bc.ca/2013/01/22/armita-avar/"></div>After receiving her Bachelor’s degree in Computer Software Engineering from the Iran-Tehran Azad University in 2008, Avar permanently relocated to Vancouver, Canada in 2011.  She
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Tania Ehret

<div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="http://yid.vcn.bc.ca/2013/01/22/tania-ehret/"></div>A recent graduate of Langara College’s diploma program in Peace and Conflict Studies, Ehret believes that “having post-secondary education helps enormously in terms of employment.”
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Sylvana D’Angelo

<div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="http://yid.vcn.bc.ca/2013/01/22/sylvana-dangelo/"></div>When D’Angelo completed her Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in photography at the age of 21, she said she “expected to become famous or work
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Karissa Gall

<div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="http://yid.vcn.bc.ca/2013/01/22/karissa-gall/"></div>I have a Bachelor of Arts (High Honours) with a major in Political Science and concentrations in international politics, African politics and psychology. My expectations
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Leigh Seldon

<div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="http://yid.vcn.bc.ca/2013/01/21/leigh-seldon/"></div>Currently working towards completing a Bachelor’s degree in Industrial Design at Emily Carr University of Art and Design, Selden is passionate about her field and
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Oasis Community Housing

<div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="http://yid.vcn.bc.ca/2013/01/18/oasis-community-housing/"></div>Located at 40 East Hastings Street, this building contains 84 apartments and is part of Vancouver’s NHS. The Neighborhood Housing Society (NHS) is a registered
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Gathering Place Education Centre

<div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="http://yid.vcn.bc.ca/2013/01/18/gathering-place-education-centre/"></div>At the Gathering Place Education Centre, our mission is to offer educational programs in as flexible a format as possible to enable our students to
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The Urban Native Youth Association – Programming

<div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="http://yid.vcn.bc.ca/2013/01/17/unya-first-nations-programs/"></div>The Urban Native Youth Association (UNYA) provides over 20 prevention-focused, youth-driven programs and initiatives for  native youth (generally ages 11 to 24).  Visit: http://www.unya.bc.ca for
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The Urban Native Youth Association

<div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="http://yid.vcn.bc.ca/2013/01/17/urban-native-youth-association/"></div>Formed in 1988, the Urban Native Youth Association (UNYA) is Metro Vancouver’s only native youth program-providing organization, and aims to provide opportunities that can help native
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