The inaugural Vancouver Opera Festival is now only a few months away. There will be opportunities to meet with Canadian directors Joel Ivany, Michael Cavanagh and Rachel Peake as well as the multitude of artist and singers that will be on stage.
The deadline for Work Experience applications is January 31st.
For those that are interested there will be further opportunities to volunteer for the Festival after the work experience program is done in a number of roles that require knowledge of Vancouver Opera including backstage tours, pre-show talks and hands on workshops (throat singing, stage fighting J).
For further information, come visit Dr. Dean's office.
If you want to spend Wednesday evening or Saturday afternoon for volunteering, this is your best fit!
For further information, come see Dr. Dean.
If you are good at math and reading, here is an new opportunity at Kumon at Strawberry Hill. Also, the tutoring will be starting in January 2017. This could be a second placement if you are interested.
For more information, please come see Dr. Dean.
Are you looking for volunteering? Delta Animal Shelter maybe a best fit for you if you are an animal lover
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The Vancouver Aquarium is recruiting again and these placements run Monday through Friday ONLY, between 9:00am and 5:00pm. This is always an excellent place for students to start sharing their passion about the oceans with children, as well as getting some hands-on experience on animal handling (marine invertebrates), and learn customer service skills. Come in and see Dr. Dean if you would like to work at the aquarium. The deadline to apply is this Wednesday, September 14th.
Get involved with Geering Up at UBC!
Summer Camps: Join us on campus for a week of lab tours, design challenges and guest lectures. This is a great opportunity to sample life as an engineering student. The 2016 Summer Camp Schedule and Sign-Up is available here
Junior Instructors: Geering Up is always looking for High School volunteers to serve as Junior Instructors. School year and summer positions are available. This is a great opportunity to receive work experience while getting involved with UBC Engineering. Click here for more info and to apply.
After School Clubs: Join Geering Up for after school clubs in May and June. After-school clubs are a mix of science and engineering through hands-on projects, demos, design challenges, and lab tours taught by experienced University students that have a passion for their field of study. Register here.
For more information, visit http://www.geeringup.apsc.ubc.ca/
Interested in learning more about the performing arts?
This new Teen Intensive camp for ages 12-16 includes master classes as well as opportunities to create and build a set and produce an opera: from writing the libretto and score to designing costumes to performing on stage.
When: July 4th - July 15th from 9:00 am to 4:30 pm
Bursaries are available for qualifying students upon request
For more information, click here
Interested in fitness, running and pursuing a career in the Fitness and Recreation Focus Area?
The New Balance in North Delta is looking for volunteers for the 2016-2017 school year.
Please see Dr. Dean if you are interested.
See Dr. Dean in the Career Centre to get matched up with a teacher requesting a volunteer in a French Immersion classroom during the 2016-2017 school year.
*French Immersion students only at this time*
See Dr. Dean in the Career Centre to get matched up with a teacher requesting a volunteer in their classroom during the 2016-2017 school year.