Life decisions: The road from university to law school

Life decisions: The road from university to law school
Julian Tennent-Riddell, a Trent University graduate, talks about how his interdisciplinary university degree and volunteer experiences brought him to the decision of attending law school. Check out his inspirational story – filmed by the Council of Ontario Universities – below! And don’t forget to check out our partners over at WorkStory.net for more work stories ...

Work Story Wednesday: United Nations Women

Work Story Wednesday: United Nations Women
For this Work Story Wednesday, we hear from Abinaya Balasubramaniam – a University of Toronto graduate. In this video created by the Council of Ontario Universities, Abinaya discusses how her university education has transformed her through opening her to new perspectives, helping others through international work placements, and bringing about career opportunities – including an ...

Work Story Wednesday: School Board Research & Assessment Associate

Watch Sarah’s Work Story Wednesday video. Sarah started with an undergrad in psychology, went on to do a master’s degree in development psychology and education, and later finished her PhD. If you’re someone whose wondering where that psychology degree might take you, check out the opportunities it brought to Sarah and see what kind of ...

Work Story Wednesday: York U Fine Arts Grads!

Work Story Wednesday: York U Fine Arts Grads!
Wow! From a job at IBM to a downtown Toronto consulting gig and grad school, the York University fine arts grads have some exciting plans ahead of them. See what’s in store for these students here! Post by York University – Home.    

Work Story Wednesday: Communications & Public Affairs Coordinator

Work Story Wednesday: Communications & Public Affairs Coordinator
Hashtags, Twitter handles, video editing and Facebook posts are a part of my daily job at the Council of Ontario Universities (COU). My path to this career was not straightforward, but I am certainly glad to have ended up where I am today. COU is a membership organization for the 20 provincially-assisted universities, advocating for ...

Work Story Wednesday: What these Carleton BA grads are doing today

Work Story Wednesday: What these Carleton BA grads are doing today
“Is the value of a university degree in decline? The discussion has dominated headlines and conferences, with particular focus on the worth of a Bachelor of Arts degree. Detractors say it’s a direct line to a career as a latte slinger. Its champions laud the BA’s emphasis on critical thinking. Where is the real value? ...

Work Story Wednesday: Human Resources Manager

Work Story Wednesday: Human Resources Manager
Are you interested in HR? On this Work Story Wednesday, Heather Coy-Robinson – a Queen’s University graduate – talks about how she made her way into a career as a human resources manager at Car-Proof, a Vehicle History Reports group. Check out her story below! And don’t forget to visit WorkStory.net for more stories to ...