Alumni Interview: Brandi Halls – Director for Brand Communications – Lush

If any of you watch W Network’s show Undercover Boss, you may recognize our next SFU Communication alumni, Brandi Halls! Brandi was featured in an episode this February, where she worked undercover as a retail associate. When she is not undercover, Brandi is the Director for Brand Communications for Lush North America. I spoke to …

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Alumni Interview: John Grant – Associate Director – SFU Alumni Relations

  As an SFU student, have you ever thought of working for SFU after graduation? That is exactly what our next Communication alumni, John Grant, did. John is the Associate Director of Alumni Relations and is responsible for implementing alumni engagement strategies for SFU. Read on to find out how a co-op position lead John …

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Student Life: Does Social Media Really Create the Strongest Connections?

           Everywhere we look people are using their phones, accessing the Internet, and connecting to a world that has become almost as prominent as the physical world around us.  Social media has greatly changed the way we interact and has altered our perceptions about what makes a relationship personal.  However, it has created both positive and …

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Alumni Interview: Christina Wu – Manager of Communications – BC Council for International Education

As the Manager of Communications at the BC Council for International Education, Christina is responsible for overseeing the strategic communications for the organization. Christina told me the challenges of working with different education groups internationally, as well as some of her highlights which included promoting BC’s education system throughout the 2010 Olympics. When Christina was …

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