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Working Part-time as an International Student

In the 2020-21 school year, I took on a couple of roles outside of being a student to enrich my educational experiences. Prior to that, despite being actively involved in various extracurricular activities, I was never in a professional setting. Since fall 2020, I have been taking a reduced course load while working part-time for…

by Ziyun (Alina) ZengChina, University of British Columbia
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Living Away From Home During the Pandemic

Everything has been so unreal ever since the COVID-19 pandemic started. As someone whose home city is Wuhan, China, I went through an emotional rollercoaster in early February 2020: constantly checking the number of cases, learning from social media how situations were developing, and worrying about families and friends back home. I continued to attend…

by Ziyun (Alina) ZengChina, University of British Columbia
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