Here is a great profile piece from the VIU News about some of our alumni who are studying and working in Ottawa:   https://news.viu.ca/viu-global-studies-graduates-make-difference

Alumni Profiles:

Gabrielle Bishop

Justice for North Korea 

"Treat your first year like a 'buffet', and try to sample as many courses are you can, because you may be surprised in what ends up sparking your interests"

Vancouver Island University, Bachelor of Arts in Global Studies

Carleton University Norman Paterson School, Master of Arts in International Affairs

Jr. Trade Policy Officer - Global Affairs Canada

Consultant Canada Manager of Programs, Partnerships and Communications - WEConnect International 

Desk Officer (Korea) - Global Affairs Canada


LAUREN TRAN

Global Studies inter-disciplinary nature provides a good "launching pad" and foundation for a variety of Master’s degrees and specializations across the Social Sciences. let your vision be world embracing, rather than confined to your own self", which he believes is invaluable for the success of any individual, community, or institution.

Vancouver Island University Bachelor of Arts in Global Studies 

Lund University Master of Science in International Development and Management

Carleton University Graduate Diploma in Public Policy and Program Evaluation

Monitoring and Evaluation Consultant - Aga Khan Foundation Canada

International Project Consultant - CPCS Solutions for Growing Economies  

KATIE DURVIN

REFUGEE DISPORA 

Extremely passionate about working in international development and contributing to the empowerment of women and girls around the world.

Vancouver Island University Bachelor of Arts in Global Studies and Economics

Carleton University Norman Paterson School, Master of Arts in International Affairs

Junior Analyst - Global Affairs Canada

Policy Analyst - Global Affairs Canada

Senior Program Officer - Global Affairs Canada

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