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April Holland

Psychiatric Nursing Student

I have always had an interest in health promotion and helping others, and psychiatric nursing at KPU was the perfect fit. A year into my program at KPU I had to take time away from my studies. It was a challenge, but it helped me learn how to balance my priorities and it sparked a personal interest in student health, which is actually tied to my master’s thesis. Now, I’m a Registered Psychiatric Nurse, and back at KPU as a faculty member. The university has always been extremely supportive of me, even after I finished ‘paying tuition’.

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Emad Alrefai

English Language Studies Alumnus

Emad Alrefai

My first intention was to become an engineer and I spent a year in university in Saudi Arabia. I wanted something that combined business and math...

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Calvin Tiu

Bachelor of Arts Alumnus

Calvin Tiu

I'm always waiting for an opportunity to surprise people. Having cerebral palsy, and growing up with a physical disability, I was told that I...

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Stuart Chase

Journalism and Public Relations Alumnus

Stuart Chase

I wanted a more focused, one-on-one type learning environment which is exactly what I got here. KPU gave me confidence and shaped my critical...

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Alisa Yao

Product Design Student

Alisa Yao

I started my post-secondary education at another school, pursuing engineering, but I wasn’t enjoying being in large lectures with so many other...

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Sarah Pucek

Urban Ecosystems Student

Sarah Pucek

I finished high school and started boxing. I did amateur competitions for a few years before turning professional and I’m currently the North...

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Aaron Sask

Carpentry Alumnus

Aaron Sask

When I graduated high school, I wasn't sure what I wanted to do. My natural abilities became apparent when I started carpentry at KPU. It’s...

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