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Seeking Alumni Rep for KPU board of governors

KPUAA is seeking an alumni representative to serve on the KPU board of governors for an upcoming term. This is a volunteer leadership role and the prospective candidate would possess executive leadership skills to govern a large organization’s policy and affairs which will add value to the current board. You can view the details of this position here.

To be considered for this role, please submit your CV and a short biography with your contact information including email, phone number, and address to alumni@kpu.ca  by December 31, 2014 at 5:00pm. Applicants will be reviewed and shortlisted in early 2015 and the appointment date is tentatively scheduled for July 2015.


Mentors with experience in research, accounting and technology required

KPU launched a mentorship program for alumni to give back in a meaningful way and share their experience with students or fellow alumni. We are currently looking for alumni mentors with a background in research and sociology, the technology industry, and accounting. If you are an alumnus and interested in being a mentor in these capacities, please complete the application form and submit it to the alumni relations office as soon as possible. Additional details about the mentorship program are available at the link above.


KPUAA chapters program

The program is a way to stay connected with your special group of friends, meet new people, and stay connected to the university in a way that is meaningful to you. In general, chapters help promote the interests and welfare of a particular group of alumni. To find out more about creating a chapter and the program, please click here.


Are you a writer?

If you are an alumnus or part of the KPU community and would like to contribute content/articles to the alumni newsletter, please contact the alumni relations office by sending an email to alumni@kpu.ca .


KPU News

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November 10 KPU alumna named to Top 40 Under 40
November 7 New online tool launched at KPU Tech matches apprentices with local B.C. employers
November 3 KPU design student wins Staples scholarship for corporate workplace design
October 28 KPU to host Richmond all-candidates debate Nov. 4
October 27 KPU Richmond hosts its first Open House
October 24 A second outstanding program award for The Philosopher's Teahouse
October 22 Meet Dr. Rajiv Jhangiani: a key player in B.C.'s open textbook push
October 21 One of Canada's showiest poets to give readings at Vancouver Writers Fest
October 20 An economic take on scholarly success
October 16 The worldwide environmental issue that almost affected all of us