As a member of the School of Public Policy and Global Affairs alumni community, you embody important voices in the policy making landscape, both locally and globally.
You have made a mark for yourselves as alumni internationally and in an array of policy roles in diverse sectors around the world. Your fellow alumni are currently working in roles which include: Policy Analyst, NATO Operations and Human Security, Global Affairs Canada; Policy Analyst, Natural Resources Canada; Senior Specialist, Sustainability and External Affairs, Newmont Goldcorp Corporation; Senior Communications and Engagement Lead, TransLink; Associate, UN-supported Principles for Responsible Investment, (China), and many more.
Contact the MPPGA Program for more details on alumni careers or to submit your alumni story.
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As alumni, you are fundamental to the continued success of the School of Public Policy and Global Affairs and the University. Your involvement and support makes a real difference to the experience of our students.
Volunteering is a great way to stay involved with your alma mater, share experiences, and connect with students.
Whether you’d like to work with a student throughout the academic year or provide guidance on a short-term basis, we offer a variety of programs that suit your busy schedules.
Students are keen to hear you as working professionals, and policy practitioners. Come back and share your story on your career development and policy work.
Advising and mentoring students can take place at all stages of your career. Share your lessons learned and experiences with students as your career develops. Help shape the next generation of talent.
Your connection to UBC doesn’t end with graduation.
As alumni, you receive many great benefits and services that you can use throughout your life, including career resources, access to policy events, the alumni network, mentoring opportunities, and discounts on travel, events, products and attractions.