Alumni stories

Meet our alumni


'Dip your toes in as many pools as possible so you have a variety of experiences'

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‘The program offers a special learning opportunity — don't pressure yourself to have the “right kind” of experience’

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‘Make the most of being in an environment where people really support your learning — it's such a privilege’

PCJ Louisa Yu

‘Look for opportunities that interest you, not what you think you should be doing’

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‘We can hold each other up, and we can build community with each other’

Jenna Lemieux standing next to a UNDP display

'Resisting the ease of simplicity'

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'Buy yourself time to delve into your interests'

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 'Study what you’re truly interested in and build your degree around it — PCJ let’s you do this'

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'PCJ taught me the importance of being curious'

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'I learned why things happen and how they can change'

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'Don't wait for permission'