Explore the work of ACE-WIL and Co-operative Education in BC / Yukon through our blog. Here you will find inspirational stories from students, profiles of all our award winners, and wisdom from the wonderful humans that contribute to the vision of ACE-WIL.

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2019 ACE-WIL Conference

Hotel Grand Pacific, Victoria, B.C.
May 12-15, 2019
Join us as we challenge ourselves to “SWITCH IT ON”!

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By Lindsay Wood

Upon leaving the ACE-WIL PD on November 15th, I was once again reminded of what an incredible group of WIL professionals I am fortunate to know. We truly have such a special community of dedicated, caring, and innovative colleagues to connect and learn from and I walked…

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November 2018 ACE-WIL PD

Registration is now open for our next ACE-WIL PD!
Date: November 15, 2018
Time: 10am – 3pm
Location: SFU Harbour Centre, 515 West Hastings

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Pop Quiz: Which of these statements do you agree with?

Co-op practitioners in BC have great knowledge that they share willingly Increasing ours and our students’ emotional intelligence is our next challenge and success Attending ACE events is always a fun and informative time I would like strategies on how…
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CEWIL Canada/ECAMT 2018 National Conference

July 29 – August 1, 2018, hosted by Concordia University.

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Co-op and WIL Week 2018

Across Canada, organizations involved with Co-operative education celebrate in March each year in recognition of the important contributions that work integrated learning makes to our country’s students, employers, and economy.

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Co-Op Collision Day on February 27th is SOLD OUT!!

BC Tech launches Co-Op Career Fair on Feb 27th and has received an overwhelming response from students all over BC.

If you are interested in participating, please contact Sydney Goodfellow at

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Grub in the Hub event January 12, 2018

By Heather Workman

The first “Grub in the Hub”  event between BC Tech and ACE BC/Yukon kicked off on Friday January 12th at the BC Tech offices. BC Tech provided pizza and refreshments…

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ACE BC/Yukon Professional Development Event
25 years of Co-op: Managing the things that change and the things that don’t!

In 25 years of helping students reflect through work integrated learning experiences, many things about the way we do our jobs have changed, such as posting jobs on bulletin boards to posting them on the Internet.…

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ACE 25th Anniversary Reception - You're Invited!

The Who’s Who of Co-operative Education and our supporters will be gathering from 4:30 – 7 PM for a chance to re-connect, reminisce and revel in the past 25 years of collaborative work supporting our co-op students.
Join us to look back on the past 25 years and forward…