Hello, fellow scholars! My name is Elliott Cheung, and I am a member of Prof. Christina Hendricks’ seminar for Stream B, Seeing and Knowing. I am originally from Richmond, British Columbia (which, FYI, is just south over the bridge), and a graduate of Richmond Christian Secondary School, where my grad class was just over 65 people. As a high schooler, I was most interested by subjects like English Literature and History, and so Arts One seemed to be the perfect fit for me. My favourite poets are probably John Donne…read more
For nearly as long as I can remember, I have wanted to study at UBC. Coming from a small community, however, where the graduating class from the local high school averages in about 50 students each year, I knew that attending a post-secondary institution—especially one of the same magnitude and caliber as UBC—was going to … Continue reading A Few Things About Me….
My name is Farah El-Afifi. I’m originally from Cairo (Egypt), but I’ve moved a few times between there and Vancouver since I was four. I like to write quite a bit but I don’t really know what to tell everyone so we’re both in for a surprise. I joined Arts One for pretty much the […]
Hi there! I’m Eloane, I’m from France and I just moved to Canada to start uni. I arrived almost a month ago, on the 13th, and attended JumpStart, which was an amazing way to make friends and to settle in. I am very excited about this new life, new place, all those new people I’m meeting everyday. […]
Hello! My name is Sabrina and I am originally from Vancouver British Columbia. I am very excited for this particular Arts One course in Seeking and Knowing because I think that there will be some very interesting discussions held on some of the novels we will read. I am also very excited to improve my […]
Hello! My name is Vanessa Giesbrecht and I’m from Mission, British Columbia. I decided to choose Arts One because of the fact that I love to read and write, so I figured that this program would allow me to improve in my writing as well as talk and discuss about a variety of books with…