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Join us at Laurier

Becoming a Golden Hawk means more than just cheering on our (really good) varsity teams – it means being a student who cares about your community, who works hard in the classroom, and who takes advantage of all the learning opportunities that can happen outside the classroom, too.

Sample Career Options

Note: Additional training and education may be required.

Global Studies provides a firm foundation for a number of careers, including:

  • Indigenous relations coordinator
  • communications consultant
  • community development worker
  • corporate social responsibility officer
  • environmental resource manager
  • ESL teacher
  • event coordinator
  • events coordinator
  • global business development
  • immigration officer
  • international affairs researcher 
  • international development research consultant
  • lawyer
  • migration and border services officer
  • NGO program coordinator/officer
  • policy analyst
  • professional counsellor/social worker
  • public relations and outreach
  • refugee consultant/support specialist
  • sales and marketing coordinator
  • social entrepreneur
  • volunteer coordinator

Sample Industries/Types of Employers

  • community agencies
  • educational institutions
  • government
  • hospitality industry
  • import/export businesses
  • international businesses
  • non-profit organizations
  • relief/development organizations
  • research organizations
  • think tanks
  • United Nations

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