On February 10, 2012, TRU World will be hosting a group of 100 international students from Vancouver language schools.
||Students Arrive at the Pickup Location
Hyatt Regency, 655 Burrard Street,Vancouver
||Bus Departs to Kamloops
||Breakfast on Bus
||Arrive at Thompson Rivers University
|12:30 – 12:45 pm
||Prayer time for Saudi Students
|12:45 – 2:30 pm
||Students Greeted by TRU officials
|2:30 – 4:30 pm
||Late Lunch & International Days Showcase, Fashion Show.
||Bus Depart to Vancouver
||Arrival at Hyatt Vancouver
> Pct. population with postsecondary education: 50%
> Avg. annual growth rate (1999 – 2009): 2.3% (5th lowest)
> GDP per capita: $39,070 (10th highest)
> Pop. change (2000 – 2009): 9.89% (10th highest)
In Canada, 50% of the adult population has completed tertiary education, easily the highest rate in the OECD. Each year, public and private expenditure on education amount to 2.5% of GDP, the fourth-highest rate in the world. Tertiary education spending accounts for 41% of total education spending in the country. In the U.S., the proportion is closer to 37%. In Israel, the rate is 22%. In Canada, nearly 25% of students have an immigrant background.
CANADIAN COLLEGE 1050 Alberni Street
Friday February 03, 2012, 4th Floor – 1:00 pm
Canadian Property Stars is one of the nation’s largest residential property maintenance companies serving over 150,000 homeowners each year in 80 cities and municipalities across Canada. Join our high-energy team of Total Outdoor Property Specialists (T.O.P.S.) who have transformed the lawn maintenance, pressure cleaning, driveway sealing and outdoor window washing industries across Canada. We have hundreds of full-time and part-time positions available in our service, administration and sales departments.
- T.O.P.S: Total Outdoor Property Specialist, Administrative Assistant, Route Managers
- For this meeting please dress up formal and don’t forget to bring your resume.
- This will be a great opportunity for your first experience in Canada!!!