Publishing Alumni Talk about Their Careers

Melissa Alves, Class of 2019
Marketing Assistant, Clevers Media

Sabrina Loeprich, Class of 2018
Marketing Manager, Cartems Donuts

Jeremy Reay, Class of 2018
Communications Designer, Arbutus Club

Madeline Barber, Class of 2018
Co-Publisher & Editor-in-Chief, Sad Magazine
Writer, Marketing Communications, Rick Hansen Foundation

Stephanie Thompson, Class of 2017
Communications Coordinator, Federation of BC Youth & Care Networks
Laura Fletcher, Class of 2017
Document Production Coordinator, Urban Systems

Burhan Osman, Class of 2017
Marketing & Communications Coordinator, University of British Columbia

Dusty Yurkin, Class of 2015
Proposal Marketer, Outsource Marketing

(Videos above produced by 2018 Publishing students Nicola Anderson, Vitoria Freitas, Samantha McCready & Bailey Hicks.)

Celina O'Connor, Class of 2016
Communications Coordinator, North Vancouver Public Library

Kaitlyn Gendemann, Class of 2015
Staff Writer, Western Living / Vancouver Magazine

Michelle Peters, Class of 2015
Exhibit Coordinator, Fraser River Discovery Center

(Videos above produced by 2017 Publishing students Maisey Chan, Rony Ganon, Burhan Osman, and Marianna Vilchez).

Christine Reimer, Class of 2014
Web Developer, Rezserve Technologies

Lindsay Vermeulen, Class of 2015
Editor, Quietly. (Now with Random House)

Brendan Glyn-Jones, Class of 2014
Production Artist, Petcurean Pet Food

Kumiko Aoki, Class of 2015
Graphic Designer, Nutrabolics Sport Supplements

Nicola Humphrey, Class of 2011
Managing Director, Milk Creative Communications

(Videos produced by 2016 Publishing students Erin Hughes, Jenelle Fajardo-Lavery, Celina O'Connor, and Ana Jamali Rad).

Meet another grad we are very proud of: Reanna Evoy, who took the Publishing program in 2000-2001, is currently a freelance Creative Brand Director, former creative director for ALDO, former art director for enRoute magazine, cofounder of Butter magazine, and 2015 Langara Outstanding Alumni Award winner.

Find out about what some of our grads are up to!

  • They work as web designers for companies and as freelancers
  • They create and build brand identities for established and emerging businesses
  • They write and edit for marketing and PR companies
  • They work in communications
  • They work in the book and magazine industries
  • They work as graphic designers

Some companies that have hired our graduates

  • Vancouver Airport Authority
  • Penguin Random House
  • Quietly
  • Gravity Pope
  • Western Living
  • Hootsuite
  • Friesen Press
  • Rezserve Technologies
  • Milk Creative Communications
  • ACD Systems
  • Clevers Media
  • Emily Carr University of Art & Design
  • The University of British Columbia
  • Simon Fraser University
  • Aldo
  • Orca Bay
  • The Rick Hansen Foundation
  • The Arbutus Club
  • Cartems Donuts
  • Marvel Comics
  • The Bank of Canada