The Student Engagement Team is available virtually and in-person in the Hub, Monday to Friday, from 9:30 am–4:30 pm. The Hub is located in Building A, Room A140.
Elise Le Brun
Manager, Student Engagement
For External Organizations: Submit a volunteer opportunity posting through our volunteer opportunities form. Eligible volunteer opportunities (for nonprofit and public service organizations) are posted to VOLT's Volunteer Opportunities Page.
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Office Hours: by appointment, please email Elise to set up a time.
More about Elise (she/her):
As the Manager of Student Engagement, Elise oversees the Office for Student Engagement (OSE) Program Operations. Growing up in the Land "Down Under" Australia, she completed a Certificate in Occupational Studies: Recreation at Swinburne University of Technology and graduated with a Bachelor of Applied Science: Sports Coaching and Administration Degree at Deakin University. After a long hiatus from study, completed a Master of Education: Intercollegiate Athletic Leadership and Policy Studies at the University of Washington, USA.
In her spare time, Elise is an avid outdoor enthusiast and can be seen trail running or riding her mountain bike for hours up and down the North Shore mountains, taking long naps and planning her next adventure.
More about Britanny (she/her):
Britanny has been supporting and delivering OSE programs since 2017, and works hard to streamline and improve the student experience. She has studied Fashion Merchandising at Blanche Macdonald, and English at Douglas College. She is currently finishing up her BA in English from UBC.
"My favorite part is working with the students", Britanny smiles, "I love talking and connecting with them, and with every email I send, I know it improves their experience."
In her spare time, Britanny enjoys playing with her dog Bruno, crafting, baking, and listening to incredibly diverse music playlists.
Office Hours: Mon-Fri, 8:30am-4:30pm (please email Vera to book a time)
Office Location: A140a
More about Vera (she/her):
Vera oversees VOLT Volunteer Program primarily. She also supports new student orientation and student clubs, as well as other student engagement opportunities.
Vera earned Bachelor of Arts in Business English (2010-2015) and Master of Arts in Leadership (2016-2017), now she’s finishing up Master of Educational Technology at University of British Columbia. Before her time at Langara, Vera worked as a Program Assistant at Trinity Language Centre (2017-2019), and Student Life Coordinator at Trinity Western University (2019-2023).
When she's not at work, Vera enjoys tennis, yoga, hiking, and reading. She also loves spontaneous road trips. Vera is a huge coffee person. Strike a conversation with her about coffee, she will make you a freshly brewed pour over from her office.
Office Hours: Mon-Fri, 9:00am-5:00pm (please email Vivian to book a time)
Office Location: A140b
More about Vivian (she/her):
Vivian oversees student clubs and assists with planning student events such as New Student Orientation.
Vivian earned a Bachelor of Science in Food, Nutrition, and Health at the University of British Columbia, where she was involved in a multitude of student leadership roles spanning orientations and transitions, university governance, and career education. She enjoys supporting the personal and professional development of students through co-curricular programming, and planning events to give students the opportunity to find a place of belonging on campus
When she's not at work, you can find Vivian trying new restaurants and cuisines in the city, hiking, and planning where she wants to travel next. Swing by her office, and she will show you her extensive ranked list of restaurants in Vancouver!