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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.

  • archaeologist
  • archivist
  • community program coordinator
  • cultural interpreter/consultant
  • cultural resource manager
  • demographer
  • documentary writer/producer
  • employment equity officer
  • ethnographer
  • event planner
  • genealogical researcher
  • human resources professional
  • immigration officer
  • international development program manager
  • journalist/reporter/critic
  • lawyer/paralegal
  • librarian/library technician
  • market research analyst
  • multiculturalism officer
  • museum administrator
  • preservation/restoration specialist
  • public administration/policy analyst
  • public relations coordinator
  • researcher
  • student engagement programmer
  • teacher/professor
  • tourism consultant
  • volunteer coordinator

Sample Industries/Types of Employers

  • archives/libraries/museums
  • cultural resource organizations
  • government
  • historical societies
  • international businesses
  • international development agencies
  • market research firms
  • media organizations
  • non-profit organizations
  • parks/historical sites
  • research firms
  • social services agencies

Notable Alumni

  • Ashley Frawley, senior lecturer in Sociology and Public Policy at Swansea University
  • Liam Brady, anthropological archaeologist and senior lecturer at Monash Indigenous Centre at Monash University
  • Renee Sylvain, associate professor of Anthropology, University of Guelph
  • Jenna Harris, actor and playwright


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