Undergraduate Alumni Spotlight

See where your fellow classmates are


Alvin Ip

As a Kinesiology undergraduate student, Alvin Ip developed an academic interest in rehabilitation for people with disabilities. Now entering his third year of medical school, he is exploring how physical medicine can improve the quality of life in patients with neurological and musculoskeletal disabilities.
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Claire Hope, B.Kin.

Graduating year: BKin, May 2013
Employed by: Live Well Exercise Clinic
Stream: Kinesiology
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Denise Yuen

Graduating year: BHK, GDBA, 2007 Position: Contractor Organization: Australian Paralympic Committee Stream: Physical Education, Minor in Science “Networking is so important! The books and notes in University are just the beginning – there is so much more to learn and experience from the people and environment around you.” Denise Yuen graduated in 2007 from the UBC School of […]
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Dylan Brown, BKin

Graduating year: BKin, May 2014
Employed by: BC Wheelchair Sports, Curl BC, and Coaches BC
Stream: Interdisciplinary Studies

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Ellen Kim

Graduating Year: BHK, 2011 Position: Commonwealth Games of Canada, Sport Officer Organization: Commonwealth Games of Canada Stream: Kinesiology and Health Science Website: : http://longtimenosri.tumblr.com/ “Try something new, push yourself out of your comfort zone, do whatever it takes to find your passion. The choice to bring passion to your life makes you feel more alive.” Looking for unique ways to […]
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Hyun Kyung Kim, BKin

Graduating year: BKin, May 2014
Employed by: Metrotown Orthopedic & Sports Physiotherapy Clinic, UBC School of Kinesiology - Outreach Programs, and UBC Ropes Course
Stream: Kinesiology & Health Science

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Jennifer Dowdeswell

Graduating year: BHK 2001 Career: Owner Operator of Coaching & Consulting business; Royal Philips; Studeo55; Pinnacle Pursuits; NCCP; Harness Isle; Esteem Team; Sport BC Stream: Sport Management Certifications: International Coaching Federation ACC Coach; Coach Training International Co-Active Coach; ACE Personal Trainer; ACE Health Coach; NCCP Level III Coach and Learning Facilitator; Media Spokesperson Training “Surround yourself with people […]
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Kolin Kriitmaa

Graduating year: BHK 2001, MHK 2004 Position: President  Organization: Dynamic Sport Development Ltd. Stream: Sport Mangement “Finding a mentor who can assist you in navigating your way through your career is important. Finding a mentor who will not agree with everything you want to do, but push you to be better all the time is important to maintain […]
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Loren Schubert

Graduating year: BHK, C.P.(c), 2007 Position: Certified Prosthetist Organization: Russell Prosthetics Stream: Exercise Science “It means using my knowledge, creativity, and critical thinking to have a positive impact in someone’s life, enabling them to regain their mobility and reach their functional goals.” Loren Schubert is a Certified Prosthetist at Russell Prosthetics in New Westminster, British Columbia. As […]
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Mark Ernsting

Graduating year: PhD, 1999 Position: Owner/Founder Organization: M1 Sports Management Inc. Stream: Bachelor of Human Kinetics Website: www.m1sportsmanagement.com “Stay honest to yourself and do things how they work for you. There is no one-way to execute something, the important thing is that the outcome is world class.” Mark Ernsting is the owner and founder of M1 Sports […]
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