Sepideh Khazei is a 5th year student working as a work learn student for Arts First Year Programs. Sepideh is an Arts One alumna, and is currently completing her BA in History, honours. After finishing Arts One and experiencing the unique, small-classroom and highly constructive and intellectual setting of this program, she joined the History Honours program to be able to do more focused scholarly research. She also participated in a year-long exchange program at Sciences Po Paris, where she took various courses in the humanities and social sciences and learned to speak French. Coming back to UBC, she is currently writing her Honours thesis on Modern Iranian history, working as a history tutor in the history department, and working with the First Year Programs. As a First Year Programs assistant, she is helping to enhance first year students’ experiences on campus. She is organizing time management workshops for students and she is happy to get in touch with students in the First Year Programs.