Cody Barnson | Computer Science (Co-op)

Cody Barnson Shining Student


“Get involved early! Co-op work terms, relevant part/full-time work, volunteer, research studies, short-term contracts, local U of L clubs, etc. anything you can do to gain experience in your field of study. Reach out to professors and peers in your department. If your heart’s not in it, change direction. Have a plan!”

Favourite Class: Practical Problem-Solving in Computer Science
Favourite Social Activity: Competitive Programming Contests
Favourite Study Spot: Computer Science Lab

What makes my uLethbridge experience unique?

  • I changed major designation several times until I found my passion
  • Competitive Programming Club (ACM-ICPC)
  • Co-operative Education
  • Hands-on learning
  • Friends and colleagues