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Arts alumni are an accomplished crew. They have great advice for students and fellow graduates, and know that arts degrees teach skills that are sought-after in the professional environment. 

Barry Strader BCS'09


Barry Strader graduated with a Bachelor of Communications Studies in 2009. He is the Communications Director with the Alberta College of Pharmacists (ACP), an organisation who regulates pharmacists, pharmacy technicians, and pharmacies in Alberta. His role is to oversee all communications at ACP, including leading a high-performing communications team, developing strategy, managing media relations, producing publications, and guiding content and design for ACP’s website.