Archive for August, 2012


Next Up was created by a group of people who wanted to help emerging leaders develop new and better skills, smarts and ideas. The program is intense. Over 6 months, we dive into a number of topics and disciplines, combining theory, practice, deep thinking, and hard skills. We look at some of the most pressing […]

NU Alumni spotlight: Julia Pope

A recent grad in NUBC5, Julia Pope presented at the Canadian Auto Workers (CAW) convention about the pro-democracy movement and advocated for non-partisan cooperation to rebuild Canada as a true democracy. Originally posted here, August 23, 2012.   Watch live streaming video from caw2012 at  

Ready, set, apply! Applications for 2012-13 now open

Next Up is now accepting applications for the 2012-2013 program for all cities! For more information and to apply for programs in BC, Alberta and Saskatchewan, follow this link.