Marc Perez

Social Service Worker Diploma Alum

After completing the Social Service Worker Diploma at Langara, Marc came back to Langara further his education. Under the encouragement of Langara instructors, Marc’s natural ability for creative writing grew.

His work has appeared in Ricepaper MagazinePRISM International, and TAYO Literary Magazine. He credits Langara for mentoring his writing abilities which lead to him winning the Langara Writing Contest’s CNF First Prize. Marc continues to work with Langara’s English Department and read some of his work at Strangers on a Train at Community Day. Strangers on a Train is a monthly reading series, aimed to encourage discussion and promote collaboration within Vancouver’s diverse literary community. In addition to his work with Strangers on a Train, Marc currently works for a non-profit organization and studying Creative Writing at the University of British Columbia.