“February 26, 2019 is B.C. Colleges Day, a time to celebrate learning and student success while also looking to the future,” said John Bowman, Chair of B.C. Colleges and president of North Island College. “B.C.’s colleges are sharply focused on the future as we respond to economic change to develop the innovative and creative thinkers our emerging economy needs.”
In The News
At BC Colleges, we want to acknowledge the successes of our colleges, especially excellence in teaching and community building. We celebrate the many milestones, projects, collaborations and announcements from our colleges on our website, in our monthly newsletter, and throughout our social media channels.
Read about the latest news and activities happening at colleges throughout BC in this month’s What’s New at BC Colleges? e-newsletter.
The Next Generation of International Academic Partnerships: Colleges in Vietnam, British Columbia, and Canada
BC Colleges is pleased to endorse, and to be taking part in the BCCIE and Vietnam Association of Community Colleges (VACC) Joint International Education Conference January 17–18, 2019 in Huế, Vietnam.
Coast Mountain College’s Innovative, High-Tech Mobile Training Unit Brings Training To Remote Locations
At Coast Mountain College, innovative, high-tech training spaces aren’t just housed in brick and mortar buildings - they are also on wheels.
Seven College of the Rockies Bachelor of Science in Nursing students are heading to Geneva, Switzerland for a week-long field trip.
The craftsmanship of College of New Caledonia (CNC) carpentry students is helping flags fly during the opening and closing ceremonies of the 2019 World Para Nordic Skiing Championship Feb. 15 and 24.
When it comes to green, Okanagan College is better than gold. Okanagan College can now boast of having two of the 14 LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environment Design) Platinum-certified buildings in all of Canada’s post-secondary sector.
Each academic year, Selkirk College awards almost $200,000 in bursaries to students from a variety of programs who face financial challenges while pursuing post-secondary education. The stories of what it takes to persevere and succeed are truly inspiring.
NIC aquaculture students will save $1,000 on tuition this February, thanks to a generous donation from the BC Aquatic Food Resources Society.