As part of its leadership in research designed to advance the adoption of new technology in the Kootenay region forestry and natural resource sectors, Selkirk College hosted a demonstration day that put focus on the latest tools used for geospatial data collection.
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.
On January 30, 2019, Langara College will take part in Bell Let’s Talk Day. In a collaboration between Student Engagement, Athletics, People and Culture, and Mental Health Initiatives, the college will run an on-campus event that will include activities, contests, and resources tailored to educating students and employees about mental health.
Janette Poulin always knew she loved caring for people and being around elderly people. She grew up knowing all four of her grandparents and half of her great grandparents. She was especially close to her maternal grandparents who lived in Metchosin, a rural community just outside of Victoria, B.C.
New Transfer Agreement between Langara College and UBC creates direct pathway to Food, Nutrition and Health Program
Langara College’s Department of Nutrition and Food Service Management is excited to announce a new transfer agreement which will allow students to transfer directly into the Food, Nutrition and Health Major at UBC.
The College of New Caledonia (CNC) has formed the groundwork for a cooperative program promoting scholarly activities with the signing of a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Western Sydney University (WSU) on Jan. 24, 2019.
Eligibility for a post-secondary student award has been expanded and will recognize outstanding contributions in support of inclusion, democracy or reconciliation, on or off campus.
Okanagan College School of business students proved once again they are among the cream of the crop in Canada, cruising to a first-place finish and two runner-up finishes in the country’s oldest and most prestigious case competition over the weekend.
When Jenna Tulak received her acceptance letter to Okanagan College Vernon campus, she remembers screaming for joy and calling everyone she knew to share the good news.
Graduates of Selkirk College and all Canadian post-secondaries now have an opportunity to participate in meaningful and impactful internships across the globe in locations that include Rwanda, Jamaica, Guatemala and Kenya. Two Selkirk College graduates recently returned from six-month placements and are emboldened by their experience.
College of the Rockies Bachelor of Science in Nursing instructor, Marnie Kramer, is the recipient of a Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) Insight Development Grant in the amount of $54,162, a prestigious honour for a nursing researcher.