Summerland charity’s gift to the new child care centre at Okanagan College is helping give South Okanagan families peace of mind and access to quality child care.
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.
Langara College has been awarded grants totaling $440K from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC), under the College and Community Innovation Program and the College and Community Social Innovation Fund in support of two exciting projects.
North Island College Student, Emily Lohn, demonstrated her kelp research project to the Minister of Science and other MP’s at the conference in Ottawa.
An Okanagan College research initiative involving two different Shuswap area companies is among more than 94 projects nation-wide that are being supported with $45 million from the federal government’s Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC).
When Sarah Jin started VCC's Automotive Service Technician (AST) program in 2013, she didn't even know how to open the hood of a car. At the time, Sarah had simply noticed her university-educated friends were struggling to find work, so she decided to try automotive repair.
A new Professional Photography program at North Island College will give NIC students the skills, experience and portfolio to kick start their professional careers
NIC university transfer alumnus Jacob Teichrib says a year-long study abroad trip to Japan changed his career path from international relations to education.
Good things come in small packages — made even better when powered by passive energy. Dylan Roche and his family are excited to move into their newly built home, designed by Okanagan College students as they completed their Sustainable Construction Management Technology (SCMT) diploma.
Langara College honoured its 2018 Outstanding Alumni Award recipients at an on-campus lunch reception on Thursday, November 1, 2018. The awards celebrate the significant contributions made by Langara alumni in their profession, at Langara, and to society-at-large.
With successes in applied research and innovation fuelling Camosun’s strategic rise, the college has substantially increased its ranking among Canada’s Top 50 research colleges, leapfrogging from 41st to 26th place in only one year. Research intensity grew a tremendous 69.2%.