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).
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.
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%.
NIC will launch a new Aquaculture Technician certificate this January to provide students with technical skills to work with a variety of species in BC’s growing aquaculture industry.
The annual Selkirk College Gala is a wonderfuly opportunity for supporters of inspiring regional post-secondary to spend an evening full of terrific food, service and live entertainment all in the name of bolstering learning for current and future students.
Four engineering technology programs at Okanagan College have earned a new national accreditation designed to help create streamlined pathways toward professional certification for graduates.