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.
Celgar’s effort to make challenging rural roadways more safe for pedestrians and drivers has received an enthusiastic response from the Castlegar community.
Students in Selkirk College’s School of Environment & Geomatics took a break from classroom activities earlier this month to pick up spades, wheelbarrows and garden gloves.
Langara College will host the University and College Pathways Expo on November 1st, a one-day education fair for students to meet transfer institutions and speak with university and college advisors about program and course transfer options.
Support for learners in the Selkirk College Rural Pre-Medicine Program from the medical community continues to build through student awards which helps take the financial pressure off those just starting their educational journey.
Whether it’s exploring ways to speed up and stabilize online connections for gamers or designing better outdoor playgrounds for children, applied research at Okanagan College takes many shapes.
Each year, students in Vancouver Community College’s (VCC) Fashion Design & Production Diploma program participate in an activity that uses fashion to give back to the community. This year, the class chose to design and donate suites to Dress for Success Vancouver (DFS), an organization that provides professional attire, career services, and skills development for women entering or rejoining the workforce.
Congratulations to Boulevard Kitchen & Oyster Bar Chef de Partie and VCC culinary arts alumnus Connor Sperling on winning the 2017 Hawksworth Young Chef Scholarship culinary competition.
College of the Rockies’ Sustainability Committee, with support from the Faculty Guest Lecture Fund, to host free screening of the documentary – An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power.