Aboriginal students will have a new supportive start to their education this fall, thanks to an NIC pilot project that prepares students for post-secondary success.
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 College of New Caledonia (CNC) welcomed three new members to its Board of Governors following a swearing in ceremony at its Prince George campus on Aug. 2, 2018.
The Langara College Board of Governors has elected Ian Mass as its new Chair. Mr. Mass has been a member of the Board since December 2017 and he begins the new position effective today. He replaces Jas Sandhu, a member of the Board since August 2012 and Chair since August 2017.
NIC will offer two new tuition-free Nuu-chah-nulth language courses at its Port Alberni campus this year.
NIC graduate Casey Oxley is combining her office experience with a passion for helping people, thanks to NIC’s Hospital Unit Clerk program.
August 1st marks the one-year milestone for Langara College’s Sexual Respect Ambassador Program. Langara College developed the Sexual Respect Ambassador Program as a pilot project which began in August 2017. The program was created to support the College’s Sexual Violence and Misconduct Policy that launched in February 2017.
The Northern Lights College Foundation has awarded four recipients winners of our 2018 student writing awards. Judges took into account the originality of subject matter, quality of execution and structure, and quality of research.
NIC Human Services graduate David Dawson has been on a journey. Now, he wants to help others on theirs.
Artists, artisans and craftspeople will be out in force at the Filberg Festival and Nautical Days in Comox this BC Day long weekend, with a selection of diverse offerings from their workshops, kilns and studios.
Calgary-transplant Valerie Harty’s interest in rock collecting has been polished into a love for jewellery making thanks to NIC’s Metal Jewellery Design certificate.