An internationally renowned master carver and Indigenous artist is setting up shop at Okanagan College this winter to pass on the traditional skills and knowledge he has honed over a 25-year career working with wood.
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.
John Crockford never expected to end up in the trades, but good timing, a willingness to explore new career options and an opportunity to earn his Interprovincial Red Seal at NIC made all the difference.
With big goals to be part of the solution for a brighter environmental future in British Columbia, Brian Bjorkland enrolled in Okanagan College’s Water Engineering Technology program and is now among 427 students receiving their credentials at the College’s first convocation ceremony of 2018.
PACES Daycare Society has been selected to occupy the daycare space at Northwest Community College currently occupied by the Terrace and District Community Services Child Care Centre (TDCSS). PACES is expected to begin providing daycare services at the facility January 29, 2018.
Join a coalition of globally minded NIC nursing students, Wednesday, January 17 for the screening Al Gore’s An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power in the Stan Hagen Theatre, at NIC's Comox Valley campus.
The target of raising $50,000 for future student scholarships and bursaries has been reached with the creation of the 50th Anniversary Legacy Award that will assist learners in perpetuity. Reminiscing and reflecting on 50 inspiring years of post-secondary education at Selkirk College has resulted in a gift for future generations of learners.
Join NIC’s Write Here Readers Series for a dynamic evening of poetry and spoken word. Sonnet L’Abbé and Ecko Aleck will be reading at the Stan Hagen Theatre at NIC’s Comox Valley campus Friday, January 12.
More than 30 budding writers from across the valley put their writing skills to the test in Okanagan College’s 8th Annual 3-Hour Short Story contest and second-year arts student Hannah Stanley has been announced as the overall winner for her original story “The Best Years of Our Lives.”