British Columbia’s strong network of colleges are responding to today’s rapid economic changes by transforming programming, embracing the latest technology and offering more experiential learning to ensure today’s students are prepared for lifelong career 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.
Jim Kassen, former president of Northern Lights College, passed away on November 19, 2019. He was 74.
Camosun College President Sherri Bell has been appointed Board Chair of BC Colleges for a two-year term effective Nov. 21, 2019.
A booming insulation industry, coupled with growing consumer interest in making their homes more efficient, continues to add up to a strong need for skilled workers in the Southern Interior.
When Camosun’s Ian Warrender first touched down in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania in 2010, he knew instinctively that he was onto something life-changing.
Students from the School of Business at Selkirk College recently got the chance to network with local accounting professionals, learning about career options in the finance and accounting industry.
Students in College of the Rockies’ Golden campus’ Adventure Tourism Business Operations program are working alongside biologist Rachel Darvill, principal consultant at Goldeneye Ecological Services, conducting experimental cattail manipulation in hopes that it will increase the available marsh bird breeding environment.
To say it simply, Jacqueline Pettersen is a high-achieving, award-winning brain doctor. To put it more eloquently, she is a cognitive behavioural neurologist who specializes in the brain and mental processes.
Coast Mountain College’s efforts to Indigenize curriculum, provide Indigenous student supports and respond to the recommendations of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission were highlighted yesterday in Saskatoon, SK at the Colleges and Institutes Canada 2019 Indigenous Education Symposium.