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.


Selkirk College Bursaries Build Futures by Bolstering Access Tag: Selkirk College

Selkirk College bursaries and scholarships provide many learners an opportunity where it may not otherwise be possible without financial support. Balancing her education with a busy life involving six kids, third-year Nursing Program student Heather Anderson is grateful for donors who back post-secondary ambition with kindness and generosity.

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Moving Indigenization Forward at Selkirk College Tag: Selkirk College

Selkirk College’s new Manager of Indigenous Education & Engagement has traveled the path of Indigenous education and Indigenization in public post-secondary for a long time, both as a student and an academic leader.

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Selkirk College's Kootenay Tech Survey Focuses on Sector Enhancement Tag: Selkirk College

The importance of the tech sector in rural British Columbia continues to grow with a bright future for regions like the West Kootenay. As part of an ongoing effort to support sector retention and expansion, Kootenay Association for Science & Technology has partnered with researchers at the Applied Research & Innovation Centre to present a survey aimed at taking the temperature of today's landscape.

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Selkirk College Forest Technology Student Explores the Edge Tag: Selkirk College

Is it possible to balance the principles of climate change action with responsible resource extraction in our province's forests? That question was posed to second-year Forest Technology Program students in the form of a challenge from instructor Jesper Nielsen and inspired creative answers filled with hope for the future of the industry.

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Selkirk College Recognizes Environmental Leadership Tag: Selkirk College

The third annual Selkirk College Environmental Sustainability Awards were presented to student Emily Markholm and instructor Michelle Colley who have shown tremendous leadership on our campuses over the last academic year.

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