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Okanagan College students benefit from new trades training equipment

Thu, 27 Oct 2016 10:45:00 -0700

Students at 15 public post-secondary institutions throughout British Columbia, including Okanagan College, will benefit from $6.1 million in funding for new industry-standard trades training equipment.

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Construction starts on new trades centre in Dawson Creek

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 15:15:00 -0700

Northern Lights College marked an important milestone with the official ground breaking of a new $33-million trades training facility at its Dawson Creek campus.

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Canada and British Columbia invest in infrastructure at Selkirk College

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 11:30:00 -0700

Canadians will be better equipped for the well-paying middle-class jobs of today and tomorrow as a result of a federal and provincial investment of $16.18 million in Selkirk College.

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Trades equipment funding gives Selkirk students hands-on learning

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 11:20:00 -0700

Students at Selkirk College will benefit from $187,000 in funding toward the purchase of trades equipment, such as a new table saw for the carpenter program.

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Canada and British Columbia invest in infrastructure renewal at Langara College

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 12:00:00 -0700

Students, faculty and staff at Langara College will benefit from a $1.58-million investment that will improve the environmental sustainability of the campus and enhance learning conditions.

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Cloverdale students get new trades equipment at KPU

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 10:15:00 -0700

Students at Kwantlen Polytechnic University (KPU) will benefit from $187,000 in funding toward the purchase of trades equipment, such as a hydraulic trainer for the millwright and automotive programs.

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Implementing Truth and Reconciliation actions in public post-secondary institutions

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 14:15:00 -0700

Leaders from public post-secondary institutions and Aboriginal institutes of higher learning met to discuss how to implement the Truth and Reconciliation Commission Report Calls to Action within the public post-secondary education system in British Columbia.

The B.C. Open Textbook Project celebrates four years of success

Sun, 16 Oct 2016 09:00:00 -0700

Students in B.C. are celebrating four years of free open textbooks and up to $2.3 million in savings through the B.C. Open Textbook Project.

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UFV trades students receive new industry-standard equipment

Thu, 13 Oct 2016 10:15:00 -0700

Skilled trades students at the University of the Fraser Valley (UFV) will benefit from the purchase of new industry-standard trades equipment as part of a $187,000 investment by the Province.

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Funding supports early childhood education program in Williams Lake

Mon, 03 Oct 2016 09:00:00 -0700

Students at Thompson Rivers University (TRU) will benefit from $150,000 in funding toward an early childhood education program that will prepare them for a career working with children in their communities.