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Camosun sheet metal apprentice wins silver by working with bronze

July 31, 2015 - 9:07 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Max Hagedorn did his trade proud when he brought home the Silver Medal from the 40th annual Canadian Sheet Metal Apprentice Competition held at the West Edmonton Mall last month.

Camosun receives $1.56 million investment from Western Economic Diversification Canada

July 23, 2015 - 4:45 pm • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

The Honourable Michelle Rempel, Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification, today announced Camosun College will receive $1.56 million to create a testing Interaction Lab to support the local manufacturing sector.

Camosun Women’s Volleyball welcomes new AC

July 17, 2015 - 9:02 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

With the final chapter of a successful five-year varsity career just behind her, Erika Sheen, star setter of the Camosun Chargers National Bronze medalist women’s volleyball team returns to the bench in her new role as one of the program’s assistant coaches, thanks in large part to funding from Sport Canada and the Female Apprenticeship Coach Program (FACP).

Award-winning course hopes to dispel Aboriginal stereotypes and myths

July 16, 2015 - 8:57 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

In September 2015, Camosun College will introduce the innovative course Understanding Indigenous Peoples (TELTIN TTE WILNEW). Designed to guide learners to a better understanding of Indigenous culture, it offers an inside look at the distinctive worldview and historical experience of First Nations and Métis people in Canada.   

ITA announces over $75 million for trades training providers

July 14, 2015 - 1:41 pm • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Camosun sheet metal student Justine McHale and carpentry apprentice James King spoke at a Provincial Government event yesterday when the Premier and the Industry Training Authority (ITA) announced funding of over $75 million to BC’s trades training providers, including Camosun College. Justine told the crowd that she “loves the challenge and creativity in learning a trade” and she “aspires to be a well-rounded, skilled tradesperson” who cannot wait to see where her path leads her.

Capstone Symposium showcases Camosun student tech talent

June 24, 2015 - 3:01 pm • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Camosun College's Computer Systems Technology and Electronics & Computer Engineering Technology - Renewable Energy students will showcase their Capstone projects to potential employers and the public. Now, at the culmination of their studies, these students possess the abilities to design and create exciting and innovative projects.  Public and media are welcome to attend. There is no cost for admission or refreshments although guests are asked to pre-register online.

Camosun's Athletic & Exercise Therapy Clinic Grand Opening

June 23, 2015 - 10:54 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Camosun College is celebrating the grand opening of the new location of its on-campus Athletic & Exercise Therapy (AET) Clinic on Thursday, June 25 from 2pm to 6pm in the Pacific Institute for Sport Excellence (Suite 204) on Camosun's Interurban campus. General public is invited to drop by.

Studies in Seating: The Camosun College 2015 Fine Furniture Year End Exhibition

June 18, 2015 - 11:53 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

After ten intense and creative months, 15 students are about to graduate from Camosun College with a certificate in Fine Furniture and Joinery. To celebrate, they are showcasing their final projects in a public exhibit called "Studies in Seating" at the Arts Centre at Cedar Hill Recreation Centre from June 18 to July 2, 2015.

Camosun continues to offer academic upgrading and ESL courses

May 13, 2015 - 11:00 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Students looking to upgrade their basic academic and English as a Second Language (ESL) skills can still do so through Camosun College.

Camosun’s TRADEmark of Excellence Campaign reaches $1.5 million milestone

May 12, 2015 - 3:44 pm • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

The Camosun College Foundation announced today that in just six months it has exceeded the million dollar milestone in its TRADEmark of Excellence Campaign, clearly positioning the final $5 Million target in its sightline. Campaign contributions will provide enhanced teaching equipment and facilities, making the Trades Education and Innovation Complex not just a reality, but a truly remarkable trades education facility.

Ellen Mahoney
Heather Bray

Profile: 2015 Alumni Award winners

Camosun College is proud to announce Ellen Mahoney as recipient of the Distinguished Alumni Award and Heather Bray as recipient of the Promising Alumni Award for 2015.

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