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Camosun student honoured as National Co-op Student of the Year

July 10, 2018 - 8:54 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Camosun Business Co-op student Robin Stone received dual honours this year as she was selected as both the National College Co-op Student of the Year and the Provincial (BC/Yukon) College Co-op Student of the Year for 2017. This is the 11th year in a row a Camosun student has been named the provincial co-op student of the year.

Camosun AET Clinic hosts neurovisual specialist

July 5, 2018 - 8:42 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

On June 12, Camosun's Athletic & Exercise Therapy (AET) Clinic hosted Dr. Cameron McCrodan, a North American specialist in neurovisual performance, who talked about vision and how it can impact concussion recovery.

Camosun sheet metal student wins bronze at Skills Canada National Competition

June 29, 2018 - 11:57 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Third year sheet metal apprentice Dean Gustin won a bronze medal at the 2018 Skills Canada National Competition in Edmonton, Alberta on June 4 and 5. After winning a gold medal at the Skills Canada British Columbia competition in April, Gustin had the opportunity to compete against apprentices from across the country in the Sheet Metal Work category.

Indigenous cultures celebrated at Royal Roads

June 26, 2018 - 12:38 pm • Media Centre • Nation Talk

Hundreds gathered on the shores of the Esquimalt Lagoon at Royal Roads University Thursday to celebrate National Indigenous Peoples Day on the traditional lands of the Xwesepsum (Esquimalt) and Lkwungen (Songhees) ancestors and families.

Camosun celebrates its 2018 graduates and award recipients, June 21 & 22

June 19, 2018 - 12:39 pm • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Thousands of graduates and guests are expected to attend Camosun College's 2018 Graduation over four ceremonies this Thursday and Friday, June 21 and 22 at the Pacific Institute for Sport Excellence, Camosun College, Interurban Campus.

Capstone Symposium Showcases Camosun Tech Talent

June 14, 2018 - 10:45 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Camosun College's Information and Computer Systems Technology students will showcase their Capstone projects to potential employers and the public. Now, at the culmination of their studies, these students possess the ability to design and create exciting and innovative projects. Public and media are welcome to attend.

Camosun welcomes Doug Hastie as new head coach of Chargers golf program

June 14, 2018 - 9:07 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Camosun College is pleased to announce the appointment of Doug Hastie as Head Coach of the Chargers Golf program. Coach Hastie is a Class "A" member of the PGA of Canada and in 2016, was named the Vancouver Island Class "A" Professional of the Year. He is a PGA of British Columbia Teacher of the Year and was last year's recipient of the PGA of BC Professional Development Award.

Fine Furniture program celebrates 30 years with anniversary exhibition

June 12, 2018 - 8:48 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Cam Russell and Ken Guenter will cap off their teaching careers with a retrospective exhibition celebrating 30 years of fine furniture instruction at Camosun.

Camosun partners with The Mustard Seed to cook healthy meals, reduce food waste

June 6, 2018 - 2:06 pm • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

The Culinary Arts production kitchen at Camosun Interurban has been buzzing lately as college and community volunteers cook together to provide fresh and healthy meals for The Mustard Seed and Food Share Network members with the aim of reducing food waste, notes Culinary Arts Chair Steve Walker-Duncan.

Camosun College and Nova Scotia Community College partner in marine education

June 4, 2018 - 11:06 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Camosun College and Nova Scotia Community College (NSCC) have signed an MOU agreeing to work together to create training opportunities in the marine sector and other areas of mutual interest. The three-year agreement includes marine and oceans academic education, industry training, and research collaborations.

Camosun announces The Alex & Jo Campbell Centre for Health and Wellness

May 31, 2018 - 12:02 pm • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Camosun College has named its latest capital building project The Alex & Jo Campbell Centre for Health and Wellness, after a visionary donation from Victoria's well-known Campbell family.

The generous contribution is part of the Camosun College Foundation's capital fundraising campaign, Together for Health, to help raise funds for the new facility and the latest teaching technologies for students in health and human service programs at Camosun.

Camosun's new health centre a "game-changer"

May 28, 2018 - 8:58 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Robin Fast is excited about the changes underway at Camosun and in particular the potential of the new Centre for Health & Wellness—currently under construction at Interurban campus—to serve as a regional hub for health and human services education and innovation.

Camosun College appoints Dr. Richard Gale as new Director of Camosun Innovates

May 25, 2018 - 12:45 pm • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Camosun College announces the appointment of Dr. Richard Gale as the new Director of Camosun Innovates, the applied research arm of the college.

Camosun’s partnership with Kenya Coast National Polytechnic promotes cutting edge curriculum and hands-on learning

May 14, 2018 - 10:28 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

For Stephen Kimani, Head of Section for Tourism at Kenya Coast National Polytechnic (KCNP), his first visit to Victoria was a wonderful experience. “Victoria is very beautiful place to be, if I had the opportunity to live here, I’d say yes, because the people are very kind,” he says. “Camosun and the community are very welcoming and there is good hospitality.”

Camosun educators honoured at national Colleges and Institutes conference

May 4, 2018 - 12:00 pm • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Camosun was honoured to receive two prestigious CICan Awards of Excellence this year. Two teams from Eyēʔ Sqȃ’lewen and the School of Trades and Technology were recognized at the conference for their exceptional work in the areas of Indigenous Education and Leadership Excellence.

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