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Health student profile: Colleen Leppky-Robertson

April 16, 2019 - 9:23 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Health student profile: Colleen Leppky-Robertson

Community, Child and Family studies student Colleen Leppky-Robertson has excelled since starting at Camosun last year, overcoming initial hesitation about continuing her education. “I’d been a stay at home mum for 13 years, and I never ever thought I’d go back to school,” she says. “I really didn’t think I could.”


Measles exposure confirmed

April 10, 2019 - 11:28 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

We have recently been notified by Island Health that a Camosun Lansdowne student has a lab confirmed case of measles. The student is responding well to treatment.      

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Camosun Comic Arts Festival 2019

April 4, 2019 - 10:43 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Camosun Comic Arts Festival 2019

The annual Camosun Comic Arts Festival (CCAF) is a celebration of the artistic and literary impact of comics and graphic novels created locally, nationally, and internationally. Conference attendees will hear, see, and experience the process of visual storytelling, and discuss the medium with the students, teachers, professional creators, publishers, and other fans.


Retired medical worker gives $100,000 to Camosun’s new health building campaign

April 3, 2019 - 12:52 pm • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Retired medical worker gives $100,000 to Camosun’s new health building campaign

Joan Wilmshurst has spent much of her life looking through lenses; as a registered medical technologist she peered through a microscope all day, and in her spare time she enjoyed bird watching with binoculars.


Camosun to honour Songhees with prestigious Board of Governors Award for Innovation and Community Partnership

April 2, 2019 - 12:06 pm • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Camosun to honour Songhees with prestigious Board of Governors Award for Innovation and Community Partnership

The Board of Governors of Camosun College is pleased to announce that the Songhees Nation is the recipient of the 2019 Award for Innovation and Community Partnership. The award will be presented during a ceremony on Thursday, April 4 from 6:30 to 8:30pm in the Farmer Family Student Commons (Atrium) of the Centre for Trades Education and Innovation (CTEI) at Interurban campus. Learn more


Vara Hagreen: Applied learning provides "more tools in your toolbox"

March 27, 2019 - 10:47 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

As Camosun’s new Alex & Jo Campbell Centre for Health and Wellness takes shape at Interurban, long-time continuing care and practical nursing instructor Vara Hagreen reflects on the changes in the health field over the past decade and looks ahead to an exciting new chapter of health and human services education at Camosun.


Learn more about working and studying abroad

March 25, 2019 - 2:16 pm • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Learn more about working and studying abroad

Camosun College’s Study Abroad Office invites students and staff aged 18 to 35 years old to a work and student abroad information session hosted by International Experience Canada, this Wednesday, March 27 from 10:30am–noon in the Alan Batey Library & Learning Commons (LLC) 151, Lansdowne Campus.


Dunlop House Pub Nights a showcase of student talent

March 20, 2019 - 2:46 pm • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Dunlop House Pub Nights a showcase of student talent

Welcomed by smiling students, guests to Thursday night ‘Pub Nights’ at Lansdowne’s Dunlop House experience a dynamic “showcase of student talent,” says Hospitality Management Program Leader Stephen Scott.


Camosun’s Interdisciplinary Day of Learning highlights collaboration among healthcare students and professionals

March 19, 2019 - 9:19 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Camosun’s Interdisciplinary Day of Learning highlights collaboration among healthcare students and professionals

Camosun’s third annual Interdisciplinary Day of Learning (IDOL) brought together nearly 170 attendees from diverse disciplines to discuss the impact of and brainstorm solutions to the overdose crisis.


Camosun College hosts annual Skills Canada event for South Island students

March 7, 2019 - 12:35 pm • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Camosun College hosts annual Skills Canada event for South Island students

Camosun’s Interurban campus will be abuzz with activity on Friday, March 8 as more than 1,500 local middle and secondary school students converge for a one-day competition and exploration event coordinated by the South Island Partnership and Camosun’s School of Trades and Technology.


Camosun Chargers women’s basketball team brings home PACWEST bronze

March 4, 2019 - 12:59 pm • Media Centre • Camosun Chargers

Camosun Chargers women’s basketball team brings home PACWEST bronze

The Camosun Chargers endured a huge Falcons push to come away from the 2018-19 PACWEST Women’s Basketball Championship with a medal for the second year in a row, winning their first-ever bronze.


Chargers men’s basketball team captures bronze at at 2019 PACWEST Provincial Championships

March 4, 2019 - 12:58 pm • Media Centre • Camosun Chargers

Chargers men’s basketball team captures bronze at at 2019 PACWEST Provincial Championships

Another miraculous fourth-quarter comeback from the Camosun Chargers gave them their first PACWEST medal in three years as they took down the Capilano Blues.


Camosun career fair breaks attendance record; employers hire students on the spot

March 4, 2019 - 12:28 pm • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Camosun career fair breaks attendance record; employers hire students on the spot

Over 1500 people attended Camosun’s recent trades career fair at Interurban campus, breaking the attendance record from last year.


Camosun invites nominations for 2019 distinguished and promising alumni awards

March 4, 2019 - 12:00 pm • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Camosun invites nominations for 2019 distinguished and promising alumni awards

Camosun alumni are role models and life-long learners who build, shape, and lead wherever they go. With over 60,000 alumni in Camosun's network, the individual and collective impact of our alumni is vast. The chances are good a Camosun alumnus has touched your life in a positive way.


South Island Prosperity Project and Camosun College collaborate to improve transportation for First Nations on Southern Vancouver Island

February 28, 2019 - 4:36 pm • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

South Island Prosperity Project and Camosun College collaborate to improve transportation for First Nations on Southern Vancouver Island

Victoria, BC — The South Island Prosperity Project (SIPP) has teamed up with Camosun College to create and deliver new transportation options for First Nations communities on Southern Vancouver Island.

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