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CIBC Entrance Award eases first year for Indigenous Students

January 21, 2021 - 9:04 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

CIBC Entrance Award eases first year for Indigenous Students

Five first-year Indigenous Students at Camosun College received $5,000 each to help fund their education through the CIBC Entrance Awards for Indigenous Students.

The CIBC Entrance Awards for Indigenous Students Awards are funded annually and, through endowments, allow students to focus on achieving their academic goals and transition into meaningful careers with out the added financial stress.


Camosun continues to excel as one of Canada’s Top Research Colleges

December 15, 2020 - 2:32 pm • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Camosun continues to excel as one of Canada’s Top Research Colleges

Fueled by innovation and advanced manufacturing capabilities, Camosun College continues to excel as one of the top 50 research colleges in Canada, according to the latest report released today by Research Infosource, Inc.


Tool donation helps automotive students thrive during COVID-19

December 14, 2020 - 8:17 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Tool donation helps automotive students thrive during COVID-19

Camosun College welcomes the support of the Ed Coates Memorial Foundation
The arrival of 12 additional toolsets will allow automotive apprentices at Camosun College to focus on hands-on learning and not worry about cleaning shared tools.


Camosun and Concert Properties partner for hands-on trades training in B.C.’s remote communities

December 10, 2020 - 10:16 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Concert Properties and its partners donated $90,000 this year to support Camosun College’s “Trades for Success” programming for youth, adult and K-12 learners in communities with limited access to training providers or public post-secondary institutions. The goal of the project is to build awareness of Red Seal trades and of how these career pathways lead to sustainable employment within underserved regions of British Columbia.


Winner announced for the 2020 Co-op Photo Contest

December 8, 2020 - 3:32 pm • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Winner announced for the 2020 Co-op Photo Contest

Although work-terms looked different this year, Camosun College’s annual Co-op Photo Contest had 16 top quality entries for 2020. The overall People’s Choice winner was Bachelor of Sport and Fitness student David Liira, with an engaging photo of him assessing a client at the BackFit Clinic.


Camosun students harness the true spirit of the holiday season through virtual fundraisers

December 1, 2020 - 8:13 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Challenging times can bring unexpected learning opportunities, as Hospitality Management instructor Brad Boisvert and his colleagues found out when the pandemic hit in March and all student showcase events were either cancelled or postponed indefinitely.


Camosun students receive access to same-day counselling services

November 25, 2020 - 7:47 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Camosun students receive access to same-day counselling services

Services at Camosun College such as counselling are still available for students who may be feeling overwhelmed by winter exams and final assignment due dates combined with the prospect of more online classes and fewer daylight hours.


Camosun Medical Radiography alumni receive top academic honours

November 23, 2020 - 7:36 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Camosun Medical Radiography alumni receive top academic honours

This year not one but three recent alumni of Camosun College’s Medical Radiography diploma program will receive the 2020 Governor General’s Collegiate Bronze Medal for their perfect grades in the college’s popular two-year diploma program.


2020/21 athletics season cancelled at Camosun College

November 18, 2020 - 2:30 pm • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Camosun College President Sherri Bell has issued this statement following today’s announcement by the Pacific Western Athletic Association (PACWEST) to cancel the 2020/21 athletic season.


Camosun College unveils anniversary logo that celebrates Indigenous name origins

November 10, 2020 - 7:51 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Camosun College unveils anniversary logo that celebrates Indigenous name origins

As Camosun College prepares to celebrate its 50th anniversary in 2021, the college is launching a unique logo designed by Coast Salish artist and alumnus Dylan Thomas at 50.camosun.ca 


CIBC bursary recognizes two future healthcare heroes at Camosun College

November 4, 2020 - 7:33 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Two first-year nursing students at Camosun College will have fewer tuition worries this year as recipients of a new bursary program created by CIBC in response to COVID-19.


Camosun gives high-school students the opportunity to get a jump on post-secondary education

November 2, 2020 - 9:08 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Camosun gives high-school students the opportunity to get a jump on post-secondary education

The inaugural cohort of 15 students from local high schools is exploring the world of technology through a unique dual credit high school and post-secondary program that is currently being pioneered at Camosun College this fall semester.


Camosun students invited to island-wide virtual career fair, Nov. 19

October 27, 2020 - 2:22 pm • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Camosun students invited to island-wide virtual career fair, Nov. 19

Camosun College students and recent graduates are invited to meet with employers, explore future career possibilities and learn about co-op work experience opportunities at the first-ever, multi-institutional virtual career fair later this month.


Orange Shirt Day at Camosun: coming together virtually in the spirit of reconciliation

September 28, 2020 - 8:25 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

On Wednesday, Sept. 30, the Camosun College community is invited to come together virtually to observe Orange Shirt Day, which commemorates the experience of the 150,000 Indigenous children who were placed into residential schools.


Nexus continues to keep students informed during COVID-19

September 22, 2020 - 4:21 pm • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Nexus continues to keep students informed during COVID-19

Nexus continues to keep students informed during COVID-19 When Camosun College told Nexus that it didn’t want the independent student newspaper to have physical copies of its newspaper on campus this semester due to the COVID-19 pandemic, it was a shock because it’s the first time since the paper started in 1990 where it hasn’t printed for a semester.


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