November 17, 2017 - 4:13 pm • Media Centre • Camosun Staff
Twenty-seven deserving Camosun College students have just learned they will each receive a $5,000 Ike Barber Transfer Scholarship recognizing their excellence in academic achievement and community service.
November 17, 2017 - 9:46 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff
After a busy day prepping food at work, or learning the essentials of professional cooking at Camosun College, Daniel Dunlop is still excited to prepare his own home-cooked meals. “Food is important and I’m one of those people who’ll make everything at home,” he says. “I’ve just grown up with it.”
November 7, 2017 - 9:25 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff
When guests walk into historic Dunlop House at Camosun's Lansdowne campus on Thursday nights in November, they’ll be greeted by friendly and professional students ready to welcome them to their showcase pub.
October 25, 2017 - 1:31 pm • Media Centre • Camosun Staff
The opening of the Babcock Canada Interaction Lab represents a symbolic reawakening of the spirit of applied learning throughout the college, explains Camosun’s Director of Applied Learning Nancy Sly. “When we’re talking about applied learning, I don’t want us to forget that it’s at the core of who we are and what we do and it always has been. Now we are at a point where we are able to realign and reinvest so that we can take applied learning, research, interdisciplinary collaboration and experiential learning to another level.”
October 24, 2017 - 10:35 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff
Camosun College and Babcock Canada joined forces today for an exciting virtual reality ribbon-cutting ceremony to officially open the new Babcock Canada Interaction Lab at the college’s Interurban campus.
October 23, 2017 - 11:44 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff
Camosun is taking the lead as one of the first colleges in British Columbia to renew its Colleague record system and enhance its internal business processes.
Colleague is the college’s integrated system which supports admissions, registration, student academic records, financial aid, payroll, accounts payable and human resources. The system is provided by Ellucian, a global company, which focuses solely on providing higher education institutions with secure business management software solutions and services.
October 18, 2017 - 8:52 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff
Camosun alumnus Hebron Watson believes that virtual reality will revolutionise local manufacturing and enhance the educational experience. “At Camosun Innovates, we created a simulated studio space so that when we had manufacturers going through the design and manufacturing process on a product with us, instead of looking at it in 2-D on a computer, they can enter a virtual reality space and understand it in 3-D,” he explains.
October 12, 2017 - 8:51 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff
Pilots battling forest fires across the province endure unique stresses and challenges, explains Rich Burman, Interaction Lead for the Camosun Innovates team. “They’ll fly right into a smoke column and they say it’s like turning the lights off in a room, pitch black and all you can see are embers,” he says. “Their heart rates go up significantly in the space of a few seconds.”
October 11, 2017 - 8:58 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff
Following an epic finish as the 2018 Canadian Collegiate Athletic Association (CCAA) silver medalists, the Camosun Chargers women’s volleyball team is gearing up for a brand new season of PACWEST and CCAA competition.
October 11, 2017 - 8:57 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff
The Camosun Chargers men’s volleyball team is setting up for one of their biggest seasons yet with a crew of exciting new players and the promise of a berth to the Canadian Collegiate Athletic Association (CCAA) National Men’s Volleyball Championship as Camosun plays host to the nation’s best March 8-10, 2018.
October 5, 2017 - 11:56 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff
Camosun College is part of the provincially co-ordinated and synchronized mass ShakeOut earthquake drill, which occurs on the third Thursday of October each year. We're asking all Camosun employees and students to please participate in this important drill.
September 29, 2017 - 4:22 pm • Media Centre • Camosun Staff
As a child, Camosun Mechanical Engineering faculty member Imtehaze Heerah was fascinated by his father’s work as Manager of the Public Works department for the town of Vacoas, Republic of Mauritius.
September 29, 2017 - 12:31 pm • Media Centre • Camosun Staff
In celebration of World Mental Health Day, October 10, Camosun’s Student Society and the Student Mental Health Initiative, Division of Student Experience, invite you to celebrate our commitment to mental health awareness and a compassionate college community.
September 26, 2017 - 12:00 pm • Media Centre • Camosun Staff
On September 29 many Camosun students, employees and community supporters will wear orange shirts to show their commitment to the principle that every child matters and to show support for those who attended residential schools and their families.
September 25, 2017 - 11:13 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff
Camosun alumna reads from her work ‘Teardown’ which explores the themes of interpersonal relationships and nuances of parenthood.
Friday, September 29 at 11am | Young 216, Lansdowne campus
- GET the SCOOP & GRAB a SOUP
- Nov 21 • 11:30 am
- Interurban Liz Ashton Campus Centre
- Exam De-Stress with St. John's Ambulance Therapy Dogs
- Nov 21 • 1:30 pm
- Lansdowne Alan Batey Library & Learning Commons (LLC) 151
- Research Ethics Board Application Deadline
- Nov 22 • 8:30 am
- Interurban Jack White 102
Last updated: October 25, 2017 3:29 pm