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Camosun alumni shine at Gallery 49 contemporary film photography show

March 15, 2018 - 12:11 pm • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Looking out the windows a few minutes before opening time, Gallery 49 co-manager and Camosun alumna Katia Lubchenko was thrilled to see a long line up of people eager to attend the opening night of their new film photography exhibit.

Camosun and Songhees cook together for reconciliation, fundraise for student scholarship fund

March 13, 2018 - 3:10 pm • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Instructor Nicole Kilburn and her colleagues in the college's Anthropology, Culinary Arts and Hospitality Management departments are partnering with the Songhees Nation on March 23 to host an evening of indigenous cuisine, culture and cooking for reconciliation with a focus on food sovereignty.

Camosun hosts prestigious provincial culinary challenge

March 7, 2018 - 10:49 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

The oven gloves are coming off for the annual one-day provincial culinary challenge hosted by the Canadian Culinary Federation Victoria branch at Camosun College on Saturday, March 10.

Camosun hosts annual Skills Canada competition for South Island high school students

March 7, 2018 - 9:15 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Camosun’s Interurban campus will be abuzz with activity on Wednesday, March 7 as more than 1,000 local middle and secondary school students converge for a one-day competition event coordinated by the South Island Partnership and Camosun’s School of Trades and Technology.

Chargers women’s basketball squad caps season with silver-lining finish

March 5, 2018 - 12:43 pm • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

The Camosun Chargers women's basketball team has thrown water on an eight-year drought by advancing to the PACWEST Provincial finals for the first time since 2010 and bringing home a silver medal!

Chargers primed to face nation's best at CCAA volleyball nationals

March 1, 2018 - 10:52 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

After earning their record-breaking fourth consecutive PACWEST gold medal, the Chargers men's volleyball squad is getting set for the Canadian Collegiate Athletic Association (CCAA) Men's Volleyball National Championship, hosted by Camosun College March 7-10.

Camosun leads unique partnership to expand training in Kenya

March 1, 2018 - 9:49 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Camosun's partnership with Kenya Coast National Polytechnic (KCNP) is advancing applied learning and interdisciplinary collaboration between the two institutions as well as supporting the employment need of industry partners.

Call for nominations: Camosun Alumni Awards

March 1, 2018 - 9:03 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Camosun alumni are role models, trend-setters 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 and meaningful and the chances are good a Camosun alumnus has touched your life in a positive way.

Camosun supports Pink Shirt Day, February 28

February 28, 2018 - 9:00 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

When you wear a pink shirt this Wednesday, February 28, you’ll be joining thousands of others across Canada who stand against bullying in schools and work places.

Celebrating BC Colleges Day

February 27, 2018 - 12:22 pm • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Tuesday, February 27, 2018 is a day to recognize the diverse range of affordable, accessible and applied education programs that B.C. colleges offer students in every corner of the province.

Chargers men’s basketball team is confident and poised for a medal run

February 27, 2018 - 12:05 pm • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Camosun Chargers Men’s Basketball Head Coach Scot Cuachon knows that in the world of college hoops, change is inevitable.

With five players graduating and a handful of others moving on to University—not to mention a pair of assistant coaches moving on as well—the 2018 season provided Coach Cuachon with an ample opportunity to reset the goals for the program.

Chargers women’s basketball team paves the way to Provincials with first winning record in four seasons

February 27, 2018 - 12:05 pm • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

With just one year under her belt and the PACWEST Championships on the horizon, Camosun Chargers basketball coach, Cait Haggarty, has the Chargers’ future looking bright. Beginning her coaching career at her alma mater, UBC, Haggarty returned to her hometown of Victoria to lead the Chargers to their first winning record in four seasons.

Chargers crowned PACWEST champions for fourth consecutive season

February 26, 2018 - 10:57 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

The Camosun College men's volleyball team claimed its fourth consecutive conference title on Saturday evening, defeating the Vancouver Island University Mariners in four sets (25-22, 26-24, 22-25, 25-14) at UFV’s Envision Financial Athletic Centre.

Camosun officially opens Houle Electrical Shop

February 26, 2018 - 10:05 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Camosun College officially opened the Houle Electrical Shop on Interurban campus this week, recognizing the contributions of valued donors Houle Electric and the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 230. Both donors generously contributed $75,000 each towards the state-of-the-art 1,600 square metre shop.

Chargers on a roll as they prepare to defend PACWEST title

February 19, 2018 - 4:12 pm • Media Centre • Camosun staff

Camosun Chargers men’s volleyball coach Charles Parkinson knows what it takes to win at an elite level. The Chargers are the reigning PACWEST champions for three years running, but as they prepare to defend their title this week at the University of the Fraser Valley, neither Coach Parkinson or his players are taking anything for granted.

Soup Sisters and Camosun College partner to support Victoria Women’s Transition House

February 13, 2018 - 2:16 pm • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Culinary Arts Chair Steve Walker-Duncan has spearheaded a 24-month partnership with Soup Sisters Victoria to produce fresh and healthy soups for the Victoria Women’s Transition House.

Camosun Coastal Centre celebrates student success with marine industry training

February 5, 2018 - 9:55 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Sixteen Indigenous students have recently graduated from the Ship Repair Entry Level Training Program (SRELT), a collaborative marine industry training program, at the Camosun Coastal Centre on Songhees Nation Territory.

Chargers' new game day t-shirts will inspire pride and passion

January 31, 2018 - 4:51 pm • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Dylan Marsden is passionate about sports and proud to be a 4th-year Camosun Charger basketball player. “Sports has the incredible power to bring people together,” he says. “Everyone loves something about sports and there's so much passion about sports that can involve and inspire everyone at the college.”

Camosun Chargers Make Some Noise for Mental Health

January 24, 2018 - 11:58 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Camosun Chargers Volleyball player Stephanie Galitzine can’t remember a time when she didn’t play sports. “Even as a baby, my parents told me stories that I never stopped moving,” she says. “Sports have always been what I loved to do.”

Camosun receives $200,000 funding from province to support tech programs

January 18, 2018 - 1:19 pm • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Camosun College has been awarded $200,000 in start-up funding from the provincial Ministry of Advanced Education, Skills and Training to support increased access to web technology and engineering graphics certificate programs. The new funding will allow Camosun to increase the capacity of these programs, adding 40 new spaces by the 2019/20 academic year.

Read the Ministry News Release

Camosun introduces first student-run food truck in Western Canada

January 17, 2018 - 9:07 am • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Camosun’s exciting new addition to its culinary arts program drove onto campus this week as preparations began to launch the first ever student-run food truck east of Ontario.

“Make Some Noise for Mental Health” with the Chargers on January 25

January 16, 2018 - 12:54 pm • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

The Camosun Chargers student-athletes invite Camosun students, employees and fans to attend their volleyball matches on Thursday, January 25 to join them in the nation-wide campaign to break the stigma surrounding mental health.

Camosun College welcomes Phil Venoit to the Board of Governors

January 11, 2018 - 3:11 pm • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Camosun College is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Phil Venoit to the Board of Governors. His term is from December 31, 2017 to December 31, 2018.

Camosun launches 2018 Continuing Education courses for learners of all ages and abilities

January 10, 2018 - 3:56 pm • Media Centre • Camosun Staff

Camosun’s robust Continuing Education (CE) program offers over 340 courses to fit everyone’s level, needs, and schedule.

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