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After months of consultation and careful committee work, Selkirk College has released Building Remarkable Futures: Strategic Plan 2019-2024. Some of the college employees involved in putting the document together include: (L-R) Tessa Stark, Tiffany Snauwaert, Gordon Rein, Gail Crockford, Shana Rablah, Barb Ihlen, Angus Graeme and Bob Hall.
Kootenay BizBlog, West Kootenay, Education

Selkirk College cements strategic roadmap for future

Selkirk College pledges to enhance the lives of both students and members of the community with their mission statement: "Together we build remarkable futures."

Elizabeth Sutton from Cranbrook.
Kootenay BizBlog, East Kootenay, Cranbrook, Invermere, West Kootenay, Education, Financial

Neil Muth Memorial Scholarship recipients announced

The scholarship awarded $3,300 to each of the students who have overcome adversity to pursue their educational dreams

Students in the Selkirk College Integrated Environmental Planning and Forestry Programs restore reptile habitat at the Silver City Trap Club.
Kootenay BizBlog, West Kootenay, Trail, Education, Environment

Selkirk College students participate in community-based restoration

A group of 50 students spent two days restoring habitat on the banks of the Columbia River for the Silver City Trap Club

Students lined up in front of computers.
Kootenay BizBlog, West Kootenay, Nelson, Education, Technology

Selkirk College responds to need in Tech Sector with new program

A new Selkirk College program aims to prepare learners for a rewarding career vital in the foundation of tech

Interior of a library.
East Kootenay, West Kootenay, Education, Entertainment and Hospitality

A community library is an unsung treasure

A place dedicated to lifelong learning, social connections, entertainment and imagination - libraries are more than just a repository for books

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Laurie Calverley, new Executive Director, Human Resources and Payroll at College of the Rockies.
Kootenay BizBlog, East Kootenay, Cranbrook, Education

College of the Rockies announces new Executive Director, HR and Payroll

Laurie Calverley brings 15 years of Human Resources experience to role

Man wearing a puffy vest and checkered shirt using a tablet.
Kootenay BizBlog, East Kootenay, Cranbrook, West Kootenay, Nelson, Trail, Education, Small Business

Growing your business with FTAs — Presentation & Networking event

Join us to hear how to boost your export opportunities - free events held in Cranbrook, Trail and Nelson

College of the Rockies President and CEO, David Walls, congratulates Lieutenant Governor’s Medal recipient, Brenda Cortes Vargas, at the 43rd annual commencement ceremony on Friday, June 7.
Kootenay BizBlog, East Kootenay, Cranbrook, Education

College of the Rockies celebrates Annual Convocation

One hundred eighty-four graduates were able to attend the June 7th ceremony, the highest number to attend in the ceremony’s 43 years.

Group of ten interns standing in front of College of the Rockies.
Kootenay BizBlog, East Kootenay, Cranbrook, Education, Tourism

College of the Rockies interns depart for overseas placements

Participants will gain professional experience through international development work

Brenda Mathenia, new Director, Teaching and Learning Resources at College of the Rockies.
Kootenay BizBlog, East Kootenay, Cranbrook, Education

College of the Rockies hires new Director, Teaching and Learning Resources

Brenda Mathenia will bring over 20 years of experience in academic libraries to new role

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