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Group of graduating college students.
Kootenay BizBlog, East Kootenay, Cranbrook, Education, Financial

College of the Rockies celebrates annual Awards Ceremony

Over $89,000 in scholarships, bursaries, and awards presented to students in the 2018/19 academic year

Two women sitting down and talking.
Kootenay BizBlog, East Kootenay, West Kootenay, Education, Environment, Financial

Transboundary Conference scholarships available

The scholarships are made possible thanks to conference sponsors and co-hosts Columbia Basin Trust and Northwest Power and Conservation Council.

WildSafe BC employee Johanne Lamoureux educates the public at a Bear Smart Community workshop.
Kootenay BizBlog, East Kootenay, West Kootenay, Education, Environment

Keeping Wild Things Wild

Columbia Basin Trust has been partnering with the British Columbia Conservation Foundation since 2009

Eight College of the Rockies students have earned eligibility to be certified as Canadian Society for Exercise Physiology Personal Trainers. Pictured (l-r) Shady Shafik, Jani Vogell (instructor/examiner), Bradley Spurge, Jacqueline Adkins, Jessica Derheim, Andrea Older, Kat Wilkinson, Reanna Bonomo, Jireh Lastimosa.
Kootenay BizBlog, East Kootenay, Cranbrook, Education, Health & Wellness

Eight Kinesiology students eligible for CSEP personal training certification

College of the Rockies students have access to certification earlier than at many institutions

Students wearing orange and yellow vests pose in front of heavy machinery for Worksafe BC
Kootenay BizBlog, East Kootenay, Sparwood, Education

Elk Valley High-School Students to be Hands-On with Heavy Machinery during Project Heavy Duty

Project Heavy Duty will introduce 24 School District No. 5 high school students to the variety of jobs available in the road building and construction industry

Aerial view of flooding in the community of Grand Forks, B.C.
Kootenay BizBlog, West Kootenay, Education, Environment, Technology

RDKB launches new emergency alerting system

Residents can register for emergency alerts delivered by smartphone app, email and voice or text to landline or cell

East Kootenay Teacher Education program students at College of the Rockies’ Cranbrook
campus host bake sales as one way to raise funds for local schools. Pictured (back row l-r Martha
Palmer, Nicole Hare, Josie Ruoss, EdSA President, Erin Kaldstad. Seated l-r Brooke Leyenhorst, Carly Trinder)
Kootenay BizBlog, East Kootenay, Cranbrook, Creston, Kimberley, Education

East Kootenay Teacher Education students give back to local schools

Program, held in partnership with UVic, fundraises to thank local schools for support

Southern mountain caribou.
Kootenay BizBlog, West Kootenay, Nakusp, Nelson, Revelstoke, Animal Care, Education

Caribou conservation engagement scheduled for April 15-17 in Kootenays

The public is invited to community engagement sessions to provide feedback on two draft agreements to conserve southern mountain caribou populations

Fort Steele Heritage Town.
Kootenay BizBlog, East Kootenay, Cranbrook, Developments, Education, Tourism

Fort Steele builds on its success

Fort Steele Heritage Town is a significant draw to the Kootenay region as the attraction continues to grow and expand.

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