Members of the Class of 2019 will gather on the Selkirk College Castlegar Campus on April 30 for the annual convocation ceremony that celebrates achievement in all programs. More than 350 of the eligible 950 graduating students will take a walk across the stage to receive their certificate, diploma or degree.
A special spring course offering for current Selkirk College students and community members provides an intensive and interesting survey of regional Indigenous culture. The course runs from May 6 to 10 on the Castlegar Campus with a week of Indigenous academics and elders presenting.
The affordability of a close-to-home education is enhanced by the Selkirk College Board of Governors Entrance Scholarships that are available to learners entering this coming Fall. The deadline for applications for the $1,500 awards is March 31.
During the heart of winter, students and staff at Selkirk College took on the challenge to take personal steps towards lowering energy use. The results from the BC Cool Campus Challenge are in and the college has emerged as a leader in sustainability efforts.