Representing the Selkirk College Class of 2020 as valedictorian is an honour Emily Kantymir never would have expected when she embarked on her nursing studies, but it’s completely fitting given her commitment to serving others.
On behalf of the Selkirk College Board of Governors, chair Bruce LeRose thanks staff in all departments for their dedication and hard work over the last few weeks as the institution deals with the COVID-19 pandemic.
Arriving to the West Kootenay from a small community in Northern Alberta, Selkirk College alumnus Rodney Noskiye carried with him big dreams of a future focused on making a difference. Now back working in the social services sector in his home province, Noskiye is giving back both professionally and personally.
Kootenay Studio Arts at the Victoria Street Campus is a bustling hub of creativity in the heart of Nelson. Ceramics Instructor Robin DuPont is one of the faculty members who provides inspiring mentorship to learners who desire to discover a mix of artistry, practicality and a future full of possibility.