With the Winter Semester now drawing to a close, the hours of operation for the recreation facilities on the Castlegar Campus and Tenth Street Campus (Nelson) are changing. Remember that the gym and weight room use is free for Selkirk College staff, only fitness classes have a minimal fee. Come and check it out.
Plant Operator Program student Hart Joron will join an elite club next week when he delivers the valedictory speech at the Selkirk College Graduation 2014 Ceremony on the Castlegar Campus. Joron will deliver the speech next Friday as the Class of 2014 valedictorian before more than 300 people.
Selkirk has received a $50,000 development grant from Columbia Basin Trust to support the implementation of its new Rural Pre-Medicine Program. The program was created as one piece of a long-term solution to the shortage of rural doctors by providing rural and aboriginal students with access to a pathway into medical school.
Selkirk College understands the tragic event in Calgary earlier this week can impact students on our campuses. Many staff and students have strong ties to Alberta and this upsetting incident reverberates at Selkirk College. For those wishing support in coping please contact the college counselling department.