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Stay Connected with Aurora
Striving toward the future of Selkirk College, Aurora is transforming the way we do business to enhance our abilities and elevate the student experience. Learn more about this critical process...—May 6, 2019
Provide your Discovery Day Feedback
Thank you to everybody who participated in Selkirk College’s Staff Discovery Day in Nelson! Please take the time to provide your feedback. Our survey is now open.—January 4, 2019
Student Life at Selkirk College was enjoyed by all this year
Experience Selkirk Day was our annual event at Castlegar campus and Nelson campuses. It was an epic day with hands-on learning, filled with lots of Kootenay style and a delicious barbeque luncheon took place. We had another memorable turn out from grades 10-12 and all over from Kootenay-Boundary districts.—May 2, 2013
Business Students Show Competitive Edge
More than 60 students presented their innovative business ideas to six local business volunteer judges at the competition, held at the Castlegar Campus on March 28th. There were two parts to the competition: a marketing challenge for the first-year students and a business case competition for the second-year students. —April 9, 2013
Happy Holidays from Selkirk College
The warmest holiday wishes to you and your family. Find out more about sending out a Selkirk College e-card. Last week the Communications department sent out an e-card. Selkirk staff were encouraged to use that card to spread holiday cheer from the college. Create your email in html format (In file menu above choose View html).—December 17, 2013
Conference was a Great Success
When Selkirk College staff and students first envisioned an Aboriginal Youth and Educators Conference that would take place on the grounds of the school’s Castlegar campus, their hope was to create an event that would promote opportunities for educational and cultural growth for Aboriginal learners from the West Kootenays and beyond.—July 11, 2013
Encourage Students to Look into Opportunities
Scholarships are a tremendous opportunity for Selkirk College students to help offset the costs of their education and be rewarded for their hard work. The online scholarship application process has now opened and staff are being encouraged to point students to selkirk.ca.—February 18, 2015
Big News for PTEC This Fall At Selkirk College
Selkirk College recently signed an agreement with the National Association of Pharmacy Regulatory Authorities (NAPRA) to deliver the online version of the National Pharmacy Technician Bridging Education Program. The program will allow those already working in the role of pharmacy technician to upgrade their skills.—July 31, 2013
Cutting-Edge Equipment to Selkirk College
Exciting news from Selkirk College provincial funding from the Ministry of Advanced Education, Innovation and Technology, Selkirk College purchased new state-of-the-art equipment for trades programs that will provide students with real-world, hands-on experience. Over $780,000 was received from the Province.—May 30, 2013
Facilities Updates Summer 2013
Our campus manager, Holly Shively would like to update all employees on our upgrades that have taken place over the summer of 2013...check out photos of the Patenaude hallway refresh, Tenth Street residence, Castlegar bus stop, and Castlegar chair lift that is accessible for wheel chairs.—September 26, 2013
Gala 2018 is Bold & Bright
Selkirk College's Gala event is taking place November 24 and it will be a night to remember...—October 29, 2018
Saints Hockey Prepares for Three-Peat
The Selkirk College Men's Hockey Program has opened its exhibition season and is getting set to defend its BCIHL title for a second straight season.—September 18, 2014
Discovery Day 2015 in Nelson
This year's Discovery Day will take place on Friday, February 13, 2015 in Nelson with workshops and group events to bring the college community closer together in a fun-filled day and provide important knowledge in the process.—January 15, 2015
Celebrating Partnerships in Success
Selkirk's annual Gala happens on Saturday, November 22, 2014 at 6 pm at Mary Hall, Tenth Street Campus, Nelson BC. Join us in celebrating Selkirk College's Partnerships in Success at our annual Gala event.—October 27, 2014