News

Seeing Silver STARS for Sustainability
One of the foundations of daily operation at Selkirk College finding ways to minimize the environmental footprint on our campuses. Results from a new report show that progress is being made through the efforts of many and the college has once again received a STARS Silver rating from the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education.—October 4, 2019
Innovation Leader Welcomed to Silver King Campus
A new synergy on Nelson's Silver King Campus has been hatched with the arrival of a world leader in the particle accelerator industry that is setting up a test facility in a former Electrical Program shop building. D-Pace has now moved into the campus and will be part of daily life on the trades-focused campus.—September 19, 2019
Artist Donates Fitting Piece to Selkirk College
A beautiful artistic addition to the Castlegar Campus, the Salmon sculpture that has helped frame many photos over the last seven years will now become a permanent fixture for students and staff to enjoy. Stop by to enjoy the work of sculptor Christina Nick.—July 16, 2019
Ecology Instructor Explores the World of Wolverines
At home in the mountains with a background made for travel in tough terrain, Selkirk College Instructor Doris Hausleitner pursues her passion for wildlife research on the trail of the elusive wolverine.—July 10, 2019
Selkirk College and the Cultures of Smoking
A new report released by the University of Victoria’s Canadian Institute for Substance Use Research sheds some important light on how students at Selkirk College view smoking. The 24-page document is titled Smoking in the Post-Secondary Context: A Report for The Cultures of Smoking Project.—July 3, 2019
Maintaining a Connection to Athletics History
After consulting the community, Selkirk College is sticking with its team name while embarking on a new era with an exciting new logo that pays tribute to the incredible mountain surroundings of the West Kootenay and Boundary region.—June 17, 2019
Cementing a Strategic Roadmap for the Future
After gathering valued input from the community and hundreds of hours of work by an eclectic team of employees, the new Selkirk College strategic plan has been released provides a blueprint for quality post-secondary education in the region.—June 10, 2019