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Prevent Reply Chain Attacks
Reply chain attacks on emails with HTML attachments are on the rise in post-secondary institutions. Find out how you can prevent attacks—and what to do if you suspect your email has been compromised.—December 2, 2022
Role Models Honoured for Commitment to Learners
Two women who have assisted learners through early steps at Selkirk College are being recognized with Board of Governors awards for their efforts to help build remarkable futures. Ktunaxa Nation Elder Anne Jimmie and retired Nursing Program instructor Joanne van der Ham are the 2022 recipients of the annual honours. —November 24, 2022
Holiday Greetings from Selkirk College
It’s almost the winter holidays—a time to send warm wishes and messages of care and gratitude. Share seasonal greetings on behalf of the college community with custom Selkirk College cards and digital content!—November 18, 2022
Selkirk College Officially Acquires Trail Campus
As of Monday, November 7, 2022, Selkirk College is the official owner of the Greater Trail Community Centre. —November 7, 2022
New Resource Guide Supports Employees
The "Resource Guide for New Employees" is a centralized place to find helpful information about the college. While the guide is particularly helpful for new employees—it outlines tips for day one, week one and month one on the job—it’s designed to be a useful tool for everyone who works at Selkirk College.—September 8, 2022
College Community Welcomes New Team Members
With the warmth of summer still very much in the air, the college’s Human Resources Department gathered more than 50 staff members for the first in-person New Employee Welcome since 2019. Held on the Castlegar Campus, the event was an opportunity for staff who have joined the college to get an official welcome.—September 7, 2022
Welcoming New Additions to Deans & Chairs
As we head into the fall semester and 2022-2023 academic year, it is helpful to highlight that there have been a couple of new additions to the Deans & Chairs group. The new chair for the School of the Arts is Melody Diachun and the new chair for the School of Academic Upgrading & Development is Marissa Carrasco.—September 2, 2022
Behind the Scenes, Behind the Screens
Technology is the backbone of today’s post-secondary learning and the Selkirk College IT Department is vital to keeping the institution moving forward. As the college moves into the post-pandemic era, adjustments to how the IT team delivers service will require all staff to adapt so that students can ultimately benefit.—August 25, 2022
Celebrating the Selkirk College Family
A wonderful evening of shining the spotlight on remarkable Selkirk College team members took place at the Castlegar Campus on May 12. The annual Retirement & Recognition Night was the first in-person event since 2019 and brought together long-term employees, retirees and NISOD Excellence Award winners.—May 13, 2022
Human Resources Department Helps Employees with Live Chat Sessions
A series of “Let’s Talk About It” drop-in sessions give you the chance to ask questions with the feature of breakout rooms where you can speak privately with a member of the HR team.—October 22, 2021