News

Board of Governors Extends Gratitude
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.—May 21, 2020
Indigenous Alumnus Discovers Voice at Selkirk College
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.—February 25, 2020
Ceramics Instructor Explores Creative Balance
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.—January 23, 2020
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