Operational Updates


Steering Aurora - Meet the Steering Committee
Monthly Project Aurora Steering Committee meetings continue with Vice President of Student Advancement John Kincaid and Director of Finance Barb Ihlen replacing retiree Gary Leier as Executive Sponsor. —January 22, 2018
Early Alert Aims to Connect Students Needing Help
Are you concerned about a student? Maybe they aren't coming to class or haven't signed into their online course. They may seem distressed or overwhelmed. The Early Alert Program is here to help.—January 2, 2018
Discover More about the Changing Learner
Selkirk College’s day of employee learning and engagement is just around the corner and this year’s Discovery Day keynote address is coming from one of our local high schools.—February 7, 2018
Learning about Eating Disorders
Eating disorders are a complex, serious and sometimes fatal illness that cause severe disturbances to an individual’s eating behaviour, their sense of identity, self-worth, and self-esteem. —February 7, 2018
Order Your Faculty Grad Gown
This year's graduation ceremony and tea will be held on the Castlegar Campus on Friday, April 27. There's still plenty of work to be done by students and staff before we get to this important finish line but it's already time to order your gowns.—January 18, 2018
Funding Aurora - A Major Capital Project
Project Aurora is a $6.6 million capital investment that will revolutionize the way Selkirk College conducts business.—February 20, 2018
Connect Online for Remote Aurora Sessions
Building off the successful sessions offered at Discovery Day, Project Aurora is hosting remote sessions to provide further updates to all Selkirk College employees.—March 2, 2018
Textbook Requisition
The Selkirk College Bookstore is getting ready for the Spring semester of learning. Get your textbook requests in to ensure top service for our students.—March 8, 2018
Implementing Aurora's Finance Transformation
Selkirk College has three strong teams with solid leadership working to tackle implementation of Project Aurora. Each team lead has a working group managing the incredibly important details that will take Aurora from concept to reality. —March 5, 2018
Pausing to Express Aurora Gratitude
They say it takes a village to raise a child… we say the same applies to Project Aurora. The last few months have seen much change at the College; new faces, new positions, a changing of the guard in some cases, as it were.—March 19, 2018
Human Resources Coordinator Joins HR Team
Eliza Green has accepted the position of Human Resources Coordinator and joined the HR Team on March 6th. Eliza comes from CSL IT Services in Vancouver where she worked as a Human Resources Coordinator.—March 19, 2018
Vice President Education Welcomes New Executive Assistant
I’d like to thank Donna Mackie for her wonderful service, not only to the Office of the Vice President Education, but in the various roles she has played at Selkirk College. I’m very happy to introduce you to Jennifer Lashek, the successful candidate for the position of Executive Assistant, Office of the Vice President Education.—March 19, 2018
SCOPE: Awarding Excellence (Deadline for Nominations)
The Selkirk College Faculty Association’s Standing Committee on Professional Excellence (SCOPE) invites you to show your appreciation with a nomination for a SCOPE award.—March 7, 2018
Project Aurora Survey Gathering Input
Thank you for taking the time to complete this brief survey on Project Aurora. Communication of your thoughts, questions, concerns and suggestions is vital to the success of the Project; without it, we cannot know how to best support the College community through both development and implementation. —March 19, 2018
New Employees Join HR Team
Barry Aadum and Trina Sutherland join the Human Resources team at Selkirk College.—March 21, 2018