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Thursday, July 30, 2015 9:45 AM
Fourteen post-secondary institutions in B.C. and close to 7,500 employees have recently ratified a number of agreements negotiated under the Economic Stability Mandate.
Monday, July 20, 2015 7:30 AM
As part of B.C.'s Skills for Jobs Blueprint, government is investing $12 million in 2015-16 for new trades equipment at 14 public post-secondary institutions so students planning to enter in-demand occupations learn their trade using industry-standard technology.
Friday, July 17, 2015 10:00 AM
Trades students will benefit from a new investment of $2.3 million for BC Institute of Technology (BCIT) to purchase industry-standard trades training equipment, as part of B.C.'s Skills for Jobs Blueprint.
Thursday, July 16, 2015 11:35 AM
$255,000 in 2015-16 for Northwest Community College (NWCC) to purchase industry-standard trades equipment to help students get hands-on training that will put them at the front of the hiring line.
Thursday, July 16, 2015 11:30 AM
Northwest Community College (NWCC) unveiled a new mobile training unit that will help students in northwestern communities develop skills for in-demand trades jobs, thanks in part to funding from B.C.'s Skills for Jobs Blueprint.
Monday, June 29, 2015 10:30 AM
The University of the Fraser Valley (UFV) has signed a master agreement with Ryan Company Limited on behalf of the public post-secondary sector to provide and maintain vending equipment that dispense drinks and snacks at campuses throughout the province.
Monday, June 22, 2015 9:00 AM
Advanced Education Minister Andrew Wilkinson has made the following statement in recognition of the 25th anniversary of the University of Northern British Columbia:
Thursday, June 18, 2015 1:30 PM
Latest statistics show the number of international students choosing British Columbia as their study destination increased 22% from 94,000 students in 2009-10 to 114,600 in 2013-14.
Tuesday, June 9, 2015 9:45 AM
The University of Victoria (UVic) Board of Governors has approved and the UVic Faculty Association has ratified their tentative agreement negotiated under the Economic Stability Mandate.
Friday, May 29, 2015 1:35 PM
Effective June 1, 2015, the BC Government Newsroom website will move to a new url - news.gov.bc.ca and offer materials for direct download to media and the public.