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Thompson Rivers University hits the mark for intercultural faculty training

MARCH 11, 2019     Source: Chelsea Dibble     Type: Feature

With a diverse student population including more than 3,300 international students, as well as high percentage of Indigenous students, Thompson Rivers University (TRU) is leading the way in providing faculty, ...

BCCIE and AMPEI announce new partnership to increase internationalization efforts in BC and Mexico

MARCH 1, 2019     Source: Chelsea Dibble     Type: BCCIE News

Mexico City, Mexico — The BC Council for International Education (BCCIE) announced a new partnership today with the Asociación Mexicana para la Educación Internacional (AMPEI) to advance ...

Q+A with BCCIE mentor Laurie Waye

FEBRUARY 22, 2019     Source: BCCIE     Type: BCCIE News

We’re half way through the 2018-19 BCCIE mentorship program! Paired by common interests and goals, mentors guide their mentees into new phases of their careers, help their mentees meet key contacts in the ...

Canada sees record growth in international students in 2018

FEBRUARY 15, 2019     Source: Chelsea Dibble     Type: Sector News

According to recently released data from Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC), there were 572, 415 international students in Canada as of December 31, 2018. Counted by IRCC as study permit holders, ...