Feature Stories

Thompson Rivers University hits the mark for intercultural faculty training

MARCH 11, 2019     Source: Chelsea Dibble

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, ...

Addressing the well-being and mental health of international students on campus

JANUARY 25, 2019     Source: Chelsea Dibble

Arriving at a new university can be daunting for any student but it can be especially intimidating for international students who may be adapting to new cultures, overcoming language barriers, and living on their ...

Vancouver Community College develops pilot initiative to improve program experience for international students

DECEMBER 10, 2018     Source: Chelsea Dibble

Joanna Yao moved to Vancouver when she was 19 years old to learn English, enroll in post-secondary education, and create more opportunities for her future. Joanna is one of many international students currently ...

International students help Coast Mountain College develop much-needed business program

OCTOBER 22, 2018     Source: Chelsea Dibble

For Indian student Smit Joshi, the town of Smithers, BC was an easy choice for an international education. “I came to Smithers because I share my name with the city!” exclaims Smit. He’s one of 30 ...