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New BCCIE Program Connects the Dots for Participant Tricia McCuaig

DECEMBER 14, 2021     Source: BCCIE     Type: Feature

From fall 2020 to winter 2021, BCCIE hosted a series of webinars as part of its new intercultural dialogue certificate program, the Intercultural Intersections in International Education: Reflective Practices ...

Travel Advisory: Limited Exceptions to Border Measures in BC

DECEMBER 23, 2021     Source: Canada Border Services Agency     Type: Sector News

On December 22, 2021, the Canada Border Services Agency issued a reminder to travellers that border measures remain in place for those entering or returning to Canada. Unless specifically exempted, all travellers ...

BCCIE Welcomes Jan Smith as New Director of Operations and Communications

DECEMBER 7, 2021     Source: BCCIE     Type: BCCIE News

The BC Council for International Education (BCCIE) is pleased to welcome Jan Smith as its Director, Operations and Communications. In her new role, Jan will be responsible for Board administration, government ...

Government of Canada introduces additional measure to address COVID-19 Omicron variant of concern

DECEMBER 1, 2021     Source: Public Health Agency of Canda     Type: Sector News

On November 26, 2021, the World Health Organization classified B.1.1.529 as a variant of concern called Omicron. Since then it has been found in a number of countries and regions, including the confirmation of ...