Feature Stories

Pilot Project Sees Refugee Youth Succeeding in BC’s Hospitality Industry

JANUARY 11, 2023     Source: Chelsea Dibble

A two-year pilot project between World University Service of Canada (WUSC) and Camosun College had a successful wrap up after bringing two cohorts of refugee youth from their country of asylum, Kenya, to British ...

Kwantlen Polytechnic University Partners with Australian University for Global Indigenous Learning Experience

DECEMBER 1, 2022     Source: Chelsea Dibble

“We have a longstanding partnership with Edith Cowan University (ECU), so this collaboration was a natural fit,” says Zainab Al-koubaisi, Director of Global Engagement, at Kwantlen Polytechnic University (KPU). Two ...

Global Skills Opportunity Project Takes Students to Uganda for Firsthand Clinical Experience

OCTOBER 18, 2022     Source: Chelsea Dibble

Last spring, Kiel Harvey, a fourth-year nursing student at Selkirk College joined classmates from Selkirk’s and Nicola Valley Institute of Technology’s Health and Human Services programs for a life changing ...

The University of the Fraser Valley’s STEP Café Offers a Place for International Students to Connect

SEPTEMBER 1, 2022     Source: Chelsea Dibble

“We saw an opportunity in early 2020 to create a space for international students to come together and share knowledge and experiences over a cup of coffee or tea,” says Adrian Bontuyan, Coordinator of ...