Feature Stories

JIBC Paramedicine Student Explores Conservation Efforts in Indonesia Through UMAP

SEPTEMBER 21, 2022     Source: Chelsea Dibble

Darrin Visscher has always loved travelling. Currently completing his diploma in Health Sciences at the Justice Institute of British Columbia (JIBC), Darrin jumped at the chance to travel abroad this past summer ...

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 ...

Impact of International Students in Prince George: An Interview with Mayor Lyn Hall

JULY 25, 2022     Source: Chelsea Dibble

“I really believe the work the College of New Caledonia (CNC) and the University of Northern British Columbia (UNBC) is doing has really enhanced the multiculturalism of our city,” says Prince George Mayor Lyn ...

VIU Creates Intercultural Connections and Opportunities in a Post-pandemic World

JUNE 2, 2022     Source: Marlene Dong

In its latest 10-year Labour Market Outlook (LMO), the Government of British Columbia forecasts more than one million job openings into the next decade. Nearly 80 percent of these future job openings will require ...