Feature Stories

Mentorship builds lifelong connections

SEPTEMBER 13, 2021     Source: Yvonne Ohara

BCCIE recently had the opportunity to sit down for a chat with Josie Jiang, Senior Manager, International Student Program, Comox Valley School District and Myrna Ordona, International Student Advisor, Coast ...

Canada leads in international student perception

AUGUST 18, 2021     Source: Yvonne Ohara

As the world begins to open to travel, the IDP Connect Crossroads V survey shows Canada’s International Education sector is well positioned for recovery. Globally, student interest in international education ...

Columbia College: CREATE a place a refuge

AUGUST 12, 2021     Source: Yvonne Ohara

In 2016, just as the first wave of Syrian refugees started to arrive in Canada, Columbia College began its journey to help students displaced by social upheaval and/or conflict to gain access to formal education ...

A Conversation with Minnijean Brown-Tricky

JANUARY 19, 2021     Source: Chelsea Dibble

In 1957, Minnijean Brown-Tricky changed history by striding through the front doors of Central High School in Little Rock, Arkansas. As a member of the Little Rock Nine, she helped desegregate public schools—a ...