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Canada sees record growth in international students in 2018

FEBRUARY 15, 2019     Source: Chelsea Dibble     Type: Sector News

According to recently released data from Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC), there were 572, 415 international students in Canada as of December 31, 2018. Counted by IRCC as study permit holders, ...

Q+A with BCCIE mentee Anna Korman

FEBRUARY 1, 2019     Source: Chelsea Dibble     Type: BCCIE News

We’re half way through the 2018-19 BCCIE mentorship program! Paired by common interests and goals, mentors guide their mentees into new phases of their careers, help their mentees meet key contacts in ...

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

JANUARY 25, 2019     Source: Chelsea Dibble     Type: Feature

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 ...

BC and Vietnam partner on college mobility

JANUARY 25, 2019     Source: The PIE News     Type: Sector News

Two-way mobility of college students and staff between Vietnam and the Canadian province of British Columbia will be facilitated by a new partnership forged between BC Colleges and the Vietnam Association of ...