Sector News

Supporting post-secondary students affected by India, Pakistan travel restrictions

APRIL 23, 2021     Stakeholder Community:

Mental health supports are available to BC post-secondary international students who are affected by the new federal flight restrictions between India, Pakistan and Canada. Students who are feeling stressed or ...

Provincial and federal updates in response to COVID-19

APRIL 23, 2021     Stakeholder Community:

Provincial updates The Province of British Columbia is aware of the significant pressures that many students are facing as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.  We are actively working to determine how best to ...

New pathway to permanent residency for over 90,000 essential temporary workers and international graduates

APRIL 14, 2021     Stakeholder Community:

April 14, 2021—Ottawa—Today, the Honourable Marco E. L. Mendicino, Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship, announced an innovative pathway to permanent residence for over 90,000 essential workers and ...

New partnership between Royal Roads University and ITESO pairs tourism students on social innovation projects

MARCH 9, 2021     Stakeholder Community:

“I wanted my students to get involved in a project that is not solely in the walls of a classroom,” says Dr. Eugene Thomlinson, Associate Professor and Director of the School of Tourism and Hospitality Management ...