April 12, 2012 - Deputy Minister Wenezenki-Yolland responds on behalf of Minister Yamamoto re Budget 2012/2013 letter from the Presidents of BC's public post-secondary institutions......read the letter here BCAIU AVED Wenezenki-Yolland Response re Yamamoto Budget 2012 2013
February 28, 2012
Dear Minister Yamamoto:
The presidents of British Columbia's post secondary institutions are writing regarding Budget
and Fiscal Plan 2012/13 - 2014/15, tabled in the Legislature on February 21 by Finance Minister
Kevin Falcon. As a sector, we take very seriously our commitment to fiscal prudence...
Enrolment in Fall 2009
What proportion of all B.C. post-secondary students were enrolled in BCAIU institutions in fall 2009?
"Over a quarter (27%) of these students were enrolled in one of the eight BCAIU institutions and an approximately equal proportion were enrolled in colleges."
Over 257 thousand students were enrolled...
November 29, 2010
Vancouver, BC: Green Roofs for Healthy Cities and the British Columbia Institute of Technology (BCIT) invites you to CitiesAlive 2010, the 8th Annual Green Roof and Wall Conference from November 30 to December 3 at the Pan Pacific Hotel and Vancouver Convention Centre. Showcasing Vancouver as a leading...
Vancouver Island University President and Vice-Chancellor Ralph Nilson and Board Chair Mike Brown unveiled a history wall Thursday to mark the start of 75th anniversary celebrations at the institution.
“This university, with close to 20,000 students and more than 2,300 employees, has roots dating back to 1936 when...
Science students at Vancouver Island University are poised to tap into well-paying science-related jobs when they graduate.
That’s the word from Ida Chong, Minister of Science and Universities and Minister of Regional Economic and Skills Development, who visited VIU’s Nanaimo campus this week to meet with biology...
Minister Ida Chong and Richmond Centre MLA Rob Howard kick off science fair at Kwantlen Polytechnic University
November 23, 2010
In promoting the Year of Science, a province-wide initiative to engage British Columbians in science and understanding the importance of it, Ida Chong, the minister of science and universities and minister of regional economic and skills development, and Rob Howard, Richmond Centre MLA participated...
November 19, 2010
Media contact: Patty Wellborn
One of the most exhilarating and inspiring winter activities to annually grace the Fraser Valley is coming a week earlier this year.
The Best of Banff Film Festival, which really does take your breath away with the stunning...
There is much more to invisibility than meets the eye.
From Harry Potter’s magic cloak to the F-117 stealth aircraft, the public has had a long-standing fascination with the concept of invisibility.
Media Studies department professor Ravindra Mohabeer explores a variety of concepts related to invisibility in a presentation...
The 2009/10 Annual Report chronicles JIBC successes of the past year and re-affirms its core values of Learning, Service and Integrity. View the Annual Report