CHILLIWACK – British Columbia’s newest centre of excellence is dedicated to agriculture, with construction progressing at the University of the Fraser Valley on a brand-new barn and greenhouses after an investment of $1 million by government.
BURNABY – A new ventilation system at the British Columbia Institute of Technology (BCIT) is reducing energy consumption and lowering greenhouse gas emissions as students train for a career in the welding industry.
CAMPBELL RIVER – Advanced Education Minister Amrik Virk participated in a roundtable discussion with the Campbell River & District Chamber of Commerce following a visit to North Island College campuses in Campbell River and Comox.
VICTORIA – Fifteen-year-old students in B.C. are once again among the best in the world at math, science and reading, according to a major international assessment released today by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD).