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  • Spotlight: Passing on the torch at the Freda Diesing School of Northwest Coast Art

    Freda Diesing School of Northwest Coast Art’s founders welcome new cohort of instructors to uphold the next era of First Nations art.
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  • Spotlight: Student from Northwest Territories says education never mattered to her until she moved to B.C.

    When Robyn Inglangasuk moved to British Columbia from the Northwest Territories, there was one cultural shock she was not prepared for — every employer wanted to see a high school diploma. Realizing no one would hire her in B.C., she enrolled in the Career & College Preparation (CCP) Certificate program at Coast Mountain College (CMTN) to attain her BC Adult Graduation Diploma.
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  • Students in on-campus housing at Coast Mountain College must be partially vaccinated

    Students who live in on-campus housing at Coast Mountain College (CMTN) will now be required to provide proof of a COVID-19 vaccination beginning on September 7, 2021. This is by order of BC’s Public Health Officer.
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  • B.C.’s colleges prepare for a full and safe return to campus

    VICTORIA, B.C. – Colleges in British Columbia are aligned with public health guidance as they prepare for a full return to on-campus learning in September. Over the last 18 months, colleges have followed public health recommendations to ensure a safe study and work environment, ensuring access to programs and courses.
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  • Health, safety remain top priority for return to campus

    Students, faculty and staff at B.C.’s colleges and universities are being supported to come back together for in-person learning this fall with added health and safety measures ordered by the provincial health officer.
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  • CMTN Board of Governors appoints new interim leadership for the 2021-22 Academic Year

    Coast Mountain College (CMTN) will start a new academic year with new leadership as Dr. Laurie Waye steps in as Interim President on September 7, 2021, for a one-year term.
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  • Coast Mountain College seeks design logo for End Mental Health Stigma campaign

    Submit a design by Sept. 27 that you’d love to see on t-shirts and posters on the theme of ending mental health stigma.
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  • CMTN President Kohlman stepping down, search for new President begins

    Coast Mountain College President and CEO, Justin Kohlman is stepping down from his role effective November 1, 2021.
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  • Spotlight: Student creates board game for class project to be used in school across Canada, sold on Amazon

    When Kyle Hawyes enrolled at Coast Mountain College, he never pictured himself designing a board game that would be sold on Amazon and used in classrooms across the country.
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  • Spotlight: CMTN instructor Stephanie Anderson's artwork to be displayed in new student residence

    As the new student residence building rises into existence at Coast Mountain College, its creative elements are the talk of the town. Inside the Elder Suite, you will soon find a large yellow cedar carving by Freda Diesing School of Northwest Coast Art’s recent graduate and current instructor Stephanie Anderson.
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  • Vaccine clinic at Smithers campus delivers COVID-19 doses to thousands of residents

    The Smithers campus has been busier than usual as eager residents are lining up everyday outside the building to receive their COVID-19 vaccine.
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  • CMTN Convocation Awards honour employee success, community service and distinguished alumni

    Coast Mountain College is pleased to announce the winners of this year’s convocations awards. The three awards recognize the work of distinguished alumni, employee achievement and community service.
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  • CMTN honours graduates with art print created Haida artist, Raven Leblanc

    Coast Mountain College is pleased to reveal this year’s Convocation art piece, commissioned to honour the unique circumstances under which the graduating class of 2020-21 completed their studies.
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  • Spotlight: International graduate helps new immigrants feel at home in Terrace

    Growing up in New Dehli, Suresh Choudhary sensed a curiosity bubbling inside of him to see the world. He wanted to study overseas and after considering many schools around the globe, a small town college in Canada won his heart over. Now, he is helping many new immigrants settle into Terrace after learning how difficult the transition can be.
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  • CMTN acknowledges discovery of human remains at former Kamloops Indian Residential School

    On Monday, May 31 staff, students and faculty at Coast Mountain College are encouraged to wear orange in memory of the children whose remains were found earlier this week at the former Kamloops Indian Residential School.
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  • Anti-racism resources now available on CMTN web site

    As Coast Mountain College prepares for the fall semester, it has launched a one-stop resource page for anti-racism resources and connections to community groups that support newcomers to Canada.....
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  • Spotlight: A flight in the right direction

    Trading year-long sun for winter is a choice that not many people would take, but for DeAnndra Sands it was one of the best decisions of her life when she moved to Canada from the Bahamas to pursue a degree at Coast Mountain College.
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  • Post-secondary town hall with Dr. Bonnie Henry

    Post-secondary institutions held a virtual town hall discussion with Dr. Bonnie Henry on May 10 to discuss the return-to-campus COVID-19 guidelines.
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