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  • Spotlight: Creating a home away from home

    When the opportunity came up for First Nations Access Coordinator Jillian Stephens to help curate a theme for the interior aesthetic of the new student accommodation building, she just couldn’t say no.
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  • Coast Mountain College construction projects bring jobs to Terrace

    Students are not the only ones to benefit from three major construction projects at Coast Mountain College. An estimated 318 jobs have been created locally on work to build 108 student housing beds, a library renovation and a renewed, more accessible academic and registration hub.
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  • National Day of Awareness for Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls

    National Day of Awareness for Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls, also known as Red Dress Day, is an opportunity for all of us to acknowledge the systematic racism and violence against Indigenous women and girls all across Canada, and which many of our students, staff and faculty deal with on a regular basis.
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  • Spotlight: Attending school in hometown to help family

    Growing up in a single-parent household, Alicia Giang says attending college in her hometown of Prince Rupert while still being able to help out her family was incredible. Through school, she learned about the region and gained a new appreciation for her northern coastal community.
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  • Spotlight: Never too old to learn

    When Verginia Johnson decided to go back to school, it had been decades since she sat inside a classroom. At 53 years old she enrolled at CMTN to get her BC Adult Graduation Diploma and despite life's hardships, kept going to be a good role model for her grandkids.
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  • Coast Mountain College seeks artwork submissions to commemorate graduates of 2021

    Coast Mountain College is seeking submissions for the development of a design for print and digital distribution that honours the 2021 Graduates of Coast Mountain College.
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  • Contact North BC expands access for post-secondary students in remote locations

    New local learning centres in remote northwestern B.C. communities are providing on-site supports and reliable online access to programs at all 25 of the province's public postsecondary institutions......
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  • CMTN automotive program receives donation from Ford of Canada and Terrace Totem Ford

    Contribution of a 2020 Ford F-150 and 2020 Ford Expedition allows students to gain valuable hands-on experience......
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  • CMTN Fine Arts Instructor and Master Carver Dempsey Bob receives Artistic Achievement Award

    Congratulations to Coast Mountain College's own Dempsey Bob, Master Carver and instructor at the Freda Diesing School of Northwest Coast Art. Today he has been honoured by the Canada Council for the Governor General's Award for Artistic Achievement in Visual Arts......
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  • Student achievement recognized by President’s Art Award

    Two emerging artists from the Freda Diesing School of Northwest Coast Art at Coast Mountain College have been recognized with this year’s President’s Art Award winners......
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  • Awards help students achieve their goals

    The Alma VanDusen award provides bursaries that assist full-time, female students in financial need who have identified academic or vocational education goals and demonstrated their ability to reach them......
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  • CMTN students create community through sharing meals

    Coast Mountain College students embodied community spirit this week, surprising some fellow students with delicious meals as a way of building community during COVID-19......
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  • Spotlight: Hazelton students access carpentry training close to home

    Parked just outside the Hazelton campus sits Coast Mountain College’s glacier coloured mobile trades training unit. It represents learning in close to home and brings education to the doorstep of students who wouldn’t otherwise be able to access trades training in their own community.......
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  • Spotlight: Dr. Laurie Waye honoured by the Canadian Armed Forces

    Coast Mountain College’s Vice President Academic (Interim) Dr. Laurie Waye has been honoured with a certificate of appreciation for outstanding support to the Canadian Armed Forces..........
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  • Spotlight: Eric Zweirs, 2020 Valedictorian

    Congratulations to this year's Coast Mountain College class of 2020 Valedictorian, Eric Zweirs, a Business Administration graduate.........
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  • Spotlight: Kyle Yaroshuk-Pryce, Lieutenant Governor’s Medal recipient

    Congratulations to Kyle Yaroshuk-Pryce for receiving this year's Lieutenant Governor’s Medal for his devotion to his community of Prince Rupert, BC........
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  • Spotlight: Linnea Waechter, Governor General Collegiate Bronze Medal recipient

    Congratulations to Linnea Waechter for receiving this year's Governor General Collegiate Bronze Medal for obtaining the highest grade point average in the Winter 2020 semester. Congratulations for receiving a 4.25 and inspiring fellow classmates to reach for the stars.......
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  • Message from the President to the graduating class of 2020

    Graduation is a time honoured tradition that recognizes the achievements of each year’s graduating class at Coast Mountain College. This year, due to the ongoing pandemic, celebrating together was not possible........
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