Digital Arts, Media & Design – Online Information Session December 7, 2020 5:30pm – 7:00pm This online info session starts at 5:30pm with a presentation and concludes with a question and answer period with program staff. Attend this session and learn about the 7 different programs within the Digital Arts, Media & Design area, including: 3D Modeling, Art and Animation, Communication Design Essentials, Digital Design and Development, Graphic Communications Technology Management, Graphic Design, New Media Design and Web Development, Technical Arts. Register for this event
Law Enforcement Studies Virtual Information Session
December 9, 2020
7:00 – 8:00pm
Discover what it takes to pursue a career in law enforcement or public safety at an upcoming virtual information session for the Law Enforcement Studies diploma and degree programs offered through the Justice Institute of British Columbia (JIBC).
Learn about the education, applied skills and specialized knowledge required to become a superior candidate in the recruiting process.
Register online to participate in this virtual information session.
Virtual Stigma-Free School Program
The Stigma-Free Society is a Canadian Charity registered since 2010 that aims to reduce stigma of all kinds while providing mental health education for youth. For over 10+ years, we have been leading our Stigma-Free School Presentations Program where we provided in-person presentations, reaching 50,000+ students across British Columbia.
In light of the pandemic, we have taken our Stigma-Free presentations virtual!
The new Virtual Stigma-Free School Program includes documentary-style videos about mental health and the elimination of stigma, complete How-to Guide and Lesson Plans for Educators
SkillsBC Online Challenges Series Skills Canada BC is hosting a series of online challenges that students can do from home or at school. Use social media to explore the world of skilled trades and technology through a series of online challenges!
• This week, we are offering a new online challenge – Animation Challenge. Use your “Essential Skills” to design and build your 2D or 3D Animation project and enter for your chance to win a $100 E-Gift Card!
Mechatronics Virtual Information Session Wednesday, December 9, 2020 4:30 – 5:30pm
Are you interested in engineering, technology, and electronics? Our new Mechatronics and Advanced Manufacturing Technology diploma blends these fields together to prepare you for a career in the evolving manufacturing industry. With courses like process control technologies, integrated automation and automation systems, manufacturing design and software, and welding and metal fabrication essentials, you’ll get the theoretical and technical knowledge you need, with the hands-on experience to prepare you for an exciting career. Register
Applications are now being accepted for Beedie Luminaries Scholarships.
We are looking for resilient BC students facing financial adversity who have the academic readiness to advance their education, achieve their dreams, and inspire others.
In 2021, Beedie Luminaries scholarships, worth up to $40, 000, will be awarded to a cohort of 105 British Columbia students, applying to one of the twenty-five British Columbia public post-secondary students.
Deadline for applications: January 13, 2021
For more information, see Beedie Luminaries.
What are Schulich Leader Scholarships?
Schulich Leader Scholarships are Canada’s most coveted undergraduate STEM scholarships. Up to one hundred are awarded to entrepreneurial-minded high school graduates enrolling in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Math program at 20 partner universities across Canada. Half are valued at $100,000 for engineering scholarships and half are valued at $80,000* for science and math scholarships. Every high school in Canada can nominate one graduating student each year to apply for the scholarship.
For more information, see Schulich Leader Scholarships in STEM.
Hello Career Educators, Wow, time is flying by! Only 6 weeks left until the holidays! We are so enjoying connecting with your students through the PSBC events, and virtual visits. We have a few more opportunities to meet with your students virtually before the end of the year, so please pass them along!
See our November 2020 Counsellors’ Update to view a complete listing of future student events.
In addition to our PSBC EasyFair platform, we will be providing virtual presentations with current Douglas College students
at the times listed below and on the website. We noticed that many students were entering the virtual fair around
lunchtime, and we wanted to provide some live presentations to accommodate this interest. Please share the zoom
link with interested students.
Zoom link: https://douglascollege-ca.zoom.us/j/61837355807
• November 19, 2020 at 11:30am – 12:15pm
• November 24, 2020 at 11:30am – 12:15pm
• November 26, 2020 at 11:30am – 12:15pm
• December 1, 2020 at 11:30am – 12:15pm
• December 3, 2020 at 11:30am – 12:15pm
• December 8, 2020 at 11:30am – 12:15pm
• December 10, 2020 at 11:30am – 12:15pm
Journalism Information Session
November 27, 2020
3:00pm – 4:00pm
We encourage all applicants to attend an information session so they can make an educated choice about applying to the program. Faculty and graduates of the program are always on hand to answer questions. If you cannot attend, you are encouraged to call or arrange a visit with the department chair, Effie Klein: firstname.lastname@example.org or 604.323.5395.
Contact email@example.com to register for this event
UVIC zoom meetings and the virtual events.
There are a number of important updates that I would like to share with you in the attached UVic November 2020 Updates document.