Tag Archives: College of the Rockies

CFUW Cranbrook readies to host 30th Artisan Bazaar

Saturday, November 8 marks the 30th annual Christmas Craft Bazaar at the Cranbrook Golf Club on 2nd Street South. “We never thought 30 years ago the club would still be hosting this excellent bazaar,” said a long-time member of the … > Read More

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College’s Mobile Simulator on maiden voyage

College of the Rockies’ mobile haul truck simulator has travelled north to Williams Lake, marking its inaugural trip to deliver training. From July 7 to 30, the simulator is being utilized by students in the Haul Truck Operator program being … > Read More

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Cranbrook welcomes Dr. Karen Fordham to community

In late July, family physician Dr. Karen Fordham will join Cranbrook’s medical community, marking the first success of Cranbrook’s new community-based family physician recruitment task force. Dr. Fordham toured the community in May and her visit was the task force’s … > Read More

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New VP for TM Roberts Elementary School

Jennifer Roberts was recently appointed vice-principal of TM Roberts Elementary School as of the 2014/15 school year by the School District No. 5 (SD5) Board of Education. Born in Edmonton, Alta., Roberts received her Bachelor of Education from the University … > Read More

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Wandering around Sam Steele Days

The City of Cranbrook was post-to-post alive with family activities, sports, food and fun during 50th annual Sam Steele Days weekend, June 19-22. A vast variety of events, contests and competitions took place around the city, from Moir Park to … > Read More

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College hosting International Sport Literature Conference

College of the Rockies will be host, from June 25 to 28, to the 31st annual International Sport Literature Association conference. Writers and scholars with an interest in sport will be arriving from locations as far afield as Iceland. Organizer of … > Read More

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College Dental Assistant Program reaches milestone

College of the Rockies’ Certified Dental Assistant program is marking a new milestone as students graduate from the program for the 30th year. The Certified Dental Assistant program, first offered in 1983, has evolved over the past 30 years to … > Read More

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College celebrates 38th annual convocation

College of the Rockies President and CEO David Walls presided over his first convocation ceremony, the college’s 38th, on Friday, May 30. In his address to students, Walls referenced his adjustment to the college, saying, “I quickly learned that we … > Read More

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COTR hosts annual Math Contest

College of the Rockies (COTR) played host on May 8 to 12 aspiring East Kootenay mathematicians who participated in the 18th annual BC Schools Math Contest. The contest, sponsored by the college, the Kootenay Rockies Innovation Council and School District No. … > Read More

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Avalanche players moving to CIS programs

College of the Rockies is pleased to announce that three members of the 2013-2014 bronze medal men’s Avalanche team will be moving on to Canadian Interuniversity Sport (CIS) programs. Setter Nick Schmidt will be joining the University of British Columbia … > Read More

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