Tag Archives: College of the Rockies

Skills training funds for students with disabilities

The provincial government is providing $50,000 to the College of the Rockies to develop training and resources aligned with in-demand occupations in a range of sectors for students with disabilities. College of the Rockies’ funding is part of nearly $1.3 … > Read More

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Comedy performance to raise funds for bursary

College of the Rockies is pleased to welcome comedian/musician/vocalist Todd Butler for an evening of fun and entertainment, Friday, May 8 at 7 p.m. in the college gymnasium. Butler, a veteran contributor to CBC Radio and Television, is an award-winning … > Read More

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More trades seats for college

The Government of British Columbia is investing $72,000 to create 32 seats at the College of the Rockies so students can get hands-on experience in a variety of trades occupations that support the diverse, strong and growing economy of B.C. … > Read More

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Stuart Tutty Financial has a new face

“Our Family Helping Your Family. . . “ Stuart Tutty, an advisor for Sun Life Financial, is excited about the addition to his firm. His daughter Rhiannon has joined him at Stuart Tutty Financial Services (STFS), located in Invermere. “Of … > Read More

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More trades seats funding for college

The provincial government has provided College of the Rockies with $194,440 for 80 critical trade seats to reduce wait times for students entering an in-demand trade profession. “As B.C.’s economy continues to grow, it is important that trades training grows … > Read More

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College opens Ktunaxa classroom

College of the Rockies Vice-President, Education, Stan Chung was pleased to celebrate the opening of a Ktunaxa classroom at the college on Wednesday, April 22. Also present at the event was Ktunaxa Nation Council Chair, Kathryn Teneese. The dedicated Ktunaxa … > Read More

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COTR’s residence going solar

College of the Rockies has an exciting new solar project at the main campus residence building. The endeavour allows the college to take advantage of a renewable energy source for heating the building while also providing an educational experience for … > Read More

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College hosts Trades Event for Grade 9s

College of the Rockies hosted 48 Grade 9 students from the region on Wednesday, April 9 for a full day of trades-related activities. The event saw students from Cranbrook, Jaffray, Fernie and Elkford gathered at the Cranbrook main campus as … > Read More

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Sparwood Council Facts

The following is a break down as to what occurred during the April 7 District of Sparwood council meeting. DVP – Spardell Mobile Home Park A development variance request for 100 Industrial Road #1 (Spardell Mobile Home Park) to vary … > Read More

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COTR and SD5 project receives ViaSport Grant

Representatives from the Kinesiology and University of Victoria/East Kootenay Teacher Education programs at College of the Rockies were on hand at Steeples Elementary School on Friday, April 10 for a funding announcement. ViaSport Coaching and Leadership Development Manager Eric Sinker … > Read More

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