Tag Archives: College of the Rockies

Adult Playshop at The Arts Station

Win Dinn is back from Creston with a new playshop with possibilities in all art forms! Win’s Mixed Media Playshop last year was so much fun, get in quick to register for this new playshop! Don’t miss out! Make the … > Read More

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Three families adopted by college staff

College of the Rockies’ support staff, faculty and management, spearheaded by the finance department, took part in the Adopt-a-Family program for the fourth year. The college staff provided Christmas gifts to three Cranbrook families who have recently moved out on … > Read More

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Instructor saves students almost $8k in book fees

College of the Rockies math instructor Dr. Jim Bailey saved his students close to $8,000 in textbook fees for the fall semester by adopting open textbooks for his courses. The BC Open Textbook Project, funded by the BC Ministry of … > Read More

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Anthropology students experience unique learning

College of the Rockies’ Cultural Anthropology students were given a first-hand opportunity to learn about different cultures while also building relationships and a sense of community at the college on Friday, November 21. With the college hosting 203 international students … > Read More

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Local women’s group observes and remembers Dec. 6

On Canada’s National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women, the Canadian Federation of University Women (CFUW) Cranbrook will be commemorating the 14 young women who were senselessly murdered at École Polytechnique on Dec. 6, 1989. “As we … > Read More

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COTR welcomes new Vice President

College of the Rockies is pleased to announce the appointment of Stan Sae-Hoon Chung as the new Vice President, Education and Applied Research. Chung, who joined the college December 1, brings with him 25 years of experience in Canadian post-secondary … > Read More

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Cranbrook welcomes new family physician

Family physician Dr. Jordan Wolff has joined the team at Cranbrook’s Associate Clinic, marking another success for the East Kootenay Division of Family Practice’s physician recruitment task force. A recent graduate of his family practice residency at the University of … > Read More

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Kudos to city from visiting Japanese ESL delegation

The City of Cranbrook recently received a letter of gratitude from the Kokushikan University of Tokyo, Japan for cooperating with College of the Rockies (COTR) on an English as a Second Language (ESL) short-term program last summer. Kokushikan University president … > Read More

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Perspective on Apprentice Job Match tool

College of the Rockies’ Heavy Duty Mechanic student Destyni Basil provided a student’s perspective on a new ITA initiative – the Apprentice Job Match Tool – aimed at connecting students and employers online through WorkBC’s website. The tool was launched locally … > Read More

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Free rides on 15th anniversary of Cranbrook transit

The City of Cranbrook and BC Transit are pleased to announce all transit trips are free on December 3, in celebration of the 15th anniversary of conventional transit services in the region. The free rides apply to both fixed route and … > Read More

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