Tag Archives: College of the Rockies

Public info forum on Radon Sept. 29

Monday, September 29, College of the Rockies – Continuing Education and Contract Training and the Canadian Cancer Society are partnering to offer a free, Radon Public Information Forum. Radon exposure is the leading cause of lung cancer in non-smokers and … > Read More

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Six in the Stix Mountain Biking Festival this weekend

Over 100 kids and youth are expected to be part of the action at the fifth annual Subaru of Cranbrook Six in the Stix Mountain Biking Festival this weekend. Young riders from Cranbrook, Kimberley, Fernie, Creston, Invermere and many other … > Read More

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College board announces appointments

College of the Rockies’ Board of Governors is pleased to announce the appointment of five new board members. Appointed to the College Board through Provincial Order in Council are Steen Jorgensen, Jesse Nicholas, and Cindy Yates of Cranbrook, Krys Sikora … > Read More

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Disruption premieres worldwide and in Kimberley

Disruption, a new documentary on climate change, premieres around the world this Sunday, September 7, including in Kimberley. The worldwide premiere is being organized in the lead up to the People’s Climate March in New York later in the September. … > Read More

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Ice Bucket Challenge launches school year at COTR

College of the Rockies President and CEO David Walls kicked off the new school year on September 2 by accepting the Ice Bucket Challenge in recognition of the fight against ALS with members of the Women’s Avalanche volleyball team more … > Read More

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COTR welcomes students to new school year

College of the Rockies is ready to welcome more than 2,000 new and returning students on Tuesday, September 2. Tuesday is set aside for students to orient themselves, get a locker, meet their classmates, get their student ID cards, buy … > Read More

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An open letter to Christy Clark

Letter to the Editor Dear Christy Clark, On July 10, I had the pleasure of meeting you in Cranbrook. Do you remember me? Bill Bennett pulled you aside and told you he had someone he wanted you to meet. I … > Read More

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Elk Watershed Discovery Camp a success

The Elk River Alliance (ERA) is pleased to announce the success of the Elk Watershed Discovery Camps based in Fernie this summer. These two week-long day camps were delivered by ERA in partnership with the College of the Rockies. The … > Read More

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Support available to hire students

Popular School Works Program continues this fall Businesses and organizations around the Columbia Basin can once again get support to hire students through Columbia Basin Trust’s School Works program. Applications are available at cbt.org/schoolworks2014 and are assessed on a first-come, … > Read More

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Physician vacancies taxing regional ER

The ongoing lack of family physicians in Cranbrook and region is forcing residents to visit the East Kootenay Regional Hospital’s emergency room, creating more traffic than it is meant to handle. In a press release this morning (August 21), Interior … > Read More

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