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Peter Devlin becomes CICan’s new Board Chair
September 28, 2022

Peter Devlin becomes CICan’s new Board Chair

Colleges and Institutes Canada (CICan) is pleased to welcome Fanshawe College president Peter Devlin as its new Board... Read More
New report showcases key role of colleges and institutes in Canada’s climate action
September 20, 2022

New report showcases key role of colleges and institutes in Canada’s climate action

To mark Global Goals Week, Colleges and Institutes Canada (CICan) is releasing a new milestone report detailing the role played by its members in addressing climate change and supporting Canada’s... Read More
Colleges and institutes to help newcomers better integrate into Canadian workplaces
September 6, 2022

Colleges and institutes to help newcomers better integrate into Canadian workplaces

Moving to Canada can provide many opportunities, but also comes with unique challenges for newcomers looking for meaningful employment. To better support newcomers, Colleges and Institutes Canada... Read More
Open collection of virtual simulations now available to healthcare educators
July 27, 2022

Open collection of virtual simulations now available to healthcare educators

Educators across Canada can now freely access 137 new virtual simulations designed to give students in nursing, medical laboratory sciences, and paramedicine innovative hands-on learning experiences.... Read More
Colleges and Institutes Canada launches public review on first-ever national occupational standard for personal care providers (PSWs, HCAs, CCAs, RCWs, etc.).
July 21, 2022

Colleges and Institutes Canada launches public review on first-ever national occupational standard for personal care providers (PSWs, HCAs, CCAs, RCWs, etc.).

After months of collaboration and consultation with member colleges and institutes, provinces and territories, employers, workers, and other stakeholders, Colleges and Institutes Canada (CICan) is... Read More
CICan welcomes new members to its board of directors
July 11, 2022

CICan welcomes new members to its board of directors

Colleges and Institutes Canada (CICan) is pleased to welcome seven new members to its board of directors. The new directors were elected during CICan’s annual general meeting, held virtually on... Read More
Canadian post-secondary leaders recognized internationally for excellence
June 30, 2022

Canadian post-secondary leaders recognized internationally for excellence

Earlier this month, 12 Canadian leaders in post-secondary education were recognized by the World Federation of Colleges and Polytechnics’ (WFCP) fifth annual Awards of Excellence during a ceremony... Read More
New Canadian scholarship program addresses inequality in developing countries
June 27, 2022

New Canadian scholarship program addresses inequality in developing countries

The Canadian International Development Scholarships 2030 will directly reach more than 7,000 people — at least half of whom will be women — in eligible francophone countries, Commonwealth... Read More
Georgian College President MaryLynn West-Moynes and British Columbia Institute of Technology President Kathy Kinloch receive CICan’s Distinguished Service Award
June 20, 2022

Georgian College President MaryLynn West-Moynes and British Columbia Institute of Technology President Kathy Kinloch receive CICan’s Distinguished Service Award

This year, CICan is pleased to announce two recipients of the Colleges and Institutes Canada Distinguished Service Award, MaryLynn West-Moynes, CEO and President of Georgian College of Applied Arts... Read More
CICan to take international education and development in a bold new direction
June 16, 2022

CICan to take international education and development in a bold new direction

CICan’s new three-year International Strategy works to futureproof the Canadian college and institute network through internationalization and global engagement. Developed following extensive... Read More
Colleges and institutes to provide scholarships and other supports for Ukrainian students coming to Canada
May 12, 2022

Colleges and institutes to provide scholarships and other supports for Ukrainian students coming to Canada

Thirty-seven of CICan’s member colleges and institutes will provide scholarships and/or other support including on-campus housing or living expenses, mental health support, alternative of... Read More
CICan recognizes excellence and leadership at colleges and institutes
April 26, 2022

CICan recognizes excellence and leadership at colleges and institutes

Colleges and institutes Canada, today, announced the recipients of its 2022 Awards of Excellence. The CICan Awards of Excellence recognize best practices from institutions across the country, as... Read More