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Colleges and Institutes Canada invites candidates to see their local campuses in action
September 18, 2019

Colleges and Institutes Canada invites candidates to see their local campuses in action

Today, Colleges and Institutes Canada (CICan) launched their outreach campaign calling on federal candidates to visit and get to know their local college, institute or polytechnic... Read More
Investments in skills and innovation needed to respond to climate change
September 6, 2019

Investments in skills and innovation needed to respond to climate change

With federal budget consultations underway, Colleges and Institutes Canada (CICan) has issued seven recommendations aimed at supporting economic growth, competitiveness and the fight against climate... Read More
CICan to help 230 young Canadians join the green economy
August 26, 2019

CICan to help 230 young Canadians join the green economy

CICan is proud to announce the renewal of two programs funded under Canada’s modernized Youth Employment and Skills Strategy. This will allow an additional 230 young Canadians to get a strong start... Read More
CICan to support student mobility as part of Canada’s new International Education Strategy
August 22, 2019

CICan to support student mobility as part of Canada’s new International Education Strategy

Colleges and Institutes Canada (CICan) welcomes the launch of Canada’s new International Education Strategy and looks forward to working with the federal government and other stakeholders to... Read More
CICan to support innovation in Kenya’s TVET sector
June 21, 2019

CICan to support innovation in Kenya’s TVET sector

Colleges and Institutes Canada (CICan) will continue to support innovation in Kenya’s Technical and Vocational Education Training (TVET) sector thanks to a brand-new joint initiative. It will... Read More
CICan welcomes new board members
June 13, 2019

CICan welcomes new board members

Colleges and Institutes Canada (CICan) is pleased to welcome four new members to its Board of Directors. The new directors were elected during CICan’s annual general meeting, held on June... Read More
Open Letter to the Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Labour
June 5, 2019

Open Letter to the Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Labour

With 95% of all Canadians and 86% of Indigenous peoples living within 50 kilometres of a location of a college, institute, cegep or polytechnic, these institutions are uniquely positioned to support... Read More
CICan celebrates student creativity with its 2019 Art Showcase
May 14, 2019

CICan celebrates student creativity with its 2019 Art Showcase

Colleges and Institutes Canada (CICan) is thrilled to announce the winners of its 2019 Art Showcase... Read More
New CICan Paul and Gerri Charette Bursary Program to support rural students
May 8, 2019

New CICan Paul and Gerri Charette Bursary Program to support rural students

Thanks to a generous donation of $1 million from Paul and Gerri Charette, Colleges and Institutes Canada (CICan) will offer a brand-new bursary program for students attending CICan member colleges... Read More
Red Deer College President Joel Ward receives CICan’s Distinguished Service Award
May 8, 2019

Red Deer College President Joel Ward receives CICan’s Distinguished Service Award

Red Deer College President and CEO Joel Ward was honoured by his peers of the Colleges and Institutes Canada (CICan) Presidents’ Leadership Network who named him as the 2019 recipient of its... Read More
CEWIL named CICan’s Outstanding Partner for 2019
May 7, 2019

CEWIL named CICan’s Outstanding Partner for 2019

Co-operative Education and Work-Integrated Learning Canada (CEWIL) Canada was named as Colleges and Institutes Canada’s (CICan) 2019 Outstanding Partner in recognition of its important... Read More
CICan celebrates excellence and leadership at Canadian colleges and institutes
May 6, 2019

CICan celebrates excellence and leadership at Canadian colleges and institutes

Colleges and Institutes Canada (CICan) celebrated the many achievements of its members and their staff with the 2019 Awards of Excellence. This year’s recipients were announced during the... Read More