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CICan issues recommendations to build back better
September 8, 2020

CICan issues recommendations to build back better

As the country looks to build back better in COVID-19 recovery, Colleges and Institutes Canada (CICan) has issued eight recommendations to the Standing Committee of Finance as part of its most recent... Read More
CICan welcomes new board members
July 21, 2020

CICan welcomes new board members

Colleges and Institutes Canada (CICan) is pleased to welcome five new members to its board of directors. The new directors were elected during CICan’s annual general meeting, held virtually on June... Read More
Building Back Better to Ensure Well-being for All
July 7, 2020

Building Back Better to Ensure Well-being for All

Canada’s college and institute community calls for bold commitment to the 2030 Agenda and climate action in COVID-19 economic recovery plans. The following letter was addressed to the Honourable... Read More
Niagara College President Dan Patterson receives CICan’s Distinguished Service Award
June 29, 2020

Niagara College President Dan Patterson receives CICan’s Distinguished Service Award

Niagara College President Dan Patterson was honoured by his peers of the Colleges and Institutes Canada (CICan) Presidents’ Leadership Network who named him as the 2020 recipient of its... Read More
Mitacs named CICan’s Outstanding Partner for 2020
June 29, 2020

Mitacs named CICan’s Outstanding Partner for 2020

Mitacs was named as Colleges and Institutes Canada’s (CICan) 2020 Outstanding Partner in recognition of its important contribution to the post-secondary education sector, providing valuable... Read More
CICan celebrates student creativity with its 2020 Art Showcase
June 24, 2020

CICan celebrates student creativity with its 2020 Art Showcase

Colleges and Institutes Canada (CICan) is thrilled to celebrate the creativity and talent of six student artists following the results of its 2020 Student Art... Read More
Celebrating and committing to Indigenous success
June 19, 2020

Celebrating and committing to Indigenous success

On National Indigenous Peoples Day Colleges and Institutes Canada (CICan) joins all Canadians in recognizing and celebrating the unique heritage, diverse cultures, and outstanding contributions of... Read More
CICan announces its 2020 Award of Excellence recipients
May 19, 2020

CICan announces its 2020 Award of Excellence recipients

Colleges and Institutes Canada (CICan) has announced the recipients of its 2020 Awards of Excellence, celebrating the extraordinary contribution of individuals and highlighting the role of these... Read More
Leveraging international education for a globally connected and prosperous Canada
May 13, 2020

Leveraging international education for a globally connected and prosperous Canada

Canadians understand the importance of welcoming individuals from all around the world to our country.  Canada is a desirable destination for trade, travel, study and immigration. We know that our... Read More
New measures to support students affected by COVID-19
April 22, 2020

New measures to support students affected by COVID-19

Many Canadians are facing unprecedented financial challenges because of COVID-19 and students are no exception. Not only have their studies been disrupted, but many have lost part-time jobs and are... Read More
Realizing Canada’s vision for a greener future
March 6, 2020

Realizing Canada’s vision for a greener future

Canada needs to act now if we have any hope of enjoying a sustainable future with an innovative green economy that values environmental stewardship. For educators, that means ensuring green campuses... Read More
CICan and Mitacs partner to drive innovation with 1,000 research internships for college and institute students across Canada
February 27, 2020

CICan and Mitacs partner to drive innovation with 1,000 research internships for college and institute students across Canada

New agreement pledges work-integrated learning research opportunities with industry and post-secondary education partners across... Read More