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Perspectives, November 13
November 13, 2017

Blended learning opens doors for college and institute students

Did you know that a recent survey indicated that Canada is among the world leaders in online and distance education? According to the Canadian National Survey of Online Learning and Distance... Read More
Perspectives, October 31
October 30, 2017

Celebrating college and institute alumni excellence!

Colleges and institutes attract highly talented and motivated students from a wide variety of different backgrounds – it’s no wonder that they move on to accomplish such incredible things.... Read More
Perspectives, October 16
October 16, 2017

Colleges and institutes celebrate Small Business Week 2017

From October 15-21 the Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC) is celebrating Small Business Week 2017 with a series of events across the country to highlight Canada’s strength in... Read More
Perspectives, October 2
October 2, 2017

A new path towards reconciliation with Canada’s Indigenous peoples

At the 72nd Regular Session of United Nations General Assembly in September, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau confirmed his government’s commitment to building a renewed relationship with Canada’s... Read More
Perspectives, September 18
September 18, 2017

Colleges and institutes champion Adult Basic Education across the country

From large urban centres to remote northern communities, colleges and institutes play a central role in delivering skills upgrading initiatives to improve local employability. Colleges and institutes... Read More
Perspectives, September 5
September 5, 2017

Orientation Weeks kick-off at colleges and institutes!

Back to school is always an exciting time as colleges and institutes welcome faculty, staff, and students back to campus and back to their academic routines! But for many students, this is their... Read More
Perspectives, August 14
August 14, 2017

CICan issues recommendations for Budget 2018

Although it pains us to admit, the summer is quickly coming to a close – which means an exciting new academic year is around the corner! For CICan, the fall means renewed advocacy efforts... Read More
Perspectives, July 10
July 10, 2017

Celebrating a growing collaboration in education between Canada and Brazil

Summer is here – which, for many, means planning that big trip abroad! During the academic year, international opportunities offer invaluable experiences for students, staff, and faculty; and, the... Read More
Perspectives, June 12
June 12, 2017

Celebrating Indigenous Inclusion at Colleges and Institutes

For generations, the summer solstice has held significant cultural importance for many Indigenous peoples – which is why, nationwide, we recognize June 21 as National Aboriginal Day, and the entire... Read More
Perspectives, May 29
May 29, 2017

The possibilities and risks of an expanded digital landscape

Technology has revolutionized how we organize our lives in the Digital Age – paying bills, running errands, and getting around have never been easier; but it is important to remember that new... Read More
Perspectives, May 15
May 15, 2017

Work-Integrated Learning: Preparing Students for the World of Work

With graduation season upon us, finding meaningful employment is top of mind for all students. Graduates are looking to put their skills to use in launching a career, and students returning to school... Read More
Perspectives, May 3
May 3, 2017

CICan’s Conference 2017 Round-Up!

Leaders and educators from across the country and delegates from 21 different countries once again gathered for three days of panels, workshops, presentations, and networking opportunities during... Read More