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Nourishing Innovation contest seeks ideas from students to improve food security on campus

May 11, 2021

The British Columbia Institute of Technology, in partnership with Simon Fraser University, Vancouver Island University, and the University of Northern...

BCIT awarded $1.7 million to address barriers to electric vehicle adoption

May 5, 2021

The Honourable Seamus O’Regan Jr., Minister of Natural Resources, announced on Wednesday, May 5, 2021, an investment of more than...

Earth Day: 9 ways BCIT made sustainability a top priority

April 20, 2021

Each year, the world comes together on Earth Day to call for bold action, innovation, and global education in combatting...

BCIT student receives 2020 SARA National Student Design Award

March 29, 2021

When Anthony Marques moved to BC from Venezuela to attend the Architectural Science program at BCIT, he did not foresee...

BCIT recognizes International Women’s Day

March 5, 2021

International Women’s Day (IDW) celebrates the economic, cultural, social, and political achievements of women. On this day and every day...

Ecocities Now: BCIT co-authors new book to help cities meet their sustainability goals

January 21, 2021

As part of a suite of efforts to support cities and communities on meeting their sustainability goals, Dr. Jennie Moore,...

BCIT South Wetland Restoration project brings education to life

November 4, 2020

Frogs, birds, critters, and the community now have a newly-built wetland to enjoy on the south end of the BCIT...

BCIT Forestry students win second place in the Technology Accreditation Canada Contest

October 28, 2020

Creating an award-winning report is no easy task, but recent graduates from the BCIT Forest and Natural Areas Management (FNAM)...

BCIT Centre for Ecocities receives international award of recognition for its positive impact

October 2, 2020

Congratulations to Ecocity Builders and the BCIT Centre for Ecocities (the Centre) for receiving the 2020 Incredible Impacts Award, presented...

Rivers are integral to all life: celebrating World Rivers Day 2020

September 25, 2020

Millions of people and thousands of events around the world will mark World Rivers Day 2020, either virtually or physically,...