BCCIE News

BCCIE turns 25: An interview with Catherine Vertesi

JULY 26, 2016     Source: Chantal Moore

In honour of BCCIE’s 25th anniversary, Catherine Vertesi, past BCCIE Board Member and former Vice-President, International, External Relations and New Initiatives at Capilano University, shares her thoughts on how International Education in BC has evolved. BCCIE: What made you decide on a career International Education? CV: Early in my career, I […]

BC students visit Beijing for life-altering cultural exchange

JULY 19, 2016     Source: Chantal Moore

Thanks to BCCIE and the Beijing International Education Exchange (BIEE), 20 lucky secondary school students from across BC arrived in Beijing, China, on July 14. The students are participating in the Beijing International Student Summer camp, which unites high school youth from over 20 countries for a 10-day "life-changing" exchange program in China's […]

Organization of American States’ Scholarship Program for graduate programs in Brazil

JULY 12, 2016     Source: Chantal Moore

The sixth consecutive edition of the Partnerships Program for Education and Training (PAEC) between the Organization of American States (OAS) and the Coimbra Group of Brazilian Universities (GCUB), with the support of the Brazilian Ministry of Foreign Affairs’ Division of Educational Topics and the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO / […]

Announcing BC’s 2016 International Education Award winners

JUNE 23, 2016     Source: Chantal Moore

 VICTORIA, BC – June 23, 2016   Distinguished education leaders from around Canada and abroad gathered on Tuesday at the Fairmont Empress in Victoria to recognize outstanding achievement in the field of International Education in British Columbia (BC). The BC International Education Awards, hosted by the BC Council for International Education (BCCIE), […]