OC Speakers Series

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The OC Speakers Series brings speakers from Okanagan College and visiting scholars to the Penticton campus.

On Monday, Feb. 19, Gregory Younging presents “The Elements of Indigenous Style: Indigenous Editorial Practices.” The talk starts at 7 p.m. in the Lecture Theatre (PL 107), in the Ashnola building.

Learn more here.





Project ReCharge

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A trio of Enactus Okanagan College students is launching a new solar powered social enterprise project that will help people recharge their devices on the go. Their first charging station will be unveiled at the Kelowna campus on Thursday, Feb. 22.

They'll be among the team of Enactus OC students representing the College at the Enactus Western Canada Regional Competition early next month, where they’ll be vying for top spot in the Scotiabank EcoLiving Green Challenge.

Read the full story here.






New Trades offering

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Okanagan College is launching a new Residential Insulator program starting in Vernon on March 26.

This is a tuition-free (for eligible applicants) 25-week program with a 10-week work placement. The training will develop practical skills, industry required safety certificates and employability skills related to the residential insulation industry.

Learn more here.