Recent News


Nouns are Slowing Down our Speech, Study Finds

| Whitney Rothwell | New research has found that nouns cause us to hesitate or pause when speaking more often than other articles of speech such as verbs.
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Storm - Creative Non-Fiction by Paula Snow

Bang. Bang! Orangutan! Bump and swish; burble and slosh. Something’s rolling, rolling, rolling, back and forth, up on deck.
Nancy Greene Park - Whitney Rothwell

Five Free Things to do in Castlegar

It’s finally sunny out, time to get out and explore.

Recent Hiring at Selkirk College Sparks Online Petition

| Whitney Rothwell | An informal group of Selkirk College faculty, alumni, retirees and community members started a petition this week.
Peek - Spencer Legebokoff

Outside Looking In - Photo Collection by Spencer Legebokoff

“Our environment shapes us, whether we like it or not.” - Spencer Legebokoff

Call For Artists - Selkirk’s First Mural

Join students in creating a large mural art installation for display in The Pit.

Beavers Help Clean Rivers and Mitigate Soil Loss

| Whitney Rothwell | Study finds Beavers could help clean polluted rivers.

Canadian Federation of Students Approves Motion to Expel BC Member Unions

| Whitney Rothwell | The National Executive of the Canadian Federation of Students voted to initiate the expulsion of BC students’ unions.

Call For Submissions - Kootenay Queer and Trans Art Show 2018

A group of local artists are organizing a juried art exhibition in Nelson, BC which will coincide with Kootenay Pride Week.

Canadian Federation of Students meeting unproductive, Selkirk membership conflict continues

| Cohen Dyer | The Canadian Federation of Students voted to keep Selkirk College Students’ Union in its membership.

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