Research project targets positive identity for girls

Stephanie Rukstuhl

ST. ANDREWS – An applied research project at the St. Andrews Campus of New Brunswick Community College (NBCC) is improving the positive identity of adolescent girls in Charlotte County, while providing Practical Nursing students with a hands-on learning experience. Together We Can is a three-year applied research collaboration between NBCC and St. Francis Xavier University … Read more

NBCC alumna mentors new businesses

MONCTON – NBCC’s community mentorship program OASIS recently reached a significant milestone, matching its 100th pair of experienced professionals and emerging entrepreneurs. OASIS connects small businesses facing unique challenges (mentees) with experienced entrepreneurs (mentors) to provide them with the support, resources and guidance necessary to explore their entrepreneurial goals through tactical mentorship activities. The significant social … Read more

NBCC joins the #GivingTuesday movement to support students in need

Text2Give

FREDERICTON – New Brunswick Community College (NBCC) is once again joining the Giving Tuesday movement, asking community members to support its Critical Aid Fund with a $5 donation by texting NBCC to 20222. “NBCC has a strong tradition of giving back and instilling in our learners a sense of community service and leadership,” said Marilyn … Read more

Student challenge helps address food insecurity

Food Challenge

FREDERICTON – New Brunswick Community College (NBCC) students are learning more than in-demand job skills; they’re also learning the importance of volunteerism and giving back. At the Fredericton Campus, the third annual four-week Food Challenge recently wrapped up. Students in each program competed each week to bring in the largest quantity of a specified food … Read more

Hospitality programs earn SMART+ accreditation

SMART

New Brunswick Community College (NBCC) has achieved SMART+ accreditation for two of its tourism-related programs from Tourism HR Canada. Both the Hotel and Restaurant Operations and Hotel and Restaurant Management programs surpassed industry standards to attain the accreditation. “We are delighted to recognize NBCC for its dedication to offering innovative and collaborative programming that aligns … Read more

Traditional Indigenous meal raises funds for student bursary

Service Day Dinner

ST. ANDREWS – Students in the Culinary and Hotel/Restaurant Operations programs at the St. Andrews Campus of New Brunswick Community College (NBCC) recently put their learning to work in support of the College’s Indigenous Student Bursary Fund. The students recently planned, prepared and served a traditional Indigenous meal of bannock, corn chowder, salmon, traditional vegetables, … Read more

New accreditation for NBCC learners

CPHRNB accreditation

FREDERICTON – New Brunswick Community College (NBCC) recently reached an agreement with the Chartered Professionals in Human Resources New Brunswick (CPHRNB) for accreditation and a pathway to professional certification for graduates of the Human Resources Management program. This will apply not only going forward, but also to alumni of the program who graduated within the … Read more