Pierogi projects raise more than $9K for Ukrainian aid

“We have to do something.” When instructors and students of NBCC’s hospitality programs in Moncton and St. Andrews learned of the tremendous humanitarian need resulting from the conflict in Ukraine, they knew they needed to find a way to help. With the full support of the College community behind them, staff, students, and alumni rolled … Read more

NBCC Industry Award 2021 – Vitalité Health Network

As NBCC prepares learners for careers in their chosen fields, community and industry partners play a vital role. Whether they donate bursary funds or equipment, host workplace practicums, provide applied learning opportunities, visit classrooms as guest speakers or hire graduates, their contributions help make the NBCC experience extraordinary for students. Vitalité Health Network has long … Read more

Constructing a partnership – Craig Manufacturing

New Brunswick Community College (NBCC) provides learners with a clear pathway from education into employment. Hartland-based Craig Manufacturing is just one of the many New Brunswick companies that recognize the value of NBCC graduates. “We hire NBCC graduates for two reasons: one, they have the trade skills we need, and two, NBCC teaches them how … Read more

NBCC Industry Award 2021 – Medavie Blue Cross

As NBCC prepares learners for careers in their chosen fields, community and industry partners play a vital role. Whether they donate bursary funds or equipment, host workplace practicums, provide applied learning opportunities, visit classrooms as guest speakers or hire graduates, their contributions help make the NBCC experience extraordinary for students. Medavie Blue Cross has long … Read more

NBCC Industry Award 2021 – Miramichi Police Force

As NBCC prepares learners for careers in their chosen fields, community and industry partners play a vital role. Whether they donate bursary funds or equipment, host workplace practicums, provide applied learning opportunities, visit classrooms as guest speakers or hire graduates, their contributions help make the NBCC experience extraordinary for students. The Miramichi Police Force has … Read more

NBCC Industry Award 2021 recipient – Apex Industries Inc.

As NBCC prepares learners for careers in their chosen fields, community and industry partners play a vital role. Whether they donate bursary funds or equipment, host workplace practicums, provide applied learning opportunities, visit classrooms as guest speakers or hire graduates, their contributions help make the NBCC experience extraordinary for students. Apex Industries Inc. has long … Read more

3D Planeta founding private sector partner for NBCC’s new experiential learning program

(Republished with permission from the 3D Planeta website) By Tom Batty, Co-Founder and COO, 3D Planeta Successful high-growth start-ups are the work of many hands. Over the past couple of years, Norm and I have worked non-stop to cultivate strong relationships with employees, early-stage investors and partners who share our vision to build a world-leading … Read more

Centre of Excellence provides more opportunities for students and community

First responders and community social service providers, including those who get their training at NBCC, face high-risk situations on the job on an almost daily basis. With the establishment of a Centre of Excellence for Community and Protective Services at the Miramichi Campus, their training can now better prepare them for real world encounters. The … Read more

Virtual fundraiser with NBCC a success for literacy group

The COVID-19 pandemic forced Laubach Literacy NB (LLNB), like so many community organizations, to rethink its engagement strategy in light of COVID-19. In a typical year, the adult literacy program would plan a variety of fundraising events throughout the province. Physical distancing guidelines prevented that this year, so when Executive Director Carol Cottrill sat down to plan LLNB’s biggest fundraiser of the year, its annual gala, … Read more

Collaborating on the future of health care

One college. Two universities. A health care authority. All working together to improve health care in New Brunswick. When the learners from NBCC’s Gerald S. Merrithew Allied Health Centre sit down with Bachelor of Nursing students from UNB Saint John, and medical students from Dalhousie Medicine NB, it’s difficult to tell which students come from … Read more