Fashion and trivia help students get ready for winter

It always takes us by surprise….that first blast of winter, that reminder of the cold and snowy days ahead. No matter how long you’ve lived in Canada, you’re never really as ready for winter as you should be. Imagine how shocking it is for international learners who are spending their first winter in Canada! At … Read more

NBCC Saint John Campus hosts Skills Canada New Brunswick competition

SAINT JOHN – The Saint John Campus of New Brunswick Community College (NBCC) played host to 20 post-secondary provincial competitions for the 2019 Skills Canada NB competition on Friday, April 12. Student and apprentice hopefuls vied for a position on Team NB, which will compete at the Skills Canada National Competition, to be held in … Read more

A firsthand view of skills training at work

MIRAMICHI, ST. ANDREWS – When the Hon. Ginette Pettipas-Taylor, federal Minister of Health, wanted to see skills training at work, she knew that New Brunswick Community College (NBCC) was the place to visit. Minister Pettipas-Taylor toured the Miramichi and St. Andrews campuses to discuss policies and programs related to skills training from the 2019 federal … Read more

Trades Education Centre

SAINT JOHN – Trades students at the Saint John Campus of New Brunswick Community College (NBCC) are learning their skills in a brand new facility, following the construction of a Trades Education Centre on campus. The new trades facility was made possible by a federal-provincial investment of $13.49 million through the Post-Secondary Institutions Strategic Investment … Read more

NBCC Food Truck Week in Moncton

The Third Annual NBCC Food Truck Week was held at NBCC Moncton from February 25 to March 1, giving students an applied learning opportunity and Moncton foodies a delicious lunch option. Eight teams from the Culinary Arts Management and Hotel and Restaurant Management programs at the Moncton Campus of NBCC participated in this year’s Food … Read more

Robertson Institute Fall Service Day – NBCC gives back!

Service Day brings together NBCC students, employees, Board members and alumni for one day to take part in service learning and volunteering to help community organizations across New Brunswick. Each Campus in our six regions (Fredericton, Saint John, St. Andrews, Moncton, Miramichi and Woodstock) and NBCC’s corporate office staff participated in service learning and volunteer … Read more

NBCC is all heart

Staff, students, family and friends of NBCC rode the Big Bike around uptown Saint John, raising more than $3,000 in support of the New Brunswick Heart & Stroke Foundation

NBCC is all heart! On Sept. 30, 29 staff, students, family and friends of NBCC rode the Big Bike around uptown Saint John, raising more than $3,000 in support of the New Brunswick Heart & Stroke Foundation! Way to go, Team Allied Health!

NBCC welcomes Kenyan delegation as part of international partnership

Kenyan Delegation

New Brunswick Community College (NBCC) hosted a delegation of Kenyan educators at its Moncton campus September 16-22, 2018 as part of the Kenya Education for Employment Program (KEFEP), an initiative of Colleges and Institutes Canada (CiCAN). KEFEP supports technical and vocational training for young people across Kenya. The initiative is designed to build the capacity … Read more

Alumni Spotlight: Rick Bennett

Rick Bennett

(Originally posted March 2016) Class of 1988 – Moncton Campus – Civil Engineering Technology If someone had told Rick Bennett when he was working at a “dead-end” job after high school that one day he would be a project manager for the 25th largest company in the world, he would have laughed. Today, Bennett enjoys … Read more

Alumni Spotlight: Trevor Rowe

Trevor Rowe

(Originally posted March 2016) Class of 2009 – Moncton Campus – Business Administration – Marketing Trevor RoweTrevor Rowe’s story proves that a combination of hard work and passion is the recipe for success. Growing up in Sussex, NB, surrounded by a large family, Trevor’s passion for food was cultivated by the mini-farm and large garden … Read more

Alumni Spotlight: Angie Pyne

Angie Pyne

(Originally posted March 2016) Class of 2006 – Moncton Campus – Business Administration, Marketing NBCC alumna raises her glass to NBCC As a brand manager for Moosehead Breweries, Angie Pyne (’06 – Business Administration, Marketing) has what many Maritimers would consider a dream-job. Thanks to her experience at NBCC and her personal drive, Pyne focused on achieving her career … Read more