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Hello, and welcome to North Island College.

Dr. John Bowman, President, North Island College
"North Island College has a reputation for being student-focused, community oriented, and progressive. As the new President of North Island College, I know that delivering this result has required us to be more innovative and responsive. I am committed to continue developing partnerships with universities, industry, First Nations communities, volunteer groups, and health agencies to create the strongest possible solutions for each of our communities."
Dr. John Bowman, Signature

JOHN BOWMAN
President, North Island College

Campbell River Campus Project Funding Announcement

Campbell River Campus Project Funding Announcement

On January 24, 2017 the provincial and federal governments announced their funding approvals to support the Campbell River Campus Trades Replacement and Campus Consolidation Project. In this photo Premier Christy Clark looks on as President Bowman speaks at the announcement event. Details of the announcement are available here.


NIC Employee Recognition Ceremony

On December 2, 2016 the College held the annual Employee Recognition Ceremony acknowledging colleagues for tenures of service ranging from 5 to 26 years and celebrated the outstanding contributions of recent retirees.




Douglas Senft Memorial

Douglas Senft Memorial

On October 7, 2016 NIC honoured former NIC instructor and international artist Douglas Senft by unveiling one of his sculptures at the Comox Valley campus. The Douglas Senft Legacy Fund has been created to continue his legacy at NIC and will support NIC students in creating public art.

Pictured here are: J. Bowman, President; Leon and Emma Senft, children of Douglas Senft; David Maclean, retired NIC Fine Arts Instructor; Randall Heidt, VP Strategic Initiatives




Port Alberni Campus Student Orientation

Port Alberni Campus Student Orientation

On September 1, 2016 President Bowman spoke with students at the Port Alberni Campus Student Orientation Day




LGBT Pride Flag Raising

LGBT Pride Flag Raising

On August 23, 2016 the College joined with our three local municipalities and CFB Comox in holding LGBT Pride flag raising ceremonies to support Pride Week in the Comox Valley. The event at Comox Valley Campus was well attended and positively received by college employees, students and community members.




BC College Presidents Retreat

BC College Presidents Retreat

On June 20-21, 2016 NIC hosted Presidents, Vice Presidents and Communication Leads from the 10 BC Colleges for a 2-day planning retreat that was held at Crown Isle Resort.




NIC Year End Celebration, June 10, 2016

NIC Year End Celebration, June 10, 2016

On June 10, the Annual NIC Year End Celebration day featured a gathering of college employees from across all campuses.




President's Office

Komoux Hall
2300 Ryan Road
Courtenay, BC V9N 8N6

John Bowman
President and CEO
john.bowman@nic.bc.ca
250-334-5270

Sue Bate
Executive Assistant
sue.bate@nic.bc.ca
250-334-5270
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