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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

July 5, 2016

Rotary student Julia Kupchinskaia, (second from left), toured NIC’s Comox Valley campus and met with NIC President John Bowman and two Bachelor of Business Administration students Rachel Birch and Jessica Cruikshank. Julia is a business student with the Irkutsk State University in Siberia who is learning about Canadian business practices, language and culture in the Comox Valley and Campbell River this month.


January 22, 2016

BC Minister of Advanced Education Andrew Wilkinson and NIC President John Bowman met with NIC welding and metal fabrication students, as part of a tour of NIC’s Campbell River campus.

19 Wing and NIC Working Together photo

March 19, 2015

19 Wing and NIC Working Together

NIC President John Bowman and Wing Commander, Colonel Tom Dunne discussed how NIC and Canadian Forces Base could better support military students in their trades training. The group met at NIC’s Comox Valley campus and toured NIC’s trades facilities in Campbell River.

Board of Governors photo

JAN. 29, 2015

NIC Welcomes New Board of Governors

NIC’s Board of Governors represents community members, students, and staff from across the North Island. The 2015 board members are Simon Mbah, Caitlin Hartnett, Cathy Reyno, Bruce Calder, Kathleen Mundy, Derek Lamb, Bruce Bell, John Bowman, Roy Grant, Rhonda Johnson, Allyson Hamilton, Christine Hodgson, Vi Mundy, Peter Hoefgen, and Greg Phelps.

JAN. 23, 2015

BC Advanced Education Minister Tours Comox Valley Campus

BC Advanced Education Minister Andrew Wilkinson, NIC President John Bowman, Comox Valley MLA Don McRae and NIC Foundation chair Bruce Bell toured NIC's Human Patient Simulation Center. The group met nursing instructors Cathy Clark and Martha Russell while on campus to announce $939,000 in trades equipment for Vancouver Island post-secondary schools, including $140,000 for NIC students.

NOV. 21, 2014

NIC Strategic Planning Committee Meets in Comox Valley

NIC's Strategic Planning Committee reviews and adjusts the College's growth and direction. The entire committee gathered from across to region to meet at the Comox Valley campus on Nov. 21.

Vancouver Island post-secondary presidents Dr. Ralph Nilson (VIU), John Bowman (NIC), Kathryn Laurin (Camosun College), Jamie Cassels (UViC), and Dr. Allan Cahoon (Royal Roads University) sign an agreement recognizing their institutions’ combined roles in meeting the educational needs of Vancouver Island residents.

MARCH 5, 2014

Vancouver Island Post-Secondary Presidents Meet

Vancouver Island post-secondary presidents Dr. Ralph Nilson (VIU), John Bowman (NIC), Kathryn Laurin (Camosun College), Jamie Cassels (UViC), and Dr. Allan Cahoon (Royal Roads University) sign an agreement recognizing their institutions’ combined roles in meeting the educational needs of Vancouver Island residents.

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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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