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Building & Engineering Technology Industry Night

By Tara Bohune on June 2nd, 2017 in Architectural Design, AutoCAD, Careers, Civil Infrastructure Design, Construction, Employment Tips, Events, Industry Insight, Industry Nights, Local News | Leave a comment

After weeks of creating excitement for our Engineering Industry Event, I felt proud and relieved as everything fell into place and I was able to join the students to listen to the guest speakers. As someone from an arts background, engineering is something I am unfamiliar with and I was as eager to learn more about the industry as the students.

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Industry Nights at Brighton – Engineering

By Tara Bohune on May 12th, 2017 in Local News | Leave a comment

 

Cranes fill the Vancouver skyline as the city continues to grow at a breakneck pace.  The city’s infrastructure strains under decades of huge population growth, and roads, transit and housing developments are booming to try to accommodate the influx of new residents as a result.  The engineering and construction industries are thriving …Continue Reading


Recap of our exciting Industry Event – IT Networking Event

By Tara Bohune on April 12th, 2017 in Local News | Leave a comment

Our Networking Industry Event was a huge success!  Thank you to corporate attendees who rubbed shoulders with our students and brought us up to speed on the trends in this fast-paced and rapidly evolving industry. …Continue Reading


Brighton College Graduation Fall Ceremony 2016 [Photos and Video]

By Sebastian Nguyen on September 28th, 2016 in Local News | Leave a comment

Last Friday we celebrated a special day as Brighton College staff, faculty and students celebrated the 2016 graduation ceremony at the Hilton Hotel at Metrotown. …Continue Reading


Guru Granth Sahib: 15 Fascinating Facts on the Holy Book

By Imroze Singh Deol on September 1st, 2016 in Local News | Leave a comment

On September 4th, Abbotsford will be hosting an annual Sikh parade. This parade is the celebration of the establishment of the holy book “Guru Granth Sahib” as sikhs’ final sovereign and eternal guru. …Continue Reading


6 Inspiring Female Olympic Athletes | 2016 Summer Olympics

By Sebastian Nguyen on August 12th, 2016 in Local News | Leave a comment

With the 31st Summer Olympic Games underway, this year has seen some amazing stories from some of the best athletes around the world. …Continue Reading


$1000 Back to School Grant – September 2016

By Brighton College on August 2nd, 2016 in Local News | Leave a comment

With Fall approaching fast, are you feeling the urge to make a significant change in your career? Have you found a career path that you want to pursue yet lack the training you need? …Continue Reading


Vaisakhi – A Guide to the Annual Sikh Parade and Traditions

By Imroze Singh Deol on April 11th, 2016 in Local News | Leave a comment

In a week or two, you’ll probably start hearing about “the Sikh Parade” that happens around Vancouver and Surrey every year. You’ve also most likely heard about the free food given out at the parade but there is so much more to it. To a Sikh, the day of April 13th holds a very special place. On this day they celebrate the Harvest season and the Birth of Khalsa. …Continue Reading


International Women’s Day | 6 Inspiring Women From Fact & Fiction

By Sebastian Nguyen on March 8th, 2016 in Local News | Leave a comment

Today marks International Women’s Day which celebrates all the accomplishments of women around the globe. From it’s origins in 1909, the day promotes awareness of the social, economical or political achievements from women throughout history.

In celebration, we decided to shed some light on 6 inspirational women from both fact and fiction.

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Take a Stand Against Bullying | Help Support Pink Shirt Day 2016 [Video]

By Sebastian Nguyen on February 24th, 2016 in Local News | Leave a comment

If you were ever a victim of bullying what advice would you give yourself? Welcome to Pink Shirt Day!

We had the chance to ask our staff to provide one piece of advice to help everyone take a stand against bullying.

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