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Surrey,B.C.;March 29, 2016-- Suzanne Bazso, 25 receives her BA degree at the Kwantlen Polytechnic University convocation ceremony in Surrey on Thursday October 08, 201n.5. Family attend the graduation.

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Longtime journalism instructor retires after three decades at Langara

March 31, 2016 at 6:15 pm 4 comments

Reported by Jake Wray   When Rob Dykstra took a job as a journalism instructor at Langara College in 1984, he only planned to stay for two or three years. HeRead More

Transit police caution students following sexual attacks near Langara over weekend

Transit police caution students following sexual attacks near Langara over weekend

March 29, 2016 at 6:00 pm Comments are Disabled

Reported by Jenna Tytgat Five sexual assaults occurred over the Easter long weekend near Langara College, The Voice has learned, and one transit police officer is advising students and nearbyRead More

Langara Homestay Program fighting to find hosts for summer semester

Langara Homestay Program fighting to find hosts for summer semester

March 28, 2016 at 6:45 am Comments are Disabled

Reported by Scott Forbes The Langara Homestay Program has never turned a student away, but with rising housing costs could struggle to meet the summer intake of international students. TheRead More

Pilgrimage by Julia Iredale.

Beyond the Surface show promotes Vancouver women’s art

March 17, 2016 at 9:00 am Comments are Disabled

Reported by Brian Kurokawa  Local artists say women need more recognition in the arts, and an upcoming art show attempts to do just that. Beyond the Surface, brings together multipleRead More

Mariachi band brings buzz of Latin America to Langara

Mariachi band brings buzz of Latin America to Langara

March 16, 2016 at 4:22 pm Comments are Disabled

  Reported by Veronnica MacKillop The sounds of mariachi music filled campus as the band Los Dorados kicked off Latin America Week last Tuesday. Latin America Week took place fromRead More

Ways to afford Langara’s studying abroad program

Ways to afford Langara’s studying abroad program

March 14, 2016 at 5:00 am Comments are Disabled

Reported by Veronnica Mackillop Langara College students planning to study abroad have solution for high travel expenses — international scholarships coupled with student loans. Studying abroad can turn out to beRead More

Langara’s study abroad field trips offers insights into cultures

Langara’s study abroad field trips offers insights into cultures

March 14, 2016 at 5:00 am Comments are Disabled

Reported by Reuben Dongalen Jr. To navigate world cultures, learn new languages and improve future job prospects, students in post-secondary institutions are taking up semesters abroad. At Langara College, studentsRead More

Mitchell Vong and Angela Chan posing outdoors in Hay River, N.W.T. Submitted photo.

Langara nursing grads move north to land new jobs

March 11, 2016 at 5:00 am Comments are Disabled

  Reported by Jake Wray Mitchell Vong and Angela Chan moved to remote town of Hay River, N.W. T. and are now earning 50 per cent more than if theyRead More

Langara 2020 Strategic Plan aims for more student financial support

Langara 2020 Strategic Plan aims for more student financial support

February 26, 2016 at 6:21 am 2 comments

Reported by Jenna Tytgat Langara College is aiming to double the amount of scholarship and bursary money available to students by 2020, and an outside expert says it’s a realistic goal.Read More

Two Langara students set sights on ultimate championships

Two Langara students set sights on ultimate championships

February 24, 2016 at 11:30 am Comments are Disabled

  Justin Chan (left) and Tyus Chow (right) are hoping to represent Canada at the upcoming World Junior Ultimate Championships. Photos by Scott Forbes. Reported by Scott Forbes  Two LangaraRead More