Halloween at NSCC was more fun than spooky this year as we carved pumpkins, dressed for the occasion and snacked on treats!
On October 27, 2015 we hosted Open House at our 13 campuses across the province. In addition to tours, demonstrations and presentations, attendees were encouraged to visit in-progress classes such as those in our Culinary Arts program.
During our province-wide Open House on October 27, 2015, visitors to our Strait Area campus were treated to a demonstration using our rescue helicopter simulation equipment.
Rick Mercer Report
Rick Mercer and his crew visited our Strait Area Campus this month to learn how to survive emergencies at sea.
A talented bunch
NSCC grads and faculty from the Music Arts, Music Business and Recording Arts programs receive more than 35 Music Nova Scotia award nominations.
Grand opening of Fresh Café
On October 1, 2015 we celebrated the grad opening of Fresh Café at our Akerley Campus.
One of the yummy treats that you can get at Fresh Café, which opened on October 1, 2015 at our Akerley Campus.
Techsploration Alumnae Conference
Young women from grades nine through twelve participated in the Techsploration Alumnae Conference at our Waterfront Campus.
Bringing home silver
Chef Thomas Carey (left) places 2nd in the Halifax leg of the Gold Medal Plates Canadian Culinary Championships.
A warm bowl of hodgepodge
Hikers participating in the Savour the Trail event are met by students Sean and Brady for a warm bowl of hodgepodge.
October was a whirlwind adventure for NSCC. We welcomed Rick Mercer, opened the doors on Fresh Café and hosted a province-wide Open House; but, that's just a taste of all that October had in store for our students, faculty and staff!
21-year-old Liam Dee said he’d be leaving on June 30 to volunteer onboard the Africa Mercy. It will be stationed in the Canary Islands and Cameroon. Dee will be working onboard the ship throughout July and August.
The odds may seem like they were against her. But Carole MacKinnon overcame them. On Thursday, the mother of five, step-mother of four and grandmother of 12, graduated from the Nova Scotia Community College, achieving a dream she had put on hold for a while.
As Kim Nippard watched her son, Ryan Curiston, walk across the stage to collect his high school diploma at long last, she was bursting with pride. Nippard and other family members were sitting in a crowded auditorium in Shelburne as Curiston collected his diploma from the Nova Scotia Community College adult program.