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Regan Lal
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Desk: 604 527 5790 Cell: 778 968 7022
lalr2@douglascollege.ca 

Recent News


Tue

Jul 09, 2024
ϼ exhibit shines a light on some of the country’s most vulnerable workers

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  • All
  • All Students
A new Amelia Douglas Gallery exhibit opening today provides a glimpse into the lives of one of the most vulnerable labour groups in Canada: temporary foreign workers.
Thu

Jun 27, 2024
ϼ receives their third largest endowment to support environmental education for youth in the community

  • Community
An endowment of over $350,000 received by The ϼ Foundation will go toward supporting the College’s Institute of Urban Ecology (IUE).
Wed

Jun 19, 2024
ϼ names Olympian and journalist Karin Larsen as 2024 Honorary Fellow

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  • Current Students
  • Alumni
Media luminary and Olympic athlete Karin Larsen was awarded ϼ’s highest honour – Honorary Fellow – today at a graduation ceremony. Larsen rose to the top of the sports world as an Olympian and two-time world champion artistic swimmer before she launched an illustrious career in sports journalism with the CBC.
Thu

May 30, 2024
ϼ receives record $3 million gift to support nursing students

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The ϼ Foundation received its largest ever donation today – $3 million – from the estate of Mary Gordon, a former registered nurse whose philanthropic gift will be used to support future generations of nurses in British Columbia.
Thu

May 09, 2024
ϼ art exhibit explores the beauty – and taboo – of aging bodies

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An Amelia Douglas Gallery solo exhibition opening today explores the concepts of aging, memory and identity within the framework of cultural beauty standards. Across 10 figural paintings, Vancouver-based artist Annette Nieukerk’s latest series, The Long Road Home, evokes the intensity of emotion and intimacy that can exist between older people.
Wed

May 08, 2024
ϼ’s Computing Science program receives Unreal Engine Academic Partner authorization

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ϼ’s Computing Science program is now an authorized Unreal Engine Education Partner, helping students get a leg up in the gaming industry.
Wed

May 01, 2024
ϼ leads network to make studying abroad more accessible and affordable

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  • Future Students
  • Current Students
Post-secondary students will soon have more opportunities to study abroad thanks to a new network launched by ϼ in collaboration with eight other colleges and institutes across Western Canada.
Tue

Apr 23, 2024
ϼ launches B.C.’s first post-degree diploma in kinesiology tailored to meet new professional requirements

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  • Future Students
  • Current Students
ϼ’s new Post-Degree Diploma (PDD) in Kinesiology will prepare future Kinesiology grads to meet the upcoming professional standards set by the British Columbia Association of Kinesiologists (BCAK) to become a practising kinesiologist in the province.

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