Vancouver Island colleges, universities form alliance

Jeff Bell

"Post-secondary institutions on Vancouver Island have entered a formal alliance, hoping to ease student movement between schools and co-ordinate efforts at meeting regional employment needs. The Vancouver Island Post-Secondary Alliance brings together Camosun College, North Island College, Royal Roads University, the University of Victoria and Vancouver Island University. Presidents of the institutions signed an agreement Wednesday in Victoria with Advanced Education Minister Amrik Virk and Jobs Minister Shirley Bond."

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