Starting in the Fall Semester, the Selkirk College Creative Writing Department will provide students even more top quality instruction when author and educator Leesa Dean arrives to teach courses in both Nelson and Castlegar. Dean is returning West after spending several years in Ontario where she has established herself as one of Canada's rising stars in the literary world.
After a tremendous season that saw him guide the Selkirk College Saints hockey team to a third straight BCIHL title, head coach Alex Evin has decided to take the important step in his coaching career and will be moving on to the British Columbia Hockey League's Alberni Valley Bulldogs for the coming season.
Selkirk College hosted high school students from across the region at the annual Experience Selkirk Day. More than 40 students had the opportunity to get an introduction to campus life in Nelson and Castlegar through morning workshops and afternoon games.