You might have heard it from Twitter first, but the rumours are true. UNBC Senate has approved the content for a Civil Engineering program in the North. There are still many steps before it is official, but as you can see we are celebrating every step! Please also look at the PG Citizen article below as well as the link to the CKPG video.
Article by Samantha Wright Allen from Prince George Citizen
April 28, 2016
Albert Koehler still has the proposal he wrote up 20 years ago to bring a civil engineering program to Prince George’s university.
He was in Senate chambers Wednesday night when the University of Northern B.C. approved the program.
“It’s one step. It’s not the final step … because the Ministry (of Advanced Education) still has to approve it and it has to come up with funds but I’m quite confident that there are some negotiations going on about this,” said the city councillor. [Read more…]