• Tools taken from NVIT construction site

    About $4,000 worth of tools were reported stolen from the construction site of the Nicola Valley Institute of Technology’s (NVIT) new Centre of Excellence. Police were called last Thursday (Jan. 11) and the theft is believed to...

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  • Enrolment up for First Nations language courses

      The number of students taking First Nations language courses at Merritt Secondary School (MSS) is at an all-time high. In the past, students from numerous grades would be accumulated into one class at MSS ranging from...

    • Posted 4 weeks ago
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  • NVIT students and siblings recognized with scholarships

    A pair of community-minded siblings, both of whom attended the Nicola Valley Institute of Technology, recently received significant scholarships recognizing their contributions to the city of Merritt and the surrounding region. Jake and Stephanie Tourand each received...

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  • Young filmmakers earn international acclaim

        A short film produced by local indigenous youth at the Nicola Valley Institute of Technology is garnering international acclaim, as it was nominated for the Emerging Filmmakers award at the eleventh annual L.A. Skinsfest Film...

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  • Construction costs mounting at Nicola Valley Institute of Technology

      The price tag on the Nicola Valley Institute of Technology’s (NVIT) new Centre of Excellence in Sustainability building has increased by nearly $1 million. “There’s a few that drove the cost up from the initial...

    • Posted 5 months ago
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  • NVIT honours class of 2017

    About 70 students from the Nicola Valley Institute of Technology (NVIT) crossed the stage to receive diplomas this afternoon (May 18) ushering in a new phase of their lives. Friends, family and faculty all gathered to honour...

    • Posted 8 months ago
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  • Clark set to visit NVIT on Friday

    Premier Christy Clark will be dropping by the Nicola Valley Institute of Technology tomorrow, at an event pegged to the BC Liberals’ unveiling of their rural economic development strategy. Details regarding the event and the accompanying announcement...

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  • LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Liberals earn no credit for NVIT expansion

    Editor: The article last week on the opening of the “Centre of Excellence in Sustainability” at NVIT was misleading for two reasons — firstly, although Tegart’s Liberal Party took credit for the endeavour, it is primarily being...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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  • Multi-million dollar expansion announced for NVIT

    Thanks to an $8.9 million investment from the provincial and federal governments, the Nicola Valley Institute of Technology (NVIT) will soon break ground on a 20,000 square foot expansion which will house a full-size gymnasium, lab space...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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  • NVIT helps secure funding for adult literacy program

    The provincial government is sending the Nicola Valley Institute of Technology (NVIT) $24,000 to aid adult-literacy. The Ministry of Advanced Education funds will be used to help the Skeetchestn Indian Band, located west of Kamloops, offer its...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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