NBCC will become the nineteenth member of Interuniversity Services Incorporated (ISI), a consortium of universities and community colleges in Atlantic Canada joining fellow university and community colleges in Atlantic Canada.
Since its founding in 1984, the members of ISI have worked collaboratively to realize the value of collaboration. ISI universities and community colleges work together to provide value in the areas of shared procurement, employee benefits, information technology and sustainability. In addition, ISI provides a forum for members to share information and knowledge for the benefit of the students and staff across the sector.
NBCC is a respected member of the Atlantic Canada post-secondary education community. As one of New Brunswick’s largest postsecondary education institutions, NBCC drives social and economic wellbeing across the province. NBCC welcomes 11,000 learners each year through quality-assured, relevant training opportunities. Supported by the Going Beyond campaign, NBCC is committed to accelerating skills development, innovating educational delivery, and reaching unprecedented numbers of New Brunswickers.
“We are very pleased to welcome NBCC to our ISI consortium. There is much to be gained through shared services and collaboration by our participating partners to the benefit of the post secondary sector in Atlantic Canada and the students we are proud to serve”, stated Gordon MacInnis, Vice-President Finance and Administration, Cape Breton University and Chair, ISI Board of Directors.
“NBCC looks forward to leveraging relationships with ISI and its member institutions to provide an even more extraordinary and impactful NBCC experience to students, staff and partners in the community “stated Tim Walker, VP Finance and Administration, NBCC.