KPU in the News - August 25, 2014

This report is a modified summary of Kwantlen Polytechnic University's media coverage for the week of August 25, 2014, inclusive of Monday, September 1. For more KPU news, visit:

Surrey Mayor Dianne Watts will receive an honorary degree from KPU at the university's fall convocation in October.

KPU's esteemed university chorus has put out a casting call to community singers. The group has collaborated with the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra and the Vancouver Opera Orchestra.
    - Read the story here.

As the province looks to overhaul post-secondary education to meet industry's growing demand for skilled trade workers, several KPU Tech programs are already qualified to do so.
   - Read the story here.

The university has launched a brand new roster of continuing and professional studies. Based out of KPU's Richmond, Surrey and Langley campuses, with certain courses available entirely online, over 65 classes are being offered this fall in business, design, health, science and horticulture, and trades and technology.
   - Read the story here.