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The Wong siblings, Gabrielle, 18, Catherine, 13, Dominic, 15, all received accolades at the fall edition of the KPU International Music Festival in October 2020. (Leo Wong/Special to Langley Advance Times)

Langley siblings win music awards

The Wong kids kept it all in the family at KPU’s International Music Festival.

 

Dr. Deborah Henderson and her colleagues won a $100,000 prize for their work on an environmentally friendly pesticide. (Kwantlen Polytechnic University/Special to the Langley Advance Times)

KPU reseachers win $100K award for green pesticide

The biological solution avoids using chemical pesticides

 

Journalist Andrea Woo is a graduate of Kwantlen Polytechnic University. (Special to Langley Advance Times)

Award-winning journalist receives award from her alma mater

Andrea Woo receives distinguished alumni award from KPU

  • Oct 30, 2020

 

Students receive first diversity in brewing award at KPU

Students receive first diversity in brewing award at KPU

Langley university introduces a new scholarship initiative that supports future brewers

  • Oct 4, 2020
Students receive first diversity in brewing award at KPU
Much of the course work will be offered online for Trinity Western University and Kwantlen Polytechnic University when classes resume next month, with the exception of some programs that will require students, at times, to complete in-class practical work. (Kwantlen Polytechnic University photo)

Langley-based universities TWU and KPU talk September start

Masks will be required when physical distance is not an option

Much of the course work will be offered online for Trinity Western University and Kwantlen Polytechnic University when classes resume next month, with the exception of some programs that will require students, at times, to complete in-class practical work. (Kwantlen Polytechnic University photo)
VIDEO: Langley universities recognize 2020 graduates

VIDEO: Langley universities recognize 2020 graduates

KPU and TWU shared video tributes with students

VIDEO: Langley universities recognize 2020 graduates
Nursing students from Lower Mainland universities are volunteering to help health care workers during the pandemic with para-clinical tasks that can include filing paperwork to grocery shopping or childcare. Students from KPU, BCIT, UBC, Douglas College, Langara and Trinity Western University have signed up to help. (Sadaf Fahim/Special to Langley Advance Times)

Langley nursing students and Lower Mainland universities match volunteers with health care workers

KPU, UBC, BCIT and Douglas College nursing students form COVID response team

Nursing students from Lower Mainland universities are volunteering to help health care workers during the pandemic with para-clinical tasks that can include filing paperwork to grocery shopping or childcare. Students from KPU, BCIT, UBC, Douglas College, Langara and Trinity Western University have signed up to help. (Sadaf Fahim/Special to Langley Advance Times)
Kwantlen Polytechnic University (KPU) in Cloverdale. (Photo: Malin Jordan)
Kwantlen Polytechnic University (KPU) in Cloverdale. (Photo: Malin Jordan)
Kwantlen Polytechnic University. (file photo)

Kwantlen Polytechnic University moves to deliver summer classes remotely

The post secondary institution announced all classes, apart from select trades, will move online

Kwantlen Polytechnic University. (file photo)
KPU to sanitize surfaces in bid to ward off coronavirus transmission

KPU to sanitize surfaces in bid to ward off coronavirus transmission

Overseas travel to some countries has also been stopped

KPU to sanitize surfaces in bid to ward off coronavirus transmission
Trinity Western University’s campus. (Matthew Claxton/Langley Advance)

Langley universities tackle health, stereotypes as coronavirus fear spreads

TWU has cut travel to China until at least the end of the month

Trinity Western University’s campus. (Matthew Claxton/Langley Advance)
Kwantlen students walked away with three medals and the title of best school at a recent college brewing championships. (KPU)

Langley’s KPU brewing students best in North America

The local students brewed the best beers at a recent competition

  • May 9, 2019
Kwantlen students walked away with three medals and the title of best school at a recent college brewing championships. (KPU)
Mechatronics and Advanced Manufacturing Technology students will learn how to program, operate, troubleshoot and repair technology, such as this robot arm. (Samantha Anderson)

Mechatronics program at Cloverdale’s KPU Tech now open for applications

Students will learn how to operate, diagnose and repair advanced mechatronics equipment

Mechatronics and Advanced Manufacturing Technology students will learn how to program, operate, troubleshoot and repair technology, such as this robot arm. (Samantha Anderson)
Marcus Dreves checked out many of the events at Science Rendezvous, including the craft where people made bags of blood. Glitter and other craft items represented the various constituents of blood. (Heather Colpitts/Langley Advance)

VIDEO: Langley university campus overflowing with glitter slime and fake blood

Young people got to make all kinds of odd concoctions at KPU’s Science Rendezvous.

Marcus Dreves checked out many of the events at Science Rendezvous, including the craft where people made bags of blood. Glitter and other craft items represented the various constituents of blood. (Heather Colpitts/Langley Advance)
Mechatronics and Advanced Manufacturing Technology students will learn how to program, operate, troubleshoot and repair technology, such as this robot arm. (Samantha Anderson)

Cloverdale’s KPU Tech campus receives $500,000 to fund trades, tech equipment

Kwantlen Polytechnic University one of 15 post-secondary institutions to receive provincial funding

Mechatronics and Advanced Manufacturing Technology students will learn how to program, operate, troubleshoot and repair technology, such as this robot arm. (Samantha Anderson)
An event in Langley on March 10 celebrates seeds and teaches about seed saving. (Heather Colpitts/Langley Advance)

Langley farmers’ market hosts Seed Celebration

The public can attend free Saturday workshops and hear from experts.

  • Mar 8, 2018
An event in Langley on March 10 celebrates seeds and teaches about seed saving. (Heather Colpitts/Langley Advance)
Horses’ hooves need to be trimmed and cleaned before they can be shod. (Grace Kennedy photo)

Cloverdale’s KPU Tech teaches farriers a century-old craft

Tour Kwantlen’s Farrier Barn, where farrier students learn their hands-on trade

Horses’ hooves need to be trimmed and cleaned before they can be shod. (Grace Kennedy photo)
Only thing in disguise at Langley farmers market party is the guests

Only thing in disguise at Langley farmers market party is the guests

Chefs will turn local produce into a farm-to-table fundraising feast.

  • Oct 19, 2017
Only thing in disguise at Langley farmers market party is the guests
Brian Pegg

Langley Heritage Society digs into history with new speaker series

Three guest speakers have been books for autumn. The public is invited to attend the presentations.

  • Sep 15, 2017
Brian Pegg
Kwantlen Polytechnic University will launch an Indigenous studies program this fall. (Wikimedia Commons)

Kwantlen university announces new Indigenous studies program

‘First of its kind’ for university, which borrows its name from the Kwantlen First Nation

Kwantlen Polytechnic University will launch an Indigenous studies program this fall. (Wikimedia Commons)