AFFORDABLE STUDENT HOUSING IN 2018 BC BUDGET

Today’s provincial budget announcement saw historic investment in affordable housing for students. With just over 300 units, BCIT is one of the least-served postsecondary institutions with respect to student housing. Today’s announcement of $450 million in low-cost financing for affordable student housing is an important step towards enhancing student life. “Metro Vancouver has some of…

RECAP: BCIT HOSTS WEC

Last month, BCIT became the first polytechnic institute to host the Western Engineering Competition — an annual student-organized competition that tests young engineers in the fields of design, innovation and discourse. We sent writer Austin Czerwinski over to the Delta Hotel to drop-in on the competition and meet some of the teams visiting from across…

Photo Feature: International Students at BCIT

International. My identity, not my label. For our November issue, we paired student photographer Braeden Frew with writer Tanushree Pillai for a personal look at the international student experience at BCIT. Braeden and Tanu gathered together a few of the talented and hardworking international students that help contribute to LINK magazine each month for a photo shoot on the Burnaby campus. These are just some…

September Photo Walk

LINK Magazine’s September Photo Walk On September 20th, LINK held it’s first photo walk on the BCIT Burnaby Campus. We published a handful of our favourite’s in the October issue, but there were more than enough to pick from. Flip through the gallery below and check out some cool photos that were taken around campus.  We…

Silver Pen Award Winner 2016-2017

Silver Pen Award 2016-2017 Tanushree Pillai The Silver Pen Award is presented annually by the BCIT Student Association to the student contributor, staff member, or volunteer at LINK magazine whose writing demonstrated the highest level of quality and/or community impact throughout the year. We are pleased to present this year’s Silver Pen award to Tanushree…