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The College has established a scholarship to honour the contributions made by the founding Executive Director, Linda Michaluk. The $2,500 scholarship will be awarded annually to an individual undertaking a post-graduate program of study that contributes to administrative policy and procedures with specific consideration to those with relevance to regulatory... Read more
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The College has released a new resource called Practice Guidance for Members which advises members on how to conduct their practice in a professional manner through the lenses of competence, respectful regard, independence, integrity, business ethics, project management and due diligence.Read more
Click here to view the Conference Agenda, and check back frequently for speaker announcements. You can register online here to attend the conference in person, or by live webcast. Early-bird tickets at discounted prices are available until February 14 th . Please note: this year’s AGM will be a breakfast... Read more
Consultation on SARA Listing Process for Terrestrial Species 2013 and 2014. Environment Canada is committed to working with interested parties to ensure the protection of species at risk and their critical habitats and is seeking comments on the potential impacts of amending Schedule 1, the List of Wildlife Species at... Read more
If you weren’t able to join us for a 2013 Roadshow presentation, you can watch videos of the event held November 27th in Nanaimo. These events featured presentations focused on applied biology practice, obligations of membership in the College of Applied Biology, and recent updates at the College including changes... Read more
We are pleased to announce that there is considerable interest in College Council positions in 2014. An election will be held for the three contested seats that are outlined below. Ballots to voting members (RPBio, RBTech, RPBio(Ret) or RBTech(Ret)) will be sent out January 22nd and voting members will have... Read more
Since May of 2011, the College Council has been working toward the formulation of a strategic plan to focus the efforts of the College to become more effective at meeting our mandate as articulated in the Act (2002) and to provide an effective governing body for the members of the... Read more
Council has given approval to an important new document for members, the Principles of Stewardship. Members are encouraged to read the Principles of Stewardship and the accompanying Q&A document .Read more
The College has created a new page which lists employment opportunities for members. To advertise here the employment opportunity must include membership in the College. Click here to view the new Employment Opportunities.Read more
College Matters provides information on standards, policies and guidelines for its members. Articles of particular note are listed below and all members are encouraged to read these articles. Professionalism and Personal Conduct: Charting a Course for a new Profession by Murray Rankin, Q.C.Read more