Become an Education Council Member

*At this time, we have not received sufficient nominations to fill all seats available for the 2021-2023 Education Council.  Therefore, the nomination period has been extended until Tuesday, October 19, 2021.  

The positions (two-year term from election date) to be filled or renewed are:
     Faculty Representatives 
          Pre-College* - 1 representative needed
          Vocational* - 1 representative needed

Nomination Procedure
Nominee must submit a completed Education Council Member Nomination Form for Faculty
Completed forms must be emailed to the Registrar’s Office ( before the closing deadline of Tuesday, October 19, 2021, 4:00 PM. All nominations forms must submitted via email.
Nominator may nominate as many individuals as there are positions available within that employee’s group (i.e. a faculty member may nominate up to ten faculty persons for the ten faculty positions available on the education council)
Additional information about Education Council member responsibilities, nominations procedures, or election procedures is available through the Registrar’s Office

You are invited …

The Education Council is looking for staff, faculty and students who wish to become involved in setting the educational direction of Northern Lights College. 

What ? To add your voice to the Northern Lights Education Council.

Why ? To become involved in this legislated governance council that works as part of the NLC team in setting the processes, policies and overall education environment for Northern Lights College.

How ? As an elected member of the council you represent the college , the students, faculty and staff; you will bring your unique experience from your area of work or study to ensure we have strong diversity of ideas and opinions.

Members are expected to:

  • Attend meetings on a regular basis on the fourth Wednesday of the month from 1:15 to 3:00 pm.
  • Ensure the academic excellence of Northern Lights College curriculum by actively examining course outlines and program completion guides before they are offered by the College.
  • Participate in Sub-Committees and Ad-Hoc Committees when required.
  • Engage in discussion and decisions regarding Education Policies.
  • Carry out the responsibilities as mandated under the College and Institute Act 

Being a member of Education Council can provide you with an excellent opportunity to learn and understand the full scope of what Northern Lights College does.

For more insight and information contact any members of the council or contact:

Audra Holloway(click to email) -  Phone: 1-866-463-6652 or 250-782-5251 ext. 1272

NLC Education Council Bylaws

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