BeschreibungPlease note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Kwantlen Polytechnic University (commonly abbreviated to Kwantlen, previously known as Kwantlen University College) is a public degree-granting undergraduate polytechnic university with four campuses located in the South Fraser region of British Columbia s Lower Mainland. Kwantlen began operation as Kwantlen Polytechnic University on September 1, 2008.Kwantlen College was formed in 1981, by a separation of the South Fraser campus from Douglas College. There were more than 200 suggestions in a contest to name the new South Fraser region college. The winning entry Kwantlen was submitted by Stan McKinnon. Kwantlen comes from the name of the Kwantlen First Nation in whose traditional territory the university is located. Chief Joe Gabriel of the Kwantlen First Nation gave permission for the college to use the Kwantlen name.
Untertitel: Canadian Collegiate Athletic Association, Association of Commonwealth Universities. Sprache: Englisch.
Erscheinungsdatum: Oktober 2011
Seitenanzahl: 56 Seiten