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CIES Fundraising & The United Way Campaign

As part of the United Way Campaign, CIES will be organizing a pair of Yard Sales/Bake Sales that will be running on Thursday, November 17 (Northeast Location) and Tuesday, November 22 (Southeast Location). Each class/individual can rent a table for $5 and all proceeds of the table rental go to our partners at the United Way. Profits earned […]

CCCA & CIES: Cultural Forum

Do you want to further advance your career? How to find the fine balance between technical skills and interpersonal skills? How to make your boss notice your contribution and ability? How to break the glass ceiling while facing industry downturn and cultural difference? Canada China Commercial Association (CCCA), together with Calgary Immigrant Educational Society (CIES), […]

CIES at #ATESL2016

CIES’ Manager of E-Learning & Special Projects, Colyn deGraaff, addresses digital literacy in his lecture Overpriced & Underused #ATESL2016

Human Rights Workshop Schedule

Designed to help at-risk newcomers, Human Rights Workshops are a series of small group interactive tutorials that are intended to raise awareness of human rights and ethics and how they relate to Canadian society. Speakers at these workshops explore topics of equal opportunities, discrimination, family status, and sexual orientation (among others) in an attempt to […]