Vancouverites have spoken.
In the Georgia Straight’s 21st annual Best of Vancouver issue, Vancouver Community College was the Readers Choice winner as the #1 professional culinary school in the Lower Mainland.
Voters in the online survey also selected VCC among the top three places to learn a new language and best college/school/university for continuing education in the region.
Many VCC alumni have been recognized as well, check out the growing list below:
Best local classical ensemble: #2 Turning Point Ensemble
VCC faculty members Francois Houle (clarinet), Marc Destrube (violin)
Best local band (signed): #1 Mother Mother
VCC alumni Ryan Guldemond, Jasmine Parkin, Jeremy Page
Best local band (signed): #2 Dan Mangan
VCC alumni John Walsh, Kenton Loewen
Best local band (unsigned): #2 Two Apple Tobacco
VCC alumnus Jordan Kling
Best custom jewellery store: #2 Era Design
VCC alumna Rosemary Bartram
Best local jewellery designers: article
VCC alumna Kara Koo and Anita Sikma Design