Celebrate with us.

Every anniversary needs a celebration. At Langara, we want to make sure we have a celebration fitting for our 49th year. It means a 18-month celebration, lots of cake, and you, our community, coming out to celebrate with us. 

Reconnect with former classmates and instructors. Let’s commemorate nearly five decades of education, community impact, and student success together. Be part of the celebration! 

Connect with us to hear about upcoming Beyond 49 events and activities.

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  • 49 Facts — NO. 6

    Langara’s Coat of Arms was designed by members of the College community and bestowed by His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada, in 2015.

What does Langara mean to you Add Your Voice

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I'm Celebrating

  • What are you most excited to celebrate about Langara?
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  • I love the community of professionals I've come to know over the years through involvement in both theatre and film. – Chris Baker
  • As one of the old timers - I've been teaching at Studio 58 since 1974 - I am thrilled to have witnessed the evolution of Langara from the modest Vancouver City College campus to the outstanding educational institution it is today. The progress has been truly remarkable and we should all be proud of our accomplishments. – Kathryn Shaw
  • I will be celebrating the many successes of students who have completed their studies at Langara and have become leaders in their professional careers. – Ryan Cawsey
  • Old friendships – Lesley Robinson Palacioz
  • I am celebrating taking the first step to build my future. I am celebrating as an international student, my journey to success. Thanks Langara for offering me with this opportunity. Someday I am going to make you and my parents proud. – Gur Kaur
  • Celebrating the college's commitment to its passionate Women's Studies program: decades of opening minds, challenging authority, and changing the lives of Langara students. – Nancy Pollack
  • I'm celebrating my time at Langara in the early 80's. Langara provided me with a great start towards my rewarding career, introductions to lifelong friends and, most importantly, my partner in life. – Stephen Lee
  • The understanding of the true meaning of academic success. Langara provides us students with so many developing opportunities and we all graduate not only as global citizens but better human beings. – Felipe Moreira
  • I was new to Vancouver, Langara's coaching staff gave me a community of high performance. Something I was missing. – Jordan
  • Sustainability and our connection to Musqueam. – Duayne D.
  • Langara's footprint in the community over the last 49 years. Also, to hear the story of Langaran alumni that will attend events. – Andy Dhillon
  • Accessibility and our high quality professors. – Leslie Horita
  • The 49 years of extensive usage of a quality building designed by an intense collaboration of the chief architect, Ronald B. Howard, the Vancouver School Board architect, Allan B. Wilson, and Al Grimwood of Grimwood Construction. The building stands solidly and elegantly on a site and with appreciation to the Musqueam nation. – Ellen
  • Celebrating the launch of the online Library and Information Technology Program and making the diploma accessible to students throughout the province. – Jacqueline Bradshaw
  • I'm celebrating the great experience I had at Langara helping me to achieve my educational goals. – Andrew Carbonneau

    Gear up for our 49th yearCelebrate Anywhere

    Get your limited-edition Beyond 49 clothing online. Also available for purchase from the Langara Bookstore.

    49 Facts — NO. 6

    Langara’s Coat of Arms was designed by members of the College community and bestowed by His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada, in 2015.