Winnipeg, December 13, 2016 – guard.me International Insurance is pleased to formalize its ongoing commitment to the Manitoba Council for International Education (MCIE) by becoming its official Keystone Partner. The partnership will help MCIE create greater professional development opportunities for its members and to recruit qualified international students to the Province of Manitoba.
“MCIE is very excited to have guard.me as our Keystone sponsor,” says Gary Gervais, President of MCIE. “guard.me has been working with Manitoba schools for many years and this partnership will help further develop international education in Manitoba and enhance the support we provide for international students.”
Over the years, guard.me International Insurance has consistently supported the MCIE through individual event sponsorship and is the leading insurance provider for international students in the province.
“We recognize MCIE as an important organization that enhances and promotes Manitoba’s international education opportunities,” says Clark Hortsing, Vice President of guard.me International Insurance. “It is an honour for us to support the growing international education sector in Manitoba.”
The Manitoba Council for International Education (MCIE) acts as a forum for institutions across the province to develop recruitment strategies and advance programs to the highest standards. Through collaboration with members and relevant provincial bodies, MCIE gives member institutions the support, guidance and networking opportunities they need to develop and promote their international programs.
guard.me is the largest insurance provider for international education in Canada and a pioneer in developing mental health support for international students in North America as part of the keep.me SAFE program.