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Mohawk College - Archive (In the News)

2022
December
01,
2022
| 15:56 PM America/New_York
Chris Hadfield - the astronaut, fighter pilot, engineer, bestselling author, musician, university professor and technical adviser (to name a few of his accomplishments) spoke to students and staff at the Fennell campus in the McIntyre Theatre on the ...
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December
01,
2022
| 15:54 PM America/New_York
Saniflo Canada is offering up to 20 scholarships to qualified trade school students to cover the cost of tuition and books for the 2022/2023 school year.The scholarships will be distributed through Collège Boréal, Humber College and La Cité Collegial...
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December
01,
2022
| 15:44 PM America/New_York
Our students face tremendous financial pressures. To ensure these incredible people achieve balance in all parts of their educational experience, the Mohawk College Foundation launched a college and community appeal  for Giving Tuesday 2022. Supporte...
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November
30,
2022
| 15:26 PM America/New_York
The Hamilton Community Research Partnership (CRP) is pleased to announce the publication of the first research reports from this innovative collaboration. By combining data from multiple school boards and postsecondary institutions, it is now possibl...
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November
24,
2022
| 08:39 AM America/New_York
Six Nations Polytechnic  and Mohawk College celebrated the first graduate of the P-TECH program during this Fall’s Convocation ceremonies. Jarrod Wardell is the first graduate of the P-TECH program, a partnership between Mohawk College, Six Nations P...
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November
23,
2022
| 15:59 PM America/New_York
Canadian manufacturers lag behind their peers in other advanced economies when it comes to technology adoption. Turning that situation around is not simply a matter of investing in and implementing technology solutions. Colleges, including Mohawk Col...
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November
23,
2022
| 15:44 PM America/New_York
The Athletics and Recreation Department is aiming to assist Hamilton families through a toy drive, with opportunities to donate at the Mountaineers’ last volleyball and basketball doubleheaders before the holidays.inTheHammer - Toy drive by Mohawk Mo...
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November
18,
2022
| 10:38 AM America/New_York
Mohawk College student, Nyron Fagan, was honoured at at the 26th annual African Caribbean Cultural Potpourri Awards. Twelve of Hamilton’s young people awarded for their academic excellence and community service at the annual awards ceremony.The Hamil...
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November
18,
2022
| 10:33 AM America/New_York
Midway through its five-year workforce recovery plan, Mohawk College’s Challenge 2025 initiative has already achieved a number of key goals and is further integrating itself in the community with a new leadership structure. The mid-term results and t...
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November
11,
2022
| 11:40 AM America/New_York
The Mohawk College Department of Athletics and Recreation is taking the new era of Mountaineers athletics to the next level by introducing its 2022-2025 Strategic Plan.“Mohawk is thrilled to release our new Athletics Strategic Plan,” said Katie Burro...
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November
04,
2022
| 15:04 PM America/New_York
There is a class you can take in Hamilton to improve emotional intelligence, which is becoming one of the more desirable job skills.inTheHammer - Mohawk College in Hamilton offers an emotional intelligence course...
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November
04,
2022
| 11:27 AM America/New_York
Professor Wayne Collins is featured in the Tech Takes podcast about the implications of ethics and technology and look at the world of technology and its impact on ethics in technology.Tech Takes - The ‘E’ Word: Understanding the Ethical Implications...
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November
04,
2022
| 11:07 AM America/New_York
She grew up playing action and adventure video games on Atari, Commodore 64 and Nintendo DS, and has continued as an adult, using them as a “motivational tool” in research and writing.But Lisa Funnell said some of the games, in particular a remake of...
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November
04,
2022
| 11:01 AM America/New_York
The West End Home Builders’ Association  partnered with Mohawk College and the Ontario Youth Apprenticeship Program (OYAP) for an educational showcase Oct. 12 at the Stoney Creek Campus of Skilled Trades. The event was covered by Ontario Construction...
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October
27,
2022
| 15:22 PM America/New_York
Niagara-on-the-Lake recently announced that Mohawk College alumnus Jay Plato is the new fire chief and community emergency management co-ordinator.NOTL This Week/TorStar - NOTL names new fire chief, community emergency management co-ordinator...
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October
27,
2022
| 11:32 AM America/New_York
Mohawk College has taken a big step into the field of analytics by offering a new four-year data analytics degree.“This is a significant new direction for Mohawk,” said Steven Way, professor/co-ordinator in the analytics for business and analytics an...
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October
18,
2022
| 10:45 AM America/New_York
The Ontario announced this week that it has hired 98 new correctional officers. The officers recently graduated from the eight-week correctional officer training program that is delivered virtually by Mohawk College. Read the news release from the On...
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October
14,
2022
| 13:30 PM America/New_York
Thea Laidman, Mohawk College Director of International Student Recruitment and Business Development  has been awarded one of Hamilton's top 40 under 40 Business Achievement Awards. Recipients' entrepreneurial spirit, resiliency, sacrifices, and resou...
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October
14,
2022
| 13:18 PM America/New_York
Six Nations’ chef  and Mohawk College alumnus Tawnya Brant is determined to bring Indigenous representation into Canada's Top Chef.The Hamilton Spectator - Mohawk chef running for the title of Canada’s Top Chef ...
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October
14,
2022
| 13:09 PM America/New_York
Working with professors and engineers at Mohawk College, the host of TVO's Know Brainers show learn how to make a simple, but incredibly strong bridge using just popsicle sticks, white glue, rudimentary physics, and a little technique.TVO Know Braine...
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October
11,
2022
| 14:39 PM America/New_York
International student Julian Orlando was among Hamilton newcomers who commented on the right to vote in Hamilton.CBC News Hamilton - What some Hamilton residents who can't vote say about being shut out of local democracy...
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October
07,
2022
| 08:59 AM America/New_York
When Dr. Lisa Funnell played the 2013 version of the Tomb Raider video game, she remembers the moment when her character, Lara Croft, was killed while trying to escape a man who was sexually assaulting her. Now she has helped to launch a Game-Design ...
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October
07,
2022
| 08:36 AM America/New_York
Health, Wellness and Fitness student Gabriel Nunes has used the sport of powerlifting to keep himself focused and disciplined to build a better life for himself as a newcomer to Canada. He was featured in an article in The Hamilton Spectator.The Hami...
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October
07,
2022
| 08:25 AM America/New_York
We can’t survive without water: an unquestionable fact about human beings. However, are we taking our water for granted? From Mohawk College student Kelly Cooley’s perspective, a lot of people do. She was recently featured in an article about the Bii...
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September
29,
2022
| 11:52 AM America/New_York
Managing carbon was the topic of the day at 360 Energy’s 360 Carbon Excellence program launch held on Sept. 21 in Oakville, Ont.The Carbon Excellence program is an actionable and measurable corporate strategy that publicly shows a company’s tangible ...
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September
29,
2022
| 11:43 AM America/New_York
Canada’s National Day for Truth and Reconciliation is observed each Sept. 30 to honour the children who never came home from residential schools along with residential school survivors, their families and communities.A recent report highlighted effor...
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September
23,
2022
| 14:12 PM America/New_York
Mohawk College is launching a new Game-Design program to train students for careers in the fast-growing game design industry, with a unique focus on breaking down barriers and creating gaming content that better reflects today’s more diverse and incl...
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September
23,
2022
| 13:57 PM America/New_York
The first taste of Hamilton-based, Mohawk College-trained, internationally touring artist Andre Bisson’s ninth album, The Ballad of Lucy Stone, due out September 30. A national music publication recently featured Bisson in a Q&A article.Canadian Beat...
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September
15,
2022
| 14:13 PM America/New_York
The annual NexGen Builders Mentoring Program Retreat was hosted recently by the Toronto Community Benefits Network in Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ont., hosted in partnership with the Canada Green Building Council, Mohawk College and other pre-apprenticeship...
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September
13,
2022
| 13:23 PM America/New_York
September 6 marked the return to campus for thousands of Mohawk College students following more than two years of COVID-19 restrictions. The Mountain News visited Fennell Campus to speak to people about the prospect of a fuller campus life experience...
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