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Mohawk College - Archive (In the News)

2022
May
12,
2022
| 21:42 PM America/New_York
Chief executive officer Audie McCarthy of Mohawk College Enterprise understood the importance of an extra day off work.The Globe & Mail published an article about MCE is operating after the lockdowns....
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May
12,
2022
| 21:13 PM America/New_York
For eight years, Mohawk student Brittany Gaudet worked as a certified chocolatier.But as sweet as that job might seem — both figuratively and literally — it wasn’t the right fit for the Hannon resident.So, she took an aptitude test.The result was the...
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May
06,
2022
| 13:17 PM America/New_York
Former Mohawk College student, Verda Saqib, was frustrated with the number of masks being left on campus and decided to take matters into her own hands. CHCH News interviewed Verda following great media interest about Mohawk's mask recycling program....
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May
06,
2022
| 13:10 PM America/New_York
Mountaineers student-athlete Kaelyn Emslie was featured in an article in a hometown sports outlet about her honour as a Dr. Sam Mitminger Award winner. BPSN Sports - Mohawk honours Laura Secord grad...
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May
06,
2022
| 13:03 PM America/New_York
Reta's media career began at an early age. In high school, she had a co-op placement at Mohawk College's radio station doing on-the-hour news updates and co-hosting a radio show. After her placement, she attended and graduated from Mohawk College's B...
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May
06,
2022
| 12:54 PM America/New_York
With a goal of better matching local workforces to the needs of employers, Mohawk College is leading a partnership with the Future Skills Centre to deliver training programs to equity-seeking groups across Canada. An article about this initiative was...
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April
29,
2022
| 14:01 PM America/New_York
Mohawk Mountaineer student athletes Lauren Snider and Jacob Jones were recently recognized by the hometown newspaper after being honoured at the recent Athletics banquet. Snider was also honoured by Mohawk as the all-around female athlete of the year...
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April
29,
2022
| 13:52 PM America/New_York
During the pandemic, one of the challenges we have seen at Mohawk and globally is an alarming increase in waste generated by more packaging, single-use items and a high prevalence of disposable masks. Since Summer of 2021, Mohawk has been working wit...
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April
22,
2022
| 14:24 PM America/New_York
Mohawk President and CEO Ron McKerlie was interviewed by CHML/Global News about the recent announcement by the Ontario government that colleges in our province can now offer three-year degrees.  Find the podcast of the interview here....
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April
22,
2022
| 14:15 PM America/New_York
Leaving the car behind isn’t an easy answer for too many of us, Bianca Caramento writes in a column in The Hamilton Spectator. Caramento, manager of the Bay Area Climate Change Council  (BCCC) at the Centre for Climate Change Management at Mohawk Col...
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April
22,
2022
| 13:59 PM America/New_York
After two years of being shut down or limited due to coronavirus restrictions, community gardeners on the Mountain are eager to get digging again.“I think people have been waiting for their chance to come outside and get their hands in the dirt,” sai...
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April
08,
2022
| 11:13 AM America/New_York
The successful operation of The Joyce Centre for Partnership & Innovation as a net-zero certified building was recently featured in The Ontario Technologist magazine. The Ontario Technologist - Read the article on Page 25 - Mohawk leads green buildin...
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April
08,
2022
| 11:04 AM America/New_York
Since January, a group of Mohawk College Applied Music students collaborated with the Six Nations Women Singers in a partnership that allowed all participants to learn from each other and grow, both musically and culturally. They marked their efforts...
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April
07,
2022
| 16:28 PM America/New_York
Mohawk Mountaineers second-year curler Jacob Jones will be representing Canada at the 2023 Under-21 World Championships.Jones, along with his teammates on Team Ontario 1, captured gold at the Under-21 National Curling Championships in Stratford on Ap...
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April
01,
2022
| 12:04 PM America/New_York
Mohawk College Library Technician student, Christine Anderson, was recently featured by Our Digital World for her digital retro-conversion work.OurDigitalWorld - Broken tiles: A retro-conversion project...
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April
01,
2022
| 11:57 AM America/New_York
A number of Mohawk College applied music students have been mentored by Indigenous musicians for the semester. Their partnership culminated with a performance Friday, April 1 at the Ohsweken Skills and Trades Training Centre Theatre.CBC Hamilton expl...
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March
25,
2022
| 13:09 PM America/New_York
Sherif Adbou, General Manager (Interim) of the Additive Manufacturing Innovation Centre at IDEAWORKS, was part of the successful team (Tenomix) that recently won the Synapse Life Science Pitch Competition.The innovative commercialization plan was fea...
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March
25,
2022
| 11:59 AM America/New_York
For far too long, the media was not interested in stories about Indigenous people or their lives. And so, as an Indigenous woman working in media, Nicole McCormick (Broadcasting - Television & Communications Media, '02) - a 2021 Mohawk College Alumnu...
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March
18,
2022
| 14:39 PM America/New_York
For the first time in two years, post-secondary school students in Hamilton will be able to celebrate the completion of their studies in person. Mohawk's announced in-person convocation for June caught some media attention....
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March
18,
2022
| 14:33 PM America/New_York
Some curlers dream of capturing a single provincial championship but Brantford’s Jacob Jones had little time to savour the first before he won his second. The Mountaineer student-athlete was recently featured in PostMedia newspapers after picking up ...
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March
11,
2022
| 13:14 PM America/New_York
Marking International Women's Day, a supply chain sector blog featured an interview with Mohawk professor Carol Fleck.Carol shares what sparked her interest in the field, the experience she faced as a female working in supply chain, and trends she is...
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March
11,
2022
| 13:06 PM America/New_York
In honour of International Women’s Day, second-year illustration students in Mohawk College’s Graphic Design program illustrated and designed posters that showcased Indigenous Women of Distinction, with a special emphasis on women who are distinguish...
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March
11,
2022
| 13:01 PM America/New_York
Forbes magazine recently featured The Joyce Centre for Partnership & Innovation in a recent article about sustainable development, including comment from Sustainability Chair Tony Cupido. "Sustainability and design are no longer mutually exclusive, a...
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March
11,
2022
| 11:59 AM America/New_York
Chief EDI Officer Maxine Carter was featured in a local news article about the Mohawk's International Women's Month events and the importance of this month at the college, and in the community.Mountain News/TorStar- Mohawk College celebrates Internat...
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March
11,
2022
| 11:53 AM America/New_York
Gas prices have been on the rise. Automotive professor Chris Pinard is featured in a CHCH News community news item about saving gas for your vehicle.CHCH News - Tips on how to make your gas tank last longer amid record fuel prices...
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March
04,
2022
| 12:13 PM America/New_York
Energy coach David Arkell interviewed Dr. Tony Cupido, Mohawk College Research Chair, Sustainability. in a podcast episode on zero emission building basics. This episode features what zero emission buildings are and how they are built, building examp...
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March
04,
2022
| 12:05 PM America/New_York
In a recent episode of The Career Foundation's Future@Work podcast, the host speaks with Patrick Cross, Professor and Program Coordinator for The Deaf Empowerment Program at Mohawk College. Listeners will learn about Deaf culture and some of the barr...
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February
18,
2022
| 12:24 PM America/New_York
The Joyce Centre for Partnership & Innovation was recently profiled in a local feature, focused on the impressive energy production of the net-zero building. ...
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February
18,
2022
| 12:15 PM America/New_York
YMS and Mohawk College have partnered to develop a reimagined billing application that will support healthcare providers by introducing much needed automation and reducing the time they spend on administrative tasks.This project was featured in Canad...
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February
18,
2022
| 11:59 AM America/New_York
Former Mohawk College coach Earl Begg coached the Mountaineers for 20 years and was an assistant with the Canadian national women's team. He was also a volunteer when world championships and Pre-Olympics competitions came to Hamilton. His induction t...
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