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Mohawk College - Archive (In the News)

2021
February
04,
2021
| 17:08 PM America/New_York
CHCH News recently reported on a new government program that is allowing Mohawk Nursing students work in the hospital environment while completing their training. Associate Dean Beth Morris and 4th-year Nursing student Melissa Pigg were both intervie...
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February
03,
2021
| 19:53 PM America/New_York
In a contribution to The Hill Times, Mohawk College President Ron McKerlie, as the chair of Canadian Colleges for a Resilient Recovery, called for co-operation between governments, educators, and industry to achieve the federal government's stated go...
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January
29,
2021
| 11:11 AM America/New_York
Jennefer Griffith, executive director at Food Processing Skills Canada, featured a partnership with Mohawk in her latest ‘Food in Canada’ labour column in Canada's Food & Beverage Processing Magazine. Her organization is sharing course content in foo...
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January
29,
2021
| 11:03 AM America/New_York
The COVID-19 pandemic has left many Canadians feeling isolated, and increased anxiety. It’s important that during this time where we are apart, we have conversations around mental health and mental illness to show Canadians that they are not alone.Mo...
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January
29,
2021
| 10:39 AM America/New_York
As part of their Advanced Multi-Media Production class, the students were asked to watch, tweet and write about the American presidential inauguration on Jan. 20. Hamilton Community News followed up with the class to see how it went. ...
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January
29,
2021
| 10:01 AM America/New_York
Cino Auto Repair, in Stoney Creek, was recently featured by Autosphere by Car Care Business, with Mohawk-trained brothers Luigi and Sergio Cino now at the helm of the successful family-run company. ...
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January
22,
2021
| 11:36 AM America/New_York
A recent feature in Real Estate News Exchange featured Vicano Construction Ltd., a family company led by Mohawk alumnus Peter Vicano. The article highlights the company's growing success in industrial expansion throughout Southwestern Ontario, includ...
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January
22,
2021
| 11:04 AM America/New_York
British trade publication, Water Power & Dam Construction, mentioned one of Mohawk’s recent applied research drone projects with Ontario Power Generation in a recent article. The article explores OPG's inspection efforts at numerous hydroelectric fac...
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January
21,
2021
| 11:41 AM America/New_York
UK-based Further Education news recently included a publication by the Edge Foundation, highlighting Mohawk's College Student Success Innovation Centre, Canada’s first college campus-based applied research centre, focusing entirely on student success...
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January
08,
2021
| 11:27 AM America/New_York
A recent Globe & Mail guest column by Claude Guy, the IBM Canada President highlighted the companies collaborative P-TECH program at Six Nations Polytechnic. The STEAM Academy program was officially launched last year, enabling area students to gradu...
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January
08,
2021
| 11:02 AM America/New_York
Chicago-based publication Green Building & Design recently highlighted five buildings in the world that set an example of best practices in sustainable buliding, including Mohawk's Joyce Centre for Partnership & Innovation.     ...
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January
08,
2021
| 10:54 AM America/New_York
People across the country turned their attention over the past week to the death of Calgary Police officer, Sargeant Andrew Harnett, a Mohawk College alumnus ('03), who went on to serve the country in the Canadian Armed Forces prior to serving the Ci...
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2020
December
23,
2020
| 10:42 AM America/New_York
The Chatham-Kent Sports Network has been featuring local athletes who have left the Chatham-Kent region for collegiate careers, and are proudly representing that community. Mountaineers women's basketball player Brooke Turner was recently featured in...
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December
23,
2020
| 10:32 AM America/New_York
Mohawk alumnus and recreation therapist Abigail Chrzan ('17) was recently featured in an article in The Brantford Expositor, highlighting some Brant Community Healthcare System programs and care available for people living with mental health and addi...
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December
23,
2020
| 10:16 AM America/New_York
(The article below was originally published in the Skills Ontario December 2020 Newsletter.)Mohawk College is working with the Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board to engage elementary students in Skills development during the COVID-19 pandemic. ...
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December
03,
2020
| 16:19 PM America/New_York
Becoming an organ and tissue donor can mean a lifesaving transplant operation for someone in need.For those considering this option, Barb Longo (Nursing '87) is a source of inspiration for potential organ/tissue donors.The Trillium network is recogni...
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November
27,
2020
| 12:32 PM America/New_York
Mohawk College and its industry partners recently created two programs to teach apprentices and students how to install, maintain, and service elevating devices. The programs and new training facility were recently featured in Daily Commercial News. ...
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November
20,
2020
| 08:36 AM America/New_York
In April, following the first-wave COVID-19 lockdown in our region, Mohawk’s International Department mobilized to create a Helping Hamper program. They have partnered with the Hamilton International Students organization and received an initial gran...
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November
09,
2020
| 11:15 AM America/New_York
Mohawk College announced today the launch of the Challenge 2025 workforce training program, making a college education more accessible for people, retraining unemployed workers for meaningful employment, and helping regional employers address unfille...
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October
29,
2020
| 22:25 PM America/New_York
A new case study from Mohawk College’s Energy & Power Innovation Centre is showcased Drives & Controls Solutions magazine, highlighting an innovative technology for monitoring motor health. Ontario-based Enertics Inc. partnered with Mohawk College...
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October
23,
2020
| 14:44 PM America/New_York
Mohawk College partnered with Schuyler Farms in Simcoe to investigate ways to use networks of sensors to make farming more efficient and environmentally sustainable. The applied research project, through IDEAWORKS, caught the attention of a journalis...
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October
23,
2020
| 14:33 PM America/New_York
This week, a letter to the editor from Anthony Cupido, Research Chair, Sustainability at Mohawk College, was published in The Hamilton Spectator and its sister community newspapers, highlighting the importance of a recent project initiated through th...
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October
23,
2020
| 14:06 PM America/New_York
As Mohawk students settle into the Fall 2020 semester, The Hamilton Community News explored the status of enrolment during the ongoing OCVID-19 pandemic....
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October
02,
2020
| 15:32 PM America/New_York
Mohawk College Professor Nick Petrella will serve as a national ambassador for mental illness awareness in the Canadian Alliance on Mental Illness and Mental Health (CAMIMH) Faces of Mental Illness campaign for 2020/21. In an announcement made thi...
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September
23,
2020
| 10:51 AM America/New_York
On September 23, The Hamilton Spectator published an column by Mohawk College President Ron McKerlie about the significant role Canada's colleges have to play in the country's economic recovery, focusing on climate-action and inclusion. The text of t...
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September
18,
2020
| 10:30 AM America/New_York
Students at Mohawk College now have quicker access to details about programs, applications and financial assistance thanks to IBM Watson Assistant, a virtual assistant that uses natural language processing to understand questions it receives and to p...
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September
11,
2020
| 15:52 PM America/New_York
As students moved into the residence at Mohawk's Fennell Campus, Hamilton Community News dropped by to find out how students were settling in as they start the Fall semester. The article and pictures were published on September 9 in Hamilton Mountain...
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September
11,
2020
| 15:45 PM America/New_York
CH Morning Live visited Mohawk's Fennel Campus during the first week of the Fall 2020 semester to explore all the work that has been done to prepare for college education during the COVID-19 pandemic. The four segments that were broadcast on Septembe...
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September
11,
2020
| 14:18 PM America/New_York
(originally published in The Globe & Mail on March 9, 2020 - by Saira Peesker) Businesses are under pressure to make their websites easier to use for people with visual impairments, hearing issues and other disabilities. As of January, 2021, many ...
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September
03,
2020
| 17:06 PM America/New_York
Dr. Peter Basl, Professor of Electrical & Computer Engineering Technology at Mohawk College, recently released Start Stop Continue, an application that aims to help teachers create a positive classroom environment by collecting feedback from students...
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