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Mohawk College - Archive (In the News)

2020
August
05,
2020
| 09:08 AM America/New_York
The latest issue of Elevator World features this article on Mohawk College's new Mechanical Technician - Elevating Devices program. Launched this year at a newly opened advanced elevator training facility at the Marshall School of Skilled Trades and ...
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July
30,
2020
| 15:42 PM America/New_York
Mohawk College Practical Nursing alumnus Gina Vieira ('01) has found a new professional focus in her nursing career, caring for patients in palliative care. The Brantford Expositor published an article exploring the personal story that brought Gina t...
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July
24,
2020
| 10:21 AM America/New_York
Mohawk alumnus Michael Goman, who graduated from Business Administration in 1977, has had a long and successful career that has taken him all over North America but his summers have always involved Tobermory, Ontario. The Hamilton Spectator recently ...
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July
22,
2020
| 16:27 PM America/New_York
Mohawk alumnus Carissa Kimbell ('09 Applied Music Preparatory, '12 Applied Music), now living in Nelson, BC, recently launched her first album and was interviewed by the Nelson Star for a feature article. "Kimbell specialized in jazz during her four ...
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July
17,
2020
| 11:41 AM America/New_York
Horticulture instructor Sean James has been featured in this month’s issue of Landscape Ontario magazine. "I found a hobby that became a career, so I've got a boatload of enthusiasm and experience, hopefully in the right proportions. " - Sean Jame...
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July
10,
2020
| 09:44 AM America/New_York
The Flamborough Review has this story on the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on Mohawk College's international students. ...
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July
10,
2020
| 09:14 AM America/New_York
Most colleges and universities in Hamilton and Niagara will have protocols in place that require the wearing of masks or face coverings to access some or all of their buildings this September. CBC Hamilton has this story on the requirements being imp...
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July
10,
2020
| 09:03 AM America/New_York
Nearly 1,000 Mohawk College students began returning to class this week. The majority of the students are from skilled trades programs at the Marshall School of Skilled Trades and Apprenticeships in Stoney Creek. CHCH News visited the campus on Monda...
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July
03,
2020
| 13:24 PM America/New_York
When the coronavirus pandemic shut down offices across North America, Mohawk College Enterprise, needed a new way of doing business. Hamilton Community News recently reported on how MCE reacted and the grant from Canadian Chamber of Commerce and Sale...
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June
30,
2020
| 15:13 PM America/New_York
Twenty-one-year-old Kate O’Hearn (Construction Engineering Technician-Building Renovation, '19) has always tried “to walk my own path” and perhaps that is why she already holds a supervisory position in the construction industry. Of course, she al...
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June
30,
2020
| 14:18 PM America/New_York
Rutul Bhavsar is a final year Electrical Engineering student at Mohawk College. He recently co-authored a whitepaper on Mohawk College’s Joyce Centre for Partnership & Innovation discussing the technologies utilized in the state-of-the-art zero-carbo...
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June
26,
2020
| 12:09 PM America/New_York
The Higher Education Quality Council of Ontario (HEQCO) has published this report of an Access and Retention Consortium (ARC) project that examines interventions to improve student outcomes. The project involved comparing two groups of students who a...
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June
19,
2020
| 11:29 AM America/New_York
June is National Indigenous History Month and National Indigenous Peoples Day is this weekend. A recent article in The Hamilton Spectator highlighted initiatives going on throughout the region to help people learn about Indigenous history, art and...
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June
12,
2020
| 12:18 PM America/New_York
About 1,100 students will have the option of returning to Mohawk College to complete the practical portion of their courses this summer. The college says it will gradually be opening labs and classrooms in July and August for students unable to co...
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June
12,
2020
| 12:09 PM America/New_York
The Nicole LeClair Welding Bursary Award, established by Mohawk Welding instructor Nicole LeClair to support post-secondary welding students, is only in its second year but it has already grown. In its inaugural year last year, one student receive...
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June
05,
2020
| 13:55 PM America/New_York
President Ron McKerlie was invited to join the Mayor’s Taskforce on Economic Recovery for the City of Hamilton and, in its first meeting, was selected to serve as the Taskforce's chair. Terri Johns, Board Member, West End Home Builders’ Association, ...
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May
29,
2020
| 13:56 PM America/New_York
Darien Head, a recent graduate of the Supply Chain Management Graduate Program at Mohawk College, was honoured earlier this month as the 2020 recipient of the Hamilton-Oshawa Port Authority Scholarship. Darien was presented with his HOPA Ports awa...
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May
15,
2020
| 11:57 AM America/New_York
Mohawk College and Ontario Health recently celebrated the successful conclusion of the Innovation Lab, a multi-year applied research collaboration. Health services publishing company, Longwoods, recently published an article about the productive coll...
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May
08,
2020
| 12:12 PM America/New_York
Mohawk College Building and Construction Sciences Professor Richard Borger was a recent guest on Cable 14's City Matters current news show,  exploring 3D mapping, drones and  student research, including a project that mapped the Cable14 studios. ...
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May
07,
2020
| 14:03 PM America/New_York
A new white paper by Mohawk College’s Energy and Power Innovation Centre explores how Mohawk’s award-winning Joyce Centre for Partnership and Innovation incorporated sustainable building concepts and technologies to design Canada’s largest net-zero a...
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May
05,
2020
| 12:33 PM America/New_York
The editorial in The Hamilton Spectator on May 3, highlighted the financial challenges facing Mohawk College as a result of this pandemic, and the post-secondary sector in general. The Spec stated that, "Institutions like Mohawk and McMaster are goin...
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May
04,
2020
| 15:49 PM America/New_York
Mountaineers men's basketball coach Mike Woodburn was recenlty honoured as the first recipient of the inaugural Bernetta Scime Award as Mohawk College’s top athletic assistant coach. The announcement caught the attention of The Brantford Expositor an...
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April
27,
2020
| 14:32 PM America/New_York
Mohawk Professor of Health Studies Eryn Jewitt contributed to a recent article in Best Health Canada about “8 Compelling Reasons You Should Exercise Every Day” ...
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April
27,
2020
| 13:31 PM America/New_York
A recent article on the In the Hammer news site highlighted that students at Mohawk College may be eligible for financial assistance provided directly by the school. ...
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April
27,
2020
| 13:21 PM America/New_York
Metal 3D printed implants are already considered a surgical game changer. Now, new research from a joint collaboration between Mohawk College and McMaster University is showing how new combinations of materials and manufacturing techniques can improv...
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April
22,
2020
| 15:30 PM America/New_York
The day Paul Logan, Child Care Worker '80, delivered his first sandwich was supposed to be his last day of work before he retired. He was set to enjoy retirement before the COVID-19 pandemic swept across the globe and felt inspired to help out those ...
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April
22,
2020
| 15:11 PM America/New_York
Kate Flynn, Acting Director for the Centre for Climate Change Management at Mohawk College, recently encouraged us to create new sustainable habits while working at home during the COVID-19 pandemic. Her column was published in The Hamilton Community...
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April
16,
2020
| 16:47 PM America/New_York
History of Architecture instructor Shannon Kyles recently published a column in Raise the Hammer in response to the recent demolition of the historic Brandon House in Ancaster. In her column, she raises awareness about the importance of preserving ar...
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April
16,
2020
| 16:22 PM America/New_York
Steven Way, professor and coordinator for the Analytics for the Business Decision Making program, recently spoke with Matt Holmes of 610CKTB about the possibility of using open data to better protect people from COVID-19 and get people working faster...
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April
13,
2020
| 10:26 AM America/New_York
Hamilton Community News explored how people are coping with the transition to working from home during the COVID-19 pandemic. In the article, Mohawk Public Relations professor and program coordinator Tim Tuck shared his strategies for switching to ho...
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