Mohawk College - Archive (In the news)

2019
November
14,
2019
| 02:29 PM America/New_York
A rash of SIM card swapping fraud made news this week and Mohawk College's cybersecurity expert, Tracy Dallaire, provided context and tips on ways the public can protect themselves. Phil Perkins visited the Fennell Campus to report on the issue. ...
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November
06,
2019
| 09:09 PM America/New_York
Mohawk College’s IDEAWORKS and the Energy and Power Innovation Centre (EPIC) were featured in the most recent edition of  Electical Industry News Weekly, exploring applied research successes and EPIC's role in developing well-rounded students who are...
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November
05,
2019
| 09:59 PM America/New_York
The Joyce Centre for Partnership & Innovation has been featured in the latest issue of Focus Toronto, the bi-annual magazine of the Toronto Chapter of the Canadian Green Building Council. The issue focusses on water management and the Mohawk College ...
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November
05,
2019
| 02:51 PM America/New_York
                In partnership with Six Nations Polytechnic and Mohawk College, IBM Canada announced the introduction of the company's innovative P-TECH curiculum at the Brantford-based school. The event represents the fir...
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October
31,
2019
| 01:02 AM America/New_York
CHCH Morning Live visited the Mohawk College Fennell Campus last week, featuring three programs and an innovative student initiative. Lesley Stewart witnessed a simulated police takedown with Advanced Police Studies students; learned about the import...
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October
28,
2019
| 06:12 PM America/New_York
CTV News Kitchener has this story about a emergency simulation exercise in Kitchener. The story features Mohawk Advanced Police Studies student Adil Khalqi who volunteered as a victim for the simulation, which involved emergency services personnel fr...
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October
25,
2019
| 03:20 PM America/New_York
The Joyce Centre has been featured in the latest issue of Canadian Architect after being honoured with the Medal for Innovation in Architecture from the Royal Architectural Institute of Canada.  ...
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October
23,
2019
| 09:03 PM America/New_York
Mohawk College recently announced some good news for apprenticeship graduates and the changes caught the eye of the Stoney Creek News and The Hamilton Spectator. An article was published October 22, featuring Angelo Cosco is Associate Dean, Construct...
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October
23,
2019
| 08:49 PM America/New_York
Mohawk College Business professor Rochelle Ivri is addressing the annual Niagara Leadership Summit for Women presented by YWCA Niagara on October 26. Melinda Cheevers, the editor for Niagara this Week, caught up with this dynamic role model long enou...
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October
21,
2019
| 04:43 AM America/New_York
A Mohawk student recently received an anonymous gift of $23,000 to help her acquire a robotic arm to help her get through her life as a college student. Read the full article published by the Guelph Mercury. ...
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October
21,
2019
| 04:34 AM America/New_York
The Hamilton Spectator dropped by Mohawk's Fennell Campus to spend time at the second annual Youth Eco Summit, where 900 students from across the region gathered to discuss climate action. Read reporter Carmela Fragomeni's article. ...
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October
21,
2019
| 09:21 PM America/New_York
The Globe and Mail has this story on the use of mobile classrooms to deliver college programs to hard-to-reach communities. The story features City School by Mohawk's mobile classroom, which hit the road in 2017. City School's mobile fleet will soon ...
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October
21,
2019
| 09:15 PM America/New_York
The Globe and Mail has this story about Applied Research at Canada's colleges. The story put a spotlight on the growing importance of applied research at colleges across Canada, and features the work of Mohawk Building and Construction Science Profes...
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October
21,
2019
| 09:03 PM America/New_York
CHCH Morning Live featured Mohawk College's Animation  and Advanced Music programs as part of its Hamilton Comic Con coverage last week.  The show featured David Carson, the coordinator of the 3D Animation Program and professor Jamshed Turel of the A...
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October
07,
2019
| 03:43 PM America/New_York
The Hamilton Spectator has this story about Pathways to Education -- a stay-in-school program aimed at ending the cycle of poverty through education. The story features Mohawk alumnus Tyler Fournier. Tyler graduated from Mohawk in 2016 and is now stu...
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September
28,
2019
| 09:00 PM America/New_York
On September 26, CHCH Morning Live host Nicole Martin welcomed a group to raise awareness about the 7th annual GO21 Hamilton Walk for Down Syndrome that takes place on September 29 at Bayfront Park. Jennifer Crowson, the chair of Down Syndrome Associ...
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September
27,
2019
| 10:12 PM America/New_York
The Hamilton Spectator has this story about the six Hamiltonians who are joining Hamilton's Gallery of Distinction in 2019. Among them is Elder Bertha Skye. Bertha has served as an Elder in Residence at Mohawk College where she provided learning in a...
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September
13,
2019
| 07:58 PM America/New_York
The Joyce Centre for Partnership & Innovation and Mohawk College were featured in the CBC national publication, What in Earth?, this week for its recognition in the 2019 Sustainable Campus Index put out recently by the Association for the Advancement...
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September
11,
2019
| 07:47 PM America/New_York
A new school year often results in news. Check out the "back to school" article in Hamilton Mountain News about Mohawk College -  Busy hallways at Mohawk College ...
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August
30,
2019
| 09:01 PM America/New_York
Ontairo Minister of Education, Stephen Lecce, recently visited Six Nations Polytechnic and The Brantford Expositor covered the visit, highlighting the strong partnership with Mohawk College. ...
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August
26,
2019
| 03:15 PM America/New_York
Incoming Mohawk student Maddy Workman caught media attention in her hometown of Guelph when she held a fundraising event to help purchase a device that will make her independent tasks possible while studying and living away from home for college. The...
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August
23,
2019
| 04:17 PM America/New_York
The creative work of Catherine Weir, a pottery instructor in Mohawk College's Continuing Education programs, has been highlighted in an article in the Goderich Signal-Star in advance of the opening of a collaborative exhibit in the Blyth Festival Art...
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August
09,
2019
| 04:15 PM America/New_York
Mohawk welding instructor Nicole LeClair awarded the first annual bursary to an Ontario student studying in her trade. After creating the award and promoting it to Ontario students in skilled trades, she was able to choose the first recipient last mo...
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August
07,
2019
| 02:46 PM America/New_York
Mohawk College nursing graduate Julius Tegze was recently appointed director of perioperative services at Mount St. Mary's Hospital in Western New York State. The announcement garnered attention in the local newspaper, The Lewiston-Porter Sentinel. ...
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August
06,
2019
| 04:56 PM America/New_York
Mohawk College professor Greg Emery's summertime role as a park astronomer and interpreter on Manitoulin Island garnered mention in an article by The Sudbury Star about a Royal Astronomical Society of Canada-designated Dark Sky Preserve. ...
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August
06,
2019
| 04:32 PM America/New_York
Mohawk College's Stoney Creek Campus for Skilled Trades hosted a Skills Ontario Summer Camp for young students last week. The Stoney Creek News featured the camp in a recent article. ...
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August
01,
2019
| 04:36 PM America/New_York
Registered nurses and Mohawk College students Jeff Hardy and Matthew Rizzato are among the first in their field to become registered nurse first assistants as part of Nova Scotia’s multi-year plan for hip and knee replacements. They were featured in ...
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July
08,
2019
| 06:01 PM America/New_York
Kim Ann Laush, associate dean for community studies at Mohawk College, was quoted in a recent article about the benefits of summer programs for young people events, helping to build a sense of community. Read the entire article in the Dundas Star New...
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July
02,
2019
| 02:24 PM America/New_York
The Hamilton Spectator published a shortened version of a convocation speech delivered by Mohawk College President Ron McKerlie to recent graduates during their graduation ceremonies. "Life is ridiculous, so why not be a good person?," McKerlie tells...
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June
25,
2019
| 10:24 PM America/New_York
Mohawk Applied Music alumnus Vili Verhovsek (2000) was recently featured in an Eastern Ontario newspaper, as the featured performer in a longstanding music series. Read about his music career and life story. ...
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