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Mohawk College - Archive (In the news)

2022
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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September
09,
2022
| 11:27 AM America/New_York
A new Ballot on Demand pilot project by the City of Hamilton is being offered at McMaster University, Mohawk College and Redeemer University for the upcoming municipal elections. The  will allow eligible students/voters to vote on campus regardless o...
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September
09,
2022
| 11:15 AM America/New_York
 The Southern Ontario Network for Advanced Manufacturing Innovation (SONAMI) is a network of colleges and one university, who, through their respective Research and Innovation Centres, are collaborating with small- and medium-sized companies to turn ...
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September
09,
2022
| 11:09 AM America/New_York
Katie Burrows, Mohawk College VP, Students, International and Alumni, talked about the return to campus for students on Good Morning Hamilton earlier this week.CHML Good Morning Hamilton (interview starts at 7:02 minutes) - VP Katie Burrows speaks ab...
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September
02,
2022
| 10:58 AM America/New_York
Hamilton's Ballot on Demand pilot program, enabling ballots from any city wards to be printed on site for an eligible voter, will take place at McMaster University, Mohawk College and Redeemer University on Oct. 18.CHML/ Global News - City of Hamilto...
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September
02,
2022
| 10:28 AM America/New_York
From mines to main street, automation has transformed how workplaces operate and reshaped the work of skilled tradespeople. An article in Maclean's magazine highlights the role that Mohawk College is playing in the future of work in Canadian industry...
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September
01,
2022
| 16:46 PM America/New_York
The Private Motor Truck Council of Canada  Young Leaders Group teamed up with Mohawk College in Hamilton, Ont., to offer a mentorship program to students interested in starting a career in the industry.Four students from the supply chain management p...
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August
26,
2022
| 13:22 PM America/New_York
KF Aerospace hosted a job fair this week in hopes of filling 40 new positions at their Mount Hope facility. Grant Stevens, chief corporate services officer for KF Aerospace, told The Spectator that the company is hoping to reach a target of 300 staff...
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August
26,
2022
| 12:04 PM America/New_York
Clothing brand, True Hamiltonian, is launching a Hollywood North collection in cooperation with the college's The Agency at Supercrawl next month. News of the new local look has captured some media attention.CHML/Global News - True Hamiltonian to unv...
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August
26,
2022
| 11:45 AM America/New_York
Future and current Mohawk College students were invited to a science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) fair earlier this week. CHCH News visited The Arnie to speak to participants. CHCH Evening News - STEM Fair at Mohawk College...
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August
26,
2022
| 11:30 AM America/New_York
Launched in 2018, the Urban Indigenous Homeward Bound (UIHB) program helps Indigenous women achieve their education and career goals in partnership with Mohawk College. The program's success has been highlighted in recent media coverage. The Hamilton...
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August
19,
2022
| 16:49 PM America/New_York
Mohawk College provides free tuition and books for the Urban Indigenous Homeward Bound program. Two local media outlets highlighted this great community-based program.CBC News Hamilton - New Hamilton program helps Indigenous single moms get a diploma...
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August
19,
2022
| 16:43 PM America/New_York
For more than a year, a team of college students and others have been working with Motsai Inc, a Montreal-area “smart” sensor development company, to build a novel internet of Things (IoT) device with enhanced features.A local report recently documen...
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August
11,
2022
| 09:40 AM America/New_York
Mohawk College's maintenance team is taking safety to new heights with the installation  of a rooftop safety system at the college's Fennell campus.  With more than 100 solar panels mounted to the roof of the campus, the safety system  was installed ...
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August
04,
2022
| 16:51 PM America/New_York
A tuition-free electrical pre-apprenticeship program underway at Stoney Creek campus was recently featured in a newspaper article.Stoney Creek News - Hamilton YWCA initiative getting under-represented groups into skilled trades...
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August
04,
2022
| 16:45 PM America/New_York
Soap stone carving was on the curriculum for 13 students in the Pathfinder-Indigenous Youth program at Mohawk College last week. A news photographer dropped by the see the results.Mountain News/TorStar - Indigenous soap stone carving at Mohawk Colleg...
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August
04,
2022
| 16:41 PM America/New_York
The federal government has given Mohawk College and three other Ontario community colleges a green energy boost. Learn more about this new clean-tech network.The Hamilton Spectator  -Mohawk College shares $3 million to help small businesses develop g...
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August
04,
2022
| 16:38 PM America/New_York
A recent sponsored article in The Toronto Star highlighted a partnership between Workforce Planning Hamilton and Mohawk College to release an apprenticeship tool kit. Learn more about it:Toronto Star - Many skilled trades training funding sources are...
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July
29,
2022
| 10:41 AM America/New_York
A group of five Mohawk College Indigenous students had an opportunity to work with canoe-maker Chuck Commanda to create an iconic Canadian watercraft. The Hamilton Spectator and Two Row Times were on hand for the launch of the canoe last week.The Ham...
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July
29,
2022
| 10:02 AM America/New_York
In 2020, Hamilton seniors were defrauded out of almost $350,000, according to a Hamilton Police report. Student volunteers with the Campus to Community program recently visited seniors at Compass Community Health to help them avoid becoming victims o...
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July
21,
2022
| 21:37 PM America/New_York
Mohawk College hosted a Scope Out Skilled Trades Community Event on July 15, a community event to raise awareness and inspire interest in skilled trades. At a time when there is an increased need for skilled tradespeople in the workforce, families, s...
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July
21,
2022
| 16:44 PM America/New_York
The online Bachelor of Business Administration (Trades Management, Honours) degree for people working in skilled trades occupations will concentrate on business administration, managerial skills, accounting, project management, leadership, marketing,...
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July
21,
2022
| 16:30 PM America/New_York
The Pathfinder Indigenous Youth Program, which focuses on Indigenous culture, identity and leadership skills, aims to prepare Indigenous students for post-secondary education. The Hamilton Spectator explored the impact the program is having.The Hamil...
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July
20,
2022
| 16:57 PM America/New_York
The birch bark canoe building project going on at Fennell campus attracted a great deal of attention over the past two weeks. This great project is preserving an ancestral tradition, engaging Indigenous students and the whole community, and raising a...
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