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Mohawk College - Archive (In the news)

2020
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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September
03,
2020
| 16:14 PM America/New_York
Post-secondary schools in Ontario are expecting their students to arrive, either virtually or on premises for the upcoming school year. But how will this year differ due to the pandemic, how will it impact classes? CHML's Bill Kelly invited Mohawk Co...
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September
03,
2020
| 16:04 PM America/New_York
The Canada Green Building Council (CaGBC) has awarded Mohawk College with the Inspired Educator Award as part of its 2020 Leadership and Green Building Excellence Awards. The awards recognize individuals and organizations that demonstrate outstanding...
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September
02,
2020
| 16:50 PM America/New_York
Artificial Intelligence is finding its way into every aspect of the industrial process, and that is especially true for intelligent controllers. While many are familiar with traditional PID controllers, in IPP&T Magazine podcast, Pump Up the Volume, ...
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August
28,
2020
| 13:47 PM America/New_York
CHCH News has this story on Mohawk's success at keeping COVID-19 at bay since the college resumed campus operations in early July. ...
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August
21,
2020
| 15:52 PM America/New_York
Mohawk College Presdent Ron McKerlie recently authored an opinion article about the important role applied research in colleges can play a significant role in Ontario's growth. Below is the content of that op-ed, as published in The Hamilton Spectato...
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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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