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Mohawk College - Archive (Media Releases)

2021
July
23,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/New_York
Mohawk College has partnered with Indwell to offer free employment training for careers in residential and other institutional settings. This program is supported with $473,466 in SkillsAdvance Ontario (SAO) funding from the Ontario government.The ne...
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June
02,
2021
| 11:29 AM America/New_York
Four Mohawk College projects, and numerous collaborations with other post-secondary sector partners, have received funding through eCampus Ontario’s Virtual Learning Strategy as part of a $50 million investment by the Ontario Ministry of Colleges and...
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May
03,
2021
| 13:00 PM America/New_York
Four colleges from across Canada have partnered to support economic recovery in their regions with the launch of a new industry training program in the supply chain sector, funded by the Future Skills Centre and developed by City School by Mohawk.Nov...
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March
12,
2021
| 10:56 AM America/New_York
Mohawk College is undertaking a new initiative to identify and overcome systemic barriers to career advancement, recruitment and retention of underrepresented and disadvantaged groups.Building on several equity, diversity and inclusion (EDI) efforts ...
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March
09,
2021
| 09:55 AM America/New_York
Mohawk College is launching a new provincial pilot project in collaboration with the Ministry of the Solicitor General and The Correctional Services Recruitment and Training Centre, providing foundational training for correctional officer recruits. T...
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February
24,
2021
| 16:34 PM America/New_York
The new accelerated training program for personal support workers (PSWs) announced today by the provincial government will significantly increase enrolment in PSW training at Ontario’s colleges. Locally, the funding will support 360 new PSW students ...
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February
09,
2021
| 15:53 PM America/New_York
Mohawk College students now have access to Canada’s newest aviation training facility, with the opening of the Mohawk College Centre for Aviation Technology.The new 75,000-square-foot complex brings together all of the college’s Aviation programs int...
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2020
December
15,
2020
| 09:02 AM America/New_York
Mohawk College was named the fourth top research college in the country, according to rankings released today.Building on the growth and success of IDEAWORKS, Mohawk’s applied research division, the college has steadily improved in the Research Infos...
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November
09,
2020
| 16:06 PM America/New_York
Mohawk College has been recognized as a gold-rated institution for the second consecutive year in the international 2020 Sustainable Campus Index, achieving the second-top ranking in its category internationally.A publication from the Association for...
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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
19,
2020
| 11:10 AM America/New_York
A popular radio show host and podcaster, an award-winning voice actor, and a successful tradeswoman/entrepreneur are among 10 Mohawk College graduates who are being honoured with a Mohawk College Alumni of Distinction Award this week. Established ...
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October
14,
2020
| 11:17 AM America/New_York
Mohawk College has announced today the establishment of its first stand-alone degree program, the new Bachelor of Digital Health (Honours). The new four-year degree combines computer science, health and business studies to give students the skills...
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September
24,
2020
| 12:56 PM America/New_York
Mohawk College is joining forces with a group of colleges, institutions, polytechnics and CEGEPs from across Canada to educate a post-pandemic workforce to support a new climate-focussed economic recovery. The group of eight climate-action leading...
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September
18,
2020
| 13:31 PM America/New_York
Mohawk College is expanding its commitment to work-integrated learning with the launch of the Drive Ability – Opening Doors Program, a new initiative that will provide students and recent graduates with the hands-on experience and career-ready skills...
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September
18,
2020
| 10:46 AM America/New_York
An innovative new agreement between four Ontario post-secondary institutions will allow students to complete an Indigenous-focused diploma and university honours degree in four years.Lambton College and Mohawk College have collaborated with McMaster ...
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September
17,
2020
| 11:52 AM America/New_York
Brantford, ON – With renewed attention on air quality in schools during the pandemic, two area schools are the first in Ontario to retrofit their HVAC systems with an active, in-duct, air purification technology, providing students with a virus- and ...
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September
09,
2020
| 13:47 PM America/New_York
Mohawk College has made the decision, after careful consideration, to continue running programs through a combination of remote/virtual learning and in-person delivery for the Winter 2021 semester, just as the college is doing for the Fall. During th...
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February
11,
2020
| 14:24 PM America/New_York
The Ontario government today announced its decision to give colleges the option to deliver stand-alone nursing degree programs. While this option may be pursued in some areas of the province, Mohawk College and McMaster University are going to con...
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2019
November
27,
2019
| 09:45 AM America/New_York
Executive staff, steering committee members and The Joyce Centre facilities team gather to mark the bulding's latest certification milestone.   The Joyce Centre for Partnership & Innovation at Mohawk College has become the first building in Can...
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November
13,
2019
| 11:01 AM America/New_York
The Mohawk College Foundation has launched a creative new fundraising campaign in an effort to lift some of the burden of expenses from students’ shoulders so they can focus on their studies. The Give the Gift of Education catalogue is a direct re...
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November
12,
2019
| 10:37 AM America/New_York
Mohawk College has been named the seventh top research college in the country, according to RE$EARCH Infosource rankings announced today. Mohawk, with its IDEAWORKS applied research centre, was ranked 16th last year among Canada’s top 50 research ...
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October
30,
2019
| 08:57 AM America/New_York
Mohawk College has joined forces with 10 leading employers in the Hamilton Region to create a new program designed to more actively engage industry and community partners in the training of job-ready college graduates. Announced today, Mohawk Coll...
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October
09,
2019
| 10:16 AM America/New_York
Mohawk College has selected Instructure Inc.'s Canvas learning management platform to empower educators and engage students. “Mohawk is committed to ensuring access to leading-edge teaching and learning resources,” said Paul Armstrong, VP, Academi...
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June
12,
2019
| 09:00 AM America/New_York
  Mohawk College has become the first Ontario college to earn a STARS Gold rating in recognition of its sustainability achievements from the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE). STARS, the Sustainability T...
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May
17,
2019
| 11:00 AM America/New_York
  (the following is the official release from Employment and Social Development Canada)   Government of Canada helps Canadians in Hamilton prepare for high demand and well-paying jobs in the skilled trades Canada’s changing economy and i...
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April
16,
2019
| 09:15 AM America/New_York
For the sixth consecutive year, Mohawk College has been selected as one of Canada’s Greenest Employers by the editors of Canada’s Top 100 Employers. Mohawk is one of four Canadian colleges named to the 2019 list, and one of three colleges in Ontar...
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March
29,
2019
| 11:28 AM America/New_York
Hamilton, ON – March 29, 2019 In an agreement signed today, Mohawk College, Hamilton Public Library and Burlington Public Library have formally committed to increasing programs and resources for the communities they serve. Mohawk College has worke...
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March
21,
2019
| 17:44 PM America/New_York
Mohawk College celebrated the 50th anniversary of its co-operative education program today. Mohawk was the first college in Canada to offer co-operative education, in 1969. Today, Mohawk offers co-operative education in 25 different programs. “...
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February
15,
2019
| 11:34 AM America/New_York
KF Aerospace is excited to announce a $30-million expansion of its aircraft maintenance, repair and overhaul facility at YHM. Adding 150,000 sq. feet and over 275 new jobs, the project will drive new growth for Hamilton, the Airport and surrounding r...
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February
04,
2019
| 15:31 PM America/New_York
HAMILTON, ON: The Atmospheric Fund (TAF) has contributed $46,000 in funding to support the launch of the Bay Area Climate Change Office (BACCO) at the Centre for Climate Change Management at Mohawk College’s Fennell campus. BACCO is driving the cr...
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