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2022
May
18,
2022
| 11:29 AM America/New_York
  Once again, racially motivated violence has dominated headlines. While the events that unfolded in Buffalo on May 14 were not here at home, the impact of this anti-Black violence can’t be confined by any distances or borders. We are not immune to t...
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May
17,
2022
| 11:05 AM America/New_York
When Linda Jones retired from Mohawk College in 2021, she took a pass on the traditional retirement party and instead chose to make her retirement about the students she cares so much about while also honouring the memory of a former colleague.Linda,...
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May
13,
2022
| 07:49 AM America/New_York
During International Nursing Week, Mohawk College welcomed the first class of students into its new Public Health Nursing Ontario College Graduate Certificate Program – the first program of its kind in Canada.“Mohawk College is proud to support nurse...
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May
12,
2022
| 21:42 PM America/New_York
Chief executive officer Audie McCarthy of Mohawk College Enterprise understood the importance of an extra day off work.The Globe & Mail published an article about MCE is operating after the lockdowns....
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May
12,
2022
| 21:13 PM America/New_York
For eight years, Mohawk student Brittany Gaudet worked as a certified chocolatier.But as sweet as that job might seem — both figuratively and literally — it wasn’t the right fit for the Hannon resident.So, she took an aptitude test.The result was the...
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May
12,
2022
| 20:45 PM America/New_York
Seven Mohawk College students were recently recognized with scholarships from Foundry Education Foundation Canada (FEF Canada).Founded in 2006, FEF Canada Recognizes the need for an organization nationally focused on Metal Casting Industry education ...
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May
12,
2022
| 17:24 PM America/New_York
Thirteen Mohawk Mountaineers student-athletes were named 2021-22 Academic All-Canadian athletes by the Canadian Collegiate Athletic Association (CCAA).CCAA recently released its list of 229 student athletes from across Canada who have received this r...
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May
10,
2022
| 14:42 PM America/New_York
The Ontario Society of Professional Engineers (OSPE) has announced that Dr. Marilyn Powers, P.Eng.  has been appointed as the next President and Chair of the OSPE. Marilyn is currently the Director of Academic Technology Integration & Innovation at M...
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May
06,
2022
| 13:17 PM America/New_York
Former Mohawk College student, Verda Saqib, was frustrated with the number of masks being left on campus and decided to take matters into her own hands. CHCH News interviewed Verda following great media interest about Mohawk's mask recycling program....
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May
06,
2022
| 13:10 PM America/New_York
Mountaineers student-athlete Kaelyn Emslie was featured in an article in a hometown sports outlet about her honour as a Dr. Sam Mitminger Award winner. BPSN Sports - Mohawk honours Laura Secord grad...
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May
06,
2022
| 13:03 PM America/New_York
Reta's media career began at an early age. In high school, she had a co-op placement at Mohawk College's radio station doing on-the-hour news updates and co-hosting a radio show. After her placement, she attended and graduated from Mohawk College's B...
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May
06,
2022
| 12:54 PM America/New_York
With a goal of better matching local workforces to the needs of employers, Mohawk College is leading a partnership with the Future Skills Centre to deliver training programs to equity-seeking groups across Canada. An article about this initiative was...
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May
04,
2022
| 16:27 PM America/New_York
Four Mohawk students were among the medalists announced on May 4 in the 2022 Skills Ontario Competition.The Skills Ontario Competition offers a unique opportunity for top students to demonstrate that they are the best of the best in their field. Over...
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May
02,
2022
| 12:01 PM America/New_York
Karen Belaire has joined the Board of Governors of Mohawk College.Karen is the President and CEO of Shared Services West, an organization specializing in supply chain optimization in the not-for-profit sector. Prior to joining Shared Services West, K...
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April
29,
2022
| 14:22 PM America/New_York
Jonah Atkins, a student in the Photography Still and Motion program, took top national honours in the Video Short Form  category in the 2022 Emerge Media Awards.Atkins short video, World's Best Dad,  is a touching short film about an artist working o...
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April
29,
2022
| 14:01 PM America/New_York
Mohawk Mountaineer student athletes Lauren Snider and Jacob Jones were recently recognized by the hometown newspaper after being honoured at the recent Athletics banquet. Snider was also honoured by Mohawk as the all-around female athlete of the year...
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April
29,
2022
| 13:52 PM America/New_York
During the pandemic, one of the challenges we have seen at Mohawk and globally is an alarming increase in waste generated by more packaging, single-use items and a high prevalence of disposable masks. Since Summer of 2021, Mohawk has been working wit...
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April
26,
2022
| 15:33 PM America/New_York
Congratulations to the team from Mohawk College's IDEAWORKS for being selected as the Bronze recipient of the Applied Research and Innovation Excellence award from Colleges and Institutes Canada (CICan). The award was presented at CICan's national co...
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April
22,
2022
| 14:24 PM America/New_York
Mohawk President and CEO Ron McKerlie was interviewed by CHML/Global News about the recent announcement by the Ontario government that colleges in our province can now offer three-year degrees.  Find the podcast of the interview here....
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April
22,
2022
| 14:15 PM America/New_York
Leaving the car behind isn’t an easy answer for too many of us, Bianca Caramento writes in a column in The Hamilton Spectator. Caramento, manager of the Bay Area Climate Change Council  (BCCC) at the Centre for Climate Change Management at Mohawk Col...
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April
22,
2022
| 13:59 PM America/New_York
After two years of being shut down or limited due to coronavirus restrictions, community gardeners on the Mountain are eager to get digging again.“I think people have been waiting for their chance to come outside and get their hands in the dirt,” sai...
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April
22,
2022
| 12:05 PM America/New_York
The Mohawk Mountaineers celebrated their 54th Athletic Banquet on Wednesday night honouring both individual and team successes from this past season. At the April 20 banquet, women's volleyball player Kaelyn Emslie (St. Catharines, ON) and men's curl...
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April
20,
2022
| 13:16 PM America/New_York
For the ninth consecutive year, Mohawk College has been selected as one of Canada’s Greenest Employers.The only Hamilton employer on this year’s list, Mohawk is one of four Canadian colleges receiving this recognition, joining Humber College, Durham ...
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April
14,
2022
| 14:03 PM America/New_York
The Hamilton-Halton Construction Association (HHCA) recently presented Christina Sorba of Ira McDonald Construction with the Young Leader Award at their Awards Night.The awards portion of the HHCA’s 102nd Annual General Meeting was held virtually in ...
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April
14,
2022
| 13:57 PM America/New_York
Mohawk College student Shannon Clark was one of two recipients of the national Dick Martin Scholarship Award from the Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety.Shannon and Justin Turcotte (University of Victoria) will each be awarded $3,000....
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April
13,
2022
| 12:53 PM America/New_York
Adam Oldfield’s talent for impressions has drawn him to the dark side, The Dark Side of Comedy.Oldfield, a Mohawk Radio-Broadcast alumnus (’96) and part-time professor in the Radio and Creative Content program, has been cast for a role portraying the...
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April
12,
2022
| 13:10 PM America/New_York
Royal Botanical Gardens (RBG) recently partnered with Mohawk College to explore how remotely piloted aircraft systems can advance ecosystem regeneration activities in Cootes Paradise Nature Sanctuary.Applied researchers from the Unmanned and Remote S...
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April
11,
2022
| 16:24 PM America/New_York
The Ontario government’s announcement on April 11, 2022 that colleges, including Mohawk College, can develop new three-year degree programs will help more students acquire the professional expertise to succeed in their careers.“Today’s announcement i...
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April
09,
2022
| 08:12 AM America/New_York
Shaun Padulo has joined the Board of Governors of Mohawk College.Shaun has more than 15 years of experience in marine, offshore contracting and shipyard operations. He began his career as a professional mariner, working as a deckhand on tugboats on t...
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April
08,
2022
| 11:13 AM America/New_York
The successful operation of The Joyce Centre for Partnership & Innovation as a net-zero certified building was recently featured in The Ontario Technologist magazine. The Ontario Technologist - Read the article on Page 25 - Mohawk leads green buildin...
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