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2019
April
16,
2019
The Ontario Colleges Athletic Association (OCAA) proudly recognizes Mohawk College men's cross country student-athlete Kyle Rooke (Burlington) as its 2018-19 OCAA Male Athlete of the Year. The third-year runner dominated the OCAA cross country cir...
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April
16,
2019
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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April
15,
2019
The McKeil School of Business, Media and Entertainment Showcase on April 11 provided an opportunity for industry, students and faculty to celebrate project-based learning over the past year. Student work on display came from multiple programs, includ...
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April
12,
2019
A group of Autism and Behavioural Science students from Mohawk College are in India this week to support the Global Autism Project. The group is in northern India where they are working with local teachers to support students with Autism. Mohawk's...
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April
08,
2019
Mohawk College received the Spirit of Community Award from the United Way of Halton & Hamilton at the charity's awards night on April 3, 2019. The Mohawk United Way Campaign raised more than $52,000 last year. Photo: United Way Campaign Co-chairs Lis...
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April
05,
2019
Architecture, Construction & Design Awards 2018 | Category: Institutional (Built) Congratulations to B+H Architects and mcCallumSather for winning the Third Award in the Institutional (Built) category of Rethinking the Future's Architecture, Const...
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April
05,
2019
Patricia Rolston, founder of Mohawk College's Applied Music program, passed away at age 89 in her hometown of Vancouver, B.C. at the end of March. A concert pianist and educator, Patricia founded the Applied Music program in 1977 after successfully c...
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April
04,
2019
Published with permission from Environment and Climate Change Canada   Climate change is one of the defining environmental challenges of our time. Increasing education, awareness and action on climate change through independent third parties wi...
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March
29,
2019
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
28,
2019
The Hon. Patricia Hajdu, Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Labour, visited Mohawk on March 26 to announce support for Canadians looking looking to upgrade their education and skills. ...
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March
22,
2019
Mohawk's Acting Registrar, Deb Calarco has been recognized by the Committee of Registrars, Admissions & Liaison Officers (CRALO) for her outstanding contributions to student success. A part of CRALO for more than a decade, Deb has perfected many p...
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March
22,
2019
On March 19th, Mohawk College hosted the 5th annual Celebration of Learning to recognize outstanding student achievement. This event showcases the students who have not only maintained great academic achievement in their programs, but have also gone ...
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March
21,
2019
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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March
18,
2019
Why do Matt Shelley, Mario Rojas and Peter Olynyk go the extra mile for Mohawk students? Find out by listening to The Extra Mile @ Mohawk podcast. Each spring Matt, Mario and Peter cap off the end of the academic year with a bridge-crunching compe...
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March
11,
2019
Natasha Mando, a Mohawk College student in the Practical Nursing program, has been named a 2018 Work-Integrated Learning Student of the Year by Co-operative Education and Work-Integrated Learning Canada (CEWIL Canada). Four students from across Ca...
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March
09,
2019
Mohawk College's IDEAWORKS is pleased to announce the appointment of Tony Cupido as the Research Chair - Sustainability. “Through the dedicated and integral role Tony played in creating a true Canadian success story in the construction of The Joyc...
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March
08,
2019
Louisa Drost, Director Student Wellness Initiatives at Mohawk College was honoured at last night's YWCA 2019 Women of Distinction Awards in the Health category.  Louisa has made Mohawk College a healthier place for both students and employees by v...
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March
06,
2019
CHCH has this story on a Mohawk research project focused on improving the function of wheelchairs for people with limited arm and hand mobility. The project is led by Mohawk Engineering professor Esteve Hassan and three of his students. Esteve decide...
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March
06,
2019
Former Mohawk Mountaineers, including coaches James Bradley and John McDonald and former players Steve Case and Dave Reinhart, have been elected to the Ontario Colleges Athletic Association (OCAA) Hall of Fame. James Bradley was the Mountaineer Me...
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March
05,
2019
Nick Reeve is the proud recipient of the 2019 OAB Michael Monty Scholarship. The award, which recognizes academic achievement and quality of character, was presented at Ontario Association of Broadcasting (OAB) Career Day. Nick is completing his thir...
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March
05,
2019
Congratulations to Mohawk's YWCA Women of Distinction nominees: Louisa Drost, Leah Hogan, Natalie Fisher and Gabriela Covaci. The four nominees will be attending the YWCA Women of Distinction Awards Gala this Thursday, March 7. The annual awards reco...
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March
04,
2019
Hamilton Community News has this story on an innovative wheelchair that is being developed at Mohawk College. Designed by Electrical Engineering Professor Esteve Hassan and a team of students, the wheelchair uses a touch pad system to enable people w...
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February
27,
2019
Mohawk College and KF Aerospace have announced a partnership that will allow KF to provide state-of-the-art shops, classroom and hangar space for Mohawk College’s Aircraft Maintenance Engineer programs.  ...
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February
27,
2019
The Centre for Climate Change Management (CCCM) will host the Cities in Action: Bay Area Climate Change Summit from March 25 - March 29, 2019. The largest event of its kind in the region, the Bay Area Climate Change Summit is a collaboration b...
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February
15,
2019
Why does Nicole LeClair go the extra mile for Mohawk students? Find out by listening to The Extra Mile @ Mohawk podcast. Nicole is an instructor in Mohawk's Welding program. She has more than 20 years in the welding industry, including nearly 15 y...
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February
15,
2019
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
15,
2019
Congratulations to Mohawk College Public Relations students Heather Mueller, Samantha Zeitz, Cynthia Katai and Megan Schabla for their Bronze medal win in the 2019 Canadian Public Relations Society's Pinnacle Awards. Heather, Samantha, Cynthia and...
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February
15,
2019
Congratulations to Mohawk students Spencer Duquette, Alexander Therrien and Thomas Williams for placing third at the prestigious Scotiabank Vanier College National Marketing Case Competition. The Vanier competition is held each year in Montreal where...
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February
08,
2019
Mohawk College is pleased to announce the appointment of Bill Steinburg to the role of Press Secretary and Senior Communications Advisor. Bill has extensive background in advocacy, crisis communications, media relations and media training. He join...
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February
04,
2019
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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