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2022
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
| 11:54 AM America/New_York
On July 27, Halton Regional Police Service visited Mohawk College Fennell Campus to donate a retired police cruiser to the college for training purposes for the Police Foundations and Advance Police Studies programs. The patrol vehicle, detailed with...
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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
| 10:11 AM America/New_York
Ava Snyder will be joining the Mohawk Mountaineers in September as a member of the cross country team, while also studying Health, Wellness and Fitness at the college. But before all that begins, she has been selected to represent Team Ontario in tri...
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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
28,
2022
| 15:10 PM America/New_York
[Below is a press release issued  July 27, 2022 by the federal government about the establishment of a new inter-college applied research network, including Mohawk College.] As industry seeks to accelerate the adoption of new clean technologies to dr...
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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
21,
2022
| 11:00 AM America/New_York
The 2023 Canadian Collegiate Athletic Association (CCAA) Women’s Basketball National champion will be crowned in Mohawk College’s David Braley Athletic and Recreation Centre (DBARC) this upcoming season.Mohawk College was approved to host the 2023 CC...
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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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July
19,
2022
| 10:15 AM America/New_York
Ten outstanding Mohawk College graduates have been announced as the recipients of the 2022 Alumni of Distinction Awards. They will be honoured at a special awards ceremony on October 6, 2022.Since 1996, the Alumni of Distinction Awards have proudly r...
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July
15,
2022
| 14:04 PM America/New_York
Master canoe-maker Chuck Commanda from Kitigan Zibi Anishinabeg, a First Nations community in Quebec, has been teaching a group of Indigenous students how to build a  birch bark canoe the way his ancestors did. Mountain News featured the project in a...
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July
14,
2022
| 16:58 PM America/New_York
A Mohawk College supplier worked with students from the drone program to prepare a promotional video about the recent safety installations on several building roofs at Fennell Campus..Skyline Group Intl - Mohawk College Solves Tomorrow’s Height Safet...
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July
14,
2022
| 16:51 PM America/New_York
A piece of Canada’s aviation history made its final landing in Hamilton recently.A ceremony was held on July 9 to honour an airplane that was given new life after being found rotting in a farm field near Hamilton. Learn more about the project and the...
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July
08,
2022
| 18:23 PM America/New_York
There continues to be a widespread Internet disruption of the Rogers telecommunications network, impacting wireless, cable and internet services at Mohawk College.As a result, Mohawk College students and employees will experience disruptions to a num...
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July
08,
2022
| 11:14 AM America/New_York
There is a widespread Internet disruption of the Rogers telecommunications network, impacting wireless, cable and internet services at Mohawk College.As a result, Mohawk College students and employees will experience disruptions to a number of servic...
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June
28,
2022
| 17:08 PM America/New_York
Taken from  Academica Group's  Today's Top Ten in Higher Ed - Tuesday, June 28, 2022Mohawk College has announced that it will be launching two tuition-free programs. The first of these two programs is an accelerated Personal Support Worker (PSW) trai...
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June
24,
2022
| 10:57 AM America/New_York
Mohawk student Ethan McCaw earned silver honours in the 2022 Canadian Capacity Guide Competition, hosted by The Canadian Institute of Transportation Engineers (CITE).The competition involved using the Canadian Capacity Guide and the supporting softwa...
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June
24,
2022
| 10:46 AM America/New_York
Mohawk College is welcoming students into a tuition-free accelerated Personal Support Worker training program in July, supporting the provincial effort to meet the demand for workers in the field.The accelerated program allows students to work quickl...
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June
24,
2022
| 10:39 AM America/New_York
A recent newspaper article explored the Mohawk College 2022-23 budget that was approved by the board of governors in April, including two new major infrastructure initiatives at the college.Mountain News/TorStar - Hamilton's Mohawk College running $5...
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June
24,
2022
| 10:30 AM America/New_York
Mohawk College Marketing & Communications student Alycia Wabegijig was named as a recipient of this year’s Leonard S. (Tony) Mandamin Scholarship awards by Hydro One. A group of 20 Indigenous students from Ontario who are enrolled in a recognized uni...
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June
24,
2022
| 10:21 AM America/New_York
A free two-week welding course is being offered at some Ontario colleges, including Mohawk College, through a program called Skills2Advance.  Students are given two weeks of welding training and are paid for showing up and learning.CHCH News visited ...
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June
17,
2022
| 14:14 PM America/New_York
The Cleaner Air for Schools (CAFS) program, an initiative between partners Nerva Energy Group, Mohawk College and Climate Change Leaders, is the winner of the 2022 Clean50 Top Project Award. CAFS was recognized for its success in increasing ventilati...
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June
17,
2022
| 14:02 PM America/New_York
CityLAB Hamilton is now a permanent hub for innovation, collaboration and learning in the city after five successful years allowing students, faculty, City staff and community stakeholders to co-create solutions to support Hamilton’s strategic priori...
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June
17,
2022
| 13:57 PM America/New_York
The Mohawk Mountaineers are excited to announce a new partnership with the City of Hamilton that will see all 2022 soccer home games played at Tim Hortons Field – making Mohawk the first OCAA institution to call a professional stadium its home field....
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June
17,
2022
| 13:29 PM America/New_York
Mohawk College will recognize eight highly respected community and business leaders  with special recognition as Distinguished Fellows of Mohawk College at the college's spring Convocation ceremonies next week.Mohawk’s Distinguished Fellows make inva...
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