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2021
January
15,
2021
| 10:38 AM America/New_York
Mohawk College’s Child and Youth Care Advanced Diploma program has been officially accredited by The Child and Youth Care Educational Accreditation Board of Canada, one of only 10 programs in Canada to receive this recognition.“We are very proud to h...
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January
08,
2021
| 11:27 AM America/New_York
A recent Globe & Mail guest column by Claude Guy, the IBM Canada President highlighted the companies collaborative P-TECH program at Six Nations Polytechnic. The STEAM Academy program was officially launched last year, enabling area students to gradu...
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January
08,
2021
| 11:02 AM America/New_York
Chicago-based publication Green Building & Design recently highlighted five buildings in the world that set an example of best practices in sustainable buliding, including Mohawk's Joyce Centre for Partnership & Innovation.     ...
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January
08,
2021
| 10:54 AM America/New_York
People across the country turned their attention over the past week to the death of Calgary Police officer, Sargeant Andrew Harnett, a Mohawk College alumnus ('03), who went on to serve the country in the Canadian Armed Forces prior to serving the Ci...
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2020
December
23,
2020
| 10:42 AM America/New_York
The Chatham-Kent Sports Network has been featuring local athletes who have left the Chatham-Kent region for collegiate careers, and are proudly representing that community. Mountaineers women's basketball player Brooke Turner was recently featured in...
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December
23,
2020
| 10:32 AM America/New_York
Mohawk alumnus and recreation therapist Abigail Chrzan ('17) was recently featured in an article in The Brantford Expositor, highlighting some Brant Community Healthcare System programs and care available for people living with mental health and addi...
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December
23,
2020
| 10:16 AM America/New_York
(The article below was originally published in the Skills Ontario December 2020 Newsletter.)Mohawk College is working with the Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board to engage elementary students in Skills development during the COVID-19 pandemic. ...
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December
18,
2020
| 10:02 AM America/New_York
The Mohawk Mountaineers have announced Brad McClure as the 15th head coach in the men’s volleyball program’s history.McClure joins the Mountaineers with four years of experience at the college level, working previously as the assistant coach for the ...
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December
18,
2020
| 09:16 AM America/New_York
The Joyce Centre for Partnership & Innovation at Mohawk College has retained its zero carbon dual certification with the Canada Green Building Council this year.The college received confirmation this week that Canada’s first zero carbon dually certif...
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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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December
12,
2020
| 08:00 AM America/New_York
Mohawk College is pleased to announce the appointment of Cebert Adamson as Vice President, Students, International and Alumni.Since joining the college in 2014, Cebert has demonstrated his significant leadership expertise, resulting in several promot...
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December
10,
2020
| 16:24 PM America/New_York
The Ontario government is investing more than $1.4 million in a Mohawk College project to provide in-class and on-the-job training for people who would like to be an Early Childhood Education Assistant or Personal Support Worker.Mohawk College, throu...
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December
09,
2020
| 16:52 PM America/New_York
An upcoming webinar hosted by Mohawk College IDEAWORKS will explore the role that emerging tech plays in developing automated medical alert systems.While fitness trackers and smart watches are become more and more popular, it is in healthcare where w...
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December
08,
2020
| 15:00 PM America/New_York
With reduced activity on campus, Mohawk College is making the following temporary changes to operating hours and screening desk locations for the month of December.Access to campus remains restricted to students and employees who are approved to be o...
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December
05,
2020
| 08:00 AM America/New_York
Mohawk College is pleased to announce the appointment of Kim Watkins as Vice President, Corporate Services.“Throughout all the various roles she has taken on, Kim has successfully demonstrated her strong collaborative and inclusive leadership style a...
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December
04,
2020
| 11:19 AM America/New_York
Mohawk Mountaineer student athlete Amanda Kuiper has been named the recipient of the 2020 Ray Lewis Youth Community Sport Service Award by SportHamilton.The award is being presented to Kuiper, a fifth-year student and women’s volleyball varsity athle...
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December
03,
2020
| 16:19 PM America/New_York
Becoming an organ and tissue donor can mean a lifesaving transplant operation for someone in need.For those considering this option, Barb Longo (Nursing '87) is a source of inspiration for potential organ/tissue donors.The Trillium network is recogni...
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December
03,
2020
| 13:03 PM America/New_York
With the end of Fall semester approaching, we want to provide some important updates on the college’s plans for the Winter and Spring/Summer semesters, and keep you informed about how changes to the public health measures in Hamilton may affect the c...
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December
03,
2020
| 12:12 PM America/New_York
Marking the United Nations International Day of Persons with Disabilities, Mohawk College researchers and Inclusive Media and Design are announcing the availability a new captioning tool for accessible media production.This year, the United Nations i...
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December
02,
2020
| 14:38 PM America/New_York
The 2020 growing season looked a little different compared to past seasons in the Mohawk College Community Garden. Check out this video to see how The Sustainability Office transformed the space to meet the needs of our community and grow food for lo...
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November
30,
2020
| 16:25 PM America/New_York
Temperatures are falling and snow is in the forecast. If you are scheduled to be at a Mohawk College campus this winter, it’s time to become familiar with Mohawk’s procedures for closing the college's campuses, and learn how to keep informed when thr...
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November
27,
2020
| 12:32 PM America/New_York
Mohawk College and its industry partners recently created two programs to teach apprentices and students how to install, maintain, and service elevating devices. The programs and new training facility were recently featured in Daily Commercial News. ...
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November
26,
2020
| 10:59 AM America/New_York
      Mohawk has been named a Top Employer in Hamilton-Niagara for the eighth straight year.The college was included in the 2021 list, announced today in a special section of The Hamilton Spectator. A feature on the college is included.In the rationa...
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November
26,
2020
| 09:22 AM America/New_York
A partnership between Mohawk College and the University of Guelph will help an Ontario off-road component supplier create high-quality rapid prototypes for its clients while fostering Canadian innovation in advanced manufacturing.CGL Manufacturing In...
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November
25,
2020
| 14:12 PM America/New_York
An upcoming webinar hosted by Mohawk College IDEAWORKS will explore how a student-faculty partnership helped create an outdoor play resource guide.True student-faculty partnerships are challenging to achieve due to potential power dynamics. But they ...
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November
24,
2020
| 15:25 PM America/New_York
Temperatures are falling and snow is the forecast. While many of students and employees will studying or working remotely this year, there are still many others who will be coming to campus this winter. With winter's arrival comes the possibility of ...
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November
20,
2020
| 08:36 AM America/New_York
In April, following the first-wave COVID-19 lockdown in our region, Mohawk’s International Department mobilized to create a Helping Hamper program. They have partnered with the Hamilton International Students organization and received an initial gran...
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November
12,
2020
| 12:27 PM America/New_York
Global Entrepreneurship Week 2020 is being marked at Mohawk College with the launch of The Centre for Entrepreneurship, in response to increasing demand for education and training by a growing number of aspiring entrepreneurs.Global Entrepreneurship ...
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November
09,
2020
| 16:52 PM America/New_York
Mohawk Energy Systems Engineering Technology student Melissa Montenegro recently won one of two Electro-Federation Canada ‘Women in Tech’ Scholarship from Rittal Systems.Back in Feb 2020, EFC announced their annual Scholarship program that provides u...
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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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