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2020
June
30,
2020
| 09:13 PM America/New_York
Twenty-one-year-old Kate O’Hearn (Construction Engineering Technician-Building Renovation, '19) has always tried “to walk my own path” and perhaps that is why she already holds a supervisory position in the construction industry. Of course, she al...
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June
30,
2020
| 08:18 PM America/New_York
Rutul Bhavsar is a final year Electrical Engineering student at Mohawk College. He recently co-authored a whitepaper on Mohawk College’s Joyce Centre for Partnership & Innovation discussing the technologies utilized in the state-of-the-art zero-carbo...
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June
26,
2020
| 06:29 PM America/New_York
A year since his lab was launched, Canada’s first Industrial Research Chair for IIoT Applications, Dr. Esteve Hassan looks back on the lab’s impact to date on industry innovation The Internet of Things (IoT), a vast network of almost 30 billion co...
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June
26,
2020
| 06:09 PM America/New_York
The Higher Education Quality Council of Ontario (HEQCO) has published this report of an Access and Retention Consortium (ARC) project that examines interventions to improve student outcomes. The project involved comparing two groups of students who a...
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June
25,
2020
| 04:05 PM America/New_York
Mohawk College will develop a series of new community-focused courses for high school and college students, providing training in cybersecurity awareness and website accessibility, as part of a nationwide announcement by the Canadian Internet Registr...
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June
19,
2020
| 10:02 PM America/New_York
Though the 2020 Mohawk College Celebration convocation ceremonies were suspended due to the COVID-19 public health crisis, the college has taken steps to recognize our graduates in this extraordinary year. This week, a dedicated convocation site was ...
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June
19,
2020
| 05:29 PM America/New_York
June is National Indigenous History Month and National Indigenous Peoples Day is this weekend. A recent article in The Hamilton Spectator highlighted initiatives going on throughout the region to help people learn about Indigenous history, art and...
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June
19,
2020
| 05:14 PM America/New_York
The Summer term marked an historic milestone for Mohawk College with wholescale delivery of remote and virtual instruction for programs. Roughly 2000 students are actively pursuing their courses off-campus this semester and thousands more will fol...
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June
17,
2020
| 05:37 PM America/New_York
Mohawk College students in Small Business and Entrepreneurship classes will now have access to the powerful learning content in Shopify's Open Learning Platform as they pursue their educational and entrepreneurial dreams. The Mohawk College Centr...
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June
16,
2020
| 09:08 PM America/New_York
Ever wonder what the world could look like in the year 2040? Watch as Damon Gameau meets with innovators and changemakers around the world who are addressing the concerns of climate change. He shows us what the world could be if we were to embrace th...
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June
16,
2020
| 05:07 PM America/New_York
For the seventh consecutive year, Mohawk College has been selected as one of Canada’s Greenest Employers by the editors of the Canada’s Top 100 Employers project. Mohawk is one of four Canadian colleges named to the 2020 list, and one of only thre...
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June
12,
2020
| 06:18 PM America/New_York
About 1,100 students will have the option of returning to Mohawk College to complete the practical portion of their courses this summer. The college says it will gradually be opening labs and classrooms in July and August for students unable to co...
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June
12,
2020
| 06:09 PM America/New_York
The Nicole LeClair Welding Bursary Award, established by Mohawk Welding instructor Nicole LeClair to support post-secondary welding students, is only in its second year but it has already grown. In its inaugural year last year, one student receive...
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June
12,
2020
| 05:36 PM America/New_York
Throughout the COVID-19 public health crisis, amid the statistics and challenges we have heard about in the news, there have also been many stories about how people are making a positive difference. Many Mohawk College alumni have been among the quie...
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June
12,
2020
| 05:06 PM America/New_York
To honor Kelly Dunham’s memory, the Dunham family has generously created student awards at Mohawk College and McMaster university. These endowed awards will provide financial support to female students in varsity basketball, a sport near and dear to ...
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June
08,
2020
| 03:19 PM America/New_York
City School by Mohawk has received $1.95 million in funding to launch a new industry training program in the supply chain sector as part of a nationwide announcement today by the Future Skills Centre. The Material Handling 4.0 pilot project has be...
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June
05,
2020
| 08:05 PM America/New_York
Throughout the COVID-19 public health crisis, amid the statistics and challenges we have heard about in the news, there have also been many stories about how people are making a positive difference. Many Mohawk College alumni have been among the quie...
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June
05,
2020
| 07:55 PM America/New_York
President Ron McKerlie was invited to join the Mayor’s Taskforce on Economic Recovery for the City of Hamilton and, in its first meeting, was selected to serve as the Taskforce's chair. Terri Johns, Board Member, West End Home Builders’ Association, ...
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June
05,
2020
| 07:27 PM America/New_York
Mathematics Professor Kathryn Crooks was recently named a recipient of The Excellence in Adult Teaching Award by the Adult Basic Education Association of Hamilton.  A 2019 Mohawk College Alumnus of Distinction, Kathryn (Business Administration...
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June
02,
2020
| 04:18 PM America/New_York
          To the Mohawk College Community: Mohawk College stands in solidarity with Black Canadians who experience racism as a part of daily life. We add our collective voice to the call for change. Mohawk values equity, ...
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May
29,
2020
| 07:56 PM America/New_York
Darien Head, a recent graduate of the Supply Chain Management Graduate Program at Mohawk College, was honoured earlier this month as the 2020 recipient of the Hamilton-Oshawa Port Authority Scholarship. Darien was presented with his HOPA Ports awa...
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May
28,
2020
| 11:14 PM America/New_York
Mohawk College students rolled up their sleeves to help Friends of the Eramosa Karst plant trees and update its website and branding through the Campus to Community initiative. Campus to Community, an initiative of the Student Life department, lau...
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May
27,
2020
| 04:33 PM America/New_York
City School by Mohawk College is well positioned to help the local community achieve more inclusive and sustainable economic growth and to improve people’s standards of living, according to a report released today by Deloitte Canada. First launche...
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May
19,
2020
| 06:07 PM America/New_York
Mohawk College has received $2.85 million in funding for five research projects as part of an announcement by the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada today. NSERC announced an investment of over $76 million for 128 new appl...
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May
15,
2020
| 05:57 PM America/New_York
Mohawk College and Ontario Health recently celebrated the successful conclusion of the Innovation Lab, a multi-year applied research collaboration. Health services publishing company, Longwoods, recently published an article about the productive coll...
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May
15,
2020
| 05:44 PM America/New_York
Mohawk College Advertising students recently gained national and international recognition at highly regarded competitions. Mohawk teams swept the National Advertising Challenge student awards category this year.  The gold medal-winning entry w...
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May
08,
2020
| 06:12 PM America/New_York
Mohawk College Building and Construction Sciences Professor Richard Borger was a recent guest on Cable 14's City Matters current news show,  exploring 3D mapping, drones and  student research, including a project that mapped the Cable14 studios. ...
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May
07,
2020
| 08:03 PM America/New_York
A new white paper by Mohawk College’s Energy and Power Innovation Centre explores how Mohawk’s award-winning Joyce Centre for Partnership and Innovation incorporated sustainable building concepts and technologies to design Canada’s largest net-zero a...
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May
07,
2020
| 05:15 PM America/New_York
City School by Mohawk College today recognized 26 students who have completed the college’s first SkillsAdvance Ontario programs and are entering work in the community and long-term care and in the early years sectors as a result of two new 12-week c...
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May
07,
2020
| 02:38 PM America/New_York
Recognizing the uncertainty and anxiety student might be feeling with the COVID-19 pandemic and the cancelling of in-person classes, Graphic Design Program Professor Leif Peng determined to give his first-year Graphic Design students an opportuni...
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