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2019
December
06,
2019
| 04:22 PM America/New_York
Industrial Mechanic Millwright professor Richard Dupp has been honoured by Skills Ontario with the annual Glenn Beatty Award. Dupp is committed to excellence in teaching and ensures his students get the best education and experience possible. He c...
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December
03,
2019
| 05:18 PM America/New_York
Mohawk College alumnus Kathy Lerette ('97) was among eight college graduates recently honoured by the Ontario Government for contributing to the growth of Ontario's economy and improving lives. The annual Premier's Awards for College Graduates rec...
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November
29,
2019
| 10:08 PM America/New_York
Mohawk College Motive Power students now have an added advantage for post-graduate employment thanks to a new partnership with Eastgate Ford and Ford Motor Company of Canada, Limited. Mohawk College has partnered with Eastgate Ford in Hamilton to ...
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November
27,
2019
| 03:45 PM America/New_York
Executive staff, steering committee members and The Joyce Centre facilities team gather to mark the bulding's latest certification milestone.   The Joyce Centre for Partnership & Innovation at Mohawk College has become the first building in Can...
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November
25,
2019
| 09:15 PM America/New_York
On November 18, a number of students presented their research as part of the Opioid Summit One, hosted at a number of Ontario colleges in November. The students from the Analytics for Business Decision Making Graduate Studies program heard first-h...
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November
25,
2019
| 08:42 PM America/New_York
Following a long-standing Vietnamese tradition to mark Teacher Appreciation Day on November 20, a group of three marketing students partnered with the Mohawk Students' Association to host the first annual Faculty Appreciation Day. Hosted during th...
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November
25,
2019
| 06:52 PM America/New_York
Earl Begg, the Basketball Ontario Hall of Famer who coached the Mohawk College Women’s Basketball team for 20 years, was named to the Dundas Sports Wall of Fame recently. Begg, who passed away in January, recorded 336 basketball coaching wins, and le...
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November
18,
2019
| 04:59 PM America/New_York
Work has begun on Mohawk's dedicated classroom and hangar space at the Hamilton International Aiport. The space is part of a $30 million expansion of KF Aerospace's aircraft maintenance, repair and overhaul facility at YHM.  The project will add 150,...
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November
15,
2019
| 04:23 PM America/New_York
Mohawk College’s mHealth and eHealth Development and Innovation Centre (MEDIC) is changing health care around the world to the benefit of patients and practitioners. Since 2007, staff and students working at MEDIC have helped government organizati...
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November
14,
2019
| 10:24 PM America/New_York
338. That’s how many full-time co-op and part-time R&D jobs were created for students in the last three years at Mohawk College. IDEAWORKS, Mohawk’s Applied Research division, focusses on introducing and training students on the technologies of...
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November
13,
2019
| 10:18 PM America/New_York
This week, Mohawk College was ranked number seven in Canada by RE$EARCH Infosource in their annual listing of Canada’s top research colleges. The nine spot jump – Mohawk was ranked 16th in 2018 – was made possible by an ever-growing faculty and staff...
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November
13,
2019
| 05:01 PM America/New_York
The Mohawk College Foundation has launched a creative new fundraising campaign in an effort to lift some of the burden of expenses from students’ shoulders so they can focus on their studies. The Give the Gift of Education catalogue is a direct re...
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November
13,
2019
| 04:07 PM America/New_York
Simcoe-based Schuyler Farms is working with researchers from Mohawk College to come up with a system to monitor moisture levels on the leaves of apple trees. Find out more about that is important to know by watching the video below. ...
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November
12,
2019
| 04:37 PM America/New_York
Mohawk College has been named the seventh top research college in the country, according to RE$EARCH Infosource rankings announced today. Mohawk, with its IDEAWORKS applied research centre, was ranked 16th last year among Canada’s top 50 research ...
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November
11,
2019
| 09:27 PM America/New_York
All Mohawk College campuses will remain open this evening. If you're travelling tonight, please use extra caution and give yourself lots of time to reach your destination. For more on how we decide whether to remain open or close, check out: ht...
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November
08,
2019
| 03:38 PM America/New_York
Mohawk College was recognized with the 2019 Inspired Educator Award on November 7 at the Canandian Green Building Council - Ontario Green Building Excellence and Leadership Awards. More than 250 industry leaders and supporters in the Toronto area ...
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November
07,
2019
| 09:38 PM America/New_York
Temperatures are falling and so is the snow. With winter's arrival comes the possibility of campus closures due to threatening weather. It’s important to become familiar with Mohawk College’s procedures for closing the college and to know where to go...
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November
05,
2019
| 02:45 PM America/New_York
Six Nations Polytechnic (SNP), along with IBM (NYSE: IBM) and Mohawk College, today announced they are partnering to deliver the P-TECH School Model (Pathways in Technology, Early College High School) through SNP’s STEAM (Science, Technology, Enginee...
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November
04,
2019
| 03:26 PM America/New_York
Congratulations to Riya Karumanchi. In 2017, Riya was as intern with MEDIC (Mobile and Electronic Health Development and Innovation Centre) at Mohawk College. Only 14 at the time, Riya used her MEDIC experience to work on a smart cane she invented fo...
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October
31,
2019
| 12:03 AM America/New_York
This week, Mohawk students kicked off the Opioid Summit One, a province-wide datathon focusing on data analysis to address the festering opioid crisis. Students from the Analytics for Business Decision Making Graduate Studies program heard first-h...
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October
30,
2019
| 04:13 PM America/New_York
Sharp End Studios, a Hamilton-based video game development studio, is working with the Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum to create a cooperative aircrew game and VR experience that will be released in 2020. The game will be called Valiant Effort and ...
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October
30,
2019
| 01:57 PM America/New_York
Mohawk College has joined forces with 10 leading employers in the Hamilton Region to create a new program designed to more actively engage industry and community partners in the training of job-ready college graduates. Announced today, Mohawk Coll...
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October
29,
2019
| 09:22 PM America/New_York
Mohawk College has created a new Global News Scholarship program thanks to a generous donation from Corus Entertainment. A longtime supporter of Mohawk College, Corus has stepped forward to support students who excel academically in the college’s ...
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October
29,
2019
| 08:55 PM America/New_York
Read the latest issue of Mohawk College’s Momentum Magazine. This edition focuses on Mohawk’s innovation and leadership and highlights a collection of projects from high-flying drones, to PSWs in the community, a McDonald’s coupon book, new programin...
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October
28,
2019
| 06:12 PM America/New_York
CTV News Kitchener has this story about a emergency simulation exercise in Kitchener. The story features Mohawk Advanced Police Studies student Adil Khalqi who volunteered as a victim for the simulation, which involved emergency services personnel fr...
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October
25,
2019
| 07:33 PM America/New_York
Mohawk College today announced the latest additions to its honored Alumni of Distinction. The 2019 honorees include an award-winning human rights activist, an industry trailblazer for women in skilled trades, and a distinguished Indigenous university...
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October
17,
2019
| 09:38 PM America/New_York
Eleven graduates of Mohawk College’s Business Administration program are currently completing an Honours Bachelor of Management degree at Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen Business School in Scotland (U.K.). They are among 14 previous graduates who ...
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October
16,
2019
| 08:09 PM America/New_York
Voting is a right of citizenship in Canada. It’s one of the ways we participate in our democracy. But getting people out to vote come election day can be a challenge. The Student Vote is a project organized by CIVIX, a non-partisan, national regis...
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October
09,
2019
| 07:54 PM America/New_York
A small group of Mohawk College students, under the direction of Construction Sciences Professor Richard Borger, have been working with Hamilton's ArcelorMittal Dofasco on a project to provide the steelmaker with 3D scans of its steelmaking operation...
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October
07,
2019
| 03:43 PM America/New_York
The Hamilton Spectator has this story about Pathways to Education -- a stay-in-school program aimed at ending the cycle of poverty through education. The story features Mohawk alumnus Tyler Fournier. Tyler graduated from Mohawk in 2016 and is now stu...
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