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2021
March
04,
2021
| 15:07 PM America/New_York
Mohawk College alumnus Joshua Girouard (Insurance, '06) was recently featured in Insurance Business Canada magazine, exploring his role as the president of All Insurance Ontario and a territory leader for the Insurance Brokers Association of Ontario’...
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March
04,
2021
| 08:00 AM America/New_York
City School by Mohawk has publicly recognized and thanked the many community-based employers who have contributed their time and resources to help with course development and delivery for City School students, ensuring they are better prepared for su...
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March
03,
2021
| 15:19 PM America/New_York
Patrick McInnis, the technical lead for Mohawk’s Energy and Power Utilities Lab, recently had an article published in Ontario Technologist magazine.In 2018, Mohawk’s Energy and Power Innovation Centre (EPIC) – part of the IDEAWORKS applied research d...
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March
03,
2021
| 10:58 AM America/New_York
About a quarter of Ontario’s incoming college students do not graduate from their programs, for a broad range of reasons.There is a well-recognized solution: the support of an academic advisor who can reach out early, before challenges start, and hel...
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March
02,
2021
| 13:46 PM America/New_York
Postsecondary drop-out rates are high. An innovative research initiative by College Student Success Innovation Centre at Mohawk College (CSSIC) could help to reverse the trend.Usually dry and sternly worded, probation letters are the way academic ins...
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February
26,
2021
| 12:04 PM America/New_York
Third-year Mohawk College journalism students recently embarked on a project to amplify the voices of BIPOC at Mohawk College, creating a special issue of Ignite News that they intended to protray a true representation of equity, diversity and inclus...
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February
25,
2021
| 15:44 PM America/New_York
Canadian colleges have been working diligently with employers, policymakers and faculty to better meet the demands of the labour market. Yet despite years of effort, research and calls-to-action, solutions still seem elusive, even as the concern inte...
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February
24,
2021
| 16:34 PM America/New_York
The new accelerated training program for personal support workers (PSWs) announced today by the provincial government will significantly increase enrolment in PSW training at Ontario’s colleges. Locally, the funding will support 360 new PSW students ...
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February
22,
2021
| 14:53 PM America/New_York
Thanks to the significant amount of data collected from space, public domain satellites are often positioned as useful tools for monitoring crop health. But are they useful enough for farmers to ditch their more expensive drones and UAVs?A new case s...
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February
17,
2021
| 15:29 PM America/New_York
Upcoming webinar showcases how drones can be used to monitor crop health.In agriculture, nothing is more important than the health of your crop- and the earlier you can address crop health issues, the better. New technology is making it possible to d...
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February
12,
2021
| 14:15 PM America/New_York
Mohawk Criminology Professor Stephen Metelsky has published a new book, detailing the experiences of undercover officers engaged with organized criminals. The new book “Undercover," available through Amazon.ca, is a collection of stories from covert ...
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February
12,
2021
| 10:58 AM America/New_York
The Mohawk College Department of Athletics and Recreation is excited to announce a partnership with Under Armour, one of North America's leaders in sports apparel and footwear.The partnership will see Mountaineer varsity teams transition to exclusive...
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February
12,
2021
| 10:43 AM America/New_York
The Energy & Power Innovation Centre at Mohawk College, EPIC, has partnered with a Hamilton-based cleantech company to fine-tune its innovative energy recovery system for use on hot water boiler systems. The EPIC team, part of Mohawk’s IDEAWORKS appl...
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February
11,
2021
| 16:15 PM America/New_York
Shared on behalf of Hamilton Public Health ServicesHAMILTON, ON – Since late December, Ontario has seen a number of confirmed COVID-19 variants across the province, including the UK variant, South African variant and the Brazilian variant.As these va...
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February
09,
2021
| 15:53 PM America/New_York
Mohawk College students now have access to Canada’s newest aviation training facility, with the opening of the Mohawk College Centre for Aviation Technology.The new 75,000-square-foot complex brings together all of the college’s Aviation programs int...
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February
06,
2021
| 14:03 PM America/New_York
Mohawk College is pleased to announce the newest members of its Senior Leadership Team. Sylvia Lowndes has been appointed Dean, McKeil School of Business, Creative Industries, Liberal Studies and Communications.Sylvia brings more than 16 years of exp...
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February
04,
2021
| 17:08 PM America/New_York
CHCH News recently reported on a new government program that is allowing Mohawk Nursing students work in the hospital environment while completing their training. Associate Dean Beth Morris and 4th-year Nursing student Melissa Pigg were both intervie...
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February
03,
2021
| 19:53 PM America/New_York
In a contribution to The Hill Times, Mohawk College President Ron McKerlie, as the chair of Canadian Colleges for a Resilient Recovery, called for co-operation between governments, educators, and industry to achieve the federal government's stated go...
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February
02,
2021
| 10:15 AM America/New_York
Upcoming webinar showcases how drones can be used to monitor crop health.In agriculture, nothing is more important than the health of your crop- and the earlier you can address crop health issues, the better. New technology is making it possible to d...
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February
01,
2021
| 11:56 AM America/New_York
The Mohawk Mountaineers have launched a new website dedicated to Athletics and Recreation at Mohawk College, highlighting Mountaineers programs and the department’s commitment to nurturing a culture of high-performance at all levels of competition. T...
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January
29,
2021
| 11:11 AM America/New_York
Jennefer Griffith, executive director at Food Processing Skills Canada, featured a partnership with Mohawk in her latest ‘Food in Canada’ labour column in Canada's Food & Beverage Processing Magazine. Her organization is sharing course content in foo...
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January
29,
2021
| 11:03 AM America/New_York
The COVID-19 pandemic has left many Canadians feeling isolated, and increased anxiety. It’s important that during this time where we are apart, we have conversations around mental health and mental illness to show Canadians that they are not alone.Mo...
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January
29,
2021
| 10:39 AM America/New_York
As part of their Advanced Multi-Media Production class, the students were asked to watch, tweet and write about the American presidential inauguration on Jan. 20. Hamilton Community News followed up with the class to see how it went. ...
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January
29,
2021
| 10:01 AM America/New_York
Cino Auto Repair, in Stoney Creek, was recently featured by Autosphere by Car Care Business, with Mohawk-trained brothers Luigi and Sergio Cino now at the helm of the successful family-run company. ...
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January
27,
2021
| 09:25 AM America/New_York
Upcoming webinar will help educators understand how arts can help improve student communication skills.Communication is an essential transferable skill. Yet, many learners struggle with oral and written expression.On February 16, Dr. Christine Boyko-...
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January
26,
2021
| 14:02 PM America/New_York
Mohawk College will have a smaller roster of varsity athletic teams moving forward in 2021, with the removal of four programs from Ontario Colleges Athletics Association competition.Following a two-year review of all Mohawk Athletics Department varsi...
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January
22,
2021
| 11:36 AM America/New_York
A recent feature in Real Estate News Exchange featured Vicano Construction Ltd., a family company led by Mohawk alumnus Peter Vicano. The article highlights the company's growing success in industrial expansion throughout Southwestern Ontario, includ...
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January
22,
2021
| 11:04 AM America/New_York
British trade publication, Water Power & Dam Construction, mentioned one of Mohawk’s recent applied research drone projects with Ontario Power Generation in a recent article. The article explores OPG's inspection efforts at numerous hydroelectric fac...
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January
22,
2021
| 10:56 AM America/New_York
Webinar will help faculty and academics discover how to integrate peer mentorship in an academic program.Research has shown that education and training can improve social mobility, jobs and incomes, and health outcomes. But for many Ontarian students...
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January
21,
2021
| 11:41 AM America/New_York
UK-based Further Education news recently included a publication by the Edge Foundation, highlighting Mohawk's College Student Success Innovation Centre, Canada’s first college campus-based applied research centre, focusing entirely on student success...
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