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2020
August
05,
2020
| 09:08 AM America/New_York
The latest issue of Elevator World features this article on Mohawk College's new Mechanical Technician - Elevating Devices program. Launched this year at a newly opened advanced elevator training facility at the Marshall School of Skilled Trades and ...
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August
04,
2020
| 11:53 AM America/New_York
IDEAWORKS has released their inaugural Year in Review, a look back at the academic 2019/2020 year. The IDEAWORKS Year in Review provides an overview on the accomplishments and highlights of the college’s Applied Research division, which includes f...
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July
30,
2020
| 15:42 PM America/New_York
Mohawk College Practical Nursing alumnus Gina Vieira ('01) has found a new professional focus in her nursing career, caring for patients in palliative care. The Brantford Expositor published an article exploring the personal story that brought Gina t...
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July
24,
2020
| 14:18 PM America/New_York
Mohawk has been awarded an opportunity to expand work-integrated learning (WIL) across our programs by the Business and Higher Education Roundtable (BHER), in cooperation with Riipen. In June, BHER announced a collaborative partnership with Riipen...
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July
24,
2020
| 13:36 PM America/New_York
Mohawk College has been recognized as a founding partner of Workforce 2030, a national coalition dedicated to helping the construction workforce build new skills, recruit new talent and innovate workplace processes for a more prosperous Ontario. T...
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July
24,
2020
| 12:13 PM America/New_York
It hasn't been easy, but the first graduating class of Mohawk College's Aviation Technician - Avionics Maintenance program will soon be ready for the next stage of an exciting career in Canada's aerospace industry. The students were part of the gr...
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July
24,
2020
| 12:13 PM America/New_York
The COVID-19 pandemic has undoubtedly changed the work environment. Co-operative Education is built on the foundation of providing hands-on learning experiences for students, but what do you do when that economically-stable rock is eroded by a world-...
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July
24,
2020
| 10:21 AM America/New_York
Mohawk alumnus Michael Goman, who graduated from Business Administration in 1977, has had a long and successful career that has taken him all over North America but his summers have always involved Tobermory, Ontario. The Hamilton Spectator recently ...
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July
23,
2020
| 15:33 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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July
22,
2020
| 16:27 PM America/New_York
Mohawk alumnus Carissa Kimbell ('09 Applied Music Preparatory, '12 Applied Music), now living in Nelson, BC, recently launched her first album and was interviewed by the Nelson Star for a feature article. "Kimbell specialized in jazz during her four ...
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July
17,
2020
| 15:17 PM America/New_York
Today, we launched the Fall 2020 Program Delivery website. This resource provides program specific delivery details for all programs offered for Fall 2020, including postsecondary, apprenticeship and access programming (including academic upgrading a...
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July
17,
2020
| 11:41 AM America/New_York
Horticulture instructor Sean James has been featured in this month’s issue of Landscape Ontario magazine. "I found a hobby that became a career, so I've got a boatload of enthusiasm and experience, hopefully in the right proportions. " - Sean Jame...
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July
15,
2020
| 14:19 PM America/New_York
The Explore Virtual Remote Learning website, a precursor to the Student Onboarding Resource scheduled to launch in early August, was launched this week. Intended for new and returning students, the site provides important information on what students...
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July
14,
2020
| 15:23 PM America/New_York
Mohawk College, in partnership with Gap Wireless, is hosting an online workshop to help organizations understand how 5G technology is being deployed and tested in industry, including exploring the advantages of 5G Networks for the modern Smart City. ...
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July
10,
2020
| 12:03 PM America/New_York
The Canada Green Building Council (CaGBC) is welcoming three new members to its Board of Directors in 2020 and one of them is Mohawk College's Sustainability Research Chair, Tony Cupido. Tony is Mohawk's inaugural research chair for sustainability an...
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July
10,
2020
| 09:14 AM America/New_York
Most colleges and universities in Hamilton and Niagara will have protocols in place that require the wearing of masks or face coverings to access some or all of their buildings this September. CBC Hamilton has this story on the requirements being imp...
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July
10,
2020
| 09:03 AM America/New_York
Nearly 1,000 Mohawk College students began returning to class this week. The majority of the students are from skilled trades programs at the Marshall School of Skilled Trades and Apprenticeships in Stoney Creek. CHCH News visited the campus on Monda...
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June
30,
2020
| 15:13 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
| 14:18 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
| 12:29 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
| 12:09 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
| 10:05 AM 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
| 16:02 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
| 11:29 AM 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
| 11:14 AM 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
| 11:37 AM 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
| 15:08 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
| 11:07 AM 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
| 12:18 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
| 12:09 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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