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2020
September
18,
2020
| 15:12 PM America/New_York
Thirty-four Mohawk Mountaineer student athletes were recognized this week when the Canadian Collegiate Athletic Association (CCAA) announced the National Scholar Award recipients for the 2019-20 season. The honoured Mohawk students included: ...
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September
18,
2020
| 14:58 PM America/New_York
Mohawk is pleased to announce the appointment of Paul Pastirik as Chair of the college Board of Governors. “Congratulations to our new Chair,” said Mohawk College President Ron McKerlie. "Your guidance and leadership will be a tremendous asset to ...
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September
18,
2020
| 10:46 AM America/New_York
An innovative new agreement between four Ontario post-secondary institutions will allow students to complete an Indigenous-focused diploma and university honours degree in four years. Lambton College and Mohawk College have collaborated with McMas...
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September
18,
2020
| 10:30 AM America/New_York
Students at Mohawk College now have quicker access to details about programs, applications and financial assistance thanks to IBM Watson Assistant, a virtual assistant that uses natural language processing to understand questions it receives and to p...
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September
17,
2020
| 11:52 AM America/New_York
Brantford, ON – With renewed attention on air quality in schools during the pandemic, two area schools are the first in Ontario to retrofit their HVAC systems with an active, in-duct, air purification technology, providing students with a virus- and ...
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September
11,
2020
| 15:52 PM America/New_York
As students moved into the residence at Mohawk's Fennell Campus, Hamilton Community News dropped by to find out how students were settling in as they start the Fall semester. The article and pictures were published on September 9 in Hamilton Mountain...
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September
11,
2020
| 15:45 PM America/New_York
CH Morning Live visited Mohawk's Fennel Campus during the first week of the Fall 2020 semester to explore all the work that has been done to prepare for college education during the COVID-19 pandemic. The four segments that were broadcast on Septembe...
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September
11,
2020
| 15:27 PM America/New_York
Maggen Louisius and Nicholas Pongetti, two students in Mohawk's Civil Engineering - Transportation program, are among 15 students across Canada to receive scholarships through the annual Transportation Association of Canada. In 2020, a total of 15...
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September
11,
2020
| 14:32 PM America/New_York
Mohawk College is pleased to announce that Anuraj Bajwa has joined the college as Dean, International & Partnerships. Anuraj brings more than 20 years experience to the role, including expertise in internationalization and partnership development....
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September
11,
2020
| 10:38 AM America/New_York
A popular radio show host and podcaster, an award-winning voice actor, and a successful tradeswoman/entrepreneur are among 10 Mohawk College graduates who will receive an Alumni of Distinction Award at a special virtual awards ceremony on October 22....
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September
09,
2020
| 13:47 PM America/New_York
Mohawk College has made the decision, after careful consideration, to continue running programs through a combination of remote/virtual learning and in-person delivery for the Winter 2021 semester, just as the college is doing for the Fall. During th...
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September
03,
2020
| 17:06 PM America/New_York
Dr. Peter Basl, Professor of Electrical & Computer Engineering Technology at Mohawk College, recently released Start Stop Continue, an application that aims to help teachers create a positive classroom environment by collecting feedback from students...
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September
03,
2020
| 16:14 PM America/New_York
Post-secondary schools in Ontario are expecting their students to arrive, either virtually or on premises for the upcoming school year. But how will this year differ due to the pandemic, how will it impact classes? CHML's Bill Kelly invited Mohawk Co...
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September
03,
2020
| 16:04 PM America/New_York
The Canada Green Building Council (CaGBC) has awarded Mohawk College with the Inspired Educator Award as part of its 2020 Leadership and Green Building Excellence Awards. The awards recognize individuals and organizations that demonstrate outstanding...
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September
02,
2020
| 16:50 PM America/New_York
Artificial Intelligence is finding its way into every aspect of the industrial process, and that is especially true for intelligent controllers. While many are familiar with traditional PID controllers, in IPP&T Magazine podcast, Pump Up the Volume, ...
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August
28,
2020
| 13:47 PM America/New_York
CHCH News has this story on Mohawk's success at keeping COVID-19 at bay since the college resumed campus operations in early July. ...
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August
21,
2020
| 15:52 PM America/New_York
Mohawk College Presdent Ron McKerlie recently authored an opinion article about the important role applied research in colleges can play a significant role in Ontario's growth. Below is the content of that op-ed, as published in The Hamilton Spectato...
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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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