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2021
April
14,
2021
| 11:12 AM America/New_York
The new era of Mountaineers Athletics and Recreation is in full swing and with another school year looming in the distance, the Mountaineers have announced seven student-athletes who will makeup the inaugural Mountaineer Athlete Ambassadors (MAA) tea...
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April
01,
2021
| 10:01 AM America/New_York
A new applied research collaboration between Mohawk College and PULSE Lifesaving is poised to transform how Canadians receive first aid training.Mohawk will design and develop a prototype for an augmented reality (AR) first aid training program for t...
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March
31,
2021
| 20:58 PM America/New_York
After closely watching the situation with COVID-19 in Hamilton and across the province these past few weeks, and taking into consideration the planned pace of vaccine rollouts and the likelihood that public health measures will become more relaxed as...
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March
31,
2021
| 15:22 PM America/New_York
The  Indigenous Student Awards celebrate the achievements of our Indigenous students at Mohawk College among staff, peers, family, and community. Students are recognized for their leadership, dedication to and involvement in their communities, and th...
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March
30,
2021
| 16:54 PM America/New_York
Two Mohawk researchers will be sharing their research with a global audience in April at the Sixteenth International Conference on Systems (ICONS).Dr. Esteve Hassan, Mohawk’s Industrial Research Chair for IIoT Applications and Dr. Bilal Momani, a res...
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March
30,
2021
| 16:16 PM America/New_York
On March 30, 2021, FedDev Ontario announced the investment of $6 million in Hamilton’s Innovation Factory to launch the Southern Ontario Pharmaceutical and Health Innovation Ecosystem (SOPHIE).SOPHIE is a healthcare innovation initiative established ...
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March
26,
2021
| 16:07 PM America/New_York
Sadly, once again, it has taken a violent tragedy to highlight the systemic racism and other forms of injustices that affect too many people, in our own communities and around the world.In Atlanta, Georgia on March 16, eight people were killed, six o...
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March
26,
2021
| 09:21 AM America/New_York
The Celebration of Learning recognizes the outstanding contributions and achievements of current Mohawk students. Student leaders are celebrated not only for their academic success but for the significant contributions they make to the community thro...
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March
24,
2021
| 15:23 PM America/New_York
The Mohawk College Athletics Department recognized the graduating class of student athletes this month. In a three-week social media campaign, all 14 of the graduating Mountaineers were highlighted. This crop of athletes all endured a college experie...
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March
23,
2021
| 13:57 PM America/New_York
Mohawk Broadcast-Television alumnus Sherali Najak ('91) was recently featured in The Markham Review, exploring his career in Canadian sports broadcasting. Najak grew up playing hockey, but it was upon seeing a Hamilton Tiger-Cats football game throug...
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March
19,
2021
| 15:38 PM America/New_York
The 3rd Annual MINDSHIFT conference, Mohawk’s Entrepreneurship Conference is running in a virtual on-demand format this year, from March 22 to 24.The event is intended to inspire and educate students, to shift their perspective about what entrepreneu...
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March
19,
2021
| 11:40 AM America/New_York
The Hamilton Spectator recently published a condensed version of the convocation speech, delivered virtually, to the graduating classes at Mohawk College by president Ron McKerlie.The published version is below. The full address can be viewed as part...
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March
18,
2021
| 10:39 AM America/New_York
While most of us have viewed the COVID-19 pandemic in terms of cases, outbreaks and lockdowns, Mohawk professor Piere Bordeaux has a different perspective. The professor of Architecture and Urban Planning sees architecture, planning and design as par...
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March
17,
2021
| 16:01 PM America/New_York
A new case study from Mohawk College is showcasing new teaching resources for post-secondary educators that can help them create accessible virtual courses.The digital resources were created as part of a 2019-2020 capstone research project by Accessi...
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March
17,
2021
| 15:51 PM America/New_York
A new on-demand webinar has been released by Gap Wireless, featuring a session with Mohawk’s Industrial Research Chair for IIoT Applications, Dr. Esteve Hassan. In the webinar, Dr. Hassan answers the questions about the 5G network in Canada, showcasi...
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March
12,
2021
| 10:56 AM America/New_York
Mohawk College is undertaking a new initiative to identify and overcome systemic barriers to career advancement, recruitment and retention of underrepresented and disadvantaged groups.Building on several equity, diversity and inclusion (EDI) efforts ...
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March
11,
2021
| 16:22 PM America/New_York
Farms.com recently explored a project by a research team at Mohawk College, investigating the potential to use open-source satellite imaging to monitor crop health. Sentinel-2 mission satellites provide free imaging with high spatial and temporal res...
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March
11,
2021
| 16:10 PM America/New_York
Mohawk College Professor Rochelle Ivri has been honoured by the Law Society of Ontario (LSO) as the 2021 recipient of the Lincoln Alexander Award.Professor Ivri was the first African-Canadian professor in Mohawk College's Paralegal Program. She was t...
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March
09,
2021
| 16:34 PM America/New_York
On the morning of March 9, 2021, The Bill Kelly Show on Hamilton's CHML radio station focussed on Mohawk College's City School program and the many industry and community partners that have helped the program succeed and grow. Check out the archived ...
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March
09,
2021
| 09:55 AM America/New_York
Mohawk College is launching a new provincial pilot project in collaboration with the Ministry of the Solicitor General and The Correctional Services Recruitment and Training Centre, providing foundational training for correctional officer recruits. T...
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March
08,
2021
| 17:01 PM America/New_York
The current Deputy Editor of CFL.ca, Kristina Costabile (Journalism '16) started her career path in nursing school, which isn’t a typical prerequisite for running one of Canada’s largest sports websites. On International Women’s Day 2021, she found h...
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March
08,
2021
| 16:58 PM America/New_York
On Monday, March 8, the Mohawk Mountaineers Athletics Department released its second podcast; this one dedicated to International Women's Day. Tune in to hear Mountaineer student athletes discuss the issues facing them and other female athletes.The M...
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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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