Mohawk College - Archive (Spotlight on People)

2019
August
28,
2019
| 09:47 PM America/New_York
Mohawk College's annual Awards of Excellence recognize three remarkable faculty and staff who live Mohawk's core values, help advance the college’s strategic priorities, demonstrate excellence and professionalism in their work, and champion life-long...
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June
13,
2019
| 04:20 PM America/New_York
Mohawk College announced the appointment of an Industrial Research Chair for IIoT Applications after being awarded $1 million in applied research funding as part of a national program. Today, the Minister of Science and Sport, The Honourable Kirst...
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May
13,
2019
| 08:33 PM America/New_York
Mohawk College is pleased to anounce the appointment of Wendy Lawson as Dean, School of Health. Wendy is a highly regarded leader and respected for her research work related to hemophilia and ultrasonography. She currently serves as Chair of the C...
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May
09,
2019
| 06:57 PM America/New_York
Mohawk's 101.5 The Hawk received an award for Best Public Service Announcement for a community of more than 300,000 people from Crime Stoppers International. The PSA features the voice of Station Manager Les Palango, who accepted the award from Crime...
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May
07,
2019
| 09:18 PM America/New_York
Mohawk’s Sustainability team and International Student Advisor Maria Bracalenti have been recognized by Colleges and Institutes Canada (CICan) at the association’s annual conference in Niagara Falls this week. The Sustainability team received a Si...
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April
30,
2019
| 03:25 PM America/New_York
Mohawk College is pleased to announce the appointment of Meg Houghton as Associate Vice President, Student Services. Meg brings 19 years of experience leading student affairs departments in enhancing student support and strategic enrolment managem...
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April
26,
2019
| 03:40 PM America/New_York
Esteve Hassan, an Electrical and Computer Science professor at Mohawk College, leads Internet of Things-based projects in the new Technology Automation Lab (IIOT). Hassan came to Mohawk in 2017 and immediately availed himself of the research resou...
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April
01,
2019
| 06:52 PM America/New_York
Welding Engineering Technologist Professor Nicole LeClair got a bursary to pursue her passion. Now she’s providing that to the next generation of welders. LeClair has set up a yearly $1,500 scholarship for an Ontario student entering any year of a...
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March
22,
2019
| 09:21 PM America/New_York
Mohawk's Acting Registrar, Deb Calarco has been recognized by the Committee of Registrars, Admissions & Liaison Officers (CRALO) for her outstanding contributions to student success. A part of CRALO for more than a decade, Deb has perfected many p...
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March
18,
2019
| 04:22 PM America/New_York
Why do Matt Shelley, Mario Rojas and Peter Olynyk go the extra mile for Mohawk students? Find out by listening to The Extra Mile @ Mohawk podcast. Each spring Matt, Mario and Peter cap off the end of the academic year with a bridge-crunching compe...
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March
05,
2019
| 04:42 PM America/New_York
Congratulations to Mohawk's YWCA Women of Distinction nominees: Louisa Drost, Leah Hogan, Natalie Fisher and Gabriela Covaci. The four nominees will be attending the YWCA Women of Distinction Awards Gala this Thursday, March 7. The annual awards reco...
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February
15,
2019
| 08:25 PM America/New_York
Why does Nicole LeClair go the extra mile for Mohawk students? Find out by listening to The Extra Mile @ Mohawk podcast. Nicole is an instructor in Mohawk's Welding program. She has more than 20 years in the welding industry, including nearly 15 y...
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January
30,
2019
| 04:03 PM America/New_York
Why does Jef Petrossi go the extra mile for Mohawk students? Find out by listening to The Extra Mile @ Mohawk podcast. You can find The Extra Mile @ Mohawk podcast on iTunes and Google Play Music. It is also available through Podbean at https://mo...
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January
22,
2019
| 08:41 PM America/New_York
Earl Begg was a trailblazer for women's sports in Ontario and across Canada. ...
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January
14,
2019
| 06:40 PM America/New_York
Henry joined Mohawk in January 2016 as the Director of Facility Operations responsible for the overall management of the Facility Services Department. Henry has more than 25 years experience in facilities management, construction and energy systems. ...
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2018
November
27,
2018
| 05:12 PM America/New_York
Mohawk graduate wins Premier's Award for Technology ...
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November
20,
2018
| 03:40 PM America/New_York
Elyse Pipitone interviews Elder-in-Residence Bertha Skye ...
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November
15,
2018
| 04:06 PM America/New_York
Jad Saliba ...
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November
14,
2018
| 04:06 PM America/New_York
Robert Bernacci ...
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November
13,
2018
| 04:06 PM America/New_York
Bonnie Freeman ...
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November
09,
2018
| 07:52 PM America/New_York
NWC Honouring Indigenous Women in Hamilton Award Recipient ...
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November
09,
2018
| 04:06 PM America/New_York
Ted Rakoczy ...
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November
08,
2018
| 04:06 PM America/New_York
Maggie Fox ...
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November
07,
2018
| 04:07 PM America/New_York
Camilo Avendano ...
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November
06,
2018
| 03:36 PM America/New_York
Beverly Jacobs ...
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November
02,
2018
| 01:51 PM America/New_York
Mohawk College is pleased to announce the appointment of Sinisa Aleksa as Chief Information Officer ...
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October
30,
2018
| 08:07 PM America/New_York
Elyse Pipitone interviews Broadcasting and TV prof Brian Willrich ...
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October
26,
2018
| 03:36 PM America/New_York
Mohawk College health care students have been gaining critical clinical experience at Hamilton Health Sciences (HHS) sites for decades. They are now joined by students doing placements in hospitals from a range of other programs, including business, ...
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October
26,
2018
| 03:35 PM America/New_York
Heston Tobias was tasked by Hamilton Health Sciences (HHS) to find a smoother path for Mohawk‘s non-health care students to hospital placements and it earned him a full-time job. Tobias was on a placement during his graduate program in Business An...
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October
26,
2018
| 03:33 PM America/New_York
Karen Beattie knew there was a way to prepare parents for what to expect in the neo-natal intensive care unit (NICU). She had been in their shoes with her son Freddy, who was born at almost 29 weeks, weighing just 830 grams. Freddy spent 87 days in M...
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