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Mohawk College - Archive (in the news)

2021
May
14,
2021
| 12:17 PM America/New_York
Students in the Accessible Media Production graduate certificate program featured their applied research projects this week in a showcase event.Each presenting student worked with their industry partner to identify an accessibility problem and throug...
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May
07,
2021
| 11:34 AM America/New_York
On May 3, Mohawk College announced the expansion of City School across Canada, in partnership with Vancouver Community College, Red River College and Nova Scotia Community College. The launch of the Material Handling 4.0 pilot program at all four ins...
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April
28,
2021
| 12:07 PM America/New_York
Canada’s newest aviation training facility is preparing students for a smooth take-off, according to recent coverage. The Mohawk College Centre for Aviation Technology was recently featured in Business Elite Canada....
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April
28,
2021
| 11:57 AM America/New_York
Hamilton Community News followed up to explore why Mohawk College is perrenially one of the greenest employers in the country. Read the article here. ...
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April
28,
2021
| 11:43 AM America/New_York
Canada’s skilled trades programs spent much of 2020 adapting to meet strict pandemic protocols, making in-person learning difficult. Educators and administrators rose to the challenges to find ways to make skilled trades training accessible to studen...
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April
22,
2021
| 11:47 AM America/New_York
Asian architectural magazine, FuturArc, recently featured Mohawk's The Joyce Centre for Partnership & Innovation, showcasing the  building's environmental sustainability. The article demostrates how The Joyce Centre acts as teaching tools, giving stu...
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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
| 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
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
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
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
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
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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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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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
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
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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January
08,
2021
| 11:27 AM America/New_York
A recent Globe & Mail guest column by Claude Guy, the IBM Canada President highlighted the companies collaborative P-TECH program at Six Nations Polytechnic. The STEAM Academy program was officially launched last year, enabling area students to gradu...
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January
08,
2021
| 11:02 AM America/New_York
Chicago-based publication Green Building & Design recently highlighted five buildings in the world that set an example of best practices in sustainable buliding, including Mohawk's Joyce Centre for Partnership & Innovation.     ...
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January
08,
2021
| 10:54 AM America/New_York
People across the country turned their attention over the past week to the death of Calgary Police officer, Sargeant Andrew Harnett, a Mohawk College alumnus ('03), who went on to serve the country in the Canadian Armed Forces prior to serving the Ci...
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2020
December
23,
2020
| 10:42 AM America/New_York
The Chatham-Kent Sports Network has been featuring local athletes who have left the Chatham-Kent region for collegiate careers, and are proudly representing that community. Mountaineers women's basketball player Brooke Turner was recently featured in...
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December
23,
2020
| 10:32 AM America/New_York
Mohawk alumnus and recreation therapist Abigail Chrzan ('17) was recently featured in an article in The Brantford Expositor, highlighting some Brant Community Healthcare System programs and care available for people living with mental health and addi...
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December
23,
2020
| 10:16 AM America/New_York
(The article below was originally published in the Skills Ontario December 2020 Newsletter.)Mohawk College is working with the Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board to engage elementary students in Skills development during the COVID-19 pandemic. ...
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December
03,
2020
| 16:19 PM America/New_York
Becoming an organ and tissue donor can mean a lifesaving transplant operation for someone in need.For those considering this option, Barb Longo (Nursing '87) is a source of inspiration for potential organ/tissue donors.The Trillium network is recogni...
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November
27,
2020
| 12:32 PM America/New_York
Mohawk College and its industry partners recently created two programs to teach apprentices and students how to install, maintain, and service elevating devices. The programs and new training facility were recently featured in Daily Commercial News. ...
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