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2019
October
17,
2019
| 09:38 PM America/New_York
Eleven graduates of Mohawk College’s Business Administration program are currently completing an Honours Bachelor of Management degree at Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen Business School in Scotland (U.K.). They are among 14 previous graduates who ...
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October
16,
2019
| 08:09 PM America/New_York
Voting is a right of citizenship in Canada. It’s one of the ways we participate in our democracy. But getting people out to vote come election day can be a challenge. The Student Vote is a project organized by CIVIX, a non-partisan, national regis...
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October
09,
2019
| 07:54 PM America/New_York
A small group of Mohawk College students, under the direction of Construction Sciences Professor Richard Borger, have been working with Hamilton's ArcelorMittal Dofasco on a project to provide the steelmaker with 3D scans of its steelmaking operation...
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October
07,
2019
| 03:43 PM America/New_York
The Hamilton Spectator has this story about Pathways to Education -- a stay-in-school program aimed at ending the cycle of poverty through education. The story features Mohawk alumnus Tyler Fournier. Tyler graduated from Mohawk in 2016 and is now stu...
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September
27,
2019
| 08:36 PM America/New_York
Hundreds of apprentices graduating from Mohawk College this October will become the first in Ontario to receive a provincially recognized postsecondary credential, in addition to their apprenticeship certificate. Mohawk is the first Ontario colleg...
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September
24,
2019
| 08:42 PM America/New_York
Mohawk College today launched a new website dedicated to helping regional businesses attract and retain skilled employees. The announcement was made during a Mohawk College employer engagement event, called Burlington Day, Innovation Through Partners...
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September
17,
2019
| 10:27 PM America/New_York
A common connection with the aerospace industry and opportunities to co-operate and collaborate on programs and research have led two of Canada’s colleges to sign a memorandum of understanding that signals their intent to work together on new trainin...
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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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August
28,
2019
| 04:00 PM America/New_York
The Mohawk College Board of Governors is pleased to announce that Ron McKerlie will continue to lead the college for the next five years. President McKerlie, who has served Mohawk College since 2014, received the support of the Governors to extend...
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August
23,
2019
| 08:30 PM America/New_York
Mohawk College, City School and City of Hamilton’s Ontario Works today celebrated the program completion for the first group of students in a new Pharmacy Assistant Training Program. Collaboratively developed and delivered in partnership with the ...
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August
20,
2019
| 03:59 PM America/New_York
This week, Hamilton Street Railway and Trapeze Group North America recognized operator Maurice Powell for 50 years of service. Trapeze Group will support a new bursary at Mohawk College in Powell's honour. See official release below, along with links...
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August
15,
2019
| 07:33 PM America/New_York
Mohawk College today announced the latest additions to its honored Alumni of Distinction. The 2019 honorees include an award-winning human rights activist, an industry trailblazer for women in skilled trades, and a distinguished Indigenous university...
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August
15,
2019
| 05:38 PM America/New_York
Mohawk College announced today it has endorsed the Government of Canada’s Dimensions Charter, committing the college to principles of equity, diversity and inclusion in all aspects of academic and research activity. Dimensions: Equity, Diversity a...
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August
02,
2019
| 04:08 PM America/New_York
Drones are starting to reshape how first responders handle emergencies. In June 2019, Mohawk hosted the first symposium focused on the use of drones in emergency response. ...
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July
31,
2019
| 10:43 PM America/New_York
The Community Integration through Co-operative Education program at Mohawk College recently showcased the accomplishments of students who completed and eight-week work term at The Infinity Forge Company. Find out how their experience benefited everyo...
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July
19,
2019
| 03:16 PM America/New_York
Mohawk College is pleased to announce that Jeff McIsaac has been appointed Dean, Applied Research. An experienced and passionate researcher and educator, Jeff has been very successful in his past roles in a number of postsecondary settings and privat...
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July
12,
2019
| 08:06 PM America/New_York
When planning security around the RBC Canadian Open golf championship at Hamilton Golf & Country Club in June, Hamilton Police Service put a new spin on the definition of high-tech security. They incorporated new technology to detect and track dro...
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July
11,
2019
| 08:09 PM America/New_York
The Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario announced $14 million in new funding for the Southern Ontario Network for Advanced Manufacturing Innovation (SONAMI), which includes Mohawk College. The announcement, made today at Niaga...
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July
11,
2019
| 07:54 PM America/New_York
Two recent graduates of Mohawk College Small Business and Entrepreneurship program wasted no time charting a career path forward. Dwitney Bethel and Amber Bisson pitched for a new business idea at the Women Entrepreneurship 2019 Quick Pitch compet...
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July
09,
2019
| 09:21 PM America/New_York
On June 25, 2019, 48 students graduated through the Academic Upgrading program at Mohawk College. The students heard from an Academic Upgrading alumnus Kathryn Crooks about the importance of self-worth and perseverance, were inspired by their class v...
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July
09,
2019
| 09:17 PM America/New_York
The Community Integration through Co-operative Education (CICE) program at Mohawk College recently showcased the accomplishments of eight students who completed an eight-week work term at The Infinity Forge Company. Find out how their experience bene...
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July
06,
2019
| 06:00 AM America/New_York
Congratulations to the nine graduates that were awarded during June's convocation ceremonies. GRADUATE MEDAL Christina Vukovic (Recreation Therapy) Stefan Pogoda (Manufacturing Engineering Technician - Automation) Kenneth Vahl (Computer Softw...
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July
03,
2019
| 10:20 PM America/New_York
Mohawk College’s research on student success has been recognized with a national award. The College Student Success Innovation Centre (CSSIC) at Mohawk was honoured on June 19 with the CACUSS Innovation Award at the annual conference of the Canadi...
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June
26,
2019
| 02:53 PM America/New_York
Mohawk College hosted the Hamilton Police Service and the Hamilton Wentworth District School Board for their annual Special Olympics competition in early June. It's Mohawk's 8th year hosting the event. ...
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June
25,
2019
| 07:18 PM America/New_York
Mohawk College Professor Dr. Denis Corr has received a Lifetime Achievement Award for his lifelong efforts to improve air quality in Hamilton. The award was presented as part of this year's Hamilton Environmentalists of the Year Awards that were give...
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June
24,
2019
| 07:37 PM America/New_York
On June 24, 2019, Mohawk College officially opened its new EON AVR Development Lab.  The new lab, built in partnership with EON Reality, will support and build on the Virtual Reality community in Ontario, positioning Mohawk College as a leadin...
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June
24,
2019
| 02:46 PM America/New_York
A team from Mohawk College put its weight behind a fundraising event for McMaster Children's Hospital. A team representing the Mountaineers took part in the 7th annual Miracle Plane Pull event at Hamilton Airport on June 23rd, helping organizers t...
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June
18,
2019
| 10:25 PM America/New_York
Mohawk College professor Eryn Jewitt marked the 75th anniversary of D-Day on June 6 with a trip of a lifetime, supporting living veterans and honouring the fallen. Jewitt, a professor of Health, Wellness and Fitness in Mohawk’s School of Health St...
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June
17,
2019
| 10:15 PM America/New_York
Mohawk College will be well represented at the 2020 Dodgeball World Cup in Cairo next summer. Following the 2019 America’s Dodgeball Continental Cup qualifying tournament, hosted at Mohawk College on May 25, Canada’s three national teams – includi...
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June
14,
2019
| 09:51 PM America/New_York
Mohawk College students tested their training on the provincial and national stages recently. Students from a number of Mohawk skilled trades and training programs excelled when Skills Ontario and Skills Canada recently brought together hundreds o...
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