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City School model expands across Canada - In the News

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 institutions will provide industry-specific training, social supports and a two-week paid work placement, with an opportunity for meaningful full-time employment for marginalized people in those regions. 

Coverage of the national announcement included: 

The Hamilton Spectator - Newcomers, youth among those eligible for new Mohawk City School program

Toronto Star/Winnipeg Free Press - Colleges partner to deliver workforce training 

Hamilton Community News - Mohawk College running new online materials handling program

In the Hammer - New Mohawk College program helps students find long-term, stable employment 

Future Skills Centre - Material Handling 4.0: Building pathways to employment for disadvantaged groups