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International recognition for 101.5 The Hawk

Radio station wins International Crime Stoppers Award

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 Stoppers of Hamilton this week. The award was announced at a Crime Stoppers International event in The Hague, Netherlands. Presenting the award on behalf of Crime Stoppers of Hamilton was Program Coordinator Hannah Carter and Crime Stoppers Board Member Peter Ciere. 

Listen to the award-winning PSA under Play Audio File link to the right of this window.

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Mohawk College educates and serves more than 29,500 full-time, part-time, apprenticeship and international students at three main campuses in Hamilton, Ontario and learning hubs across Hamilton through City School by Mohawk, and at the College’s Centre for Aviation Technology at the Hamilton International Airport. Mohawk is among the top five colleges for applied research in Canada. It has been named one of Canada’s greenest employers seven years in a row, holds a GOLD STARS rating from AASHE for sustainability achievements and is home to the country’s largest and first institutional building to receive dual certification for Zero Carbon Building Framework design and performance for The Joyce Centre for Partnership & Innovation. More than 135,000 people have graduated from Mohawk since it was founded.