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The Village at St. Elizabeth Mills and Mohawk College Officially Open Student-run Fitness Centre

Sept. 28, 2018 (HAMILTON, ON) - Mohawk College is expanding a partnership with The Village at St. Elizabeth Mills on Hamilton Mountain with the opening of a new student-run fitness centre.

The on-site fitness centre will help villagers meet their health and wellness goals while giving real world experience to students in Mohawk’s Health, Wellness and Fitness program. The clinic will offer placements for up to 16 students throughout the year. Students will work with villagers on circuit training, clinics and classes and offer personal fitness assessments.

In June 2017, Mohawk opened a student-run massage therapy clinic. More than 100 residents visit the clinic monthly for hour-long massages.

WHAT: Official opening of the Mohawk student-run fitness centre at The Village at St. Elizabeth Mills

WHEN: Monday, October 1 at 10:30 a.m.

WHERE: 393 Rymal Road, Suite 205

WHO: Mohawk student Yachi Patel

Mohawk Vice President Academic Paul Armstrong

The Village at St. Elizabeth Mills President Tony DiFruscio

Mohawk College educates and serves more than 30,000 full-time, part-time and apprentice students at three campuses in Hamilton, Ontario.

For more information, contact:

Jay Robb, Mohawk College Director of Communications