Sioux Lookout Friendship Accord Economic Development Corporation Lands Historic Partnership

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SIOUX LOOKOUT, ON – May 26th, 2021 – Today marks a historic day. The Sioux Lookout Friendship Accord (SLFA) and the signatory communities – Cat Lake, Slate Falls, KI Big Trout Lake and Lac Seul First Nation, are overjoyed that they have secured the partnerships to establish the Sioux Lookout Mining Centre of Excellence. To date, an impressive number – nine …

Northern College Invests in Campus Buildings as it Prepares to Reunite Students and Staff in the Future

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TIMMINS, ON: Northern College’s Board of Governors voted unanimously earlier this week to invest well over $7 million dollars in building restoration, renewal and expansion on all four of the College’s campuses in Northeastern Ontario.  Projects including replacing frosted, cracked windows into clear, energy-efficient ones (Kirkland Lake), replacing brick facing (Kirkland Lake), installing ventilation systems into trade shops for carpentry (Moosonee), …

Northern College Celebrates Unprecedented Success in a Time of Uncertainty

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TIMMINS, ON: Northern College is pleased to announce a tentative return to a new normal for the Fall 2021 Semester. After a year of COVID-19 adjusted programming, Northern College, in consultation with local and regional health authorities, intends to welcome students back to a traditional learning environment as much as possible, utilizing high flex options, modernized by the lessons learned …

Northern College Selects New VP to Join Senior Management Team

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TIMMINS, ON: Northern College is pleased to announce its appointment of a new Vice President, Academic and Student Success. Aaron Klooster, Dean of Trades and Technology at the institution, has been selected to join the ranks of the Senior Management Team in this esteemed position. Dr. Audrey J. Penner, who joined the College six years ago, served in the role …

New Program to Create Significant Increase in PSW Training at Ontario Colleges

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TIMMINS, ON: Northern College applauds the new accelerated training program for personal support workers (PSWs) the provincial government announced, as it will produce a significant increase in the PSW training delivered at Ontario’s colleges. “This is a major step in filling the demand for more personal support workers,” said Linda Franklin, the president and CEO of Colleges Ontario. “This will …