Northern Training Division Marks Third Underground Hard Rock Miner Common Core Induction in Chapleau

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CHAPLEAU, ON: Northern Training Division is pleased to announce the successful third student induction for its Underground Hard Rock Miner Common Core program in partnership with Goldcorp Porcupine Gold Mines Borden Gold Project. Eight new students have begun the 17 week program aimed at helping to both offer students useful and transferable skills and aid local mining companies in addressing …

Northern College Innovation Hub Contributes to Student Success

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TIMMINS, ON: Northern College is pleased to report the continued success of its Department of Applied Research, Entrepreneurship and Innovation. Through industry partnership, student enthusiasm and faculty help, the Department’s Innovation Hub has provided a creative spring board for dozens of students. “We went from supporting 8 entrepreneurs in 2016 to 33 in 2018 and 2 applied research projects to …

Northern College Alumni Nominated for Premier’s Awards

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TIMMINS, ON: Northern College is pleased to announce its nominees for the 2018 Ontario Colleges Premier’s Awards. The annual event honours important social and economic contributions that college graduates make to Ontario and throughout the world. The awards were launched in 1992 and are administered by Colleges Ontario to recognize graduates excelling in one of seven categories – Apprenticeship, Business, …

Northern Graduate Innovates Along the Road to Success

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TIMMINS, ON: Northern College is very pleased to see the continued success of a local Business Management program graduate. Anthony Gilin is the President of Mine Safety Solutions, a company striving to make worksites safer with a fresh approach to safety equipment. Gilin’s safety gloves combine state of the art technology with comfort and usability to provide a reliable, wearable …

Community Partnership Teaches Youth Real World Skills

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TIMMINS, ON: Northern College is pleased to announce a joint learning event with the Timmins Youth Wellness Hub. The hub aims to be a youth-led initiative aimed at creating a safe, open space for sharing, learning and support for youth, by youth. Its goal is to teach young minds the coping mechanisms and support structures required to navigate the often …