Northern College Receives ONCAT Funding for Skills Inventory Project

Wednesday, April 26, 2017 TIMMINS, ON: Northern College has received over $100,000 in funding from the Ontario Council on Articulation and Transfer (ONCAT) for a project titled Documenting a Skills Inventory for Seamless Mobility. The intent of the project is to help maximize access to postsecondary education for learners in Northern College’s adult upgrading programs. This innovative curriculum delivery project …

Province Makes Commemorative Investment to Improve the Experience of Students at Northern College

Thursday, April 20, 2017 TIMMINS, ON: In celebration of the 50th anniversary of Ontario’s College System, the province is making a $1.5 million investment in Northern College to enhance the experience of students. This funding will help Northern stay in front of education trends and prepare students for rewarding careers in this new technology-driven economy. The new investment from the …

Northern College’s Diamond Driller Assistant Common Core Program Celebrates Ten Years of Training Excellence

Friday, March 31, 2017 KIRKLAND LAKE, ON: The 25th cohort of Northern College’s Diamond Driller Assistant Common Core program entered the workforce today. Just as Northern celebrates its 50th anniversary, a milestone for the Northern School of Diamond Drilling was marked during the graduation ceremony. The program celebrates its 10th anniversary this year. Over the past ten years, 214 program …

Northern College 50th Anniversary Week Proclamation and Flag Raising

Thursday, March 30, 2017 Mayor Steve Black presented a proclamation for Northern College’s 50th Anniversary at the Timmins City Hall yesterday afternoon. The proclamation recognizes Northern for 50 years of providing quality higher education in the community and proclaims April 3-7, 2017 as “Northern College 50th Anniversary Week” in and for the City of Timmins, with Community College Week happening …

New Research Explores Northern Becoming the College of Choice for Indigenous Peoples

Monday, March 27, 2017 TIMMINS, ON: Northern College, in partnership with Northern Policy Institute (NPI), recently completed a research project on the challenges and opportunities for Northern College in becoming the college of choice for Indigenous peoples in Northeastern Ontario. The report entitled ‘Examining Ourselves: Becoming the college of choice for Indigenous people’ has been published. The intent of the …