Colleges Welcome Arbitrator’s Award

Preserves Colleges’ Approach to Academic Decision Making Awards Salary Increase Consistent with Colleges’ Offer Before the Strike Timmins, December 20, 2017: Ontario colleges are very pleased with the arbitrator’s award, which is consistent with the colleges’ bargaining positions. The award enshrines the academic freedom policies that exist at most colleges while providing the same percentage salary increase that the colleges …

Gymnasium Closure – Timmins Campus

Thursday, December 7, 2017 Please be advised that the gymnasium at the Timmins Campus will be closed beginning Monday, December 11 to Friday, January 12, 2018, to allow for the installation of new flooring in this area. The weight room, change rooms and mezzanine will remain accessible. We ask that you please respect any barriers that will be put in …

Northern College Student Strike Relief Fund

Friday, November 24, 2017 Northern College has developed a Student Strike Relief Fund to provide assistance for students who have experienced financial hardship as a result of the strike. The fund is consistent with the framework developed by the Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Development in consultation with student leaders and colleges. Students who submit a request to withdraw …

Classes resume on Tuesday, November 21

Classes at Northern will resume on Tuesday, November 21. Students should follow the class schedule they had before the labour disruption. Important dates for the academic year are listed at www.northernc.on.ca/academic-calendar. Additional resources will be put in place so that students have every opportunity to be successful, not only in completing this particular semester but the entire academic year. Northern …

Motorized Vehicles a Safety Hazard on Trails and College Property

Tuesday, November 7, 2017 TIMMINS, ON: Northern College, the Mattagami Region Conservation Authority (MRCA), and the City of Timmins are working together to remind the public that all walking trails, campus grounds, Conservation Areas and City parks are off limits to motorized vehicles, including ATVs, dirt bikes and snow machines. Several reports of unauthorized vehicles on the trails around Northern …