Fred Gibbons Appointed as College President and CEO for a Third Term

Thursday, June 22, 2017 TIMMINS, ON: Northern College’s Board of Governors is pleased to announce that Fred Gibbons has been appointed for a third term as President and CEO of Northern College of Applied Arts and Technology. This decision comes following a meeting of the college’s Board of Governors on June 13, 2017, in Timmins. In January 2009, Gibbons was …

Northern College and Richmont Mines Hold Graduation for Mining

WAWA, ON: Northern College was pleased to celebrate with students who graduated from the Underground Hard Rock Miner Common Core program today at the Royal Canadian Legion in Wawa. Six students completed the 15-week training program, offered in partnership with Richmont Mines. Graduates included indigenous students from the communities of Missanabie Cree and Pic Mobert First Nations. The modular training …

Northern College Will Co-Host Annual Kishay Pisim Mamawihitowin – Great Moon Gathering with Mushkegowuk Council for Third Time

Tuesday, June 13, 2017 TIMMINS, ON: The Mushkegowuk Council – Omushkego Education’s 27th Annual Kishay Pisim Mamawihitowin – Great Moon Gathering (KPM-GMG2018) returns for another year at Northern College on February 15th and 16th, 2018. This marks the third consecutive year that Northern College co-hosts the two-day event at its Timmins Campus. “We are very honoured to be co-hosting the …

Ontario’s colleges say budget commitments will produce a more highly skilled workforce

Monday, May 1, 2017 TIMMINS, ON: Measures announced in the 2017 Ontario Budget will allow more students to acquire the professional and technical qualifications to pursue rewarding careers, Ontario’s colleges said today. “The budget reinforces the government’s commitment to helping more students get the expertise and experience to pursue rewarding careers,” said Fred Gibbons, President of Northern College. “It reaffirms …

Party Like It’s 1967 At Northern College’s 50th Birthday Celebration

Friday, April 28, 2017 TIMMINS, ON: Get ready for a groovy time at Northern College’s 50th birthday celebration! Set for Saturday, May 27 in the gymnasium at the Timmins Campus, the Gold & Groovy Dance Party will be a throwback to the 1960’s as the college celebrates its golden anniversary. Revel in the decade that brought Beatlemania and flower children …