Northern College Launches Facebook Page with Contest

Northern College News and Events

TIMMINS, ON: Northern College is holding a “Show and Tell to Win!” contest in conjunction with the launch of their official Facebook page.
“Show and Tell to Win!” is open to current students, alumni and future students who have applied for a program starting in 2012. To enter, visit facebook.com/northernc to submit an original photo along with 50 to 100 words explaining “Why I chose Northern College”. Then, recruit your friends to like Northern College and vote for your submission. The winners will be selected from the submissions with the most votes.

“Northern College has a long, proud history of serving the training and educational needs of the North. This new Facebook page will add to the many ways in which Northern College keeps in touch with members of our communities. As the majority of our students use Facebook regularly, being where the students are is an obvious choice and an opportunity to strengthen dialogue,” says Candace Fuhringer, Social Media Development Intern, Northern College.
Submissions will be accepted from April 12-25, 2012. Voting will take place from April 26-May 6 and individuals can vote for three submissions daily. Winners will be announced May 11, 2012. Prizes for winning entries include an iPad 2, a 32 GB iPod Touch and a Cannon PowerShot digital camera.

You can find Northern College’s new Facebook page by visiting www.northernc.on.ca and clicking on the icon or by visiting www.facebook.com/northernc.
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Media Contact:

Crystal Bresson
Manager, Marketing and Communications
Northern College of Applied Arts & Technology
Tel: (705) 235-3211 ext. 2253
bressonc@northern.on.ca