Northern College Alum Nominated for Premier’s Awards

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TIMMINS, ON: Northern College is pleased to recognize the accomplishments of four of its distinguished alumni with nominations for Colleges Ontario Premier’s Awards, more than double the usual number of nominees the College has put forward. The nominations submitted also include former president Dr. Gibbons as a submission for Lifetime Achievement Award. The College is recognizing the achievements of alumni …

Northern College Supports the Health Care Sector with Funded Programs

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TIMMINS, ON: Northern College has responded to the growing shortage of skilled workers in the healthcare field, doing its part to address the growing strain that the Covid-19 pandemic has placed on this sector, by securing funds to support workforce development, training, and retention.  $7.3 million dollars will train as many as 534 much-needed workers free-of-charge throughout the North. The funding, …

Northern College Expands Partnership with Algoma University

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TIMMINS, ON: Northern College and Algoma University are pleased to announce a new and innovative academic program that builds on the longstanding partnership between the two northern Ontario- based institutions as they work collaboratively to expand post-secondary access in the region. Details were announced earlier this morning during a virtual event following the signing of an updated Memorandum of Understanding to …

Sioux Lookout Friendship Accord Economic Development Corporation Lands Historic Partnership

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SIOUX LOOKOUT, ON – May 26th, 2021 – Today marks a historic day. The Sioux Lookout Friendship Accord (SLFA) and the signatory communities – Cat Lake, Slate Falls, KI Big Trout Lake and Lac Seul First Nation, are overjoyed that they have secured the partnerships to establish the Sioux Lookout Mining Centre of Excellence. To date, an impressive number – nine …

Northern College Invests in Campus Buildings as it Prepares to Reunite Students and Staff in the Future

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TIMMINS, ON: Northern College’s Board of Governors voted unanimously earlier this week to invest well over $7 million dollars in building restoration, renewal and expansion on all four of the College’s campuses in Northeastern Ontario.  Projects including replacing frosted, cracked windows into clear, energy-efficient ones (Kirkland Lake), replacing brick facing (Kirkland Lake), installing ventilation systems into trade shops for carpentry (Moosonee), …