Peer Mentoring at Georgian

Peer Mentoring at Georgian

Portrait of smiling alumnus Mike Pegg

Mike Pegg

Group Product Marketing Manager, Google

Program:

Developmental Services Worker

Year:

1997


Mike was the first non-engineer to be hired at Google’s Waterloo office, eventually moving to California where he manages Google Maps and Developer Marketing teams, as well as the company’s largest technology event accessible to people from around the world – Google I/O. Read more...

Ethan, wearing his Georgian Grizzlies wear and holding a badminton racket

Ethan Zhao

Golf Facilities Operations Management

The services at Georgian have really made a difference for me. My spoken communication skills have really improved. I’ve really enjoyed the school trips run by the International Centre. I have learned many things. Teachers for the golf program and international center staff have helped me a great deal. Read more...

Accelerate your learning

With more than 125 career-focused programs across seven locations in Central Ontario – Barrie, Midland, Muskoka (Bracebridge), Orangeville, Orillia, Owen Sound and South Georgian Bay (Collingwood) – Georgian has 11,000 full-time students and 28,000 Continuing Education registrations annually and is home to the one-of-a-kind University Partnership Centre.

Accelerate your career

Last year, 86.9 per cent of Georgian grads found work within six months of graduating – well above the provincial average. Georgian has also been named one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers seven times and one of Canada’s Greenest Employers five years in a row.

Accelerate your future

Georgian’s leadership in co-op, student work experience and entrepreneurship education delivers powerful ways to accelerate your success.

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