Students in Georgian’s Dental Hygiene and Dental Assisting programs will raise money for their community partners through their Second Annual Walk for Smiles walk-a-thon.
The five-kilometre walk is in celebration of Oral Health Month and National Dental Hygienists Week (April 5 to 11). The event kicks off at 4:30 p.m. on Monday, April 6 at the Barrie Campus. Continue reading →
It looked like a real-life emergency. Two vehicles – a car and a van, had crashed on the outskirts of Meaford on a drizzly, overcast day.
Smoke was pouring from the van, and two people were still inside the car, injured. Blood ran from the mouth of the passenger.
That’s the scene that confronted Georgian College Georgian Police Foundations students from the Owen Sound Campus and Paramedic students from the Barrie Campus on Wednesday, March 25. Luckily for all involved it was a staged event, part of a hands-on police, fire, and EMS training day at the Meaford Fire Training Centre. Continue reading →
Georgian College student entrepreneurs are sharpening the pitches they will soon be making to judges in the annual Georgian Den competition at the Barrie Campus. This year the stakes are higher than ever, with $10,000 in cash prizes provided by Casino Rama to support student entrepreneurship.
Students from four different academic areas are participating as part of their Entrepreneurship and Small Business course. The event takes place Monday, April 6 from 2 to 7 p.m. Continue reading →
Georgian College students are trying to disrupt business as usual by focusing on social entrepreneurship.
What they are doing is unique among postsecondary institutions in Canada and the J.W. McConnell Family Foundation has recognized that by granting the college $500,000 to further develop its program. Continue reading →
Pride Week 2015 kicked off at the Barrie Campus today with the raising of the pride flag at the main flagpoles. Having the flag flying at such a prominent location indicates that Georgian is an institution that welcomes all people. Continue reading →
Are you a former Everest student interested in Georgian’s Massage Therapy program? Come to an information session tomorrow (Tuesday, March 24).
Please meet in the main foyer of the Sadlon Centre for Health and Wellness at noon. There will be a tour of the massage therapy clinics/facilities and then a general information session in the lounge, C Building, first floor, at 1 p.m.
Are you an Everest student from another program? Visit our Everest student page for more information on how Georgian can help you.