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Georgian instructor honoured for her work in the skilled trades

Brandi Ferenc, a Georgian College instructor was recently honoured for her work supporting women and youth in the skilled trades.

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Georgian officially opens the Magna Mechatronics Lab at the Barrie Campus

Georgian and Magna International Inc. officially opened the Magna Mechatronics Lab at the Barrie Campus on June 23. The event celebrated Magna’s significant investment in Georgian and our students, showed off the new space and highlighted our Electromechanical Engineering Technology – Mechatronics program. Everyone was treated to hands-on demonstrations using […]

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Georgian wins silver at Skills Ontario Competition

Ryan Miller, a second-year Mechanical Technician – Precision Skills student from Moonstone, recently won a silver medal in Computer Numerical Control (CNC) machining at Skills Ontario, the largest skilled trades and technologies competition in the country. 

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Georgian instructor honoured for her work in the skilled trades

Brandi Ferenc, a Georgian College instructor was recently honoured for her work supporting women and youth in the skilled trades.

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Georgian officially opens the Magna Mechatronics Lab at the Barrie Campus

Georgian and Magna International Inc. officially opened the Magna Mechatronics Lab at the Barrie Campus on June 23. The event celebrated Magna’s significant investment in Georgian and our students, showed off the new space and highlighted our Electromechanical Engineering Technology – Mechatronics program. Everyone was treated to hands-on demonstrations using […]

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Georgian wins silver at Skills Ontario Competition

Ryan Miller, a second-year Mechanical Technician – Precision Skills student from Moonstone, recently won a silver medal in Computer Numerical Control (CNC) machining at Skills Ontario, the largest skilled trades and technologies competition in the country. 

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Graduating onto the frontlines

It’s National Nursing Week in Canada! Read how Guylaine Bullen’s experience connected her to lifelong friendships and a career on the frontline. “My time at Georgian was an amazing experience, not only because I received excellent training and education,” says Guylaine Bullen, a 2014 graduate of Georgian’s Personal Support Worker […]

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Police mentoring program a win-win for everyone

National Police Week runs from May 11 to 17 this year! Read about a cool mentoring program offered to Police Foundations students at our Owen Sound Campus. Michael MacLachlan, a professor for the Police Foundation program at the Owen Sound Campus is always looking for ways to expand his students’ […]

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Nursing is an act of service for Georgian grad

It’s National Nursing Week in Canada! Learn how Trevor Walker chose his career because he wanted to help people. “You have to look at life a little differently when you’re working in health care. You understand that we’re not immortal, eventually we all have that day when life will end. […]

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Georgian professor releases Canadian adaptation of innovative nursing book

Lesley MacMaster, a nursing professor at Georgian College, has contributed as adapting author to the Canadian publication of the book Think Like a Nurse: The Caputi Method for Learning Clinical Judgment. Georgian is launching an Honours Bachelor of Science – Nursing program, independent of a university partner, this September at […]

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School College Partnerships changing lives, inspiring students

There are many pathways students take to get to Georgian. Two of those pathways are offered through School College Partnerships. Programs run across our campuses designed to provide opportunities for students, many disengaged in high school, to explore the college environment. School College Partnerships: programs Dual credit: Students take a course […]

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Daniel Clements: Promises of renewal are taking root on the horizon

Daniel Clements, one of Georgian’s chef technologists, says he knows it feels like we’re coming out of an exceptionally long winter. He adds that over these past few hectic weeks, it’s hard to find a little bit of joy or some small glimmer of hope in our daily news cycles. […]

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Why you should attend Changemaker in Residency Week March 14 to 18

Sarah Ortiz is a second-year Honours Bachelor of Counselling Psychology degree student who is passionate about changemaking. During Changemaker in Residency Week (CRW) taking place March 14 to 18,  she’ll be co-facilitating a session for students called How can I contribute to a more equitable, diverse and inclusive environment? She’s […]

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Chef Clements: Sweet things happening in the sugar shack

One of the things that always helps Daniel Clements get over the exhausting cold and dreary weather this time of the year is thoughts of that sweet Canadian life blood: maple syrup. In his recent column, Daniel, one of Georgian’s chef technologists, waxes poetic about Canada’s golden liquid. He just […]

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Chef Clements: There’s a soup for every occasion

In his recent column Daniel Clements, one of Georgian’s chef technologists talks soup . . . such a simple item. He says he’s always found that just about everyone has a favourite bowl. Not feeling great? Chicken noodle is just what the doctor ordered. Coming In from a cold winter […]

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