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Niagara College Convocation: Speakers inspire new grads to “dream big “

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Niagara College Convocation: Speakers inspire new grads to “dream big “

Two inspiring speakers, one top scholar, and 1,700 new graduates were in the spotlight on Wednesday June 21 as Niagara College marked day two of its Spring Convocation Ceremonies. Graduates from the School of Business Management Studies, and School of Environmental and Horticultural Studies had an opportunity to hear from a Niagara success story John […]

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NC’s top grad achieves 97.86% average, dreams of meaningful service

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NC’s top grad achieves 97.86% average, dreams of meaningful service

Paige MacPherson was determined to not let her dreams pass her by when she enrolled in Niagara College Police Foundations – Advanced Standing program last year. When the 34 year old graduates on Thursday June 21, she will not only be a step closer to fulfilling her goal of becoming a police officer, she will […]

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Niagara College kicks off Spring Convocation Ceremonies

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Niagara College kicks off Spring Convocation Ceremonies

“Where are we going to work when we grow up?” That was the question once asked by Patrick Whalen’s daughter that changed his life forever, leading him to his vocation: to create jobs for his community. As Niagara College ushered in the first day of its Spring Convocation Ceremonies on June 20, they heard inspiring […]

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‘People can feel the buzz’: Brock encouraged by enrolment stats

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‘People can feel the buzz’: Brock encouraged by enrolment stats

Brock University press release – Even as Ontario high schools produce fewer graduates these days, Brock University’s numbers appear to be defying the gravity. In a year when Brock officials have stepped up efforts to engage potential students, and when spring Open House drew record crowds, Brock’s confirmed applications for 2017-18 are tracking ahead of […]

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Niagara woman has covered 250km and raised $20,000 for CF in Bruce Trail run

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Niagara woman has covered 250km and raised $20,000 for CF in Bruce Trail run

End to End CF press release – Each day, Emily Allan wakes up in a new town along the Bruce Trail with one goal in mind: to cover more ground, and raise more money for Cystic Fibrosis. The cross-country coach and an employee in Brock University’s Faculty of Applied Health Sciences, Emily has now run […]

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Brock, Niagara Catholic to launch dual-credit exercise science course

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Brock, Niagara Catholic to launch dual-credit exercise science course

Brock University press release – Brock University is partnering with Niagara Catholic District School Board (NCDSB) to deliver a new dual-credit course intended to give high school students an early introduction to the world of kinesiology. The course will see a group of 30 Grade 12 students travelling to Brock twice a week to learn […]

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