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Walking to end cancer

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Walking to end cancer

An emotional John Maloney thanked Lakeshore Catholic High School students for their efforts in raising funds to help fund cancer research last week. The mayor of Port Colborne said his family has been affected by cancer, as the students readied for a Rankin Cancer Run throughout the streets of the city “We all know someone […]

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College offering cruises on Empire Sandy

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College offering cruises on Empire Sandy

A spring tradition dating back to 1984 continues this June as Niagara College’s Continuing Education department embarks on two tall ship cruises aboard the Empire Sandy.   The sailings include a Tall Ship Twilight Cruise and a Historical Daytime Cruise, and are open to the public, said the college.   The twilight cruise sets sail […]

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U.S. ambassador to Canada visits college

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U.S. ambassador to Canada visits college

The U.S. ambassador to Canada paid a visit to Niagara College’s Niagara-on-the-Lake campus Friday. Bruce Heyman, along with his wife Vicki, and U.S. Consul General Jim Dickmeyer were welcomed by college president Dan Patterson, college board of governors chair Allan Schmidt, and college student administrative council president Shane Malcolm. In a release, the college said […]

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Children needed by Brock researcher

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Children needed by Brock researcher

To better understand how memory develops in young children, Brock University developmental psychologist Caitlin Mahy has designed research projects that examine how children think about the future. And to make that research happen, Mahy needs children aged three to seven years old to participate, Brock University said in a release. The release said many parents […]

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New partnership between Niagara and Brock

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New partnership between Niagara and Brock

Niagara College and Brock University launched a unique partnership that will allow students to earn a bachelor’s degree and an advanced diploma in game development in the span of four years.   Under the GAME program, students will study at both institutions concurrently, and earn both an advanced diploma in Game Development from Niagara College, […]

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New website for Welland Museum

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New website for Welland Museum

Working with Niagara College New Media Web Design second year students, Welland Historical Museum now has a brand new website to go with its newly renovated space. “The way the course is done, this is a fourth term project. Most of the sites are not-for-profit organization, which gives students real life experience working with a […]

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