Ode to the Road kicked off poetry month at NC

Ode to the Road kicked off poetry month at NC

Story and photos by Sarah Piercey – Niagara College kicked off poetry month last Monday, April 4 at the beautiful Benchmark Restaurant at the Niagara-on-the-Lake campus. The afternoon’s theme was Ode to the Road and it was filled with stories describing the roads we take, the paths we choose, and the travels we go on. […]

Many Hands DIY Market a success

Many Hands DIY Market a success

By Sarah Piercey – The Many Hands Project held its very first DIY Marketplace over the weekend. 65 vendors and 1400 visitors showed up to Ridley College in St. Catharines last Sunday to shop, snack and DIY. Tables filled with colourful homemade goodies and crafts filled the gym of the private school. Vendors had every craft idea […]

The Many Hands Project has soul

The Many Hands Project has soul

By Sarah Piercey– We Got Soul, A jazz and blues experience will take place this Thursday April 7. This is the fourth and final fundraising event for the Many Hands Project. The event begins at 7 p.m. and will be held at Four Triple 5 in Niagara Falls. This is sure to be an entertaining evening […]

Student-organized craft beer Springfest on tap

Student-organized craft beer Springfest on tap

Move over Oktoberfest – Niagara College Brewmaster students have a German-inspired Springfest brewing for downtown St. Catharines. Students from the College’s Brewmaster and Brewery Operations Management program are hosting Project Brew Springfest at the Market Square in St. Catharines on Friday, April 8 (5-10 p.m.). Expected to draw hundreds from the College and community alike, […]

Conference Thursday at Brock to focus on graduate student research

Conference Thursday at Brock to focus on graduate student research

Brock University press release – Want a great workout? Pick the music that makes you dance and you’ll be in it for the long haul. Uncomfortable going to the gym because the big mirrors make you self-conscious? Get the right trainer and those reflections won’t bother you at all. These are two examples of research […]

Niagara College rolls out modular home

Niagara College rolls out modular home

NC’s Construction Techniques and Renovation Technician programs were on the move! By Sarah Piercey –  On Monday a modular home built by 70 students in partnership with Habitat for Humanity rolled out of the Rankin Technology Centre and off to its forever home at 246 Martin Street. This is the 11th house built for Habitat for […]