Collège Boréal hosts trades exploration day for young women
If you ask Grade 9 student
Maddison Loiselle, stereotypes around the trades are shifting with
Loiselle said her Grade 9 wood
shop class at Sudbury's École secondaire du Sacré Coeur had more
girls than boys.
“You wouldn't imagine how many
girls are artistic and can handle the heavy machines,” said
Loiselle. “So many girls are strong and they can do it.”
Canada is facing a skilled trades
shortage, and women, who represent around half the workforce, hold
only 20 per ce...
North Bay’s Canadore College has opened an
aviation training facility in India.
The college and Nettur Technical Training
Foundation (NTTF) announced Feb. 4 of the opening of an Aviation
Technical Training Centre of Excellence in Bengaluru, in the state of
The centre will offer ...
Gord Miller, Ontario’s former environmental
commissioner, has been named to the foundation board of Canadore
College in North Bay.
Rick Evans, board chair, made the announcement
in a Feb. 1 news release.
After a 15-year tenure heading up the
provincial environmental watchdog agency, Miller ...
The Anishinabek Nation is spearheading a public awareness
campaign encouraging its citizens to learn more about the proposed Anishinabek
Education System.Say Yes to the AES, and an accompanying website (www.sayyestoaes.ca),
is designed to teach Anishinabek citizens about the details of the pendi...
tuition, books, accommodation, groceries, transportation and other
expenses, post-secondary education can be expensive. But with its
Professional Clothing Depot, Cambrian College wants to eliminate at
least one financial stressor for students.The
depot is a one-stop clothes resource for s...