Education agreement ends with jobs for First Nations studentsWhen Austin Atatise-Morriseau graduates
from Cambrian College in 2017, he won’t have to spend any time
handing out his resumé.Atatise-Morriseau and his five
classmates have guaranteed jobs at Resolute Forest Products upon
graduating from the Sudbury college’s two-year industrial
mechanical millwright technical program. It’s part of a new
education funding model that brings together government, industry and
First Nations communities.Cambrian College, Resolute and the
communities of Red R...
Sudbury’s Laurentian University will be doing
some target practice with minerals in the coming months if all goes
to plan. A university research consortium is promising to develop
methods to improve mineral targeting received provincial funding on
Northern Development and Mines Mini...
A new map launched
by the Northern Policy Institute displays Northern Ontario’s infrastructure
tool, the map provides a detailed snapshot of the North’s existing groundwork,
in order to identify and build on regional strengths, according to Julien
Bonin, the map’s creator...
Laurentian University in Sudbury has opened its $3.1-million Executive Learning Centre.The centre,
constructed on the third floor of the school’s Fraser building, is a
mutli-media connected lecture theatre with a dedicated lounge and five seminar rooms,
all equipped with the latest presentation ...
Cambrian College in Sudbury has teamed up with welding
oversight body CWB Group to offer a new welding course.The CWBi Acorn program will be offered through the
Sudbury school’s corporate training division. CWBi Acorn is a new national
initiative to provide standardized training, testing, assess...