Future Ready Blog

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Prepared for nursing

By Meaghan Drury ’12 and Lynn Matisz ‘13 When considering his career choices, Carter Rudge ’18 knew two things for sure. First, he wanted to work with people and second, he didn’t want to work in an office. Influenced by his aunt who worked as a nurse when he was younger and went on to become a...
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Adapting to Online Learning

Mohawk professor Shaun Iles ’04 inspired by his students’ perseverance By: Sean Coffey Iles ’04 wasn’t sure how his second-year General Arts and Science students would take to having their courses suddenly moved online. A professor of Sociology and Environmental Sustainability and Education...
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7 tips for staying safe online

The internet has become the primary means of work, shopping, and communication for most, therefore, increasing the presence of threats and malware. Computers, laptops, smartphones and the internet are amazing resources, but they must be used safely, securely, and responsibly. 7 tips for staying safe...
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Mohawk contributes medical supplies to healthcare providers in fight against COVID-19 outbreak

On March 28, a team from Mohawk College made two truck deliveries of medical supplies to the Hamilton Health Sciences donation hub at McMaster Medical Centre. Over the course of two days, Mohawk employees and campus security staff from Paragon Security collected medical materials from the Fennell...
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The Beginnings of Mo The Hawk

Mohawk’s beloved Mo the Hawk has had a few makeovers through the years, but where did his story start? Recently, we caught up with Rick Sydor ‘69, to shed a little light on the beginnings of Mo the Hawk. In winter 1967, when Mohawk College was established, things were not so different than they are...
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Mohawk post-graduate certificate prepares grad for opportunities in business analyst field

Entering Mohawk College’s Analytics for Business Decision Making program, Nicholas Rosewarne ‘19 was looking to expand his technical skills and theoretical knowledge he had obtained through his university studies. “I hoped to come out of the program with the skills necessary to get a foot in the...