Future Ready Blog

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Designing a future with Mohawk

By Emmett Steele | 3rd year Journalism student Creativity is a driving passion for many young artists, and a spark of creativity can be found in everyone. Shaista ‘Shay’ Obaidullah has found a way to harness her creativity and use it to pursue a career where she can let it thrive. How did she do it...
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Creating Your Personal Brand

Have you ever thought of what words might come to mind when people reflect upon who you are as a person and what you represent as an individual? Elements such as your personality traits, likes, dislikes, habits, system of values and experiences are all important areas that may be considered by...
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Newcomer Voices - Grief Share

By Almo Mzian As a newcomer to Canada, my journey has not been simple and easy. Life has had its trying moments. Everything has been changing because of the COVID-19 pandemic. There have been many ups and downs in my journey. One of the most challenging things in my life was when I lost the best man...
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Class of 1971!

A few graduates of 1971 share their memories: “I have very fond memories of my time at Mohawk College, of the people I met and especially of all the extra curricular activities and events the college provided. My fondest memory however was meeting my wife while she was a student at Mohawk.” – John...
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Putting COVID to the test

Two Biotechnology – Health graduates, Sarah Marttala ’18 and Valentina Vera ’18 put their skills to work in infectious disease research. By Meaghan Drury ‘12 For the entire world, it’s been quite a year. One for the history books you could say. For two graduates, it’s been a year of opportunity to...