Posts Tagged ‘Lambton College’

Giving Tuesday movement kicks off in support of 26 local charities

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A movement that began south of the border has kicked off with flash mobs and a flurry of social media activity that organizers hope will gain traction–and donations–for the 26 local charities involved. Giving Tuesday Sarnia-Lambton (online at www.sarnialambtongives.ca) officially launched—yes—on Tuesday. “We think Sarnia-Lambton is the most giving community,” said Anita Minielly of the […]

Northern students get in the ‘virtual’ picture as they scout out career choices

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Zac Grennan, a grade 12 student at Northern Collegiate in Sarnia, may not yet know what his career plans will entail, but the 17 year old took a small step forward earlier this week by participating in a fun photo exercise sponsored by Lambton College. Grennan took part in the “Picture Your Future” promotion at Northern […]

Lambton College staff, students take a walk as part of ‘Unleash the Stress’ week

Newly elected City/County Councillor Brian White (centre) participated in a walk down London Road from Lambton College on Thursday, part of "Unleash the Stress" week at the school.—photos courtesy Danielle Cooper.

Sometimes it’s the little things that count. Like a walk from the Lambton College bridge entrance and down London Road to the Metro Plaza and back, all to show solidarity in “breaking the silence and stigma” concerning mental health issues. The initiative, the second annual of its kind, took place Thursday morning and was part […]

MADD reminds us all—there’s NO time to drink and drive

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Every year, volunteers with Mothers Against Drunk Driving erect their “Cross Display” to bring to mind the devastating effects driving while under the influence can have on Canadians. This year is no different—other than the venue, of course. Lambton College has made it possible for the display to be at one of Sarnia’s highest traffic […]

Northern students will be able to ‘picture’ their career this Wednesday

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A program designed to give high school students a glimpse of what their career choices might (literally) look like is coming to Northern Collegiate in Sarnia this Wednesday, from 11 a.m. to noon. Locally, Lambton College, a member of the Colleges Ontario advocacy organization for the province’s 24 colleges of applied arts and technology, is […]

Lambton College opening its doors this Saturday

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Anyone with even a passing interest in what Lambton College has to offer in the way of full-time or part-time studies will find this Saturday’s open house a wise use of their time. The 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. event is an ideal way of finding out what it’s like to be a Lambton College […]

Lambton College will be holding simulated lockdowns throughout its campus this week

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Lambton College is doing what any good emergency planner does this week. The institution will be conducting a Lockdown Simulation on the main campus throughout the week of October 6 – 10, a procedure that will include involvement by Sarnia Police.For the purpose of this exercise, Code Red and Code Blue warnings will be issued […]

Lambton College aims to support entrepreneurship through ‘The Cube’

Leo Stathakis of the Coffee Lodge.

Call it a burst of adrenaline for the cause of entrepreneurship. Or, of course, you can use the name Lambton College has chosen for its incubator—The Cube. The initiative, which College President Judith Morris unveiled at a colourful and wonderfully noisy event at the school’s cafeteria on Thursday (October 2), is designed to make it […]

Lambton College adding three new programs in fall 2015

Lambton College is adding three new full-time programs to its roster for fall 2015.Starting next September, the college will be offering a three year advanced diploma in Bio-Industrial Engineering Technology, a two year Electromechanical Engineering Technician diploma and a one year Ontario College Certificate in Aboriginal Social Justice.Ranjan Bhattacharya, dean, School of Technology, Energy & Apprenticeship, Lambton College, is […]

Lambton College launches entrepreneurship incubator

Lambton College CEO Judith Morris

  In an ongoing commitment to foster the entrepreneurial spirit of students, faculty and staff, Lambton College has launched an initiative designed to inspire entrepreneurship activities on campus and in the community.Taking its cue from global business incubators, Lambton College’s “The Cube” was developed as an on-campus entrepreneurial hub in partnership with Enactus Lambton, which aims to […]