Posts Tagged ‘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’

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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

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  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 […]

Federal government gives Lambton College just over $500k in grants for several high-tech projects

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The Government of Canada, through Industry Canada’s College and Community Innovation Program, is providing four research projects at Lambton College with a total of $505,000. The projects and funding include: $150,000 for a project involving the development, characterization and optimization of nano-engineered materials for green energy conversion and storage; $150,000 for a water analysis laboratory; […]

Local Habitat for Humanity completes home in partnership with Lambton College

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Megan Johnston and her 8-year-old daughter now have a new set of keys and a safe, decent and affordable place to call “home” thanks to Habitat for Humanity Sarnia/Lambton and the hard work of students enrolled in several programs offered through Lambton College’s Skilled Trades Training Centre. Ground breaking for the home, at 928 Ennisclaire, […]

Lambton College honours 2014 graduates, largest class in its history

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Lambton College celebrated its 47th Annual Convocation last Saturday at the RBC Centre, honouring the 1,652 students graduating in 2014—the largest number of graduates ever. Nursing alumna and 2012 Premier’s Award recipient Bonnie Kearns addressed the large crowd at this year’s ceremony. Kearns, now a retired nurse who has become one of Canada’s leading disaster response […]

New agreement will make it easier for Lambton College grads who decide to head west

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Students enrolled in Lambton College’s Power Engineering programs will now have a seamless opportunity to apply for jobs in the province of Alberta thanks to a recently signed agreement between the College and the Alberta Boiler Safety Association (ABSA). The new agreement, the first of its kind between ABSA and an Ontario college, means that […]

Enactus Lambton receives $120,000 donation for One Seed Project

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Lambton College’s Enactus team has received $120,000 from South West Ag Partners Inc. The donation, announced on June 9, be used to further enhance the work currently being done through Enactus Lambton’s award-winning One Seed Project. The significant financial contribution will help fund innovative solutions to a multitude of social and infrastructure issues in rural […]

Bluewater Technology Access Centre welcomes Dr. A. Margaritis, Ph.D., P.Eng., F.C.I.C., to Lambton College Event Centre

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The Bluewater Technology Access Centre is gearing up to welcome Dr. Argyrios Margaritis,Ph.D., P.Eng., F.C.I.C., to the Lambton College Event Centre tomorrow night. Margaritis, Professor of Biochemical Engineering at University of Western Ontario, will be keynote speaker at tomorrow night’s event, discussing sustainable bioprocesses for the production of biofuels from renewable raw materials. Bluewater Technology […]