Posts Tagged ‘Lambton College’

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 [...]

Celebrating 10 years of CICE at Lambton College

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Over 200 attendees gathered Thursday night at the Lambton College Event Centre to celebrate the 10th Anniversary of the college’s Community Integration through Co-operative Education (CICE) program. Judith Morris, President & CEO, Lambton College, recalled her personal connection to the program as she welcomed the crowd during opening remarks. “It is the absolute right of [...]

Lambton College Foundation ‘swings into spring’ with first ever co-ed two pitch tournament

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Its two strikes and you’re out at The Lambton College Foundation’s first ever co-ed two pitch tournament. The one day tournament, to be held on Saturday, June 21 at Clearwater Ball Park, will host approximately 170 people and a dozen teams as they battle it out for the ultimate top honour. The tournament, which will [...]

Lambton College students immerse themselves in culture of Haiti with field trip

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A group of nine Lambton College students are eager to share their stories with the Sarnia-Lambton community following a recent international field study that took them to Haiti. The week-long learning experience was part of a new social justice course, offered in fall 2013, that focuses on international community development and capacity building. Taught by [...]

Mobile Summit explores how mobile devices enhance learning

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The first ever Mobile Summit is in full swing at Lambton College. The conference, which started Wednesday and runs until Friday afternoon at the Lambton College Event Centre, aims to demonstrate the value of mobile learning, the integration of technology into the classroom, and how to achieve maximum student engagement. College, university and elementary educators, as [...]

The sweet taste of victory

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The Lambton College community is celebrating a big win at this year’s Enactus Canada National Exposition. The Lambton College team walked away the winners of four of six national titles, a record achievement for a second year college or university team competing at the national level. The three day event, held in Calgary on April [...]

Learning by doing at Lambton College

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Students in a dual credit program at Lambton College were outdoors earlier this week, practising (and learning from instructor Dan Gutteridge) how to trim trees and handle a chainsaw in a safe manner. Numerous trees on the campus are ideal for that purpose.