Posts Tagged ‘Lambton College’

Olympian Clara Hughes makes Sarnia stop as part of her ‘Big Ride’

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Canadian Olympic medal winner Clara Hughes, who has won honours in both summer and winter games (cycling and speed skating respectively), made Sarnia a stop in “Clara’s Big Ride” last Tuesday (March 18), having biked some 170 kilometres from Windsor before arriving at Lambton College around dinner hour. Hughes is undertaking “Clara’s Big Ride” in […]

Lambton College president says colleges should be able to offer three-year degrees

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By Judith Morris President & CEO, Lambton College Young people today face a new reality about their potential careers. The skills mismatch is dominating headlines, reminding us that we face a future of “people without jobs” and “jobs without people.” Too often, there is a divide between the skills and credentials held by young people […]

Lambton County Science Fair expected to be ‘bigger than ever’


Organizers are hoping that the 2014 Lambton County Science Fair, to be held April 11 and 12 in the gymnasium at Lambton College, will be bigger than ever. “We are delighted to say that the number of students entering the science fair has increased each year since 2008,” says organizing committee chair Stephanie Lobsinger. “And […]

Want to open your home to an international student? Here’s how


Lambton Homestay, which is contracted to Lambton College to help provide housing for international students, is inviting Sarnia residents to open their homes to host an international student from Brazil. A second group of 19 students have been successful in their applications for Brazil’s “Science Without Borders” program will be attending Lambton College and are […]

Summer Jobs service at Lambton College starts accepting applications from employers


The Summer Jobs Service Program at Lambton College is currently accepting applications from local employers who would like to provide summer job opportunities to students. The Summer Jobs Service Program can benefit employers by providing resources and wage incentive to those who hire a student during the summer. Funded by Employment Ontario, the program provides […]

Lambton College deadline for fall classes is looming . . .


Lambton College’s application deadline is approaching fast – really fast! If you’re planning to enroll in a Lambton College program for September 2014, the deadline for applications is this Saturday, February 1. Getting your application in before the deadline is especially important if you would like to secure a spot in one of Lambton College’s more […]

Lambton College honouring ‘Distinguished’ individuals at ceremony Feb. 6


Lambton College and The Lambton College Foundation and Alumni Association will be honouring individuals from the Sarnia-Lambton community at their upcoming Distinguished Awards Gala scheduled to take place at the Lambton INN on Thursday, February 6, 2014. Five awards will be given out during the event, recognizing community individuals or organizations for their outstanding professional, […]

Lambton College social work student says she’s learning from seniors

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By DERON HAMEL When it came time for Brooke Folan to select a work placement in her college course, Residence on the St. Clair was her first choice. Folan, 21, is a student in the social service worker program at Lambton College. Her goal is to work with older adults, and so the Sarnia retirement […]

Great Canadian Appathon counts Lambton College as one of several competition hubs

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What do you get when you put groups of four students into a room for 48 hours and tell them to develop a mobile game? Apart from the most creative game concepts, you’ll get the most epic competition north of the border as part of the Great Canadian Appathon, a 48-hour national competition open to […]

Sarnia Police release video of suspect in theft of rings at Lambton College

In an incident that was until recently being handled internally by Lambton College, the theft of an estimated $10,000 worth of school rings back in early September is now receiving Sarnia Police attention. On Sept. 3, a tray of rings set up by a vendor, went missing some time after 1 p.m. that day. Video […]