Posts Tagged ‘Lambton College’

Golf tournament supporting Lambton College bursaries this Thursday

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  The 11th Annual Driving Education Golf Classic will take place on Thursday, July 12 at Sawmill Creek Golf Resort and Spa. The all-inclusive price of $125 includes 18 holes of golf, a cart, golf clinic, prime rib dinner, contests, mulligan, a tax receipt and more.  All participating golfers will have an enjoyable day on [...]

Children’s drawings from post-9/11 will be displayed at Lambton College fire school

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This particular story began when a renowned local nurse—Bonnie Kearns—went to New York City shortly after the 9/11 attacks, serving as part of a team of medical professionals sent by the Canadian Red Cross. During that time, Kearns was invited to go through a collection of drawings made by children from around the world, taking [...]

Lambton College students heading to Africa to make a difference

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When Amanda da Silva and a small team get on a plane this Monday (June 11), it will be several hours before they reach a group of four small villages in the Republic of Zambia, communities where electricity, running water, and much of the infrastructure the developed world takes for granted are missing. It's a [...]

Lambton College School Within a College program ceremony coming up

  The third annual graduation ceremony for School Within a College  and the Ontario Youth Apprenticeship Program (OYAP) achievement ceremony will take place at Lambton College Thursday, June 14, 2012  at 7 p.m. in the Lambton INN Ballroom.   School Within a College (SWAC) is a program offered through the School to College to Work Initiative [...]

Lambton College convocation set for this Saturday

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  Final details are being ironed out as organizers finalize planning for the 45th annual Lambton College convocation ceremony scheduled for Saturday, June 9, 2012 at the RBC Centre in Sarnia, Ontario at 2:00 p.m. Three awards will be given at this year’s Convocation with different programs  represented: The Governor General’s Collegiate Bronze Medal will be [...]

Continuing to work with community is focus of new Lambton College president

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The importance of building relationships and continuing to work with the entire Sarnia-Lambton community is one of the key responsibilities for new Lambton College CEO Judith Morris, who took the reins of one of the province's fastest growing educational  institutions. Having taken on her new job Jan. 1 (on the retirement of Tony Hanlon), Morris [...]

One big difference for Lambton College CEO: her focus on external issues

When Judith Morris became Lambton College's first female president and CEO on Jan. 1 of this year, she quickly transitioned from a role that was almost entirely internal (vice president of academic and student success) to one that's decidedly external in its focus. As Morris explained to LambtonShield.com, it wasn't so much a surprise as [...]

Advanced learning methods part of path forward at Lambton College

In this third part of a five-part series, Lambton College President and CEO Judith Morris explains how advanced learning techniques will be transforming the way students are taught. Part of that strategy involves integrating mobile devices into the college, which Morris says will help with recruitment efforts. Lambton College has established a schedule for the [...]

Thriving on challenge, Lambton College grad has bright future

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  He’s savvy, smart, young and ambitious. Some jokingly refer to him as Alex P. Keaton, the conservative television character from the 80s sitcom Family Ties made famous by actor Michael J. Fox. And Andrew Jones likes the comparison. In the series, Keaton was impassioned about economics and wealth. Like the TV personality, Jones too [...]

Attracting Aboriginal students to Lambton College a key goal for new president

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Judith Morris, who became Lambton College's first female president and CEO Jan. 1, has told LambtonShield.com that attracting more Aboriginal students to the college is one of the school's key objectives. In this second of a five-part series, Morris, who replaced Tony Hanlon as president, outlined that strategy, one of three she'll be pushing for [...]