Algonquin aids those affected by fire

Long-term care plans for those impacted by the fire at 4 Deerfield Dr. on April 18 are now in the works. Algonquin has opened its doors, offering up 40 rooms for stay at the college’s residence. Coordination efforts between the college and Minto properties have since accommodated...

Jazan not so bad

Across the Atlantic Ocean, Algonquin students are writing finals as another semester comes to a close. The Jazan campus in Saudi Arabia opened its door to students in September 2015 and is home to a possible 2000 at capacity. That may seem somewhat small compared to Algonquin’s...

UPDATE: Algonquin here to help Deerfield fire homeless

Update from Algonquin College President Cheryl Jensen on the Deerfield fire relief: As of Monday, 65 individuals had reached out to seek the College’s support, with over 40 now safely set up in Residence. Following Saturday's traumatic fire on Deerfield Drive, any student still...

Young entrepreneurs practice sales skills

#SellIt event helps student magnates sell products at Algonquin Algonquin’s AC Market #SellIt event offered three groups of student entrepreneurs the chance to market their products to the masses in the Commons on March 26.

Vet students help pets find new homes

  Going to class and making a difference go hand in hand with the veterinary technician program, now in its seventh year of their partnership with the Society for the prevention of Cruelty to Animals.

What the F-building?

Empty structure being used for storage because it is unsafe for occupancy   F-Building, on Algonquin’s Woodroffe campus, is in such poor shape that it is no longer safe for occupancy, according to a Physical Resources manager.

Gala honours pro-bono students

Between going to school full-time, two part-time jobs and two internships, Stacey Kelly still finds time to volunteer on and off campus.
Posted On 03 Apr 2015

Croissants win first place in baking competition

  Shayna Kropft did not always know she wanted to be a baker. But with a passion for art and creating things with her hands she ended up in Algonquin’s baking and pastry arts program. Kropft recently won overall winner and first place for bread and croissants in Algonquin’s...

Algonquin, Carleton make agreements official

The two presidents of Algonquin and Carleton University signed a transfer credit agreement March 12.

Cord gets cut on wireless program

  The college has suspended a program with what is being called “a lack of due process and public input.” Jack Wilson, Ontario Public Service Employees Union local 415 vice president and professor in the Police and Public Service Institute, says that suspending the...
Posted On 03 Apr 2015