Market to market entrepreneurship

Students with businesses to showcase their wares in preparation for February Wolf's Den   Entrepreneurship is emerging as one of the key skill sets for success in the unstable job market, and Cheryl Dowell, the co-ordinator for the business management and entrepreneurship...

Algonquin College Student’s Association grills candidates

Metroland Ottawa west reporter Steph Willems, a 2007 graduate of the Algonquin Journalism program, posted this story on the Oct. 15 debate at Algonquin College sponsored by the Students...

Ex-Con with hardened heart seeks softer future

He was wild. That’s how Alex Scantlebury describes himself before prison. Scantlebury, 27, is an ex-convict. He’s also a father, a husband, a student, a writer, and an aspiring public relations professional. He was charged with two counts of conspiracy to sell narcotics after an...

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Burke lifts Thunder

Algonquin victorious over Seneca in second-last game Brandon Burke’s season-high 26 points helped the Thunder men’s basketball team grab a big win over the Seneca Sting on Feb. 20.

Never too late: the 73-year-old student

Retiree enrolls at Algonquin as part-time automotive student   On an average Tuesday or Thursday evening, after the majority of Algonquin’s students have finished their classes for the day and are headed home, 73-year-old Harvey Percival is arriving for class.

Let my leg hairs grow

Lying on my bed in shorts with a big bowl of penne watching some mediocre cartoon movie is my favourite way to relax after a long day. Almost always this routine is interrupted by my mother and brother coming into my room to try and spend time with me so they can talk about...
Posted On 12 Feb 2015

Feature profile: Mike Stasko

For Mike Stasko, a local filmmaker and professor, this year will prove to be the most fulfilling one to date. His love of filmmaking and his passion for teaching have finally brought him to the doorstep of his ultimate dream: combining the two. For Algonquin film lovers, Stasko’s...

New rink has students skating

With the weather getting colder, things on the ice are just heating up. There’s a first time for everything, and this semester you can now hit the ice at Algonquin. Built by students and faculty from the construction and trades programs, taking about 3 weeks to build and cost...

Morgan Spurlock to visit Algonquin

The Algonquin Students’ Association will host an American documentarist best known for his 2004 documentary, Super Size Me on Feb. 10.