Fleming News

Police Foundations program to present inaugural Oustanding Police Officer Service Award

Peterborough ON – (March 26, 2015) – Students and faculty from Fleming College’s Police Foundations program will honour three area police officers with the Outstanding Police Officer Service Award at a special event on Monday, March 30. This new, annual award was developed in response to the June 2014 tragedy in Moncton where three RCMP Continue Reading

Students’ applied projects on display at Community Innovation Forum

Entrepreneurship focus for annual student showcase Thursday at PGCC featuring keynote by Trent Chancellor Don Tapscott Community based research and applied learning projects will be on display at the annual Community Innovation Forum (CIF): Knowledge and Talent in Action Showcase, co-hosted by Fleming College, Trent University, Trent Community Research Centre and the Greater Peterborough Innovation Continue Reading

Global launch of Mobile Monday at Fleming College

MEDIA RELEASE FROM THE MOBILE INSTITUTE: On Monday, March 23, Peterborough will be joining more than 140 Mobile Monday cities world-wide to explore and showcase mobile innovations in the local economy. Peterborough’s inaugural event will be held at Fleming College in the Steele Centre Pub from 4:30 to 7:00 p.m.   There will be a presentation “PTBO Continue Reading

Crafting Sustainability Conference

Crafting Sustainability is a two-day conference taking place this weekend, March 14-15, that will bring together makers, researchers, educators, and students to explore the pairing of craft and sustainable practice.   The conference is organized by Craft Ontario as well as the Material Art and Design Department at OCAD University, and is sponsored, in part, Continue Reading

Student Spotlight: James Lightle

James Lightle is a student in the Sculpture program at the Haliburton Campus. He is a former soldier who was injured in Afghanistan and now suffers from PTSD. Read about his journey discovering art as therapy: I had been a soldier for 14 years prior to enrolling at the Haliburton School of The Arts. I Continue Reading

Sheila Watt-Cloutier keynote speaker at student-run conference

Nobel Peace Prize nominee to speak at Changing Climate Changing Communities conference at Fleming College’s Frost Campus City of Kawartha Lakes ON – (March 11, 2015) – Nobel Peace Prize nominee and author Sheila Watt-Cloutier will be the keynote speaker at an upcoming conference at Fleming College’s Frost Campus.   The Changing Climate Changing Communities Continue Reading

Fleming College presents Canada Coast-to-Coast: A Gastronomic Experience

Peterborough ON – (March 10, 2015) – A cross-country trip for your taste buds and for your funny bone, Fleming College is pleased to present CANADA COAST-TO-COAST: A Gastronomic Experience. Community members are invited to the Kawartha Trades and Technology Centre on Friday, April 17, 2015 for dinner, served up with a side of comedy. Continue Reading

Frost Campus: Master Planning Project Underway

A campus master planning project for the Frost Campus is officially underway. The new Frost Campus Master Plan will aim to answer the question: What will Frost Campus look like in 2035 and beyond? It will outline a vision for the use and development of campus property and buildings into the future. The process will involve consultation sessions with Continue Reading

Peterborough Police Chief to present on police ethics at Fleming College

  The Fleming SAC Guest Speaker Series continues this month with Chief Murray Rodd Peterborough ON – (March 9, 2015) – Ethics in Policing will be the topic of the next Fleming Talks, Fleming Student Administrative Council’s (SAC) Guest Speaker Series. Fleming SAC will welcome Peterborough Police Service Chief Murray Rodd to present on police ethics. Chief Continue Reading

New spring start for Heating, Refrigeration and Air Conditioning program

Peterborough ON – (March 6, 2015) – Fleming College’s School of Trades and Technology is launching a spring start for the Heating Refrigeration and Air Conditioning (HRAC) program. The compressed, three-semester diploma program currently offers September and January starts. The new intake for HRAC will start in May 2015 at the Sutherland Campus in Peterborough. Continue Reading