Fleming News

Sustainable Building program’s green energy features on display at free community event

Haliburton ON – (September 12, 2014) – Fleming College’s Sustainable Building Design and Construction program will be part of a free provincewide doors open event next month. The Sustainable Building program, located at the Haliburton Campus, is partnering with Haliburton Solar and Wind and Abbey Gardens Community Trust to co-host Green Energy Doors Open at Continue Reading

Frost Campus sustainability to be featured at Green Energy Doors Open

City of Kawartha Lakes ON – (September 10, 2014) – Fleming College’s Frost Campus will showcase its sustainable energy features as part of a free provincewide event on Saturday, Oct. 4 – Green Energy Doors Open. That day, the Frost Campus will offer public tours of its Technology Wing between 10 a.m. and noon. The Continue Reading

Brian L. Desbiens Community Service Awards – Call for Nominations

Fleming College is seeking nominations for its award program that recognizes outstanding service to the community. The Brian L. Desbiens Community Service Awards are handed out annually – one to a Fleming College employee (internal) and one to a member of the public (external). The awards were created to recognize citizens who have demonstrated outstanding Continue Reading

First graduates of Fleming College’s Manufacturing Operations Certificate

Cobourg ON – (Sept. 4, 2014) – Fleming College recently celebrated the first graduates of its Manufacturing Operations Certificate (MOC) program. The 11 students completed the program through the Cobourg Campus. They represent a number of Northumberland County companies including: Structural Panels, Akzo Nobel, Lorenz Conveying, CamTran and Dart Cups. The MOC was designed in Continue Reading

CAWT partnering with Noble Purification on new euglena biofiltration prototype

The Centre for Alternative Wastewater Treatment (CAWT) will partner with Peterborough-based Noble Purification to complete a large-scale biofiltration prototype to treat wastewater using euglena, an algae-like organism. The CAWT is a water research facility located at Fleming College’s Frost Campus. It offers research and commercialization services to the water and wastewater industry. Created through investments from the Canada Foundation for Continue Reading

Part-time studies for a full-time life: Continuing Education

Peterborough ON – (Sept. 3, 2014) – Fleming College’s fall Continuing Education calendar is now available and showcases the range of courses and certificates that offer professional development opportunities. Many of these can be taken online, which gives participants the flexibility to study when and where it fits into their schedule. One such certificate, the Continue Reading

Frost Student Association launches Lindsay-Peterborough shuttle bus

The Frost Student Association located in Lindsay, Ontario is launching a new shuttle bus connecting the Lindsay and Peterborough Fleming Campuses. The FSA Shuttle was voted in a student referendum last spring, as the shuttle is funded by Frost student fees. The $50/year per student will be paid with tuition, much like the Alumni Fee. Continue Reading

New Orientation event welcomes students to Fleming College

Peterborough ON – (Aug. 28, 2014) – Fleming College’s school year will kick off with a new orientation event for incoming students. The Fleming KO (Knights Orientation) features a greater focus on school spirit, creating a memorable welcome for new students. The event will take place throughout the day on Tuesday, Sept. 2 at the Continue Reading

Board of Governors elects Chair and Vice-Chairs, appoints new members

Peterborough ON – (August 28, 2014) – The Board of Governors of Sir Sandford Fleming College is pleased to announce the election of Joan Ross as Board Chair for a one-year term beginning Sept. 1, 2014. Lori Sutcliffe-Geens and Dana Merrett were elected Vice-Chairs for a similar one-year term. Joan Ross was appointed to the Continue Reading

ECE Toddler Program: interactive learning for children and families

Peterborough ON – (Aug. 20, 2014) – Early Childhood Education (ECE) students from Fleming College are welcoming families to the 2014 Interactive Learning with Toddlers and Families program. The program is aimed at children 12 to 30 months of age and their parents/caregivers. Each week the toddlers will take part in a natural, developmentally appropriate, Continue Reading