Fleming News

The First Nation and Métis community welcomes you to Nogojiwanong (Peterborough)

Peterborough ON – (September 19, 2014) – In the spirit of working together,  the local post-secondary institutions and Peterborough Indigenous community organizations have gathered to host a Welcoming Celebration as a way to welcome new and returning community members to their territory. New students and community members are encouraged to attend! The celebration will take Continue Reading

New safety training will help prepare local business for PHAI contracts

PORT HOPE, ON – Local businesses will soon have the opportunity to enhance their knowledge base and safety skills in preparation for PHAI construction contracts. As the Port Hope Area Initiative (PHAI) ramps up, several major contracts will require a wide variety of construction and other expertise. To help prepare local business to participate, the Continue Reading

Fleming Serves: United Way Day of Caring

Peterborough ON – (Sept. 17, 2013) – Fleming College students will fan out across Peterborough on Saturday, Sept. 20 to put the ‘Fleming Serves’ philosophy into action. Seventy-five Fleming students will spend the day volunteering for the United Way Day of Caring with six non-profit organizations in Peterborough. The students will gather at the Sutherland Continue Reading

Kawartha Trades and Technology Centre and strong international enrolment fuel growth at Fleming College

Peterborough ON – (September 17, 2014) – Fleming College is welcoming significantly more new students to its campuses this year than in 2013. The college has expanded its first-semester intake by 3% over last September to more than 3,300 students. The School of Trades and Technology has contributed to substantial growth among domestic students. The Continue Reading

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