Fleming News

Information for Ontario High School Applicants: OSSTF Labour Disruption

To All Ontario Secondary School Applicants: Fleming College is aware of the current labour disruption by the Ontario Secondary School Teachers’ Federation (OSSTF) in Durham Region, and the potential impact of other ongoing labour negotiations around the province. We appreciate that this may be a stressful time for students and families impacted by the labour Continue Reading

Across-the-board improvements in student satisfaction levels at Fleming College

Peterborough ON – (April 23, 2015) – Fleming College has seen an upward trend in student satisfaction with the quality of its programs, service areas, and facilities, results from a provincewide survey show. The Key Performance Indicator (KPI) survey measures student and graduate satisfaction in a variety of categories, and is administered across the Ontario Continue Reading

Ecosystem Management & Ecological Restoration students present Experimental Design Projects

Testing human urine as a plant fertilizer and measuring the level of contaminants in river water downstream from a former gold mine were just two of the 27 experimental design projects students presented as part of the Ecosystem Monitoring and Assessment course. There are 100 students in the course, all in the fourth semester of Continue Reading

Exchange student brings Brazilian forestry knowledge to Canadian classroom

Students in the Forestry Technician program heard firsthand about Brazil’s diverse climate zones and forests from Brazilian exchange student Rafael Eloy De Souza. Rafael presented his knowledge about the forestry industry in Brazil during Program Coordinator Gerald Guenkel’s Silviculture Lecture on April 13. Rafael came to Fleming 18 months ago to take ESL as part Continue Reading

A Common Thread: Museum Management and Curatorship program exhibit

MEDIA RELEASE FROM THE PETERBOROUGH MUSEUM & ARCHIVES: The Fleming College Museum Management and Curatorship students are excited to announce their upcoming special exhibition, A Common Thread: Our Clothing, Our Stories on display at the Peterborough Museum & Archives (PMA) between April 4 and July 5, 2015. A Common Thread tells the stories of the Continue Reading

Fleming College signs agreement to provide water sector training in India

Peterborough ON – (April 15, 2015) – Fleming College is one of a select few Canadian post-secondary institutions to sign a skills development agreement in conjunction with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s state visit to Canada this week. Leveraging its water and wastewater technology expertise, Fleming College has signed a memorandum of understanding with India’s Continue Reading

Urban Forestry students hosting free public conference on tree health

You and your tree: From the ground up City of Kawartha Lakes ON – (April 14, 2015) – Students in Fleming College’s Urban Forestry Technician program are hosting a free conference for the community on Saturday, April 18 – You and your tree: From the ground up. The students are reaching out to community members Continue Reading

New diploma to degree agreement between Fleming College and Lakehead University

City of Kawartha Lakes ON – (April 14, 2015) – Fleming College’s School of Environmental and Natural Resource Sciences and Lakehead University’s Faculty of Natural Resources Management have signed an agreement that allows Fleming students to graduate with a diploma and a degree in just four years. The agreement applies to five of Fleming’s two-year Continue Reading

I Made It! Student art exhibition at Haliburton School of The Arts

Haliburton ON – (April 9, 2015) – Hammering, sawing and bending metal – most nights Fleming College student, Amanda Snider can be found working in the jewellery studio at the Haliburton Campus as she prepares for I Made It! I Made It! Is the end-of-semester art exhibition hosted by current students in full-time diploma and Continue Reading

New Health, Safety and Environmental Compliance program unique in Canada

City of Kawartha Lakes ON – (April 9, 2015) – A new post-graduate program at Fleming College will train students for careers in workplace health and safety compliance and environmental protection. Health, Safety and Environmental Compliance is a two-semester graduate certificate program that will be offered at the Frost Campus starting in January 2016. No Continue Reading