Fleming News

Fleming College Board of Governors recruiting new members

Peterborough ON – (March 3, 2015) – Fleming College’s Board of Governors is recruiting new members to fill two upcoming vacancies. Each appointment is for three years, starting Sept. 1, 2015, with eligibility for an additional three-year term. Applications are encouraged from interested and qualified individuals from the communities of Peterborough and the City of Continue Reading

Enjoy a creative escape this summer at Haliburton School of The Arts

Registration opens March 2 for Haliburton School of The Arts summer courses Haliburton ON – (February 27, 2015) – An affordable, creative escape for individuals of all ages is available in the beautiful Haliburton Highlands at Fleming College’s Haliburton School of The Arts. The inspiring surroundings and array of arts courses kindle a creative vigour Continue Reading

Local Food Box thrives at Frost Campus

By Colin Sober-Williams, Technician, Sustainable Agriculture Co-op program: In launching the Local Food Box Pilot, the Sustainable Agriculture class has been working hard to make local food more available to the Frost Campus community. The boxes provide convenient bi-weekly deliveries from February to April to staff and students that signed up at the beginning of the Continue Reading

Accounting students hosting free tax preparation clinics

Peterborough ON – (February 24, 2015) – Fleming College Business Administration – Accounting students will host free tax preparation clinics for community members next month. The tax clinics, which help individuals prepare returns, will take place at both the Sutherland Campus in Peterborough and the Frost Campus in Lindsay. The clinics are open to students as well as Continue Reading

Professional development training at Cobourg Campus

Peterborough ON – (February 20, 2015) – With spring on its way, Fleming College has a range of upcoming workshops available for both employers and employees to upgrade and refresh their skills. Manufacturing Operations Certificate The Cobourg Campus will offer the Manufacturing Operations Certificate program, beginning on March 25.  The program provides relevant, up-to-date and Continue Reading

Fleming College Culinary programs to host Cast Iron Chef Competition

Peterborough ON – (February 19, 2015) – High school students will be battling it out in the kitchen next month as they vie to become Fleming College’s next Cast Iron Chef. Students in the college’s Culinary programs will host a Cast Iron Chef Competition on Thursday, March 5, 2015 at Fulford’s Restaurant. Three mixed teams Continue Reading

See student talent in action at the Community Innovation Forum

Fleming College, Trent University, the Trent Centre for Community-Based Education, and the Greater Peterborough Innovation Cluster are hosting the Community Innovation Forum (CIF) on Thursday, March 26, 2015 at the Peterborough Golf and Country Club. The CIF is an initiative designed to provide talented and motivated students with visibility in the local business, government and Continue Reading

Professional development workshops available at Fleming College

Peterborough ON – (February 18, 2015) – Springtime offers a sense of renewal and Fleming College has a range of upcoming workshops available for both employers and employees to upgrade and refresh their skills. Eight professional development and management workshops are being offered through Fleming Customized Training at the Sutherland Campus in Peterborough: – Behavioural Continue Reading

International Kitchen celebrates Chinese New Year

Peterborough ON – (February 13, 2015) – International and Canadian students at Fleming College will prepare, cook and eat a meal together in celebration of Chinese New Year. Twenty-five students will take part in Fleming’s International Kitchen, an event that encourages social and cultural interaction between domestic and international students at the college. The International Continue Reading

Haliburton School of The Arts sees winter enrolment increase

Haliburton ON – (February 11, 2015) – The Haliburton School of The Arts (HSTA) has seen strong growth in new students this winter with several of its programs exceeding enrolment expectations. Last month, Fleming welcomed 60 new students to five arts programs at the Haliburton Campus. One in particular, Artist Blacksmith, is usually offered only Continue Reading