Fleming News

Fleming College a partner in new initiative to help students find jobs

NEWS RELEASE FROM THE MINISTRY OF TRAINING, COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES:   Ontario is helping university and college students find good jobs by expanding access to leading-edge technology that provides timely labour market information and connections to business. Magnet, an innovative career-networking platform, uses technology developed in partnership with Ryerson University’s Digital Media Zone to collect Continue Reading

Fleming Serves – United Way Day of Caring

Fleming College students participated in the third annual Fleming Serves United Way Day of Caring on Saturday, Sept. 20. The day was a wonderful success, with students contributing over 250 hours of volunteer time for local non-profit agencies. Students from the Sutherland Campus spread out across Peterborough to volunteer with agencies – Youth Emergency Shelter, Continue Reading

New programs spur enrolment growth at Haliburton School of The Arts

Haliburton ON – (September 22, 2014) – Fleming College’s Haliburton Campus has seen a significant increase in new students this fall. First semester enrolment at the campus is up 10.4% over the same time last year. The campus, home to the Haliburton School of The Arts (HSTA), recently launched two new programs, which is helping Continue Reading

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