The Fleming News

Fleming College Completes Master Plan for Sutherland Campus in Peterborough

Fleming College recently completed a comprehensive master plan for its Sutherland Campus in Peterborough. The plan identifies strategies to improve the student and visitor experience in the existing buildings and recommendations to integrate potential n

Strong Enrolment Growth at Fleming College

Fleming College continued to grow in January, experiencing enrolment increases at all campuses. Total enrolment increased by 14% from last January to 5,708 full-time students across all campuses. First semester intake increased over 7% to 915 new students. The skilled trades program area at Fleming continued its strong growth pattern over the last three years Continue Reading

Fleming College Fellowship in Applied Education Award

Fleming College is seeking nominations for the 2010 Fellowship in Applied Education Award.This honorary fellowship was created to recognize citizens who have demonstrated outstanding commitment to, and concern for, their community and the world beyond. Within their career, or through volunteer work, these candidates have put their ideas and skills to practical use for the Continue Reading

Fleming College Students Meet Michelle Obama

Lindsay ON – Fleming College students were surprised to be greeted by First Lady Michelle Obama during a White House tour on Wednesday.32 students from Fleming’s School of Environmental and Natural Resource Sciences in Lindsay were in Washington, D.C. to attend an environmental conference entitled "The New Green Economy".  During a regularly scheduled White House Continue Reading

Fleming to Host Sierra Youth Coalition Conference on Sustainable Campuses

Lindsay ON – Fleming College will host the 5th Annual Conference on Sustainable Campuses at its Frost Campus in Lindsay, home of the college’s School of Environmental and Natural Resource Sciences from January 29th to 31st.Since 1996, The Sierra Youth Coalition (SYC) has been working with over 80 campuses across Canada to implement the Sustainable Continue Reading

Register for Polar Cup 2010

Peterborough ON – January  2, 2010 – Sharpen your skates, grab your friends, and start practicing for the 2010 Polar Cup. Students with the Event Management Program at Fleming College are planning the Polar Cup charity event in Lakefield, Ontario during the Smith Ennismore Lakefield PolarFest festival, February 6, 2010. "Proceeds raised from the Polar Continue Reading

Fleming College Launches Unique Geothermal Drilling Certificate Program

Fleming College continues to expand its portfolio of environmental and sustainablity focused  programs, giving students more career options in emerging environmental industries. Geothermal drillers work in the rapidly expanding area of alternative energy resources, in the field of geothermal energy heating and cooling systems. The Geothermal Drilling program is unique in North America. According to Continue Reading

Fleming Takes Part in Ontario-Wide Research Project

Faculty and students from the Fish and Wildlife program at Fleming College, Frost Campus, will participate in a special research project to study Leptospirosis, a disease found in wildlife and domestic animals. "The exact role of wildlife in this disease in Ontario is an unknown," said Dr. Karen Shearer, a veterinarian who teaches animal pathology Continue Reading

New Blasting Techniques Program at Fleming College a Resounding Success

The Blasting Techniques program at Fleming College is successfully finishing up its first semester. Thirty-three students will be returning to class in January to finish this one-of-a-kind program. Blasters, supervisors and blasting contractors rarely have time or funding to set aside for blaster training. "Finally, people that wish to explore the possibility of joining the Continue Reading

Fleming College Launches New Arts Programs in Cobourg

Cobourg ON – January 5, 2010 – Aspiring actors, photographers and other artists in Northumberland County won’t have to look any further than Fleming College’s Cobourg Campus for learning opportunities. Starting this semester, 28 Continuing Education programs and 20 workshops are available for people interested in photography, acting, painting, health and wellness and music. "The Continue Reading