Fleming College Board of Governors meeting

The Fleming College Board of Governors will meet on Wednesday, December 1 at 3:30 p.m. in the Scholfield Boardroom, Room 5920 at the Sutherland Campus of Fleming College, 599 Brealey Dr. in Peterborough.

Please note there will be a festive greeting from the Board of Governors in the main foyer of the campus at 12:30 p.m. This is an opportunity for the college community to meet the members of the 2010-11 Board of Governors and the 2010 Premier’s Awards nominees.

Located in the heart of Central Ontario, Fleming College has campus locations in Peterborough, Lindsay, Cobourg and Haliburton. Named for famous Canadian inventor and engineer Sir Sandford Fleming, the college features more than 90 full-time programs in Business and Technology, Continuing Education and Skilled Trades, Environmental and Natural Resource Sciences, Visual Arts, Education, Health and Wellness, and Law, Justice and Community Services. Fleming College has more than 6,000 full-time and 10,000 part-time students, and 58,000 alumni.

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For more information:
Laura Copeland, Communications Officer, 705-749-5530 x 1370 or copeland@flemingc.on.ca

Symposium on electrical safety

Peterborough ON – (November 3, 2010) – Fleming College is inviting the public to attend the second annual Fleming Electrical Safety Symposium, which will feature a keynote address from Dr. Joel Fish, Medical Director of the Hospital for Sick Children Burn Centre.With interesting guest speakers as well as information on electrical safety, the symposium will be held Wednesday, Nov. 10, 3 to 5 p.m. at Sutherland Campus, 599 Brealey Dr. in Peterborough.

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Atlantic salmon release

Students from C.R. Gummow Public School in Cobourg lent a helping hand to the Fleming Fish Hatchery, assisting in the release of about 500 Atlantic salmon fingerlings into the Cobourg Creek at the Laurie Lawson Outdoor Education Centre on Oct. 26.

The release was part of a week-long effort by the hatchery to release approximately 26,000 of the 10-month-old fish as part of the Lake Ontario Atlantic Salmon Restoration Project.

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