The Fleming News

New programs at Fleming College

Fleming College will offer five new diploma and certificate programs to students in September 2011. With the continued growth in skilled trades enrolment at Fleming, the college will add two new programs to this area – Plumbing Techniques and Heating, Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Technician (HRAC). Plumbing Techniques, an Ontario college certificate program, is offered Continue Reading

Grandmothers to share HIV/AIDS advocacy efforts with students

Two local grandmothers will bring their message of fundraising and advocacy for HIV/AIDS projects in Africa to Fleming College on Monday, Feb. 7. The event, Tea with the Grannies, will feature Bernice Standen and Nancy Martin from the Peterborough Chapter of the Stephen Lewis Foundation “Grandmothers to Grandmothers” project. The women will share their latest Continue Reading

Ministry of the Environment announces funding for source water protection

Minister of the Environment John Wilkinson visited the Frost Campus on Jan. 26 to announce funding of $7 million annually for four years for source water protection in Ontario. Mr. Wilkinson made the announcement at the Centre for Alternative Wastewater Treatment (CAWT). The CAWT has received $150,000 of that funding to conduct research on floating Continue Reading

Israel's Consul General speaks to business students

Fleming College and the School of Business, Computing and Hospitality hosted a very important visitor at the Sutherland Campus on Jan. 24, 2011. Fulford’s Restaurant was the scene for a standing room only crowd wanting to hear from, and see, Israel’s Consul General speak to business students concerning international relations, the economic relations between Canada and Israel, Continue Reading

Israel’s Consul General speaks to business students

Fleming College and the School of Business, Computing and Hospitality hosted a very important visitor at the Sutherland Campus on Jan. 24, 2011. Fulford’s Restaurant was the scene for a standing room only crowd wanting to hear from, and see, Israel’s Consul General speak to business students concerning international relations, the economic relations between Canada and Israel, Continue Reading

March Break computer animation camp inspires creativity

Creativity, collaboration and imagination will form the foundation of Fleming College’s 2011 March Break Animation Camp. For children aged eight to 14, the camp runs Mar. 14-18. The cost is $281.70 per child. The camp will also be offered in the summer – July 18-22 and July 25-29. Children will be encouraged to apply their Continue Reading

Board of Governors meeting

The Fleming College Board of Governors will meet on Wednesday, January 26 at 2 p.m. in Room 321 at the Cobourg Campus of Fleming College, 1005 Elgin St. W. in Cobourg. Located in the heart of Central Ontario, Fleming College has campus locations in Peterborough, Lindsay, Cobourg and Haliburton. Named for famous Canadian inventor and Continue Reading

New performing arts camp at Cobourg Campus

New in 2011, Fleming College’s Cobourg Campus will host a March Break performing arts camp for children aged eight to 12. Taught by entertainment professionals Daniel Matmor and Heidi von Palleske, the camp will take place from Mar. 14 to 18. The camp runs from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. each day, and costs $266.25 Continue Reading

Open House for new Community Integration Through Cooperative Education program

An Open House for Fleming College’s new Community Integration Through Cooperative Education (CICE) program will take place on Thursday, Jan. 20 from 7-8 p.m. in room 374 of the Sutherland Campus (599 Brealey Dr. in Peterborough). The CICE program is open to adults with Developmental Disabilities, Autism Spectrum Disorder, Mild Intellectual Disabilities or Brain Injury and provides Continue Reading

International Culinary Festival at Fleming College

Fleming College is once again hosting the International Culinary Festival on Wednesday, Feb. 23 at the Sutherland Campus. Guests will experience culinary excellence, created by the faculty and students of the Fleming College Culinary Department. Taste food samplings from 10 different destinations from around the world including:   Italy, France, New Zealand, Portugal, Scotland, Belize, South Africa, Continue Reading