As part of Jennifer’s trip out west, she stayed, toured and explored all things Fairmont Hotels and Resorts, including Fairmont Chateau Whistler, Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge, Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise, and Fairmont Banff Springs, connecting with industry leaders.
“A career in Hospitality offers endless opportunities for
career growth and development into leadership and management roles, networking,
travel and adventure,” Jennifer says.
Fleming’s Hospitality – Hotel and Restaurant Operations program
provides students with hands-on training and experiential learning needed to be
Check out what inspired our graduates and students to take the leap and head out west to jump start their careers.
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Is travel, adventure and meeting new people part of your career
plan? Learn how Fleming’s Hospitality Program will provide you with the
transferable skills needed to succeed in the high-demand, worldwide
stand, located at 50 Mary Street W., runs each Tuesday from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
throughout the growing season while supplies last. Freshly harvested veggies,
fruits and herbs will be available for purchase.
garden is a living lab providing our students with an invaluable, hands-on
education and an experience that travels far outside the classroom,” said
Fleming College President Maureen Adamson. “The work they are doing in Edwin
Binney’s Community Garden benefits not only the students but the entire region.
As many homes struggle with rising grocery bills, Fleming students are helping
to supply fresh, nutritious food to the community.”
garden plot was once an empty, unused lot owned by Crayola Canada.
just four years, Fleming’s Sustainable Agriculture diploma and post-graduate
students have helped turn the once vacant lot into a thriving community garden
with a robust irrigation system and more than 100 fruit trees.
its first year, Fleming students and faculty with the Sustainable Agriculture
Technician program helped produced 5,500 lbs. of fresh produce. Last year that
yield increased to 16,264 lbs. of healthy fruits and vegetables.
of that produce makes its way to 20 agencies and 10 foodbanks throughout the
City of Kawartha Lakes. The United Way, supported by Fleming College, has also
implemented three pilot projects which provide produce to nearly 300 people
living in rent-geared-to-income housing who are identified as being at risk for
garden also provides co-op placements for students and has created employment
opportunities for summer students.
Fleming College respectfully acknowledges that we are situated on
Michi Saagiig Anishinaabeg lands and territory. 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 100 full-time programs in Arts and
Heritage, Business, Environmental and Natural Resource Sciences, General Arts
and Sciences, Health and Wellness, Justice and Community Development, Skilled
Trades and Technology, and Continuing Education. Fleming College has more than
6,800 full-time and 10,000 part-time students, and 80,000 alumni.