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Sarnia Observer
Rayjon looks to the futurehe said. Rayjon's efforts have touched the hearts of those living outside Sarn
Rayjon looks to the future
Sarnia Observer / Posted 20 hours ago
he said. Rayjon's efforts have touched the hearts of those living outside Sarnia-Lambton as well. Staff and students of Georgian College have been visiting Rayjon communities regularly for close to 20 years to offer medical clinics and train... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Take back the nightANDREW PHILIPS/SPECIAL TO THE PACKET & TIMES Students and staff from Orillia's
Take back the night
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted yesterday
ANDREW PHILIPS/SPECIAL TO THE PACKET & TIMES Students and staff from Orillia's Georgian College campus participated Wednesday in a Take Back the Night event, which is designed to raise awareness about violence against women while also celebrating... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Explore the tradesAssociation (ODCA) are teaming up with the City of Orillia Economic Development
Explore the trades
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 3 days ago
Association (ODCA) are teaming up with the City of Orillia Economic Development Office, Township of Oro-Medonte and Georgian College to host Explore the Trades, a hands-on tradeshow-style experience that will give local students a look at... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Colton Jones' performance highlights on campus rep(2), Grayson Houghton (2) and Brandon Slade (2). The Brock men’s volleyball sp
Colton Jones' performance highlights on campus rep
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 3 days ago
(2), Grayson Houghton (2) and Brandon Slade (2). The Brock men’s volleyball split a pair of preseason games against the Georgian College Grizzlies, with the team’s rookies losing 3-1 and the starters winning 3-0. Top performers for the rookies... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Colton Jones' performance highlights on campus rep(2), Grayson Houghton (2) and Brandon Slade (2). The Brock men’s volleyball sp
Colton Jones' performance highlights on campus rep
Welland Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
(2), Grayson Houghton (2) and Brandon Slade (2). The Brock men’s volleyball split a pair of preseason games against the Georgian College Grizzlies, with the team’s rookies losing 3-1 and the starters winning 3-0. Top performers for the rookies... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Colton Jones' performance highlights on campus rep(2), Grayson Houghton (2) and Brandon Slade (2). The Brock men’s volleyball sp
Colton Jones' performance highlights on campus rep
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 3 days ago
(2), Grayson Houghton (2) and Brandon Slade (2). The Brock men’s volleyball split a pair of preseason games against the Georgian College Grizzlies, with the team’s rookies losing 3-1 and the starters winning 3-0. Top performers for the rookies... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Georgian receives co-op accreditationGeorgian College has received accreditation for 12 of its co-operative educatio
Georgian receives co-op accreditation
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 8 days ago
Georgian College has received accreditation for 12 of its co-operative education programs from the Canadian Association for Co-operative Education (CAFCE). Georgian is the first college in Ontario to achieve this accreditation. CAFCE accreditation... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Building targeted for new lifefor almost 12 years. In addition to being a neat place to set up shop temporar
Building targeted for new life
Barrie Examiner / Posted 8 days ago
for almost 12 years. In addition to being a neat place to set up shop temporarily, the chamber has joined forces with Georgian College and the City of Barrie to run a Train and Technology Expo on Nov. 16 in the former Target warehouse... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
College students receive fire lessonBlack smoke poured from a pan of oil left on a hot stove at Georgian College on
College students receive fire lesson
Barrie Examiner / Posted 8 days ago
Black smoke poured from a pan of oil left on a hot stove at Georgian College on Wednesday. More than 200 students watched and waited for the pan to hit 480 degrees Fahrenheit – the temperature canola oil ignites – to see what would happen next. A... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Wilkins racking up medalson the weekend. When not competing, Wilkins will be assisting with the first i
Wilkins racking up medals
Barrie Examiner / Posted 8 days ago
on the weekend. When not competing, Wilkins will be assisting with the first intercollegiate bowling team right here at Georgian College. He attended Urbana University in Ohio on a bowling scholarship and competed at the intercollegiate level... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Fire drill at Georgian CollegeBarrie firefighters and Georgian College are holding a large-scale fire drill a
Fire drill at Georgian College
Barrie Examiner / Posted 9 days ago
Barrie firefighters and Georgian College are holding a large-scale fire drill and live burn demonstration Wednesday morning to ensure students are prepared for emergencies. The college will hold a fire drill and, after evacuating, students will be... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Opening golf tournament cancelledwhen they host the Georgian Invitational at Heritage Hills Golf Club, located i
Opening golf tournament cancelled
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 9 days ago
when they host the Georgian Invitational at Heritage Hills Golf Club, located in Oro-Medonte Township at 367 Line 1 S. Georgian College will also play host to this year's OCAA golf championships. The event, being held Oct. 3-5, will see the... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Fire drill, burn demoBarrie firefighters and Georgian College are holding a large-scale fire drill a
Fire drill, burn demo
Barrie Examiner / Posted 9 days ago
Barrie firefighters and Georgian College are holding a large-scale fire drill and live burn demonstration Wednesday morning to ensure students are prepared for emergencies. The college will hold a fire drill and, after evacuating, students will be... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Opening golf tournament cancelledwhen they host the Georgian Invitational at Heritage Hills Golf Club, located i
Opening golf tournament cancelled
Barrie Examiner / Posted 9 days ago
when they host the Georgian Invitational at Heritage Hills Golf Club, located in Oro-Medonte Township at 367 Line 1 S. Georgian College will also play host to this year's OCAA golf championships. The event, being held Oct. 3-5, will see the... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Nighthawks earn pre-season victorySubmitted photo The Orillia Secondary School Nighthawks took flight at the new
Nighthawks earn pre-season victory
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 10 days ago
Submitted photo The Orillia Secondary School Nighthawks took flight at the new artificial turf field at Georgian College in Barrie Friday, earning a 27-14 pre-season victory over Eastview Secondary School of Barrie. Quarterback Scott Thompson... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Solar array, car-charging bay are 'teaching tools'A new electric vehicle charging station and solar array at Georgian College's O
Solar array, car-charging bay are 'teaching tools'
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 10 days ago
A new electric vehicle charging station and solar array at Georgian College's Owen Sound campus will not only benefit the environment but the college's students as well. “This system is certainly going to offset our carbon footprint and lower the... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Georgian thinking internationalLast year when Shweta Mumgai arrived at Georgian College, the international stu
Georgian thinking international
Barrie Examiner / Posted 13 days ago
Last year when Shweta Mumgai arrived at Georgian College, the international student office was small, dark and cramped. As students in the college’s big data and analytics program, the 21-year-old Mumgai, and her friend Samatha Reddy, 27, were two... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Georgian thinking internationalLast year when Shweta Mumgai arrived at Georgian College, the international stu
Georgian thinking international
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 13 days ago
Last year when Shweta Mumgai arrived at Georgian College, the international student office was small, dark and cramped. As students in the college’s big data and analytics program, the 21-year-old Mumgai, and her friend Samatha Reddy, 27, were two... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Sky Blues hungry for morealso the coach of the Georigan College men’s rugby team, says Barrie is making
Sky Blues hungry for more
Barrie Examiner / Posted 13 days ago
also the coach of the Georigan College men’s rugby team, says Barrie is making great strides already. “If you look at the Georgian College roster, there’s probably 12 kids who are going to be on that roster that played for our club this summer,"... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Goodwill shines through at GeorgianThere was no appearance by Mr. Bojangles, but that didn’t stop Georgian College
Goodwill shines through at Georgian
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 15 days ago
There was no appearance by Mr. Bojangles, but that didn’t stop Georgian College students from raising funds for charity Wednesday. Orillia campus students set up car washes throughout the city to collect money for Cystic Fibrosis (CF)... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
College rolls out turf fieldA field of dreams became a reality for Georgian College students and the Barrie
College rolls out turf field
Barrie Examiner / Posted 16 days ago
A field of dreams became a reality for Georgian College students and the Barrie community on Tuesday. The local campus is now home to a new artificial turf sports field. The Georgian College Students’ Association (GCSA) funded the $1.5-million... Read more
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Collingwood Enterprise-Bulletin
Georgian unveils new strategic planGeorgian College now has a multi-pronged plan its board and senior officials sa
Georgian unveils new strategic plan
Collingwood Enterprise-Bulletin / Posted 17 days ago
Georgian College now has a multi-pronged plan its board and senior officials say will help take it to the next level. “You need a clear focus on where your institution is going,” said Georgian president and CEO MaryLynn West-Moynes. “I think this... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Georgian unveils new strategic planGeorgian College now has a multi-pronged plan its board and senior officials sa
Georgian unveils new strategic plan
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 17 days ago
Georgian College now has a multi-pronged plan its board and senior officials say will help take it to the next level. “You need a clear focus on where your institution is going,” said Georgian president and CEO MaryLynn West-Moynes. “I think this... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Georgian unveils new strategic planGeorgian College now has a multi-pronged plan its board and senior officials sa
Georgian unveils new strategic plan
Barrie Examiner / Posted 17 days ago
Georgian College now has a multi-pronged plan its board and senior officials say will help take it to the next level. “You need a clear focus on where your institution is going,” said Georgian president and CEO MaryLynn West-Moynes. “I think this... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Basketball tryouts start tonightTryouts for the Georgian Grizzlies men's and women's basketball teams will be h
Basketball tryouts start tonight
Barrie Examiner / Posted 17 days ago
Tryouts for the Georgian Grizzlies men's and women's basketball teams will be held this week. All full-time Georgian College students are eligible to participate in Grizzlies varsity tryouts. If interested in playing for Georgian's basketball... Read more
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Collingwood Enterprise-Bulletin
Runner shares her passionher previous marathon run by 35 minutes. “It was a big improvement.” Foisy, 3
Runner shares her passion
Collingwood Enterprise-Bulletin / Posted 21 days ago
her previous marathon run by 35 minutes. “It was a big improvement.” Foisy, 32, ran competitively at Queen’s University, Georgian College, in high school in track and cross-country in distances from 1,500 metres up to marathon. After university,... Read more
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CBC.ca
Aboriginal court worker helps 'wandering souls' find the 'right path'one of his "biggest assets" as a court support worker. He connected with his c
Aboriginal court worker helps 'wandering souls' find the 'right path'
CBC.ca / Posted 22 days ago
one of his "biggest assets" as a court support worker. He connected with his culture in his mid-20s when he attended Georgian College in Barrie. "If you grow up without that sense of identity, then it's difficult. You're always that... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Reconnecting with rural rootsefforts. I think many downtown merchants are grateful students pass through dai
Reconnecting with rural roots
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 22 days ago
efforts. I think many downtown merchants are grateful students pass through daily on the buses. Having as many students at Georgian College sweetens the pot in many respects, but we have been a little slow to capitalize on the presence of so many... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Fun and games at Georgian CollegeThe school year began at Georgian College in Barrie on Tuesday with some fun an
Fun and games at Georgian College
Barrie Examiner / Posted 23 days ago
The school year began at Georgian College in Barrie on Tuesday with some fun and games. After receiving an official welcome, orientation day fun included a spirit parade, pizza lunch, plus a 'party at the park' featuring bubble soccer and the... Read more
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Collingwood Enterprise-Bulletin
Millennials ready to trade upabout apprenticeship opportunities. “I'd say it was closer to 5%,” said Mac Gr
Millennials ready to trade up
Collingwood Enterprise-Bulletin / Posted 25 days ago
about apprenticeship opportunities. “I'd say it was closer to 5%,” said Mac Greaves, associate dean of apprenticeships at Georgian College's Midland and Bracebridge campuses. “Most parents have no idea what apprenticeship is really... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Millennials ready to trade upabout apprenticeship opportunities. “I'd say it was closer to 5%,” said Mac Gr
Millennials ready to trade up
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 25 days ago
about apprenticeship opportunities. “I'd say it was closer to 5%,” said Mac Greaves, associate dean of apprenticeships at Georgian College's Midland and Bracebridge campuses. “Most parents have no idea what apprenticeship is really... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Millennials ready to trade upabout apprenticeship opportunities. “I'd say it was closer to 5%,” said Mac Gr
Millennials ready to trade up
Barrie Examiner / Posted 25 days ago
about apprenticeship opportunities. “I'd say it was closer to 5%,” said Mac Greaves, associate dean of apprenticeships at Georgian College's Midland and Bracebridge campuses. “Most parents have no idea what apprenticeship is really... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Moving daytradition. Vehicles packed with boxes and carrying students, parents and suppl
Moving day
Barrie Examiner / Posted 25 days ago
tradition. Vehicles packed with boxes and carrying students, parents and supplies headed to the residence at Barrie's Georgian College on Sunday from all over Ontario and beyond for the official 'move in' day. Approximately 500 students move... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Fire safety lessons for studentsService sent out numerous humourous tweets welcoming college students on Friday
Fire safety lessons for students
Barrie Examiner / Posted 27 days ago
Service sent out numerous humourous tweets welcoming college students on Friday. As parents dropped off their children at Georgian College student residences, fire safety may have been the last thing on their minds. “He's a better cook than my... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
New sponsor for Terriersmy future on track. I'm really happy to be home." While he pursues a degree in
New sponsor for Terriers
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 27 days ago
my future on track. I'm really happy to be home." While he pursues a degree in civil engineering at the Orillia campus of Georgian College, his goal is to play his final two years of junior hockey in Orillia and help the team reach the Promised... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Burl's Creek an economic boost: CHAMBER WIREDarea. In 2015, the Boots and Hearts Music Festival sold out every hotel in Bar
Burl's Creek an economic boost: CHAMBER WIRED
Barrie Examiner / Posted 28 days ago
area. In 2015, the Boots and Hearts Music Festival sold out every hotel in Barrie, earning the city's 11 hotels and Georgian College rentals more than $3.7 million, with similar results anticipated this year. The massive economic impact of... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Discussing the tragedy of suicidesupports. The Simcoe County Suicide Awareness Council has partnered with the Ca
Discussing the tragedy of suicide
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 29 days ago
supports. The Simcoe County Suicide Awareness Council has partnered with the Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA) and Georgian College in Barrie to provide a 20-week psychoeducational/psychosocial program for anyone over 16 years of age who... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Discussing the tragedy of suicidesupports. The Simcoe County Suicide Awareness Council has partnered with the Ca
Discussing the tragedy of suicide
Barrie Examiner / Posted 29 days ago
supports. The Simcoe County Suicide Awareness Council has partnered with the Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA) and Georgian College in Barrie to provide a 20-week psychoeducational/psychosocial program for anyone over 16 years of age who... Read more
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Goderich Signal-Star
Coop Gallery welcomes September guest artistSilvana Virdiramo Vettese came to an art career following a busy life raising h
Coop Gallery welcomes September guest artist
Goderich Signal-Star / Posted 30 days ago
Silvana Virdiramo Vettese came to an art career following a busy life raising her four children. She enrolled in art at Georgian College, where she studied for three years, commuting daily from her home in Walkerton. After a recent visit to meet... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Praise for Harper upon resignationyears of public service, but in particular his support for projects throughout
Praise for Harper upon resignation
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 1 months ago
years of public service, but in particular his support for projects throughout Simcoe County. As examples, Brown cited the Georgian College expansion, the Lake Simcoe clean-up fund, the downtown Barrie performing arts centre, Lake Simcoe Regional... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Praise for Harper upon resignationyears of public service, but in particular his support for projects throughout
Praise for Harper upon resignation
Barrie Examiner / Posted 1 months ago
years of public service, but in particular his support for projects throughout Simcoe County. As examples, Brown cited the Georgian College expansion, the Lake Simcoe clean-up fund, the downtown Barrie performing arts centre, Lake Simcoe Regional... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Central sale not a done dealafter a failed partnership request for proposal submitted to the school board i
Central sale not a done deal
Barrie Examiner / Posted 1 months ago
after a failed partnership request for proposal submitted to the school board in January 2014 by a consortium that included Georgian College, YMCA of Simcoe/Muskoka, the Kilmer Group and EDEV of Toronto. That proposal was rejected by the board in... Read more

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