Take a peek inside the Niagara College Greenhouse where the dreams of college Horticulture students take root. Listen to professors speak about the program, hear from students about their learning experiences, and meet Greenhouse VIP Basil the cat. The largest facility of its kind in the country, the Niagara College Greenhouse is located at the […]
In Niagara College’s 2012-2013 Knights volleyball season, Shayne Petrusma catapulted into the spotlight with a Canadian College Athletic Association (CCAA) All-Canadian title as well as the college’s Top Male Athlete award, but the NC Paramedic grad has proven to just as focused in the classroom. As a student in NC’s Advanced Care Paramedic program, Shayne […]
Students with a passion for cars rev up for a career in the automotive industry, thanks to Niagara College. Hear from a Motive Power student and faculty member, and learn how NC equips students with the information and experience they need to work on the latest technology.
Making a difference in the community is part of an applied learning experience when it comes to Niagara College’s Many Hands Project. Since 1998, the Project has been reaching out to not-for-profit organizations in the Niagara region for the ultimate win-win-win situation: Renovation Technician and Event Management students gain experience, the charity gains much needed […]
In the culinary world, Saturday night is show time. With packed dining rooms and business at its peak, the heat is on behind the scenes in the kitchen. How do culinary students from Niagara College’s Canadian Food and Wine Institute prep for to the ultimate real-world test? They get ‘Saturday night ready.’
Learning what actions to take that will potentially save a patient’s life is critically important for Practical Nursing students. That’s where Niagara College’s state-of-the-art simulation lab comes in. At the college’s Applied Health Institute, located at its Welland Campus, students have the advantage of testing their skills on simulation mannequins before encountering real life patients.
The Niagara College Dental Clinic isn’t only a state-of-the-art facility that provides services to area residents, it’s a high-tech learning environment for students. Those enrolled in the college’s Dental Assisting and Dental Hygiene programs gain hands-on experience working with professional dentists and real clients, while Dental Office Administration students prepare for careers in medical offices. […]
Niagara College’s Event Management students make the ultimate fashion statement: Runway Art Hair (RAH). Artistic fashion design meets edgy hair and aesthetics in a choreographed runway performance – all in support of the college’s 2014 Many Hands Project. Runway Art Hair, a head-turning sold-out event planned by Event Management students, was one of several fundraisers […]
Journalism professor Charles Kopun and second-year students in Niagara College’s Journalism program reveal what it takes to put together the college’s award-winning student newspaper, the Niagara News. From story pitches, to the main event – production day – see how future journalists gain real-world experience inside NC’s journalism production lab.
Students enrolled in Acting may have very different career ambitions than those in Police Foundations, but at Niagara College their passions collide. As part of a Conflict Resolution class, Police Foundation students are challenged with putting what they’ve learned in the classroom to the test, while Acting for Film and Television students play roles to […]