“Ritual!” As soon as the theme was announced on January 29, it was ‘game on’ for a group of students and alumni at Niagara College who took part in Global Game Jam 2016. Their mission: to develop a game within a 48-hour time span, according to an assigned theme. Hear from organizer of NC’s inaugural […]
‘Good hair days’ got a whole new meaning at Niagara College March 17-18, 2016. More than 150 people – students, staff and the community alike – participated in a massive, two-day hair donation event at the Welland and Niagara-on-the-Lake campuses. Their mission: to help provide wigs for children with cancer. Meet the heart and soul […]
Meet Michelle Corner. Since she graduated from Niagara College’s Tourism Management – Business Development (Co-op) program in 2013, she’s been making fresh tracks on her career path at Blue Mountain Resort. Learn how the recent grad is applying her skills as human resources coordinator at the popular Ontario ski resort, and how her Niagara College […]
The typical hairdo doesn’t cut it. Niagara College Hairstyling students explore new possibilities in style and design for entry into Sebastian Professional’s 2016 What’s Next Awards. Watch as they work with models and a photographer to finalize their high fashion looks for this prestigious competition – one that challenges tastemakers to push beyond the status […]
Pull back the curtain on what makes Niagara College’s Acting program like no other. Zoom in on experienced faculty who train aspiring actors in everything from voice, dialects and accents, to improvisation. Get the full picture from a student’s perspective on how the program gives her the confidence she needs to succeed. Learn more about […]
Has a career in welding sparked your interest? Put your pedal to the ‘metal’ and onto the shop floor of Niagara College’s welding labs, where experienced faculty take apprentices under their wings. Students actually perform the welding, acquiring hands-on experience and in-demand skills. Learn more about the Welder Apprenticeship program.
It’s the science of generating and harnessing light and its applications are everywhere in today’s modern world. Oh yeah, and there are lasers too! Find out how students enrolled in Niagara College’s unique program — unlike any others in the country – combine their love for science and physics to prepare for bright futures with […]
Opportunity is knocking, just open the cabinet door! Take a sneak peek inside Niagara College’s Cabinetmaking apprenticeship program, and how experienced faculty, and the latest state-of-the-art equipment benefits students preparing to enter this in-demand trade. Learn more about the Cabinetmaker apprenticeship.
Class looks a lot like a real machine shop at Niagara College, for students in the General Machinist Apprenticeship program. Students gain experience operating the equipment safely from expert faculty who are passionate about passing on the tools of the trade. Learn more about the General Machinist Apprenticeship.
Niagara College Hairstyling students don’t need to leave campus to learn in a real salon environment. See Niagara College’s program and learning enterprise, located at the College’s Niagara Falls Campus, offers students the opportunity to work on real clients. Learn more about the Hairstyling program. Learn more about the Hairstylist Apprenticeship program.