Ottawa Rocks, with Help from Applied Museum Studies and Library and Information Technician Program Students!

Ottawa Rocks, with Help from Applied Museum Studies and Library and Information Technician Program Students!

Ottawa rocks. The bands, the shows, the legendary venues – everything from the Staccatos to Bryan Adams, from Elvis to the Stones, and from Le Hibou to Barrymore’s – are all captured in an exhibit open now at the City of Ottawa Archives building. The beat goes on for this awesome display thanks to a ...More

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Congratulations to Dmitry Klishch, winner of the IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference Student Poster Competition!

Second-year Mechanical Engineering Technology student Dmitry Klishch has won the very prestigious 2013 IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC) Student Poster Competition held October 20th-23rd in San Jose, California. Dmitry’s project included several design concepts he is developing to be included in his Exo Support Leg design. “Currently, because of the huge interest ...More

Interior Design Students Prepare to Build a Home in Honduras

Interior Design Students Prepare to Build a Home in Honduras

There may be mud in the forecast for thirteen Interior Design students, who will travel on November 9 to the town of Santa Rosa de Capon, Honduras, with Habitat for Humanity Global Village. As part of a course, they will be rolling up their sleeves and working directly with town locals to build a house ...More

Ottawa Valley Community Heroes Celebrated Through New Senators Gameday Feature

Ottawa Valley Community Heroes Celebrated Through New Senators Gameday Feature

You know it when you see it. That passion, that spark, that joie de vivre that pushes some people to do incredible, selfless things on behalf of their communities. You can probably even think of a few people like that right now. This hockey season, Algonquin College and the Ottawa ...More

President MacDonald Joins ACCC for Whirlwind Trip to China

President MacDonald Joins ACCC for Whirlwind Trip to China

Association of Canadian Community Colleges (ACCC) President and CEO, Denise Amyot, is leading a delegation of Canadian institutions to the People’s Republic of China, and Algonquin College will be participating and helping to wave the Canadian flag abroad. The mission, which left Tuesday, aims to promote post-secondary opportunities for Chinese students in Canada; encourage two-way ...More

Pembroke a ‘Community in Bloom’ With Help From Renaissance Square Project

Pembroke a ‘Community in Bloom’ With Help From Renaissance Square Project

Communities in Bloom (CiB) is recognizing the City of Pembroke and the Algonquin College Renaissance Square project in their annual National & International Awards. The non-profit recently declared Pembroke as the winner of the “International Challenge (Medium Category)” award for most attractive city, beating out challengers from BC, Italy, and the U.K. The city was awarded ...More

#ACRadioChat

#ACRadioChat

Inspired by the #ACGradChat earlier this year on Twitter, the Radio Broadcasting program engaged students, faculty, and alumni in a conversation around what it takes to make it in the radio broadcasting industry and how they use Twitter. Grads from many different years and working in many different locations and roles all pitched in to ...More

Fall Convocation 2013

Fall Convocation 2013

Check out some great photos below from Fall Convocation 2013, which took place yesterday at the National Arts Centre. Congratulations to all 2013 Algonquin College graduates, and special thanks to all employees who made it happen. During the ceremony, Dwight Brown was recognized with an Honorary Diploma for his contributions to the Ottawa and College community, ...More