Staff News - Communique

(Apr 24, 2015) -

This is to announce that this morning Marjorie Kinnunen joined Northwest Employment Works (NEW) as the Acting Director. 

Marjorie will provide support to the staff in NEW while the College recruits for a Director.  We extend our best wishes to Tracy Roblin who has left the College. 

Marjorie can be reached at 473-3877. 

Don Bernosky

(Apr 20, 2015) -

Please join us for a reception celebrating the retirement of Mary Burak, Executive Assistant to the President and Board of Governors on Thursday, April 30, 2015, 4pm – 6:30pm in Ryan Hall.  

Cost is $30.00 per person and includes appetizers and dessert as well as a contribution to a student award made in Mary’s honour.  A cash bar is also available.

Please register for this event by following the link:

(Apr 24, 2015, Thunder Bay) -

SCWI and the Regional Planning Team have provided an opportunity for Northwestern Ontario grade 7-8 students to visit and experience Confederation College.  For a two week period from Monday to Friday each week starting Monday, April 27 and ending Friday, May 8th, hands-on, interactive learning experiences have been developed for these visiting students. Approximately 100 (1,000 total) students a day will be experiencing the college from about 9:30 am until 2pm.

(Apr 24, 2015) -

The nomination deadline for the TLC Innovation in Teaching Award 2015 has been extended to Friday, May 1st!

Hopefully this gives enought time to nominate all the worthy recipients that we know are out there!

Please take the extra time to nominate a peer, co-worker, team member, or even yourself for this award.

(Apr 24, 2015) -

Come out on Friday, May 1, 2015 at 10:00 am for 20 minutes to get our campus ready for spring. Pick up supplies at the table beside the Hub near the Public Safety-Security Office and enter for a chance to win a participation prize!

Take 20 minutes out of your work day to grab a garbage bag, go outside and clean up the trash that has built up over the winter. Help to make our campus look its best for summer and contribute to campus sustainability! 

To help make cleaning more fun, Marketing and Communications is once again challenging you to find the weirdest item!!..

(Apr 24, 2015) -

Confederation College Community Team Award Criteria 2015

What is a TEAM? 

A group of people with a full set of complementary skills required to positively and collaboratively contribute to their community.

Do you know a TEAM working within the College Community that you think is deserving of recognition for what they do within our community?

(Apr 23, 2015) -

Stay tuned to Staff News for an exciting, new and COLOURFUL contest coming next Monday, April 27th. Employees of Confederation College will have a chance to win every day next week!