Staff News - Communique

(Jan 30, 2015) -

Have you ever considered entrepreneurship as a career? ... Come out to learn Katherine Hague’s inspirational story of University Graduate starting an eCommerce company that drives the hardware revolution to acquisition where the company was sold. Hear about why she chose entrepreneurship over a corporate job and how it helped progress her career to VP at The BluePrint. Other areas covered include learning how most entrepreneurs are funding and launching their first products and top lessons learned from the hundreds of founders she has interviewed as part of The BluePrint. 

Sponsored by Northwestern Ontario Innovation Centre, Lakehead University & Confederation College 

About Katherine Hague ...

(Jan 29, 2015) -

CLICK ... for Job Fair info ...Confederation College graduates have the highest employment rate according to our KPI’s. We want to see this continue and that is why we are encouraging our staff and students to network with employers on Wednesday, February 4th in the Shuniah Student Commons

Over 40 employers will be on site and they are looking to hire our students and graduates. Please encourage the students you see to attend and connect with their potential future boss. Our speakers will share valuable information on transitioning from student to work life and what employers are looking for in candidates. As employees of the College, we can also find out about the organizations and upcoming employment opportunities in order to assist our students in securing meaningful employment. 

The schedule of events is ...

(Jan 29, 2015) -

Congratulations to Riley Burton, Chair of the School of Engineering Technology and Trades/Co-operative Education, who was presented with a Chair of the Board Award from the Thunder Bay Chamber of Commerce on January 28. 

Riley was recognized for his outstanding volunteerism on the Chamber's Education Committee, involvement in other Chamber initiatives and for his commitment to our community as a whole...

(Jan 29, 2015, Red Lake) -

It's going to be a busy weekend in Red Lake!  Red Lake Campus is set to move this weekend and will begin operation at our new campus at the Red Lake District High School on Monday, February 2nd

Please note the change in address ...

(Jan 29, 2015) -

Richard Matthews, Bioethicist at Lakehead University’s Centre for Healthcare Ethics will be presenting two sessions on the Tri-Council Policy Statement. 

Join us on February 5, 2015 from 12:30pm to 1:30pm for a discussion regarding the expectations and interpretation challenges in the second chapter of the Tri-Council Policy Statement. Session will be held in SHU 334B. 

Join us on February 19, 2015 from 12:30pm to 1:30pm for a discussion regarding the expectations and interpretation challenges in the third chapter of the Tri-Council Policy Statement. Session will be held in SHU C231.

TLC logoCoffee/Tea and muffins will be provided.

 


Dr. Richard Matthews is a bioethicist and moral philosopher ...

(Jan 28, 2015) -

Looking for exercises you can do while at work? Check out this link for exercises you can do at your desk...

(Jan 28, 2015) -

It’s time to survey our students again between February 2-13, 2015

Since 1997, the Ministry has measured the performance of Ontario Colleges in five areas to ensure our learners are provided with programs of high quality and relevance. The five areas are ...