Three outstanding Vanier students awarded scholarships from Le regroupement des fondations collégiales de Montréal

Three Vanier students received 2010 RFCM Scholarships for the Next Generation at the RFCM Recognition Gala held on April 28, 2010. Vanier’s Kavi Velauthapillai from Honours Health Science, Bijoya Milli Nath-Chowdhury from the Architectural Technology program, and Reina Avelino from the AEC Damage Insurance program, each received a RFCM Scholarship of $1000. (Photo l to […]

Want to go Green? Come take a look at a green roof prototype built by Vanier College Architectural Technology students

Do you wonder what a green roof is? What it looks like? How it’s built? Now, anyone who wants to see a green roof up close can come to Vanier College to see a prototype built at ground level. The project, called BIG – Believe in Green, is the brainchild of 3rd year Vanier Architectural […]

Meeting the challenge of Nursing in a multicultural society – a nursing conference at Vanier College leads the way.

“Nursing education encourages working with clients to individualize their care. However my experience has been that this may exist in theory but not necessarily in practice,” states Melodie Hicks, Nursing teacher at Vanier College. “We cannot afford to treat everyone the same. We must acknowledge our differences and respect them.” To address the challenges facing […]

Tattoos, tanning, safe clubbing and safe sex – all part of the annual Vanier Nursing Health Promotion Fair

Montreal, March 10, 2010. Once again this year, Vanier College Nursing students are bringing health information to young people during the annual Nursing Health Promotion Fair. The fair will take place at Vanier on Wednesday, March 10th from 10AM to 3PM in the Student Mall. Then it will move to Rosemont High School for the […]

Vanier College leads in the success rate of its Nursing graduates writing the professional exam

Montreal, February 23, 2010. Among Quebec Anglophone Cegeps and among all cegeps in Montreal, Vanier College Nursing ranked first when it obtained the highest success rate of its graduates at the annual professional exams of the Quebec Order of Nurses (Ordre des infirmiers et infirmières du Québec), written in September 2009. With a success rate […]

Vanier Nursing Department Sends Textbooks to Malawi

Montreal, February 8, 2010. “It’s weighty knowledge indeed – in fact 500 pounds of knowledge bound in nursing textbooks packed in a container destined for Lilongwe, Malawi” explains Vanier Nursing teacher Melodie Hicks. “The Missionary Sisters of the Immaculate Conception picked up the $9000 shipping costs. They agreed to carry the textbooks free of charge […]

A fresh face for Nursing at Vanier!

October 29, 2009. Talk about leveling the playing field: Karim El-Sebai, a 17-year old, first year Vanier College Nursing student, sees no paradox in studying Nursing and playing AAA College football. First year Nursing teachers, Melodie Hicks and Michelina Catallozzi with Karim El-Sebai #93 Karim played football for the Laval Bulldogs and is currently playing […]

Vanier College Nursing graduate wins the 2009 OIIQ Scholarship

She already had a degree in Sociology, but Christine Kostecki wanted more. So she enrolled in the Nursing Program at Vanier College where she graduated in 2008. Now she has won the $5000 OIIQ 2009 Scholarship to continue her nursing studies at McGill. The $5000 bursary is awarded by the Quebec Order of Nurses (Ordre […]

Nursing’s Melodie Hicks named Vanier VIP for 08-09 Graduation Ceremony

Most VIPs are celebrities. Vanier’s VIPs are Very Important People because their dedication to their community and to those around them, make the world a better place. Vanier College is pleased to announce that the first person named as a Vanier Very Important Person for the 2008-2009 Graduation Ceremony is Melodie Hicks of the Vanier […]

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