Vanier College is now a Level 3 Cégep Vert

After a year of organizing many sustainability projects, Vanier College efforts have paid off. ENvironnement JEUnesse (ENJEU) announced recently that Vanier has attained a Level 3 certification as a Cégep Vert du Québec 2010-2011. In order to obtain the environmental certification Cégep Vert du Québec (Level 3), Vanier College had to attain the following objectives: […]

Denis Lafontaine winner of the 2010-2011 ABCD Award

“Above and beyond is the very definition of the kind of service Denis Lafontaine has been providing to the teachers and students of Vanier College for the past 30 years,” state members of the Nominating Committee for the ABDC Award. And this statement is a very apt description of Denis Lafontaine, the winner of 2010-2011 […]

Organizers of Science Week 2010 win the 2010-2011 Team Project Achievement Award

This year, it’s the team that organized and launched Vanier College’s first Science Week in 2010 that has won the 2010-2011 Employee Recognition Team Project Achievement Award. This award aims to recognize and honour a team of people who have undertaken and completed a particular project while demonstrating cohesive work methodology, a shared commitment to […]

For creating a unique national competition for business students David Moscovitz wins the 2010-2011 Innovation Award

David Moscovitz, current Coordinator of the Business Administration Program, did not shirk when challenged by the then Program coordinator, George Dracopoulos, to find ways to inspire and motivate students of the program. He conceived the idea of an inter-college marketing competition and nurtured it into becoming the first national collegiate case competition in the country […]

Three Vanier students receive 2011 RFCM Scholarships

Three Vanier students received scholarships from the Regroupement des fondations collégiales de Montréal at the Recognition Gala for RFCM Scholarships for the Next Generation held on May 3, 2011. This year’s Vanier winners are: Tevy Chan, Honours Health Science, Kara Leigh Redden, Nursing, and Cyndi Charlemagne, Professional Music & Song Techniques. Each recipient was awarded […]

Training the trainers Vanier College and John Abbott College bring teaching expertise to India

Chennai, India may be more than 13,000 km from Montreal, but when it comes to education, teachers have similar needs no matter where they are. So when the state government of Tamil Nadu, India, started reforming their education system to make it more student-centred, teachers in Montreal knew they could help. Why? Because student-centred learning […]

Vanier Earth Week April 19-22, 2011 Making links – the environment is everywhere!

Aiming to increase awareness and support for environmental issues, Vanier College will hold its first Earth Week from April 19-22, 2011. Through speakers, a multicultural food fair, information kiosks and other events, students will learn that being kind to the environment is easier than they think. On Tuesday, April 19, guest speakers will address a […]

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