Two Vanier teams earn the 2012-13 Team Achievement Award

It takes a remarkable team of people to put on noteworthy events and offer great services to students.  This year Vanier College is honouring two outstanding teams with 2012-13 Employee Recognition Team Awards: the team that designed and implemented the new universal complementary course entitled Holocaust and Totalitarianism: Journeys through Germany, Poland and the Czech […]

La Semaine de la Francophonie 2013 au Cégep Vanier

La Semaine de la francophonie au cégep Vanier aura lieu du 25 au 28 mars 2013. S’inscrivant à la fois dans une perspective interculturelle et une perspective internationale, la Semaine de la francophonie se veut un moment pour valoriser la langue française et pour promouvoir les cultures francophones auprès de la population du cégep Vanier […]

Stanley Fish, Charles Taylor and Mark Kingwell headline the 2013 Vanier College Humanities Symposium

Thought-provoking, argumentative, outspoken, and enjoyable, that’s what the 2013 Vanier College Humanities Symposium is aiming for with a stellar line-up of world renowned thinkers coming to Vanier February 4-8, 2013.  Stanley Fish On February 7, at 11:30 a.m. Stanley Fish, a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences and currently the Davidson-Kahn Distinguished […]

Bachar Karkoukli and Yung Truong receive the Vanier College 2011-2012 Teaching Excellence Award

December 12, 2012.  This year, there were two Vanier teachers whose work is so outstanding they were both selected to receive the Vanier College 2011-2012 Teaching Excellence Award.  Bachar Karkoukli was honored for his dedication and contributions to his students and to the Vanier Building Systems Engineering Technology program.  Yung Truong was recognized for her […]

Vanier College will represent Québec at the 2012 Prix Goncourt des Lycéens

Since the beginning of September, six Vanier College students and their French teacher have been busily reading the novels short listed for the 2012 Prix Goncourt des Lycéens. That’s because it’s Vanier College who will represent Quebec this year at this very prestigious literary prize.   2000 students from France and other countries Since its […]

The Vanier English Department presents a Symposium on Language and Writing

Although we use words every day, we often take the English language for granted.  To show how relevant language and literature are and how dynamic they can be, the Vanier College English Department is presenting Language and Writing in the 21st Century: A Symposium, from November 7 to 9, 2012. Language is a flexible tool […]

Vanier College will offer courses at the new Education Centre at Saint-Faustin-Lac-Carré

Montreal, September 21, 2012.  A year ago, the Vanier College Board of Directors signed a partnership agreement with the MRC des Laurentides to establish a Centre and offer education services to surrounding communities in the Laurentians.  Now that renovations are complete, Vanier will begin offering courses at the new Education Centre situated on the site […]

Ron Curtis winner of the 2012 Academic Coordinator Award

It is in recognition of his outstanding service to the English Department of Vanier College, that Ron Curtis has been named the winner of the 2011-2012 Academic Coordinator Award. Created by Director General, Gilbert Héroux, the Academic Coordinator Award recognizes exemplary leadership skills in a Coordinator of an Academic Program, Department, or Discipline. And indeed, […]

Dr. Simon Blackburn launches the first Vanier College Humanities Symposium

Who says philosophy is only for academics? Certainly not world-renowned philosopher, Dr. Simon Blackburn, who has worked hard to make philosophy accessible to a wider audience and who will launch Humanities, Truth and Lies – the first Vanier College Humanities Symposium with his Opening Keynote address on February 1 at 1:30 in the Vanier College […]

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