Vanier Open House Sets Record Attendance

As anyone who attended or worked at Open House in the past can attest, this year’s event on January 23rd was a monumental success. In total we received over 7,500 visitors.  “They arrived early and the flow was steady until 4pm. In fact there were so many people that at a certain point we lost […]

Enhancement Project Unveiled for Vanier College’s F-Wing Entrance

  Vanier College is pleased to unveil a major enhancement project for the college’s F-wing entrance hallway. The project involves several components, including the installation of a photo gallery of some famous Vanier alumni and several 30 x40 colour posters designed to highlight the Vanier experience for students. “I feel that this branding initiative will […]

Vanier College’s Mikella Lefebvre-Oatis signs with UCLA

Vanier College’s Director General Mr. Normand W. Bernier is pleased to announce that Mikella Lefebvre-Oatis, a first-year Vanier College Sport-Études student in the Social Science Law and Society Major, recently signed with UCLA for a track and field scholarship. The university scholarship is valued at over $60,000 a year and will stand Mikella in good […]

Speaking of Success: Words and You – Videos to Inspire and Motivate Students

Vanier College is pleased to announce the launch of a series of videos aimed at motivating students in their college studies. In particular, the series entitled Speaking of Success: Words and You promotes the importance of reading, writing, listening, and speaking skills in English for all students in all their courses, no matter what their program […]

Social Science Festival 2015 – October 19-23, 2015: Complex Diversities – Diverse Complexities

In the Social Sciences, people like to talk about how complex and diverse our world is. This year, the Vanier College annual Social Science Festival will explore the complexity of diversity and the diversity of complexity during a week long program of guest speakers, discussions, debates, presentations and other activities from October 19th to the […]

Vanier Science student Andrei Lupu inspired by the Perimeter Institute

For young people who love science, being chosen to attend the International Summer School for Young Physicists (ISSYP) at the Perimeter Institute (PI) for Theoretical Physics in Waterloo, Ontario, is a thrill and a unique privilege.  This past summer, Vanier Honours Science student, Andrei Lupu, competed against hundreds of students from all over the world, […]

Vanier College Celebrates Women in Science

The Environment will be the focus when Vanier College celebrates Women in Science October 13-15, 2015. For the third year in a row, Vanier College has selected three days to look at the research being carried out by leading women scientists from Montreal universities who will share their personal experiences as women in science and […]

Vanier student receives a grant for a summer internship in university research

Congratulations to Osama Rehman, a Vanier College Science student who completed a summer research internship at McGill University in the Chemistry Department thanks to a grant provided by Vanier College. Originally, the grant was to come from the FRQNT, the Fonds de Recherche du Québec – Nature et technologies, but at the last minute the […]

Vanier College’s Edward Awad wins a Teaching Excellence Award from Colleges and Institutes Canada

Vanier College is pleased to announce that Biology teacher Edward Awad is the recipient of a Silver Award for Teaching Excellence from Colleges and Institutes Canada (CICan).  The 2015 Awards of Excellence were announced during the closing gala of CICan’s 2015 annual conference in Winnipeg on May 26, 2015. These awards recognize best practices and […]

Biotechnology, sustainability on the program during Science Week 2015 at Vanier College

DNA barcodes for species identification, biotechnology, and sustainability issues and challenges are just some of the topics that will be explored during the 6th annual Science Week at Vanier College, March 23-27, 2015. The festival is a chance to celebrate science and take a closer look at a number of interesting topics. Guest Speakers Among […]

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