Vanier AAA Basketball teams rank in the top ten countrywide

It was another successful weekend for our Vanier basketball teams – both ranking in the top ten national teams. On Friday night, November 26, 2010, our AAA teams travelled to the South Shore to take on Edouard-Montpetit. The first game, featuring the women, was pretty close early on. We led 17-14 after the first quarter […]

Galerie Henry Lehmann Gallery inaugurated at Vanier College

November 24, 2010. For more than 33 years, the late Henry Lehmann taught at Vanier College in the Humanities and Communications: Art, Media, Theatre programs. Passionate about art, its connections and its central importance in life, Henry Lehmann was known not only for his teaching but also for his guest lectures on art in other […]

Vanier teachers in Mexico for 26th SOMECE Symposium

In late October, three Vanier teachers travelled to Monterrey, Mexico for the 26th annual SOMECE (International Symposium on Information Technology in the Classroom). Organized by the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM), the SOMECE conference focuses on the use of ICT (Information Communication Technology) in the classroom and brings together teachers and experts from around […]


These days it’s not enough to be a great athlete and first rate student. You need to know how to navigate the choppy waters of applying for university athletic scholarships and you need to get started very early. So on October 21st, the Vanier College Athletics and Academic Advising Departments hosted two information sessions on […]

Vanier College Language School and Marguerite Bourgeoys School Board create a partnership to teach languages

Aiming to maximize the use of their resources and market their expertise abroad, the Vanier College Language School and the Institut international des langues Marguerite Bourgeoys School Board, have entered into a partnership to offer French and English courses to international students. While both institutions have expertise in teaching languages, both recognized that they complemented […]

Hundreds Attend Depression Screening Day

Unchecked, depression in students can lead to difficulty concentrating on their studies, failing courses, withdrawing from school, or worse. What’s more, many students avoid seeking professional help due to the stigma associated with mental illness. In an effort to reverse this trend, the Vanier College Counselling Center held its 10th annual Depression Screening Day on […]

2010 Vanier College Social Science Festival: Creating Change and Celebrating Diversity

From evolution, to climate change, oil addiction, crime scene science, gender issues and matters of the heart and mind – since 2001, the Social Science Festival, an established tradition at Vanier College, has been offering a week-long festival of events highlighting the work of social scientists. This year two captivating speakers open and close the […]

Vanier student bound for England to represent North America at the PATW international engineering competition

Although astronomers may be able to look at large areas of the sky and collect information on asteroids, comets and other celestial objects, they still don’t have the time or resources to figure out what exactly they are seeing. Leave it to 19-year old Vanier College Science student Santiago Paiva to find a solution. Santiago […]

Back to A new website to help adults who want to go back to Cegep

Vanier College is proud to join the management teams of the Continuing Education and Corporate Services Departments of Québec’s 48 public colleges, under the aegis of the Fédération des cégeps, to launch a new internet website called Back to Designed for adults seeking to continue their education, streamline their skills or redirect their careers, […]

Aiming to use his tech know-how to help people earns Vanier student a 2010 ISA scholarship

“It was a day that started off badly when I lost my lab coat, but that definitely got better when I opened my email.” That’s because when Joshua Alfaro, a second-year Vanier College Industrial Electronics student, opened his email he learned that he had been awarded a 2010 ISA (International Society of Automation) Education Foundation […]

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