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 […]

Vanier College’s Open Door Network celebrates five years of supporting LGBT communities

Montreal, April 20, 2010. Youth is supposed to be the best time of your life, but it’s often not so when you’re gay, lesbian, bisexual or transgendered. So for five years, the Open Door Network at Vanier College has worked to improve attitudes towards differences in sexual orientation and gender identity. The organization offers sensitization […]

Vanier College Kleinmann Family Foundation Symposium on the Holocaust and Genocide April 12-16, 2010

Montreal, April 6, 2010. How often does ignorance of others lead to fear, and fear to violence? Likely, far too often. With that in mind, Overcoming Fear of the Other is the theme of this year’s annual Vanier College Kleinmann Family Foundation Symposium on the Holocaust and Genocide, taking place from April 12-16, 2010. Since […]

Zombies, seahorses, robots and space – Vanier College launches its first Science Week

Montreal, March 16, 2010. Zombies, seahorses, and space exploration — what a mix, and they’re all on the program of the first Vanier College Science Week, from March 22-26, 2010. Films, guest lecturers, games, competitions, and entertainment – all centered on science, will run throughout the week. Some will be serious. Some will be fun. […]

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 […]

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