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February is Black History Month and Mohawk College is both celebrating the event and educating students. For the first week of February, the school held fun, educational events each day, to celebrate black history. On Wednesday during the common hour, a talent showcase gave performers the chance to share music ...

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Despite compelling performances by Zac Efron and Robert De Niro, Dirty Grandpa was sub-par compared to some of the great comedy movies released last year. Jason Kelly, played by Zac Efron, is preparing to marry his boss’s controlling daughter to lock down a fast-track partnership at her father’s law firm. However, the ...

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There is apparently nothing like free pizza and prizes to get the students at Mohawk College excited. Mohawk hosted Student Appreciation day on Wednesday, with many different activities for the students. Debra Pearson, part of the student engagement team at the college, says it is important to bring some excitement ...

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The 2016 Critics Choice Awards had many stars taking home some big awards. It’s safe to say the critics had some tough decisions to make selecting the nominees. The brilliant actors, directors and producers came from around the globe to celebrate films that they brought us in 2015. Although many ...

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The learning outcome: Show Mohawk students how to cook tasty and nutritional food, without breaking the bank. Mo’ Money teamed up with the college recently to bring Hamilton chef Jonny Blonde on campus to teach the lesson. Blonde put together an assortment of recipes for his cooking demonstration on how ...

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Money is a serious matter, but not when James Cunningham talks to students about dollars and cents. Cunningham is known as a comic, actor, author and host of the Eat St. TV series. He used humour on his recent presentation to Mohawk College students about financial planning and saving money. ...

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Mohawk hosted its latest SURGE event last Thursday, and it turned out to be one of most popular yet for students interested in entrepreneurship. The speakers were the co-CEOs of KITESTRING, a Hamilton-based marketing and advertising company. Chris Farias and Jenn Hudder offered a lot of pointed advice to students, ...

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Applying for a job while juggling classes, homework, and everything else that students have on their list of ‘things to do’ can be overwhelming. Mohawk College hosted a job fair recently to give students a helping hand to find a part-time job. Each of the companies at the job fair ...

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“Women unite, take back the night,” was the chant heard all across downtown Hamilton on Thursday night, as the Sexual Assault Centre of Hamilton hosted its annual Take Back the Night rally. Women from all around the Hamilton and Burlington area came to support the event and bring awareness to ...

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