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The Fanshawe Falcons improved their record to 10-0 as they defeated the Mohawk Mountaineers 25-22, 25-18, 25-16, in OCAA men’s volleyball in Hamilton Thursday (Dec. 7). The Mountaineers dropped their third straight match to fall to 3-6, as their first semester came to an end. Cole Jordan led the Falcons ...

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Ignite News from Mohawk College is a bi-weekly TV show produced by journalism students at Mohawk College in Hamilton, Ontario. Each episode looks at what’s going on not only in the college but in the wider community. 2017-2018 Season Episode Three: Dec. 1, 2017   Episode Two: Oct. 13, 2017 Episode ...

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Mohawk College curlers headed to the Thornhill Golf and Curling Club Saturday (Nov. 25) for the Seneca Sting Challenge Bonspiel. The men finished as runners-up, losing their third game 6-3 to Niagara. Earlier, the men downed Humber 6-2 and then defeated Fanshawe 6-1. The women’s team lost 7-2 to Humber, ...

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The Mohawk women’s soccer team has six  OCAA West Division All-Stars. Named to the select team at the OCAA Women’s Soccer Banquet in Sudbury on Wednesday (Oct. 25), were: Caitlin Laughlin  Daniela Cardillo  Laura Stankovic  Alyssa O’Brien  Sylvia Lemay  Sabrina Mariani  As well, Mohawk’s Renzo Castellani was selected West Division Coach of ...

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The Mohawk women’s soccer team has earned a berth in the OCAA quarter finals. The Mountaineers blanked the Conestoga Condors 2-0 in their crossover qualifying game in Ancaster Saturday (Oct. 21). Mohawk struck quickly as Laura Stankovic scored a beautiful goal from about 25 yards in the seventh minute. The 1-0 ...

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The St. Clair Saints erased a 3-1 Mohawk lead, scoring four runs in both the third and fifth innings en route to a 9-4 win over the Mountaineers at the OCAA Women’s Softball Championship hosted by Humber College and presented by belairdirect on Saturday (Oct. 21). The Mountaineers took home the bronze ...

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Paul Armstrong, vice president of Mohawk College, sent an e-mail to students on Friday morning giving an update on the strike that has already kept them out of class since Oct. 16. “Unfortunately, a settlement has not yet been reached between the bargaining teams representing faculty and Ontario’s 24 colleges,” Armstrong ...

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Mohawk College students are facing the possibility of a teacher’s strike next week. “Today was another frustrating day of bargaining, during which our employer once again refused to consider key faculty issues. They have walked away from the table,” said JP Hornick, chair of the union bargaining team in a ...

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