On April 18, 2017, the College Speaker Series will be hosting Tricia Logan of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission at 7 p.m. at Festival Hall in Pembroke. This free event will focus on re-imagining how we see our relationships between Indigenous and non-Indigenous Canada. To learn more about the Speaker Series, please click here.
Save the date! The Spring Business Leadership Conference will be held on May 25, 2017 at Algonquin College’s Pembroke Waterfront Campus. To learn more, click here.
Parks Canada – Ontario Waterways are recruiting eligible summer students for various positions. The application deadline is June 30. To learn more about these positions and to apply, visit our Opportunities page here.
TransCanada is currently looking for student applicants for its TransCanada Empower Communities Scholarships program. Students can click here to learn more about the program and apply for scholarships. TransCanada will be accepting applications annually from January 15 to April 15.
Are you looking to learn a new trade? St. Lawrence College is presenting an eight-week pre-construction training program from February 21-July 7, 2017 that will provide you with the skills employers are looking for. Graduates of the program will come away with well-rounded knowledge, practical skills, and certifications including WHMIS, Traffic Control, and more. Upon successful completion, graduates will also be placed on a 12-week paid work experience. To be eligible for funding, you must be 15-30 years old, Indigenous (First Nations, Metis, Inuit), and not receiving EI. For more information, please click here.
On October 18, 2016, the Algonquins of Ontario and the Governments of Ontario and Canada reached a major milestone in their journey toward reconciliation and renewed relationships with the signing of the Agreement-in-Principle (AIP). To learn more, click here.
Nov 28, 2016 – Ottawa gets sneak peak at city’s newest community
Mar 16, 2016 – Indian Act isn’t easy to understand, according to chief
Mar 1, 2016 – Protest at Pikwakanagan
Feb 29, 2016 – Algonquins one step closer to Ontario’s first modern treaty
Feb 26, 2016 – Algonquins to vote on agreement