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NC winemaker wins national scholarship; will travel the world seeking solutions for Canada’s grape and wine industry

The world awaits Niagara College winemaker Gavin Robertson. The NC Teaching Winery head winemaker, vineyard coordinator and instructor – who is also a  graduate of the College’s Winery and Viticulture technician program (2011) – was among four applicants recently selected for Nuffield Canada’s scholarship program, aimed at fostering agricultural leadership and personal development through international Read more »

Bench Brewing partners with Niagara College Teaching Brewery; scholarships awarded to future leaders in the Ontario craft brew industry

Matt Giffen, president of Bench Brewing Company (third from left) presents a $30,000 donation to Niagara College president Dan Patterson (second from left) to establish the Bench Brewing Graduating Student Award. Pictured (from left) are Steve Gill (Niagara College Learning Enterprises Corp. general manager), Dan Patterson (NC president), Matt Giffen (president, Bench Brewing Company), Gary Read more »

What’s open/closed at Niagara College for Civic Holiday Aug. 7 – Teaching Winery and Brewery remain open

Niagara College wishes you a safe and enjoyable Civic Holiday weekend. The College is closed Monday, August 7 due to the Civic Holiday. During that time, there will be limited access to campus facilities. The NC Teaching Brewery and the Wine Visitor + Education Centre retail stores  and Employment and Training Solutions will remain open. Read more »

Ontario celebrates grand opening of Advanced Manufacturing Centre in Welland

Ontario Ministry of Finance news release: Ontario is supporting the development of a highly-skilled workforce and helping businesses in Niagara region access the technology and expertise they need to grow, create jobs and compete in the global marketplace. Today Charles Sousa, Minister of Finance, joined local companies, Niagara College students and industry leaders at the Read more »

Déjà brew: Niagara College Teaching Brewery wins again at U.S. Open Beer Championship

Niagara College’s Teaching Brewery professors and students are celebrating another round of success at the 2017 United States Open Beer Championship. NC’s Teaching Brewery earned two bronze medals at the 2017 U.S. Open Beer Championship earlier this month. More than 6,000 beers representing more than 100 different styles from breweries from around the world were Read more »

Registration is now open for Niagara College Part-Time Studies

You don’t need to be a full-time student to rekindle a passion for learning this fall. Niagara College Part-Time Studies is offering more than 300 continuing education study options, both in-class and online – from career-based and academic upgrading courses, to professional development seminars, personal interest classes and enjoyable leisure activities.                  The College’s new Part Read more »

Applications now being accepted for Niagara College’s next Many Hands Project

Calling all Niagara-based charitable organizations: Need a small upgrade to your facility or programming?  Applications are currently being accepted for Niagara College’s next Many Hands Project. Managed by the College’s School of Hospitality, Tourism and Sport, and faculty and students from the Event Management program, the annual Many Hands Project has been making its mark Read more »