July 15 – $2.48 million in funding for applied research and skilled trades

Posted on Monday July 15, 2019

It was a million-dollar Monday today at Cambrian College. The Honourable Ross Romano visited Cambrian to make his first major funding announcement as Ontario’s Minister of Training, Colleges, and Universities. Romano announced $1.99 million in funding, through the Northern Ontario Heritage Fund Corporation (NOHFC), for new equipment for Cambrian’s Applied Research Department.

The new equipment includes a 5-axis precision milling machine, an industrial 3D printer, a water-jet cutting machine, and a chemical analysis suite. Minister Romano also announced $484,000 in funding for two pre-apprenticeship skilled trades project, specifically for women. A carpentry pre-apprenticeship is being offered in partnership with the Whitefish River First Nation. A welding pre-apprenticeship program will begin this September at Cambrian’s main campus.

Cambrian College Brings Back Badminton and Signs New Coach Jim Duff

Posted on Thursday June 20, 2019

Cambrian College is proud to announce the return of badminton as a varsity sport for the 2019/20 season. The Golden Shield last fielded a badminton team three years ago.

Between 1969 to 2016, the Cambrian College …

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