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March 11, 2015

Rex Murphy checks up on Algonquin College

Rex Murphy recently took his radio show, Cross Country Checkup, to the Pembroke campus of Algonquin College to discuss post-secondary education. Mr. Murphy sat down with Cheryl Jensen, the president of Algonquin, to talk about youth unemployment and giving students the skills they need to find work. Mrs. Jensen offered some valuable comments about the future of post-secondary education and the value of the college system. Mr. Murphy also surveyed young people about their experiences with the job market. Click here to listen to the full episode
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March 4, 2015

The Globe and Mail Special on Colleges

On February 26, The Globe and Mail published a special supplement on colleges and institutes, highlighting the work Canadian institutes are accomplishing. Among the topics discussed in the report were entrepreneurship and innovation, international partnerships and applied research. Read the report below to read about featured post-secondary institutions such as BCIT, Olds College, Humber College, College of the Rockies, Centennial College, Seneca College, Algonquin College, Grande Prairie Regional College, College Boreal, St. Clair College, the Northern Alberta Institute of Technology, College of the North Atlantic, Sheridan College, Niagara College, SAIT Polytechnic, Keyano College, Fanshawe College, Bow Valley College, Nova Scotia... Read more
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