Tara-Lyn Dinyer

Gold | The Leadership Excellence Award for Faculty
Tara-Lyn (Tara) Dinyer is a remarkable educator and an inspiration to everyone she meets. As the program coordinator for Mohawk College’s Health, Wellness and Fitness (HWF) program, Tara has been making a difference in lives of students since 2013. Her passion for learning and ability to innovate have inspired colleagues to follow her lead and create positive change across the college. She is the creator and organizer of experiential learning opportunity called Fit to Pitch, she has inspired students to start their own businesses and built strong connections with industry at the same time. Now entering it’s 8th year, the competition has become a signature event at the college.

About Mohawk College

Mohawk College educates and serves 30,000 full-time, part-time and apprenticeship students at three campuses in Hamilton, Ontario. More than 1,200 international students from over 70... Learn more

The Leadership Excellence Award for Faculty

The Leadership Excellence Award for Faculty recognizes an individual or a team who has exhibited consistent excellence in teaching and has had a significant impact on the personal and academic growth of students. The nominee or team must be currently employed by the institution.

CICan and TD Insurance

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TD Insurance is proud to be the exclusive sponsor of the CICan Awards of Excellence Program. TD Insurance will give an award of $1,000 to each Gold level Award of Excellence recipient.
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