Entries by Malgosia Sienkiewicz

Spirit of Giving Flourishes in NC Greenhouse with Lincoln Garden Club and Horticultural Society Donation!

Thank you to Lincoln Garden Club and Horticultural Society for its continued support! Lincoln Garden Club and Horticultural Society has been a long-time generous supporter of Niagara College students and the School of Horticulture. Since 2002, the Club has donated annually towards purchasing greenhouse equipment, renovating the design studio, establishing campus gardens, and maintaining the […]

Niagara College Names Outdoor Classroom After Long-Time Supporter

An outdoor learning space has been dedicated to a long-time College supporter: The Ontario Paper Thorold Foundation. Located on the wetlands at the Niagara-on-the-Lake Campus, the site was recently named in honour of the Foundation following its $100,000 donation to the College for equipment earlier this year. “Education and the environment are pillars for charitable […]

Bench Brewing partners with Niagara College Teaching Brewery

  With a $30,000 donation to Niagara College, Bench Brewing is pleased to announce its long-term partnership with the Niagara College Teaching Brewery to award three scholarships each year to outstanding graduates starting August 9, 2017.  As the craft brewing industry continues to grow in quality and reputation, these scholarships will continue fostering innovation, inspire […]

Niagara College celebrates Grand Opening of Walker Advanced Manufacturing Innovation Centre in Welland

View time lapse video of Walker Advanced Manufacturing Innovation Centre (construction) here. 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. On July 28, Charles Sousa, Minister of Finance, joined local companies, […]

Two NC students receive prestigious DiRōNA scholarships

The Distinguished Restaurant of North America (DiRōNA) Award, one of the most prestigious awards for fine dining, has named two Niagara College students as recipients of its 2017 DiRōNA scholarships. “DiRōNA is excited that two of our seven 2017 DiRoNA Scholarships are being awarded to students from Niagara College” said Scott Breard, DiRōNA executive director. “Niagara […]

The Ontario Paper Thorold Foundation Donates $100,000 to Support Instructional Equipment at Niagara College

The Ontario Paper Thorold Foundation, a strong supporter of Niagara College (NC), has announced a gift of $100,000, the latest in a history of support for student initiatives at the College. This gift will support the purchase of instructional equipment to help ensure NC graduates have the critical skills they need to meet employer expectations […]

TD Bank Group’s $150,000 gift to establish new environmental studies bursary

TD Bank Group announced a $150,000 gift to Niagara College’s Achieving Dreams Campaign today, which will establish a new bursary to support students in Niagara College’s environmental programs. Beginning in the 2016-2017 school year, more than 80 students over four years will receive financial awards via the TD Environmental Studies Bursaries. The award will be […]

Niagara College Receives $2.6 Million Bequest

Niagara College held a special ceremony today to mark the largest personal gift in its history. Eva Mary Lewis, a school teacher raised in Welland who had family ties to Niagara College, left $2.6 million to the college when she passed away in 2013 at the age of 99. The contribution will support the Achieving […]