Entries by Malgosia Sienkiewicz

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 […]