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June 18, 2024
Conestoga celebrates grand opening of soccer complex in Cambridge

Conestoga is celebrating the opening of the City of Cambridge’s new outdoor soccer complex, made possible through a partnership with


June 14, 2024
Study trip immerses students in Indigenous communities in Costa Rica

From April 22 to May 4, Conestoga students embarked on a study abroad experience to Costa Rica to become immersed


June 14, 2024
Conestoga confirmed as member of UArctic education and research network

On June 2, Conestoga was confirmed as a new member of the UArctic network at the UArctic Assembly 2024 in


June 14, 2024
Conestoga welding professor receives national award for research

Conestoga’s Jim Galloway, a professor in the Welding Engineering Technology programs, was celebrated for his applied research with the 2023


June 14, 2024
Conestoga finalist for international awards recognizing excellence in global education

Conestoga is a finalist for two awards recognizing innovation and achievement in global education from a United Kingdom-based organization focused


June 14, 2024
School of Business highlighted in latest PRME resource for sustainable development teaching

Conestoga’s School of Business and professor Rajul Singh are featured in the latest Principles for Responsible Management Education (PRME) viewbook,


June 14, 2024
Disability minor offers degree students opportunity to better understand and advocate

Degree-level students can now take a minor in disability studies at Conestoga - the only college in Ontario to offer


June 13, 2024
Conestoga professor a leading voice in supply chain industry

A 25-year veteran in the logistics and supply chain management industry, Conestoga professor Laurie Turnbull has been sought after by


June 13, 2024
Events raise awareness of consent culture at Conestoga

Hosted by Student Engagement in partnership with Conestoga’s Sexual and Gender-based Violence (SGBV) Prevention & Support Office, Consent Awareness Week


June 12, 2024
Conestoga entrepreneurs win Community Venture Award

Three Conestoga entrepreneurs have been honoured with the Equitable Life of Canada Community Venture Award. The winning companies are HOOD,


June 10, 2024
Donors and local industry direct nearly $500,000 to student trades awards

Conestoga’s School of Trades & Apprenticeship hosted its annual awards ceremony on June 6, presenting hundreds of student awards valued


June 10, 2024
Conestoga celebrates grand opening of Milton-Parkhill campus

Elected officials, partners and friends of Conestoga gathered with members of the college community on Monday, June 3 to celebrate


June 10, 2024
Conestoga Entrepreneurship Collective celebrates five-year anniversary

The ground-breaking Conestoga Entrepreneurship Collective (CEC) celebrated its fifth anniversary, as well as the many Conestoga community members empowered to


June 10, 2024
Conestoga student named OCAA male athlete of the year

This spring, the Ontario Colleges Athletic Association (OCAA) named Conestoga Condor Malachi Ramsay its 2023-24 Male Athlete of the Year.


June 7, 2024
Young students sample ‘epic’ jobs at trades event

Conestoga’s School of Trades & Apprenticeship joined the Epic Jobs event in Brantford on May 22, where students in Grades


June 7, 2024
Conestoga students awarded two medals at Skills Canada competition

Two Conestoga students finished with silver and bronze medals at the 2024 Skills Canada National Competition, held May 30 and


June 7, 2024
Conestoga plays key role at Climate Pedagogy Symposium

Climate action in education was the focus as post-secondary instructors gathered at the Balsillie School of International Affairs in Waterloo


June 6, 2024
Conestoga engineering students place first in electric-vehicle challenge

Conestoga’s newly founded electric vehicle team joined a challenge hosted by the University of Waterloo for students to showcase their


June 5, 2024
Health sciences program co-ordinator elected to national society’s board of directors

Conestoga’s Respiratory Therapy program co-ordinator Gino De Pinto was elected to the board of directors of the Canadian Society of


June 3, 2024
Jill of All Trades gives young women hands-on experience in the trades

Nearly 300 high school girls rolled up their sleeves at the state-of-the-art Conestoga Skilled Trades Campus in Cambridge, Ontario to


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