Features from March 2016

Profs, President Get Wet at Charity Carnival


Posted on Mar 31, 2016
Profs, President Get Wet at Charity Carnival On Wednesday March 24, Cambrian College Public Relations students offered students a sweet treat during their mid-terms and added some extra excitement through an on-campus carnival fundraiser. The carnival featured a popular pie-toss and a dunk tank.  Faculty and staff members, including Cambrian President Bill Best, volunteered to...

McLaughlin’s family of millwrights


Posted on Mar 17, 2016
It’s not often that you find professors teaching in classrooms, labs, and shops once they have reached their seventies, but Larry McLaughlin Sr. is a different kind of instructor with a passion for his trade. The great-grandfather has been preparing corporate training students for their Industrial Mechanic (millwright) Red Seal exams since 2000, helping them...

Cambrian College Night with the Wolves to Benefit Samaritan Centre


Posted on Mar 16, 2016
SUDBURY– Cambrian College is inviting high school students, as well as Cambrian students, faculty, staff, alumni and their immediate family to rally together for the Sudbury Wolves’ last home game of the season.  The first 1,000 fans in attendance will receive a Cambrian College rally towel and one pair of socks to toss on the...

Freezing faculty, students, and staff take the Polar Plunge


Posted on Mar 11, 2016
On Saturday March 5, a brave band of Cambrian College students, staff, and faculty participated in the annual Polar Plunge for Special OIympics Ontario, hosted by the Greater Sudbury Police Service. The annual event challenges participants to jump into the freezing waters of Ramsey Lake, and to raise awareness and funds for athletes and families...

Minister of Training, Colleges and Universities; and Sudbury MPP see applied research partnerships in action


Posted on Mar 9, 2016
On February 19, students, faculty members and industry partners collaborating on applied research projects through Cambrian College’s applied research division, Cambrian Innovates, showcased their work to Sudbury MPP Glenn Thibeault and the Honourable Reza Moridi, who is the provincial Minister of Training, Colleges and Universities, and the Minister of Research and Innovation. Cambrian President Bill...

March Break Tours at Cambrian College


Posted on Mar 8, 2016
SUDBURY– Cambrian College is offering daily campus tours during the March Break. Every day at noon from March 14 to 18, prospective students, parents, friends, and family members are invited to take a 45-minute guided tour of Cambrian’s main campus, which will include a look at service areas for students, classrooms, labs, social venues, the Athletics...