Skip to the content Skip to search

Students react to Dawson’s AASHE gold

April 20th, 2021

In the lead up to Earth Day on April 22, Dawson students shared their thoughts about Dawson achieving the gold level for leadership in sustainability from the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE). “Students have been involved in this initiative from the beginning,” said Chris Adam of Dawson’s Sustainability Office. Student…

Homepage News Item – AASHE Part 2

Second video of Dawson community reactions to AASHE Gold for leadership in sustainability

February 9th, 2021

The community of Dawson College has worked for over a decade to create an educational institution where they develop well-being for themselves, others and the planet. Dawson is truly living up to its core value of well-being for all. In December 2020, the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE) confirmed Dawson…

Dawson Reactions to AASHE gold

Dawson reactions to AASHE Gold for leadership in sustainability

January 26th, 2021

Last year ended on a high note for Dawson College with the news that the College’s leadership in sustainability had been recognized with a gold level STARS rating by the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE). A third-party review team in the U.S. rated Dawson with the highest points in the…

D News Featured Image – ASHEE award

Congratulations Dawson College on AASHE Gold: reactions from government, leaders and others

December 16th, 2020

  « Je souhaite féliciter le Collège Dawson pour son engagement dans la lutte contre les changements climatiques. Les établissements d’enseignement supérieur, en tant que lieu de formation et en tant qu’institution, sont des acteurs importants pour le développement d’une communauté plus résiliente.  L’obtention d’une reconnaissance internationale en la matière témoigne des efforts investis pour…

Photo Credit: Sarah de Guzman

Governor General’s Medal recipient rowing her way to the top

December 1st, 2020

Catherine Chénier-Gagnon returned to Dawson College on Nov. 24 to receive the Governor General’s Collegiate Bronze Medal. Academic Dean Diane Gauvin presented the medal to Catherine at an intimate and socially distanced ceremony witnessed by her parents and a few teachers. The medal means that Catherine, a graduate of Science (Health), achieved the highest overall…


Congratulations to the Class of 2020!

August 24th, 2020

The alumni of Dawson College now includes 2,600 graduates from the Class of 2020. It is the first time in the history of Dawson College that Convocation was not held in June to celebrate the academic achievements of our graduates with the pomp and circumstance they deserve. Pandemic graduation “You are the first class to…


20th anniversary at Dawson for Coach of the Year Trevor Williams

April 28th, 2020

When asked about the highlights of being the Division 1 women’s Dawson Blues basketball coach, Trevor Williams thinks of the academic achievements of his players. Believing the impossible “Basketball is just a tool to get the players to believe they can do the impossible,” said Trevor, who is celebrating 20 years as coach at Dawson…


Planting 30,000 trees this spring and summer to offset two years of Dawson’s carbon footprint

April 14th, 2020

The Board of Governors of Dawson College made the bold commitment to be Carbon Neutral Forever in October 2018. Now, that promise is being implemented with the planting of 30,000 trees this spring and summer. “Many of these trees, already growing in nurseries, will offset Dawson’s carbon footprint for the years of 2017-2018 and 2018-2019,”…


Dawson Active Learning Community shared with the Cegep network

February 20th, 2020

Dawson College teachers Selma Hamdani and Yann Brouillette share their experience with the innovative pedagogy of active learning and the peer support of the Dawson Active Learning Community (DALC) in a new video requested by the Ministère de l’Éducation et de l’Enseignement supérieur. The video was produced as a knowledge sharing initiative to benefit CEGEP…


New President and Executive for Dawson Foundation

February 4th, 2020
1 2 3 4 11

Last Modified: April 20, 2021


Back to Top