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Convocation 2017

Congratulations to our 2017 graduates!

June 28th, 2017

In another record year, more than 2,900 students received DEC and AEC statements after having completed their programs of study between Summer 2016 and Winter 2017. More than 600 of those graduates attended ceremonies held at Place des Arts’ Théâtre Maisonneuve on June 20. The afternoon ceremony celebrated graduates in Social Science, Liberal Arts and…

Simonetta Barth

Dawson graduate Simonetta Barth to take up #2 position at the SPVM

June 28th, 2017

Simonetta Barth, who graduated from Dawson in 1984 in Computer Science Technology before embarking on police training, has been named to the second highest post in the Service de Police de la Ville de Montréal. When she takes the reins as Deputy Director, Chief of Operations in September, she will become the first woman to…

SALTISE Director Elisabeth Charles, Richard Filion, Erich Schmidt, SALTISE Director Nath

SALTISE awards Dawson DG and John Abbott Academic Dean

June 28th, 2017

Dawson’s Director General Richard Filion and the Academic Dean of John Abbott College Erich Schmedt were honoured at the SALTISE annual conference 2017 with the Lifetime Achievement Award in recognition of their support to SALTISE in “exceptional ways that have been complementary and timely.” In the citation to pay tribute to both administrators, SALTISE writes:…

Dawson celebrates another banner year in research

Dawson marks another banner year in research

June 5th, 2017

Dawson College continues to set the standard for research activity within the CEGEP network with 31 active funded projects under way, including nine new grants, totaling over $1 million in external funding. These exceptional projects investigate important research questions across the disciplines and contribute to both knowledge construction and mobilization. You can read more about…

Dawson celebrates first graduates with Peace Studies Certificates

Dawson celebrates first graduates with Peace Studies Certificates

June 5th, 2017

On Friday, May 12th, the Dawson College Peace Centre was proud to present 25 exceptional students with the Peace Studies Certificate. By completing three Peace Studies courses, participating in a Peace 101 workshop, and devoting six or more (often much more) hours to community engagement, these students graduated from Dawson with a better understanding of…


Science, on tourne! competition recognizes two Dawson students

May 8th, 2017

The national finals of the 25th edition of the Science, on tourne! science competition were held on May 6 at Cégep Garneau in Québec City with 36 CEGEP teams competing. The challenge was centred on the theme of Masquerade Ball, with the aim to build an autonomous engine that could pick up golf balls and…


Sandrine Carle-Landry is the 2017 regional winner of the Quebec Osentreprendre Challenge

May 4th, 2017

Liberal Arts student Sandrine Carle-Landry has been announced as the winner of the regional OSEntreprendre Challenge in the individual and small team category. Her submission and entrepreneurial project was recognized over submissions from all Cégeps on the island of Montreal. Her friend Corinne Pelletier who was one of the subjects in a series of videos…

Dawson College's winning team at PontPop

Dawson students win PontPop Competition for second year in a row

March 27th, 2017

The annual PontPOP contest at École de technologie supérieure (ETS) is a province-wide competition where students must build scale model bridges using only popsicle sticks, glue and dental floss. The bridges are evaluated for their design, originality, aesthetic and their weight tolerance. Last year, Dawson Civil Engineering Technology student, Vlad Danita, won overall first place….

Women's basketball players sitting on bench during Final game for gold

Dawson Blues women’s basketball goes all the way, captures silver

March 23rd, 2017

It was a heartbreaking final after going so far for the women’s Dawson Blues basketball team, but in the end, it was the Lethbridge Kodiaks, who had gone undefeated in their entire season, who took gold. Dawson’s silver in the CCAA Women’s Basketball National Championship came after a gruelling season and a hard fought battle…

model UN organizing committee

Harvard WorldMUN: Dawson triumphs in hosting, organizing monumental event

March 23rd, 2017

The organizers of Harvard Model UN, hosted by Dawson in partnership with the Palais des congrès and Tourisme Montréal, and endorsed by the Quebec government, the City of Montreal and the Canadian government, delivered a rousing conference to more than 1,900 delegates from 115 countries last week. The event was a resounding success, due in…

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