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First online classes Monday

March 24th, 2020

The management team of Dawson College and many employees have been working very hard to find solutions to salvage the Winter 2020 Semester for our students. The College has been closed because of the COVID-19 pandemic since March 13 and is currently slated to re-open May 1. Meanwhile classes must resume before May 1 to…

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Dawson College processing admissions and working on solutions

March 20th, 2020

MONTREAL (March 20, 2020) – While Dawson College remains closed, essential work continues. The Director General, the Academic Dean, the directors, the deans, managers, and many employees are hard at work to develop a comprehensive plan for the resumption of activities. Next week (week of March 24), no classes or activities will be held. The…

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Dawson Homebody: fitness tips from our Phys. Ed. teachers

March 16th, 2020

The Dawson College Physical Education Team offers this advice on how to stay active while at home. You are working from home, social distancing is upon us, and your commercial gym is no longer open. However, that does not mean your physical activity routine should be put on hold. Moreover, this temporary work change may…


Dawson College closing at 11 p.m. today for 2 weeks or until further notice

March 13th, 2020

For the most recent updates, please visit the special Coronavirus update page here: March 13 12:22 p.m. update:  As of March 13 at 11 p.m., Dawson College will be closed for two weeks in compliance with the directives from the Quebec Government to help slow the spread of COVID-19 (Coronavirus). All classes and activities are…


We have the tools and technology to achieve the UN Sustainable Development Goals: Elizabeth May

March 10th, 2020

It is important to start pressing the Canadian government to work on the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), Elizabeth May told about 220 students at Dawson College March 5. “Canada has signed on to all the SDGs,” she said. Dawson College is working to advance SDGs across Canada in partnership with eight other colleges. Elizabeth…

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50 years of Women’s/Gender Studies in Canada

March 10th, 2020

Are you going to teach crochet? That was the question that a Senate member at Concordia University (then Sir George Williams) asked Greta Hofmann Nemiroff when Women’s Studies was being presented. “I replied to him: ‘no, but if I did crochet, I would be happy to teach you,’” she said. This year marks the 50th…

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Dawson Blues Women’s Basketball Team end season #1 in Quebec, #3 in Canada, and all graduating students are leaving with scholarships

April 5th, 2019

The Dawson Blues Women’s Basketball Team has once again wrapped up a very successful season. For the second year in a row, the Dawson Blues women are Provincial Champions in the D1 Women’s RSEQ Conference Basketball. The provincial champions then went on to play at the Canadian Collegiate Athletic Association’s national championships and placed third…


Love in Action: student-led events to honour murdered and missing Indigenous women

February 18th, 2019

Thursday, February 14 was Valentine’s Day, a day set aside to celebrate love. A group of Dawson students opted to take the opportunity to raise awareness and honour the murdered and missing Indigineous women, girls and two-spirit people. The Centre for Gender Advocacy at Dawson, associating itself with a Canada-wide call to action to cast…

Steven Pinker responds to question at Q & A with students at Dawson College Feb 6 2019

Steven Pinker remembers Dawson years, shares discoveries, ideas

February 15th, 2019

Eminent Harvard Prof. Steven Pinker (Class of 1973) came back to Dawson College on Feb. 6 to deliver a very personal lecture titled Reminiscences, Ideas and Discoveries as his gift to the College for the 50th anniversary. Dr. Pinker, professor and author, is celebrated as one of the most influential people in the world. His…


Popular author and Harvard Prof. Steven Pinker comes home to Dawson for Social Science Week Feb. 6 to celebrate 50th

January 31st, 2019

Sign up on Dawson’s Connect page to view a complete video of his Dawson lecture. One of Time magazine’s “100 Most Influential People in the World Today.” Author of Bill Gates’ favourite book, Enlightenment Now: The Case for Reason, Science, Humanism, and Progress (Viking 2018). Professor of Psychology at Harvard University. And graduate of Dawson…

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