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D Announcements


D Announcements is your virtual bulletin board for Dawson community information, events, and news briefs, released on Wednesdays every other week between issues of D News.

Want to let us know about an upcoming event/fundraiser/workshop in your program/profile/department? Click on the link at the bottom of this page and fill out the form, and we will include it in the next edition.

Last updated: Sept. 20

Dawson’s first ever Homecoming is this Saturday

Join us for the Homecoming outdoor lunch and enter to win one of these incredible prizes at our 1:30 p.m. draw:

    • Private whisky tasting for four at Bar Bootlegger
    • Découverte Whisky experience for four at Bar Bootlegger
    • Gift certificates to Bootleggers Bar
    • Gift certificates to Petros Restaurant
    • Gift certificates to Sir Winston Churchill Pub
    • Kyocera ECosys P2235cdw printer
    • Dawson merchandise: Show off your Dawson pride with stylish gear!

Attendees must sign up at one of our welcome tables to enter and be present during the draw to claim their prize.


A huge congratulations to current third year students in the Professional Theatre Department who are finalists for a playwriting award: Alina Ichmouratov, Elliot Million-Lovett, and Marcel Pare. The Write Stuff is an award for writers ages 12-19, hosted by Infinitheatre Montreal. The finalists will get to see professional actors perform their new plays on Saturday Sept 30 at 2:30pm at Parc Drolet-Rachel: this is a free and public event. The winner will receive a $500 cash prize. Congratulations to our students!

Karate free trial session

Want to learn karate? Free trial session is today from 7 – 8:30 p.m., in room 0H.3. Classes run from September 13 to October 4 and October 10 to December 6. Contact nboukhira@dawsoncollege.qc.ca for more information.

Peace week: Dinner & Drag Show

Dawson Professional Theatre graduate Ken Antonio Rillo (Class of 2009) will be back at the College for Peace Week. He is the choreographer for the main act and lead dancer in a special Peace Week event called Dinner and Drag on Sept. 21 in room 5B.16.

Limited spots available at Dinner and Drag: Reserve your spot here. Entrance is free but donations will be collected for a charity serving the LGBTQ2S+ local community.

Same locations, new addresses!

Please note the following Student Services room number changes. Although the locations remain the same, room numbers have been updated following renovations in the 2E wing.

  • Campus Life (including Lost & Found) is now in 2E.4
  • Student AccessAbility Centre is now in 2E.6

Events Calendar – Stay up to date about events at Dawson

We have a lot of upcoming events happening at Dawson, stay up to date by periodically checking the Events calendar.

Submit your Upcoming Events or Screen Visuals using the Events Calendar

People interested in publicizing their events on the Dawson website or putting an image up on the Dawson TV screens are invited to complete the online submission form available on the Events website.

Doing this helps us publicize your event and keeps the entire community aware of what is happening at Dawson.

Next D Announcements and D News

D News will be on September 27 and D Announcements will be on October 4.


NoteWant to submit your D Announcement? Fill in the submission form.

Last Modified: September 20, 2023