Dawson’s beloved Artists in Bloom event was back for the first time this year since 2019 and thanks to the extraordinary Dawson community of employees and retirees, we broke the art sales record at the conclusion of the 24th edition on April 27. This year’s weeklong online auction of original artwork and art print sales…
Red Dresses needed for May 5 MMIWG2S Day
On May 5, the First Peoples’ Centre will be commemorating the National Day of Awareness and Action for MMIWG2S. They are asking for your help in gathering red dresses (all sizes – child and adult) for an exhibit. If you have any dresses to donate, please bring them to the First Peoples’ Centre (3E.15) before 12 p.m. on Thursday. If you’d like to participate or help in other ways, please contact Billi-Jo Poirier or Jessica Quijano through MIO.
Dawson employees get 10% off BIXI
Take advantage of Dawson College's BIXI group discount!
Dawson students and employees get 10% off a BIXI seasonal pass!
Regular cost is $92 + tax per season. Dawson discount means you only pay $83 + tax.
To get the discount, download the clickable document HERE and register before June 30.
Rock climbing hours
Rock-climbing is available for employees and students in -1h.02:
Tuesdays: 6 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Wednesdays: 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Thursdays: 12 p.m. - 2 p.m.
Cost is $4; no experience needed.
How to be there for young people: a free talk by Jack.org
What you can expect to learn in the Jack.org talk:
The basics of mental health, personal stories from trained youth speakers, how to recognize signs of struggle in your students and much more.
This event will take place online on April 27 at 7 p.m. To register, click read more.
As part of Earth Week, Social Science students from the Integrative Seminar class lined up in the Upper Atrium to present their research findings on Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in post-secondary institutions. Students were asked to look into how colleges and universities are working to meet certain SDGs, before relating them to Dawson with their…
Reject war by adding your name to global petition
Ivan Freud of the Peace Studies Certificate invites the Dawson community to sign a petition to reject war and nuclear weapons.
Click Read More to add your name to the petition.
Last Modified: May 4, 2022