Two New College Technology Transfer Centres for JAC

Le Collège de Bois-de-Boulogne et le Cégep John-Abbott créent conjointement un nouveau centre collégial de transfert de technologie en intelligence artificielle Montréal, 27 juin 2018 – Le Collège de Bois-de-Boulogne et le Cégep John-Abbott sont fiers d’annoncer la création d’un nouveau centre collégial de transfert de technologie en intelligence artificielle (CCTTia). L’annonce a été faite en présence de la ministre de l&... Continue Reading.

Animation and fiction films produced by students at John Abbott College presented in Brazil

Animation and fiction films produced by students at John Abbott College presented in Brazil in the Festival “Projeta: Filmes do Quebec”. The festival will be held from June 20 to 26, 2018 in the prestigious CINESESC cinema, in the heart of Sao Paulo. This event showcases a taste of Québec’s culture through feature and short films. The Festival is supported by the Bureau du Québec à Sao Paulo, le Ministère des Relations international... Continue Reading.

Former Academic Dean Appointed to the Québec Order of Excellence in Education

John Abbott College is very pleased to announce the appointment of Erich Schmedt to the Québec Order of Excellence in Education. The Order of Excellence in Education officially recognizes the merit of those who have played or are still playing an important role in the field of education in Québec. For over 31 years, Erich Schmedt has given his heart and soul to John Abbott. He has evolved from being a teacher, up the ranks to Chair of the Biolo... Continue Reading.

The Fonds de recherche du Québec – Nature et technologies (FRQNT) Award – 2 Winners from John Abbott College

First year students Zoë Deskin and David Toharia have each been selected to receive a $5000 summer internship award from the Fonds de recherche du Québec – Nature et technologies (FRQNT). Zoë is an Arts and Sciences student with an interest in conservation ecology and environmental science. This award will allow her to work in Professor Jacqueline Bede’s laboratory at McGill University (Macdonald Campus) for 10 weeks this summer on: Plant-... Continue Reading.

Details for JAC Foundation tournament

Here is everything you need to know for the perfect Foundation golf tournament: …forecast – sunny & 25 degrees… Ever been tempted to get a 4K Ultra-high-definition 50” TV? How about an original Helmut Langeder painting or a classic Tony Harris print? Are Oakley sunglasses or AKG Tiesto Headphones in your future to help you get “into the zone”? Check out these items and so much more at the JAC Foundation tournament on June 12. D... Continue Reading.

New information about the Alumni Survey for JAC Pre-University Program Graduates

Calling on all JAC Pre-University Grads from Summer / Fall 2016 and Winter 2017. A short John Abbott College Pre-University Alumni Survey was recently sent to you by email via Survey Monkey. If you have received it, we would ask that you respond as soon as possible as it will only be open for a few weeks. We may not have had your correct email, so we also sent a letter to your home. Please click here to complete the survey with the password that ... Continue Reading.

New information about the Alumni Survey for JAC Career Program Graduates

Calling on all JAC Career Grads from Summer / Fall 2016 and Winter 2017. A short John Abbott College Career Program Alumni Survey was recently sent to you by email via Survey Monkey. If you have received it, we would ask that you respond as soon as possible as it will only be open for a few weeks. We may not have had your correct email, so we also sent a letter to your home. Please click here to complete the survey with the password that was prov... Continue Reading.

CCAA AND JOHN ABBOTT RECOGNIZE A PILLAR OF THE SPORTS WORLD

Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue, QC – April 26, 2018 – A pillar of society is described by the Collins Dictionary as: A person who is universally respected- reliable-decent and hardworking…often engaging in voluntary work and taking up worthy causes who neighbors and the community have high regard and esteem for. Glenn Ruiter is that person. Ruiter has recently been recognized by two institutions for his dedication and diligence in the world of col... Continue Reading.