Awareness

mental health report

More Work To Be Done On Postsecondary Mental Health Supports

Editor’s Note: This week, four organizations involved with postsecondary education in Ontario released a report dealing with one of the most pressing topics affecting the province’s colleges and universities – the mental health of students. The…
oer

Let's Not Wait Until Next Week To Discuss FREE Textbooks

Next week, March 2-6, is Open Educational Resources (OER) Week ... But, really, given the immense value of this student-friendly tool, let’s draw attention to it right now. OER means, in many cases, that maybe you won’t have to purchase that ultra-…
let's talk

Tomorrow ... Hey, Let's Talk

With Material From https://letstalk.bell.ca/en/ Wednesday, January 29 marks Bell Canada’s tenth annual “Let’s Talk” Day. Over that decade, the initiative has spurred a nation-wide discussion – and destigmatization – of mental health topics. The…
environ speaker

College Rolls Out The Green Carpet In Early November

Students, professors and staff are invited to attend the first-ever Green Carpet event, featuring a visit by a world-renowned scientist, to St. Clair College on Sunday, November 3rd. St. Clair students are playing a leading role to ensure that…
run for the cure

College Chef Runs For The Cure In October

What do you get when you blend a Red Seal-certified chef with her white chef’s coat? A pink blur, of course. For 15 years, day-in and day-out, she’s decked out in her white chef’s uniform as a support staffer in the college’s Culinary Management…
narcan

CMHA Urges Preparation For Overdose Threat

Contributed by the Canadian News Wire Service Ahead of International Overdose Awareness Day (IOAD) on August 31st, the Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA) launched the "Carry It Toolkit", an opioid overdose education campaign aimed at…
suicide awareness

Getting The Message Out: "You Are Not Alone"

On September 10, the Student Representative Council led the annual march around campus to mark the college’s involvement with Suicide Awareness and Prevention Month. At the end of the month – on Sunday the 29th – St. Clair will, again, be the scene…
Dental Clinic

College Helps To Spread Smiles

On May 24, for the fourth year, the Essex County Dental Society held a clinic at St. Clair College’s facility in the Anthony P. Toldo Centre for Applied Health Sciences.
swabbing clinic

Hoping For A Mob To Swab

This Thursday – January 24th – open wide, say “Aaaaaah”, and scrape a cell or two from the inside of your mouth/cheek with a Q-tip. Doing so could make you a life-saver. From 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. that day, in the “old” Student Centre (lounge area…
job fair

The Job Of Getting A Job Made Easier

On Wednesday, January 23rd – have dozens of your resumes printed, get decked out in your most impressive wardrobe, and put some talcum powder on your palms to eliminate handshake-clamminess, as you take part in the most productive and convenient…