Need-To-Know News

partnerships

Partnerships Are Out Of The Mothballs

President Patti France’s “Christmas present” to the college’s Board of Govenors (BofG) … The revelation that the college will not, during the next couple of years, be losing $7 million-plus. Or, depending upon how you look at the situation, maybe…
new program

Constructive New Programs Approved By BofG

The college will launch two new programs in September, 2019: one to teach students how to construct websites; and the other to teach them to construct, well, construction. The programs were introduced to, and approved by, St. Clair’s Board of…
kpi

Dissatisfaction With Satisfaction Surveying

While generally pleased as punch with its 2017-18 Key Performance Indicator (KPI) quality survey results (see http://stclair-src.org/news/need-know-news/st-clair-stays-top-five-grudge-less-kpi-results), St. Clair’s Board of Governors (BofG) and…
budget surplus

Year-end Looking Very Black ... And That's A Good Thing

Halfway through its fiscal year (actually, that occurred at the end of September), the college is now anticipating a year-end (March 31, 2019) budgetary surplus of $10.553 million. The six-month financial update was presented to St. Clair’s Board…
statscan story

StatsCan Report Emphasizes Enrolment Boost Provided By International Students

Some interest data – providing a “snapshot” of postsecondary education demographics in Canada at this moment in time – was recently published by Statistics Canada: Enrolments in Canadian public colleges and universities totalled 2,048,574 in 2016-…
Christmas Projects

Good Students, Goodfellows, Great Results

This year’s St. Clair involvement with the local Goodfellows’ newspaper sale saw the college raise the most cash in its history for the Christmas food-parcel charity. Student-members of the Protection, Security and Investigation/Police Foundations…
Police Foundations at RCMP PARE

SCC's PFers At RCMP's PARE

Contributed by Scott Braun, Coordinator, Police Foundations and Protection, Security and Investigation Programs at Chatham Campus On November 13, a group of students from our Police Foundations program travelled to Mohawk College in Hamilton to…
ocmc

Marvellous Marketers

Contributed by Professor Nicole Rourke Extremely proud to announce the following results for St. Clair at the Ontario Colleges Marketing Competition, held recently at Fanshawe College: Gold: Marketing Research: Aurora Fowler and Steven Haas (Coach…
kpi results

St. Clair Stays In Top Five In "Grudge-less" KPI Results

They were extremely inconvenienced and irritated, but 2017-18 Ontario college students apparently didn’t “hold a grudge” following the five-weeks-long faculty strike last autumn. College officials throughout Ontario thought results of the annual,…
esports

Today's Campus Scenery: Esports, Student Safety And Wellness

As a preview of one of the “big attractions” at the college’s Open House this Saturday (November 17), St. Clair “got gamey” during a press conference on Wednesday, by highlighting its involvement in esports. Officials discussed the school’s first-…