Canadore College

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Coordinates: 46°20′39.08″N 79°29′30.79″W / 46.3441889°N 79.4918861°W / 46.3441889; -79.4918861

Canadore College of Applied Arts and Technology
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MottoGreat Things Happen Here
TypePublic College of Applied Arts and Technology
Established1972
PresidentGeorge Burton
Students3,500
Address
100 College Drive, P.O. Box 5001 North Bay, Ontario P1B 8K9
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CampusCanadore College has four campuses: Aviation Technology Campus, Commerce Court Campus, and the Education Centre (College Drive Campus) in North Bay, Ontario, one campus in West Parry Sound, Ontario, and two campuses in the GTA – Canadore at Stanford.
AffiliationsCCAA, ACCC, AUCC, CBIE, CUP.
MascotPanther
Websitecanadorecollege.ca

Canadore College is a college of applied arts and technology located in North Bay, Ontario, Canada. It was founded in 1967 as a campus of Sudbury's Cambrian College, and became an independent institution in 1972. Canadore College has four campuses in North Bay, Ontario, and a campus in Parry Sound, Ontario. Canadore has a full-time enrolment of 3,500 students[citation needed] .

Programs[edit]

Canadore College offers more than 65 full-time post-secondary programs, focused in several key academic sectors: aviation technology; business and management; community justice and police studies; culinary arts; environmental studies and biotechnology; health, human care and wellness; indigenous studies; language, access and preparatory studies; media, design and dramatic arts; sport and recreation; and trades and technology. Part-time studies in business; general interest; geographic information systems; health sciences; hospitality; information technology; languages; law and justice; preparatory studies; recreation and leisure services; trades and technology; and transportation are also offered in the traditional classroom and/or online.

Student life[edit]

Sports and Wellness[edit]

Canadore athletes (Panthers) compete at the OCAA (Ontario Colleges Athletic Association) varsity level in men's/women's volleyball, men's basketball and men's/women's indoor soccer. The men's hockey teams is at the extramural level. Canadore also plays host to a men's club basketball team that participates in the North Bay city league. There are various other extracurricular opportunities as well. Snofest is the annual winter carnival, leagues, tournaments, and activity days.

Buildings and features[edit]

Canadore shares its main campus facilities with Nipissing University. Canadore College has four campuses: Aviation Technology Campus, Commerce Court Campus, and the Education Centre (College Drive Campus) in North Bay, Ontario, one campus in West Parry Sound, Ontario, and two campuses in the GTA – Canadore at Stanford. The Education Centre is situated on a 263-hectare (650-acre) wooded escarpment with over 26 km (16 mi) of wilderness trails.

In 2018, Canadore opened The Village, a new $20 million "health and wellness centre".[1]

Residences[edit]

Canadore College offers apartment-style residences, also referred to as Lower Residence. [2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Canadore College receives private donation for health centre". CBC News. 2 Feb 2019. Retrieved 9 May 2019.
  2. ^ http://campuslivingcentres.com/canadore-college-residence/