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Ongoing support for youth in the Jane and Finch community

Seneca President David Agnew sitting with  Youth to Postsecondary (Y2P) project at Seneca participants

The Peter Gilgan Foundation has renewed its support of the Youth to Postsecondary (Y2P) education program offered at Seneca’s Yorkgate Campus for a second year.

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The impact of giving

King Township Women of Influence Giving Circle meeting

Members of the King Township Women of Influence Giving Circle gathered at King Campus on Wednesday, Oct. 16 to witness firsthand the impact of their generosity.

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Grad and husband give life savings to Seneca

Bala and Karnika Krishnan

Bala and Karnika Krishnan recently made a commitment to leave their entire estate to Seneca in their will. In addition, the couple has made a generous donation to establish an endowment award for students.

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Helping those who 'honour our eyes'

Johnson & Johnson vision

Johnson & Johnson Vision is committed to helping the nearly 285 million people around the world who face vision impairment.

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Seneca's Fire Protection labs benefit from gift-kind donation

Support from industry helps Seneca’s fire protection

Support from industry helps Seneca’s fire protection students learn and train on the most up-to-date equipment, have access to industry experts and prepare to enter the workforce.

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Moores helps Seneca grads begin their careers in style

Support from industry helps Seneca’s fire protection

As Seneca students prepare to graduate and make a big splash in the world of work, they need to be prepared. That means having a polished resume, practiced interview skills and the right attire for those big job interviews.

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A gift of technology that eliminates distance for Seneca HELIXers

Seneca’s new Centre for Innovation, Technology and Entrepreneurship is home to HELIX

Seneca’s new Centre for Innovation, Technology and Entrepreneurship is home to HELIX, an on-campus incubator that helps aspiring entrepreneurs develop business ideas and collaborate with like-minded innovators.

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How to Recharge your Career

How to Recharge your Career

Tamara Goddard may have a sweet tooth but thanks to the new Seneca-TD Career Recharge initiative, she now has a sweet career.

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Vision for the future

vision of the future

Seneca has the largest postsecondary opticianry program in Canada, with 120 students registered annually, ranging from high school and university graduates to mid-career professionals and newcomers to Canada.

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Vretta strengthens ties with Seneca by making financial contribution

Seneca’s long partnership with Vretta

Seneca’s nearly decade-long partnership with Vretta is bearing further fruit. The award-winning education technology company based in Toronto has made a financial contribution to Seneca’s on-campus incubator HELIX.

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This app is a cut above the rest

Kim Ng, a graduate of the Business Administration — Entrepreneurship and Small Business

BEAUT lets you preview hairdressers.

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Winston Stewart gets in early

Winston Stewart gets in early

Winston Stewart became the first Seneca alumnus to tour Magna Hall.

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Seneca community rises to an innovative student-focused challenge

New high-tech mannequins enable Seneca’s health science students to gain hands-on skills

New high-tech mannequins enable Seneca’s health science students to gain hands-on skills.

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Sun Life Financial shines in its continued commitment to Seneca students

Sun Life Financial shines

Sun Life Financial has been a longstanding partner of Seneca. The more than 150-year-old Canadian financial services company with approximately 30,000 employees is undeniably committed to serving, supporting and building healthier communities.

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NEC's interactive technology boots collaboration at Seneca

NEC's interactive technology

Donation of touch-screen digital displays enable students to study smarter.

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iSecurity understands key to addressing cyber threats is an investment in our future talent

iSecurity understands key to addressing cyber threats

Toronto-based cybersecurity consultancy establishes two financial aid awards for Honours Bachelor of Technology - Informatics and Security degree students.

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Fostering global innovation

Fostering global innovation

On-campus hub accelerated 200 ventures in three years

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Marchon keeps sights set on future eyecare leaders

Marchon one of world's largest designers, manufacturers and distributors of eyewear

One of the world’s largest designers, manufacturers and distributors of eyewear is making a significant contribution to the learning experience of Seneca’s Opticianry students.

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Don't get in the way of yourself

Human Resources Management alumna Deborah Bugeja

Serendipitous is not usually a term that comes to mind when most people reflect on their careers.

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RBC shines a light on Indigenous mental health

RBC  hosted mental health symposium at King Campus

This spring, Seneca and the Royal Bank of Canada hosted the second biennial RBC Mental Health Symposium at King Campus.

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Peter Gilgan invests in Seneca youth project

Peter Gilgan invests in Seneca youth project

Local philanthropist and business leader Peter Gilgan, has donated $30,000 to Seneca’s Youth to Postsecondary Education project (Y2P).

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Seneca alumni supports the King Campus expansion

Winston Stewart supports King Campus expansion

Seneca’s alumni have stepped up to contribute to the Campaign for King Campus.

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A “Ripple” Effect on Sustainable Farming

Brandon Hebor and Steven Bourne quit their day jobs to start a green sustainable venture together

When Brandon Hebor and Steven Bourne quit their day jobs to start a green sustainable venture together, you could say they had a bigger fish to fry.

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A Field for All Seasons

Sting dome field

This fall, Seneca became the first college in the Greater Toronto Area to have a sports dome. The new state-of-the-art facility is nicknamed “the StingDome” and consists of a multi-purpose artificial turf field and a seasonal dome at Newnham Campus.

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“Friends” With a Shared Love of Learning in the Great Outdoors

Friends With a Shared Love of Learning in the Great Outdoors

Set against a breathtaking backdrop of meadows, forests and wetlands in the heart of the Oak Ridges Moraine and based at King Campus, KOLTS is home to students in the Early Childhood Education diploma and bachelor’s degree programs and provides the opportunity to teach toddlers and preschoolers in a “forest school” setting, which focuses on land stewardship and appreciation for the great outdoors.

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Scotiabank Sees Return on Investment in Young Entrepreneurs

Scotiabank invest in young entrepreneurs

In 2015, Scotiabank made a long-term investment in Seneca students with a donation to establish 60 scholarships for students in the Financial Services Management (degree), Non-Profit Leadership Management (graduate certificate) and Business Administration – Entrepreneurship and Small Business (diploma) programs. The bank has also created the Scotiabank HELIX Entrepreneurs Development Fund, which supports development activities for young entrepreneurs participating in Seneca’s on-campus business incubation hub.

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King Township Women of Influence

King Township Women of Influence

In recent years, giving circles have ignited the philanthropic landscape in North America. By bringing together like-minded individuals with similar ambitions, giving circles provide an opportunity for donors to pool their finances and support their communities with a greater impact.

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Big Data - Daymond Ling

Daymond Ling analyzes data very, very well

Daymond Ling analyzes data very, very well. While working with American Express’s fraud investigation team, his work to identify patterns of credit card theft led to a $50 million reduction in loss for Amex…in just six months.

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Mike Shaver Award

Mike Shaver Award

When Seneca honorary degree recipient Mike Shaver agreed to join Facebook in 2011 as an engineering director, he faced a dilemma. Mike had just joined Seneca’s Board of Governors, and the new job meant he’d have to relocate to California.

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RBC Mental Health Symposium

RBC Mental Health Symposium

Seneca and Royal Bank of Canada teamed up to present the inaugural RBC Mental Health Symposium, hosted at the College’s King Campus in May 2016.

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TD Bank Elder Financial Planning Program

TD Bank Elder Financial Planning Program

At an increasing rate, baby boomers and their parents are looking for advisory practices that incorporate both financial planning and eldercare expertise.

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Youth to Postsecondary

 Youth to Postsecondary (Y2P) project at Seneca

The Youth to Postsecondary (Y2P) project at Seneca provides free-of-charge academic upgrading and life skills training that makes it possible for disadvantaged young adults to earn a college education and improve their career opportunities.

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