Province cancels Laurier-Conestoga satellite campus in Milton

Laurier ‘deeply disappointed’ by sudden news from provincial minister as 3 GTA projects canceled Wilfrid Laurier University in Waterloo and Conestoga College in Kitchener had planned a joint campus in Milton. It was announced Tuesday the provincial government will not fund the campus. (CBC) Officials at Wilfrid Laurier University in Waterloo, Ont., say they’re “deeply disappointed

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Laurier welcomes Provincial approval of new site in the Milton Education Village

Waterloo – Wilfrid Laurier University welcomes today’s announcement by the Ontario government giving final approval and financial support to expand access to post-secondary education in the Town of Milton and surrounding region. The provincial commitment of $90 million will help Laurier establish an innovative academic centre of excellence in Milton. Laurier, in partnership with Conestoga College Institute of Technology

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Milton Soup Sisters

Soup Sisters is excited to launch our newest chapter in September 2017! We are proud to partner with the staff at Gordon Food Services for bi-monthly soup making events that support the women and children of Halton Women’s Place. Halton Women’s Place provides a safe haven for women and their children who are experiencing domestic

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Downtown Festival rocks Milton

Thousands flocked to Milton’s Main Street for the 10th annual Downtown Street Festival Saturday (June 3).   The event, hosted by the Downtown Milton Business Improvement Area and Town of Milton, offered something for everyone. From food, vendors and live musical entertainment, there was plenty to see and do. Platinum Blonde, the popular ’80s hair

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Why is it important to be an Employer of Choice?

Just hearing the phrase, “Employer of Choice”, you may think of a few companies including You Tube, Google and Apple. Forward thinking companies understand that being recognized as a ‘top employer’ is a crucial factor in finding new talent. Becoming an ‘employer of choice’ is essential in today’s increasingly tight labour market. A study done

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Laurier’s Milton campus is a win-win

Wilfrid Laurier University finally has it in the bag. It’s the only university in the province that applied, in partnership with Conestoga College, to build a campus in Milton. And, since the Ontario government is committed to expanding access to higher education, and has invited proposals to build in Milton, that bedroom community is soon

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