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  • Spoke reporter Rebecca Soares covered Conestoga College’s 50th anniversary celebration on Oct. 5 at the Doon campus. Ontario’s college system began in 1967, and now boasts more than two million graduates. On Oct. 5, a celebration was held at the college, which included a free barbecue hosted by CSI, which was enjoyed by Conestoga students, employees, graduates and retirees. Also part of the event was an Amazing 50 trailer which is travelling across the province...

    Celebrating 50 years with cake and a free barbecue

    Spoke reporter Rebecca Soares covered Conestoga College’s 50th anniversary celebration on Oct. 5 at the Doon campus. Ontario’s college system began in 1967, and now boasts more than two million graduates. On Oct. 5, a celebration was held at the college, which included a free barbecue hosted by CSI, which was enjoyed by Conestoga students, employees, graduates and retirees. Also part of the event was an Amazing 50 trailer which is travelling across the province...

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  • With 2007 marking 50 years of the community college system in Ontario, golden anniversary celebrations are underway at Conestoga, which include commemorative events, displays of historical memorabilia and celebratory activities. Conestoga, along with some help from Conestoga Students Inc., is planning events, and the province is getting in on it as well. The following is a list of commemorative events, displays, websites and publications: PROVINCIAL INITIATIVES * The province’s anniversary campaign features an archival website...

    50th anniversary celebrations

    With 2007 marking 50 years of the community college system in Ontario, golden anniversary celebrations are underway at Conestoga, which include commemorative events, displays of historical memorabilia and celebratory activities. Conestoga, along with some help from Conestoga Students Inc., is planning events, and the province is getting in on it as well. The following is a list of commemorative events, displays, websites and publications: PROVINCIAL INITIATIVES * The province’s anniversary campaign features an archival website...

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  • BY JOSH VAN OSTRAND The Town and Gown barbecue on Sept. 22 was held to bring Conestoga students and homeowners living near Doon campus together. The event is thrown every year to encourage and foster community. According to Laura Black, Student Life programmer, the event is always enjoyed by students and their neighbours. “I think it’s a good, safe way to introduce people to one another and to show that the permanent residents aren’t there...

    Town and Gown brings community together

    BY JOSH VAN OSTRAND The Town and Gown barbecue on Sept. 22 was held to bring Conestoga students and homeowners living near Doon campus together. The event is thrown every year to encourage and foster community. According to Laura Black, Student Life programmer, the event is always enjoyed by students and their neighbours. “I think it’s a good, safe way to introduce people to one another and to show that the permanent residents aren’t there...

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