Algonquin College campuses appreciate the ongoing support of local federal, provincial and municipal politicians, support that has helped Algonquin become one of Canada’s leading colleges of applied arts and technology. The College works diligently, on an ongoing basis, to maintain close relationships with officials at all levels of government. This relationship allows students benefit from quality education and services in a technologically advanced learning environment.
Algonquin College operates under the auspices of the Ontario Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities.
August 7, 2014
Minister of State for Science and Technology Ed Holder, along with Ottawa-Orleans MP Royal Galipeau, visited the ACCE building to see the future site of the College’s Construction Research Centre. Photo credit: Patrick Doyle, CP Images
Minister Jason Kenney speaks at Algonquin College for Polytechnics Canada Policy Conference
May 7, 2014
Minister of Citizenship, Immigration and Multiculturalism Jason Kenney addresses higher education leaders assembled at Algonquin College for the 2014 Polytechnics Canada Annual Policy Conference.
Minister Brad Duguid visits Algonquin College President’s Council Town Hall
March 25, 2014
Minister of Training, Colleges and Universities Brad Duguid praises Algonquin during remarks at the opening of Algonquin’s second President’s Council Town Hall.
Algonquin College receives $500,000 in Productivity and Innovation Funding
February 7, 2014
Jo-Ann Aubut, Dean, Academic Development, accepts $500,000 in funding on behalf of Algonquin College in support of four innovative proposals, including an expansion of the eText program.
Algonquin College participates in City of Ottawa’s trade mission to China
October 18, 2013
Ernest Mulvey, Director, International Education Centre at Algonquin College, participated in the City of Ottawa’s trade mission to China in October of 2013.
September 27, 2013
The Honourable Jason Kenney, Minister, Employment and Social Development, joined ABC Life Literacy and Algonquin College in celebration of the fourth annual Essential Skills Day.
September 27, 2013
Minister Chiarelli participates in Team Ontario in the US Department of Energy Solar Decathlon Open House
August 17, 2013
The Honourable Bob Chiarelli, Minister of Energy, announced Smart Grid funding for Team Ontario in the US Department of Energy Solar Decathlon Open House, and wished them well before they headed off to California.
Canada’s Governor General David Johnston visits Pembroke Campus
April 24, 2013
His Excellency David Johnston, Governor General of Canada and Algonquin College Honorary Degree recipient, visited Algonquin College’s Pembroke campus to assist in cleaning up the Pembroke waterfront. In this photo, he speaks with Algonquin College Board of Governors Member Fred Blackstein. Photo via Stephen Uhler of the Pembroke Daily Observer.
Minister John Baird speaks with students
March 21, 2013
The Honourable John Baird, Minister of Foreign Affairs, addressed the International Business Speakers Forum on Monday before a group of 100 students in Algonquin College’s International Business Management Graduate Certificate Program, and students in the three-year Business Administration Program who are majoring in International Business.
Mayor Jim Watson and Minister Bob Chiarelli announce southwest transitway extension
November 1, 2012
His Worship Mayor Jim Watson and the Honourable Bob Chiarelli, Minister of Transportation, announced an extension of Ottawa’s southwest transitway.