George Brown College President Among Canada’s Top 100 Most Powerful Women
TORONTO (December 3, 2013 )— George Brown College president Anne Sado has been named one of Canada’s most powerful women of 2013 by the Women’s Executive Network (WXN).
GEORGE BROWN COLLEGE THEATRE SCHOOL PRESENTS MUNSCHED!
TORONTO (November 5, 2013) — The George Brown College Theatre School presents Munsched! at the Young Centre for the Performing Arts, 50 Tankhouse Lane on Saturday, Nov 30 and Dec. 7 at 1:00 pm.
Top Canadian and Indian Design Schools Unite
TORONTO (Nov. 6, 2013) – George Brown College and MIT Institute of Design (MITID) have announced a partnership offering India’s creative game designers the opportunity to study in Canada while acquiring credentials from both the School of Design at George Brown and the Design School within MITID.
George Brown Theatre Opens Season With Oscar Wilde Masterpiece
TORONTO (October 8, 2013) —George Brown College Theatre School opens its 2013/2014 season of plays with An Ideal Husband by Oscar Wilde. As popular today as it was in 1895 when it premiered, An Ideal Husband is a sparkling social comedy about a politician in danger of losing his reputation owing to a youthful indiscretion.
Top Canadian and Indian Culinary Schools Unite
TORONTO (July 30, 2013) – George Brown College and Manipal University have announced a partnership offering India’s finest budding chefs the opportunity to study abroad while acquiring credentials from both the Culinary Management Program at George Brown and the Welcomgroup Academy of Culinary Arts (WACA) at Manipal.
Trent Partners with George Brown College to Offer New Degree Program
Registered practical nurses in Ontario can now upgrade to registered nurses through a new degree program recently introduced by Trent University, in collaboration with George Brown College.
George Brown College President Anne Sado appointed Member of the Order of Canada
Toronto, ON - June 28, 2013 - Anne Sado, president of George Brown College, has been appointed Member of the Order of Canada by His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada. In her citation, President Sado was recognized for enhancing the role of colleges in the education sector and bringing new vision to George Brown College since being named president in 2004.
New website offers recipe for successfully managing Parkinson’s
Toronto, ON— Patients with Parkinson’s will soon have a new place to turn for practical resources that could help improve their quality of life. A physician specializing in movement disorders at Baycrest Health Sciences teamed up with the Assistive Technology Clinic (ATC) and students from George Brown College to create recipes and develop a website offering people with Parkinson’s practical tools and information to manage their symptoms.
George Brown College Announces Celebration of Leadership in Canadian Sports Business 5 to Watch Award Winners
TORONTO, ON – May 28, 2013 – George Brown College is pleased to announce the recipients of the second annual 5 To Watch Awards: A Celebration of Leadership in Canadian Sport Business, in recognition of the five most influential and accomplished Canadians under the age of 40 in the sports business and marketing sectors.
Tridel Donates $3 Million To Support George Brown College ‘Success At Work’ Campaign
TORONTO (May 9, 2013) – The George Brown College Foundation announced today that Tridel Corporation has pledged a gift of $3 million to George Brown College’s Success at Work fundraising campaign. The donation will be directed towards the renovation and repurposing of learning spaces in the college’s Centre for Construction and Engineering Technologies at its Casa Loma campus.
Gordon Cressy appointed President of George Brown College Foundation
TORONTO (April 16, 2013) - The Board of Directors of the George Brown College Foundation is pleased to announce it has selected Gordon Cressy, one of Toronto’s most respected fundraisers and community leaders to lead the Foundation during a dynamic phase of growth.
As president, Gordon takes the reigns of an organization for which he’s already played a catalytic role. Over the past two years, he has been Senior Associate for the Foundation’s Success At Work campaign.
George Brown College Breaks Ground For New Facility to Develop Best Practices in Sustainable Building
TORONTO (April 5, 2013) — George Brown College hosted a ground breaking ceremony this morning marking the start of construction on a new facility that will support the growing Canadian green and smart building market. When completed in 2014, the building will house full-scale applied research development projects in partnership with local businesses and train students in advanced construction systems, green energy and computer-enabled, efficient buildings.
George Brown College to break ground for environmental construction facility designed to bring new best practices to building sector
TORONTO (April 2, 2013) - George Brown College is breaking ground this Friday, April 5, 2013 at 8:45 a.m. on a new facility to support the growing Canadian green and smart building market.
George Brown College ready to deliver on federal budget initiatives aimed at bridging skills mismatch
Today’s federal budget gives a clear mandate to colleges as the bridging agents for Canada’s skills mismatch, and George Brown College is ready to play a major role.
Frank Stronach Heads Back to School
(March 13, 2013) - Founder and Honorary Chairman of Magna International, Frank
Stronach, will visit George Brown College to inspire students with his rags-to-riches
George Brown College Theatre School Unveils Spring 2013 Repertory Season
TORONTO (March, 12, 2013) –After three years of intense training, the graduating class of the George Brown College Theatre School will present Playboy of the Western World and Spring Awakening in a spring repertory season April 9-20, 2013 under the tutelage of two of Canada’s foremost female directors.
Book Launch: What I LOVE About Being QUEER
TORONTO (March 12, 2013) – Everyone’s identity is worth celebrating, according to Vivek Shraya, editor of an insightful new book titled What I LOVE about being QUEER. The book features over 100 candid perspectives on the simple question, what do you love about being queer?
George Brown College President Anne Sado named new Chair of Polytechnics Canada
TORONTO (February 28, 2013) — George Brown College President Anne Sado has been named Chair of Polytechnics Canada, the voice of Canada’s leading post-secondary institutions dedicated to practical technological education and high-quality job creation. The appointment is effective immediately.
Nominations Now Open for the “5 To Watch Awards”
TORONTO (February 21, 2013) – Nominations opened today for the 2nd annual – “5 To Watch Awards” - a Celebration of Leadership in Canadian Sport Business, to be held at George Brown College on May 16, 2013.
- George Brown College Theatre School presents A Fond Husband
TORONTO (January, 17, 2013) – Following their heart-warming production of Saturday Sunday Monday this Fall, George Brown Theatre’s graduating students tackle the rarely performed restoration play A Fond Husband (or The Plotting Sisters) at the Young Centre for the Performing Arts, 50 Tankhouse Lane, February 6-16, 2013.
Toronto’s George Brown College has established a reputation for equipping students with the skills, industry experience and credentials to pursue the careers of their choice. The college offers programs from its three main campuses located across the downtown core, including its newest location at the Toronto waterfront, which opened in September 2012. George Brown offers 135 full-time programs and 189 continuing education certificates/designations across a wide variety of professions to a student body of over 24,500 (full-time equivalent) students, including over 3,200 international students; and over 61,000 continuing education registrants. Students can earn certificates, diplomas, postgraduate certificates, apprenticeships and degrees.