A milestone meeting for the 100 Guys Who Share Yarmouth County. They surpassed the $100,000 mark in giving back to the community with their $12,100 donation to the NSCC Foundation - Urgent Aid program at Burridge Campus.
For the last three years, Noethermal Energy Storage Inc. has been working with NSCC’s Applied Research team at the Ivany Campus in Dartmouth. Neothermal’s CEO, Jill Johnson (right), and Chief Research and Technology Officer, Louis Desgrosseilliers (left), have worked closely with Director of Applied Research, Alain Joseph (centre), shortly after they won the Innovacorp Smart Energy Demo Challenge in 2015.
NSCC grad and Paraglide developer Matt MacKenzie is seen with Northwood resident Anne Hicks as he prepares to demonstrate his invention at the care facility in Halifax on July 12. The remote control allows residents to reposition themselves in their wheelchairs via an attachment known as the Paraglide.
Dr. Wayne Groszko, lead research scientist with the Nova Scotia Community College’s applied energy research team, imagines a day when Halifax harbour will carry the deployable solar microgrids he helped to develop to remote parts of the world.
Since 2011, many excellent educational resources have come to life through Canadian Blood Services' BloodTechNet program. Resources like five, high-quality, digitally animated videos showcasing transfusion medicine guidelines that were created by digital animation students at NSCC.
Twelve students graduated from the two-year Pathways to Shipbuilding for Indigenous Students program this month, all of which will be employed with Irving Shipbuilding by the end of the summer. The students graduated with a diploma in metal fabrication from the Nova Scotia Community College on July 6 and were immediately offered work with Irving.