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Carl Barrett wins silver at St. John’s Triathlon

Academy Canada Business Operations Manager, Carl Barrett, has won big again at the St. John’s Triathlon with a Silver Medal win in the Olympic Triathlon Division. Corner Brook’s Carl Barrett, a dedicated Triathlete who has been known to share his wisdom and knowledge with newbies to the sport, finished second overall in the Olympic triathlon…

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Academy Canada Multimedia Graphic Design Students Win Pinnacle Awards

At the “International Association of Business Communicators – Newfoundland and Labrador” 2018 Pinnacle Awards, two Academy Canada Students, Charlene Brook and Andrew Leonard, won the “Student Award of Excellence” and “Student Award of Merit” respectfully. Andrew Leonard won a “Student Award of Excellence” for his “Dumb, Dumb and Dumb’r” work. Charlene Brook won a “Student…

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Academy Canada Graduate Wins 2018 Literacy Award

On July 18, 2018, Canada’s Premiers announced the 14th annual “Council of the Federation Literacy Award” recipients. Presented in each province and territory, the award celebrates outstanding literacy achievement, innovative practice and excellence. Academy Canada are please to announce that our graduate, Suna Dau Yath, is Newfoundland and Labrador’s “Council of the Federation Literacy Award”…

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Corner Brook Campus “Convocation 2018”

Corner Brook Campus Program Award Winners - Academy Canada

On June 8, 2018, Corner Brook Campus students and staff attended their annual convocation at the Corner Brook Arts and Culture Centre in Corner Brook. The studio was brimming with excitement, from family, friends, honoured guests, and the 102 graduating students in attendance. Ms. Mindy Finlay, vice-principal, and Mr. Colin Burridge, principal, began with introduction…

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Harding Road Campus Cook Students Prepare Meals at “Blind Date with the Stars”

Cooks - Blind Date with the Stars - Academy Canada

The blind date celebrities at their venue included Chris Andrews from Shanneyganock, plus Laura and Erin from “Swinging Belles”. The Meal included: Appetizer – Roasted beef, goat cheese, and pecan salad Main course – Beef Wellington (stuffed acorn squash for vegetarians), Duchesse Sweet potatoes, Parmesan roasted asparagus with balsamic reduction Dessert – Deconstructed pavlova with…

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Harding and Kenmount Road Campus – Convocation 2018

Harding and Kenmount Campus Convocation Graduates

On May 17, 2018, Harding Road and Kenmount Road campus students and staff attended Academy Canada’s Annual Convocation Ceremony at the St. John’s’ Arts and Culture Centre. The auditorium was full with family, friends, guests, and 267 graduating students. Ms. Anita Morgan, Harding Road Campus Principal, and Ms. Elizabeth Campbell, Kenmount Road Campus Principal, began…

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Academy Canada Therapeutic Recreation Students Win “Recreation Newfoundland and Labrador” Scholarships

Academy Canada “Therapeutic Recreation” students, Shawna Young and Chelsea Brake, win Recreation Newfoundland and Labrador “Kevin Waterman Student Scholarship”. Recreation Newfoundland and Labrador offers the “Kevin Waterman Student Scholarship”, valued at $500 each, to recognize “students enrolled in a recreation undergraduate program who have made significant contributions to recreation through volunteer activities, work experience and…

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Academy Canada Consultant, James Loder, Elected NLCA Vice Chair

NLCA Weekly Construction News

Congratulations to Academy Canada Consultant, James Loder, on being elected as the Newfoundland and Labrador Construction Association (NLCA) “First Vice-Chairperson”. He also joins the Canadian Construction Association’s Board of Directors. These appointments will ensure that the Construction Industry continues to know exactly about our skilled trades students! Academy Canada Director, James Loder, is elected the…

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NLCA Wins “Gold Seal Certification Award Of Excellence”

NLCA wins Gold Seal Certification of Excellence

Academy Canada congratulates one of our partners, Newfoundland and Labrador Construction Association (NLCA), for winning a “Gold Seal Certification of Excellence” at the Canadian Construction Association’s “Award Show” in Banff, Alberta. Academy Canada Consultant, James Loder (upper left), along with other NLCA “Board of Directors”, were part of their “Gold Seal Certification of Excellence” winning…

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Academy Canada wins NLCA “Professional Services Award of Excellence”

NLCA Professional Services Award of Excellence

On March 3, 2018, Academy Canada won Newfoundland and Labrador Construction Association’s “Professional Services Award of Excellence”. Kudos to our students, faculty, and staff on winning the Newfoundland and Labrador Construction Association’s prestigious “Professional Services Award of Excellence” at their 2018 Awards Gala. Academy Canada Consultant, James Loder, was thrilled to accept the award on…

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Academy Canada Animal Grooming Professional Graduate, Karrie Thomas, Overcomes Challenges To Get Diploma

Harding Road Campus “Animal Grooming Professional” Graduate, Karrie Thomas, is the perfect example of how one can beat personal and societal odds to rise to incredible heights when it seems things are too impossible to scale. In spite enduring numerous surgeries, as well as dealing with other physical and cognitive challenges, Karrie is still determined…

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Corner Brook Campus “Convocation 2017”

Campus Award Winners 2017 - Academy Canada

On June 9, 2017, Corner Brook Campus students and staff attended their Annual Convocation Ceremony at the Corner Brook Civic Centre Studio in Corner Brook. The studio was full to capacity with their family, friends, honoured guests, and 111 graduating students in attendance. Ms. Mindy Finlay, Vice Principal, and Mr. Colin Burridge, Principal, began with…

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Harding Road And Kenmount Road Campus “Convocation 2017”

Valedictorian 2017 - Academy Canada

On May 18, 2017, Kenmount and Harding Road campuses students and staff attended Academy Canada’s Annual Convocation Ceremony at the Arts and Culture Centre in St. John’s. The auditorium was full with family, friends, guests, and 218 graduating students. Ms. Anita Morgan, Kenmount Road Campus Principal, and Mr. Steve Browne, Harding Road Campus Principal, began…

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Corner Brook Campus Convocation 2016

Corner Brook Campus Program Award Winners - Academy Canada

On June 24, 2016, the Corner Brook campus held it’s Convocation Ceremony at the Corner Brook Civic Centre Studio. The room was full with family, friends, guests and 101 very excited, graduating students. The day began with a warm welcome and staff introductions from Master of Ceremonies, Jennifer Waye, Admissions Officer at the campus. Mr.…

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Multimedia Graphic Design Students Win Big At 2016 Pinnacle Awards

Multimedia Graphic Design Pinnacle Awards 2016 - Academy Canada

Academy Canada are please to announce that three Multimedia Graphic Design students from Kenmount Road won seven awards at the International Association of Business Communicators (IABC) “Pinnacle Awards 2016”. The students and program were recognized at the IABC Awards Banquet on June 7, 2016 at Memorial University. The winners include Jordan Nippard (3 awards), Patrick…

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Kenmount Road And Harding Road Campus “Convocation 2016”

Class of 2016 - Academy Canada

On May 19, 2016, Kenmount and Harding Road campuses students and staff attended Academy Canada’s Annual Convocation Ceremony at the Arts and Culture Centre in St. John’s. The auditorium was full with family, friends, guests, and 232 graduating students. Ms. Anita Fisher, Kenmount Road Campus Principal, and Mr. Steve Browne, Harding Road Campus Principal, began…

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A Grand Spanish Adventure

Grad work experience in Spain

Congratulations to Therapeutic Recreation graduate, Emily McCarthy, on her recent work/travel experience with Scotia Personnel in Spain. During her time as a Youth Recreation Counsellor (6-17 yrs), she planned sports, evening activities, and supervised beach trips across the country (sounds like fun to us!). Emily stayed in tents and cabins while learning to speak Spanish…

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Kenmount Road Campus Students Receive “Pinnacle Awards”

Pinnacle Awards - 2015 - Academy Canada

On June 3, 2015, the 2015 Pinnacle Awards were held at Memorial University. The Pinnacle Awards are Newfoundland and Labrador’s component of the IABC (International Association of Business Communicators) awards program. The national and international counterparts are the Silver Leaf and Gold Quill Awards. Judging criteria for these awards are aligned to use the same…

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