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Giving Tuesday 2014

Giving Tuesday 2014

Doug Butler in a full snowsuit, in a wintery setting

Doug Butler

Maintenance and Snowmaking Lead Hand, Osler Bluff Ski Club


Snow Resort Operations



I was hired primarily to run the snow making shifts with the operations manager. I’m slowly learning that there isn’t much downtime at the resort. Our “green season” is almost busier than the winter is, other than snowmaking. There’s a real diversity of jobs you get to do. Read more...

A teary-eyed Farhan stands with his smiling father in front of a Canadian flag.

Father surprises grad with visit on convocation day

It’s not unusual for family members to travel long distances to attend their relatives’ graduation from Georgian but Khalid Qayyoom came all the way from London, England to surprise his son Farhan Khalid. Farhan was graduating with an Automotive Business diploma in October, 2014. Read more...

Accelerate your learning

With more than 125 career-focused programs across seven locations in Central Ontario – Barrie, Midland, Muskoka (Bracebridge), Orangeville, Orillia, Owen Sound and South Georgian Bay (Collingwood) – Georgian has 11,000 full-time students and 28,000 Continuing Education registrations annually and is home to the one-of-a-kind University Partnership Centre.

Accelerate your career

Last year, 86.9 per cent of Georgian grads found work within six months of graduating – well above the provincial average. Georgian has also been named one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers seven times and one of Canada’s Greenest Employers five years in a row.

Accelerate your future

Georgian’s leadership in co-op, student work experience and entrepreneurship education delivers powerful ways to accelerate your success.

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