Alumni Board Update – August 2022

Happy Summer! I would like to begin by welcoming our newest alumni to our family. Congratulations to Michener’s 2022 graduates on this momentous achievement. You enter the health care industry at a very critical moment and Michener has prepared you well. You will find yourself working among many Michener alumni across Canada and around the…

Alumni Board Update – May 2022

Greetings Alumni, Spring is in the air! With it, we hope for new beginnings in line with this issue’s theme of good news and moving forward. Current alumni board member, Christine Nielsen, wrote the feature story about how we are moving ahead in these times and the alumni board’s personal reflections on the pandemic. As…

Alumni Board Update – February 2022

Hello Michener Alumni, All the best to you and your loved ones as we start a new year.  The Alumni Association has already had their first meeting in 2022 and we are committed to bring you a great experience. At the meeting, we welcomed a new student rep, Kanika Duggal, from the Chiropody program to…

Alumni Association Board Update – November 2021

Hello Michener Alumni, Fall is here with some sense of normalcy compared to where we were last year at this time. We at Michener have been busy, as have our alumni. Michener has been granted consent to offer a Master of Science degree in Cardiovascular Perfusion making it the only school in Canada to be…

Alumni Association Board Update – August 2021

Greetings Michener Alumni. I hope you are enjoying the summer and more importantly, I hope that you and your loved ones are doing well. While we are not quite back into the swing of things, we are certainly getting there with increased vaccinations. Since our last update, Michener held their second virtual graduation on June…

Michener alumna uses skills gained in her program to support colleagues during pandemic

Health care workers were plunged into a crisis in 2020 when the pandemic reached North America, and as the pandemic evolved, many were forced to make major shifts in their roles. Jennifer Snowdon, a 2014 graduate of Michener’s Medical Laboratory Science program, experienced this shift firsthand. As the Regional Manager of Laboratory Quality Assurance and…

Alumni Association Board Update – April 2021

Hello Michener Alumni, Happy Spring to you all! It is now over a year since we have been living under this new normal. While it is reassuring that the provincial vaccine rollout is well underway, the challenge of increasing COVID-19 numbers still exists in many local areas. May you stay safe. This my first alumni…

Alumni Association Board Update – February 2021

Hello Michener Alumni. All the best to you and your loved ones as we start a new year. The challenge is greater now more than ever with COVID-19 numbers climbing in many local areas. May you stay safe wherever you are. For those who are interested in engaging our current students, the board is looking…

Fall 2020 Alumni Association Update

Hello, Michener Alumni. I hope you are well and staying safe. I know fall has been an especially challenging time for the Michener community as the institution rises to the demands placed on the educational and clinical programs amidst the increased burdens brought by the ongoing pandemic. Within the Board, we have been fortunate to…

Message to the Michener Alumni

The most important product of any college or university is its graduates. That is why I am so pleased to be writing to you, the alumni of the Michener School of Applied Health Sciences. You are our most important and precious products and contributions to Canada. I hope that your experience at Michener, and the…