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Cégep à distance awards two scholarships and 19 of its student-athletes are recognized

Montréal, May 13, 2013 –  Triathlete Antoine Jolicoeur-Desroches, from Cégep André-Laurendeau, and hockey player Louis-Philip Guindon, from Cégep de Drummondville, each received a $1,000 scholarship from Cégep à distance on May 9. The scholarships are given each year as part of the Fondation Sport-Études awards to two student-athletes who maintain their academic standing while practising […]

Cégep à distance recognized for contribution to online francization

Montréal, May 13, 2013 – Cégep à distance’s contribution to online francization was recognized by the Ministère de l’Immigration et des Communautés culturelles (MICC) on May 8. In a press release to mark the fifth year of online French courses and the addition of new modules, MICC Minister Diane De Courcy included Cégep à distance […]

Techniques de tourisme and Techniques d’éducation à l’enfance programs offered through distance education

Montréal, March 5, 2013 – Techniques de tourisme (Tourism Techniques) and Techniques d’éducation à l’enfance (Early Childhood Education Techniques) DCS/DEC distance education programs will be offered in French , announced Cégep à distance, Cégep de la Gaspésie et des Îles and Cégep de Matane at a multi-site press conference today. The Tourism Techniques program will […]

Overcoming distance with Web conferencing

Montréal, January 25, 2013 – Cégep à distance invites researchers and anyone interested in innovations in distance education to read De la présence dans la distance par la visioconférence Web, an empirical study co-directed by Bruno Poellhuber (Université de Montréal), Nicole Racette (TÉLUQ), and Mourad Chirchi (Cégep à distance) and published in Revue internationale des […]

Commandite registration at Cégep@distance – An online success all down the line!

For three years now, Cégep à distance has been offering online registration for commandite students, thanks to our partnership with the Service régional d’admission du collégial du Québec (SRACQ). Online registration generally allows students to receive their course materials in less than five business days. The SRACQ app that lets CEGEPs issue “virtual” commandites for […]

Distance education serving the regions

The Collège de Rosemont’s Cégep à distance, the Cégep de la Gaspésie et des Îles and the Cégep de Matane signed a five-year agreement today to expand the offering of college-level distance education and to promote greater access to college studies for people in all the regions of Québec. This agreement will lead to greater […]

Techno-pedagogy and distance education: Champlain Regional College and Cégep@distance join forces for three years

On June 11th, a three-year partnership agreement was signed between Champlain Regional College and Cégep à distance. The first three projects that the two institutions will tackle together include the creation and use of tools and teaching materials for the Applied Business Managementprogram, real-time online instruction for Introduction to College English and the joint development […]

Cégep à distance Photography course wins a CNIE Award

Martin Brière, an education advisor at Cégep à distance, received an Award for Excellence and Innovation in Instructional Design on May 17 from the Canadian Network for Innovation in Education (CNIE) for the Photography course (504-FPH-03). The purpose of the award, which is given to a project that makes an outstanding contribution to distance education, […]