Category Archives: Where Are They Now?

Hard work pays off for computer programmer graduate

Rafael Almeida sitting at his desk in his new position within Niagara healthcare as a systems administrator.

Rafael de Castro Almeida is a 2018 graduate of Niagara College’s Computer Programming program and was a research assistant with the Walker Advanced Manufacturing Innovation Centre from April 2019 to August 2020. Today, Rafael is a systems administrator with Niagara Health.  Tell us about where you work: I was hired in April 2021 as systems administrator for Niagara Health, a regional healthcare provider with multiple … Continue reading Hard work pays off for computer programmer graduate »

Grad brings unique approach to job thanks to R&I

Artem Mekshun is a 2019 graduate of Niagara College’s Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA), International Commerce and Global Development program. During his studies, Artem spent time with R&I’s Business & Commercialization Solutions team as both a research assistant and then research associate. He is currently employed by General Mills Canada Corp. as a financial analyst. While at NC, Artem received both a Niagara Scholar Award … Continue reading Grad brings unique approach to job thanks to R&I »

Grad hired thanks to 3D design experience with R&I

Anusha Qureshi is a 2020 graduate of Niagara College’s Mechanical Engineering Technology program and was a mechanical research assistant for Research & Innovation’s Walker Advanced Manufacturing Innovation Centre (WAMIC) for eight months in 2018. Anusha is employed as a technical specialist for Tetra Tech Inc., working as contractor with Ontario Power Generation. Tell us about where you work: I was hired by Tetra Tech Inc., … Continue reading Grad hired thanks to 3D design experience with R&I »

Where Are They Now?: Featuring Digital Technology Solutions alumni

Through applied research activities, NC’s Research & Innovation division is preparing the workforce with the right know-how by providing an array of researcher expertise, supported by leading-edge facilities, technology and equipment. See how these 3 graduates and R&I alumni from the Digital Technology Solutions team are applying their skills and knowledge in the real world:     » VIEW ALL PROFILES Innovation in Action Through … Continue reading Where Are They Now?: Featuring Digital Technology Solutions alumni »

Where Are They Now?: Featuring AETIC alumni

Through applied research activities, NC’s Research & Innovation division is preparing the workforce with the right know-how by providing an array of researcher expertise, supported by leading-edge facilities, technology and equipment. See how these 2 graduates and R&I alumni from the Agriculture & Environmental Technologies Innovation Centre are applying their skills and knowledge in the real world:     » VIEW ALL PROFILES Innovation in … Continue reading Where Are They Now?: Featuring AETIC alumni »

Where Are They Now? Featuring WAMIC alumni

Through applied research activities, NC’s Research & Innovation division is preparing the workforce with the right know-how by providing an array of researcher expertise, supported by leading-edge facilities, technology and equipment. See how these 3 graduates and R&I alumni from the Walker Advanced Manufacturing Innovation Centre are applying their skills and knowledge in the real world:       » VIEW ALL PROFILES Innovation in … Continue reading Where Are They Now? Featuring WAMIC alumni »