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Impact and Recognition

Photo of NSCC student award recipient, Chrissy Crawley.

Inspiring people

At its core, the Sydney Waterfront Campus is building a brighter future for its community. The opportunities it will provide for NSCC students and Unama'ki Cape Breton will make an impact lasting generations. By enhancing student learning and increasing access to education, everyone benefits from this transformational change.

These are the stories of students, alumni and donors who, together, are creating an impact in their community and are a driving force for positive change.

Photo of award recipient Tuma Stevens.
Tuma Stevens Student Feature

Tuma, a multi-award recipient, will graduate from NSCC’s Business Administration program in 2023 and is ready to pursue his dreams of entrepreneurship and community leadership.
Read his story

Photo of Mark and Krista Paterson, Marconi Campus Culinary Arts Class of 2015.
Mark and Krista Paterson Alumni Feature

Mark and Krista both joined NSCC’s culinary program in 2013. Today, the husband-and-wife team is well-known in Cape Breton for their three culinary businesses.
Read their story

Photo of D. Stuart MacLeod.
D. Stuart MacLeod Donor Feature

Mr. MacLeod’s family is honouring his legacy with a $200,000 gift to NSCC’s Transform, Together Campaign. This incredible donation will help build a new, accessible playground for the Sydney Waterfront Campus.
Read his story

From left to right, photo of Drew Hood and Cassie MacDonald
Women Unlimited Student Feature

Thanks to the Women Unlimited program at NSCC, Drew Hood and Cassie MacDonald found their dream careers in the trades after university.
Read their stories

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