Entries by GHC

Outdoors @ Christie Lake

Enjoy nature’s wonder at Christie Lake Conservation Area! Dubbed as “one of the most beautiful lake settings in the Niagara Escarpment,” Christie Lake is home to beautiful trails and an ideal spot for picknicking. Join us to experience the great Canadian outdoors! Saturday, July 15 – 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. (pick up time included) […]

Perfect your pitch: Networking your way to career success

Discover what makes a great first impression. Tammy Hwang, Business Development Coordinator (City of Hamilton’s Global Hamilton office) and Co-founder (CoMotion Group), will lead us in a workshop on how to perfect your pitch in preparation for job fairs, interviews and networking events. Learn how to market your skills and talents to a potential employer. […]

GHC executive board: Vacancy posting

We have a new vacancy on our executive board that we are hoping to fill through an application process. About us: Our organization’s vision and operations are made entirely possible through the work of our volunteer ten-person executive. Our current executive comes from a variety of backgrounds and life experiences, united in their desire to […]

My Winter 2017

What is winter like outside of Canada? For those who are not from Canada, winter is more than just snow, hot chocolate, warm fire places and maple syrup on snow. Come have a chat with us to learn about winter experiences from all over the world. My Winter is a series of laid-back conversations with newcomers sharing fond memories experiences […]

I am accepting the challenge! Are you?

  By Diana Chavez,  ELT and OSLT Marketing, ESL Department at Mohawk College What a wonderful experience attending #HIVEX2016 Engage! It was my first time at this amazing conference. I found myself in a great community of young emerging leaders and colleagues. It is delightful to know that there are organizations such as HIVE and Global Hamilton […]

Débora Jesus: Enjoying all that Hamilton offers

Prepared by Naomi Ahmad, Volunteer, Global Hamilton Connect.      Débora Jesus moved from Brazil to Canada and is now completing her masters at McMaster University. She loves how nature surrounds Hamilton, enjoys hanging out at James Street North, and hopes to live and work for Hamilton’s development. Here is Débora’s Hamilton story. “I first came […]

Phuong Hoang: Making Hamilton Home

Prepared by Naomi Ahmad, Volunteer, Global Hamilton Connect.         Phuong Hoang moved from Vietnam to Canada last year. She is now completing her masters at McMaster University, volunteering in the community, and slowly making Hamilton her home. Here is Phuong’s Hamilton story. “After working for over five years as a college lecturer in Vietnam, I felt […]