The NMC is proud to welcome Algonquin College into the NMC member community. With campuses across Ontario, Canada as well as in Saudi Arabia and Kuwait, the College is dedicated to fostering knowledge and skills in students that lead to thlifelong career success. Algonquin College is well-poised to make an impact within the NMC as they have long been focused on digitally-connected applied education and training.

Algonquin College was formed from the merger of the Eastern Ontario Institute of Technology, established 1957, and the Ontario Vocational Centre, established 1965. They are celebrating 45 years as a leader in post secondary education. Every action since the College was established has been to ensure students have access to the education and skills training demanded by the marketplace to launch a rewarding career.

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About The Author

Samantha Adams Becker, Senior Director of Communications for the NMC, is the Director of the NMC Horizon Project and lead writer and researcher for the NMC Horizon Report series, which analyzes emerging technology uptake in various education sectors across the globe. She has an expertise in digital communications, with a special interest in e-publishing, social media, and online learning. In 2013, she taught the first online course ever to exclusively take place in Facebook, which was geared towards training education professionals to integrate social media into their teaching practices. Previous to the NMC, Samantha facilitated the digitization of books and periodicals for several of the world’s largest publishers and was the managing editor of a lifestyle magazine.