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International recognition for 101.5 The Hawk

Radio station wins International Crime Stoppers Award

Mohawk's 101.5 The Hawk received an award for Best Public Service Announcement for a community of more than 300,000 people from Crime Stoppers International. The PSA features the voice of Station Manager Les Palango, who accepted the award from Crime Stoppers of Hamilton this week. The award was announced at a Crime Stoppers International event in The Hague, Netherlands. Presenting the award on behalf of Crime Stoppers of Hamilton was Program Coordinator Hannah Carter and Crime Stoppers Board Member Peter Ciere. 

Listen to the award-winning PSA under Play Audio File link to the right of this window.

About Mohawk

Mohawk College educates and serves 32,500 full-time, part-time, apprenticeship and international students at three campuses in Hamilton, Ontario, at learning hubs across Hamilton through City School by Mohawk, and at the college’s Aviation facility at the Hamilton International Airport. Mohawk is among the leading colleges in Canada for applied research. It has been named one of Canada’s greenest employers for six years in a row, and is also home to the country’s largest net zero energy institutional building. The college offers 178 postsecondary programs and is one of the largest trainers of apprentices in Ontario, providing training to more than 4,000 apprenticeship students annually at the Marshall School of Skilled Trades & Apprenticeship in Stoney Creek, Ontario.