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Take a Musical Tour of Europe Without Leaving Belleville

Belleville, Ontario – The Albert College Community Winds will be performing their European Grand Tour concert on Friday, March 3 at 7:00 p.m. The evening will feature famous music from across Europe. The band will take you to ancient Rome, on a Norwegian trek, on a Russian winter sleigh ride, to a British Coronation and through the 19th Century with the romantic era music of Beethoven, Dvorak...

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The Halls are Alive with the Sound of Music at Albert College

Belleville, Ontario – Albert College is pleased to bring the timeless classic, The Sound of Music, to the stage February 9, 10 and 11. The classical soundtrack has been heard in the old stone hallways at Albert College’s Senior School.  Since September, students have been reciting their lines and practicing their songs in preparation for this weekend’s performances on Thursday,...

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Albert College Bundles Up for Another “Sleep Out… So Others Can Sleep In”

Faculty, staff and students started their day with mental health on their minds. A morning presentation from Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA) Executive Director for the Hastings and Prince Edward Branch Sandie Sidsworth reinforced the College’s strong support for mental health initiatives. Albert College has been an active participant in the “Sleep Out… So Others Can Sleep...

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Students Inspired at Albert College

Inspired and empowered to make a difference every day of the year, students were encouraged to make positive changes in the world. Albert College was one of 10 schools in Ontario to host the “We Give Where We Live Speaking Tour” made possible by TELUS. Albert College has worked with WE Charity, formerly known as Free the Children, in Toronto since founder, Craig Kielburger, spoke at the...

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Digital Identities, Trails & Safe Social Networking - Shewfelt Memorial Lecture

As technologies continue to emerge and advance, our children have access to use and enjoy the gifts that online technology provides. Our responsibility as parents and caregivers is to make sure that our children are safe online. Albert College celebrates its 160th Anniversary this year and welcomed Paul Davis for the annual Shewfelt Memorial Lecture on Tuesday, December 6. Mr. Davis shared over...

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One Gold and Three Silver Medals for the Albert College Panthers

Belleville, Ontario - Albert College athletes had a busy weekend but it was all worth the dedication and effort bringing home four medals in the Conference of Independent Schools of Ontario Athletic Association (CISAA). November 4 and 5 marked the end of the season for U20 Boys’ Soccer, U20 Girls’ Field Hockey, U20 Girls’ Basketball and U16 Girls’ Basketball Teams. 

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Albert College Kicks Off 160th Anniversary

Albert College kicked off its 160th Anniversary on Saturday with a special flag-raising ceremony at the front of the Senior School. Head of School Keith Stansfield, introduced the ceremony by saying, “When Albert College was founded in 1857, British North America was a group of colonies; forests were still being cleared in Hastings and Frontenac Counties and logs floated down the Moira...

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Grads Enjoy a Different Sort of High School Experience to Great Success

Over the past week, thousands of students from across our region celebrated their high school graduations. Among them were Sydney Mosaheb and Ainsley Koven – both of whom chose a slightly different path from most and enjoyed great success in the process. The girls graduated from Albert College, a private boarding school located in Belleville, and each brought a number of the school’s most...

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