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Nov 25, 2019, 00:30 ET Harris Achieves Fifth 0% Student Loan Default Rate

TORONTO, Nov. 25, 2019 /CNW/ - The Ministry of Colleges and Universities released the 2018 Key Performance Indicators (KPI's) for Student Loan Default Rates for all post secondary schools in Ontario. ...


Oct 21, 2019, 01:00 ET Harris Institute Celebrates 30 Years

TORONTO, Oct. 21, 2019 /CNW/ - Toronto's Harris Institute will celebrate its 30th anniversary with a special event to raise much-needed funds for two of Canada's most important charities, UNISON and...


Sep 03, 2019, 13:49 ET Harris Institute's 30th - A Party With Purpose

TORONTO, Sept. 3, 2019 /CNW/ - Toronto's Harris Institute will celebrate its 30th anniversary with a special event in support of UNISON Benevolent Fund and MusiCounts on Thursday, November 28th at...


Apr 15, 2019, 15:56 ET Harris Alumni and Faculty Win JUNO, SOCAN, Golden Reel and Canadian Screen Awards

TORONTO, April 15, 2019 /CNW/ - Harris Institute alumni Sanjay Mehta and faculty members Doug McClement and Michael Philip Wojewoda won the Canadian Screen Award (CSA) for Best Sound, Non-fiction for ...


Mar 12, 2019, 02:00 ET Harris and UWS Celebrate 15 Years of Making Music

TORONTO, March 12, 2019 /CNW/ - University of the West of Scotland and Harris Institute will celebrate the 15th anniversary of their unique partnership with a special event in Toronto on Wednesday,...


Jan 14, 2019, 07:00 ET Harris Achieves 100% Graduate Employment Rate

TORONTO, Jan. 14, 2019 /CNW/ - The Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities issued new Key Performance Indicators (KPI's) for Ontario's Private Career Colleges. Toronto's Harris Institute...


Jan 07, 2019, 07:00 ET Harris Institute Ranked Best for 7th Year

TORONTO, Jan. 7, 2019 /CNW/ - Toronto's Harris Institute ranked best private school for a 7th consecutive year in the 2019 Media Arts Education Report. The report states, "Harris Institute is the...


Jan 02, 2019, 11:02 ET Harris Institute Celebrates 30th

TORONTO, Jan. 2, 2019 /CNW/ - In 1989 Toronto's Harris Institute introduced the first accelerated one-year diploma programs taught by award winning leaders. Its goal was to strengthen the Canadian...


Dec 03, 2018, 07:00 ET John Harris Receives Cashbox Legacy Award

TORONTO, Dec. 3, 2018 /CNW/ - Sandy Graham, CEO/Editor in Chief of Cashbox Magazine Canada, presented John Harris, founder of Harris Institute, with the Cashbox Legacy Award for his contributions to...


Sep 16, 2018, 22:00 ET $30K in Scholarships for Harris Institute's 30th

TORONTO, Sept. 16, 2018 /CNW/ - Harris Institute will celebrate its 30th anniversary in 2019 with $30,000 in scholarships for its music industry programs. Founded in 1989, Harris Institute offers...


May 13, 2018, 22:00 ET Ontario Liberal's Post Secondary Bias is Unfair - John Harris, President, Harris Institute

TORONTO, May 13, 2018 /CNW/ - The Liberal government of Ontario treats private colleges unfairly while misleading the public about the performance of publicly funded colleges. Full disclosure: I have ...


Jan 16, 2018, 17:20 ET John Harris: The Man Who Breeds Success

TORONTO, Jan. 16, 2018 /CNW/ - FYI Music News featured Harris Institute's president in a story written by veteran music journalist, editor and publisher David Farrell. The story titled, "John Harris: ...


Jan 07, 2018, 21:00 ET Harris Ranked Best for 6th Year

TORONTO, Jan. 7, 2018 /CNW/ - Harris Institute in Toronto, Canada ranked best private school for a 6th consecutive year in the 2018 Media Arts Education Report. In its 10th year, the report is the...


Sep 18, 2017, 17:51 ET Harris Institute Achieves Fourth 0% Default Rate

TORONTO, Sept.18, 2017 /CNW/ - The Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Development (MAESD) published the 2016 'Student Loan Default Rates' for the 175 private colleges eligible for student...


Sep 13, 2017, 01:00 ET Ontario's Post Secondary Bias is Unfair

John Harris, President, Harris Institute TORONTO, Sept. 13, 2017 /CNW/ - The government of Ontario treats private colleges unfairly while misleading the public about the performance of publicly...


May 15, 2017, 03:00 ET Ten Harris Institute Alumni in 2017 JUNO Awards

TORONTO, May 15, 2017 /CNW/ - Alumni of Toronto's Harris Institute contributed to an unprecedented 10 Juno Awards, the Canadian music industry's awards for excellence in recorded music. "This may...


Jan 09, 2017, 00:01 ET Harris Institute Ranked Best for 5th Year

TORONTO, Jan. 9, 2017 /CNW/ - Toronto's Harris Institute ranked best private school in the 2017 'Media Arts Education Report' for a 5th consecutive year. Report author Jim Lamarche says, "Harris...


Jul 11, 2016, 18:23 ET Harris and UWS Celebrate 10th Anniversary with $640K in Scholarships

TORONTO, July 11, 2016 /CNW/ - Harris Institute and the University of the West of Scotland (UWS) are celebrating the 10th anniversary of their partnership with ten $64K(CAD) scholarships to earn two...


Feb 15, 2016, 08:15 ET /R E P E A T -- Harris Alumni Up For Major Awards/

TORONTO, Feb. 8, 2016 /CNW/ - Harris Institute, in Toronto, Canada, is the first school with graduates nominated for all the major music, film and television awards in North America - Grammy's,...


Feb 08, 2016, 11:51 ET Harris Alumni Up For Major Awards

TORONTO, Feb. 8, 2016 /CNW/ - Harris Institute, in Toronto, Canada, is the first school with graduates nominated for all the major music, film and television awards in North America - Grammy's,...


Nov 09, 2015, 05:30 ET Harris Institute Introduces Political Correctness Policy

TORONTO, Nov. 9, 2015 /CNW/ - Harris Institute has introduced a new Political Correctness Policy on its Toronto campus. The policy was developed in conjunction with stakeholders that included...


Jul 06, 2015, 00:01 ET Harris Institute: Another Championship Season!

TORONTO, July 6, 2015 /CNW/ - In 2014 Harris Alumni and Faculty received 27 awards and nominations. So far in 2015 they have received 55 JUNO, Grammy, ECMA, SOCAN, CMW, Canadian Screen, BET,...


Nov 18, 2014, 18:49 ET Harris Institute's 25th: A Championship Season!

TORONTO, Nov. 18, 2014 /CNW/ - Harris Institute is listed fourth and is the only school outside the United States in Billboard Magazine's 2014 'Music Business 101' education feature. It ranked #1...


Oct 08, 2014, 17:03 ET Harris Institute Named in Billboard's Top Schools

TORONTO, Oct. 8, 2014 /CNW/ - Harris Institute is the only Canadian college in Billboard Magazine's 'Top 11 Music Industry Schools'. The Toronto based college ranked #1 "Best in Canada" with A+ in...


Jul 15, 2014, 08:42 ET /R E P E A T -- Harris Institute: Challenging the Status Quo for 25 Years/

By John Harris TORONTO, July 11, 2014 /CNW/ - During twenty-six years in the music industry, I witnessed most people having painfully short careers due to their lack of knowledge and inability to...