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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...


Jul 11, 2014, 18:46 ET 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...


Apr 01, 2014, 18:27 ET Harris Alumni Win 'Producer' & 'Engineer' Juno Awards

TORONTO, April 1, 2014 /CNW/ - Henry "Cirkut" Walter won the 'Jack Richardson Producer of the Year' and Eric Ratz won 'Recording Engineer of the Year' at the 2014 Juno Awards in Winnipeg, Manitoba....


Mar 19, 2014, 19:35 ET Harris Institute Ranked #1 in MAE 2014

TORONTO, March 19, 2014 /CNW/ - Harris Institute is ranked number one with A+ in the '2014 Media Arts Education Report Card'. The 'Report Card' has had over 100,000 visitors since 2007 and is the...