Category Archives: Collaboration

The Niagara College Consortium is underway – literally

Due to the wonders of modern technology we are able to connect all the readers of this blog to the nearly lost technology of sqaure rig seamanship.  We are currently sailing under all plain sail(jib, fore topmast staysail, maintopmast staysail, … Continue reading

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Niagara is in the Movies!!!!

Movie Filmed Onboard the Flagship Niagara to Premier Thursday, April 29 A fantastic sea adventure, a cautionary economic and environmental tale, and a mythic saga of man and nature “INTO THE DEEP: America, Whaling and the World” will premier April … Continue reading

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TALL SHIPS ERIE !!!!!!!

  THE FLAGSHIP NIAGARA LEAGUE PROUDLY PRESENTS TALL SHIPS ERIE 2010 WHAT: The first Tall Ships festival in Erie, Pa., in a decade! WHEN: Thurs., September 9 through Sunday, September 12, 2010 WHERE: Dobbins Landing and the Erie Maritime Museum … Continue reading

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New Sailing Program for Niagara

Here is the press release for our latest program that has been developed. College Consortium Press Release

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Collaboration with the Bayfront Center for Maritime Studies

Yesterday was the beginning of a collaboration with BCMS.  The shipwright Bob Arlet gave a demonstration to 15 Erie School District high school students on how to steam bend frames for a boat.  The t’gallant yards were then shouldered and brought over to the Bayfront … Continue reading

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