Northern College is celebrating its 50th anniversary.

This year marks the half-century point not only for the school but the Ontario college system in general.

Northern College says special events and activities celebrating this milestone will be happening at each campus throughout the year. Colleges Ontario is also planning a number of province-wide festivities, including a community week in the spring and a mobile exhibit in the fall.

Northern College is inviting students, alumni, past employees and anyone else to join in by sharing their stories at the school’s website.