“Below are some examples of how students and staff in our school continue to be change-makers. From book launches to awards, there remains much to celebrate as we look back on the fall term and all that was accomplished, despite the challenges we faced. I hope you enjoy learning more about the school and consider sharing your own successes in our next Newsletter, here.”
Dean, School of Social and Community Services
The School of Social and Community Services celebrated its graduates on Tuesday, June 12th, 2018 at the Toronto Congress Centre. It was a day filled with laughs, happy tears and proud moments as parents, staff, and faculty gathered together to celebrate the successes of our graduates.
On May 18th, 2018, the School of Social and Community Services hosted its Annual Community Partnership Appreciation event to recognize and celebrate the partner agencies who host the students at the SSCS. This event is one of the ways that the SSCS is helping Humber to maximize the impact of partnerships.
Congratulations to Soheila Pashang, a faculty member in the Community and Justice Services program, on her recent publication. Soheila co-authored a book on the topic of Mental Health and the youth of the day.
Humber students shine with their outstanding scores in the 2nd Annual Peel Fit Challenge. Darren (score: 86.5/ 100), Beryl (score: 87/ 100) and Danielle (score: 90/ 100) have made us proud!
On April 20th, the School of Social and Community Services celebrated its brightest stars at this year’s Honours Student Celebration event.
On June 1, 2018, the SSCS, led by faculty John Kosmopoulos hosted the 2018 conference for the DSW and BBS programs. We invited Dr. John Chan, a consulting child and adolescent psychiatrist with the Centre for Behaviour Health Services, Mackenzie Health, to speak to a group of 75 professionals and students on his topic “How to Baffle and then Appreciate a Psychiatrist.”
On May 10th, 2018, the School of Social and Community Services hosted the Neighbourhood Officer Research Symposium at its Centre for Entrepreneurship. The symposium was an opportunity for police and criminal justice professionals to engage in a day long conversation with community leaders and academics about Neighbourhood Policing.
The SSCS in partnership with the Rexdale Community and Legal Clinic hosted an all-day Mental Health Conference on Thursday, June 14, 2018 at Humber north with 70 participants in attendance. The Humber planning team included: Natalie Blake-Noel, Sabra Desai, Linda Hill, Art Lockhart, Tonia Richard, Aqeel Saeid and Tameka Francis (Rexdale Community Legal Clinic).
Crime scene photography is often about "getting the shot" in the worst of conditions.
The film highlights how systemic issues may have contributed to the tragic death of Martin on the streets of Toronto.
8am - 6pm
It is our pleasure to extend an invitation to you for the Neighbourhood Policing Research Symposium being held on Thursday, May 10th, 2018 at Humber College, Lakeshore Campus.