From June 5 to 8, 2017, the International Journal of Arts & Sciences (IJAS) held their American Canadian Conference for Social Sciences and Humanities at Ryerson University.
On April 10th, 2017, Ignite held its annual Student Appreciation Awards.
From May 5 to 28, 2017, 10 students from the Addictions and Mental Health, Child and Youth Care, Community and Justice Services, Criminology, Police Foundations, and the Social Service Worker programs travelled to Moshi, Tanzania.
On June 5, 2017, the School of Social Community Services hosted the Annual Partnership Appreciation Event to celebrate the many community partners who host, mentor and supervise students in field placements across the SSCS.
Humber College’s School of Applied Technology and the Community Outreach and Workforce Development partnered with the Elizabeth Fry Society of Peel-Halton and Landscape Ontario to develop an apprenticeship program for incarcerated women at the Vanier Centre for Woman in Milton, Ontario.
Earlier this term, SSCS had the opportunity to sit down with a representative from the Cork Institute of Technology to discuss the potential for pathways and student exchanges. Connections were made to create opportunities for our Bachelor of Child and Youth Care students to study in the Master of Play Therapy, while exchange opportunities were explored for our Bachelor of Community Development and Child and Youth Care programs.
Congratulations to Beverly-Jean Daniel on winning the Cultivate Award for her research with Black Creek Community Health Centre on the “The Bridge Community Based Pre-College Preparation Program Supports for Racialized & Marginalized Students”. This collaborative project will evaluate the efficacy and research phases of a unique community-based program aimed at increasing the opportunities for racialized, low-income youth and young adults to pursue post-secondary education.
The School of Social and Community Services was pleased to be part of the launch of the Centre of Innovation in Health and Wellness.
The Premier Awards celebrated the achievements of Ontario college graduates in the province and throughout the world and this year our School nominated one of our very own, Jillian Andrew from the Child and Youth Worker Advanced Diploma.
Congratulations to Gabriella Fermo on her accomplishment of being named one of the Top 25 HR Professionals by the Canadian HR Reporter. Gabriella was recognized for her achievements for designing and delivering the Public Safety Leadership course in the Fire Service Executive Management Certificate offered here in the School of Social and Community Services.
It is our pleasure to extend an invitation to you for the Neighbourhood Policing Research Symposium being held on Saturday, October 14th, 2017 at Humber College, Lakeshore Campus. The School of Social and Community Services' Research Team will share lessons learned and results from a three-year evaluation study of the Toronto Police Service’s Neighbourhood Policing Program.