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Upcoming Principal’s Office Events Spring 2021

Upcoming Principal’s Office Events Spring 2021

Principal’s Office

Vol. 1, Issue 3, March 2021

The Principal's Office and partners are hosting many events for Spring 2021 geared towards staff, student and community health and well-being.

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Interpretive Centre Virtual Tour

Interpretive Centre Virtual Tour

Principal’s Office

Vol. 1, Issue 3, March 2021

Navigate the Interpretive Centre through a virtually guided tour!

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Newly Launched FSCS Wellness Programs

Newly Launched FSCS Wellness Programs

Principal’s Office

Vol. 1, Issue 3, March 2021

To encourage our Faculty to build social bonds, we have launched the FSCS Book and Recipe Clubs.

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The Burnout Gamble and How to Combat it Using The D.R.A.G.O.N Method

The Burnout Gamble and How to Combat it Using The D.R.A.G.O.N Method

Principal’s Office

Vol. 1, Issue 3, March 2021

The Principal’s Office in partnership with HROE hosted Hamza Khan, Multi-Award-Winning Marketer, Best Selling Author and Entrepreneur and Empowerment Expert for the Humber Wellness Talk.

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Humber Indigenous Transmedia Fellowship Explores What it Means to be ‘Native Enough’

Humber Indigenous Transmedia Fellowship Explores What it Means to be ‘Native Enough’

Principal’s Office

Vol. 1, Issue 3, March 2021

The Principal’s Office partnered with Humber Galleries and Humber Indigenous Education and Engagement to host "Identity and Advocacy – Exploring the 2020 Indigenous Transmedia Fellowship (ITF)".

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Humber Wellness Talks Welcomes Indigenous Experts Anthony Johnson and Dr. James Makokis

Humber Wellness Talks Welcomes Indigenous Experts Anthony Johnson and Dr. James Makokis

Principal’s Office

Vol. 1, Issue 3, March 2021

In 2021, Humber Wellness Talks kicked off with Representation Matters: Becoming Better Allies as its first topic for the year.

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Launch of Mindfulness Mondays

Launch of Mindfulness Mondays

Principal’s Office

Vol. 1, Issue 3, March 2021

In February 2021, the Lakeshore Principal’s Office launched the first-ever, Humber Mindful Monday Series!

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Humber Alumni Spotlight: David Morales

Humber Alumni Spotlight: David Morales

Advancement and Alumni

Vol. 1, Issue 3, March 2021

The combination of my lived experiences and educational background has served as a catalyst to becoming a social justice advocate.

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Humber Alumni Spotlight: Jill Andrew

Humber Alumni Spotlight: Jill Andrew

Advancement and Alumni

Vol. 1, Issue 3, March 2021

Jill Andrew, Child and Youth Worker Alumni, is a transformational leader in contemporary culture.

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You're Invited to the Humber Café

You're Invited to the Humber Café

Advancement and Alumni

Vol. 1, Issue 3, March 2021

If the importance of connections wasn’t clear before, the last year has really shown the true value of having a broad network – both personal and professional, in-person and remote.

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New Scholarships Available to Support Police Foundations Program Students from Underrepresented Groups

New Scholarships Available to Support Police Foundations Program Students from Underrepresented Groups

Advancement and Alumni

Vol. 1, Issue 3, March 2021

We are thrilled to announce scholarships from the Motorola Solutions Foundation that will support future first responders from underrepresented groups.

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Soheila Pashang Explores New Approaches to Grief and COVID

Soheila Pashang Explores New Approaches to Grief and COVID

Applied Research and Social Innovation

Vol. 1, Issue 3, March 2021

As the virus continues to spread under social distancing restrictions, we collectively grieve for the loss of what once was a sense of normality.

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CJS Professor Jacqueline Benn-John Completes PhD Dissertation

CJS Professor Jacqueline Benn-John Completes PhD Dissertation

Applied Research and Social Innovation

Vol. 1, Issue 3, March 2021

Jacqueline Benn-John is a professor in the Community Justice Services Program at Humber.

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Philip Burge Publishes Article in the Journal of Public Child Welfare

Philip Burge Publishes Article in the Journal of Public Child Welfare

Applied Research and Social Innovation

Vol. 1, Issue 3, March 2021

If living through this pandemic can teach us anything, it the importance of belonging and family.

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CCID Conference Presentation: Connecting The Virtual Campus

CCID Conference Presentation: Connecting The Virtual Campus

Global Learning & International Initiatives

Vol. 1, Issue 3, March 2021

The Community Colleges for International Development (CCID) conference brings together people across sectors from across the world.

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Global Speaker Series

Global Speaker Series

Global Learning & International Initiatives

Vol. 1, Issue 3, March 2021

The Global Speaker Series is a set of webinars offered to students across programs in the Faculty of Social and Community Services at Humber College.

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Spotlight on FSCS COIL Projects

Spotlight on FSCS COIL Projects

Global Learning & International Initiatives

Vol. 1, Issue 3, March 2021

The Faculty of Social and Community Services has continued to develop transformative global opportunities for students across a breadth of programming while deepening global academic partnerships.

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Humber’s Launch of COIL Framework

Humber’s Launch of COIL Framework

Global Learning & International Initiatives

Vol. 1, Issue 3, March 2021

Global learning and engagement are soaring to new heights at Humber!

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WIL Centre Highlight: Kolb’s Experiential Learning Cycle

WIL Centre Highlight: Kolb’s Experiential Learning Cycle

Work-Integrated Learning & Community Partners

Vol. 1, Issue 3, March 2021

Theoretically grounded WIL ensures deliberate engagement, which promotes meaningful learning experiences.

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Spotlight on Community Partners: Agencies Focused on Community Justice

Spotlight on Community Partners: Agencies Focused on Community Justice

Work-Integrated Learning & Community Partners

Vol. 1, Issue 3, March 2021

The WIL Centre is excited to highlight a few justice-focused organizations in this edition.

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Welcome to the WIL Centre 2021

Welcome to the WIL Centre 2021

Work-Integrated Learning & Community Partners

Vol. 1, Issue 3, March 2021

Winter continues to be busy for the Work-Integrated Learning (WIL) Centre regardless of restrictions in Ontario.

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Work Anniversaries 2021

Work Anniversaries 2021

Program Highlights

Vol. 1, Issue 3, March 2021

Whether it’s been 1 year or 15, our community has greatly benefitted from the work every one of these folks brings to the FSCS community.

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New OACYC Leadership - Passing the baton from Mardi to Coura

New OACYC Leadership - Passing the baton from Mardi to Coura

Program Highlights

Vol. 1, Issue 3, March 2021

Coura and Mardi not only sit on the OACYC Board of Directors together but are also colleagues in the Child and Youth Care Program at Humber College.

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Forensic Identification Photo Contest Winners

Forensic Identification Photo Contest Winners

Program Highlights

Vol. 1, Issue 3, March 2021

We are excited to showcase the winners of the annual Forensic Identification (F.I) photo competition.

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Upcoming Principal’s Office Events Winter 2021

Upcoming Principal’s Office Events Winter 2021

Principal’s Office

Vol. 1, Issue 2, December 2020

The Principal’s Office and partners are hosting many events for Winter 2021 geared towards staff, student and community health and well-being.

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Humber Staff Holiday Party: New Challenges & Successes

Humber Staff Holiday Party: New Challenges & Successes

Principal’s Office

Vol. 1, Issue 2, December 2020

The Humber Staff and Children’s Holiday Party is an annual celebration funded by the Office of the President.

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Interpretive Centre Updates

Interpretive Centre Updates

Principal’s Office

Vol. 1, Issue 2, December 2020

Pre-COVID-19, the Lakeshore Grounds Interpretive Centre proudly offered tours in “all weathers,” and took that to heart.

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Virtual Mental Health Awareness Month

Virtual Mental Health Awareness Month

Principal’s Office

Vol. 1, Issue 2, December 2020

October is Mental Health Awareness Month. To help support important mental health initiatives at Humber Lakeshore, the Lakeshore Principal’s Office formed a Mental Health Awareness Committee in 2016.

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Pedagogy and Practice: Teaching Diversity in Classrooms

Pedagogy and Practice: Teaching Diversity in Classrooms

Applied Research and Social Innovation

Vol. 1, Issue 2, December 2020

In September 2018, a group of  Faculty of Social and Community Services (FSCS) faculty and senior leadership staff began a four-phased research project on pedagogy and practice within the FSCS.

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CJS Virtual Mock Interviews

CJS Virtual Mock Interviews

Work-Integrated Learning & Community Partners

Vol. 1, Issue 2, December 2020

The Community and Justice Services (CJS) program held their first CJS Virtual Mock Interviews. Partner agencies volunteered their time by conducting two group interviews with 4th-semester students.

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WIL Centre Highlights

WIL Centre Highlights

Work-Integrated Learning & Community Partners

Vol. 1, Issue 2, December 2020

The Fall term has been full of professional development opportunities, including a number of training sessions, events, and conferences which all took place on virtual platforms.

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Spotlight on Community Partners

Spotlight on Community Partners

Work-Integrated Learning & Community Partners

Vol. 1, Issue 2, December 2020

The WIL Centre maintains partnerships with amazing organizations that have found ways to continue supporting their clients and communities through COVID-19.

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Welcome to the WIL Centre

Welcome to the WIL Centre

Work-Integrated Learning & Community Partners

Vol. 1, Issue 2, December 2020

As the Fall semester comes to an end, the activity in the Work- Integrated Learning (WIL) Centre is focused on finalizing WIL experiences for the Winter term.

Placements continue to be impacted by the pandemic, with many agencies not able to have students in the workplace. Similar to this past Summer and Fall semesters, students have the option to complete WIL courses through applied remote projects, in-person/remote experiences with an employer, or a combination of the two.

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CE Alumni: Chris Taylor

CE Alumni: Chris Taylor

Advancement and Alumni

Vol. 1, Issue 2, December 2020

Chris Taylor is a Humber Alumni of the Continuing Education Bylaw Enforcement course in Fall 2018. Since then, he has worked as a Provincial Offences Officer at the Ontario SPCA.

Recently, Chris has been hired as a Municipal Law Enforcement Officer in the Town of Orangeville and he credits the course material from his CE class, which he studied to prepare for his interview, with helping him to succeed and land the job! Wishing Chris, the very best of luck in his new career.

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Alumni Stories: Police Foundations Program

Alumni Stories: Police Foundations Program

Advancement and Alumni

Vol. 1, Issue 2, December 2020

Read about the successes of Police Foundations program (PFP) alumni Wadood Alam and PC Cory Courtney.

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Spotlight on Global Engagement: UTECH and Saxion University

Spotlight on Global Engagement: UTECH and Saxion University

Global Learning & International Initiatives

Vol. 1, Issue 2, December 2020

Students and faculty in the Bachelor of Behavioural Science program had the opportunity to engage with peers and colleagues through a presentation hosted by global academic partner Saxion University.

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Humber College and the FSCS Receive Funding in Support of Students

Humber College and the FSCS Receive Funding in Support of Students

Advancement and Alumni

Vol. 1, Issue 2, December 2020

Dr. Dan Andrae has been involved in Humber in one way or another for more than 20 years.

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Set Up For Success: My Experience in the DSW Program

Set Up For Success: My Experience in the DSW Program

Advancement and Alumni

Vol. 1, Issue 2, December 2020

As a proud graduate of the Developmental Service Worker (DSW) program in 2019, I have had many opportunities knocking at my door.

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Spotlight on the FSCS Student Support Advisors: Providing Compassion, Commitment, and Advocacy during Challenging Times

Spotlight on the FSCS Student Support Advisors: Providing Compassion, Commitment, and Advocacy during Challenging Times

Program Highlights

Vol. 1, Issue 2, December 2020

The FSCS Student Support Advisors (SSAs) are a group of ten dedicated individuals serving two campuses, Lakeshore and Orangeville.

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DSW: We Inspire Week

DSW: We Inspire Week

Program Highlights

Vol. 1, Issue 2, December 2020

We are proud to announce that the Faculty Social and Community Services’ Developmental Service Worker Program has once again recognized the WE Inspire Week for the DSW profession across the province.

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Project First Nations

Project First Nations

Program Highlights

Vol. 1, Issue 2, December 2020

Lucas Bras, a Police Foundations student, began his involvement in ‘Project 5’, otherwise known as Project First Nations, 6 years ago, as a high school soccer player.

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Mental Health: From Classroom to Career

Mental Health: From Classroom to Career

Program Highlights

Vol. 1, Issue 2, December 2020

Faculty member and DSW Program Coordinator, Andrea Rutherford, spoke to Humber Today to express her thoughts and lessons learned when she shifted from student to educator.

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CBIE2020 Conference

CBIE2020 Conference

Global Learning & International Initiatives

Vol. 1, Issue 2, December 2020

As with most large events and gatherings this year, the Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE) held its first virtual conference this year - CBIE2020.

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University of Technology, Jamaica

University of Technology, Jamaica

Global Learning & International Initiatives

Vol. 1, Issue 2, December 2020

Developmental Services Worker (DSW) Program Coordinator Andrea Rutherford, and DSW instructor Loris Bennett, were invited to virtually present to students at The University of Technology, in Jamaica.

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Student Voices: Student Voices: Hear from our Mentors and Mentees

Student Voices: Student Voices: Hear from our Mentors and Mentees

Global Learning & International Initiatives

Vol. 1, Issue 2, December 2020

In September, the FSCS International Peer Mentorship Program was launched to support International Student Success while developing Leadership Skills and promoting Global Fluency.

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Introducing Ayesha Amin

Introducing Ayesha Amin

Global Learning & International Initiatives

Vol. 1, Issue 2, December 2020

The Faculty of Social and Community Services is thrilled to welcome Ayesha Amin into the role of Global Learning and Strategic Initiatives Coordinator.

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Intercultural Development Series

Intercultural Development Series

Global Learning & International Initiatives

Vol. 1, Issue 2, December 2020

With the world becoming more connected and globalized, intercultural skills have become increasingly valuable.

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SIM Lab Updates

SIM Lab Updates

Program Highlights

Vol. 1, Issue 2, December 2020

Since the start of the lockdown in March, the Sim Lab team has been away from their usual technology and have had to adapt their existing simulation content for online delivery.

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Forensic Identification - On Campus Work & Learning

Forensic Identification - On Campus Work & Learning

Program Highlights

Vol. 1, Issue 2, December 2020

The Humber College Forensic Identification (FI) program is designed for students who are interested in becoming frontline forensic investigators.

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Lilly’s Story

Lilly’s Story

Program Highlights

Vol. 1, Issue 2, December 2020

For Mental Health Awareness Month Campaign, the Police Foundations Program hosted Lilly's Story - a documentary film about a young woman who spoke about her battle with addiction and mental illness.

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Alexandre Boucher Lecture

Alexandre Boucher Lecture

Program Highlights

Vol. 1, Issue 2, December 2020

The 4th Annual Alexandre Boucher Memorial Lecture was virtually held on October 22, 2020.

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FSCS CE, ESS Support Services and Community Living North York Recieve Funding Through the Allan Slaight Seniors Fund

FSCS CE, ESS Support Services and Community Living North York Recieve Funding Through the Allan Slaight Seniors Fund

Program Highlights

Vol. 1, Issue 2, December 2020

The FSCS CE department, ESS Support Services, and Community Living Central York are pleased to announce that they are the successful recipients of funding through the Allen Slaight Seniors Fund.

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Introducing the new FSCS Associate Dean – Dr. Theresa Knott

Introducing the new FSCS Associate Dean – Dr. Theresa Knott

Program Highlights

Vol. 1, Issue 2, December 2020

The Faculty of Social and Community Services is excited to welcome Dr. Theresa Knott as our new Associate Dean.

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Tonia Richards Receives President’s Award for Excellence in Teaching

Tonia Richards Receives President’s Award for Excellence in Teaching

Program Highlights

Vol. 1, Issue 1, October 2020

Congratulations to Professor Tonia Richards for receiving the President’s Award for Excellence in Teaching.

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FSCS-USIL COIL Project Featured in Community Colleges for International Development Magazine

FSCS-USIL COIL Project Featured in Community Colleges for International Development Magazine

Global Learning & International Initiatives

Vol. 1, Issue 1, October 2020

In February, Senior Dean Derek Stockley, Stephanie Byer and Rebecca Fitzgerald presented at the Community Colleges for International Development.

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Adapting Exhibits to Pandemic Times

Adapting Exhibits to Pandemic Times

Principal’s Office

Vol. 1, Issue 1, October 2020

The initial shutdown caused great disruption to the academic communities of Humber College and the work of the Lakeshore Grounds Interpretive Centre.

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Community Development Students Fight Covid-19 Isolation using Community Worker Skills

Community Development Students Fight Covid-19 Isolation using Community Worker Skills

Program Highlights

Vol. 1, Issue 1, October 2020

Victoria Bent, Dana Kinsley, and Jean Luc Blanchard are three Community Development Degree students applying theory to practice in their own lives.

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Forensic Identification Students Honour Orange Shirt Day

Forensic Identification Students Honour Orange Shirt Day

Program Highlights

Vol. 1, Issue 1, October 2020

On September 30th, students, faculty, and staff across Humber honoured Orange Shirt Day.

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Protection, Security and Investigations Professor and Students Highlighted in Maclean’s Magazine

Protection, Security and Investigations Professor and Students Highlighted in Maclean’s Magazine

Program Highlights

Vol. 1, Issue 1, October 2020

PSI Professor Francis Syms invited his students to join an international coalition of cybersecurity professionals in response to COVID-related issues.

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C-Space: For Students, By Students

C-Space: For Students, By Students

Program Highlights

Vol. 1, Issue 1, October 2020

C-Space is a student community space led by and dedicated to students in the Bachelor of Community Development program.

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DUVE Project Launches New Website

DUVE Project Launches New Website

Global Learning & International Initiatives

Vol. 1, Issue 1, October 2020

FSCS faculty member and PC of the BCYC program, Dr. Jaspreet Bal, continues her work as a part of the Denmark Uganda Vietnam Exchange (DUVE).

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Developmental Services Worker, Mitchell Gosse, Profiled in Humber Unlimited E-News

Developmental Services Worker, Mitchell Gosse, Profiled in Humber Unlimited E-News

Advancement and Alumni

Vol. 1, Issue 1, October 2020

A recent graduate (DSW ’20) of the Developmental Services Program, Mitchell Gosse, shares his experience as a DSW student at Humber College.

In the article, published in Humber’s Unlimited E-News, Mitchell discusses the impact of receiving a Humber scholarship, family, future aspirations, and the ability to uplift others through his work. Click here to read the full article.

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Police Foundations Program Graduate named new School, Community Engagement and Safety Police Officer in Municipality of Grey Highlands, Grey County

Police Foundations Program Graduate named new School, Community Engagement and Safety Police Officer in Municipality of Grey Highlands, Grey County

Advancement and Alumni

Vol. 1, Issue 1, October 2020

Police Foundations Graduate, Nicholas Wilson was recently welcomed to the Grey Bruce Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police

as the new School, Community Engagement, and Safety Police Officer in the Municipality of Grey Highlands, Grey County.

The announcement was recently featured in Collingwood Today. Click here to read to the full article.

For more information on FSCS Alumni and Advancement Initiatives, please contact Manager, International & Strategic Initiatives, Stephanie Byer.

*Provincial Constable Nicholas Wilson. Photo provided by the Ontario Provincial Police.

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Michael Gamble Receives President’s Award for Distinguished Faculty

Michael Gamble Receives President’s Award for Distinguished Faculty

Program Highlights

Vol. 1, Issue 1, October 2020

Congratulations to Michael Gamble who recently received a President’s Award for Distinguished Faculty.

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Kavelle Maharaj Receives President’s Award for Distinguished Support Staff

Kavelle Maharaj Receives President’s Award for Distinguished Support Staff

Principal’s Office

Vol. 1, Issue 1, October 2020

Congratulations to Kavelle Maharaj for receiving the President’s Award for Distinguished Support Staff.

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Principal’s Office Wellness Wednesdays Staff Series Kick-Off

Principal’s Office Wellness Wednesdays Staff Series Kick-Off

Principal’s Office

Vol. 1, Issue 1, October 2020

September 16th was the launch of the Principal’s Office Wellness Wednesdays Staff Series.

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WIL Centre Update

WIL Centre Update

Work-Integrated Learning & Community Partners

Vol. 1, Issue 1, October 2020

September is a busy month for the Work-Integrated Learning (WIL) Centre.

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New Scholarship for Black/African Students

New Scholarship for Black/African Students

Advancement and Alumni

Vol. 1, Issue 1, October 2020

Humber's Faculty of Social and Community Services is grateful for the support of the Punjabi Community Health Services.

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CCSIF Highlights

CCSIF Highlights

Applied Research and Social Innovation

Vol. 1, Issue 1, October 2020

Four applied research projects led by professors in the Faculty of Social and Community Services have received over 1.2 million dollars.

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FSCS Launches a Peer Mentorship Program for International Students

FSCS Launches a Peer Mentorship Program for International Students

Global Learning & International Initiatives

Vol. 1, Issue 1, October 2020

FSCS is launching its inaugural Peer Mentorship Program for new International Students, welcoming 45 students into the first cohort.

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Upcoming Principal’s Office Events

Upcoming Principal’s Office Events

Principal’s Office

Vol. 1, Issue 1, October 2020

The Principal’s Office and partners are hosting many events for fall 2020 geared towards staff, student, and community health and well-being.

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Ribfest

Ribfest

Principal’s Office

Vol. 1, Issue 1, October 2020

On August 29th and 30th, Rotary Etobicoke hosted their annual Ribfest to support fundraising efforts for local community organizations.

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Re-envisioning the GARDENS Pod Project and Food Security in South Etobicoke

Re-envisioning the GARDENS Pod Project and Food Security in South Etobicoke

Principal’s Office

Vol. 1, Issue 1, October 2020

The Principal’s Office, in partnership with the GARDENS Advisory Council and LAMP Community Health Centre, has adapted during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Global Citizenship Certificate

Global Citizenship Certificate

Global Learning & International Initiatives

Vol. 1, Issue 1, October 2020

The FSCS is excited to promote Humber’s Global Citizenship Certificate (GCC) open to students across all Humber programs.

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FSCS Selected as a Finalist for PIEoneer Award – Real Life Learning Category

FSCS Selected as a Finalist for PIEoneer Award – Real Life Learning Category

Global Learning & International Initiatives

Vol. 1, Issue 1, October 2020

FSCS is honoured to be selected as a PIEoneer Award Finalist in the Real Life Learning category for its framework for Faculty-Led Programming.

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Spotlight on Community Partners and Anti-Racism Initiatives

Spotlight on Community Partners and Anti-Racism Initiatives

Work-Integrated Learning & Community Partners

Vol. 1, Issue 1, October 2020

In response to the Anti-Black Racism, many community partners have been focusing new initiatives on Anti-Racism.

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