Winter continues to be busy for the Work-Integrated Learning (WIL) Centre regardless of restrictions in Ontario. As students are now well into winter courses, our focus has shifted to the upcoming summer and fall semesters. Field Placement Coordinators are connecting with long standing partners of the FSCS to establish their needs and understand how Humber students can support their programs and services. Developing new relationships with community agencies provides an opportunity to diversify Work-Integrated Learning experiences.
Work-Integrated Learning has been a popular topic in the media in January 2021. Many news outlets have highlighted the many ways that institutions can continue supporting students. Derek Stockley and Corina Ivory from our Faculty of Social and Community Services have been highlighted in multiple news outlets: