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Justin Trudeau visits Durham College
Justin Trudeau visits DC Whitby campus for student Q-and-A session

With Durham College welcoming visits from politicians at all levels of government to provide students with the opportunity to engage in the issues that matter to them, the college hosted Justin Trudeau, member of Parliament (MP) and leader of the Liberal Party of Canada, at the Whitby campus on September 25 where he held a Q-and-A [...]

DC's student green team
Help make DC green – join the Green Team

Durham College’s (DC) Sustainability Committee, which formed in 2011, has a mandate to promote awareness, understanding and the practice of environmental, social and economic stability at DC. As part of this initiative, the newly formed Green Team is providing students with the opportunity to contribute towards the development of creative ideas and solutions aimed at [...]

International student orientation 2014
DC welcomes more than 200 new international students

At Durham College (DC), the student experience comes first, something 200 new international students from 22 countries learned first-hand during the college’s international orientation sessions on Thursday, August 28 and Friday, August 29. Don Lovisa, president, and Nevzat Gurmen, vice-president, Corporate Services and chief financial officer, welcomed the diverse group as they began their journey [...]

Student Orientation activities
Orientation events prepare students for success

The end of summer is just around the corner and for new college students, embracing fall’s arrival can mean embracing a whole new world come September. In an effort to help ease the transition from summer relaxation to school concentration for its thousands of new first-year students, Durham College (DC) offers a variety of different [...]

Con Ed summer camps for kids
Let your children’s creativity soar — DC’s Continuing Education summer camps return!

The sun is shining, the birds are singing and school is almost done. That could only mean one thing — it’s time for Durham College’s (DC) Summer Camps to get underway.

Offered through the School of Continuing Education, these week-long programs provide a fun, innovative and stimulating environment where children aged 7 to 14 can [...]

DC summer sport camps
It’s a home run – DC’s summer sports camps are back

Summer is almost here and that means Durham College’s (DC) summer sports camps are about to jump into high gear!

Utilizing the state-of-the-art sports facilities available on campus, campers aged 7 to 17 will have the opportunity to enhance their skills with the help of head coaches from DC varsity teams, local high schools and [...]

Summer shorts - Creative Workshops for ages 13-17
Lights, camera, action — DC’s Summer Shorts program is back

With the school year coming to an end, it’s time for Durham College’s (DC)  summer camps to kick off again. DC’s summer camps are for individuals aged seven and over offering a diverse range of programming in sports, general interest, technology and the arts.

One of the most popular activities is the Summer Shorts program, [...]

Aboriginal Medicine Wheel unveiling at Durham College
North, East, South, West - The Medicine Wheel has been blessed

It was a beautiful day and a beautiful turn-out for the unveiling of the Aboriginal Student Centre (ASC) Medicine Wheel rock garden at Durham College (DC). Approximately 40 friends and faculty gathered in the bus loop of the Oshawa campus to celebrate the creation of the garden, with Elder and member of the Bird Clan [...]

Emergency Preparation Week kickoffs at Durham College
DC kicks off national Emergency Preparedness Week

Durham College (DC) helped the Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services celebrate the start of Emergency Preparedness Week on May 6. The event, held at the Student Services building on the Oshawa campus, showcased work created by six students from the college’s School of Media, Art & Design (MAD) who have been working in [...]

Durham College's Alumni in the Pit event
DC alumni share wisdom at Alumni in the Pit

Two of Durham College’s (DC) most successful young graduates, Russ Montague and Ian Ball, visited the Oshawa campus on April 3 as part of the college’s Alumni in the Pit event.

Hosted by the college’s I heart DC Committee, the event enabled Montague and Ball to pass on pieces of wisdom to current students pertaining [...]

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