Blog Archive

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How you can build career connections as a DC student

As a Durham College (DC) student, networking opportunities are all around you. Whether it’s through volunteer work, field placement or a special event on campus...

Six great DC programs you can start in January

The start of a new year is a time for new challenges – and new opportunities. As the calendar turns to 2023, why not launch...

How to use micro-credentials to further your career?

According to Robert Half research, 95% of executives believe finding employees with the necessary skills and competencies is difficult. Micro-credentials assist people in retraining and...

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How are Human Resource Professionals reimagining the future of work?

Every company wants to treat its employees fairly, but often the bottom line hinders these noble intentions. The purpose of a human resources department is...

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3 Reasons You Should Consider a Career in Project Management in 2023

Project management is the use of specific knowledge, skills, tools, and techniques to deliver value to the organization. It helps companies accomplish tasks effectively, whether they...

EnactusDC student competes on global stage in the name of innovation and entrepreneurship

Written by Heather Brown, president, EnactusDC When you are a part of a network like Enactus Durham College (DC), there are many unique and amazing...

Durham College FastStart leads six student entrepreneurs to Food Truck Frenzy

By Andrew Neary, first-year Journalism and Mass Media student The Rotary Club of Whitby’s 2022 Food Truck Frenzy gathered thousands of Durham Region residents to...

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The FastStart Experience: How one DC student learned how to PitchIt

By Andrew Neary, Journalism – Mass Media student With the school year behind us, Durham College’s (DC) FastStart students can now shift their focus from...

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Building tomorrow together at DC’s Student Leadership Summit

By: Madison Westley, Student Success Coach On Saturday, March 12, the Student Development Office hosted the 8th Annual Student Leadership Summit (Summit) at the Ganaraska...

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Biomedical engineering technologist makes it her mission to save lives

The below article is written by Lorie Blundon, associate dean, School of Science and Engineering Technology for the January/February 2022 issue of The Ontario Technologist....