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The summer experience – FastStartDC brand ambassador edition

By Leah Drewette Just like that, the summer season at FastStartDC has come to a close…and what a ride it’s been! In a good way,...

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10X10 – How one DC music grad is streaming his way to success

For emerging artist Troy Junker, the future looks bright. Since graduating from Durham College’s (DC) Music Business Management (MBM) program in 2016, Troy has been...

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Business and technology careers that spark innovation

If finding creative solutions to today’s business or technology challenges is something that excites you, a program that lets you bring your big ideas to...

These top DC programs for foodies are full of flavour

Master the art of food and cooking, unleash your passion for travel, customer relations and events, or learn to nurture a career in horticulture with...

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Journalism grad faces off in new role amid a global pandemic

Written by Brandon Wright, Journalism – Mass Media graduate Social Media, Communications and Community Relations manager, Oshawa Generals   Fired up? Are you ready to...

EnactusDC sparks recognition and collects awards at National Competition

Days before the 2021 Enactus National Exposition, members of Durham College’s (DC) Enactus team received candy delivered to each of their homes. This is just...

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How one resilient DC grad is making her mark in the OT community

When Alanna Veitch enrolled in the Occupational Therapist Assistant and Physiotherapist Assistant (OTA and PTA) program at Durham College (DC), she was solely focused on...

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Switching gears – how returning to college as a mature student can pay off

Written by Jean-Paul Hernandez, OTA and PTA graduate and PTA board member, Canadian Physiotherapy Association I never imagined I would return to school, especially in...

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The fight against human trafficking: Advertising students support DRPS initiative

By Lauren Crummey and Raphael Maturine When students Lauren Crummey and Raphael Maturine registered for DC’s Advertising and Marketing Communications program, they never imagined they’d...

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Broadcasting students hit the airwaves at 105.9 FM The Region for podcasting project

For students in Durham College’s (DC) Broadcasting – Radio and Contemporary Media program, gaining hands-on experience in the field is crucial to their success in...