Classes

      Mental Health in the Digital Age
      • December 15, 2021 | 10:00:00 America/Toronto time

      In this new Digital Age, our lives are becoming more entangled with our devices as we depend on technology to support us in everyday tasks. Technology has improved our lives in many ways, such as keeping us connected, using assistive technologies to gain independence, or sharing art and culture...

      Voices in Durham
      • December 14, 2021 | 15:30:00 America/Toronto time

      EDI in Durham is a CityStudio project: a collaboration between the Region of Durham and Durham College’s first-year journalism students. Through a series of panels about equity, diversity and inclusion in journalism combined with community interviews, this project aims to amplify voices making impact and create change.

      World Expo Dubai
      • December 08, 2021 | 10:00:00 America/Toronto time

      The World Expo that is presently underway in the United Arab Emirates capital, Dubai, is an impressive showcase of human engineering and sustainable design, of what is possible in the technological, planetized civilization we all face today in varying degrees. World expos are not unlike the Olympics. They take...

      Cultural Problem Solving (Part Two)
      • November 24, 2021 | 10:00:00 America/Toronto time

      Power in the hands of a few has long challenged our societies. In today’s global, technological world in which information and communication have become even more important in the development of our societies, many of us must navigate complex forces associated with the global economy, with large corporations, governments,...

      Glasgow Climate Change Conference: What Now?
      • November 17, 2021 | 10:00:00 America/Toronto time

      After what has been arguably the most important gathering of our times, in which leaders from over 190 countries assembled for two weeks in Glasgow, Scotland, with scientists, activists, business leaders and others from across the world to address the warming of the planet at a time when every...

      Global Force: Cyber Manipulation
      • November 10, 2021 | 10:00:00 America/Toronto time

      In the agricultural, industrial, and information revolutions, perhaps the three great turning points in human civilization, humanity has seen undeniable progress. But we have also seen new challenges. The revolution in how we learned to exploit plants and animals for food production brought inequalities in many parts of the...

      Rotary International: 2021 World Polio Day – Updating Rotary’s Efforts to Eradicate Polio Worldwide
      • October 21, 2021 | 19:00:00 America/Toronto time

      In honor of World Polio Day 2021, which is widely recognized on October 24, the Rotary Clubs of Oshawa and Oshawa-Parkwood and Durham College, on behalf of the 11 Rotary Clubs in Durham Region (plus Port Hope) are co-hosting and livestreaming “World Polio Day 2021 LIVE from the Rotary...

      DC Creativity Day
      • May 27, 2021 | 08:30:00 America/Toronto time

      Everyone is creative!  And everyone has a personal creative journey!  Please join us on May 27th and celebrate Durham College Creativity Day by connecting with members of the Creativity and Education team who will share their own stories about their relationships with creativity.  Perhaps you will rediscover your own...

      DC Talks: The Global Graduate
      • March 31, 2021 | 10:30:00 America/Toronto time

      About this Class Please join co-hosts Dr. Elaine Popp and Lon Appleby for a special alumni event as we discuss supply chain challenges during the pandemic. DC graduates from the Business Administration-Supply Chain and Operations Management program, Jessica Beaudry, Cameron Munro, Thien Nguyen and Jennifer Stevenson will discuss their...

      Change the story, change the world
      • March 24, 2021 | 10:00:00 America/Toronto time

      Each one of us holds a story or narrative about the world, a big picture, a vision of how the world is, how it’s unfolding, how it’s meant to be, will be. In today’s planetized world, such are the complex challenges we all face, from the choices in our...