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DC’s new virtual assistant leverages technology to improve online chat experience

Getting the answers to questions about studying at Durham College (DC) is now even easier with the new DC Virtual Assistant, an AI-powered chatbot that...

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DC Recognizes International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia

Today, Durham College (DC) acknowledges the International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia, which affirms the right of all members of the 2SLGBTQQIA+ communities, including...

DC students claim 10 medals at Skills Ontario 2024 competition

Durham College (DC) students competed against students from across the province to demonstrate their abilities in their fields at the three-day 2024 Skills Ontario Competition...

Durham College honours past president with naming of the Don Lovisa Building at its Whitby campus

Durham College (DC) celebrated the renaming of its Whitby campus main building to the Don Lovisa Building, in honour of its past president’s transformative leadership...

DC welcomes over 700 first-year students to Spring Orientation and set them up for success

Durham College (DC) welcomed more than students to Spring Orientation this month to mark the beginning of a new year and educational journey. Students participated...

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Grade 7 and 8 girls explore career options at Durham College’s Young Women in Science, Technology and Trades Conference

From building bird houses to learning the science behind slime, hundreds of local girls had a blast exploring careers in science, tech and skilled trades...

Durham College events aim to inspire and empower Black youth

Durham College (DC) welcomed more than 800 Black students from the Durham District School Board (DDSB) in April for two days of engagement, empowerment and...

Durham College recognized for faculty leadership, sustainability efforts by Colleges and Institutes Canada

Durham College (DC) is a double winner in this year’s Colleges and Institutes Canada (CICan) Awards of Excellence after the organization recognized faculty member Laura...

Durham College expands services to support international students in their journey from admission to post-graduation

Durham College (DC) has expanded its capacity to support international students through a collaboration with BorderPass, an online platform that helps students navigate the immigration...

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Project Management students embrace experiential learning with annual Symposium

Earlier this month, Project Management graduate certificate students gained practical experience by organizing the program’s annual Student Symposium. With support from DC’s Faculty of Business,...