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New culinary scholarships help Black students lead the way in the food industry

Applications are now open for the DoorDash #BlackFoodEnergy Culinary Scholarship.  Durham College (DC) is proud to partner with DoorDash to launch the DoorDash #BlackFoodEnergy Culinary...

Revellers, drag queens and a pride flag at DC's Pride Month celebration.
Durham College shows its Pride with flag raising, celebration

June is Pride Month, but Durham College (DC) proudly raised the Intersex Inclusive Pride flag at the Oshawa campus a day early. The flag, hoisted...

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DC Celebrates Pride Month

Today, Durham College (DC) joins people and communities around the world, to mark the start of Pride Month, which recognizes and promotes the two-spirit, lesbian,...

National Indigenous History Month
DC Recognizes National Indigenous History Month

June is National Indigenous History Month in Canada, a time to recognize and reflect on the rich history, heritage, resilience and diversity of First Nations,...

A student and faculty member practice lifesaving techniques.
Nursing program faculty teach lifesaving skills to DC community

Have you noticed the automated external defibrillators (AED) placed throughout the campus? Would you know how to use one of them to save a life?...

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Project Management students excel at competition

Durham College (DC) continues to graduate some of the best Project Management students in the province. That was proven once again at the Ontario Project...

De-Mario Knowles and Boi-1da speak at The Cypher Conference.
The Cypher: Black Male Empowerment Conference inspires hundreds of young students

Scores of young Black male students experienced a life-changing day at Durham College (DC) on May 25. 400 students in Grades 7 to 10 from...

First responder participants and trainers pose with electric vehicle during GM training event.
First responders participate in first-and-only, GM-led EV training in Canada, hosted at Durham College

Event held in brand-new EV lab at DC’s Whitby campus Durham College (DC) welcomed more than 540 participants to its new, leading-edge EV lab for...

Ken Babcock, Emily Cooper and Stan Bombino show off their OCAA awards.
Durham College trio honoured by the Ontario Colleges Athletic Association

Durham College (DC) and its tradition of athletic excellence was recognized by the Ontario Colleges Athletic Association (OCAA) earlier this month. On May 1, two...

Melissa Friesen posing with her first place trophy from the 2023 Ubisoft Toronto NEXT competition
Durham College student takes home gold in 3D Design at Ubisoft Toronto NEXT competition

Durham College (DC) Game-Art student, Melissa Friesen, beat out competitors from colleges and universities across Ontario to take home first place in the 3D Design...