The Power of Mentors

Once again, I am looking forward to connecting current students with alumni through the Digital Portfolio assignment in our BUS 2504 Web Development Course. Thanks to the alumni for volunteering to support this assignment by mentoring our current students. These informal conversations are extremely valuable and I love reading them over the years. I am sharing below snippets from previous Mentoring Conversations as I truly … Continue reading The Power of Mentors

Cross-program Collaborative Blogging Experience

The Digital Business Management students worked with the Baking and Pastry Arts Management students during Fall 2022; a collaborative project designed by Chef Alastair Gray and Hanadi Alnawab on the development of a Café Reviews blogging website. Baking and Pastry Arts Management students were asked to visit a coffee or tea shop as part of their second year BAKE 204 course work, taught by Chef Alastair Gray, … Continue reading Cross-program Collaborative Blogging Experience

App Prototype Design for rxRecourse

We’re back in-person and totally loving the energy of in-class collaboration and brainstorming! Our semester five BUS 3003 students have been working on designing an App prototype for our industry partner  rxRecourse; a Canadian fitness business based in Toronto. The students worked in groups and used MethodKits as a brainstorming tool during the exploratory research stage of their project, starting with the MethodKit for App … Continue reading App Prototype Design for rxRecourse

Panel Discussion and Screening of the EDC Kenya Documentary

It’s #InternationalEducationWeek! and we celebrated at Humber College with a series of events organized by our International Development Institute. I had the pleasure of joining on Tuesday Nov 22, 2022 as a panelist alongside my Humber colleague Clarisse Estebar, as well as Benson Macharia and Dennis Gichobi who joined us virtually from CAP-Youth Empowerment Institute in Nairobi, Kenya. The event started with screening of the EDC … Continue reading Panel Discussion and Screening of the EDC Kenya Documentary

Vision Board Workshop

I spent my lunch hour on Monday Nov 14 with a great group of Humber students brainstorming, sharing, connecting, reflecting, and learning during a one-hour hands-on workshop led by our own fourth year student Tabassum Hawlader. Tabassum walked us through the step-by-step process of using Canva.com to create our own vision boards. Not only did we explore Canva, but each of us left with our … Continue reading Vision Board Workshop

Presenting EDC Kenya at the CBIE 2022 Conference

I had the pleasure of presenting our EDC Kenya project at the Canadian Bureau for International Education CBIE 2022 Conference (Toronto 13-16 November 2022) along with Clarisse Estebar, and absolutely loved the in-person conference energy after over two long years of virtual events! Access the presentation slides here. Session Title: Experiential Learning Opportunities through International Development amidst the COVID-19 Pandemic Session Description: This session will … Continue reading Presenting EDC Kenya at the CBIE 2022 Conference

Fall 2022 Digital Conference

Great day and rich conversations! Connecting current students with grads and industry through new and innovative projects is my passion. This Fall, we hosted the following four sessions on Nov 7 through two of our Digital Business Management courses; BUS 2504 Web Development and BUS 3003 e-Business Information Systems and Technology: Our guests shared their experience and insights on various digital business topics that we … Continue reading Fall 2022 Digital Conference

Future Trends Poster Presentations at the Idea Lab

We booked Humber’s new amazing Idea Lab to present our digital posters for the BUS 3003! Thanks to our digital fluency librarians for supporting us through the process of creating and presenting our work, and to the Digital Business Management class for the engagement and rich conversations. The class had the chance to explore the new space, technology, and supports available to them on the … Continue reading Future Trends Poster Presentations at the Idea Lab

The DBSA’s first Meet & Greet

Thanks to the Digital Business Student Association for planning and hosting their first in-person event for the Fall 2022! a great opportunity for the students in the Digital Business Management program to meet their colleagues in-person at Humber’s beautiful Lakeshore campus! The students had the informal space to get to know each other, learn more about the DBSA, and brainstorm future event ideas. Thanks to … Continue reading The DBSA’s first Meet & Greet

Digital Business Management Grad Starts at Queen’s Law School this Fall

Congratulations to Uche Umolu, our Digital Business Management grad who is heading to Queen’s Law this Fall to join the Juris Doctor (JD) class of 2025 ! Uche arrived in Canada as an international student six years ago, and worked very hard on getting her bachelor’s degree and the work experience needed as an immigrant. Throughout her four years at Humber, Uche was an Honours … Continue reading Digital Business Management Grad Starts at Queen’s Law School this Fall