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

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

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

Web Development Students Collaborate with Bakery Management Students on Cross-Program Project

The Digital Business Management program worked with the Baking and Pastry Arts Management program during Winter 2022; a collaborative project between two courses in three different programs at the Faculty of Business: The students from the Bakery Management class worked in teams on developing a product, and were matched with a team of developers from the Web Development class who developed an information website to … Continue reading Web Development Students Collaborate with Bakery Management Students on Cross-Program Project

Digital Business Students Work on an International Project Supporting Female Refugees in Kenya

A group of students from the Digital Business Management BComm and the Fashion Arts and Business programs at the Faculty of Business joined a multi-disciplinary team of students from Humber’s Faculty of Media and Creative Arts, and the Faculty of Liberal Arts and Sciences on an international project to support female refugees in Kenya. In collaboration with Humber’s International Development Institute, and in partnership with … Continue reading Digital Business Students Work on an International Project Supporting Female Refugees in Kenya

Humber students work with Oakville jewelry designer on a fundraising initiative in support of Children’s Aid Foundation of Halton

A huge shout out to the Humber Online Solutions team for their work with Oakville jewelry designer Luma Awad on various projects supporting her online presence. Funded by Humber’s Centre for Entrepreneurship (CfE) through the Experience Ventures Program, a multidisciplinary student-led team is currently working with Luma to support inamullumani’s digital presence through blogging and content strategy. The team includes students from both the Digital Business Management BComm at the Faculty of … Continue reading Humber students work with Oakville jewelry designer on a fundraising initiative in support of Children’s Aid Foundation of Halton