Toronto, Ontario – Humber College Institute of Technology & Advanced Learning will officially launch its 50th anniversary celebrations with a presentation by long-time TVO broadcaster and journalist Steve Paikin.


Paikin will discuss his new book, “Bill Davis: Nation Builder, and Not So Bland After All,” the only authorized biography of former Ontario premier Bill Davis. Davis is widely credited with the creation of the province’s community college system.



Steve Paikin lecture and book signing


Thursday, March 2

3:30-5:30 (Presentation at 4:00)


Centre for Entrepreneurship

G Building, Lakeshore Campus

17 Colonel Samuel Smith Park Drive

M8V 4B6

Photo/Interview Opportunities:

Steve Paikin, author

Chris Whitaker, president, Humber College



About Humber College Institute of Technology & Advanced Learning
Established in 1967, Humber is one of Canada’s leading postsecondary institutions. Committed to student success through excellence in teaching and learning, Humber serves 29,200 full-time students and 23,000 part-time and continuing education students. With an internationally recognized reputation for quality learning, Humber offers a wide-range of career-focused opportunities for students to personalize their educational path, including 150 full-time programs across more than 40 fields of study, 200 part-time and 400 online programs or courses. More than four out of five of Humber graduates are employed within six months of completing their studies. Visit


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For more information, please contact:
Nadia Araujo
Communications Co-ordinator
416.675.6622 ext. 5479