October 31st, 2019

As we near the mid-point of the Fall semester and look ahead to the upcoming holiday season, I would like to take this opportunity to express my gratitude to all members of the Humber community.

Your hard work and dedication contribute to Humber’s continued success, the achievements of our students and attaining our vision of transforming postsecondary education through global, polytechnic leadership.

To recognize your support and commitment to excellence, and to assist with your holiday planning, I am officially closing the College on Monday, December 23 and Tuesday, December 24 for Employee Appreciation Days.

The College will close at...Read more

September 25th, 2019

After months of thoughtful consideration and discussion, we will be announcing this afternoon that we have made the difficult decision to close the Orangeville Campus at the end of June 2021.

This date aligns with the end of the Spring 2021 semester and Humber’s lease agreement at the Alder Recreation Complex. Current Orangeville students will have the opportunity to complete their studies. Classes and campus operations will continue as planned for the rest of this year. Students who began their studies in Fall 2019 will be the last Orangeville cohort.

Orangeville students, employees and partners are all important members of...Read more

August 26th, 2019

This speech was delivered at the 2019 President's Breakfast on Monday, August 26, 2019.

Good morning and welcome.

It’s a great thrill to have our Humber family back together as we begin the new academic year. In particular, I would like to welcome everyone new to the college and all who are attending the breakfast for the first time.

I’d like to begin by taking a moment to recognize current and former members of our board of governors; along with our past presidents Squee Gordon and John Davies; my incredible executive team; and of course, my wonderful wife, Vicki.

As...Read more