January 30th, 2023

This week marks the start of Black History Month. It is a dedicated time to reflect on the successes and tremendous impact of Black people in every facet of society. It is also a time to critically examine the links of historical injustices to the current and ongoing violence and trauma that stems from systemic racism. 

On January 7 in Memphis, Tennessee, Tyre Nichols was beaten by police and died three days later. He was a father, a son and a skateboarding aficionado. He had dreams and plans that stopped short because of senseless violence....Read more

January 24th, 2023

Dear Humber employees, 

Today is a great day for Humber College as we celebrate the incredible generosity of our donors.  

I am pleased to share exciting news about a transformational gift. Humber is the recipient of $30 million from the Barrett Family Foundation, marking the largest single donation ever made to an Ontario college. Combined with their donations to Humber’s Unlimited Campaign, the Barrett Family Foundation has given a total of $42 million, making their donation the largest in Canadian college history.  

The Foundation’s investment will support science, technology, engineering, and mathematics...Read more

October 6th, 2022

Recent events in Iran and elsewhere demonstrate that the time is now 
Each October is Women’s History Month. It’s an opportunity to celebrate the outstanding women and girls who have made important contributions to our country while helping build a more inclusive Canada. In a few days, it will be the International Day of the Girl Child – a day that’s dedicated to celebrating the voices and power of girls, championing their rights worldwide, and reflecting on the challenges they continue to face because of their gender. 
Supporting women and...Read more