Change-Maker Challenge


Join us on April 12th from 5-7PM at the LRC Concourse to

crown the Change-Maker Challenge winners!


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New Cultivate Fund announcement and call for proposals


Applications are now being accepted until Friday, April 21. 


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Humber collaborates with industry to create hive health device


Students and faculty from the School of Applied Technology paired with miRoute

to build a device that measures various aspects of a bee hive.


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Humber grads compete in Euroskills 2016


Recent grads of Humber's Electromechanical Engineering Technology program

represent Canada in the EuroSkills 2016 competition.


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The Applied Research & Innovation annual report is online

See the digital format of our 2015-2016 annual report 

created by Humber students at the link below


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Applied Research & Innovation supports collaboration, applied research, and innovation at Humber and in the community.

With opportunities to work with industry partners, community organizations, and faculty members, Humber students complement their education with real-world experiences.

Applied research activities enable faculty members to make active contributions to their area of expertise and provide enriched learning experiences for their students.

Industry and community partners work with highly qualified faculty members and enthusiastic students on applied research projects that help advance partner goals and objectives.


Derick Cheaney and Nicholas Romano, two students from the Mechanical Engineering Technology program, and Stephen Farr, a student in Electronics Engineering Technology, joined forces with Peter Wheeler of Humber’s School of Applied Technology to create a hive health device.   The team at Humber collaborated with miRoute to produce this hive health device that counts bees as they go in and out of the hive, measures the weight of...
Avery Bird and Theodor Willert, recent grads of Humber’s Electromechanical Engineering Technology program, went to Gothenburg this past December to represent Canada in the EuroSkills 2016 competition. Bird and Willert won gold in the 2016 Skills Canada National Competition and took this next step towards putting their automation skills to the test, having the opportunity to compete against other teams who were also the best in their...
  Second year Industrial Design students have spent their fall term with faculty members Odin Cappello and Glenn Moffat and Crystal Fountains partners Jongmu Lee and George Ayer designing fountain concepts that would be put to the real test: each student team has created a complete product experience and presented their design to a panel of judges for a chance to win sponsored prize money and have their design developed by an...

Project Archive

Abstract: Working with Humber students and faculty, RHSP Consulting is developing a workforce-planning application called EasyFTE to service the telecom/contact centre industry, targeting business planners, analysts, and managers. EasyFTE will provide a cost...
Researcher: Nithyakalyani Thayananthan, School of Media Studies & Information Technology
Project Completion Date: April 16, 2016
Abstract: Humber Information Technology Solutions students worked with Livera Sports Inc. to build a proof-of-concept fantasy cricket web platform, Cricket Hero. Cricket Hero will be a unique and innovative website that allows players to play year-round...
Researcher: Razieh Niazi, School of Media Studies & Information Technology
Project Completion Date: April 16, 2016
Abstract: Faculty members Hillary Rexe and Anne Zbitnew worked with a group of students from the Media Foundation program to determine how best to make video content in their courses universally inclusive and accessible. Two workshops, which were created and...
Researcher: Hillary Rexe, School of Media Studies & Information Technology
Project Completion Date: April 16, 2016

Humber Research Playlist