Framing education with experience gave this Dispensing Opticianry grad a head start in her career

Prabhjot Sandhu gained valuable, real-world experience during her practicums, giving her a clear view of her future in the field of opticianry.

HEARing their calling: how two grads found their career path, and each other, at Douglas

Mike Zacharias and Samantha Costa got more than an education in the Hearing Instrument Practitioner Diploma program, they also got careers and found love.

This accounting grad serves up deadpan coffee reviews on Instagram

When he’s not working as Daily Hive’s Finance Manager, Douglas alum Alfred Zagloul can be found on Instagram as @AlfredDrinkingCoffee or running his own consulting business.

A summer up north: psychiatric nursing student seizes early opportunity for valuable work experience

Kaarun Sangra shared the responsibilities of his nurse supervisor, which included incorporating cultural practices and beliefs into treatment plans for Indigenous patients.

Beyond the face: Meet Adelia

Nursing grad Adelia Paul is a fighter; she fought to achieve her own goals, and now she’s fighting to improve health-care for Indigenous people.

Beyond the face: Meet Nikki

Sociology student Nikki Tran was worried she’d never figure out her career path; once she stopped worrying, she found a program that made her happy.

Striking the right chord: How this music alum found his calling in film and TV

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Daniel Cardona uses his ear for music to succeed behind the scenes for Disney, Hallmark, Lifetime and more.

Inspired by Apple and SpaceX

Engingeering student Gurmaan Gary Brar in fabrication lab, photo by David Denofreo

Engineering student Gurmaan Brar wants to change the future of technology.

How we work now: Alumni edition

Nursing and Child and Youth Care alumni share how the nature of their work has shifted in the wake of a global pandemic.

Student Leadership Awards: Digital Edition

The Student Leadership Awards recognize the amazing contributions of students, staff and faculty to Douglas College. Meet the winners and find out why they are awesome.