Why volunteer? It’s good for your mind, body and soul – and your career

Here are four great reasons (and one great example) of how volunteering will improve your life – and your community. Bonus: We’re hosting a Volunteer Fair Sept. 24 & 26!

New to Douglas College? Learn the ropes from a Kickstart Coach

From what to expect your first week at College, to how to get involved in the Douglas community, Kickstart Coaches have got you covered!

From quiet to confident: how the Student Ambassador Program changed my life

Want to get involved, boost your resume and learn new skills? Apply by May 12 to join the Student Ambassador Program!

Reading between the lines

Teaching literacy to adults gives one student an appreciation for one of his most basic skills.

Rewriting her story and making a difference

Telka Pesklevits

Telka Pesklevits is a poet-activist looking to make positive change within her community.

UK journalist launches writing career at Douglas

Professional Communication grad Maansi Pandya dishes on her love of the written word, the challenges of crafting a creative career and how Douglas College helped her spread her wings.

Framing the world with a different pair of glasses

A successful career can mean different things to different people. For Dispensing Opticianry grads Sara Moshurchak and Dana Dempsey, success means bringing creativity and customization to producing unique eye wear in an industry dominated by mass production.

Humans of DC: Carpe Diem

Sydney Clarke, Douglas College student

Douglas student Sydney Clarke has a new outlook on life after recovering from a serious illness.

Keeping it local

Douglas Music alum Jay Schreiber stands in Steel & Oak brewing room with drum and glass of beer

Music alum and craft beer enthusiast featured in Douglas College Arts at One concert Oct. 25.

Psychiatric Nursing students find a cure for toxic work environments

Image shows a stethoscope and pen on a scheduling chart.

Online movement Nurses Support Their Young championed by Douglas College students in order to create a more inclusive working environment.