I’m a Student Ambassador with the Office for New Students and I’m excited that we’re volunteering and participating at the Canadian Cancer Society’s Daffodil Dash on April 24. The event will raise funds for cancer research. You should join us; it’s an awesome way to end the semester! Fundraising events like these make me happy because so many students have lost relatives or have loved ones who are currently fighting, or have conquered the disease. In April 2013, my dad passed away from pancreatic cancer. He had been in hospice previously for… Read More
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Today we celebrate Canadian culture, diversity and achievement in all its forms. But while we have much to celebrate, it’s also important to acknowledge and reflect on the negative aspects of our history, so we can continue to learn and grow as a country. For Indigenous communities, in particular, Canada Day can be a reminder of the ongoing multi-generational impact of colonization. So, as we come together today, we encourage you to take time to explore how we can do better, and how each of us can contribute to reconciliation.
What an amazing turnout at #SurreyPride festival today! 🌈 Did you see us and stop by the booth? If not, we hope to see you at more #pride events around Metro Vancouver this summer including @vancouverpride and @newwestpride
Congratulations to Douglas College’s Registrar Rella Ng on being awarded the 2022 Next Best Practice & Innovation Award! The award is presented by The Association of Registrars at the Universities and Colleges of Canada (ARUCC) Board of Directors. 🎉
June 21 marks National Indigenous Peoples Day in Canada! Today is a day to recognize and celebrate the heritage and voices of Indigenous peoples across the country.
Congratulations to our Summer 2022 graduates! 🎓 We’re so excited for your next steps. Even as you start to build lives of passion and purpose outside of Douglas College, remember that you’ll always have a place in our community.