Procrastination: Ah, the fifteen-letter word that constantly invades our brains, though we never really seem to be able to finish detangling ourselves from it. You know it’s going to show up eventually. Important errands, exercising, meetings; you name it, they all pile up from the tendency of us humans to push them all aside for later, despite the realization that we could all just get it over and done with. In regards to all bad habits, surely they all take time to change. However, the dreadful habit of procrastination is one… Read More
“Understanding the effect of power and powerlessness is so key when working with marginalized communities, as is knowing you can amplify someone's voice, and advocate for their rights and needs. That is what I am doing in Alert Bay.” -- Irene Jesso, Social Work alumnus.
Philosophy instructor Dr. Elliot Rossiter’s research project on housing insecurity has received nearly $585,000 in funding.
Nov. 30, 10:00am -- The College will open at noon (12pm) today. All classes, events and activities starting after noon (12pm) will continue as scheduled. All in-person and online classes, events and activities starting BEFORE NOON (12pm) are cancelled. Check the Douglas College website douglascollege.ca for more information.
Today is our 52nd anniversary!
Douglas College has been awarded a silver rating for environmental sustainability initiatives through the Sustainability Tracking, Assessment and Rating System (STARS)! From reducing greenhouse gas emissions by upgrading our facilities to eliminating single-use plastic water bottle sales, protecting the environment is a top priority for us. We look forward to using this rating as momentum to further our commitment to climate action.
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