Eileen Magill: My mom, the Superwoman

PWC student Eileen Magill shares a personal reflection on her mother's experience with Celiac disease. I must have been 12 or 13 when I realized my mom wasn’t well. She was showing signs of illness before then, but I had been too consumed with teenage affairs to notice. She was Superwoman, and to a naïve …

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Natalie Richard’s Reflections on Her Internship

In the third semester of the PWC program, students participate in internships that help them apply everything they've learned throughout the year. Natalie Richard reflects upon her first few weeks interning in the Communications Department at The Kidney Foundation of Canada. When I helped my brother, Daniel, move out of his place last year, it took …

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Spring Networking Session Highlights

This past April, our PWC students met with industry professionals in the gorgeous Art Commons at Humber College. The informal session included lunch with some of our PAC members, Jackie DeSouza, Sharon Aschaiek, Janice Dyer, Jaclyn Law, Margaret McCaffery, David Topping, and Susan Typert. Students loved the event because they had the opportunity to connect with professionals …

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Christina Williams: Learning to Breathe

We love sharing great writing from our students. Here's a piece from Cristina Williams, class of 2015-16. Will you let stress consume you or will you take a breath? By Cristina Williams I’m sitting in the passenger seat of a cream-coloured MINI Cooper, crawling through an unlit industrial area of a Toronto suburb. My friend …

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Welcome to the official blog of Humber College Institute of Technology & Advanced Learning's one-year Professional Writing Communications graduate certificate. Here, we will feature the latest news about our program, highlighting the incredible work from our faculty and students.