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Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM)

Why the Learning Never Stops: Debbie’s Story

For 10 years, The Chang School has been a pillar in Debbie’s pursuit of lifelong learning.

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Spanning the Gaps

A Fresh Start at a University Degree Thanks to Spanning the Gaps

How Jina Rew was able to pursue her post-secondary education goals with Spanning the Gaps.

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Community Services

Why Urban Agriculture is Fundamental for a More Sustainable Future

Lauren Baker, Instructor and Food System Consultant, explores the food system before, during, and after the pandemic and the wider implications for us all.

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Communication and Design

How to Practice “Spousal Distancing”: Meghan Daniels’ Story

Meghan Daniels is juggling her full-time role as Professional Recruiter alongside completing a Certificate in Public Relations, all while planning a wedding and learning how to adapt when your co-worker is also the love of your life.

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Social Sciences and Humanities (Arts)

Igniting Her Social Work Career: Mudassara Anwar’s Story

Mudassara Anwar left her life and social work career behind in Pakistan for a new life in Canada. Here’s her story of how she overcame personal and educational obstacles to start over again.

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Community Services

Reflections on Teaching Aging and Tech in COVID-19 Times

Special note: The G. Raymond Chang School of Continuing Education recognizes the impacts on and needs of older adults during this unprecedented time. We would like to thank the frontline workers who are tirelessly and selflessly devoting themselves to residents and families in our long-term care facilities and in our communities.

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Business

Laddering Programs: Flexible Pathways to a Bachelor of Commerce Degree

Laddering programs are a great option if you want to pursue a degree but aren’t yet ready to commit to a full-time undergraduate program.

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Communication and Design

A Second Kick at the Watering Can: Nenita Elphick’s Story

How Nenita blossomed from a lackluster gardener to a passionate student of landscape design.

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Digital Education Strategies (DES)

Preparing Instructors for Effective Online Teaching

The Digital Education Strategies team showcase their award-winning professional development program Teaching Adult Learners Online (TALO).

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Communication and Design

Learning is a Team Effort, Especially During a Pandemic

Suzanne Winch showcases how The Chang School’s support helped her succeed academically during a pandemic.