Jessica Pulis and Alex Hollenberg win SSHRC Explore Grant

Drs. Pulis and Hollenberg were recently awarded a SSHRC Explore Grant – the only Explore Grant awarded at Sheridan College this year. Their research, in collaboration with the Elizabeth Fry Society of Peel-Halton, Ellen House, the Vanier Centre… Read More

Introducing the Research Skills Toolkit

By Kathleen Oakey, MLIS Over the 2017-2018 Academic Year, library staff delivered just over 115 hours of in-class instruction to more than 530 students across the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences. While library-led workshops are incredibly valuable… Read More

Welcome to the Winter 2017 Issue of Alchemy

Happy Spring, everyone! Welcome to the Winter 2017 Issue of Alchemy, the second on our new platform, and the first on our new end-of-semester timetable. Hopefully you can take a break from your marking, studying, and spring cleaning… Read More

FHASS at Sheridan Creates

Once again, the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences found itself front-and-centre on March 1, 2017 at Sheridan Creates, the second annual Conference of Scholars, Creators, and Innovators at Sheridan’s HMC campus. Making up more than one third… Read More

Reminder: VOICES OF SOUTH ASIA comes to Sheridan!

Save the date! Voices of South Asia will take place on May 25th from 6-9pm at Sheridan’s Davis campus. The event, which is the first of its kind at Sheridan, will celebrate South Asian achievements in Canada and… Read More

Holiday Gift Drive Update: Sara Cumming and Home Suite Hope

By Dr. Sara Cumming I would like to send out a very big thank you to all of you who contributed to my charitable efforts to support Home Suite Hope’s Holiday Gift Drive this past holiday season. Collectively,… Read More

Intersections: Technology on Trial

By Dr. Alex Hollenberg This year at Sheridan Creates three professors were asked to debate the vexing question of whether technology is always an ennobling force. “Could it be,” session chair Dr. Mike McNamara provocatively asked, “that in… Read More

Sheridan Reads 2016: Thomas King’s The Inconvenient Indian

Sheridan Reads returned again this year to write its second chapter! Sheridan Reads is a series of events developed from the One Book, One Community model. You can read more about it here. The program is designed to… Read More

Hope for the Holidays: 2016 Home Suite Hope Gift Drive

  By Prof. Sara Cumming (Sociology) and Prof. Jennifer Phenix (Humanities) As promised, here is the full article that was circulated to the FHASS listserv ahead of the deadline for collections. Thanks to all who donated! According to… Read More

Roots of Freedom Nurtured at Sheridan

By: Prof. Jennifer Phenix (Humanities) The Canadian Caribbean Association of Halton (CCAH), in partnership with Oakville Museum and Sheridan College, presented the 10th Annual Roots of Freedom Festival on October 26-27, 2016. On Wednesday, October 26th in the… Read More