Coincidence, Connection, Convocation, and Collaboration

by Professors Sara Cumming (Sociology) and Jessica Pulis (Criminology) “We don’t meet people by accident, they’re meant to cross our path for a reason” It was September 2001 in a small seminar room at Brock University that two of… Read More

Spotlight on Faculty Research

Naughty Nuns and Promiscuous Monks: Late Medieval Monastic Sexual Misconduct in Context By Christian Knudsen, Professor of History This past summer, I had the privilege of presenting papers at the International Medieval Congress at the University of Leeds, United Kingdom… Read More

Constrain, Apply, and Release

by Lukasz Kurowski, Professor of Philosophy and Social Sciences Over the past few years I have noticed that in the age of social media and the world of Google our students appear to have lost specific analytical abilities… Read More

A FHASS and CTL Initiative

Supporting Sheridan College’s Faculty and Staff to meet the needs of Sheridan’s multilingual and international student population by Professors Ranya Khan (FHASS) and Carol Appleby (CTL) A different norm on college campuses: No longer is the monocultural, monolingual… Read More

Madsen, Hayes, and HEQCO

FHASS Professors Kirsten Madsen and Tara Hayes are pleased to announce that the report on the Higher Education Quality Council of Ontario (HEQCO) Tuning Project with which they’ve been involved for the past two years has been published…. Read More

Cole and Stasiuk present…

Professors Christina Cole and Barbara Stasiuk presented a two-hour workshop titled, “Building Resiliency Through Technology” at TESL Ontario’s annual conference held at The Metro Toronto Convention Centre, October 18th 2014. The workshop identified relevant pedagogical theories such as… Read More

Kurowski in print

Another feather in Sheridan’s research cap with the recent publication by Professor Lukasz Kurowski of his article, “Ownership unity, neural substrates, and philosophical relevance: A response to Rex Welshon’s ‘Searching for the neural realizers of ownership unity.’” You… Read More

Guerra Getting it done!

Congratulations to Professor Nichol Guerra, who not only presented her research on volunteer management and recreation at the end of life at a palliative care conference in Trinidad, West Indies, on October 5th, but also ran and completed… Read More

Ainsley David: The Drive to Succeed

Ainsley David graduated from high school eight years prior to enrolling in Academic Upgrading at Sheridan College. He credits the skills developed in his Computer, Communications, and Strategies for Success courses for greatly impacting his ability to succeed… Read More


On Sunday, November 9, more than 30 students from Sheridan’s ESL Program travelled to Toronto to visit the Royal Ontario Museum and to explore Toronto’s downtown core. Rujing Wang, an EAP level student who participated in the trip,… Read More