On the Move with Nattasha Wray

“It was a challenge for me when I started Academic Upgrading at Sheridan College. I was managing a young family while attending school and that was no easy feat.  But my teachers were patient, understanding and very encouraging…. Read More

Celebrating Student Success: The 2013-2014 FHASS Student Awards Ceremony

FHASS held its annual Student Awards Ceremony at Macdonald-Heaslip Hall on Sheridan’s Trafalgar campus on June 9, 2014. The well-attended event brought administration, faculty, staff, students, and their families together to recognize student success from the 2013-2014 academic… Read More

Meet Kavita Mathew, Program Support Specialist

  Kavita Mathew currently works as a Program Support Specialist in the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences at Sheridan where she has been since 2011. She grew up in Mumbai, India and, prior to coming to Canada,… Read More

Meet Glenn Clifton, Professor (Literary Studies and Creative Writing)

Dr. Glenn Clifton is excited to join Sheridan after 4 years living abroad in the States, where he taught at Indiana University-Purdue University in Indianapolis and West Virginia University in Morgantown, WV. He has an M.A. in Playwriting… Read More

Meet Jack Leung, ESL Logistics Officer

Jack Leung recently joined Sheridan and FHASS as ESL Logistics Officer. And he knows all about Sheridan logistics: Jack himself studied Accounting at Sheridan and graduated in 2013. During his three and a half years as a student… Read More

Meet Michael Baker, Professor (Film Studies)

Dr. Michael Baker is a Professor of Film Studies in Sheridan’s School of Humanities and Creativity.  Born and raised in nearby Burlington, he spent the last fourteen years studying and teaching at post-secondary institutions across Canada.  His areas… Read More

Meet Gail Benick, Professor (Communication and Literary Studies)

Gail Benick is a writer and a professor in the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences at Sheridan. She earned a M. Phil. from the City University of New York and a M.Ed. from the Ontario Institute for… Read More

Cool Stuff: Gothic Text to Gothic Game

Some creative and ambitious 2nd-year students in Professor Anita Agar’s Gothic in the Western Imagination class (LITT20004GD) recently took an exciting interdisciplinary approach to literary analysis. The students, hailing from Sheridan’s Game Development program, created an online game… Read More

Cool Stuff: HERA Conference Deadline Extended

The organizers of the 2015 Humanities Education and Research Association (HERA) Annual Conference have extended the deadline for proposals to December 1, 2014. This year’s conference—Beyond the Binary—will be held in San Francisco from April 9-11, 2015. According… Read More

Cool Stuff: Homeward Bound Halton Program Update

From Rossana Gorys: Home Suite Hope, along with the Oakville Community Foundation and Region of Halton, are sponsoring five women who will be enrolled in a two-year diploma program at Sheridan. The women are currently in the Academic… Read More