Jeff Szmyr

Accessibility Consultant – Student Success and Engagement
Teaching is not for the feint of heart. I believe it takes a huge effort to stand in the shoes of students today as they gate-keep all of the different worlds they belong to. View Portfolio

Lisa Martinelli

Professor of Music
When interacting with students, I make note of their different learning styles, what they have already learned and what they need to learn in the future while sharing my love and passion for discovering new things.
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Colin Flint

Professor - Advertising
If teaching in general is about helping people grow, then teaching a college course is about helping students become what they want to be. View Portfolio

Debbie Johnston

Program Coordinator - Fashion Management
The Business School
I want students to understand the concepts, interdependencies and constant changes inherent in the business world rather than just memorizing facts and striving for right answers. View Portfolio

Alain Londes

Professor - International Business
Having a good sense of humor in a professional context is what I prefer and what I instill in the classroom. Creating a pleasant atmosphere is important especially during busy terms when students are... View Portfolio

Karen Schucher

Professor - Paralegal and Law Clerk Programmes
The Business School
Pursuing justice informs my teaching and learning practice as much as it did my legal practice. View Portfolio

Xianlin Chen

Professor - Accounting
I believe any student can succeed in accounting if they are sufficiently motivated to spend the necessary time and efforts. I endeavor to create a positive environment conducive to learning to allow my students to believe in their own abilities to succeed. View Portfolio

Michael Wells

Professor – English
For me, the writing classroom is about providing students with the chance to develop and refine their critical skills. My job is to help students to put those skills into action so that they can effectively and confidently communicate their ideas and views. View Portfolio

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