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LATEST NEWS

Learn about the latest Applied Research & Innovation happenings at Humber.

Designing a Special Application for Existing Brick-type AGVs to Handle Heavier Loads

Designing a Special Application for Existing Brick-type AGVs to Handle Heavier Loads

Designed by Principal Investigator Hassan L. Hassan, Mechanical Engineering students, and partners SEWEURODRIVE and SICK Canada, the "Brick Sleeve" allows AGVs to handle loads up to 500kg.
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Exploring Mindfulness’ Effectiveness in Reducing the Impact of Mental Health Challenges in College Students

Exploring Mindfulness’ Effectiveness in Reducing the Impact of Mental Health Challenges in College Students

Dr. Aqeel Saeid explored mindfulness's effectiveness in reducing the impact of mental health challenges in college students through experimental design.
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Specially-designed Controller Enables Individuals with Parkinson’s disease and ALS to Play Video Games

Specially-designed Controller Enables Individuals with Parkinson’s disease and ALS to Play Video Games

This ambition took a giant leap when they built the digitally-made prototype, using resources provided by the Barrett Centre for Technology Innovation.
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Maryam Davoudpour Receives the Research Excellence Award at the 2020 President’s Awards

Maryam Davoudpour Receives the Research Excellence Award at the 2020 President’s Awards

She has demonstrated leadership in developing an effective applied research environment, while promoting Humber College’s research contributions at the IEEE WIE.
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Humber College Receives NSERC Funding For Research Related to the Fight Against COVID-19

Humber College Receives NSERC Funding For Research Related to the Fight Against COVID-19

Humber received funding from NSERC for projects that will help to address and manage the COVID-19 outbreak, in collaboration with Mero and Intransigense Corporation.
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NSERC CCSIF Grant Enables Research into Affordable Housing in south Etobicoke

NSERC CCSIF Grant Enables Research into Affordable Housing in south Etobicoke

Having grown up in south Etobicoke, Salomeh is familiar with some of the unique challenges the community faces, including the population increasing at twice the rate of...
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Innovative 3D Landfill Modelling Reduces Time and Costs

Innovative 3D Landfill Modelling Reduces Time and Costs

Dr. Jacome received an Engage grant from NSERC to conduct the research. In collaboration with the industry partner, DGI Geoscience Inc., they successfully developed a new alternative...
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Humber Receives $1.8 Million in Research Funding From NSERC

Humber Receives $1.8 Million in Research Funding From NSERC

"NSERC funding strengthens Humber's ability to contribute knowledge and solutions to foster social innovation in Canada and develop competitive advantages for SMEs in the area of data...
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Humber to Host First National Demonstration for New Statistics Canada Visualization Tool

Humber to Host First National Demonstration for New Statistics Canada Visualization Tool

Humber College’s storyLAB and Statistics Canada are partnering to help journalists uncover and report the stories that matter to Canadians.
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Humber PR Students Develop Website Featuring COVID-19 Organizational Case Studies

Humber PR Students Develop Website Featuring COVID-19 Organizational Case Studies

Audrey Wubbenhorst, PR Advanced Diploma program Professor, hopes the cases will synthesize key issues and provide examples students can use when problem-solving during their PR careers.
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Message to Applied Researchers on COVID-19 (March 24, 2020)

Message to Applied Researchers on COVID-19 (March 24, 2020)

Flexibility with timelines and reporting will be provided whenever possible. Please refer to these links from specific granting agencies.
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NSERC President Visits Humber College to Experience the Role of Polytechnics and Colleges in the Innovation Ecosystem

NSERC President Visits Humber College to Experience the Role of Polytechnics and Colleges in the Innovation Ecosystem

Dr. Alejandro Adem met with students, faculty, partners and representatives of GTA Colleges to discuss challenges and opportunities within the Canadian research landscape.
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Humber College-Hosted Forum Explores The Next Generation of Broadcasting Technology

Humber College-Hosted Forum Explores The Next Generation of Broadcasting Technology

Industry experts to learn about how new technology could change everything - data, information and entertainment.
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Humber Breaks into Top 10 in 2019 Ranking of Canada’s Top 50 Research Colleges

Humber Breaks into Top 10 in 2019 Ranking of Canada’s Top 50 Research Colleges

Humber College now ranks as the #8 research college in Canada based on research income.
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Humber College’s Steven James May Co-authors Article on the Current and Future State of Television Delivery

Humber College’s Steven James May Co-authors Article on the Current and Future State of Television Delivery

Congratulations to Humber College’s Steven James May and Ryerson University’s Catherine Middleton on the publication of their article...
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Humber Excels in Worldskills Mechatronics Competition

Humber Excels in Worldskills Mechatronics Competition

The Electromechanical Engineering Technology grads celebrated their achievement at the competition held in Kazan, Russia earlier this week.
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Dr. Darren Lawless Among Four New Appointments to NSERC

Dr. Darren Lawless Among Four New Appointments to NSERC

Congratulations to Dr. Darren Lawless, Dean of Applied Research and Innovation, on his appointment to the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC).
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Humber Climbs 10 Spots in 2018 Ranking of Canada’s Top 50 Research Colleges

Humber Climbs 10 Spots in 2018 Ranking of Canada’s Top 50 Research Colleges

Applied research and innovation at Humber College is in growth mode...
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Humber Hosts Its First Advanced Manufacturing Skills Consortium Event

Humber Hosts Its First Advanced Manufacturing Skills Consortium Event

As the Barrett Centre for Technology Innovation (Barrett CTI) nears completion, Humber gathered more than 100 stakeholders...
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‘Sparks’ for Firearm Possession Among Young People in Toronto

‘Sparks’ for Firearm Possession Among Young People in Toronto

Humber College, in partnership with The City...

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Humber Students Win Big at Skills Canada Competition

Humber Students Win Big at Skills Canada Competition

Humber students earned three gold medals and took the...

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Students Visit Shangri-La Hotel

Students Visit Shangri-La Hotel

Students from the Project Management Post-Graduate Program in the School...

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Esys Automation presents excellence awards to Humber Electromechanical Engineering Technology students

Esys Automation presents excellence awards to Humber Electromechanical Engineering Technology students

Esys Automation, a Michigan-based automation company, is working with...

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Humber students take gold and silver at Skills Canada

Humber students take gold and silver at Skills Canada

The Skills Canada National Competition was held in Winnipeg on Saturday, June 3rd, 2017. Humber students that placed during Skills Ontario were invited to compete...

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Students invited to participate in AeroPoster Session Event

Students invited to participate in AeroPoster Session Event

On March 22, 2017, two teams of Humber students were invited to participate in the Ontario AeroSpace Council’s College AeroPoster Session to showcase their projects and network...

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Humber grads compete in Euroskills 2016

Humber grads compete in Euroskills 2016

Humber grads compete in Euroskills 2016

Avery Bird and Theodor Willert, recent grads of Humber’s Electromechanical Engineering Technology program, went...

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Humber hosts first Brand-a-thon

Humber hosts first Brand-a-thon

Over forty Humber students from a range of programs came together on November 19th at the G Building on Lakeshore campus for...

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Esys Excellence Awards

Esys Excellence Awards

Esys Automation comes to Humber once a year to recruit Electromechanical Engineering students for their Michigan-based company. They recognize that students are faced with many challenges –...

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Ministers announce funding for Centre for Technology and Innovation

Ministers announce funding for Centre for Technology and Innovation

 

On August 30, 2016, the Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science, and the Honourable Deb Matthews,...

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Humber students win gold in 2016 Skills Canada National Competition

Humber students win gold in 2016 Skills Canada National Competition

Avery Bird and Theo Willert have yet to decide just where they’re going to put...

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Georges Livanos receives 2015 Research Excellence Award

Georges Livanos receives 2015 Research Excellence Award

The Research Excellence Award is designed to recognize faculty and staff members who have made significant contributions to the growth of Humber’s research program. Electronics Engineering Technology...

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BlueGreen Consulting and Humber receive grant from the NSERC ARD program

BlueGreen Consulting and Humber receive grant from the NSERC ARD program

BlueGreen Consulting is a dynamic company that provides practical a wide variety of technical services for high performance new homes as well as deep energy retrofitted vintage...

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The Humber Arboretum and Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources partner on a project to preserve the endangered butternut tree

The Humber Arboretum and Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources partner on a project to preserve the endangered butternut tree

Humber College, the Humber Arboretum and Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources have partnered on a project to help preserve the endangered butternut tree, native to the deciduous...

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Humber and Carleton receive NSERC grant for collaborative drinking water research project

Humber and Carleton receive NSERC grant for collaborative drinking water research project

Humber has received its first Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) grant for a collaborative project with Carleton University and industry partner MS Filter Inc.

 

Shawn Cleary,...

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