People of Georgian: Paralympian finds ‘pure happiness’ in sports despite setbacks
Meet Darda Sales, Georgian alumna, and Paralympian gold and silver medalist and World Champion swimmer and wheelchair basketball player.
People of Georgian: Family’s key to ‘the good life’ for events coordinator
Meet Beedahsiga Elliott, Events Coordinator with Georgian’s Indigenous Services and a three-time Georgian alumnus.
Golfing this weekend? Georgian alumnus launches golf safety device during pandemic
Meet James Skrypec, a Georgian alumnus, who helped launch Pin Caddy, a device aimed at helping make golfing safer.
Nurse focuses on empathetic healthcare during COVID-19
This article was originally published in the spring 2021 edition of GeorgianView, the college’s alumni magazine.
Retired nurse reflects on decades of service
Although the first eight years of her career were spent at urban hospitals in Edmonton and Barrie (with a year at a nursing home in Barrie) she spent the next 10 years as an outpost nurse working in Canada’s far north.
Daughter begins nursing career as mother fights for her life in ICU
“It makes me kind of emotional thinking about it because Mother’s Day was the last time I saw my mom before she went into the hospital. This has definitely made us closer."
People of Georgian: Watching police movies with dad inspires alumnus’ career path
Meet Const. Wazeer Rahiman, a Georgian alumnus and police officer with the South Simcoe Police Service.
People of Georgian: Instructor finds support – and second career – as mature student
Meet Marco D’Intino, Georgian alumnus and part-time Academic Technologist at the college’s Owen Sound Campus.
People of Georgian: Indigenous Studies co-ordinator connects with students through virtual reality
Meet Michele O’Brien, Georgian College alumna and Co-op Experience Consultant with the college’s Indigenous Studies programs.
People of Georgian: Alumna inspired to rewrite her life story at college
Meet Alasoba (Lala) Kelsy-Braide, alumna of Georgian’s Child and Youth Care program.