Centre for Elder Research celebrates 15th anniversary

Congratulations to the Centre for Elder Research as they celebrate 15 years of research! Since opening its doors in 2003, the Centre has been conducting innovative Lab to Life® research that enhances the quality of life of older adults while serving as an education and research hub for Sheridan and the broader community. The Centre […]

Strong Presence at OCE Discovery 2018

Sheridan had an impressive footprint! But we also had quality as well as quantity: the project showcases were top notch, and our enthusiasm and strong partnerships were all plainly evident.   Official Discovery 18 video recap

Invitation to participate: Exploring the needs and interests of Canadian Entrepreneurs Age 50+

The Centre for Elder Research, Sheridan College, Oakville, Ontario is conducting a nation-wide study to help us to learn more about new and established Canadian entrepreneurs age 50+ as well as those individuals 50+ who are actively pursuing a defined business idea. The study is funded by the Canadian Education and Research Institute for Counselling […]

Ageism Widespread in Canada Limiting Independence and Choice for Older Adults

Ageism is the most tolerated form of social prejudice in Canada compared to racism and sexism, and many well-intentioned Canadians are, in fact, depriving their elders of the independence and choice that are crucial to aging well. These are among the findings of the Revera Report on Ageism: Independence and Choice As We Age, released […]

A Day in the Light: Media Fundamentals Students visit SIRT

Sheridan’s Screen Industries Research and Training (SIRT) Centre welcomes visits from Sheridan faculty and students! Read on for an account of a recent visit by a class of Sheridan Media Fundamentals students… ____________________________________________________________________ The Media ‘Fundies’ students’ fourth annual SIRT visit was the most stunning to date. SIRT has moved into a new expanded home: […]