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Posted Wednesday, 17 July, 2024

This fall, the Gordon S. Lang School of Business and Economics (LANG) is offering three exciting electives available to students studying in the Open Learning program through OpenEd. The three courses— Sport Management Today , Current Topics in Management , and Applied Business Project l —are open to all program levels, so students in any year of their program can register . Additionally, the courses are open to students from across Canada who are looking...
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Posted Friday, 12 July, 2024

Stacey_Mack Imagine if a dedication to the underdogs became a life mission. Meet Stacey Iverson, one of OpenEd’s  Equine Studies Online  students. Stacey is currently completing the  Certificate in Equine Welfare –a program that challenges students' perspectives with six unique courses.
In her words, Stacey challenges the perspective “if something breaks, throw it away and get one that works.” An incident involving an older horse named Henry, who...

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Posted Friday, 21 June, 2024

We are living in the Anthropocene, a time when human activities are the primary drivers of the climate crisis. Everything humans do on the planet leaves a footprint; so why not take a step in the right direction? 
In the Diets and their Environmental Impacts course, you can discover crucial insight into food consumerism, and the powerful actions you can take to measure and acknowledge your own impact.   
This important course jumps right into what...

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Posted Tuesday, 18 June, 2024

Effective September 1, 2024, the Certificate in Information Management, Privacy and Access (IMPA) will be phased out to make way for the new Certificate in Privacy and Information Management (PIM) . The Certificate in Information Management, Privacy and Access will be officially discontinued December 31, 2029.
The revised certificate is comprised of the same number of courses but includes newly developed courses and a choice of more electives, allowing students to customize...

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Posted Thursday, 18 April, 2024

Emily_KelloggWe all love a good mystery—from compelling characters to exciting cliff hangers, the thrill of a suspenseful tale is unmistakable. But have you ever wondered what drives a riveting page-turner and keeps audiences coming back for more? Now’s your chance to find out with the upcoming Writing Mystery course.
Taught by award-winning writer Emily Kellogg, learners can explore the skills and techniques needed to craft engaging mystery and thrillers including how to...

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