Sharon Aschaiek is a higher education communicator who provides writing, editing and content strategy services to colleges, universities, private schools and education associations. She has consulted on, written, edited and proofread communications documents for schools in Toronto and beyond, including the University of Toronto, Ryerson University, York University, McMaster University, Humber College, George Brown College and Centennial College.

As an education journalist, Sharon writes about trends, issues, opportunities and events in the education space in Toronto and across Canada. Her work as an education reporter has appeared in publications such as The Toronto Star, The Toronto Sun,, London Free Press and Our Kids Go To School, and in alumni magazines for universities in and around Toronto. Her education stories have covered topics such as the evolution of classroom technologies, high-achieving alumni and how to choose a private school.

You can learn more about Sharon's writing experience and expertise and check out her portfolio. Sharon's friendly and collaborative work style, commitment to professionalism and clear, concise and engaging writing style are what attract schools, publications and other clients to use her communication services. Have a new communication project on the go? Feel free to contact Sharon for a conversation about your content needs.

Summer 2017

A Play's Hopeful Message

On a Saturday night last January, the audience at the Royal Alexandra Theatre in Toronto erupted in joy: my mom and I, along with everyone else, leapt from our seats, clapping and cheering “Woohoo!” as the cast from Come From Away took their bows.

It’s a reaction that actor Lee MacDougall (BSc 1979 Victoria) is used to – but never tires of.

You can read Sharon's full story on Come From Away actor Lee MacDougall here.