Posts By: commun56

Knowledge Mobilization Summer School

Carleton University has partnered with the Institute for Knowledge Mobilization to organize the 2nd Knowledge Mobilization Summer School. This is an opportunity to take a deeper dive into some of the core issues in Knowledge Mobilization practice. Gathering at the 1125@Carleton on August 15-17, 2016, we will have 20+ practitioners focused on the agenda provided below…. Read more »

The Surprising Lives of Small Town Doctors: practicing medicine in rural Canada

The Surprising Lives of Small Town Doctors: practicing medicine in rural Canada Thursday, August 4, 10:00 am CST Brought to you by the RPLC Partner Institution: Rural Development Institute Brandon University PRESENTER Paul Dhillon is a rural and remote physician in Saskatchewan and the NWT. He is the editor of the recently launched book ‘The Surprising Lives… Read more »

Volunteer Opportunity- Director, Canadian Alliance for Community Servie-Learning

CACSL needs a volunteer to take on the role of leading our alliance. CACSL seeks an individual passionate about  community service-learning’s role in supporting healthy, resilient, inclusive community through community campus collaborations that support the community organizations in their work and provide opportunities for deep learning for students. CACSL Mission CACSL provides leadership to strengthen… Read more »

Submission Deadline for Impact for Sustainability January 31.- Don’t miss out!

How does your community campus engagement contribute to social, environmental, economic sustainability in your community?  Submit your proposal now to share and learn about the ways community and campus working together make a difference.  Impact for Sustainability Impact for Sustainability is a joint effort of Volunteer Alberta and Canada, the Canadian Alliance for Community Service-Learning… Read more »

Alberta Centre for Sustainable Rural Communities Hosts Rural Alberta Innovation and Learning Commons

The ACSRC is proud to announce that registration is open for the Rural Alberta Innovation and Learning Commons 2015! The ACSRC and the Battle River Alliance for Economic Development (BRAED) (Killam, AB), are hosting a three-day educational commons focused on rural economic and community development. The RAIL Commons will provide baseline and in-depth information that… Read more »

Employment Opportunity: uOttawa Centre for Global and Community Engagement

The uOttawa Centre for Global and Community Engagement is looking for a bilingual Manager  Community Engagement (Position J0715-1136 – competition closes on August 16, 2015).  The Centre has been set up on campus to promote community engagement and social responsibility.  This position manages the Community Service Learning Program currently implemented in 7 faculties and involving… Read more »

Experiential Learning Co-ordinator -Trent University

Published on request:  Job Posting: Experiential Education Coordinator (Student Transitions and Careers) Trent University Peterborough, ON Canada Deadline for applications: Wednesday, July 22, 2015; 4:00 p.m. EST    

Volunteer Centres and CACSL Members Explore Collective Impact.

Have you wondered what role collective impact could play in  social or economic issues in your  community? Wondered how it  would it fit with your community service-learning efforts? May 26 CACSL and Volunteer Canada hosted a C2U Expo pre-conference workshop “Collective Impact: From Idea to Action” where Liz Weaver, Tamarack Foundation, led us through understanding CI… Read more »