Posts By: commun56

IJSLE Special Edition: Opportunities and Barriers to Integrating Service-Learning into Engineering Education

The editors of the International Journal for Service Learning in Engineering, Humanitarian Engineering and Social Entrepreneurship (IJSLE) are pleased to publish this, our first Special Edition of the Journal, entitled “Opportunities and Barriers to Integrating Service Learning into Engineering Education“.  To view the Special Edition, please log in to: The peer-reviewed publications in this… Read more »

Reminder: Healthy Resilient Communities Call for Papers Due February 15

Just a quick reminder that the call for papers etc ( . for the CACSL/Volunteer Canada Healthy Resilient Communities Conference to be held at Algonquin College, Ottawa, ON, May 28-30, 2014 are due February 15. Note: also looking for volunteers for the conference contact          

Jan 10 deadline community engagement call for papers CSSHE 2014

Reminder, the Community-engagement affinity group is coordinating two paper sessions at the 2014 CSSHE conference in St. Catherine’s, Ontario Please share widely! Deadline is January 10th. Contact Tania Kajner to submit proposal or request more information. Exploring Community in Community-engaged Scholarship. Organizer: Tania Kajner, University of Alberta [] The concept of community is not new,… Read more »

Talloires MacJannet Prize Nominations Due January 24, 2014

 Please remember that the deadline for  nominations for the MacJannet Prize for Global Citizenship is less than     four weeks away! Nominations are due on 24 January 2014. To nominate a program, save and complete the Nomination Form found on our website and submit via email to by 24 January 2014. Nominations must be accompanied… Read more »

Haliburton Highlands Land Trust: Executive Director and Administrative Assistant Job Postings

Haliburton Highlands Land Trust Posting for the Positions of Executive Director and Administrative Assistant   The Haliburton Highlands Land Trust is a leader in environmental protection, research, and education in Haliburton County (and a local partner in CFICE).   It is seeking two positions:  Administrative Assistant and Executive Director.  If you are interested in either position,… Read more »

Collective Impact Project: The Philanthropist

Since its introduction in an article in the Stanford Social Innovation Review in 2011, the Collective Impact framework has been receiving considerable attention in the US, Canada, and around the world. I am pleased to announce that we will be exploring the theory in an upcoming issue of The Philanthropist. I am pleased to invite… Read more »

The Centre for Research on Educational and Community Services (CRECS) Launches the Ten Minute Window

Reposted from CRECS Dear friends of CRECS, I am proud to announce the launch of a new open-source video research dissemination series called the Ten Minute Window (TMW). The TMW provides a platform through which researchers, within the space of no more than 10 minutes, may disseminate encapsulated summaries of their research findings or conceptual… Read more »

Food Secure Canada Webinar on Ethics and Community Campus Partnerships- Monday December 9

“Building links between community and university researchers in Participatory Action Research: Lessons for addressing ethical issues in research”  Presented by: Shelia Bird, Felicia Newell and Brenda Gagne  of the Activating Change Together Project.   Monday December 9th 2 to 3:30 EST For more information see Food Secure Canada.