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  • CACSL Conference: Workshops by Volunteer Canada March 9, 2016 4:28 pm - 2016 Impact for Sustainability Creating a Culture of Collaboration: 3 Sessions May 25-27, 2016 ROOM TBD | Mount Royal University These 3 sessions will bring academic faculty, Volunteer Centres and community partners together to discuss and develop more collaborative working relationships. The Creating a Culture of Collaboration series was designed in response to feedback received... Read more »
  • CACSL Conference 2016: Workshops with Patti Clayton February 16, 2016 12:42 pm - TransCanada International Forum on Scholarship of Teaching and Learning Session I (Wed, 9:00 – 12:00): Integrating Critical Reflection and Assessment to Generate, Deepen, and Document Learning In this first of three opportunities to collaboratively explore Community Service-Learning and Community Engagement (CSL/CE) as the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL) with practitioner-scholar Patti Clayton, we will... Read more »
  • Call for Book Chapters December 3, 2015 11:25 am - Community Service Learning and Community Engagement: Impact for Sustainability Deadline extended to January 31, 2015 The Editors, Dr. Cynthia J. Gallop and Victoria Calvert invite submissions across all CSL and CE practices, including our CACSL Conference theme: “Impact for Sustainability.” We seek a broad range of papers pertaining to campus-community partnerships and CSL/CE research and... Read more »
  • uOttawa CSL Video August 31, 2015 9:52 am - The University of Ottawa’s Centre for Global and Community Engagement has created a video to promote its Community Service Learning (CSL) program. This academic program and form of experiential learning where students contribute to their community by participating in professor-approved community service placements related to course learning objectives and then produce corresponding reflective assignments is... Read more »
  • Community Service Learning and Community Engagement: Impact for Sustainability August 26, 2015 1:27 pm - As part of the CACSL 2016 conference we propose to publish Community Service Learning and Community Engagement: Impact for Sustainability, a twelve chapter book. Our goal for the publication is to encourage research and pedagogical scholarship in CSL/CE, and to ultimately increase the number of students, faculty, and community partners who have a chance to... Read more »
  • Call for Proposals: Extended Until January 31, 2016 August 25, 2015 4:00 pm - May 25 to 27, 2016 Mount Royal University, Calgary, Alberta Mount Royal University (MRU) is pleased to host the 2016 national conference for Community Service Learning (CSL) and Community Engagement (CE). The conference is being structured to facilitate discussions, discovery, and networking between and within the constituent groups involved with administering, teaching, or conducting research... Read more »
  • Volunteer Centres and CACSL Members Explore Collective Impact. June 6, 2015 3:49 pm - 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 »
  • University of Alberta’s CSL newsletter is now available. March 26, 2015 9:32 am - Please visit: http://us1.campaign-archive1.com/?u=750b05abccf3e8c74714d636b&id=cccf33da08&e=212850891e to access the newsletter.
  • Join us at 2015 Health Promoting Universities conference March 26, 2015 9:22 am - Researchers, practitioners, administrators, students and policy-makers from all fields are invited to this conference on developing healthy, sustainable campuses. The conference will take place at UBC Okanagan in Kelowna, BC, from June 22-26, 2015. To learn more: www.internationalhealthycampuses2015.com The 2015 International Conference on Health Promoting Universities & Colleges will mobilize the power and highlight the... Read more »
  • C2UExpo 2015 – May 26th to May 29th 2015 March 19, 2015 7:26 pm - C2UExpo 2015 – May 26th to May 29th 2015 Citizen-Driven Policy: Strengthening Community Engagement for a Better World. First and foremost, the C2U Expo 2015 conference provides the opportunity for participants to be inspired and energized by the successes of community-campus partnerships, community based research, and community service-learning. Furthermore, the conference provides a means for... Read more »