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C2UExpo 2015 – May 26th to May 29th 2015

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 »

A Snapshot on Healthy Resilient Communities Conference – A Student’s Perspective by Lu Lu

A Snapshot on Healthy Resilient Communities Conference – A Student’s Perspective – by Lu Lu I am a summer intern at Volunteer Canada; the greatest thing so far is to be able to usher and participate in the Healthy Resilient Communities Conference held between May 28 and May 30 in Algonquin College, Ottawa. It was… Read more »

High School students address the lack of fresh food in an isolated community

An article about students at Mecatina Community Learning Centre (CLC) on Quebec’s Lower North Shore developing a hydroponic garden to grow and sell fresh greens to the community. http://blogs.learnquebec.ca/wordpress-mu/thebloomerreport/2014/04/24/students-greau-ing-organic-crops-with-hydroponic-garden/ Ben Loomer Community Based Learning Coordinator Community Learning Centre Initiative- Quebec

What’s happening with CSL in Canada?

Ever wonder what’s happening with community service-learning in Canada? May 28-30, 2014 community service-learning practitioners and researchers will gather at the Healthy, Resilient Communities conference at Algonquin College in Ottawa, ON. There the Canadian Alliance for Community Service-Learning(CACSL) will host a workshop to explore the current state of CSL in Canada, envision its future, and… Read more »

CSL Student Authors Wanted-

Have you been involved in an engaged module, working with community partners as part of your undergraduate or post graduate degree studies? Would you like to write about it and get some of your work into print? Cupp, at the University of Brighton has been running engaged modules as part of degree studies for six… Read more »

Talloires Network Virtual Book Launch: Transforming Cities and Minds Through the Scholarship of Engagement: Economy, Equity and Environment

The Talloires Network Secretariat is pleased to announce the release of a new book, entitled Transforming Cities and Minds Through the Scholarship of Engagement: Economy, Equity and Environment, edited by its Director of Programs and Research, Dr. Lorlene Hoyt. To launch the book’s release, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s Community Innovators Lab (M.I.T. CoLab), the… Read more »

4th Asia-Pacific Regional Conference on Service-Learning- Call for Award Submissions.

Republished from conference website. Background of Award We believe that the urban social challenges are similar around the world, these pressing problems need to be solved immediately, and whenever the traditional model does not satisfy the needs of the society, innovations are demanded. “Service-Learning” has become a hot topic in recent years. However people tend… Read more »

Call for Student Videos- The World We Imagine -GUNi 2013

Reposted from CPBR Post your video- an exciting opportunity for higher education students around the  world to voice their visions on transformative knowledge in higher  education. The videos will be presented at the Global University Network  for Innovation (GUNi)  6th International Barcelona >>Conference on Higher  Education, which will take place in 13-15 May >>2013,  and… Read more »

Registration Open CUExpo 2013 and CACSL Pre-Conference Workshop

Canadian Alliance for Community Service Learning Pre CUExpo Workshop Evaluating Service Learning: Measuring Learning and Impact Where: CU-EXPO in Cornerbrook, NFLD When: Wednesday, June 12, 2012 9-3 Learning goal: Participants will share and be exposed to multiple methodologies and approaches used to measure the impact of service learning on community organizations, students and institutions.  Agenda… Read more »

IARSLCE Announces Service-Learning Journals

Purdue’s ePubs has two new Service-Learning reflection journals available for download, Service-Learning Reflection Journal, provides:  a guide for Service-Learning projects that may last from a few days to a few weeks. a quantitative assessment for the beginning and the end of the Service-Learning project, reflection assignments to help prepare for the Service-Learning project, as well as the… Read more »