Community-Based Research Canada

Webinar: Bringing the University to Rural Ontario

Our friends at the Rural Policy Leaning Commons / Communaut√© D’Apprentissage des Politiques Rurales are hosting a webinar titled:¬†Bringing the University to Rural Ontario: Brokering Campus & Community Engagement in Haliburton on Wed Aug 29, 2018, 1pm CST.

The webinar will explore the 30-year history of a relationship between Trent University and the rural community of Haliburton, Ontario in community development and policy change. An overview of the role of U-Links Community-Based Research Centre, a community-based organization that brokers the relationship between the community and the university will be provided (Blake) along with the perspective of a faculty member (Hill) whose students have been engaged for many years in the community and masters student (Amon) who has participated in numerous community-based research projects and is now researching the impact of this work on the community.

To register click: https://bit.ly/2M66Rot