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NCCPE Engage Conference 2017: Exploring Collaboration

NCCPE Engage Conference 2017: Exploring Collaboration
The NCCPE annual conference, held in Bristol each year, provides an opportunity for all those interested in higher education institutiona (HEI) public engagement to come together, to be inspired, challenged and refreshed. Engage 2017 will take place on Wednesday 6th and Thursday 7th December 2017 in Bristol. More information at the conference website. Call for contributions open until... more...
2017-12-06

Engaging Communities Through Research

On November 24-25, 2017 Engaging Communitites Through Research—a two-day capacity-building event— will take place at Conrad Grebel University College in Waterloo, Ontario. The purpose of this event is to equip faith-based campuses and their constituent partners to collaborate on community-based research. It will include: ​Keynote presentations from leading experts Panel discuss... more...
2017-11-24

Is there a Canadian Approach to Knowledge Democracy?

Is there a Canadian Approach to Knowledge Democracy?
Photo above: Elder Margaret George of the Squamish First Nation (left) and President Andrew Petter of Simon Fraser University (right) at the C2UExpo 2017 Opening on May 2, 2017. Reflections on C2UExpo 2017 by Dr. Budd Hall (UNESCO Co-Chair in Community Based Research and Social Responsibility in Higher Education) The C2UExpo (Community Campus University Exposition) is ending today, May 5th,... more...
2017-05-09

Announcement for positions on SSHRC’s governing Council

The announcement for positions on SSHRC’s governing Council has been posted recently. See the positions here.

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2017-05-09

CARFMS17 Conference Forgotten Corridors: Global Displacement & the Politics of Engagement

CARFMS17 Conference Forgotten Corridors: Global Displacement & the Politics of Engagement
15 - 18 May 2017 | Victoria, BC | MacLaurin Building, University of Victoria Early Registration deadline April 15 - Register Now 10th Annual Conference of the Canadian Association for Refugee and Forced Migration Studies Never before in modern history have so many people been forced to leave their homes and journey abroad for temporary or permanent settlement. According to the UNHCR M... more...
2017-04-06

A Conversation with Dr. Budd Hall, UNESCO Co-Chair in Community Based Research and Social Responsibility in Higher Education

A Conversation with Dr. Budd Hall, UNESCO Co-Chair in Community Based Research and Social Responsibility in Higher Education.  Wednesday April 12th, 10 – 11:30am Vancouver Island University, Building 305 – Room 440 Join us for coffee and a conversation with Dr. Budd Hall about community-based research, social responsibility and the role of higher education in serving local commu... more...
2017-03-22

Request for proposals to host C2UExpo 2019

Request for proposals to host C2UExpo 2019
Community-Based Research Canada (CBRC) in partnership with Community-Campus Partnerships for Health, Canadian Alliance for Community Service Learning and the Centre for Community Based Research, is seeking an organization or alliance that has community-campus partnership experience and a passion for social innovation to host an exiciting, international conference called C2UExpo. Community organiza... more...
2017-01-20

2017 Action Planning for Canada's National Community-Campus Engagement Movement

2017 Action Planning for Canada\'s National Community-Campus Engagement Movement
Meave Lydon, Program Consultant for CBRC, is also the co-lead for CFICE Aligning Institutions for Community Impact Community. Meave has recently written the following blog post titled "2017 Action Planning for Canada’s National Community-Campus Engagement Movement." The year 2017 promises to be an exciting year for connecting efforts and consolidating a long-term vision and action... more...
2016-12-14
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