Archives: community brokering
Wednesday, May 2, 2018
Changing the Ways Post-Secondary Institutions Serve their Communities
In CFICE’s “Conversations With” series, we interview community-campus engagement (CCE) practitioners to get their insights on CCE. Interview conducted by Erin Martel, CFICE Communications Research Assistant. This month, we hear from John Marris, Executive Director of the Trent Community Research Centre (TCRC). John brings a wealth of...
Tuesday, March 1, 2016
Making Connections at Carleton’s 4th Community Engagement Event
by Carly Foubert, CFICE Volunteer On Wednesday February 24, Carleton held its 4th Annual Community Engagement Event at the MacOdrum Library. The event ran from nine to noon and was packed with presentations and speakers from a variety of disciplines and groups such as Hub Ottawa, Hidden Harvest, and the Faculty of Engineering. Students,...
Thursday, February 4, 2016
Humans of CFICE: Jason Garlough
by Amy Richardson, CFICE Communications RA https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9qPjfHoM2Ao Community brokering is one of the models Community First: Impacts of Community Engagement (CFICE) uses to get the community more engaged with local institutions and resources. Jason Garlough, executive director of Ottawa Eco-Talent Network (OETN), helps to...