Archives: University of Guelph
Thursday, November 29, 2018
Call for proposals – Perspectives on Experiential Learning Conference — Due January 14, 2019
Curricular and co-curricular experiential learning (EL) opportunities are grounded in an intentional learning cycle with clearly defined learning outcomes. These opportunities actively engage students in creating knowledge and critically reflecting on their experiences, fostering a deeper understanding of how they can utilize what they have...
Friday, January 15, 2016
Sowing ‘The Seed’ of Change
by Lily Haines, CFICE KMb RA Food Security means all people, at all times, have access to safe, sufficient and nutritious food. But for eight per cent of Canadians, food security does not exist. That’s 1.1 million households, according to Statistics Canada’s most recent 2011-2012 report. So how can communities do better? The statistics...
Friday, August 2, 2013
New Publication: Knowledge Synthesis, Transfer and Exchange in Agri-Food Public Health: A Handbook for Science-to-Policy Professionals
Published by University of Guelph, "Knowledge Synthesis, Transfer, and Exchange in Agri-Food Public Health's, "main purpose is to assist a broad spectrum of science-to-policy professionals on how to ensure that relevant and credible research is generated and utilized to inform policy and decision-making in times of increasingly scarce resources...