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On board with community: Explore Regina’s diverse community-based research sites

Event #1229
On board with community: Explore Regina’s diverse community-based research sites
When: 

Sunday, May 27, 2018

13:30 - 16:30
Where: 
Series: 
Community Connections
Who can attend: 
General public
Language: 
English
This open event is hosted by: 
University of Regina

Hosted by the University of Regina’s Community Research Unit (CRU), this tour features community-based research projects from around the city. Via bus, participants will visit a number of sites where the CRU has partnered with community organizations to foster positive action and change. An on-board guide will discuss projects and effects on the community. Representatives from organizations such as Regina Fire and Protective Services, the Saskatchewan Trails Association, and Regina Education Against Child Hunger, will showcase the results and discuss the impact these projects have had.

Speakers: Patricia Elliot, Assistant Professor, School of Journalism, University of Regina; Rozzet Jurdi, Associate Professor, Sociology and Social Studies, University of Regina; Dana Folkerson, Executive Director, Regina Education Against Child Hunger