Partnership Practices Event

Partnerships Practices: Working with Community, Industry and University  was a successful event that featured an exhibit of 52 quality posters originating from partnerships from every college at the university. Partnerships that were featured included university, OMAFRA, community and student partnerships. The event received a warm welcome from the Guelph community in Quebec Street Mall and was attended by community, academic and industry VIPs.

  Videos of the Event

A short video of the Welcome and event exhibitors in the Quebec Street Mall. Complete Welcome Remarks from President Alastair Summerlee and Cathy Taylor, Executive Director of the Volunteer Centre of Guelph/Wellington.

 

 Pictures from the Event

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Other Media

  • Additional Photos from the event are available here.
  • The Programme for the day can be found here.
  • Listen to the Public Service Announcement produced by www.cfru.ca for the event.

  

List of Posters

 Below is a listing of all the posters. Please use your browser search function to search by title, author or keyword.  *Please note that the poster files are quite large and may take a minute to load.

  

Authors: P. Altass, A. Bergen, Community Researchers The Community Researcher Project: Exploring Economic Hardship in Guelph and Wellington County Keywords: community, embedded researchers, community engaged scholarship, poverty
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Authors: L. Ashbourne, M. Baobaid, & K. Azizova Integrating Research and Practice with Immigrant Families Keywords: community collaboration, access, research methods, immigrant services
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Authors: A. Bergen, L. Hawkins, K. Daly Fathers Involvement Research Alliance (FIRA): Reporting in a CURA Partnership Keywords: community university partnerships, measuring diverse impacts, CURA, reporting
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Authors: K. Preibisch Addressing the Challenges Facing a Mobile, Vulnerable Population: Insights on Community-University Partnerships for Research on Temporary Migrant Workers Keywords: community university partnerships, strengths of partners, migrant workers
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Authors: J. Bowes, H. Dunn, H. Keller, K. Stark, M. Sharratt, J. d'Avernas, A. Duncan Agri-food for Healthy Aging Keywords: community collaboration, health, aging, networks, nutrition
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Authors: K. Brophy, S. Evers, & L. Schwartzentruber Community and University Together: Research Partners for 20 years Keywords: community and university, long-term partnerships, community vulnerabilities, evolution of partnerships
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Authors: S. Brown Learning Together While Building: Doing Digital Humanities in a Dynamic World Keywords: cross-disciplinary collaborations, lessons learned, user interface, digital humanities
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Authors: J. Burpee You and Your Library and Open Access Keywords: tools for partnerships, library, document sharing, open access
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Authors: L. Burton, Y. Su Partnerships in Advocacy: Student Help and Advocacy Centre, Legal Clinic of Guelph Wellington Keywords: student community collaboration, legal issues, effective models
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Authors: W. Caldwell, K. Landman, P. Kraehling, J. Medeiros Review, Enhance and Expand the Application of the 'Ontario Rural Landowners Stewardship Guide' Keywords: tailoring information to audience, reducing barriers to partnership, riparian health
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Authors: D. Campbell, I. Barker Canadian Cooperative Wildlife Health Centre: Lessons Learned Keywords: university and foundation partnerships, wildlife disease, economic and ecological cost reduction
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Authors:S. De Brabandere, E. Skimson C4: Technology Transfer Partnerships for Innovation Keywords: collaboration, resource pooling, partnerships for commercialization, universities
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Authors: S. De Brabandere, T. Whale, E. Skimson, S. Reibling Partnering to Maximize Success Keywords: models, resources, partnerships for commercialization
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Authors: J. de Guzman, S. Hanstra, M. Johnny, S. Reibling ResearchImpact: Partnerships for Knowledge Mobilization Keywords: knowledge mobilization, cross-Canada networks, partnering with community
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Authors: S. Mayne Devine Eyes Wide Open: Evolving Practicum Collaborations Keywords: student practicum, challenges, evaluating partnership successes
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Authors: S. Mayne Devine Working with Tensions: Weaving Practicum Learning Environments Keywords: student practicum, working in schools, working with professionals
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Authors: M. Duric, R. K. Singh, M. Bakovic Partnerships to Explore Treating Metabolic Syndrome Keywords: nutrition interactions, large study collaborations, research groups
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Authors: S. Elliot, M. Joppe Evolving E-Tourism in Teaching and Research Keywords: industry collaboration, e-tourism, student training
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Authors: R. Farabakhsh You in Guelph Keywords: students, partnership models, evaluation, outcomes, impacts
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Authors: L. Foti Spreading Sustainability Throughout the Guelph Community! Keywords: mentoring, education, working with schools, international partnership, global climate change
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Authors: E. Grodzinski, J. Londerville Service Learning in Housing Keywords: service learning, neighbourhoods, community, housing
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Authors:J. Gumbley, K. Whyte, L. Baker, A. Weber, J. Song, N. Holland, J. Beyers, L. Rysdale, H. Keller, J. Randall Simpson Development of a Toddler NutriSTEP®: Importance of Community Connections Keywords: nutrition, large study collaborations, building on existing partnerships, empowering choices
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Authors: L. Hawkins, B. Leach Engaging for Change: Practicing Collaboration Keywords: community groups, united way, cross-disciplinary collaboration
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Authors: A. Heble, K. Thorne Improviser in Residence: A Partnership for Community Interaction, Research Communication, and Musical Efficacy Keywords: improvisation, music, arts, community, non-traditional outcomes
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Authors: A. Heble, K. Thorne ICASP Partnerships: Building a Collaborative Project Keywords: multiple forms of partnership, unique cases, arts, music
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Authors: M. Hurtig, K. Gordon Tailored Solutions in Orthopaedic Product Development Keywords: service delivery, laboratory, testing, user needs, community partners
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Authors: C. Johnson, H. Morgan, S. Noorzad, T. Popovic, S. Pugh, D. Ramirez, E. Tizala-Jatoe Maternal Health and Diversity Project Keywords: community, women, maternal health, community partnerships
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Authors: L. Juffermans, B. Wilton, E. Allen, M. MacKay, E. Gwyn, B. Van Heyst Connecting Research With the Farmhouse Keywords: education, water conservation, networks, communication pathways
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Authors: K. Koorn, E. Harrison, M. Gravelle, J. Tindale, J. Norris, E. Theriault, L. Pigeau, J. MacQuarrie An Example of Community Partnership between the Métis Nation of Ontario and a University Research Team Keywords: research methods, building community, networks, new approaches to recruitment, Métis, gambling
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Authors: M. Lang Assessing the Learning of Students Involved in Community-University Partnerships Keywords: students, community learning, business
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Authors:M. Lang Real World Product Development Learning Keywords: students, community learning, business
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Authors: J. Laporte Beaver Creek Municipal Drain Grass Pickerel Project: Demonstration of Stakeholder Partnership Keywords: habitat erosion, stewardship, water, multi-stakeholder, combining resources, impact
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Authors:J. Millar, C. Johnson Tinroof: Building Partnerships Keywords: students, international, impact, community engagement, university, NGO
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Authors: H. C. Peach Brown, B. Bradshaw Experiential Learning & the Making of Environmental Leaders Keywords: students, experiential learning, lessons, needs-based education
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Authors: T. Pearce, B. Smit, L. Fleming Community Collaboration and Climate Change Research Keywords: arctic, partnerships, collaboration
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Authors: C. Pletsch Partnership in Practice: Rural Women Making Change (RWMC) Keywords: industry union partners, new tools for engagement, CURA, rural women
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Authors: M. Preyde, L. Mullins, S. Strohm Partnerships with Community Hospitals: Integrated Knowledge Translation in Psychosocial Oncology Keywords: knowledge translation, health, community, patients as partners, psychosocial
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Authors: J. Sargeant, A. Whiteman, M. Pham Centre for Public Health and Zoonoses Keywords: combined efforts, federal funding, zoonoses, emergency response, cooperation
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Authors: J. Schmidt, M. Thring, J. Tran Working with the Community: OAC's Liaison Strategy Keywords: community, supporting growth, education, university, benefits of partnerships, diverse goals
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Authors: K. Sheppard; T. Widowski Partnering to Promote Animal Welfare Keywords: education, animals, partnering with professionals
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Authors: F. Song Collaborations Between University of Guelph and Netsweeper Inc. Keywords: industry collaboration, R&D, testing, natural language processing, user testing
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Authors: J. Thompson Student Volunteer Connections: Partnerships Fostering the Capacity of University of Guelph Students through Volunteerism Keywords: students, clubs, campus, strategies for volunteer engagement, impact
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Authors: K. Tubby, N. Asotra, K. Lillakas, C. Toscano, A. Peregrine Global Vets: Student Vets Sharing a Global Vision Keywords: impact, international, students, animals
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Authors: J. Varghese Strategies for Making Course-based Community Partnerships Work Keywords: experiential learning, lessons, models, evaluation, students
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Authors: M. Veltman ONWiE, CWSE-ON, & Girl Guides of Canada Partnership Keywords: girls, engineering, NGO partners, cross-province approach, leveraging shared resources, models, partnerships with associations
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Authors: B. Watson Meal Exchange Guelph - 2010/2011 Keywords: food, students, club, university community partnership, food security
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Authors: J. Walker Advancing Data Analytics Through Research Collaboration Keywords: collaborations with government, privacy, data sharing, barriers, solutions, multi-stakeholder
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Authors: J. Withers Garden2Table: Student-run Local Food Initiative Keywords: food, food security, producers, students, mentors, education
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Authors: A.Wright, H.Tulk, A. Duncan Human Nutraceutical Research Unit: Advancing Foods & Natural Health Products Keywords: nutraceuticals, food, research, partners, sharing resources, training, mentors
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Authors: A. Zachertowska, A. Budd Partnerships for Animal Health Keywords: combined efforts, federal funding, zoonoses, emergency response, cooperation, systems approach
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Authors: K. Hamilton Knowledge Transfer and Translation: Turf grass Outreach Project Keywords: sport, sustainable sports, municipalities, working with professionals, partnerships with associations
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Authors: C. Pletsch The Promise of Partnerships Keywords: models, partnerships, potential, changing practices, evidence based evaluation
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Event Sponsors:

agri-food logoagri-food logo This event is hosted by the Institute for Community Engaged Scholarship (ICES), Business Development Office (BDO), Co-operators Centre for Business and Social Entrepreneurship (CBASE) and the Office of the President at the University of Guelph.Support provided by Agri-food and Rural Link, a program of the OMAFRA- U of G Partnership.

 

 

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