For Faith-Based Scholars
-STRENGTHENED TIES ACROSS CAMPUSES AND GREATER AWARENESS ABOUT HOW TO CONDUCT COLLABORATIVE RESEARCH WITH CONSTITUENT PARTNERS.
For Church and Ministry Leaders
-BETTER EQUIPPED TO USE COMMUNITY-BASED RESEARCH TO STRENGTHEN MINISTRY SERVICE AND OUTREACH.
-NEW IDEAS FOR NATIONAL OR LOCAL RESEARCH PARTNERSHIPS DESIGNED TO ENHANCE EVIDENCE-BASED MINISTRY.
To read more about the event and why you should attend, please see the Stronger Philanthropy portfolio page.
On November 24-25, 2017 there was a two-day capacity-building event. Its purpose was to equip faith-based campuses and their constituent partners to collaborate on community-based research. It will included:
Keynote presentations from leading experts
Panel discussions by denominational, interdenominational and campus leaders
Skill-building workshops to give practical tips
Learning exchanges to share promising practices
Networking platforms to develop future research collaborations
The event was funded by Stronger Philanthropy. Crandall University was the lead partner together with Christian Higher Education Canada (CHEC), and with the expertise of the Centre for Community Based Research (CCBR).
Members of the planning committee included: Sam Reimer, Crandall University; Justin Cooper, Christian Higher Education Canada; Paul Heidebrecht, Conrad Grebel University College; Joel Thiessen, Ambrose University; Ron Kuipers, Institute for Christian Studies; Michael Wilkinson, Trinity Western University; James Watson, The Salvation Army; Mark Chapman, Tyndale University College & Seminary; James Cresswell, Ambrose University; Rich Janzen and Joanna Ochocka, Centre for Community Based Research
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