Community Research Unit

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The Community Research Unit (CRU), based in the Faculty of Arts, connects community groups and University of Regina faculty and students through

  • research,
  • service-learning,
  • and other collaborative activities.

These partnerships seek answers to community questions to foster positive action and change. The CRU fosters and facilitates community engaged scholarship.


Registration for the April Toolkit is now open!

Advocacy & NGOs: Highly credentialed facilitator Donna Ziegler has been a leader in advocacy for more than 20 years. For the last 10 years she worked as the Director overseeing advocacy for a local charity, she has been an elected member of a school division for 17 years and currently sits as Board Chair. In this workshop, participants will learn to develop a strategic framework for advocacy, invoke creativity and innovation into change and understand which tactics might work best, and mobilize grass roots communities and decision-makers.

The workshop takes place on Wednesday, April 12 from 8:30-12:00. You can register online, or find more information here.