Now, more than ever, is the time for institutions to work in close partnership with our communities.
Despite incredible challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic, community resilience, knowledge and innovation has mobilized with strength. From distance-delivered events, to innovative volunteer-driven education, to grassroots mobilization on issues like food security, climate change, isolation, health services and knowledge mobilization, existing programs have found ways to adapt to the new world of physical distancing, and new initiatives in partnership with community are having significant, emergent impact.
Explore this emerging work
People of SFU: Meet Trisha Dulku, volunteer wrangler extraordinaire and coordinator of civic and community engagement
June 08, 2021
As a coordinator of civic and community engagement with SFU’s Office of Community Engagement,...
June 02, 2021
A new student-led project aims to help reduce waste by motivating individuals to bring their own...
May 14, 2021
From helping Special Olympic athletes keep fit, to providing a safe and welcoming space for new...