The Community-University Institute for Social Research facilitates partnerships between the university and the larger community in order to engage in relevant social research that supports a deeper understanding of our communities and reveals opportunities for improving our quality of life.

CUISR is committed to collaborative research and to accurate, objective reporting of research results in the public domain, taking into account the needs for confidentiality in gathering, disseminating, and storing information.

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New Publication! Impacting Community Strength and Sustainability: Community-Campus Engagement and Poverty Reduction at Station 20 West Community Enterprise Centre

As part of the SSHRC-funded Community First: Impacts of Community Engagement (CFICE) research project, this study reports findings on how community and campus stakeholders work together to positively impact their communities. Read about how and why the project happened, how the research was conducted, and what key learnings emerged about healthy, democratic community-campus relationships and what they mean for poverty reduction efforts at Station 20 West Community Enterprise Centre.

CUISR Brown Bag Lunch Presentation - Saskatchewan Summer Literacy: An Evaluation of the Summer Reading Program in Saskatchewan

Bring your lunch and join us:

Presentation: Saskatchewan Summer Literacy: An Evaluation of the Summer Reading Program in Saskatchewan

Guest Speaker: Dr. Suresh Kalagnanam, associate professor, Accounting, Edwards School of Business and CUISR Research Associate

Friday, October 9, 2015
12:00 – 1:00 p.m.
Boardroom
Station 20 West
1120 20 St. W, Saskatoon

CUISR Brown Bag Lunch Presentation - YXE Connects 2015: A Research Report

Bring your lunch and join us:

Presentation: YXE Connects 2015: A Research Report

Guest Speakers: Ryan Jimmy, MEd student and CUISR research intern, and Isobel Findlay, CUISR University Co-Director

Thursday, September 24, 2015
12:00 – 1:00 p.m.
Room 308
Community Service Village
506 25th Street East

Community Forum: 2015 Point-In-Time Count of Homeless Individuals and Families

PLEASE JOIN US FOR THE RESULTS of the June 22 point-in-time count—completed thanks to a huge community effort, the support of Friendship Inn, and the oversight of an Advisory Group.

SHARE YOUR THOUGHTS on the state of homelessness in Saskatoon.

August 19, 2015, 9:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m.
Multipurpose Room, Station 20 West
1120 20th Street West

Refreshments and snacks will be provided.

For more information about the study or the forum, please contact
Joanne Hritzuk, CUISR Administrative Coordinator
306-966- 2121; Email: joanne.hritzuk@usask.ca

2015 SASKATOON POINT-IN-TIME COUNT OF HOMELESS INDIVIDUALS AND FAMILIES

Funded by Saskatoon Housing Initiatives Partnership (SHIP) and the Community Advisory Board (CAB-SH) on Saskatoon Homelessness for the Government of Canada’s Homelessness Partnering Strategy (HPS)

MONDAY, JUNE 22, 2015

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