Community Engaged Learning (CEL)

We focus on volunteer and co-curricular learning with an emphasis on responding to community priorities.

Community Engaged Learning | Health Sciences Centre G802 | 3330 Hospital Dr NW | Calgary, Alberta | T2N 4N1 General Inquiries

CEL Student Volunteer Opportunities

You can check and apply for the programs in https://leadership.ucalgary.ca/home.htm.  Log-in with your University of Calgary credentials.

Immigrant and Refugee Youth Learning Activities: Stage 1

Dates: March - June

Commitment: 24 hours (incl. orientation and readings)

# of Participants Required: 5+

Type of Activity: Co-Curricular

Description

Immigrant and Refugee Youth Learning Activities: Stage 2

Dates: June - August

Commitment: 24 hours (incl. orientation and readings)

# of Participants Required: 5+

Type of Activity: Co-Curricular

Description

Indigenous Youth Science Outreach Programming Volunteers

Dates: July 20 - August 31, 2018

Commitment: 20+ hours

# of Participants Required: up to 20

Type of Activity: Co-Curricular

Description

The Engagement Hub is proud to feature Propellus, the Volunteer Centre of Calgary, to foster learning in community settings.

Check opportunities designed by community groups

We’d be delighted to hear about your volunteer experiences and interests, and to work with you to develop a co-curricular program.

To apply and/or learn more about the CEL opportunities, please contact Didem Erman: csmengage@ucalgary.ca. You can also visit us at CEL HUB across from the Feasby student lounge.


CEL with the Cumming School

  • Community knowledge and expertise will serve as the starting point for all work undertaken by our learners.
  • All learner contributions will be in response to community-identified priorities.
  • Partnerships with community will build capacity and trust among all parties.

Examples of CEL

  • Co-organizing or notetaking for community consultation events on palliative care.
  • Co-developing workshops on disability and sexuality.
  • Co-writing community health grants.

CEL opportunities

Interested in exploring a CEL opportunity? 

Community partners: If you’re a community partner, complete a contact form. For more information, review the partnership handbook. 

Learners: If you’re a student, trainee or researcher, complete a learner contact form. For more information, review the participant handbook. 

Questions? Contact csmengage@ucalgary.ca.