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Making Home and Making Welcome: An Oral History of the New Canadians Centre and Immigration to Peterborough, Ontario from 1979 to 1997
Community Report by Maddy Macnab, Completed for: New Canadians Centre; Supervising Professor: May Chazan and Joan Sangster; Trent Community Research Centre, CAST MA -, This short document offers key findings and conclusions from research I carried out from 2015 to 2017 as part of my Master’s degree at Trent University in Canadian and Indigenous Studies. The purpose of the research was to document an oral history of the New Canadians Centre and immigration to Peterborough, focusing on the period from 1979 to 1997. I have prepared this document as a summary of the full Master’s thesis for research participants. In sharing this document, I invite participants to share their feedback on the research. I will incorporate participants’ feedback as I prepare the final version of the thesis, to be submitted to Trent University in January 2018.
Mapping Our Work: Peterborough Labour Walking (and/or Cycling) Tour
By David Annan and Erica Rankin, Completed for: Peterborough and District Labour Council; Supervising Professor: Christopher Dummit; Trent Community Research Centre
Flow of learning
by Lisa Pirone. --, Contains various promotional materials., Date of project submission: April 21, 2003, Report for: Kawartha World Issues Centre ; Supervising professor Alan O'Connor, Trent University ; Trent Centre for Community-Based Education., CUST 387: Community-Based Research Project.
Accessible educational programming for the Canadian Canoe Museum's fur trade exhibit
Abstract -- Introduction -- A word about the museum -- On-going museum objectives -- Project specifications -- Canadian Canoe Museum: Fur trade exhibit plan -- Creating a multi-sensory exhibit -- Methods of communicating information -- Recommended learning objectives -- Exhibit recommendations: Content and presentation -- Summary of recommendations for increased accessibility -- References -- Personal communications -- Internet resources -- Appendices., developed by Lara Newman ; in cooperation with the Canadian Canoe Museum., Includes references and appendices., GEO 470: Research in Human Geography.
Breaking it down
Working with the help of tekdesk in Peterborough, Ontario, the purpose of this project was to explore the different threats and security concerns of small businesses and non-profits. The research was done via an analysis of literature on various security concerns pertaining directly to networks and databases., By Paul Volk. --, Completed for: Tekdesk. Course Supervisor: Sharon Beaucage-Johnson. Term: Fall-Winter 2011-2012., Includes bibliographic references., FRSC 4890Y.
Eyes wide open
This document contains the proceedings of a conference entitled "Eyes Wide Open: Breast Cancer and the Environment," that took place in Peterborough, Ontario in [sic] October of 2001. The keynote speaker, Dr. Samuel Epstein, emphasized how cancer organizations are becoming more corporate in their actions, focusing more on treatment options and the generation of money instead of public health prevention., Introduction -- Public forum and plenary session -- Workshop notes and handouts -- Conference evaluations -- Coalition building -- Speaker biographies -- Bibliography -- How to order copies of conference videos., By Mary Lou Lummiss., Includes bibliographic references (p. 54-58)., WMST 482: Community Research Placement.
The social and environmental impacts of a social enterprise
by Hollis Carlton and Laurin Fulton., Date of Project Submission: April 2013., Completed for: The Seasoned Spoon Cafe; Supervising Professor: Chris Beyers; Trent Centre for Community-Based Education., Includes bibliography and appendices., IDST 4220Y.
Pilot study of the supermarket tour manual
Introduction -- Deliverables. Supermarket tours. Recommendations for tours. Fact sheet. Fact check. Survey questionnaire. Trent Centre poster -- Results. Survey questionnaire feedback. Survey questionnaire analysis. Banana split results -- Project assessment -- Conclusion -- References -- Appendix. Appendix A: Guideline notes for tour (Introduction). Appendix B: Guideline notes for tour (Produce). Appendix C: Guideline notes for tour (Biotechnology). Appendix D: Guideline notes for tour (Corporate control/manipulation). Appendix E: Raw survey questionnaire forms., by Patrick Gilhooly, Kierian Keele and Ashley Minion., Date of Project Completion: December 2008., Completed for: Ontario Public Interest Research Group - Peterborough; Supervising Professor: Paula Anderson, Trent University; Trent Centre for Community-Based Education., ERST 334H, Environmental and Resource Studies.
Newcomers and housing accessibility in Peterborough
by John Horrox and Erika Tataw., Date of Project Completion: April 2012., Completed for: Peterborough Partnership Council on Immigrant Integration (PPCII); Supervising Professor: Chris Beyer, Trent University; Trent Centre for Community-Based Education., Includes bibliography and appendices., IDST 4200Y.
Community sustainability indicators among 10 cities
This report provides a detailed summary of the sustainability indicators established in Canadian and American cities. A summary of each of the ten cities that were studied for this report is included along with a brief description of their indicator program. The cities are organized by population size for this section of the report. This brief summary is meant to outline some of the differences between the types of cities researched for this report, the differences in the number of indicator cities employ, how they report the indicators and where they obtain their data. The ten cities that are included in this report are: Santa Monica, California; Richmond, British Columbia; Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; Hamilton, Ontario; Portland, Oregon; Boston, Massachusetts; Jacksonville, Florida; Tucson, Arizona; Calgary, Alberta; Edmonton, Alberta., Executive summary -- Introduction -- Research questions -- Methods -- Indicator programs -- Analysis of trends among environmental indicators -- Examination of air and water quality indicators -- Conclusion -- References., by Tammy Richard. --, Prepared for: Peterborough Sustainability Network; Trent University (ERSC 335); Trent Centre for Comunity Based Education; Supervising Professor: Peter Andree., [Date of project completion]: April 30, 2004., Includes bibliographic references (p. 35-41)., ERSC 335, Community-based research project.
Tinnitus and Menieres' disease
Gloria Carrion and Melissa Helferty., Completed for: Canadian Hearing Society ; Professor Michael Berrill, Trent University ; TCCBE., Date of project completion: April 2003., Includes bibliography., BIOL 389: Community-Based Research Project.
Public forum organizing
The Activist School of the CSFTN (Canadian Student Fair Trade Network) provided a great forum for fair trade practitioners, activists, and academics to meet and discuss fair trade ..., By: Patrick Clark. --, Completed for: Karen Sutherland at OPIRG; Supervisor: Gavin Friddell, [ Trent University], Trent-Centre for Community-Based Education., Date of project submission: April 2008., Additional title: Ethical purchasing policies: Activist school. A convergence of students working for change on campus, Trent University, Peterborough, ON, February 1st-3rd, 2008., POLI 493H, Politics, Community-based research project.

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