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The Nicholas Yunge-Bateman Sous-Fonds – A Description of the Collection in Accordance with the Rules for Archival Description
By Megan Schevers, Date of Project Submission: April 2015., Completed for: Trent Valley Archives; Supervising Professor: Sharon Beaucage-Johnson; Trent Community Research Centre, FRSC 4080Y - Community-Based Research Project
The Nicholas Yunge-Bateman Sous-Fonds – A Description of the Collection in Accordance with the Rules for Archival Description [poster]
By Megan Schevers, Date of Project Submission: April 2015., Completed for: Trent Valley Archives; Supervising Professor: Sharon Beaucage-Johnson; Trent Community Research Centre, FRSC 4080Y - Community-Based Research Project
How Did the Turtle Cross the Road: A Turtle Road Mortality and Mitigation Study
The purpose of the present research was to identify areas of high turtle road mortality, known as hotspots, in order to determine what steps can be taken to help reduce the number of endangered turtle species killed on Ontario roadways. The project was completed by collecting data on turtle locations and using ArcGIS mapping software, by Esri, to determine hotspot locations along a specific highway in Ontario. Once hotspots were determined, examination of literature was conducted to determine the best way to prevent road mortality. Finally, individuals from government and non-for-profit organizations focused on turtle road mortality were interviewed to help determine what is a realistic plan to combat turtle road mortality. In the area of focus, 4 hotspot locations were observed, and the most effective mitigation measures were determined to be a combination of a culvert and a drift fence. In terms of implementation, the jurisdiction over a roadway and whether mitigation measures will be put into place belongs to the proper road authority. However, when road construction impacts an endangered species, the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry can enforce, under the Ontario Endangered Species Act, the road authority to implement mitigation measures. Throughout this project, areas for future research such as improving communication between groups involved in turtle road mortality, were also identified and noted., By Alison Flint, Date of Project Submission: April 2015., Completed for: Kawartha Turtle Trauma Centre; Supervising Professor: Sharon Beaucage-Johnson; Trent Community Research Centre, FRSC 4080Y - Community-Based Research Project
How Did the Turtle Cross the Road: A Turtle Road Mortality and Mitigation Study [poster]
By Alison Flint, Date of Project Submission: April 2015., Completed for: Kawartha Turtle Trauma Centre; Supervising Professor: Sharon Beaucage-Johnson; Trent Community Research Centre, FRSC 4080Y - Community-Based Research Project
Environmental Scan of Workplace and Vocational English as a Second Language Programming
Peterborough Ontario is looking at ways to improve immigration integration within the community. This environmental scan explores current and innovative practices of workplace and vocational English as a Second Language (ESL) programming for small urban cities to determine if such a program could fill this need. The broader literature and prior studies maintain that there is a need to determine if language is the sole deterrent to hiring foreign-born employees in small urban centers or if there is a larger cross-cultural issue that must be addressed. The research presented here suggests that the most successful programs consider these cross-cultural matters and the importance of including stakeholders at multiple levels. Given the diversity of Peterborough’s immigrant population and the logistical vastness of the Peterborough area, it was determined that a program that was multileveled and delivered as a workplace ESL program to meet the varied needs of immigrants and their employers would be best suited to the area. Qualitative data collected through a literature review and key informant interviews with service providers generated deeper understanding and nuances of program challenges, and an online survey supported the collected data., By Amy Archer and Heli Vanaselja, Date of Project Submission: April 2015., Completed for: Peterborough Partnership Council of Immigration Integration; Supervising professor: Paul Shaffer; Trent Community Research Centre, IDST 4220Y
Environmental Scan of Workplace and Vocational English as a Second Language Programming [poster]
By Amy Archer and Heli Vanaselja, Date of Project Submission: April 2015., Completed for: Peterborough Partnership Council of Immigration Integration; Supervising professor: Paul Shaffer; Trent Community Research Centre, IDST 4220Y
The Social Impacts of the Katimavik Pilot Project 2014/15: Perspectives from the Host Organizations
By Roxanne Kaczynski and Kameel Sharma, Date of Project Submission: April 2015., Completed for: Katimavik; Supervising Professor: Don McCaskill; Trent Community Research Centre, INDG 3813Y
The Social Impacts of the Katimavik Pilot Project 2014/15: Perspectives from the Host Organizations [poster]
By Roxanne Kaczynski and Kameel Sharma, Date of Project Submission: April 2015., Completed for: Katimavik; Supervising Professor: Don McCaskill; Trent Community Research Centre, INDG 3813Y
Standing With and Walking Beside the Worker: Navigating the compensation claims system for victims of industrial pollutants
By Carly Roome, Date of Project Submission: April 2015., Completed for: Occupational and Environmental Health Coalition of Peterborough; Supervising Professor: Stephanie Rutherford; Trent Community Research Centre, ERSC 4830 - Community-Based Research Project
Standing With and Walking Beside the Worker: Navigating the compensation claims system for victims of industrial pollutants [poster]
By Carly Roome, Date of Project Submission: April 2015., Completed for: Occupational and Environmental Health Coalition of Peterborough; Supervising Professor: Stephanie Rutherford; Trent Community Research Centre, ERSC 4830 - Community-Based Research Project
Lake Ontario Shoreline Recession
By Jayson Ruth and Brittney Bishop, Date of Project Submission: April 2016., Completed for: Ganaraska Region Conservation Authority; Supervising Professor: Peter Lafleur; Trent Community Research Centre Project Coordinator: John Marris, GEOG 4030Y - Community-based Research in Geography
Lake Ontario Shoreline Recession [poster]
By Jayson Ruth and Brittney Bishop, Date of Project Submission: April 2016., Completed for: Ganaraska Region Conservation Authority; Supervising Professor: Peter Lafleur; Trent Community Research Centre Project Coordinator: John Marris, GEOG 4030Y - Community-based Research in Geography

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