Campus-Community Collaboration: Connecting at a Grassroots Level

Canadian universities are beginning to notice the value of developing relationships with local communities. At its core, the goal of community engagement is neatly summarized in simple terms: to nurture and create a “smarter and more caring” Canada. In an attempt to connect its students to local organizations and communities in Hamilton, Ontario, my alma mater McMaster University has been connecting students with local organizations and charities through Mac Serve Day of Service.

Full article at Urban Times.