ACSRC Monthly News
April 2016
Upcoming Events
CONTINUING CARE WORKSHOP
The Institute for Continuing Care Education and Research (ICCER) and the Alberta Centre for Sustainable Rural Communities (ACSRC) are working together to examine continuing care issues in the Lac La Biche area (including Smoky Lake, Vilna, Athabasca, Boyle, and neighbouring communities) and discuss how education and research can help address them.
Wednesday, April 27th 2016
Lac La Biche Provincial Building


 
BOOK LAUNCH

Please join us on  May 3rd at 4:00pm  to launch Taking the Next Steps: Sustainability Planning and Collaboration, in the Faith and Life Lounge at Augustana Campus in Camrose.

About the book
About the event
 
RURAL PLANNING COURSE
PRIDE OF PLACE
I n Augustana's Extended Education Sustainability 101 short courses, 
has a new course
 'Rural Planning"
Follow the link to register before
sessions fill up!
Augustana's new Wahkohtowin Lodge creates a place for Indigenous students to honour and build relationships. 
SUCCESS FOR WOMEN IN 
AGRI-FOOD
CALLS FOR PAPERS/PRESENTATIONS
The AFC is undertaking a project that will work to create an environment where women can more equitably contribute to the farm success and engage with the policy process on policies that affect their daily lives. 
There are a number of call for papers related to rural research.  Please visit the link below for more information. 
RAIL COMMONS 2015 

Session abstracts from the 2015 Rural Alberta Innovation and Learning Commons are now available online.  


Calendar of Events
For upcoming events, conferences and workshops visit the events calendar on the ACSRC website.  This calendar holds events offered by the ACSRC and other organizations with a common goal of sustainable rural communities.
  
Alberta Centre for Sustainable Rural Communities