Student Project Update

Student Project Update

Hi, my name is Noah Haaland, I’m going into the seventh grade at Shanty Bay Public School and for the last two years I have had an opportunity to take part in a program called Change Agents. When participating in Change Agents you pick an issue you are passionate...
Remember them? See what they are doing now.

Remember them? See what they are doing now.

The students from @HTYouthConnect, though quiet on social media, have not disbanded or given up in their quest to educate others about youth homelessness and preventing social isolation. The students have come together a few times this year, bringing new recruits with...
Changemaking goes to San Diego!

Changemaking goes to San Diego!

“I didn’t realize I was a changemaker and my knowledge, my past, my story is my journey, and it is my quest to be a changemaker in order to have meaning in my life. Being a changemaker is my passion I pursue.” words spoken by Rebecca Trumble, the winner of Straight...
Changemaking Grows on Campus

Changemaking Grows on Campus

It doesn’t take an army to feed one, just ask Avery Konda, Program Assistant at the Centre for Changemaking & Social Innovation, Georgian College.  A recent graduate of the Environmental Technology Advanced Diploma Program, as a student Avery noticed that not all...
Be a shift disturber and help change the now

Be a shift disturber and help change the now

How do you tackle tough issues like homelessness, youth disengagement, food insecurity or social isolation? It takes a village. Georgian College, Ashoka Canada and the Simcoe County District School Board are embarking on a one-of-a-kind partnership to create a Region...