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Office Hours

  • September – May: Monday to Friday, 8:15am to 4:30pm
  • June – August: Monday to Friday, 8:15am  to 3:30pm

 

 

 

 

 

The Michaëlle Jean Centre for Global and Community Engagement promotes lifelong community engagement and social responsibility among uOttawa students. Integrating academics with meaningful volunteer service through community and faculty partnerships, the Centre supports students in contributing to stronger communities, positive social change and a more active university locally, nationally and internationally.

To learn more about volunteer opportunities and our events, follow us on Twitter, Instagram, and like our Facebook page.

You can also subscribe to our newsletter 'The uoVolunteer Post'; send an email to servingothers@uottawa.ca

Vision:

Engaged Citizens for Thriving Communities
 

    Goals:

    • To foster social responsibility, leadership and skills development, whatever students’ level of engagement.
    • To cultivate impact-driven partnerships to address community priorities and improve student learning.
    • To connect students to local and international community engagement opportunities.
       

    Values:

    Inclusion and respect
    • We are open, honest and transparent in our dealings with students, community partners and staff.
    • We treat everyone in a respectful, equitable manner.
    • We value diversity and accessibility.
    • We take a positive attitude to new ideas and change.
    Collaboration
    • We build relationships with internal and external stakeholders.
    • We help connect community engagement to classroom learning.
    • We work as a team to find solutions.
    Excellence
    • We enable students to reach their potential by offering opportunities to develop knowledge, transferable skills and social awareness.
    • We contribute to a culture of social responsibility.
    • We take responsibility for our actions through self-development and learning.
    Reciprocity
    • We practice active listening.
    • We facilitate mutually beneficial experiential learning opportunities.
    • We meet stakeholders wherever they are on the continuum of engagement and suggest options based on their needs.

     

    Conferences

     

    Staff Directory

    Stéphane Cardinal

    Director

    613-562-5800 ext. 1699

    scardina@uottawa.ca

    Alexandra Baril

    Manager, Community Engagement 

    613-562-5800 ext. 4881

    abari2@uottawa.ca

    General Inquiries

    613-562-5945

    servingothers@uottawa.ca

    Lauren Hunter

    Administrative Assistant

    613-562-5945

    lhunter2@uottawa.ca

     

    Magdalena Bober  

    Marketing and Communications Officer

    613-562-5800 ext. 6649

    mbober@uottawa.ca

    Sharmaine Nelles

    Placement Officer

    613-562-5800 ext. 2729

    snelles@uottawa.ca

    CSL and EV placements

    Isabelle Giroux 

    Placement Officer

    613-562-5800 ext. 4285

    isabelle.giroux@uottawa.ca

    CSL and EV placements

    Lynne Pilon

    Placement Officer

    613-562-5800 ext. 6959

    lynne.pilon@uottawa.ca

    CSL and EV placements

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