Monthly Archives: October 2020

The HEALYAC kickstarted the new term ‘zoom style’ with their orientation

The HEALYAC kickstarted the new term ‘zoom style’ with their orientation

On October 23rd, the Human Environments Analysis Laboratory Youth Advisory Council (HEALYAC) had their orientation for the 2020-21 term, where all members (both new and returning) got to meet via Zoom and have some fun getting to know each other. The purpose of the HEALYAC is to integrate youth voices, perspectives, and expertise into our research on […]

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Emma Ostermeier and Alina Medeiros Successfully Defend their MSc Theses

The HEAL would like to congratulate Emma Ostermeier and Alina Medeiros who successfully defended their theses under the supervision of Dr. Jason Gilliland in 2020. ACT-i-Pass Emma Ostermeier successfully defended her MSc thesis titled Investigating Children’s Experiences and Participation in a Free Community-Based Physical Activity Program: The Grade 5 ACT-i-Pass.  Emma completed her Master of […]

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The HEAL’s involvement in this year’s Place Matters Conference: Strengthening Neighbourhoods, Building Community

The second annual Place Matters Conference took place this year from September 23rd to 27th. This conference aimed to explore the social constructs of place, and community-driven, grassroots placemaking. Participants learned how we as a community can work together to improve our urban experiences and create a strong sense of place for all Londoners. The […]

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