|Submission Date||March 29, 2018|
University of Ottawa
AC-5: Immersive Experience
|2.00 / 2.00||
Centre for Global and Community Engagement
Does the institution offer at least one immersive, sustainability-focused educational study program that is one week or more in length?:
A brief description of the sustainability-focused immersive program(s) offered by the institution, including how each program addresses the social, economic, and environmental dimensions of sustainability:
The University of Ottawa offers The Alternative Student Break (ASB) program.The Program is designed to give students the opportunity to participate in a unique volunteer service learning placement during the October and/or February Reading Week. Through the Office of Campus of Sustainability, students can participate in ASB: Zero Waste Campus. Students attend a workshop on waste management, followed by several days spent conducting waste audits around campus, and then analysed and produced data on uOttawa’s recycling programs.
The website URL where information about the programs or initiatives is available:
Additional documentation to support the submission:
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