The objective of the project is to anchor student work in concrete sustainable development issues in the Outaouais post-secondary institutions using an experiential education approach. This project serves to influence the life trajectories of students in order to create bridges to the world of university research and/or business start-ups. As a collective project, it will allow the consolidation of an entrepreneurial and intrapreneurial culture (student life) in continuum.

This project is also a way to develop strategies to improve the student experience and to create knowledge and decision-making tools for institutions based on student projects.

Project lead and partners

Jesse Schnobb, doctoral student in education at UQO, Marie-Ève Turbide, coordinator of sustainable development at UQO, Maxime Courchesne, director of administrative services and head of the Cégep de l’Outaouais Sustainable Development Committee and other stakeholders from the three PESO member institutions.

Amount received from PESO

PESO has granted $15,015 for carrying out the first phase of this project in 2021-2022.

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