What people are saying …

Meet our students

Community-based research is more than a supplement to my education. It has shaped how I look at the world, how I think, and how I interact with my community.

– Martine Cleary, student researcher (2015/2016)

The Trent Community Research Centre harnesses the passion of talented students at Trent University to carry out research in the service of our community. The opportunity to do relevant and impactful research often motivates students to do outstanding work, and they often describe their experience with the Trent Community Research Centre as one of the highlights of their undergraduate career. Here’s what students say about their work with the TCRC:

Community Partners

We deliver research projects to dozens of community organizations each year, and they regularly say that the results are invaluable. Here’s what some of our recent hosts have said:

The TCRC expands both our credibility and effectiveness. We’ll be in a better position to deliver our mission.

– Community host (2015/2016)

The results were beyond anything I could have achieved on my own.

– Community host (2015/2016)

We truly value this partnership and find so much value in the experiences offered to the participants, but to us as well.

– Sheridan Graham, County of Peterborough