December 2017  – “From Trees to Water.” Yorklands Green Hub in collaboration with Guelph Urban Forest Friends ran workshops on increasing urban forest canopy coverage to sustain our water cycle at the “Learning for a Sustainable Future Youth Leaders Forum” at U of Guelph.

Summer 2017 – University of Birmingham, UK – Civil Engineering Student Francesca Brown, Design Concept for pavilion on YGH site for community workshops and research to showcase environmental education.

June  2014   -“Bioblitz”  with Nature Guelph, Trout Unlimited and Ontario Streams to record species on Parcels 2, 3 and 4    of the former Ontario Reformatory lands.

January-April 2014 – Wilfrid Laurier University- Contemporary Economic Geography Class research on other green hubs in the world: branding, promotional materials and identifying academic partners (Professor Alison Blay-Palmer).