• Networking

    Calling on all Student Case Competition Volunteers!

    The Case Competition Working Group is a small energetic, innovative, and committed group of volunteers who are stimulating and fun to work with. If you are interested in supporting the annual fundraising efforts for the Student Case Competition, please contact Brian McGowan: [email protected] Involvement in the fundraising role will significantly increase your personal network and profile in the Canadian Evaluation Society and the broader evaluation community. It also helps stimulate interest and excellence in future evaluation professionals.

  • Networking,  Professional Development

    Volunteer opportunities are still available for the Canadian Evaluation Society 2022 conference!

    Are you interested in evaluation? Do you have some time to volunteer? Planning for the Canadian Evaluation Society 2022 (C2022) conference has begun. Volunteers are needed to support conference planning (e.g., planning the program and reviewing submissions, promotions and marketing, planning thematic events, managing volunteers, and completing an evaluation of the conference). Volunteering can be completed virtually and you do not have to reside within Winnipeg or Manitoba to help. The conference will be held in Winnipeg June 13-15, 2022 (pending public health restrictions). If you are interested in getting involved, please contact the conference Co-Chair, Ryan Catte at [email protected]

  • Networking,  Professional Development

    Asking for a friend: Andrealisa Belzer just announced a Q&A series!

    CES NS Past President Andrealisa Belzer, CE has just launched a new Question and Answer series focussed on evaluator capacity for TRC, DEI and Sustainability: “Asking for a friend” (#evalAFF). This series will complement peer learning within a monthly study group that starts September 24. Friends and members of CESNS are welcome to submit #evalAFF questions on our Chapter website. Make sure to subscribe on YouTube to catch upcoming episodes!

  • Networking,  Professional Development

    Study/Discussion Group: Foundations for Creating Cultures of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) in Evaluation

    CES-NS is pleased to offer a study/discussion group in 2021-22 to provide Atlantic Canadian evaluators with supported learning to understand and use evaluation as a tool for decolonization, equity and sustainability. “CES recognizes that evaluators have a role to play in addressing systemic issues that affect people’s lives. Evaluators are in a position to influence the decisions of governments, non-governmental organizations, and other key service providers whose actions affect our daily realities. CES considers it part of our mandate to support evaluators in dismantling systemic and structural oppression and is actively working towards modelling inclusion, encouraging diverse perspectives and learning new ways to acknowledge and address the struggles of historically…

  • Networking,  Uncategorized

    Volunteer Opportunities with CES NS & Save the Date for the CES NS AGM

    We’re looking for new CES NS Board* members for:– Vice President– Secretary– Professional Development Chair*Must be a current CES Member to hold a Board position. We are also looking for volunteers for three committees:– Professional Development– Partnership & Engagement– Communications We need your help to continue to build our CES Nova Scotia Chapter!To learn more, reach out to us at: [email protected] let us know of your interest by June 1, 2021. Save the date:CES NS AGMNoon, June 16, 2021Details to follow.