On the U.N. International Day For Persons With Disabilities (Dec 3), Dr. Adrian Chan joins NOW with Dave Brown to talk about the work he and his colleagues do at Carleton University’s Abilities Living Laboratory (starting at 77:30).

Dr. Adrian D. C. Chan Award for Volunteer and Community Service

The Adrian D. C. Chan Award for Volunteer and Community Service was established in 2012. It is issued annually, when merited, to a full-time undergraduate or graduate student (or a recent graduate) enrolled in an engineering program in the Faculty of Engineering and Design. The award recognizes voluntary involvement and community engagement outside the classroom, at Carleton University and in the community at large.


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Award Recipients

2023 Natasha Kunchur (see Video)

2022 Cameron Davis

2021 Trong Nguyen (see News Article)

2020 Johan Parent and Teodora Blidaru (see News Article and Carleton Pathway Podcast)

2019 Kyra Bloomfield and Rafid Dewan (see News Article)

2018 Juan Posada (see News Article)

2017 Christopher Heit (see News Article)

2016 Mohamed Abdelazez (see News Article)

2015 Jasmine Shaw (see News Article)

2014 Natalie Linklater (see News Article)

2013 Campbell Hennessy (see News Article)

2012 Laura Mutu (see The rewards of volunteerism)