Community Engagement

A roundup of stories on how the University of Windsor is working alongside members of the community to address issues surrounding COVID-19.


UWindsor researchers looking for earlier warnings of COVID complications


Grad student researches pandemic’s affect on 12-step recovery programs


Kinesiology profs push to have Windsor-Essex included in national pandemic study


Researchers study municipal resiliency in pandemics


Virtual events to answer public questions about COVID-19


Researchers studying the impact of COVID-19 on mental health of children in Windsor-Essex


UWindsor researcher leads nationwide study on healthcare supply chain


Pandemic research to help people who use drugs


Windsor Law grads apply skills to pandemic fight


Service offers free psychological counselling to Windsor-Essex residents


UWindsor chemist researching drug to fight COVID-19


Pandemic study looks at being a nurse in a border city


UWindsor research team designing new testing device for COVID-19


Grant boosts UWindsor research tracking COVID-19 through sewage


Study to examine pandemic’s effect on small business


Researchers studying impact of COVID-19 on physical activity


UWindsor researcher studies link between vaping and COVID-19 complications


Law alum returns to nursing to serve Indigenous community


UWindsor chemist researching novel ways to fight COVID-19


UWindsor researchers lend expertise to volunteers sewing masks at home


UWindsor psychology prof offers free counselling to front-line workers


Engineering co-op student helps employer increase face shield production


Biochemist researching improvements to COVID-19 testing


Prof seeking to harness power of gaming to fight pandemic


UWindsor family opens hotel to essential workers


Support helping instructors develop skills to teach online


Nursing prof running COVID field hospital in New York City


Students’ project sounds note of appreciation for front-line workers


Collaboration platform to ignite research connections


Engineering team partners with local manufacturer to combat spread of COVID-19


Webinar series to help teachers with online lessons


Support available to businesses challenged by pandemic


Student enterprise producing face shield components


Local post-secondary institutions, alumni and students team to donate to COVID battle


Sanitizer formulated by UWindsor chemists gets into — and onto — local hands


Faculty of Education fills free course for teachers on e-learning


Funding to support local research related to COVID-19


UWindsor engineering team develops products to combat spread of COVID-19


WE-Spark community resource hub to provide reliable, fact-based information


Timely Faculty of Education tools help digital learning


University donates medical supplies to local COVID-19 testing centre


UWindsor chemists lend expertise to produce locally-made hand sanitizer


UWindsor retirees association marshalling volunteer delivery service