CCA Research Prize

Call for Papers 2021

Call for Papers 2021

 

2021 Review Panel

Stephen Fine, PhD.  
Catherine Laing, RN, PhD, (Assoc. Prof. & Assoc. Dean, University of Calgary)  
Tad MacIlwraith, PhD, (Assoc. Prof., University of Guelph)  
Victoria Povilaitis, PhD.
Catherine Ross, BA, B.Ed.

 

2020 Winner:
Lindsey Feltis

Be Kind to Your Mind: A Randomized Controlled Trial Comparing the Benefits of Mindfulness and Self- Compassion vs. Social Skills Training Among Children and Adolescents 

2019 Winner:

Victoria Povillaitis, PhD, University of Utah

Smartphone free summer camp adolescent perspectives of a leisure context for social and emotional learning

2018 Winner:
Hannah Dabrowski, BSc (Kinesiology), MA Applied Health Sciences Brock University:
“Unfreezing” Year-Round Programming: A Case Study of Organizational Change in Summer Camps.

 

Thomas Carney, MA, Sports and Recreation Studies,  University of New Brunswick:
Outcomes of the Summer Camp Experience for Youth-at-Risk at Camp Tippy Canoe, NB.

 

Luc S. Cousineau, University of Waterloo:
Camper Self-Concept Promotes Environmental Awareness: A Relationship Mediated by Social Inclusion.
Published with Stephen E. Mock, Troy D. Glover, in JOURNAL of YOUTH DEVELOPMENT, Vol. 13, Issue 1-2.

 

Jennifer A. Elgie, MA, PhD, ABD.:
Report on Heritage Week at Camp Kee-Mo-Kee.

 

Margaret Ross:
“Of Friends and Trees, Tents, Paths and Playing Fields”: Nature, Gender and Race at Camp Orendaga.

 

2017

 

COMMITTEE MEMBERS: 

 

Stephen Fine, PhD, CCA Research Chair (judge)
Peter Gilbert, B.Arch, M.Ed, U.of T. Prof. (E), Ryerson U. (chair, judge)
Catherine Laing, RN, PhD, Prof. U. Calgary (judge)
Tad MacIlwraith, PhD, Prof, Guelph U. (judge)
Trevor Norris, PhD, Prof, Brock U. (judge)
Catherine Ross, BA, B.Ed, U.of T. (ex-officio Board appointee)

 

ENTRANTS

 

2017 Winner:
Jennifer Straver M.Ed,. University of Windsor, Windsor, ON:
Returning Year After Year: The Motivation and Retention of Coaches at Madawaska Volleyball Camp.

 

Joel Murphy, MA Theology, Saint Mary”s University, Halifax, NS:
Religious Summer Camp Programs to Bridge Civic and Religious Development.

 

2016

 

COMMITTEE MEMBERS: 
Stephen Fine, PhD (member)
Peter Gilbert, B.Arch, M.Ed, Prof. (E), Ryerson U.  (chair, judge)
Bruce Hodgins, PhD, LLD, Prof. (E), Trent U. (judge)
Tad MacIlwraith, PhD, Prof, Guelph U. (judge)
Trevor Norris, PhD, Prof. Brock U.  (judge)
Catherine Ross, BA, B.Ed  (ex-officio Board appointee)

 

ENTRANTS:

 

2016 Winner:
Amanda Baker, PhD, Griffith University (Australia):
Becoming and being a camp counsellor: a study of discourse, power relations and emotion.

 

Teresa Beesley (Queen’s), Jessica Fraser-Thomas (York) & Michael C. Riddell (York):
S’more than just a Camp: exploring youths’ development of life skills within a Type 1 diabetic sports camp.

 

Adam Handler (Queen’s), Arielle Zahavi (Toronto), Mattan Lustgarten (Toronto), Daniel Freedman (Technion American Medical School):
Summer camp health initiative pilot study: an overview of injury and illness in two Canadian summer camps.

 

J. B. Blakey, & Dr. R. Coughlan, (Trent)
Nature and physical activity at camp: a qualitative eco-psychological study.

 

2015

 

COMMITTEE MEMBERS: 

 

Stephen Fine, PhD (judge)
Peter Gilbert, B.Arch, M.Ed, Prof. (E), Ryerson  (judge, chair)
Bruce Hodgins, PhD, LLD, Prof. (E), Trent (judge)
Trevor Norris, PhD, Prof. Brock  (judge)
Catherine Ross, BA, B.Ed  (ex-officio Board appointee)

 

SUBMISSIONS:

 

2015 Winner: 
Amanda Shore, NSCAD University, (NS):
Notes on Camp: A Decolonizing Strategy.
(A recurring issue. Colonizers are European settlers. Colonized are Canada’s indigenous peoples.)

 

Alicia Dawn Cox, Atlantic School of Theology, (NS):
Pines over Pews: The Spiritual Experience of Campers Who Do Not Attend Church in the United Church of Canada.

 

Karen Hayward, (ON):
The Teresa Group Summer Camp Program, Evaluation Results.
(A one week camp for children affected by HIV.)

 

Marc-Antoine Vachon, Phd, Prof of Marketing, ESG-UQUAM & Amira Kelner: Are Green Campers different? A comparison of demographics, attitudes and behaviours among campers.
(Revised  2019)

 

2014

 

COMMITTEE MEMBERS:

 

Stephen Fine, PhD  (judge)
Peter Gilbert, B.Arch, M.Ed, Prof. (E), Ryerson  (judge, chair)
Bruce Hodgins, PhD, LLD, Prof. (E), Trent  (judge)
Trevor Norris, PhD, Prof. Brock  (judge)
Catherine Ross, BA, B.Ed  (ex-officio Board appointee)

 

SUBMISSIONS:

 

2014 Winner:
Catherine Laing, RN, PhD, Assistant Prof, Faculty of Nursing, U. Calgary, (AB):
“It’s not just camp:” Understanding Meaning of Children’s Cancer Camps for Children and Families.

 

Kyra Morris, Sociology, McGill, (QC):
Jewish Overnight Summer Camp: Socializing Agent and Informal Education Institution.

 

 

 

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