CHASIcast: Esther Jiménez Atochero on making a difference in a messy world

On our latest episode of the CHASIcast, we have the pleasure of speaking with a critical member of the CHASI team: our very own Esther Jiménez Atochero. Esther is CHASI’s senior research assistant, a role that sees her heavily involved in everything from the day-to-day operation of the Hub to our biggest research projects. In … Read more

Dr. Sharanjit Kaur Sandhra advocates spaces of belonging on the CHASIcast

Photo of Dr. Sandhra speaking into a professional microphone in the CIVL Radio studies.

The CHASIcast is back! Continuing on our trend of speaking to great friends and colleagues of CHASI, like Dr. Jacqueline Nolte, we turn this time to Dr. Sharanjit Kaur Sandhra. Dr. Sandhra has been the coordinator for UFV’s South Asian Studies Institute for over a decade, is the co-curator at the Sikh Heritage Museum, co-chair … Read more

The CHASIcast

Based out of the University of the Fraser Valley on the unceded traditional lands of the Sto:lo people, we are the Community Health and Social Innovation Hub, or CHASI for short. We support the social, mental, emotional, physical, and economic health of those living in our communities by bringing together experts from across disciplines. Those … Read more

CHASI’s first podcast shares the wisdom of Dr. Jacqueline Nolte

Photo of a studio with professional recording equipment. The focus is on a laptop showing Dr. Jacqueline Nolte on a Zoom call, while in the foreground, Dr. Martha Dow speaks into a microphone.

The Community Health and Social Innovation Hub (CHASI) is thrilled to share the first episode of our new podcast: the CHASIcast, a monthly program where we drill down on a current topic and chat about how it impacts our lives.   Our debut episode features an interview with Dr. Jacqueline Nolte, who recently stepped down from … Read more