Community Showcase and Creative Work Launch: Catamount March Reflections


Unveiling Perspectives through Creativity.

April 16, 2024


Celebrating Our 2024 Map the System Campus Finalists!

Students embed themselves in the problem space to tackle wicked challenges.

April 15, 2024


Bringing Systemic Issues to Life: Catamount January and February Reflections


Engaging with Community During Our 2023 Community Conversation Series.

March 18, 2024


New Institute Publication: Accessing Canada Scan


Check out our post featuring content from our publication Accessing Canada: A Scan of Issues, Trends, System Dynamics and Innovations in Accessibility.

March 5, 2024


Unpacking the Affordable Housing Crisis


This article is a summary of the affordable housing crisis in Canada compiled from our three most recent annual Environmental Scans

February 14, 2024


Engaging with Systems and Communities: Catamount November and December Reflections


Creating our 2023 Catamount Community Conversation Series.

January 16, 2024


A Radical Way to Ramp Up Impact by Winding Down


For our latest publication, The Dandelion Wager: Scaling Social Impact by Winding Up and Giving it All Away, we were invited to document a bold strategy to increase impact by closing an organization. Capturing this case study provided the opportunity to not just chronicle the dissolution of a cherished community organization, but more importantly it was an opportunity to see how one organization’s legacy can ‘live on’ in other forms and have the potential to paradoxically scale.

December 12, 2023

TedXCalgary - An Academy for Tomorrow

Transforming Higher Education for Social Innovation: A Call to Action


In July 2023, our Executive Director, James Stauch, had an opportunity to present at TedXCalgary: Yes, and…(2023).

November 30, 2023


Leaning into Systems Thinking: Catamount October Reflections


Exploring systems mapping and digging beneath the surface.

November 14, 2023


Kicking Off Our 2023-2024 Catamount Fellowship Journey!


Introducing our fifth cohort of Catamount Fellows and sharing their journey so far.


October 17, 2023


Our 2023 Annual Impact Report Launched!


As we reflect on the events of 2023, one word encapsulates the essence of our journey: transformation.


September 19, 2023


The Age of Rage: 2023 Environmental Scan


Commissioned by the Calgary Foundation, this seventh annual scan looks at a wide range of contemporary and emerging issues.


Apr 19, 2023


On the wings of change: Carrying Wishes from the Community


Megan Davidson, a MRU Criminal Justice student and 2022-2023 Catamount Fellow, shares her experience conveying a community's wishes on canvas.

May 10, 2023


“Being an emerging changemaker is an ever-changing path of self-discovery”: Catamount Fellow reflects on her time with the fellowship.


Salomé Faria Blanco, a MRU Psychology student and 2022-2023 Catamount Fellow, reflects on her experiences in the fellowship.

April 19, 2023




Student explores underresearched area of access to healthcare


Kaitlyn Squires travelled to Oxford to present her Map the System research "Sex Workers in Canada Face Unequal Access to Healthcare.”

December 1, 2022