Governor General to be guest speaker for Tom Courchene Distinguished Speaker Series

April 11, 2022

OTTAWA, Ontario—Her Excellency the Right Honourable Mary Simon, Governor General of Canada, is this year’s guest speaker for the annual Tom Courchene Distinguished Speaker Series. The Governor General’s talk is entitled: “Through the Eyes of the North: Our Collective Responsibility.”

Organized by the School of Policy Studies at Queen’s University, this virtual event serves as a bridge between the academic and professional policy communities, engaging faculty, students, policymakers, politicians and other opinion leaders in discussion on major policy issues.

Date: April 12, 2022
Time: 4:30 p.m. EDT
Location: Virtual webinar (Zoom)

Notes for Media:

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About the Tom Courchene Distinguished Speaker Series
The Margie and Tom Courchene Endowment Fund was established to create a permanent speaker series in the School of Policy Studies, to be known subsequently as the Tom Courchene Distinguished Speaker Series.

Media information:
Rideau Hall Press Office

Queen’s University:
Julie Brown
Manager, Media Relations

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