[Sust-mar] Peaceful Schools International: Fundraising Luncheon with John de Chastelain - September 20, 2012
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Thu Aug 23 05:33:03 EDT 2012
Peaceful Schools International: Fundraising Luncheon with John de Chastelain
Funds raised go to support PSI scholarships for Saint Mary’s students who demonstrate excellence in peace education.
12 noon − 1:00 pm (doors open 11:30 am)
Thursday, September 20, 2012
Loyola Conference Hall, Saint Mary’s University
John de Chastelain joined the Canadian Army Militia as a Private in the infantry. He attended the Royal Military College of Canada and served for 35 years in the Regular Army, ending with the rank of General and Chief of the Defence Staff. He was appointed Canada’s Ambassador to the USA in 1993 and was subsequently involved for sixteen years in the Northern Ireland peace process. De Chastelain is an Officer of the Order of Canada, has honorary doctorates from eight Canadian Universities, including Saint Mary’s, and is an honorary Fellow of Lady Margaret Hall College, Oxford University.
Tickets: $50 (tables of 8 available).
For tickets, please contact: Jackie Logan c/o Gorsebrook Research Institute, Saint Mary’s University, gorsebrook at smu.ca, T: 902 420-5668, F: 902 496-8135
Peaceful Schools International provides support and recognition to schools that have declared a commitment to creating and maintaining a culture of peace. For more information about Peaceful Schools International, please see http://peacefulschoolsinternational.org/
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