SCPA reunion marks 20th anniversary

SCPA reunion

A reunion dinner brought together graduates of the School of Community and Public Affairs in December. Seen above are (left to right) CKGM radio personality John Moore, who made an amusing speech, Bill Varvaris (special assistant to natural resources minister Art Eggleton) and Ken Johnston (financial services manager at the Bank of Montreal).

This term will see a number of lectures by notable SCPA alumni:

February 1: Désirée McGraw on global environmental governance

February 10: black community historian Dorothy Williams

March 6: politician Mario Dumont on the Quebec economy

March 27: Winnipeg mayor Glen Murray on Canadian cities

All these lectures will be held at 5:30 p.m. in the SCPA lounge, 2149 Mackay St.

Student-organized panels this term will include the youth summit (January 26), municipal reform (February 9), challenges to the health care system (March 1), the university of the future (March 8), and child poverty (March 15).

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