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REF NO.: 174

SUBJECT: Memorial to mark 20th anniversary of Montreal Massacre and National Day of Remembrance

DATE: Dec. 2,2009

A vigil will take place on Sunday, Dec. 6, at 6:30 p.m. in the Engineering Building (EN-2006) to mark the 20th anniversary of the deaths of 14 women as they studied and worked at Montreal’s l’École Polytechnique.
The event will include a candlelight procession and special readings and will be emceed by Kate Bride, a professor of women’s studies. Musician Nikki Janes will perform and guest speakers include New Democrat Leader Lorraine Michael.

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