Unity in Diversity: Fusion of Communities in Canada

When:
April 24, 2017 @ 8:30 am – 11:30 am America/Toronto Timezone
2017-04-24T08:30:00-04:00
2017-04-24T11:30:00-04:00
Where:
Curtis Lecture Hall L, 125 Campus Walk
4700 Keele St
North York, ON M3J 3T8
Canada
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Alicia Filipowich

Online registration required.

This project is funded in part by Canada 150 Funds from Government of Canada and York University, and Social Sciences and Research Council of Canada

Program

Welcome

  • Rhonda Lenton, President Designate and Vice-President Academic & Provost, York University
  • Ananya Mukherjee-Reed, Dean, Faculty of Liberal Arts and Professional Studies, York University

Canadian Heritage Canada 150 Program

  • Justin Poy, Honorary Patron, Asian Heritage Month-CFACI
  • John Malloy, Director of Education, Toronto District School Board
  • Angela Gauthier, Director of Education, Toronto Catholic District School Board

LAUNCH OF CANADA 150 PROJECT

Plenary address

  • The Honourable Dr. Vivienne Poy
    “Finding Your Heritage”

Performances

Spoken word artists:

  • Patrick de Belen
  • Courtney Archer-Efimba

Student Performances from:

  • Claude Watson School for the Arts, Toronto District School Board
  • Bishop Marrocco/Thomas Merton Catholic Secondary School and Regional Arts Centre, Toronto Catholic District School Board -- Performance 1
  • St. Rose of Lima Catholic School, Toronto Catholic District School Board
  • Father Henry Carr Catholic Secondary School, Toronto Catholic District School Board
  • Bishop Marrocco/Thomas Merton Catholic Secondary School and Regional Arts Centre, Toronto Catholic District School Board - Performance 2

Reception

Reception Presented by:

  • Faculty of Library Arts and Professional Studies, York University
  • Asian Heritage Month-CFACI
  • Toronto District School Board
  • Toronto Catholic District School Board

This project is funded in part by Canada 150 Funds from Government of Canada and York University, Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada, and Faculty of Liberal Arts and Professional Studies, York University

Unity in Diversity event Canada 150 graphic