Founder's Day at The Globe and Mail Centre
Thursday, March 7, 2019
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

The Globe and Mail Centre, 351 King Street East, Level 17, Toronto, ON

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Dr. Amit Chakma, President & Vice-Chancellor, invites you to join fellow alumni and friends for Western's Founder's Day event in Toronto commemorating the university's founding in 1878.

Dr. Bob Andersen, Dean, Faculty of Social Science, will talk about “Why should we care about excessive inequality? Implications for business and democracy”, a topic he has contributed to discussions on for the European Commission and the United Nations. A question period following his talk will be led by Sylvia Stead, BA'75, Public Editor at The Globe and Mail.

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6:00 p.m.  Registration and mingling

6:30 p.m.  Opening remarks by Dr. Amit Chakma

6:35 p.m. Talk by Dr. Bob Andersen

7:00 p.m.  Questions and discussion lead by Sylvia Stead

7:15 p.m.  Reception

Registration is $20 per person and includes canapés and a beverage.

Western Alumni is committed to accessibility for persons with disabilities. Please contact us if you have any particular accommodation requirements or require information in an alternate format.

We are sorry, the deadline for registering for this event online has passed. Please email or call 1-800-258-6896 and press 2 if you are still interested in attending. Please leave your name, email, phone number, the name of your guest and specify which event you will be attending.














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