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Civic Speed Dating

October 29, 2013
This fun event (which goes towards L category requirements for students' LPD Certificate) is a great opportunity to connect with local political and community leaders. Representatives from the London Public Library, the City of London, City Council, NDP London and Pillar Non-Profit will be attending this fun event, so come on out and mingle!

Network and engage in discussions relating to youth and civic engagement in the Great Hall, beginning at 5:00PM on Tuesday, October 29th. Discussions between students and community leaders will be rotational. All students are invited to attend and find out more about how you can get involved and play an active role in the London community now and in future career endeavours.

Attendees include:
Matt Brown - Councillor
Matt Ross - Executive Director
Vivette Martin - Education and Training Coordinator
Joni Baechler - Councillor
Lynne Livingstone - Managing Director Community Services, Neighbourhood & Children Services
Sandra Datars Bere - Managing Director Housing, Social Services and Dearness Home
Pat Foto - Manager III, Employee and Client Relations
Rob Paynter - Director, Corporate Communications
Kate Graham - Manager, Corporate Initiatives
Shawn Lewis - Assistant to MP Irene Mathyssen
Harold Usher - Councillor
Josh Morgan - Library Board Chair
Bill Coxhead - Director of Parks & Recreation
Art Zuidema - City Manager
Tony Kyle - Manager of West Area Recreation Services
Martin Hayward - Managing Director, Corporate Services and City Treasurer, CFO

"This is such a terrific way to bring community leaders and students together to talk about their ideas and learn how they can get involved in the community. Youth engagement is so important and I hope everyone has a chance to meet new people and learn about some of the terrific organizations in our city."

- Deb Matthews MPP, London North Centre

RSVP on Facebook or email Clare Tattersall, Manager of Career Development and Co-Curricular Learning at ctatter3@huron.uwo.ca. Refreshments and food will be provided.