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September 11, 2012 13:35 ET

Media Advisory: Chief Electoral Officer of Canada to Meet With Student Teachers From Campus Saint-Jean

EDMONTON, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - Sept. 11, 2012) - Chief Electoral Officer of Canada Marc Mayrand will be in Edmonton on September 14 to discuss civic education and youth civic engagement in Canadian schools with student teachers at the University of Alberta's Campus Saint-Jean. The event is part of Canada's Democracy Week, an Elections Canada civic education initiative.

Date : Friday, September 14, 2012
Location : Jean-Louis Dentinger Room
La Cité Francophone
8627 rue Marie-Anne-Gaboury
(91st Street N.W.)
Edmonton, Alberta
Time : 1:30 - 3:30 p.m.

Mr. Mayrand will share the podium with the Hon. David Anderson from the Canadian Association of Former Parliamentarians, Amy Robichaud from the Historica-Dominion Institute, Diane Brayman from the Legislative Assembly of Alberta, and Ronald Boudreau from the Canadian Teachers' Federation.

Media representatives are invited to attend. The workshop will be in French.

A map is available at the following address: http://media3.marketwire.com/docs/Map0911.pdf

Contact Information

  • For more information or to book an interview:
    Elections Canada Media Relations
    1-877-877-9515
    613-993-2224
    democracy-democratie.ca