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November 20, 2014 13:46 ET

Media Advisory: Government of Canada to Announce New Research Pilot Aimed at Strengthening Canadian Communities

WINNIPEG, MANITOBA--(Marketwired - Nov. 20, 2014) -

Attention: Assignment Editors (Education, Science)

The Honourable Ed Holder, Minister of State (Science and Technology), will be at Red River College in Winnipeg to make a national announcement related to a new pilot program to encourage community-college collaboration.

Prior to the announcement, Minister Holder will observe a demonstration of an online educational portal. Media are invited to join.

DATE: November 21, 2014
TIME: Demo at 10:00 a.m. CT
Announcement at 10:30 a.m. CT
PLACE: Red River College (Room P107)
The Roblin Centre
160 Princess Street
Winnipeg, MB

Contact Information

  • Scott French
    Director of Communications and Parliamentary Affairs
    Office of the Minister of State (Science and Technology)

    Christopher Walters
    Director of Communications
    Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada

    Christine Payne
    Director, College and Public Relations
    Red River College
    Cell: 204-803-9063