Industry Canada

Industry Canada

July 03, 2015 12:00 ET

Media Advisory: Minister of State Holder to Highlight Long-Term Investment in Researchers at St. Francis Xavier University

ANTIGONISH, NOVA SCOTIA--(Marketwired - July 3, 2015) - The Honourable Ed Holder, Minister of State (Science and Technology), will highlight a significant investment in research at St. Francis Xavier University.

Prior to the announcement, Minister of State Holder will join StFX President Dr. Kent MacDonald and other university representatives for a tour of laboratory facilities. Members of the media are invited to attend. Please arrive 15 minutes early to sign in at the reception desk.

Date: Monday, July 6, 2015
Time: Media arrival-2:15 p.m.
Lab tour-2:30 p.m.
Announcement-3:00 p.m.
Location: St. Francis Xavier University
Physical Sciences Centre, Main Lobby
5009 Chapel Square
Antigonish, Nova Scotia

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Contact Information

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

    Media Relations
    Industry Canada

    Martin Leroux
    Media and Public Affairs Officer
    Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada