SOURCE: University of Calgary

University of Calgary

September 08, 2016 12:24 ET

University of Calgary and Federal Government to make significant infrastructure funding announcement

CALGARY, AB--(Marketwired - September 08, 2016) - On Friday, September 9, President Elizabeth Cannon will welcome the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development to campus for a significant infrastructure funding announcement. Also in attendance will be the Honourable Marlin Schmidt, Minister of Advanced Education.

WHAT: Significant infrastructure funding announcement

WHEN: Friday, September 9, 2016 | 10:00 a.m. MT | Media availability immediately following event

WHERE: Taylor Institute for Teaching and Learning, Forum Room, University of Calgary, 434 Collegiate Boulevard NW

WHO: Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development, Government of Canada

Honourable Marlin Schmidt, Minister of Advanced Education, Government of Alberta

Elizabeth Cannon, President and Vice-Chancellor, University of Calgary

About the University of Calgary
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