2015 Stapleford Lecture by grandson of Rev. Stapleford

Media Advisory Release Date: March 24, 2015 3:15 p.m.

Members of the media are invited to attend the 2015 Stapleford Lecture featuring Dr. Michael O’Sullivan, Associate Professor in the Faculty of Education at Brock University and grandson of Reverend Ernest W. Stapleford, whom this lecture series is named after.

In his lecture entitled The Fierce Urgency of Now: global education as a gateway to creating critically informed, motivated and globally competent citizens, Dr. O’Sullivan will examine how our education system needs to help today’s students to internalize the values, master the skills, acquire the knowledge and experience the sense of empowerment associated with global citizenship education.

This free public lecture will be held on:

Thursday, March 26, 2015 at 7:00 p.m.
Room RIC 119, Research and Innovation Centre
University of Regina main campus
3737 Wascana Parkway

(Note: Free parking in Lots 10z and 15m)

Additional information about this Stapleford Lecture can be found at www.uregina.ca/arts/public-lectures/stapleford-lecture.html

This lecture series is named after the president of the Regina College from 1915-1934 and is funded through the generosity of the Ernest William Stapleford and Maude Bunting Stapleford Lecture Fund.  The distinguished guest lecturers invited to speak focus on topics such as human justice, the status of women, the education and care of children, the rights of disadvantaged groups and/or the history and art of Saskatchewan.


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