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2017-2018 Fabulous Line-up of Speakers for Monthly General Meetings

The CFUW Oakville Program Committee, led by Marg MacLure and Phyllis Kingsley, has once again organized a great year of speakers. Details on meeting location and times can be found in three different areas on cfuwoakville.ca:
• the CFUW Oakville membership brochure;
• the monthly In Touch Newsletter; or
• the Program menu tab.
These are the great topics and presenters that members can look forward to in the coming year:

September 18, 2017
Jodie-Lynn Waddilove, Legal Counsel, Ministry of the Attorney General, Government of Ontario
Indigenous Peoples – Discussing Historical and Contemporary Issues

October 16, 2017
Aga Khan Museum
The History and Contemporary Culture of the Islamic World

November 20, 2017
Gail Cuthbert Brandt, Professor Emerita, Renison University College
Achievers and Deceivers:
Some Notable and Fascinating Canadian Women from Our Past

December 4, 2017
Holiday Dinner
Sally Armstrong Journalist, Documentary Filmmaker, Author,
Human Rights Activist

January 15, 2018
Mandy Rennehan, Founder and CEO of retail construction firm, Freshco
Women in Trades:
Changing the Bottom Line and Redefining the Industry

February 26, 2018
Jess Kiley, Program Coordinator, Positive Space Network
Gender Identity

March 19, 2018
Vera Nenadovic, PhD, Professor, Ryerson University,
Founder, BrainsView Inc.
Between Order and Chaos – Neuroscience

April 16, 2018
Barbara Dickson, Historian and Author
Bomb Girls – Trading Aprons for Ammo

May 7, 2018
AGM and Dinner
Diana Swain, Senior CBC Investigative Journalist
Why Journalism Matters Now, More than Ever, in a Post-truth Era


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