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Rita Deverell presenting at UNB

Author: Communications

Posted on Jan 24, 2011

Category: UNB Fredericton , UNB Homepage , myUNB , UNB Saint John

Dr. Rita Deverell, Nancy's Chair in Women's Studies at Mount Saint Vincent University, will be a guest of the University of New Brunswick’s Women's Studies Programme on Wednesday, Jan. 26. Her presentation, entitled ‘Have We Come a Long Way, Baby? A TV Producer and Artist Reflects on the Status of Canadian Women in 2011’ will take place in Tilley Hall, Room 124 at 4:30 p.m. Dr. Deverell is a co-founder of Vision Television and the recent recipient of the Black Women's Civic Engagement Network (BWCEN) Leadership Award for her pioneering work in issues related to visible minorities, women, Aboriginal peoples, and persons with disabilities. Everyone is welcome. For more information, contact Gail Campbell, Acting Coordinator, Women's Studies Programme at campbell@unb.ca, or 458-7430.