4th Annual Common Unity: Perseverance and Growth

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Date/Time
Date(s) - 08/11/2019
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Location
Menno Simons College, Winnipeg

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Join us for Common Unity, a night filled with guest speakers from all over! This year speakers were asked to speak on the theme of “Perseverance & Growth”

The event will run from 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m., on Friday, November 8th, in rooms 2MS12 & 2MS13 of Menno Simons College (520 Portage Avenue). Doors will open at 5:30 p.m. There is an elevator and a staircase adjacent to one another, as soon as you walk in the building, to access the second floor where the event will be held. We have accessible male, female, and gender neutral bathrooms located on the second floor. If you need any assistance coming into our space, please let us know. We will have some snacks, as well as coffee and tea available.

The evening will look as follows:

6:00 p.m. – Maree Rodriguez and Jon Henderson will begin the evening with a brief speech about the annual event, as well as some house-keeping, and itinerary specifics.

6:10 p.m. – Opening remarks by UWSA President Meagan Malcolm ᒣᑲᐣ ᒪᓬᑯᒼ.

Guest Speaker List:
6:15 p.m.
– Rachel Crowspreadingwings (video)
– Ryan Beardy
– Lena Andres
5 minute question period – facilitated by Maree Rodriguez and Jon Henderson

20-minute intermission – refreshments will be provided.

7:10 p.m.
– Awdah Hathaleen (video)
– Desiree McIvor
– Zelalem Kasse
– Katherine Boyer
5 minute question period – facilitated by Maree Rodriguez and Jon Henderson

8:00pm (roughly) – Closing remarks