2017 HALL OF DISTINCTION UNVEILED
Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue, Québec – April 28, 2017 –Recognizing individuals who have made an indelible mark on John Abbott College and beyond is a new tradition on campus since 2016. The Hall of Distinction inductees are alumni, employees, and friends of the College. The 2017 list of honorees is being unveiled Thursday, May 25, 2017.
The nine people selected for this honour personify the dedication and hard work that has shaped
John Abbott College in so many different ways.
The following are the nine 2017 inductees:
Léonce Boudreau, Director of Student Services
John Howes, First Academic Dean
Rabab Naqvi, Launched the Library Technology program
Lois Siegel, Taught English and Film, award winning filmmaker
Bill Tierney, Founding member of the English department
Jennifer Ditchburn, Social Science ’92
David McAusland, Social Science ‘73
Anne Montminy, Science ‘95
Alexander Weil, Science ‘03
As this is cause for celebration, an evening has been planned at the College that is open to all who wish to attend. Tickets to the cocktail, served at 6 p.m. in the Agora, with a supper shortly thereafter, cost $50 per person.