Roots of Change
April 1, 2010 from 6pm - 11pm
Ed Video Gallery
The evening invites ALL members of the Guelph campus and community to come on out!
There will be 4-5 key speakers who are all prominent local activists, either from
the campus or community. They will share their stories of change and activism, with
allowance for audience question and answer periods.
1. Abid Virani --> Co-founder of Student Reach International
2. Bob Gordon
3. mandy hiscocks --> OPIRG Volunteer Coordinator
4. Dr.Terisa Turner --> Co-director of the United Nations NGO, International Oil
Working Group (IOWG)
--We are pleased to announce that David Scott, a talented local musician, will be
delighting us with his sensational acoustics and lyrics.
Come to open your mind, open your hearts, establish new connections, and see a new
light or perhaps find something you think is worth fighting for... bring your ideas
and positivism and together we will learn from each others stories and make a
difference in our community.
The evening is free by donation to support 40 Baker Street and/or further
continuation of the "Roots of Change" project, with complimentary beverages and
food. We will have an open mic hour and encourage people to express their creativity
by sharing poetry, singing a song, jamming out with some instruments or telling your
This event will be recorded and aired in a series on CFRU 93.3FM.. so all of Guelph
can be a part of the roots of change! Also, Roger's Television will cover this event for broadcast.
Join the facebook event, Roots of Change and invite your friends, family, teachers,
peers. Spread the word!!
NOTE: If anyone wishes to contact any of the organizers for further information, you
may do so at: firstname.lastname@example.org