MEDIA ADVISORY: Day of Solidarity on Parliament Hill hosted by the University of Ottawa's Faculty of Law

Posted on Wednesday, February 8, 2017

 

The University of Ottawa’s Faculty of Law invites members of the media to attend a Day of solidarity on Parliament Hill on Wednesday, February 8 at 2 p.m.

Students, professors and the community will gather to promote human solidarity, universality and togetherness in the wake of the Quebec City attack and recent U.S. travel restrictions.

WHAT: Day of solidarity in the wake of the Quebec City attack and U.S. travel restrictions

WHEN: Wednesday, February 8, 2017, 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. 

WHERE: Parliament Hill (111 Wellington Street, Ottawa)

WHO: Students, professors and members of the community 

“During these tough times, law students and law schools must come together and stand accountable in the facilitation of justice,” says Nasser Chahbar, J.D. Candidate at the Faculty of Law. “We must use this stage to encourage the furtherance of peace and understanding within our culturally and religiously diverse society.”

Law students and professors across the country will participate in the Day of solidarity on their respective campuses.

  • University of British Columbia
  • Dalhousie University
  • Université de Sherbrooke

Read more about the event

Media inquiries

Isabelle Mailloux-Pulkinghorn
Manager (acting), Media Relations
University of Ottawa
Cell: 613-240-0275
imaillou@uOttawa.ca

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