MEDIA ADVISORY: University of Ottawa President Allan Rock debunks myth of the irrelevant university education

Posted on Tuesday, May 7, 2013

Is a university education still relevant to today's students and labour markets? 

University of Ottawa President Allan Rock will address the value of a university degree and the important role that post-secondary institutions play in driving innovation and economic development in a speech to members of the Canadian Club of Ottawa on Thursday, May 9 at the Fairmont Château Laurier.  

WHAT: The “Skills Mismatch” and the Myth of the Irrelevant University, speech by President Allan Rock to the Canadian Club of Ottawa
WHEN: Thursday, May 9 at noon
WHERE: Fairmont Château Laurier, Adam Room

Members of the media need to confirm their attendance with the Canadian Club of Ottawa admin@canadianclubottawa.ca

Requests for interviews with President Rock should be made to the University of Ottawa Media Relations team. Please contact Caroline Milliard, Manager of Media Relations. 

INFORMATION
Caroline Milliard
Manager, Media Relations
Office: 613-562-5800 (3087)
Cell: 613-240-0275
caroline.milliard@uOttawa.ca

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