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Georgian College marks Earth Day 2016 with a visit from award-winning scientist, environmentalist and broadcaster Dr. David Suzuki. 

Suzuki will share his wisdom on The Challenge of the 21st Century: Setting the Real Bottom Line with students, alumni, staff and supporters on Friday, April 22.

His hour-long presentation is part of the President’s Thought Leadership Speaker Series, which engages the broader community in the exceptional learning experiences available at Georgian.

“I am eagerly anticipating the visit from Dr. Suzuki, especially for Earth Day 2016,” said MaryLynn West-Moynes, Georgian College President and CEO. “Georgian is fundamentally committed to environmental sustainability and we strive to continually advance our efforts. I know that Dr. Suzuki will bring challenging and inspirational messages for all of us.”

The event takes place Friday, April 22. Doors open to attendees at 9:30 a.m. with a pre-show starting at 10 a.m.

Tickets for the general public cost $30 each and can be purchased at 

The presentation will take place in the Barrie Campus Athletic and Fitness Centre. All tickets are general admission and seating on bleachers.

This event is sponsored by TD Friends of the Environment, Johnson Inc. and AMG Environmental Inc.

Article and photo courtesy Georgian College






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