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The Next General Meeting

Monday, November 5, 2018, 7 PM 

at Port Hope High School

Guest speaker for Monday, Nov. 5 is Diana Bishop who spent twenty years as a TV news correspondent and independent film producer for CBC, CTV, Global Television, and NBC News, telling stories of some of the biggest newsmakers of the day.

In 2002, she co-produced a documentary about her famous grandfather, First World War flying ace Billy Bishop, entitled A Hero to Me.

Her memoir, Living Up to a Legend, covers Billy Bishop’s legacy through the eyes of one of the people whom it affected the most.


 

CFUW's PURPOSE

The Canadian Federation of University Women (CFUW) is a leading national equality-seeking organization that works to advance the human rights of women and girls.

1. Promote high standards of public education in Canada, advanced study and research by women, and a sound concept of lifelong learning

2. Advocate for the advancement of the status of women, human rights and the common good locally, nationally and internationally.

3. Promote cooperation, networking, support and understanding among women.

4. Encourage and enable women to apply their knowledge and skills in leadership and decision making in all aspects of the political, social, cultural, educational and scientific fields.

CFUW's promise

By joining CFUW you will become part of a vibrant group of educated women who are making a difference locally, nationally and internationally.

Executive 2017-2018

President: Ruth Kerr

Vice President: Christine Kwiatkowski

Membership Chair: Nora Holmes