Reception in honour of the Senghor Chair

Living wall in front of which the word Invitation is written

28 January 2020 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm

Desmarais Building, University of Ottawa, 55 Laurier Ave East. Room 4101

Sylvain Charbonneau, Vice-President, Research of the University of Ottawa, cordially invites you to a reception to celebrate the award of the Senghor Chair to Professor Sanni Yaya of the Faculty of Social Sciences, the first award of its kind for the University of Ottawa. The chair is granted by the Réseau international des Chaires Senghor de la Francophonie, an international organization that aims to advance our knowledge of the Francophonie.

Jacques Frémont, President and Vice-Chancellor of the University of Ottawa, will give the opening remarks. The event will also mark the appointment of new holders of the chaires de recherche sur le monde francophone.


Date: Tuesday, January 28, 2020

From: 12 p.m. to 2 p.m.

Where: Desmarais Building, University of Ottawa, 55 Laurier Avenue East

Room: 4101 


A light lunch will be served.

Please kindly note that this event will be held in French.

Please RSVP by Thursday, January 23, 2020.

For more information, contact the Office of the Vice-President, Research at 613-562-5270 or vrr-vprcomm@uOttawa.ca.


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