Great Grads, Good Deeds: We’re Here For Good Celebration 2017

Great Grads, Good Deeds: We’re Here For Good Celebration 2017

Categories: Homecoming, Receptions, Lunches and Dinners | Intended for , , , ,

Saturday, September 16, 2017

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM | Add to calendar

Atrium Richcraft Building

1125 Colonel By Dr, Ottawa, ON

Contact Information

Carleton University Alumni Association, 613-520-3636,



About this Event

Host Organization: Alumni & Donor Relations

Collaborate and Activate: We are Here for Good!

This event will provide an opportunity for Carleton University to recognize the accomplishments, successes and contributions of our graduates and celebrate the tradition of service and commitment to the community that have made our city, our nation and our world a better place.

The evening program will feature short, dynamic presentations by a roster of inspiring and engaging alumni and special guests. They will share their stories of doing good, and offer insight and examples of disruptions that are helping to build a more prosperous and creative world.

We are pleased to feature the following:

Christopher Braeuel, MA/00, Executive Director, Veterinarian without Borders and 2017 Humanitarian Award Recipient

Mehdi Hakimi, BAHons/09, Executive Director, Stanford Law School, and 2017 Young Alumni Award Recipient

Victoria Henry, MA/93, Chair, Hnatyshyn Foundation

Jingming Li, MEng/83, Entrepreneur, Advisor, Investor

Nik Nanos, Vice Chair, Carleton University Board of Governors and President and Chief Executive Officer, Nanos Research

Mark O’Dea, PhD, P.Geo, BSc/89, Chairman and Founder, Oxygen Capital

Dr. Alastair Summerlee, Interim President & Vice Chancellor, Carleton University

Deborah Tunis, BJ/73, Special Coordinator for Syrian Refugee Resettlement at Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada

Event timelines:
6:30 pm Registration and Seating (Singhal Theatre, Richcraft Hall)
7:00 pm Formal program and presentations
Reception to follow (Atrium).

Complimentary parking in Lot P16 (Richcraft Hall underground parking).

Please register in advance (via registration link above) and receive insider updates on speakers and other activities planned for Throwback: Carleton University's homecoming event.