Host Organization: Carleton University - Faculty of Public Affairs
The Dick, Ruth, and Judy Bell Lecture is an annual lecture that honours the contributions of individuals to the political and public life of Canada.
The 2019 Lecture “What Should Canadians Know and Do About Criminal Justice Reforms During This Election Year?” will be presented by Senator Kim Pate. Kim Pate was appointed to the Senate of Canada on November 10, 2016. First and foremost, the mother of Michael and Madison, she is also a nationally renowned advocate who has spent the last 35 years working in and around the legal and penal systems of Canada, with and on behalf of some of the most marginalized, victimized, criminalized and institutionalized — particularly imprisoned youth, men and women.
Doors open at 6:30pm
Lecture from 7:00 – 8:30pm
Reception in Richcraft Hall Atrium from 8:30 – 9:30pm
Free to attend and open to the public.Advance registration is required.