Huntington University to Present the Honourable John R. Baird, P.C. With Honorary Degree

SUDBURY, ON, March 16, 2016 /CNW/ - The Honourable John R. Baird, Privy Councilor, a distinguished politician and business leader, will be presented with Huntington University's highest honour for achievement – an Honorary Doctorate of Sacred Letters.  The convocation ceremony, to be held later this month, will also recognize students from Huntington University with scholarships for academic achievements and community service.

Members of the media are invited to attend.  Mr. Baird will be available for interviews prior to the convocation ceremony (approximately 4:30 p.m.).


March 23, 2016


7 p.m.


Sudbury Theatre Centre, Sudbury, Ontario

Media wishing to attend are asked to RSVP by March 22, 2016 to Christine Catt at or by calling 705-673-4126 ext. 211.

About Huntington University
Huntington University, located in the City of Greater Sudbury, Ontario, Canada, is a liberal arts university specializing in Communication Studies, Gerontology, and Religious Studies.  Huntington is an independent university and also a member of the Laurentian Federation.


SOURCE Huntington University

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For further information: Media Contact: Christine Catt, Director, University Advancement, Huntington University, 705-673-4126 ext. 211,,


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