OTTAWA, May 30, 2018 /CNW/ - Her Excellency the Right Honourable Julie Payette, Governor General of Canada, will receive an honorary doctorate from the Université de Montréal. The event will take place during a Ph.D. convocation ceremony in the Ernest-Cormier amphitheatre at the Université de Montréal on Friday, June 1, 2018, at 2 p.m.
Because of limited access, media wishing to cover the event must confirm their attendance with the Université de Montréal, and are asked to arrive at the Ernest-Cormier amphitheater (Pavillon Roger-Gaudry, 2900 Edouard-Montpetit Boulevard) no later than 1:45 p.m. on the day of the ceremony.
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SOURCE Governor General of Canada
For further information: Media information: Sara Régnier-McKellar, Rideau Hall Press Office, 613-993-2569 (office), 613-301-2465 (cell), [email protected]; Geneviève O'Meara, Media relations, Université de Montréal, 514-343-7704 (office), 514-709-4143 (cell), [email protected]