OTTAWA, June 20, 2017 /CNW/ - Her Excellency Sharon Johnston will receive the degree of Doctor of Laws,
honoris causa, from Western University, in London, Ontario, on Wednesday, June 21, 2017,
at 3 p.m.
Her Excellency will receive the honorary degree at the beginning of the ceremony. She will then deliver a convocation address to students graduating from the School of Graduate & Postdoctoral Studies, Faculty of Health Sciences (Nursing) and the Faculty of Law. For more information about Western University, visit www.uwo.ca.
The ceremony will be streamed live at http://communications.uwo.ca/comms/video_broadcast.html.
Media wishing to cover this event should arrive at the Alumni Hall,
Lambton Drive, no later than 2:45 p.m. on the day of the event.
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SOURCE Governor General of Canada
For further information: Media information: Marie-Pierre Bélanger, Rideau Hall Press Office, 613-998-9166, 613-852-3248 (cell), [email protected]; Keith Marnoch, Western University, 519-661-2111, ext. 85468, [email protected]