OTTAWA, Feb. 11, 2014 /CNW/ -
Who: Jonathan Champagne, National Director of the Canadian Alliance of Student Associations (CASA)
Amanda Nielsen, Chair, Board of Directors CASA and President of the Athabasca University Graduate Student Association
Michael McDonald, Manager of Stakeholder Relations for CASA
What: A telephone news conference and technical media briefing with question and answer period will discuss the impact Budget 2014 has on Canadian students.
Why: The federal government has an essential role to play in learning, training and research. CASA is committed to advancing an accessible and high-quality Canadian post-secondary education system and the federal budget deserves commentary from leaders who represent students who will drive Canada's long-term prosperity.
When: Wednesday February 12th, 2014 at 12:00 PM ET
Number to call: (888) 231-8191, Conference ID # 97281891
The Canadian Alliance of Student Associations represents 300,000 students at 24 member associations from across Canada. CASA advocates for a Canadian post-secondary education system that is accessible, affordable, and of the highest quality.
SOURCE: Canadian Alliance of Student Associations
For further information:
CASA Media Relations Officer
Office: 613-233-8906 Mobile: 613-894-2128