November dinner a tribute to campus retirees

The 2019 Faculty and Staff Retirement Dinner will recognize more than three dozen honourees on Tuesday, Nov. 12, in the CAW Student Centre’s Alumni Auditorium, says special events manager Mary-Ann Rennie.

This year’s retiring class includes:

  • Judith Arsic, Nursing
  • Rebecca (Anne) Baird, Psychology
  • Maria Blass, Student Health Services
  • Jan Ciborowski, Biological Sciences
  • Donald Clarke, Kinesiology
  • Deborah Cook, Philosophy
  • Yvette Daniel, Education
  • Sherry Dugal-Nevin, Office of the Provost
  • Benedicta Egbo, Education
  • Brenda Francis Pelkey, Creative Arts
  • Maria Giampuzzi, University Secretariat
  • Debra Goulding, Budgets and Financial Services
  • Maureen Haggith, Dramatic Art
  • Alina Jaworska-Sobiesiak, Chemical Control Centre
  • Jack Kapac, Sociology, Anthropology, and Criminology
  • Timothy Kenney, Facility Services
  • Ruth-Anne Lancop, Leddy Library
  • Allan Laporte, Leddy Library
  • Richard Lewis, Communication, Media and Film
  • Elizabeth Loeffler, Facility Services
  • Danielle MacKinnon, Dramatic Art
  • Robert Masino, Facility Service
  • Mary Medcalf, Social Work
  • Maria Mitchell, Law
  • Walid Mnaymneh, Computer Science
  • Kenneth Paltridge, Facility Services
  • Colleen Pare, Leddy Library
  • Pamela Parisien, Facility Services
  • Marga Pomponio, Budgets and Financial Services
  • Catherine Quinn-Boroski, Budgets and Financial Services
  • Catherine Reaume, Education
  • Chris Reid, Social Work
  • Alan Richardson, Odette School of Business
  • Halina Rozalska, Food Services
  • Christine Thrasher, Nursing
  • Lynn Tisdale, Leddy Library
  • William Wellington, Odette School of Business
  • Judi Wilson, Student Health Services

Tickets are on sale at a price of $30 per person. Faculties and departments are invited to wish their colleagues bon voyage by sponsoring one or more tables at the dinner at a cost of $150 per table.

To purchase tickets or sponsor a table, please contact Rennie at or 519-253-3000, ext. 7059.