News and Events
Volume 1 - Edition 8
January 2005
Montreal Massacre Memorial Ceremony

Western's Women in Engineering group hosted a memorial ceremony December 6, 2004 to commemorate the 15th anniversary of the Montreal Massacre.

Fifteen candles were lit by Western Engineering students to pay respect to the 14 women who were murdered as well for Lynda Shaw, a Mechanical & Materials engineering student who was murdered in 1990.

Guest speaker, Tracy Isaacs, associate professor of philosophy at Western, discussed the problems women currently face in the community, industry and higher education.

Victims of the Montreal Massacre
Geneviève Bergeron
Hélène Colgan
Nathalie Croteau
Barbara Daigneault
Anne-Marie Edward
Maud Haviernick
Barbara Klucznik Widajewicz
Maryse Laganière
Maryse Leclair
Anne-Marie Lemay
Sonia Pelletier
Michèle Richard
Annie St-Arneault
Annie Turcotte


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