CFUW NORTHUMBERLAND. Canadian Federation of University Women

Speakers 2017-2018

Every year, CFUW-N welcomes interesting and challenging speakers on a wide range of subjects to our regular monthly meetings. This year's speakers:

We're delighted that Joy Kogawa will be the speaker at our annual Scholarship Luncheon, May 9, 2018. Joy Kogawa is author of Obasan, and most recently the memoir, Gently to Nagasaki

In the fall, Ruth Clarke gave an informative talk on the history of Alderville and Dr. Dawn Lavell-Harvard, Director of the First Peoples House of Learning, addressed the group on Truth and Reconciliation.

Earlier this winter, Nisha Sarveswaran, an Aerospace Engineer, CEO of Ambience Data, spoke about STEM, Women in Science and Technology; Terry Rees from FOCA the Stewardship Network of Ontario spoke about water and boundaries and lawyer, Felicity Hawthorn, spoke about women and legal issues.