Pearson College UWC invites all residents of the Esquimalt-Saanich-Sooke federal riding to a candidates’ forum on campus on Wednesday, Sept. 18 – doors open at 7:00 pm, debate/discussion begins at 7:30 pm.Declared candidates from all parties have been invited to the forum prior to the October 21 federal election. Pearson students from across Canada and around the world will take part in this community event to learn more about Canadian politics and elections.
Where: Max Bell Centre, Pearson College UWC, 650 Pearson College Dr.
When: Doors open: 7:00 pm / Debate begins: 7:30 pm / Wed. Sept. 18
Why: Canadian Federal Election is Oct. 21.
Randall Pewarchuk (Conservative Party of Canada) CONFIRMED
David Merner (Green Party of Canada) CONFIRMED
Jamie Hammond (Liberal Party of Canada) CONFIRMED
Randall Garrison (New Democratic Party of Canada) CONFIRMED
Josh Steffler (Libertarian Party of Canada)
Tyson Strandlund (Communist Party of Canada)
Jeremy Gustafson (People’s Party of Canada)
About Pearson: Pearson College UWC (www.pearsoncollege.ca) is Canada’s most international school and one of 18 United World Colleges around the globe. With up to 200 students from every province and territory and up to 160 or more nations around the world, the College opened in 1974 following the vision of its namesake, Prime Minister and Nobel Laureate Lester B. Pearson, to use education as a force to unite people, nations and cultures for peace and a sustainable future.