Monthly Archives: December 2010

In Memoriam

Today is the 21st anniversary of the tragedy that occurred at Ecole Polytechnique in Montreal on December 6, 1989. In memoriam, here are the names of the women who lost their lives:

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

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Holiday Potluck

Thanks to everyone who made the Holiday Potluck and Ugly Sweater Party a GREAT success. Check out our Facebook page for some highlight pictures.

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OGG Lunch Presentation

Make sure not to miss the December edition of the Ottawa Geotechnical Group (OGG) lunch presentation that is happening this Wednesdays. This month’s presentation is titled Geoscientific site characterization of the proposed Deep Geologic Repository featuring Sean Sterling, M.Sc., P.Eng., P.Geo. For an abstract of the presentation and to learn more about the speaker please click here.

  • Date: Wednesday, Dec. 8, 2010
  • Time: registration at 11:45, hot buffet lunch 12:00, presentation 12:45
  • Location: Hellenic Community Centre 1315 Prince of Wales Drive
  • Admission: $15 OGG members; $20 non-members; $10 students (cash or cheque only)
  • RSVP: Michel Timmons ( by Noon December 6

PS: These events are well attended and offer a great opportunity to network!

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