UC Alumni Lounge Salon Series

This year, the UC Advancement Office and UC Alumni Association are pleased to present a series of intimate talks on a variety of topics, “by UC for UC,” in the Alumni Lounge. Come back to UC to network with your peers and learn something new from fellow graduates.

Join us at the first UC alumni salon event!

How a Library Promotes Educational and Economic Development in Zimbabwe

With Mary Krug Ndlovu (BA 1964)

Social Justice Activist Zimbabwe

In 1992, Mary established a community library in rural Zimbabwe.  The library promotes a reading culture and provides educational resources.  But does education lead villagers to leave in hopes of finding more opportunity in an urban centre? Can a library genuinely contribute to rural development?

Thursday, September 17th, 2015

6:00 pm – 7:30 pm in UC

Room H12

Light refreshments will be provided

RSVP to uc.alumni@utoronto.ca or fill out the form here by Thursday, September 10th

Contact mike.henry@utoronto.ca for more information