McGill's Associate Provost (Equity & Academic Policies), the Institute of Islamic Studies, and the Muslim Students Association will hold a commemoration event for the victims of the January 29, 2017, Quebec City Mosque shooting victims. This event is held in partnership with Muslim Awareness Week.
The commemoration will be held in the mezzanine of the Macdonald Engineering Building at 11 am on January 29, and will be followed, weather permitting, with a visit to the CCIQ memorial tree, close to the entrance of the James Admin building.
The event is open to all members of the McGill community and also welcomes the participation of the general public.
11:05 Ehab Lotayef
Opening word, land acknowledgement & MAW announcement
11:10 Prof. Christopher Manfredi, Provost - McGill University
McGill Word and moment of silence
11:17 Caroline Savic, Representing the office of Jennifer Maccarone, Member of the Quebec National Assembly for Westmount-Saint-Louis.
Word on behalf of the MNA
11:23 Hamza Lahmimsi, President - Muslim Student Association
11:28 Prof. Khalid Medani, Institute of Islamic studies
Word on behalf of IIS
11:35 Ehab Lotayef
Walking to the tree commemorating the victims to give each person a chance to say a prayer
Thank you at the tree and dispersing.