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Remembering Victims of the Montreal Massacre: Commemorating the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women

Posted December 6, 2017    

Today, we remember the fourteen young females (mostly engineering students) who were murdered at  Universite du Montreal's Ecole polytechnique simply because they were women.

If there is a ceremony in your community, please attend. Here is a list of those who died that day:

Anne-Marie Lemay (Mechanical); Anne-Marie      Edward (Chemical); Annie St. Arneault (Mechanical); Annie Turcotte (Mechanical); Barbara Daigneault (Mechanical); Barbara Klucznik-Widajewicz (Nursing); Genevieve Bergeron (Mechanical); Helene Colgan (Mechanical); Maryse Laganiere (employee); Maryse Leclair (Metallurgy); Maud Haviernick (Metallurgical); Michele Richard (Metallurgical); Natalie Croteau (Mechancial); and Sonia Pelletier (Mechanical).

Please check out the Canadian Engineering Memorial Foundation for more information and to make donations toward scholarships.

 

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