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Speakers' List Announced for the Ignite North Bay Event Highlighting Nipissing University and Canadore College Students

Feb 27, 2019

Nipissing University and Canadore College are proud to announce the speakers’ list for “Our Youth, Our Future,” a collaboration with Ignite North Bay.

Mistakes are not the end but a guide to what is possible by Bridget Anca, Canadore College environmental technology diploma   

Beyond barriers, moving past stigmatism by Taylor Boissoneault, Nipissing University bachelor of arts in social welfare and social development

Getting involved can change everything by Jordan Drummond, Nipissing University bachelor of arts in history

The transformative power of paying it forward by Cory Hobbs, Canadore College social service worker diploma

Working the CORE to find a balanced life by Josee Lefebvre, Canadore College dental hygiene advanced diploma

Where you’ve been doesn’t have to define what is or what can be by Madison Mancini, Canadore College recreation and leisure diploma

Take chances to find your possible by Sharmarke Mohamed, Canadore College occupational therapy/physiotherapy assistant diploma

Message and management toward effective fundraising by Eric Marrast, Nipissing University bachelor of business administration in marketing

Overcoming: the power of your passion by Conor Nesbitt, Canadore College digital cinematography advanced diploma

Embrace your culture, find your balance by Thalia Sarazin, Nipissing University bachelor of fine arts

Finding the flow, living with mental illness by Abbey Thompson, Nipissing University bachelor of business administration in marketing

The March 5 event will be held at the Capitol Centre and will feature student speakers who will share innovations, motivations, and inspirations.

Community members are invited to attend, with tickets available to be purchased online at or Eventbrite, or at the Nipissing University Student Union office on the Education Centre campus. Tickets are $5 for community members and alumni, and free for students.

Ignite North Bay has chosen the Canadore and Nipissing emergency student food banks as their charity of choice for this event.

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