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Young Persons’ Lecture Competition

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Location: School of Kinesiology and Health Studies, 28 Division St, Kingston, ON K7L 3N6, Room: 100

Date: May 30, 2019

Time: 10:00am - 3:30pm

Please join the McDonald Institute at 10 am on May 30, 2019, in Kinesiology 100 (28 Division Street) to watch the day-long Young Persons’ Lecture Competition sponsored by the Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining.

We are excited to announce the participation of 10 students in the inaugural competition. Each student will give a 15-minute presentation on materials, minerals, mining, packaging, clay technology, or wood science-related subject. A panel of judges will select one individual as the Canadian finalist, and invite them to compete in the Young Persons’ World Lecture Competition held in October in London, UK.

For more information, please visit our website: and/or contact Jennifer Low at

This event is free and open to the public.

Young Persons' Lecture Competition 2019