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Robert Langen Art Gallery exhibit features video of nighttime military raid Robert Langen Art Gallery exhibit features video of nighttime military raid
(News Release - Oct 24)
Take Our Kids to Work Day is Wednesday, Nov. 5th Take Our Kids to Work Day is Wednesday, Nov. 5th
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Laurier flags lowered to half-mast to recognize tragic events on Parliament Hill Laurier flags lowered to half-mast to recognize tragic events on Parliament Hill
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Call for nominations for Laurier teaching awards
(Campus Update - Oct 23)
Nominations sought for honorary degrees and Order of Wilfrid Laurier University Nominations sought for honorary degrees and Order of Wilfrid Laurier University
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Laurier Department of Religion and Culture celebrates 40th anniversary with special lecture
(Campus Update - Oct 21)
<em>The Globe and Mail</em> highlights Laurier's active learning class The Globe and Mail highlights Laurier's active learning class
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Laurierís Tshepo Institute presents Alan Whiteside: Is HIV/AIDS over?
(News Release - Oct 20)
Laurier's Athletes of the Week: Nicole Lyon and Nakas Onyeka Laurier's Athletes of the Week: Nicole Lyon and Nakas Onyeka
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Indonesian delegation visits Laurier Faculty of Social Work Indonesian delegation visits Laurier Faculty of Social Work
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Juanita Metzger ('05), Masters of Social Work, Community Development Juanita Metzger completed her Master of Social Work International Practicum with a national political research organization in Guatemala. Conducting research with campesino communities for a citizen participation project revealed the complex interaction of limited resources and political instability for rural community development in a country still emerging from a lengthy civil war. While the Region of Waterloo is a far cry from Guatemala, the principles of citizen participation remain the same. Metzger currently works with the Waterloo Region Crime Prevention Council, Region of Waterloo, in community engagement and education, facilitating social change oriented crime prevention.

Juanita Metzger ('05)
Masters of Social Work, Community Development