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June 15, 2016

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June 15, 2016
For Immediate Release

WATERLOO – Father’s Day is celebrated annually on the third Sunday of June.

The following Laurier experts are available to comment on parenting and fathers:

Glenda Wall, associate professor Laurier’s Sociology program, is available to comment on the culture of fatherhood. She is an expert on family sociology, parenting ideology and work/family conflict. Contact information: 519-884-0710 x3978 or

Cynthia Comacchio, professor in Laurier’s Department of History, is available to comment on the historical background of Father’s Day. Contact information: 519-884-0710 x3422 or

Linda Quirke, associate professor in Laurier’s Sociology program, is an expert on parenting and is available for comment on fatherhood. Contact information:

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Kevin Crowley, Director
Communications & Public Affairs
Wilfrid Laurier University

T: 519.884.0710 x3070



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