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Alberta Magazine: “Wider Horizons” by Lethbridge College Wins Prestigious International Award

Wider Horizons MagazineAlberta’s Lethbridge College is one of nine Canadian educational institutions that received recognition from The Council for Advancement and Support of Education’s (CASE) 2014 Circle of Excellence Awards. The Circle of Excellence awards showcases exceptional work in alumni relations, communications, fundraising and marketing and is open to those working at member colleges, universities, independent schools and nonprofits around the world. Lethbridge’s Wider Horizons publication received a gold award in the Community College Magazine category.

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When Words Collide Festival Set to Take Calgary by Storm on August 8 to 10, 2014

When Words Collide FestivalWhen Words Collide is a Calgary festival for readers, writers, artists and publishers of commercial and literary fiction including Science Fiction, Fantasy, Romance, Mystery, Historical, Literary, and Nonfiction. The festival runs from August 8 to 10, 2014, from Friday noon – Sunday evening at the Carriage House Inn in Calgary. Concurrent discussion panels, presentations, and workshops on a broad range of topics of interest to readers and writers take place in meeting rooms throughout the host hotel.

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Marilyn Jones, Edmonton, Alberta ABOUT ME
I am Marilyn Jones, a confessed news junkie with a penchant for publishing, communications, gardening, hiking, reading, the arts and training nonprofit organizations in media relations and social media communications in Alberta (BA in English with Honours, U of A; Master of Publishing, SFU)
pictured above: CKUA's Lionel Rault in the control room in Edmonton.