SYDNEY, NOVA SCOTIA--(Marketwired - April 1, 2016) - The Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science, will address more than 100 students participating in a Women in Science retreat.

The goal of this day-long retreat is to introduce young women that are in junior high, high school or first-year university programs to career options that result from a science-based post-secondary education.

Date: Saturday, April 2, 2016
Time: 2:30 p.m.
Location: Atrium
Verschuren Centre
Cape Breton University
1250 Grand Lake Road
Sydney, Nova Scotia

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Contact Information:

Veronique Perron
Press Secretary
Office of the Minister of Science

Media Relations
Innovation, Science and
Economic Development Canada