Media access to July 31 Queen Elizabeth II Golden Jubilee Medal Ceremony

Queen’s Citizenship Medal ceremony celebrates youth volunteers

 

July 30, 2015

Media are invited to attend a Queen Elizabeth II Golden Jubilee Citizenship Medal ceremony hosted by Her Honour, the Honourable Lois Mitchell. The Edmonton ceremony will recognize the exemplary service and citizenship of young Alberta leaders.

When

Friday, July 31, 2015

3:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Location

Government House, main floor

12845 – 102 Avenue, Edmonton

Medal recipients:

  • Sandon Law from Calgary (attended Earnest Manning High)
  • Jianna Marin from Lloydminster (attended Lloydminster Comprehensive High School)
  • Marissa Nahirney from Calgary (attended St. Francis High School)
  • Rohan Nuttall from Edmonton (attended Strathcona Composite High School)
  • Thomas Pomerleau from Beaumont (attended Maurice Lavallee School in Edmonton, can be interviewed in French)
  • Anna-Marie Robertson from Edmonton (attended Victoria School)

A group photo and interviews with the Lieutenant Governor and recipients will be available immediately following the ceremony. Interviews with recipients may also be arranged prior to the ceremony. Public attendance at the event is by invitation only due to limited seating.

The Queen Elizabeth II Golden Jubilee Citizenship Medal recognizes outstanding community service and volunteerism. Recipients are chosen from among the high school students from across Alberta selected to receive the Premier’s Citizenship Award. Award details are at www.culture.alberta.ca/community/events-and-recognition/queens-golden-jubilee-medal.

 

Media inquiries

Janet Resta

Janet.resta@gov.ab.ca

780-919-5505

Communications Officer, Office of the Lieutenant Governor of Alberta