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Tribute to Sister Gisèle Lalande

On April 28, the Fondation Eulalie-Durocher (FED) took advantage of its 18th benefit supper to underline the 50th back-to-academics of Sister Gisèle, a committed and dedicated “great lady”. Very active in the school life of Collège Durocher, Sister Gisèle had been a mathematics teacher, along with being in charge of the audiovisual sector.

 

Soeur Gisèle et Sylvain Paquette, responsable de l'audio-visuel
Soeur Gisèle avec Debbie Zakaib, administratrice de la FED

Since retiring from teaching, she has been a member of the Board of the College in addition to holding a seat on the bursary committee and on the FED Cabinet. Former students from the College who were present at the evening, each in turn highlighted a particular work accomplished by Sister Gisèle and then presented her with a rose. This was a very emotional moment.

The SNJM’s joined in the celebrations through the words of Sister Marie-Paule Demarbre.   Her text is included here as a PDF file.  

Bravo Gisèle! 

Congratulations from all of us, SNJM!!!

Documentation provided by Maryse Moisan, s.n.j.m.

“Journal de la FED”
Special edition, April 28, 2014

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