14th Milham Lecture to Focus on Education

An educator and poet with an interest in the history of education and an archivist with a passion for school books will deliver the 14th Milham Lecture at the University of New Brunswick in Fredericton on Wednesday, 24 November. The lecture will be held at 7:30 p.m. in the K.C. Irving Theatre, Hugh John Flemming Forestry Centre, 1350 Regent St.

Robert Hawkes, Professor Emeritus at UNB, will deliver his lecture entitled “The Educational Review: The First Quarter Century” and Linda Baier, Assistant Archivist at UNB, will present “The School Book as Common Denominator.”

Robert Hawkes began his teaching career in 1958 in a one-room country school house and after many years of teaching in New Brunswick public schools and at the Teachers