Ms. Chantal Hébert, O.C. Lecture

Ms. Chantal Hébert, O.C.
National Affairs writer
The Toronto Star

will be addressing the Vancouver Institute on October 27, 2012 at 8:15 p.m., Lecture Hall No. 2 in the Woodward Instructional Resources Centre, University of British Columbia.


French Kiss:
The Quebec Factor in Federal Politics


A guest columnist for Le Devoir and L’Actualité, Ms. Hébert is a weekly participant on the political panel "At Issue" on the CBC’s The National as well as Radio-Canada’s Les Coulisses du pouvoir. She has served as parliamentary bureau chief for Le Devoir and La Presse. Ms. Hébert is a Senior Fellow of Massey College at the University of Toronto and holds honorary doctorates from Bishop’s and York University. She is the 2005 recipient of the APEX Public Service Award. In 2006, she received the Hy Solomon award for excellence in journalism and public policy as well as York University’s Pinnacle Achievement Bryden Alumni award. She is the author of a 2007 book titled French Kiss: Stephen Harper’s Blind Date with Quebec.