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Mohawk students, staff invited to free community event with Bill Strickland

CEO, social architect, community leader and visionary Bill Strickland is the keynote speaker at A Tale of Two Cities on Nov. 30 at the Hamilton Place Theatre.

Bill strickland This is the story of one man's crusade to inspire others to dream bigger and achieve the extraordinary in Pittsburgh -- a community that experienced widespread unemployment following the decline of the steel industry in the region. Strickland, author of Make the Impossible Possible, envisioned a template for social change and immediately began to form collaborative relationships with everyone who shared his vision for a city reborn.

Doors open at 6 p.m. To order free tickets, go to www.mohawkcollegeentreprise.ca or call 905.667.6230.

The Tale of Two Cities is presented by the Jobs Prosperity Collaborative, the City of Hamilton, Siemens and Mohawk College Entreprise.

Check out Bill Strickland at TED Talks.