Celebration of Life - Matthew Kohlenberg
In the August 29 issue of the Chronicle Herald, the family of Matthew Kohlenberg published the following tribute to their son and brother who passed away suddenly while on summer break from his studies at Acadia. Matthew was an outstanding student who was looking forward to returning to his Honours Philosophy program this September. Matthew was held in very high regard by faculty and fellow students in the Philosophy Department as well as a wide circle of friends throughout campus. We are deeply saddened by Matthew’s passing and I know you will join me in our sympathy for the Kohlenberg family.
The family has organized a celebration of Matthew’s life which will take place on Saturday, September 7th at 3 pm in the Garden Room of the K.C. Irving Environmental Science Centre – all members of the campus community are invited to attend.
During Convocation May 10 and 11, Acadia University will grant honorary degrees to four outstanding Canadians who have made significant contributions to our country through their work on stage, in courtrooms, and commitment to building stronger communities: Ron James ('79); Rev. Terry LeBlanc, PhD; Freeman Douglas Knockwood; and David D. Smith ('66).Learn more… Acadia University to confer four Honorary Degrees during Convocation 2015