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Summer Conference 1991 Growing up on the Edge:
The Emerging Generation and Canada's Future
Arima, Philip
Atkins, Drew
Cadiuex, Hon. Pierre
Craig, Aaron
Dickinson, Brock
Extavour, Cassandra
Goodchild, Melanie
Gow, Kathleen
Hawkins, Gordon
Hicks, Selwyn
Johanson, Sue
Kelley, David
Koch, Eric
Lebel, Anne
Mackenzie, Michael
MacNevin, Karen
Murray, Catherine
Rakoff, Dr. Vivian
Ruffo, Judge Andree
Stewart, Lorne
Straw, Will
Wheaton, Melanie

Proceedings of the 60th Annual Couchiching Conference held at
YMCA Geneva Park, Orillia, Ontario
August 8 to 11, 1991


Who's Who at the Couchiching Institute on Public Affairs

    Officers & Directors, 1990-91

John Gibson

Immediate Past President
Barbara Eastman

Vice-President, Communications and Marketing
Gordon McIvor

Vice-President, Finance and Treasurer
Mary Baetz

Vice-President, Membership and Youth
Madeline Koch

Vice-President, Program
John Kirton

John Gregory

60th Jubilee Chair
Brian Livingston

1991 Conference Chair
Stephen Probyn


Madeline-Ann Aksich
Christopher Boland
Martha Deacon
Paul Fisher
Tema Frank
Michael Greenspoon
John Godfrey
John Harbron
Craig Ivory
Eric Koch
Grace Lake
Robert McGavin
Nancy MacMillan
Peter Mitchell
Peter Nicholson
Alan Pearson
Ulana Plawuszczak
Raju Rangaswami
Janet Skelton
Joseph Wells

    CIPA Program Committee

John Kirton
Stephen Probyn
Madeline-Anne Askich
Cheryl Chandran
Paul Fisher
Hermance Desrochers Gaucher
Lisanne Gaucher
Julia Grossman
John Harbron
Eric Koch
Suzanne Kota
Charlotte Masemann
Mana Naghibi
Alan Pearson
Graham Pearson
Stephanie Reford
Lynn Robertson
Kenneth Scott
Bobbi Speck

1991 Donations to Couchiching

    Corporate and Government Donors

Bell Canada
Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce
Ciba-Geigy Canada Ltd.
Canadian Industrial Innovative Centre
Canada Trustco Mortgage Company
Esso Resources (1989) Ltd.
Imasco Limited
Indal Limited
London Life Insurance Company
Royal Bank of Canada
Royal Trust
Shell Canada Limited
Southam Inc.
Spar Aerospace Limited
Suncor Inc.
Thomson Newspapers Corporation
The A. Sarlos Foundation
The Toronto-Dominion Bank
Toronto Star Newspapers Limited
YTV Canada, Inc.
Government of Canada (Youth Affairs Directorate,
Employment and Immigration Canada)

    Individual Donors to the Institute

Madeline-Ann Aksich
Bluma Appel
Sydney Bacon
Mary Baetz
Mr. and Mrs. Robert Baker
John Bonner
Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Branscombe
Stephen Burke
Florabel Condy
Donald Deacon
F. Martha Deacon
Yves Desjardins-Siciliano
Mr. and Mrs. Victor Drury
Dr. Barbara Eastman
Diana M. Esch
Mr. and Mrs. J. Taylor Fisher
Richard Gareau
Paul Gavrel
John Grant
Michael Greenspoon
John Gregory
Audrey M. Hilliard
Dr. Frederic L.R. Jackman
Eric Koch
Sheila Kussner
Margaret Lefebvre
Brian W. Livingston
G. H. Love
H. Ian MacDonald
Nona MacDonald Heaslip
John B. Manson
Stephanie McCandless Reford
Roderick McFadyen
James F. McKay
Alan Pearson
Raju Rangaswami
Lynn Anne Robertson
Lorna Robson
Marjory Rogers
Louise Roy
Mr. and Mrs. Alex Rubin
Mr. and Mrs. David Shea
Ellen Sieniewicz
Betty Smith
Margaret Smith
Marlene Sone
Whipple Steinkrauss
Guthrie Stewart
Blake Heber Sutherland
Vincent Tovell
Ronald and Margaoet Walker

Corporate Donations, Jubilee Book

The Samuel and Saldye Bronfman Family Foundation
Ciba-Geigy Canada Limited
The Jackman Foundation
Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce

    Individual Donors, Jubilee Book

Bluma Appel
Donald Deacon
F. Martha Deacon
Victor M. Drury
Paul Gavrel
Eric Koch
Brian Livingston
Alan Pearson
Raju Rangaswami
Mr. And Mrs. Alex Rubin
Marjory Seeley Rogers
Ida and David Shea

Conference Program

    Keynote Address
    Thursday, August 8, 1991, 7:30 p.m.

CATHERINE MURRAY, Vice-President, Decima Research

    Friday, August 9, 1991, 9:30 a.m.

    DR. VIVIAN RAKOFF, Author; former Director, Clarke Institute of Psychiatry
    WILL STRAW, Professor, Department of Film Studies, Carleton University
    DREW ATKINS, 2nd year law student, University of Western Ontario
    Chair: LYNN ROBERTSON, the Jeanne Sauve Youth Foundation

    Friday, August 9, 1991, 7:30 p.m.

MELANIE GOODCHILD, Education Coordinator, Rainy River High School
SUE JOHANSON, Broadcaster, Talking Sex with Sue
PHLIP ARIMA, Instructor, Emerge Internal Arts
Moderator: CHARLOTTE MASEMANN, Student, Trinity College

Saturday, August 10, 1991, 9:30 a.m.

KAREN MacNEVIN, Child Care Worker
DAVID KELLEY, Advocacy Officer, Ontario Ministry of Community and Social Services
AARON CRAIG, Student, Northern Secondary School, Toronto
MELANIE WHEATON, Singer with the Groove Masters
Moderator: ANNABEL SLAIGHT, President, Owl Magazine

Couchiching's Diamond Jubilee
Saturday, August 10, 1991, 2:00 p.m.

GORDON R. S. HAWKINS, former Executive Director, CIPA
ERIC KOCH, Author; CIPA Director
MICHAEL MACKENZIE, Superintendent of Financial Institutions, Canada
Moderator: BARBARA EASTMAN, Past President, CIPA

Saturday, August 10, 1991, 7:30 p.m.

JUDGE V. LORNE STEWART, Retired Senior Judge, Juvenile and Family Court, Toronto; Consultant, Juvenile Justice United Nations
KATHLEEN GOW, Sociologist, Educator, Author
Chair: LES HORSWILL, Assistant Deputy Minister, Ontario Ministry of Skills Development

Sunday, August 11, 1991, 9:15 a.m.

BROCK DICKINSON, International Ambassador, UN Environment Program
CASSANDRA EXTAVOUR, Student, University of Toronto Schools
SELWYN HICKS, Youth Director, the Spicer Commission
Moderator: MARIO LAVOIE, International Coordinator, Youth `92

Youth: Canada's Future
Sunday, August 11, 1991, 1:00 p.m.

The HON. PIERRE CADIEUX, Minister of State for Youth, Fitness and Amateur Sport

Closing Session: Answers
Sunday, August 11, 1991, 2:00 p.m.