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<br /> an Ottawa University® publication<br /> Summer 2013<br /> From the<br /> President<br /> Dear Friends,<br /> It’s hard to believe that summer is already<br /> upon us! While many will enjoy well-deserved<br /> vacations in the coming months, I can assure<br /> you that the pace of progress at Ottawa<br /> University is not slowing. As we continue<br /> to advance Vision 2020 and near our<br /> sesquicentennial in 2015, the work we do on<br /> behalf of our students, both current and future,<br /> remains challenging and extremely exciting.<br /> As you will read in this issue of the Spirit,<br /> we celebrated the groundbreaking of our<br /> new Gangwish Library and Gibson Student<br /> Center on May 10. We were thrilled to<br /> have Marguerite Gibson and the extended<br /> Gangwish family on campus to help us<br /> observe this milestone. 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