Businessman funds Royal Roads University endowment
October 22, 2015
Chancellor and Board of Governors Chair Wayne Strandlund was interviewed by the Times Colonist’s Richard Watts about his donation of $100,000 toward an endowment fund to assist First Nations students with their post-secondary education at Royal Roads.
Here is an excerpt:
“The reference to aboriginal education in that charter is very important and very clear,” says Strandlund. “And I wanted to do something positive and something material to assist Royal Roads to advance that particular mandate in its charter.”