The Goldstream News Gazette covered Royal Roads’ totem pole unveiling ceremony on Oct. 13. The pole was carved by Tom Lafortune assisted by Howard Lafortune and commissioned and donated by Chancellor and Board of Governors Chair Wayne Strandlund.
Here is an excerpt:
“The university is a place of great love (for me). I wanted to leave them with something that was meaningful and consistent with all the virtues and principles of the university,” says Strandlund “I was pleased the university allowed me to do this.”