Sunset Ceremony rekindled

Arnold Lim

A very special sunset is on the horizon at Royal Roads University.

Thousands of sunsets have passed in the 20 years since the former military college became a university.

But a traditional Sunset Ceremony will make this Saturday (April 25) especially significant as the 75th anniversary celebrations kick off with the school honouring its military past.

“We hold a strong and significant view of ourselves and there are (military) connections; it is a part of our base,” said president and vice-chancellor Allan Cahoon. “It is not just physical, it is an educational connection. I am quite comfortable connecting to our past … For us it is part of who we are.”

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