Presidential Installation Tour

Presidential Installation Tour

LaurettaWhen Dr. Lauretta Frederking started as Brescia’s new President, she came with a clear vision of developing deep connections with you—our exceptional alumnae. As alumnae, you know that Brescia is a place where women feel welcomed, included and valued. The Presidential Welcome Tour is designed for Dr. Frederking to reconnect with you—our alumnae community—where you can reflect fondly on your memories and help build our future.

Launched in Ottawa, Ontario, the hometown of Brescia’s Chancellor Maude Barlow, Dr. Frederking will travel to meet Brescia alumnae across Canada and share her vision for Brescia’s future. Dr. Frederking has been overwhelmed by the leadership and support of Brescia alumnae and looks forward to meeting many more in the months to come.

Tour Dates


  • Ottawa, ON: October 25-27, 2021
  • Chatham, ON: November 29, 2021


Unfortunately, due to COVID-19 and several scheduling conflicts, a number of dates for the Presidential Installation Tour have been cancelled. As additional opportunities arise for Dr. Lauretta Frederking to visit alumnae across the country, we will connect directly with our graduates. In the meantime, we welcome our bold community to connect with, share stories and visions for Brescia with Dr. Frederking’s by emailing her directly at

Stay tuned for further details on upcoming events near you. For more information contact

Installation ceremony

Dr. Frederking was officially installed as Brescia's President during a small ceremony at Brescia's Chapel on Friday, August 27th, 2021. Due to COVID-19 restrictions and public health gathering limitations, Dr. Frederking's ceremony was filmed. As part of the President's Installation Tour, please join at your leisure and celebrate this momentous occasion with us virtually.

Connect with Dr. Frederking

Dr. Frederking encourages all alumnae to reach out and reconnect. Please send along your ideas, your passions and your stories. Your insights will bring immense value to our community and help inform the future of Brescia. 

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