Developing Ethiopian Studies at UofT

CMS and the Department of Near and Middle Eastern Civilizations are glad to share news of this upcoming fundraising event by the Bikila Award foundation, in support of a new initiative in Ethiopian Studies at the University of Toronto. This initiative includes the launch in 2016-17 of an introductory course in Ge’ez language, the language of Ethiopia’s rich manuscript tradition.

BIKILA BAREFOOT CHALLENGE

The 1st Annual Track & Field Meet coming to world class Varsity Stadium, University of Toronto, 299 Bloor St. West

On August 6, 2016, 5:00pm – 10:30pm

Athletic Competitions, Great Entertainment, Family Fun Night

Adults $10, Youth (age 10 – 17) $5, and FREE for under 10.

Meet Elite Runners. Be a Champion!

During this inaugural event athlete Belaineh Densamo,

Marathon world Record holder for 10 years will be attending.

For more info and to pre-register for competitions: www.bikilaaward.org or call 416-709-5647.

Conveniently located pay parking available or steps away from St. George Subway.