Seneca College, Toronto, Ontario has honoured its founding president, Dr. William T. Newnham, as the inaugural recipient of the Order of Seneca award.
This conferment took place on Tuesday, May 13th, 2008 during the 2008 Distinguished Alumni Award Dinner which was held at the Ballroom of the Palais Royale in Toronto.
Dr. Newnham (center) with Esther Simon, BARC E.D. (left) and guests
Seneca College, is also celebrating 40 years of academic Excellence in 2008.
Dr. Newnham was honored for his vision and leadership which according to Dr. Rick Miner, President, Seneca College has helped position Seneca grow to be the leader in Polytechnic education and largest community college in Canada today.