Centre puts new light on Vanier’s life work
The ideas of one of the great Canadian Catholic thinkers of our time will live on at King’s University College which has been chosen to house the new Jean Vanier Research Centre.
The centre on the campus of the Catholic college at Western University in London, Ont., will “keep the energy going” for Vanier’s ideas and life works that focused on bringing those with intellectual disabilities and those without together in community.
King’s announced the creation of the centre just days before Vanier died in France on May 7. As it gets underway, the centre will mourn Vanier while also embarking on