Wednesday, January 24, 2007

Students Live in Queen's Library for 10 Days to Raise Money for World Literacy

D.R.E.A.M (Discover theReality of Educating All Minds), a
Queen's University club, has parked a car inside the lobby of Queen's Stauffer library and will be living in it for tenconsecutive days: from Friday, January 19 until Monday, January 29.

Leslie Chan and John MacDonald will be sleeping in a Suzuki SX4 provided byD.R.E.A.M. partner Suzuki Canada Inc, as part of Mission: Ultimate StaufferLockdown (M.U.S.L.).

D.R.E.A.M. aims to raise more than $10,000 for theconstruction of three
school libraries in rural Nepal by D.R.E.A.M.'s parentorganization, Room to Read Canada. "The rules are quite simple," states Chan,
D.R.E.A.M.'s Vice-president ofPublic Relations, "no classes, no household comforts, and only 5 minutes offreedom away from the library each hour. It's definitely going to be anexperience!"

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