Rocky's Gift

"His legacy will be the kitchen and the award, but it's also going to be a campus spirit and involvement."

By Neal Gillis

The UPEI Chaplaincy Centre has a long-standing tradition of providing a free, nutritious lunch to students on the first two days of exams. For about 15 years, the man in the kitchen was Rocky Paquet.

When Rocky died in July 2017, the inspired UPEI community came together to ensure his dedication to students would last for years to come.

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