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A Close Encounter with Actor Richard Dreyfuss

Cadets from Robert Land Academy were on hand to greet Richard Dreyfuss as he arrived for the 2013 Pathstone Foundation Hope Award Gala held at Club Italia in Niagara Falls on June 14th. The actor, best know for starring in a number of film, theatre and movie roles such as American Graffiti, Jaws, Close Encounters of the Third Kind, What About Bob and Mr. Holland's Opus was the guest of honour at the gala speaking about his career in acting and his life long struggle with mental illness. The Cadets were thrilled to receive a movie poster signed by Mr. Dreyfuss.   Robert Land Academy is a private military style boarding school for boys in grades 6 through 12.  It is located in Wellandport, Ontario, Canada.