Faculty of Arts News


The first 30 years after Confederation were ones of rapid modernization in Newfoundland and Memorial University was a principal agent of that transformation, even as it documented the changes.

Dr. Arn Keeling, Geography, is leading a team from Memorial that is working with Nordic researchers interested in resource extraction in the Arctic.

Nordic countries are looking west and to the research expertise of Memorial University as they look tap into the lucrative resources of the Arctic, widely considered the new frontier of extractive development.