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September 4 , 2003
 Out & About

Out & About

Friday, Sept. 5
— A seminar on writing effective research grant applications will take place at 12:30 p.m. in the business building, room BN-3010. Sponsored by the Faculty of Business Administration, the seminar will cover issues related to the preparation of effective research grant applications to granting councils such as SSHRC and NSERC. The presenter is a current SSHRC and NSERC grantee, and has served on and chaired the NSERC Industrial Engineering Grant Selection Committee.

Saturday, Sept. 6
Fall plant sale
— The Friends of the Botanical Garden will be offering a variety of perennials, heaths, heathers and rhododendrons and other plants suitable for Newfoundland gardens starting at 10 a.m. at the Botanical Garden, Mount Scio Road. All proceeds help support the Botanical Garden. This is a popular sale, usually sold out by noon.

Tuesday, Sept. 9

Regular meeting of the Senate

Friday, Sept. 12
Guitarrific concert
— Classical, jazz and popular music for guitar. Faculty guitarist Clark Ross runs the gamut from John Dowland to John Lennon, backed up by the Clark Ross Trio and soprano Jane Leibel. 8 p.m. D. F. Cook Recital Hall, MUN School of Music. Admission: $10/$5. Reservations available through or the Music at Memorial Hotline: 737-4455.

Wednesday, Sept. 17

Last day for students to add courses, fall semester

Last day for undergraduate students to drop courses and receive a 100 per cent refund of tuition fees, fall semester

Plant sale – The Women’s Association of Memorial University of Newfoundland (WAMUN) is holding its seventh annual plant sale between the hours of 8 a.m. and 1 p.m. in the atrium of the Arts and Administration building, on Memorial’s St. John’s campus. As all proceeds will be given to the WAMUN Scholarship Fund, donated plants would be welcomed. These can be dropped off at the Arts atrium on Tuesday, Sept. 16, between 7-9 p.m. For more information, please call 753-0749 or e-mail

Wednesday, Sept. 24
Final date for graduate students to withdraw from programs without incurring liability for tuition fees, fall semester


Sunshine On My Shoulders: Watercolours by artist Margaret Best runs at the Botanical Garden, Mount Scio Road, until Sept. 14. The exhibition of watercolours by Margaret Best will be on display in the Garden's conference room every day from 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Admission is free.




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