The Harris Centre News


The Harris Centre – MMSB Waste Management Applied Research Fund is open for applications!

Water research and outreach fund

Now Open! 

Everyone drinks water. YOU research it. Deadline for Submissions: March 17, 2017.

The Harris Centre - RBC Water Research and Outreach Fund provides up to $15,000 per project for creative, relevant, applied research on rural and remote drinking water issues in Newfoundland and Labrador. 


The 13th International Small Island Cultures conference will be held in St. John’s from June 16–19, 2017 at Memorial University of Newfoundland. The conference theme is “Stories, Ballads and Island Narratives.”

Islands are storied places. We want to hear the stories. We want to hear the ballads. We want to learn about island narratives. And we want to tell you a few stories of our own.