The Harris Centre News Archive
AprilRegister to attend Small Island Cultures ConferenceAre Prisons the New Asylums? Inmates with Mental Health Issues and the Role of Segregation
MarchNew date: MUNbuttoned PhDs On the GoHarris Centre - MMSB Waste Management Applied Research FundSynergy Session: Barriers to Gender Equity: A New Look at Women's Employment Policies and ProgramsDeadline March 31: Harris Centre - RBC Water Research and Outreach FundSynergy Session: Most Roads Lead to Rome, But Some Roads Lead to Lab City: Spatially Differentiated Paths to Economic Growth
JanuaryMUNbuttoned - Call for SubmissionsSemester In! Student ConsultationsDavid Curran Award for undergraduate students now accepting applications
NovemberInternational Small Island Cultures Conference
OctoberEvent Design for Long-term ChangeSouthwestern Newfoundland Regional WorkshopThe David Curran Award for Memorial University Undergraduate Students
SeptemberNL Vital Signs 2016Semester in Dialogue
AugustClimate Change Consultation, Government of Newfoundland and Labrador
JulyHarris Centre releases 20-year projections for Labrador and Northern Peninsula as part of provincial Population Project
JuneSynergy Session: Creating Sustainable Communities and Regions: Experiences from the Netherlands"Memorial Presents" History Repeating: How do we make sure Newfoundland and Labrador doesn't end up in crisis again?Synergy Session: Entrepreneurship, Innovation, and Diversification During Times of Crisis: Challenges and Opportunities for Newfoundland and Labrador
MayLIVE Webcast Tonight! Memorial Presents: Creating Cultural Destinations: Art, Heritage, and PlaceDiscussion & Information Session: The Canada European Union Comprehensive Trade Agreement
AprilCommunity Treatment Orders in NL: Who is Protected? The Lifelong Impact of Adverse Experiences in the Early Years
MarchMemorial Presents: Impact of Aboriginal Residential Schools in Newfoundland and LabradorSynergy Session: NL's Fiscal Crisis and a Framework for Meeting the ChallengeA Roundtable on the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)Memorial Presents: Making the Northeast Avalon a More Desirable Place to Live
FebruaryNortheast Avalon Regional WorkshopHarris Centre: The Next Five YearsSynergy Session: Demystifying the Business of Universities
JanuaryUpcoming Synergy Session: The Problem with PesticidesNudging, Not Forcing: Understanding Behavioural Economics and Nudging to Influence Collective Action
DecemberUpcoming Synergy Session: The Changing Role of Expertise and the Whole New Policymaker
NovemberSynergy Session: "The Ottawa-Newfoundland Relationship: Lessons from History" with Dr. Raymond BlakeMemorial Presents: Working with Aboriginal Groups, First Nations, local communities and diverse interest groups toward conservation in and around protected areasWATCH LIVE: Memorial Presents - What Kind of Northeast Avalon Do We Want?Synergy Session: "Exploring business models for water quality monitoring labs for private wells in Newfoundland and Labrador"
OctoberUpcoming Memorial Presents: What Kind of Northeast Avalon do we Want?Collaborating for Community Resilience: Central Labrador Regional WorkshopHEALTHFORUM 2015Synergy Session: "An Innovation Report Card for the Provinces: Global Leaders & Late Adopters"Synergy Session: "Design and Architecture as a Catalyst in Outports"Senior Executives share their successes (and challenges)Upcoming Memorial Presents: Engaging Youth for Mental Health and WellnessExploits Valley Regional Workshop
AugustUpcoming Synergy Session: "Marine Research with Impact: Partnering with the Marine Environmental Observation Prediction and Response Network"
JulyRefreshing research on rural drinking waterA fresh take on local food policy
JuneUpcoming Synergy Session: The Productivity PuzzleUpcoming "Memorial Presents": What kind of Province do we Want?Upcoming Synergy Session: Integrating a Disability Lens in Public Policy
AprilRegister Today! Transportation in Life, Work and Play: The Movement of People To, From and Within Atlantic Canada
MarchWestern Newfoundland Regional WorkshopRe-Imagining Rural Newfoundland and LabradorAPTF 2015 in St. John's May 19 & 20
FebruaryWatch LiveStudents! Get engaged with the province's movers and shakers!What are the Enviromental Risks of Fracking on Landscapes and Watersheds?Can Fracking Be Done in a Sustainable Way?Planning for Future Development in the Irish LoopIrish Loop Regional Workshop
NovemberTapping into Newfoundland and Labrador's rural drinking water challengesComing up!
OctoberDuraspace spotlights Yaffle for Open Access WeekNew report suggests need for new approach to public policy and governance in Newfoundland and LabradorNL Forum 2014New report captures "Vital Signs" of the provinceRural development work needs to be more solution focusedNL culture and heritage - more than just tourism
SeptemberNew research needed to deal with provincial demographic challengesMUNbuttoned Research FestivalAnyone to take the bait?
JuneWhite Rose Extension Project Public ReviewMemorial University research suggests new approach to planning and economic development in Atlantic Canada
AprilGrowing Healthy Ideas: the impact of school gardens on health, food security, and rural sustainabilityComing up: Memorial Presents
MarchNunatsiavut Regional WorkshopNorthern Peninsula Regional WorkshopRBC - Harris Centre Water Research and Outreach Fund now open
FebruaryCommunity development award for undergraduate students now open!Postponed: Nunatsiavut Regional Workshop
JanuaryNo place like home? The newcomer experience in Labrador WestMemorial Presents: The Facts About Fracking
DecemberLatest Video: Memorial Presents
NovemberTwo 2013-14 Harris Centre Applied Research Funds Now Open
OctoberAttention Students! Strategic Partnership (Student) Fund call delayedJoin us for a Harris Centre Regional Workshop in the Coast of Bays
AugustPushing Back From the Edge: Education in Difficult Times
JulyCollaboration is key to successful regional governance, says Memorial University report.
JuneYaffle redevelopment project attracts participation from other educational institutionsSynergy Session: "Moving Downtown: How universities can re-use landmark properties"Tapping into the sourceSynergy Session, June 18, 12:00pm: "Moving Downtown: How universities can re-use landmark properties"
MaySouthwest Avalon Regional Workshop: The Opportunities and Challenges of Mega-Project Development
AprilInformation session on Water FundResearch funding available for drinking water projects
MarchWater Fund Information SessionHarris Centre Priorities for 2013-14Memorial Presents: Community Resiliency: Navigating Boom & Bust CyclesRegional Workshop in Labrador City
FebruaryCANCELLATION NOTICE: Are We Ready for an Oil Spill in Newfoundland and Labrador's Offshore?Memorial Presents: Engaging Citizens: The Power of Collaboration in Democracy, February 13, 2013Synergy Session: Is Corner Brook an Innovative City? An assessment of the city's innovation networks
JanuaryApplied Research Funding Now Available!
DecemberApplied Research Fund Information Session
NovemberWaste Management Research Funding Now Available!Waste Management Information Sessions
OctoberHarris Centre Schooner Zone Regional WorkshopGraduate student funding available - last day to apply!
SeptemberThe 2012 Galbraith Lecture speaker announcedGraduate student funding now availableWe're looking for Public Policy Intern
AugustJoin us for a Regional Workshop in Springdale
AprilWatch our Memorial Presents Live from Port aux BasquesPublic forum in Port Aux Basques to explore fleet separation policy
MarchThe Applied Research Fund is open for applicationsAttend our Regional Workshop in Port aux BasquesDraft version of the Engagement Framework now online for input
FebruaryPOSTPONED: Memorial Presents in Arnold's Cove and Regional Workshop in Port Blandford
DecemberDr. Greenwood on Ocean's Advance BlogWe want your research to go to waste! (Deadline Extended to September 23rd)You're invited to the Harris Centre Holiday ReceptionRECI tool now available for use
NovemberRead the latest edition of The Regional onlineAction Canada paper examines three issues for Labrador
OctoberGot thoughts on Irish Identity in NL?Synergy Session on Industrial BenefitsCulture and Development Conference Program Released
SeptemberWe're heading to Port Hope Simpson!
AugustInternational conference to explore links between culture and development
JuneThe Harris Centre is going to Gander: Want to come along?
MayView our Previous News Archives