Welcome to the Labrador Institute!  We are a division of Memorial University located in Labrador.  The Labrador Institute was established by Memorial University to stimulate, coordinate, and support major University projects and programs and to expand the Labrador knowledge base. It is our hope that these activities will facilitate the educational aspirations, research requirements, and the socio-cultural well-being of the people of Labrador.


'Wild Archaeology': Memorial archaeologists feature in TV documentary series

The research of Memorial archaeologists Dr. Lisa Rankin and Dr. Scott Neilsen features in episodes of  the Aboriginal People's Television Network (APTN) series Wild Archaeology.

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Core Issues

What can the insides of trees tell us about pollution and waste in our environment?

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September 12-25, 2016

Merline and her team have released the results of her study on drinking water in Happy Valley-Goose Bay!

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August 29-September 11, 2016

The Labrador Institute is very pleased and proud to present the very first intern in our International Indigenous Internship Program! 


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