April 14-27, 2014

April 14: Martha took part in a teleconference meeting for CFI application with CNNRO.

April 16: Martha attended a meeting of the Research Council.

April 17: Merline receive the Ignite R&D funding ($100,000.00) from the Research and Development Cooperation of NL (RDC NL) for her research project “Fe–Ti–V Oxide Mineralization in Mesoproterozoic Intrusive Rocks across Labrador: Mineralogy, Geochemistry and Economic potential”. Congratulations Merline!

April 17: Ron attended a meeting of the Labrador North Chamber of Commerce where the Hon Nick McGrath, Minister of Transportation and Works provided an update on Government initiatives in the region.

April 22-23: Marie attended Jon Pearce’s committee meeting in St. John’s.

April 23: Scott hosted the Labrador Heritage Society AGM at the Labrador Institute Research Station. This included a live talk by former MHA Mike Martin, which was streamed live, on YouTube. Here is the video of that event. 

April 23: Inuit Bachelor of Education meeting was held.

April 25-26: Marie and Doreen attended Module #6 of the Masters Certificate in Project Management.

April 27: Merline received a grant ($1053.00) from the Memorial Undergraduate Career Experience Program (MUCEP). She will be hiring an undergraduate student from the Department of Earth Sciences at MUN for a two week Research Assistantship during Summer 2014 at Labrador Institute.