News Releases

The Divison of Marketing and Communications provides access to the most up-to-date information released by Memorial University of Newfoundland. Archives of previous news releases are also available.

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March 2017

Subject Date
PSA: Public lecture to discuss impact of brain function on educat... March 23, 2017
School of Pharmacy quit smoking program invites quitters March 22, 2017
PSA: Public lecture on the socioeconomic benefits of immigration ... March 17, 2017
Entrepreneurship centre officially launches at Memorial Universit... March 17, 2017
PSA: Memorial to open Aboriginal Peoples Week with public event o... March 16, 2017
Two subsea engineering chairs appointed at Memorial University March 16, 2017
Memorial University officially launches Memorial Centre for Entre... March 15, 2017
Call for nomination: Alumni representatives on Memorialís Board o... March 14, 2017
Speedy pharmacy research for the masses March 14, 2017
PSA: Dionne Brand delivers 2017 Pratt Lecture March 13, 2017
School of Pharmacy Public Pill Drop March 13, 2017
Marine Institute partners with industry to introduce technical ce... March 13, 2017
Panel discussion on mental health and addictions services in Newf... March 10, 2017
Navantia signs agreement with Marine Institute March 9, 2017
Marine Institute to host scholarship and awards March 8, 2017
Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences introduces internationa... March 2, 2017
Historic research-based PhD and masterís programs introduced at F... March 2, 2017
Memorial University celebrating Pharmacist Awareness Month March 1, 2017

February 2017

Subject Date
Federal funding brings new research equipment to Memorial Feb. 28, 2017
Industrial Research Chair established at Memorial University to i... Feb. 28, 2017
Premiere of documentary film Atiku Napeu ó The Caribou Man Feb. 23, 2017
Love your partner, love yourself Feb. 9, 2017
Housing and its relationship to Newfoundland and Labradorís mobil... Feb. 2, 2017

January 2017

Subject Date
SPARKS Literary Festival this weekend Jan. 31, 2017
PSA: How does the role of engineering promote gender equality in ... Jan. 30, 2017
Eastern Health and Memorial University of Newfoundland advise of ... Jan. 30, 2017
The worms that turned the oceans Jan. 30, 2017
Nautical skills competition to test knowledge and build leadershi... Jan. 26, 2017
PSA: SPARKS Literary Festival rescheduled Jan. 20, 2017
PSA: SPARKS Literary Festival this weekend Jan. 19, 2017
Gallery celebrating 25th anniversary of visual arts graduates Jan. 13, 2017
Memorial University composer, chemist receive Terra Nova Young In... Jan. 12, 2017
Respected pharmacist to be honoured at White Coat Ceremony Jan. 10, 2017
PSA: Spring application to graduate deadline looming for Memorial... Jan. 9, 2017
Memorial MBA students win international business competition Jan. 9, 2017
St. Johnís campus launches Winter Welcome for new students Jan. 4, 2017

December 2016

Subject Date
Preventing stroke with the right test at the right time Dec. 19, 2016
Memorial University releases President's Report 2016 Dec. 15, 2016
Memorial University researcher claims prestigious Arctic Inspirat... Dec. 9, 2016
Ethnomusicologist named Canada Research Chair at Memorial Univers... Dec. 2, 2016
Memorial University to hold Dec. 6 vigil Dec. 2, 2016
The Board of Regents to commission governance review Dec. 1, 2016

November 2016

Subject Date
Pharmacy researchers launch community partnership Nov. 30, 2016
PSA: Public lecture about how risks are determined for natural di... Nov. 28, 2016
Marine Institute to host its largest scholarship and awards prese... Nov. 22, 2016
Memorial University sociologist part of group issuing progress re... Nov. 18, 2016
Finding the recipe for entrepreneurial success Nov. 17, 2016
Town hall meeting on climate change and the green economy in Newf... Nov. 16, 2016
Concern about overuse of antibiotics in Newfoundland and Labrador Nov. 15, 2016
Memorial University president to address Board of Trade Nov. 14, 2016
Memorial University releases campus safety app Nov. 9, 2016
Memorial University to host Their Royal Highnesses the Crown Prin... Nov. 9, 2016
Marine Institute to hold Remembrance Day ceremony Nov. 9, 2016
Electrical and computer engineering conference marks 25th anniver... Nov. 8, 2016
Memorial University to hold Ceremony of Remembrance on the St. Jo... Nov. 7, 2016
Marine Institute to host fifth annual Model Boat Race Nov. 3, 2016
Theatrical interpretation of 1916 Easter Rising Nov. 2, 2016

October 2016

Subject Date
PSA: Memorial one of six universities to partner on groundbreakin... Oct. 31, 2016
Six Canadian universities partner on groundbreaking health promot... Oct. 31, 2016
PSA: Examining ecological, social, cultural and economic sustaina... Oct. 27, 2016
Geography professor co-authors report on harmful chemicals in Can... Oct. 26, 2016
PSA: Fifty years of exercise training science: What's old? What's... Oct. 24, 2016
PSA: Get social with Memorial Universityís fall graduates Oct. 19, 2016
Memorial University to hold fall convocation ceremonies in St. Jo... Oct. 18, 2016
PSA: Three Minute Thesis competition Oct. 17, 2016
Genesis Centre announces hiring of two entrepreneurs-in-residence Oct. 17, 2016
PSA: Memorial Universityís Harris Centre hosting Southwestern New... Oct. 14, 2016
PSA: Memorial Universityís artists-in-residence to perform Oct. 14, 2016
Empowering entrepreneurship: Three technology companies graduate ... Oct. 14, 2016
Genesis Centre to hold graduation ceremony Oct. 13, 2016
Solving the mystery of 570-million-year-old Mistaken Point fossil... Oct. 13, 2016
Memorial University to present 35th annual Alumni Tribute Awards Oct. 12, 2016
Photo exhibit: Making the Journey Oct. 12, 2016
PSA: Call for entries at Memorial University Botanical Garden Oct. 11, 2016
PSA: Hops and Beer Night at Memorial University Botanical Garden Oct. 11, 2016
Opening of simulation space to highlight School of Nursing 50th a... Oct. 11, 2016
PSA: Call for scarecrows at Memorial University Botanical Garden Oct. 7, 2016
PSA: Canadaís 150th celebrations at Memorial University Botanical... Oct. 7, 2016
Students to present artwork representing Inuit values to Faculty ... Oct. 7, 2016
PSA: Dialogue on Social Licence to Operate: A public forum Oct. 6, 2016
All clear given: RNC detains single male after reports of suspici... Oct. 6, 2016
Right treatment, right patient, right time Oct. 6, 2016
Program launch for improved quality care Oct. 5, 2016
Enactus Memorial wins world cup Oct. 3, 2016

September 2016

Subject Date
PSA: Memorial University and Community Foundation of N.L. launch ... Sept. 29, 2016
Memorialís St. Johnís campus designated Fair Trade Campus Sept. 29, 2016
PSA: Body works exhibit returns to Memorial University Sept. 28, 2016
PSA: Reading by Sara Tilley, Memorialís writer-in-residence Sept. 28, 2016
Film Screening: The Millennial Dream Sept. 28, 2016
Memorial students and alumni invited to Career and Graduate Schoo... Sept. 27, 2016
Enactus Memorial to compete for world cup in Toronto Sept. 27, 2016
Labrador Institute and Town of Happy Valley-Goose Bay collaborate... Sept. 22, 2016
PSA: Air plant workshop at the Memorial University Botanical Gard... Sept. 20, 2016
PSA: Orchids 101 at the Memorial University Botanical Garden Sept. 20, 2016
Memorialís Battery Facility renovation continues Sept. 20, 2016
PSA: Message Control and Canadian Democracy Sept. 19, 2016
Memorial University and partners celebrate Science Literacy Week Sept. 15, 2016
Merchant Navy Day commemoration Sept. 14, 2016
First International Indigenous Intern named by Memorial Universit... Sept. 13, 2016
Help pick Most Valuable Pitch during Genesis Centre event Sept. 8, 2016
Two first-year Memorial students awarded Schulich Leader Scholars... Sept. 8, 2016
Four alumni to be recognized for outstanding achievements Sept. 7, 2016
PSA: Application deadline approaching for Genesis Centre program Sept. 7, 2016
Cold, wet and world class: Memorial Universityís COASTS initiativ... Sept. 2, 2016
Memorial University briefing regarding Canada First Research Exce... Sept. 2, 2016