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SUBJECT: Memorial Universitys Ceremony of Remembrance to take place Thursday, Nov. 10
DATE: Nov. 9,2011
Members of the public, students, faculty, staff, retirees and alumni are invited to attend the ceremony, which pays special tribute to the 30 former Memorial students who fought and died in the Great Wars.
The universitys public orator and professor emeritus, Shane ODea, will be the master of ceremonies. Dr. Kevin Major, a Memorial University honorary graduate and author, will read from his novel No Mans Land. Memorial President and Vice-Chancellor Dr. Gary Kachanoski will bring remarks on behalf of the university.
Memorial University will be closed Friday, Nov. 11, to mark Remembrance Day. No classes are scheduled for that day.
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