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REF NO.: 106

SUBJECT: Major contribution from Power Corporation of Canada to Dare To: The Campaign for Memorial University

DATE: April 18

Note to editors:
Dr. Gary Kachanoski, president and vice-chancellor, Memorial University of Newfoundland, will host a news conference on Friday, April 19, to announce a significant contribution to Dare To: The Campaign for Memorial University.
Dr. Kachanoski will be joined by Edward Johnson, vice-president, Power Corporation of Canada, and Dr. Wilfred Zerbe, dean, Faculty of Business Administration, with special guests, alumni, senior university officials, faculty and donors to mark this occasion.
·       Memorial University, atrium, Faculty of Business Administration
Friday, April 19, 11 a.m.
Media representatives are invited to attend. Speeches to begin at 11 a.m. with a reception to follow.

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