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REF NO.: 160

SUBJECT: Our fascination with wild weather focus of special panel discussion at Memorial University

DATE: April 11,2014

Newfoundland and Labrador’s harsh weather will be on the radar when CBC meteorologist Ryan Snoddon hosts a special panel discussion this month featuring Memorial University experts.
Extreme Obsession: Our Love-Hate Relationship with the Weather takes place Wednesday, April 30, at 7:30 p.m. in the Bruneau Centre, room IIC-2001, on the St. John’s campus.
Researchers Dr. Brad deYoung, Department of Physics and Physical Oceanography, Faculty of Science; Dr. Norm Catto, Department of Geography, Faculty of Arts; and Dr. Ken Snelgrove, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science will be a part of the panel discussion.
Mr. Snoddon will emcee the event, which is being organized by the Office of Alumni Affairs and Development.
Tickets are $5 each. To RSVP, email rsvpalumni@mun.ca or call 864-2313.
Parking will be available in lots 17 and 18. A reception will follow.

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For more information, please contact Jeff Green, communications co-ordinator, Office of Alumni Affairs and Development, at 709-864-2479, 687-6493 or jeffg@mun.ca.

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