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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August 2008

Memorial University hosts appreciation BBQ for faculty, staff and retirees Aug. 28
Canadian Merchant Navy Veterans Association to hold Merchant Navy Memorial Service at Marine Institute Aug. 26
Memorial University Alumni elect board members Aug. 21
Think Green Olympians prepare to test their skills Aug. 21
Grenfell: Grenfell College endeavours to help students find off-campus housing Aug. 21
Grenfell: Historical studies prof examines why Britain agreed to the French and American shores Aug. 19
Memorial University gets ready to welcome students Aug. 18
PSA: The Johnson GEO CENTRE will host a public lecture titled Building Stones in St. John’s and Vicinity Aug. 14
Statement from the Board of Regents Aug. 13
Award-winning research in unknown area of Labrador Aug. 6
Statements from the Board of Regents of Memorial University of Newfoundland Aug. 6
Festival helps infuse Memorial University with pool of new musical talent Aug. 6
Memorial University of Newfoundland graduate recipient of special award Aug. 5
Statement from Eddy Campbell, acting president and vice-chancellor, Memorial University of Newfoundland Aug. 1
SERT Centre gearing up for Firefit Competition Aug. 1

July 2008

PSA: Class cancellation for July 30, 2008 July 30
PSA: Voting continues for alumni representatives on Memorial’s Board of Regents July 30
Ocean researchers share findings off Newfoundland coast July 28
Rothermere Fellowship helps us feel more secure July 24
Memorial University seeks nominations for the next Galbraith lecturer July 24
PSA: Memorial University alumni can make a difference July 17
Grenfell: “Be a Part from the Start” at Grenfell College July 16
PSA: Voting for the alumni representatives on the Board of Regents July 15
It’s registration time at Memorial University July 11
Chemistry expert to lecture on the science of the scare July 10
PSA: Chemistry expert to lecture on the science of the scare at Memorial University July 10
$12,500 scholarship to build Newfoundland-Ireland connection July 9
$12,500 scholarship to build Newfoundland-Ireland connection July 9
Grenfell PSA: The Great Book of Gaelic exhibition continues at SWGC Art Gallery July 9
PSA: The Johnson GEO CENTRE to host a public lecture on fossils in downtown St. John’s July 8
Eastern Edge Robotics team take top spot at International ROV Competition July 3
Learning disabilities research starts a new chapter, thanks to Memorial researchers July 3
Harris Centre forum continues debate with question on the role of volunteer in regional service July 3
Marine Institute to host International Marine Simulation Conference July 2

June 2008

Memorial University of Newfoundland communications recognized with national and provincial awards June 27
Memorial University applauds government’s choice for new chancellor June 27
PSA: New extended summer hours at The Johnson GEO CENTRE June 27
PSA: Deadline approaching for Memorial University graduates to serve on Board of Regents June 27
Deadline approaching for Memorial University graduates to serve on Board of Regents June 26
PSA: MUN Childcare Centre to be closed for the morning on June 27 June 26
EDEN bequeathed upon Memorial University June 24
Marine Institute employee wins award for student services June 20
Memorial University reminds students they need @mun.ca e-mail account for registration June 20
Provincial teams heading to International Underwater Robot Competition June 20
PSA: If you’re not @mun, then you’re not at MUN June 20
Memorial University and the College of the North Atlantic to host national Student Affairs and Services conference June 19
Conclusion of Interprofessional Education Project June 19
The Fisheries and Marine Institute Supports Cause to obtain equipment to find drowning victims June 18
School of Human Kinetics and Recreation Allied Health Services is holding an open house June 18
PSA: Memorial University campus road closure June 18
Conflict resolution program offered at Memorial University June 17
The Fisheries and Marine Institute supports cause to obtain equipment to find drowning victims June 16
A Canadian first: Distance Education and Learning Technologies achieves certification to ISO June 13
Explorer Dr. Robert Ballard opens New Immersion Presents Theatre at the Fisheries and Marine Institute of Memorial University June 13
PSA: Memorial University’s spring convocation ceremonies will be broadcast on Rogers Television June 12
Explorer Dr. Robert Ballard to open new Immersion Presents Theatre at the Fisheries and Marine Institute June 11
The Fisheries and Marine Institute of Memorial University to hold Graduation, Friday, June 13, at 2 p.m June 11
Change opens degree for fish harvesters June 11
Innovative public forum poses the next question on regional boards and councils June 10
PSA: Fathers rock at the Johnson GEO CENTRE June 10
PSA: Free public lecture titled Deep Sea Exploration to be held at the Johnson GEO CENTRE June 10
PSA: Calgary Newfoundland and Labrador Affinity Dinner June 10
Grenfell College to hold information session for Master’s Certificate in Project Management June 10
The Fisheries and Marine Institute of Memorial University sponsors new Regatta shell June 6
The Fisheries and Marine Institute and Ocean Net Ink agreement for a healthier marine environment June 6
Macbeth on stage and in print June 5
The Fisheries and Marine Institute to Sponsor New Regatta Shell June 5
Distance Education and Learning Technologies receives two national marketing awards from CAUCE June 4
National Maritime College of Ireland to visit the Fisheries and Marine Institute June 3
Using the Pacific Ocean to understand the Atlantic June 3
PSA: Anniversary celebration at the Johnson GEO CENTRE June 2

May 2008

News deans, director appointed May 30
$350,000 investment in the Faculty of Business May 30
PSA: Classical and folk music collide for unique concert May 28
New debate emerging on regional governance: Harris Centre launches public forum May 27
Public lecture titled Icebergs May 27
Grenfell: The Great Book of Gaelic on its way to North America; schedule of events now available for exhibition and festival May 27
CMA Newfoundland & Labrador expands partnership with Faculty of Business through major donation May 26
Memorial University’s spring convocation 2008: student success stories May 26
Regional Boards and Councils: What are they good for? Harris Centre launches public forum on regional governance May 26
WISE NL seeks female applicants for student employment program May 22
Memorial University to hold spring convocation ceremonies next week May 22
Memorial University’s Harris Centre to launch online public forum on regional governance May 21
Members of Memorial University community aim to conqueror Africa’s highest peak May 21
Up and away: Members of Memorial University community to conqueror Africa’s highest peak May 21
Memorial University group promotes going green to get active May 16
World Hepatitis Day 2008 May 15
ACE Memorial named national champions for the third consecutive year May 15
Memorial University president to visit Stephenville and Corner Brook May 14
Harris Centre to host event on major project development on the Burin Peninsula May 14
PSA: Summer Hours at the Johnson Geo Centre May 13
Memorial University to host event on Aboriginal governance in Labrador May 12
Saskatchewan teachers to discuss role of teachers in curriculum revision at public lecture May 12
ACE Memorial defend their national title May 12
PSA: Saskatchewan teachers to discuss role of teachers in curriculum revision at public lecture May 12
PSA: Moms Rock at The Johnson Geo Centre May 8
Memorial University co-sponsors teacher recruitment fair May 7
Memorial University to host event on Aboriginal governance in Labrador May 7
Memorial University music students spread their love of opera to school children May 5
Regional ROV Competition a success May 5
Memorial University of Newfoundland researchers examine ways to curb obesity May 5
Memorial to Host Symposium 2008: Post Confederation Educational Reform, From Rhetoric to Reality May 2
Memorial University to continue accepting education students from Nova Scotia May 2
Newfoundland and Labrador Students Learn about “Hot Springs in the Seafloor” in Underwater Robot Competition May 2

April 2008

Memorial University receives national recognition for online and distance expertise April 30
The Fisheries and Marine Institute welcomes underwater robot competition May 2-3 April 30
Arts for Health workshop open to public April 30
PSA: Friends of MUN Botanical Garden annual spring clean-up postponed April 30
PSA: 26th Annual Alumni Golf Tournament 2008 April 30
Botanical Garden hosts national kick-off for International Compost Awareness Week April 28
Fisheries and Marine Institute’s Safety and Emergency Response Training Centre holds first military firefighting graduation ceremony April 24
The Marine Institute launches new ROV program for high school graduates April 24
ACE Memorial officially re-opens Moulder of Dreams April 24
Physics professor wins 2008 Petro-Canada Young Innovator Award April 23
Marine Institute’s Safety and Emergency Response Training Centre holds first military graduation April 23
ACE Memorial officially re-opens Moulder of Dreams April 22
Symposium 2008: Post-Confederation Educational Reform: From Rhetoric to Reality April 22
MUN Brass Quintet to present concerts and workshops in Labrador West April 21
Biotechnology whiz kids square off in Newfoundland and Labrador competition April 21
Grenfell – Grenfell College professor’s book examines the development of high technology in Ottawa April 21
Rural Education Award for Memorial University’s medical school April 18
Memorial University group hosts huge yard sale this weekend April 17
Memorial University researcher takes lead role in international colloquium April 17
Indigenous music and dance focus of symposium organized by Memorial University of Newfoundland and the University of Toronto April 17
PSA: Huge community yard sale set for this weekend April 17
Faculty of Business celebrates Partners Dinner April 16
Information session to explore the educational opportunities of Second Life April 15
Respected group raises money for Memorial University scholarships April 14
Business students capture second place finish in international competition April 14
PSA: Under the Southern Cross: The 7th annual wine tasting evening – May 16 April 14
PSA: A marvelous country to paint April 14
Giant book sale raises money for Memorial University scholarships April 14
Grenfell – Annual fourth-year exhibition opens at Grenfell art gallery April 14
Grenfell – April Rabbit features up-and-coming local talent April 14
Grenfell – All Nighters: Fourth-year exhibition to open at Sir Wilfred Grenfell College Art Gallery April 14
Memorial Geography researcher leads a forum on living with lead April 11
Galbraith Lecture in Public Policy April 11
Safer soil community forum April 11
Memorial announces latest honorary degree recipients April 11
PSA: Safer Soil Community Forum April 11
Grenfell – Sir Wilfred Grenfell College to offer full first-year engineering program April 11
Memorial University and Dalhousie to cooperate on Bachelor of Education April 9
Poetry award honours up-and-coming literary stars April 8
Faculty of Arts Linking Up with Labrador April 8
Memorial University set to host competition for young science lovers April 8
New Associate Professor of Ocean Technology at Memorial University April 7
And the best ranter is… April 7
Memorial University student garners prestigious fellowship April 7
Memorial University hosting Rant Like Rick Awards Ceremony today April 7
Faculty of Business announces Alumni and Entrepreneur of the Year April 7
Prime Minister of Iceland to lecture at Memorial April 4
PSA: Galbraith Lecture April 4
PSA: Charity auction for Childcare Centre April 3
PSA: 27th Annual Alumni Tribute Awards April 3
Grenfell – Ferriss Hodgett Library invites students to study around the clock April 2
PSA:Memorial University to host Rant Like Rick Awards Ceremony April 1
PSA: The Barbarian Invasions to screen as part of global cinema series April 1

March 2008

PSA: A marvelous country to paint March 31
Memorial University recognizes efforts of its volunteers March 28
PSA: A marvelous country to paint March 28
Grenfell – Medieval meets The Matrix: Theatre program presents the 2008 graduating production of Richard III March 28
Grenfell – Grenfell professor’s book examines sexual abuse through the real experiences of women March 27
PSA: Curling bonspiel registration deadline March 25
Reception to celebrate CMA Canada’s accreditation of Memorial’s bachelor of commerce degree March 24
PSA: Giant book sale March 24
Grenfell – Memorial University Board of Regents to meet in Corner Brook March 24
Mainstream Canada visiting Marine Institute to recruit students, graduates March 20
Memorial University salutes co-operative education March 20
Marine Institute awards spring scholarships March 20
Churchill Falls renewal clause subject of research paper March 19
Public lecture to analyze ethics and the Rwandan massacre March 19
PSA: Red Road to screen as part of Global Cinema Series March 19
PSA: Public lecture to analyze ethics and the Rwandan massacre March 19
Grenfell – Classical Theatre and History in Film presents Academy Award nominated "Iphigenia" March 19
Grenfell – First annual Research Blitz at Grenfell College March 19
Grenfell – Turn off your lights for Earth Hour March 19
Spring field trip reinforces Newfoundland connection to Italy March 14
Expert in occupation and environmental medicine visiting Memorial University March 14
Grenfell – Special Family Art Saturday: Puppets! March 13
PSA: A Lesson in Nursing: Teaching Health in The Gambia March 12
PSA: Social Work Week public presentation March 11
ACE Memorial wins regional competition, moves on to nationals March 10
Grenfell – Drawapalooza at Grenfell College! March 10
Applied research and students focus of Marine Institute’s growth and expansion March 7
PSA: Women and Careers: What’s Holding You Back? March 7
Grenfell – Grenfell College Speakers Series - bonus presentation March 7
Ground breaking tech firm to graduate from Genesis Centre March 6
Global voices come to Memorial University March 5
Changing the face of cancer services through telehealth March 5
Memorial University set to host climate change conference in Labrador March 5
PSA-Global voices come to Memorial University March 5
Memorial University students get street map for their future March 4
Memorial University students get street map for their future March 4
PSA: 10th Annual Curling Bonspiel March 4
Changing the face of cancer services through telehealth March 3
43rd annual Business Day March 3
Gene discovery may lead to cure for broken hearts March 3
Memorial University student journalist lands top national job March 3
Grenfell – Grenfell Theatre Department presents A Dream Play March 3
Grenfell – Canada’s poet laureate to read at Sir Wilfred Grenfell College March 3

February 2008

Explorer Dr. Robert Ballard uses thrill of live scientific expeditions to hook St. John’s kids on green careers Feb. 28
Poetry is “language off the leash” says Pratt lecturer Feb. 28
Grenfell – Pop culture meets quilting: soft block/hard edge Feb. 27
Newfoundland researchers discover gene responsible for deadly heart condition Feb. 26
PSA: Memorial University’s 40th annual Pratt Lecture Feb. 26
PSA: Memorial University hosts information session for prospective students in Gambo Feb. 26
Grenfell – Special viewing of film with presentation by decorated US army member Feb. 22
Become Your Future contest winners announced Feb. 21
Grenfell – Family Art Saturday: A New Way to Make Art Feb. 21
Grenfell – Corner Brook Book Launch: Randy Maggs’ Night Work: The Sawchuk Poems Feb. 21
Difficult decision by Brain Storm winner Feb. 20
PSA: Applications being accepted for the library award Feb. 20
New Harlow program offered in 2008 Feb. 18
PSA: Public lecture to discuss strengths and weaknesses of scientific worldview Feb. 18
PSA: Memorial University hosts information session for prospective students in Ferryland Feb. 18
Memorial University archival material gets new life Feb. 18
PSA: Memorial University hosts information session for prospective students in Gander Feb. 18
Memorial University mourns death of first principal of Grenfell College Feb. 15
PSA: Memorial University hosts information session for prospective students in Grand Falls Feb. 15
PSA: Memorial University hosts information session for prospective students in Lewisporte Feb. 15
PSA: Public lecture at Memorial University on ethics Feb. 15
Memorial geologist to be featured at the Geo Centre Feb. 14
Grenfell – Theatre program presents a “chamber production” of Anton Chekhov’s Three Sisters Feb. 14
Rant Like Rick campaign is back Feb. 13
Young scientists converge at Memorial University Feb. 13
Memorial University unveils new archival website Feb. 13
PSA: Young scientists converge at Memorial University Feb. 13
New research on violence in Canadian advertising Feb. 12
ACE Memorial presents the Think Green Olympics Feb. 11
Provincial Brain Storm to take place this weekend Feb. 11
Memorial University professor receives major award Feb. 8
PSA: Memorial University hosts information session for prospective students in Clarenville Feb. 8
PSA:Memorial University hosts information session for prospective students in Bonavista Feb. 8
PSA: Memorial University hosts information session for prospective students in St. John’s Feb. 8
PSA: Dining etiquette essentials Feb. 8
PSA: Come skate with us! Feb. 8
Industry leaders talk about career opportunities in the marine transportation and oil and gas sectors Feb. 7
PSA: Film shoot on Memorial University’s St. John’s Campus Feb. 7
Nominations being accepted for MUN Volunteer Day 2008 Feb. 6
Musical lineage traced in new issue of Memorial journal Feb. 5
Industry leaders gather to talk about career opportunities in the marine transportation and oil and gas sectors Feb. 5
PSA: Labrador’s Moravian musical legacy focus of special lecture Feb. 5
PSA: Memorial University hosts information session for prospective students in Marystown Feb. 4
PSA: Memorial University hosts information session for prospective students in Arnold’s Cove Feb. 4
PSA: Next meeting for the Canadian Federation of University Women Feb. 4
Grenfell – Visiting artist Reinhard Reitzenstein to give public lecture Feb. 1

January 2008

PSA: Memorial University hosts information session for prospective students in Grand Bank Jan. 31
PSA: Memorial University hosts information session for prospective students in St. Lawrence Jan. 31
Acting-president addresses St. John’s rotary club Jan. 30
PSA: Class cancellation for Jan. 30, 2008 Jan. 29
PSA: Class cancellations for Jan. 25, 2008 Jan. 25
PSA: Sea-Hawks volleyball games cancelled for Jan. 25, 2008 Jan. 25
PSA: Class cancellation for Jan. 25, 2008 Jan. 25
PSA: Class cancellations for Jan. 25, 2008 Jan. 25
PSA: Class cancellations for Jan. 25, 2008 Jan. 25
PSA: Class cancellations for Jan. 25, 2008 Jan. 25
PSA: Class cancellation for Jan. 25, 2008 Jan. 25
PSA: Class cancellation for Jan. 25, 2008 Jan. 25
PSA: Class cancellation for Jan. 25, 2008 Jan. 25
PSA: Class cancellations for Jan. 25, 2008 Jan. 25
PSA: Class cancellation for Jan. 24 2008 Jan. 24
Grenfell – Fine arts faculty encourage support of local artist Jan. 24
Memorial University researchers and alumni receive millions in AIF funding Jan. 23
Grenfell – Grenfell’s Theatre Department announces winter 2008 season Jan. 22
Distance course gets national attention Jan. 21
Grand opening of new home for Memorial University research centre Jan. 21
Memorial researchers complete child health studies Jan. 18
Grenfell – Well-known Canadian artists to visit Grenfell College Jan. 18
Naval Cadets graduate from Memorial University’s Marine Institute Jan. 17
Global cinema comes to Marine Institute Jan. 17
PSA: Class cancellation for Jan. 17 2008 Jan. 17
Grenfell – PSA: Family Art Saturday: Stories and Art in Furnace Cove Jan. 17
Memorial University students to camp-out in the Queen Elizabeth II Library to raise money for literacy Jan. 15
Memorial University research unit moves to new facility Jan. 15
PSA: Class cancellation for Jan. 15 2008 Jan. 15
Grenfell – Community Education program aims to help managers be better coaches Jan. 15
PSA: Memorial University research centre offers public tours Jan. 14
PSA: Memorial University event celebrates local music Jan. 14
PSA: Memorial University research centre offers public workshops Jan. 14
Harris Centre hosts public discussion on post-secondary education and development Jan. 11
PSA: Class cancellation for Jan. 11 2008 Jan. 11
PSA: Class cancellation for Jan. 10 2008 Jan. 10
Acclaimed author and Memorial Alumnus back on campus as writer in residence Jan. 9
Memorial University discussion focuses on post-secondary education and development Jan. 9
PSA: Class cancellations for Jan. 10 2008 Jan. 9
PSA: Class cancellation for Jan. 10 2008 Jan. 9
PSA: Class cancellations for Jan. 9, 2008 Jan. 9
PSA: Class cancellation for Jan. 8, 2008 Jan. 8
PSA: Class cancellations for Jan. 8, 2008 Jan. 8
PSA: Class cancellation for Jan. 8, 2008 Jan. 8
Grenfell – Grenfell degree highlighted in national environmental journal Jan. 7
Acting President has strong connection to Memorial Jan. 4
Memorial University’s Harris Centre holds public discussion focusing on post-secondary education Jan. 4
PSA: New art exhibit opens at Memorial University Jan. 4
PSA: Canadian Federation of University Women holds next meeting Jan. 3

December 2007

Grenfell - Grenfell College Art Gallery is first North American stop for Irish and Scottish national treasure Dec. 21
Memorial University’s Faculty of Medicine on brink of expansion Dec. 20
Memorial University of Newfoundland appoints director of co-operative education Dec. 20
Memorial University operating hours during the holiday season Dec. 17
MedicLINK Systems Ltd. graduates from Genesis Centre Dec. 17
PSA: Reminder: MedicLINK graduation going ahead today Dec. 17
Memorial University hosts reception for out-going president Dec. 13
Award-winning MedicLINK to graduate from Genesis Centre Dec. 13
Memorial University recognizes international Ice Sheets Day Dec. 11
Engineering students get significant boost from record-setting donation Dec. 10
PSA: Largest ever personal donation to Memorial to be announced today Dec. 10
Annual Alumni Family Holiday Movie Dec. 10
PSA: Public invited to help with the Harris Centre’s Strategic Action Plan Dec. 7
Largest ever personal donation to Memorial to be announced Dec. 6
Memorial Candle Light Service Dec. 4
Memorial University music professor accepts major award Dec. 3

November 2007

Memorial University to hold Dec. 6 Vigil Nov. 30
PSA: Memorial University to mark anniversary Nov. 30
Pedestrian Distribution wins ACE Memorial Innovation Challenge Nov. 29
PSA: Class cancellation for Nov. 29, 2007 Nov. 29
Memorial University arts student latest Rhodes Scholar from this province Nov. 28
Memorial social work students stage show in aid of well-known group Nov. 23
Marine Institute students receive over $81,000 in scholarships Nov. 22
Ships’ Officer Shortage Focus of Marine Seminar Nov. 22
Note to editors: Outstanding faculty and staff recognized at Memorial Nov. 21
Pioneer or Invader? Nationalism in contemporary fiction Nov. 21
Grenfell – The Echoing Years Anthology of Contemporary Canadian and Irish Verse launched in Ireland Nov. 21
Outstanding faculty and staff recognized at Memorial Nov. 20
Grenfell - Romeo and Juliet and A Midsummer Night’s Dream A Shakespeare Extravaganza at the School of Fine Arts November 26 - December 1, 2007 Nov. 20
Grenfell – PSA: VA Harlow Committee ANNUAL SILENT ART AUCTION Nov. 20
Grenfell – PSA: Family Art Saturdays Nov. 20
Monte Carlo Charity Gala this weekend Nov. 19
CMD expands partnership with York University Nov. 19
PSA: Class cancellation for Nov. 21, 2007 Nov. 19
PSA: Class cancellation for Nov. 19 & 21, 2007 Nov. 19
PSA: Art exhibition and sale Nov. 19
Outstanding teachers, researchers and staff members to be honoured by Memorial University of Newfoundland Nov. 16
Memorial University releases 2006-2007 President’s Report Nov. 16
CFI awards more than $600,000 to Memorial University researchers Nov. 16
United weigh: Memorial University partners with the Telegram to help local charities Nov. 15
PSA: Class cancellation for Nov. 16, 2007 Nov. 15
Statement from Memorial University – Incident Nov. 13, 2007, of student with a pellet gun on campus Nov. 14
PSA: Class cancellation for Nov. 14, 2007 Nov. 14
Grenfell – PSA: SWGC Art Gallery video exhibition Nov. 14
Memorial University to host session on health care and workshop on regional development in Exploits Valley region Nov. 13
New film course takes a close-up of Russia Nov. 13
Faculty of Business receives CMA accreditation Nov. 9
Public lecture on community responses to climate change to be held at Memorial Nov. 8
Memorial University’s Harris Centre releases report on economic development benefits of oil and gas Industry in Newfoundland and Labrador Nov. 8
Marine Institute to hold Remembrance Day ceremony Nov. 8
New research on seniors’ housing revealed Nov. 8
Grenfell – PSA: International Education Week activities at Sir Wilfred Grenfell College Nov. 8
Grenfell – PSA: Public lectures by visiting art professor Nov. 8
Grenfell – International exhibition of lithographs opens at the Grenfell College Art Gallery Nov. 8
Grenfell – Filmmaker to screen highly acclaimed seal hunt film at Grenfell College Nov. 8
Grenfell – PSA: International exhibition opens at the Grenfell Gallery Nov. 8
Memorial alumni gather in Ottawa Nov. 7
Speaking of engineering… Nov. 6
Promoting health through partnership Nov. 6
New research on seniors’ housing: are we at risk? Nov. 6
PSA: Speaking of engineering… Nov. 6
Grenfell – PSA: An illustrated talk by Canadian artist Edith Dakovic Nov. 6
Grenfell – Measuring radioactivity in the home: nuclear physicist to speak at Grenfell College Nov. 6
Grenfell – Grenfell student shares experiences from print shop co-op placement Nov. 6
Grenfell – Gateway West helps establish stagecraft business in western Newfoundland Nov. 6
The Fisheries and Marine Institute announces head of new School of Ocean Technology Nov. 2
Lecturer to champion the value of local dialects Nov. 2
Memorial University to host session on sustainable development and workshop on regional development in the Irish Loop Nov. 2
PSA: Class cancellation for Nov. 2, 2007 Nov. 2
Local Dialects and the Myth of Inferiority Nov. 2
International expert to speak on the role of communities in addressing climate change Nov. 1
PSA: Special student exhibition featuring health and social issues Nov. 1

October 2007

PSA: Free Public Lecture: Seniors' Housing – Are We At Risk? Oct. 31
A look at current concerns for the Provincial Advisory Council on the Status of Women Oct. 30
Grenfell – PSA: Help Grenfell College “paint with light” Oct. 26
Memorial University community partners with United Way to help other charities Oct. 25
PSA: Class cancellations for Oct. 25, 2007 Oct. 25
PSA: Class cancellations for Oct. 25, 2007 Oct. 25
Grenfell – Help Grenfell College “paint with light” Oct. 25
Canada Foundation for Innovation celebrates its 10th anniversary at Memorial University Oct. 24
PSA: Class cancellations for Oct. 25, 2007 Oct. 24
PSA: Rogers broadcast schedule for fall convocation Oct. 24
Grenfell - Sir Wilfred Grenfell College student awarded Canada Millennium Scholarship Oct. 24
26th Annual Alumni Tribute Awards Oct. 23
PSA: Class cancellation for Oct. 23, 2007 Oct. 23
PSA: Class cancellation for Oct. 23, 2007 Oct. 23
PSA: Internationally acclaimed writer Jane Urquhart to read at Memorial Oct. 23
Memorial University hosts Rant like Rick finals Oct. 22
Grenfell – PSA: Pool to remain closed until winter semester Oct. 22
Memorial University launches MUNdays 2007 next week Oct. 19
Speaking of engineering… Oct. 19
Memorial’s president to step down in December to take new post; VP (academic) to serve as interim president Oct. 19
PSA: Class cancellation for Oct. 22, 2007 Oct. 19
PSA: Speaking of engineering… Oct. 19
Grenfell - Annual "I Fell for Grenfell" celebration starts next week! Oct. 19
President and CEO of the Canada Foundation for Innovation visits Memorial University Oct. 18
Opinion survey indicates people of the province view their university positively and place higher value on higher education than Canadian counterparts Oct. 18
Environmental Uncertainty: Past, Present and Future Oct. 17
PSA: Explore the 2007 Provincial Election and Beyond Oct. 17
PSA: Class cancellation for Oct. 19, 2007 Oct. 17
New Memorial University alliance to study globalization, youth and habitat in coastal communities Oct. 16
Memorial University to hold fall convocation ceremonies in St. John's on Oct. 19 Oct. 16
Grenfell - Irish grad students find new research experience at Grenfell College Oct. 16
Memorial University celebrates MUNdays 2007 Oct. 15
Second in the world: ACE Memorial wins big in the SIFE World Cup Oct. 15
Faculty of Medicine celebrates 40th anniversary Oct. 15
Waste reduction week Oct. 15, 2007 Oct. 15
Engineers Without Borders “Beat the Crap Out of Poverty” Oct. 15
Grenfell - Sir Wilfred Grenfell College’s theatre program opens 2007-08 season with Les Liaisons Dangereuses Oct. 15
ACE Memorial advances in the SIFE World Cup Oct. 12
Saturday Nite Jamboree: New CD released by Memorial University’s Research Centre for Music, Media and Place Oct. 12
Grenfell - Grenfell Art Gallery partners in Collecting Culture Workshop in McIvers Oct. 11
Grenfell - Collecting Culture Workshop Oct. 11
Memorial researcher looks into the benefits of wind as an alternative energy source Oct. 10
Grenfell - Visiting writer and performer Robert Priest at The Barroom (Jennifer's) on Broadway Oct. 10
Memorial students taking on the world in the Big Apple Oct. 9
PSA: Acclaimed authors headline the English Department’s fall readings 2007 Oct. 9
PSA: Public Forum on Women’s Health Oct. 9
Follow the footsteps of a regiment with Kevin Major Oct. 5
PSA: President of Nunatsiavut to speak at Memorial in St. John’s Oct. 5
Grenfell - Grenfell grads to cross the stage for the first time at fall convocation Oct. 5
Board of Regents ratifies new collective agreement with MUNFA Oct. 4
PSA: Class cancellation for Oct. 4, 2007 Oct. 4
ACE Memorial showcases award winning projects Oct. 3
PSA: Acclaimed scholar to bring 18th century Scottish ballads to life Oct. 3
Grenfell - First Nations artist to speak at Grenfell College Oct. 3
Grenfell - Grenfell professor wins prestigious chemistry education award Oct. 3
Grenfell - PSA: Visiting writer Colin McAdam to read from his work in Corner Brook Oct. 3
Memorial University Engineering students design a new Strait of Belle Isle ferry Oct. 2
Grenfell students invited to Rant like Rick Oct. 2
PSA: Class cancellation for Oct. 1, 2007 Oct. 1
PSA: Class cancellations for Oct. 1, 2007 Oct. 1

September 2007

Memorial University holds auditions next week for unique contest Sept. 27
Alumni Tribute Award recipients announced Sept. 27
PSA: Class cancellation for September 27, 2007 Sept. 27
PSA: MUN Project Green hosts public forum on the environment Sept. 26
PSA: Dr. Nigel Rusted Lecture in the Medical Humanities Sept. 26
PSA: Grenfell College Career Fair 2007 to connect grads with employers Sept. 26
Grenfell - Grenfell College Career Fair 2007 to connect grads with employers Sept. 26
Eighth annual Career Fair takes place at Memorial University Sept. 25
PSA: Debate on predicting preterm birth Sept. 25
Grenfell Grenfell College’s theatre program announces 20th season- Sept. 25
Memorial volunteers needed for unique program Sept. 21
Spooky actions at a distance: Physics lecture takes on Einstein Sept. 20
PSA: Spooky actions at a distance: Physics lecture takes on Einstein Sept. 20
Grenfell - Latest exhibition explores the landscape, heritage and culture of Newfoundland Sept. 20
Grenfell - Exhibition season launch Sept. 20
Memorial students move to create greener university Sept. 19
Memorial University’s newest Canada Research Chair will focus on healthy aging Sept. 19
Memorial University science program visits Happy Valley-Goose Bay schools Sept. 17
Grenfell - Sir Wilfred Grenfell College Visiting Artist – Michael Flaherty and the Bicycle Rehabilitation Project Sept. 17
New director of Financial and Administrative Services for Memorial Sept. 14
Fry Family Foundation Scholarships Announced at Marine Institute Sept. 14
PSA: Memorial professor Dr. TA Loeffler delivers special presentation Sept. 14
Grenfell - Environmental studies lecture open to public Sept. 14
New director for Labrador Institute Sept. 13
Scholar to examine hooked rugs, naked ladies and ecology Sept. 13
PSA: Scholar to examine hooked rugs, naked ladies and ecology Sept. 13
Memorial linguistics professor receives highest scholarly honour Sept. 12
On common ground: Group from the Philippines visits Memorial University to study fishery moratorium Sept. 12
Research Centre for the Study of Music, Media and Place presents: An Ethnomusicology of Hope Sept. 11
Memorial University researchers urge governments to protect coral habitat Sept. 11
PSA: Election issues 2007 Sept. 11
PSA: Music, Media and Culture series continues at Memorial University Sept. 11
Idle Free Campaign rolls out at Memorial University of Newfoundland Sept. 7
The Rise of Maritime Simulation – Canada's only International Maritime Simulation Conference and Exhibition Sept. 6
Grenfell - Gallery events to celebrate closing of the Francois Project… Sept. 6
Grenfell - British undergrad students get research opportunity of a lifetime at Grenfell College Sept. 6
Grenfell - Orientation activities underway at Sir Wilfred Grenfell College Sept. 6
Memorial University and faculty union (MUNFA) reach tentative agreement Sept. 5

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