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 2010

MMSB/Memorial University funding announcement Aug. 31
Grenfell: Grenfell student joins the fight against cystic fibrosis Aug. 31
Grenfell: Orientation 2010 dares students to forge their own paths Aug. 31
Memorial University rerouting roadways to accommodate heavy construction vehicle traffic; temporary parking lots will accommodate parking displaced by campus construction Aug. 26
Memorial on Parade reunion Aug. 25
PSA: Memorial service for noted historian Aug. 18
Marine Institute opens Marine Base in Holyrood Aug. 16
Marine Institute to open Marine Base in Holyrood Aug. 13
Memorial scientist returns from Atlantic cruise as part of international marine census Aug. 12
Memorial scientist returns from Atlantic cruise as part of international marine census Aug. 12
Grenfell: Supervisory Skills Development Program prepares current and future leaders Aug. 12
SIFE Memorial launches second Based in Business camp; students help Canadian Forces Members build entrepreneurial skills and ideas Aug. 10
Grenfell: Director of Knowledge Infrastructure Program visits Grenfell campus tours new extension site Aug. 5

July 2010

Telephone exchange transition underway at Memorial University July 29
Marine Institute hosts community open house at Holyrood Marine Base July 27
Changes at International Centre July 26
Memorial’s dean of student affairs honoured with two prestigious awards July 22
Grenfell: Grenfell recruiter participates in international recruitment conference July 22
Grenfell: Exciting, enjoyable and educational Activity Camps underway at Grenfell College July 21
Memorial singled out as best in the world in communications and marketing July 20
Memorial names interim dean to Student Affairs and Services July 16
Memorial names new director to School of Social Work July 16
MI takes part in Students on Ice; summer trek to the Arctic promises to be educational and inspirational for one Marine Institute scholar July 16
Memorial University gaming expert launches new iPhone app July 15
PSA: Application to graduate deadline looming for Memorial students July 7
PSA: Words in Edgewise July 6
Memorial University releases 2010 research report July 6
Marine Institute invites media to view Battle of the Atlantic simulation July 5

June 2010

Dr. Gary Kachanoski begins term as Memorial’s new president and vice-chancellor June 30
Traditional commemoration of The Battle of Beaumont-Hamel - 94th Anniversary June 30
Learning to live with a changing climate June 29
Pender to head Grenfell College Secretariat June 28
Global musicians and dancers to explore meaning of place June 28
PSA: Memorial seeking nominations for community service award June 24
PSA: Road closure advisory June 23
PSA: Rogers TV to broadcast Memorial University convocation sessions across the province June 23
PSA: Rogers TV to broadcast Memorial University convocation sessions across the province June 23
Community Health Outreach office in Grand Falls-Windsor opens June 23
Official opening of Community Health Outreach office in Grand Falls-Windsor June 22
National Aboriginal Day celebrations at Memorial University June 22
Marine Institute to open Marine Base in Holyrood Cancelled June 22
Grenfell: Poole family honoured for scholarship donation June 22
Rogers TV to broadcast Memorial University convocation sessions June 18
Marine Institute organizes beach cleanup in Eastport June 18
Marine Institute to open Marine Base in Holyrood June 18
Education students receive vote of confidence June 18
Canadian Parents for French recognizes members of Memorial community June 18
The Fisheries and Marine Institute of Memorial University to hold graduation June 17
Memorial to host international business competition June 17
PSA: Global musicians and dancers to explore meaning of place at Memorial June 16
Faculty of Education researchers take home international award June 16
Alumni gather in Halifax to celebrate Memorial University June 16
Memorial University dominates national award ceremony for communications and marketing June 15
Grenfell: Poole family honoured for scholarship donation June 15
Grenfell: Three summer exhibitions to open Thursday at Grenfell College Art Gallery June 14
Memorial University announces new certificate in regional policy and development June 11
Memorial sponsors international conference on 400th anniversary of founding of Cupids June 11
Pickled red meat associated with increased risk of colorectal cancer June 11
Marine Institute celebrates World Oceans Day 2010 June 10
Memorial University hosts collaborative lecture for World Refugee Day June 10
PSA: 9th Annual Wine Tasting Event June 9
Three GEO board members with ties to Memorial University win national awards June 9
Two Faculty of Education papers shortlisted for international research award June 9
Memorial University to announce new certificate program in regional policy and development June 8
Performers panel explores creativity in Newfoundland and Labrador June 8
Education faculty member to receive national award June 8
Memorial University to announce new certificate program in regional policy and development June 8
Official opening of new Autonomous Ocean Systems Laboratory at Memorial University June 8
Grand opening of new Autonomous Ocean Systems Laboratory at Memorial University June 4
From competition to connection- entrepreneurial networking guru visits Memorial June 4
Award of Recognition for Dr. Max House June 4
Danny Williams thanks Calgary business audience for ongoing support June 3
PSA: Memorial’s 28th Annual Alumni Golf Tournament June 2
Memorial University launches video stories from distance education students June 1
Food security a major challenge in Newfoundland and Labrador June 1
Food security a major challenge in Newfoundland and Labrador June 1
Grenfell PSA: Red Cross instructor courses being offered at Grenfell pool June 1

May 2010

Food security expert to present at Memorial May 28
Memorial University to hold spring convocation ceremonies next week May 21
Grenfell PSA: Grenfell College pool open as usual for holiday weekend May 20
Discovery Days offers opportunity to explore careers in the health sciences May 19
Province recognizes national award for partnership of public education institutions May 19
One of Memorial University’s fastest growing schools gets a new director May 19
Memorial recognizes faculty and staff service contributions at 23rd annual awards event May 19
Yaffle.ca encourages regional engagement through social media May 17
Immersion Learning ™ brings marine mammals of the Arctic live to students in St. John’s May 17
Fisheries safety video launched at Marine Institute May 17
Fisheries safety video to be launched at Marine Institute May 17
PSA: Free Public Lecture at the Johnson GEO CENTRE May 14
PSA: Halifax Affinity Memorial University Dinner scheduled for June 15 May 13
PSA: Memorial seeking nominations for community service award May 13
Memorial seeking nominations for community service award May 13
PSA: QE II library closure May 12
Memorial looking forward to future of privacy protection May 12
Memorial looking forward to future of privacy protection May 12
President of national newspaper association at Memorial-sponsored conference May 11
Memorial hosts Shad Valley May 11
Grenfell: Grenfell to hold spring convocation 2010 May 11
PSA: Career workshop for Memorial alumni May 7
Heritage Collegiate and Clarenville High School tie for first place at regional ROV competition May 4
Public still has plenty of time to help identify research opportunities May 3
Children focus of new environmental lead exposure study May 3

April 2010

Faculty of Medicine to host 2010 Canadian Conference on Medical Education April 29
Faculty of Medicine to host 2010 Canadian Conference on Medical Education April 29
Lead exposure research project set to launch on May 3 April 29
Students learn about the science of undersea volcanoes in underwater robot competition April 29
Grenfell: Grenfell prof obtains grant to investigate Centres on Aging April 29
Memorial University announces Rant like Rick 2010 winners April 27
Business celebrates partners April 27
PSA: Special lecture on geriatric interprofessional education and teamwork April 23
Dr. Reeta Tremblay named president-elect of the Canadian Political Science Association April 23
Grenfell: Boulder Publications is delighted that its book, Birds of Newfoundland: Field Guide, has won the 2010 Best Atlantic-Published Book Award April 23
Rural healthcare issues focus of new study April 22
The Marine Institute welcomes royal visitor April 22
Grenfell: Memorial University seeking input on renaming of Sir Wilfred Grenfell College April 22
Grenfell PSA: Memorial University seeking input on renaming of Sir Wilfred Grenfell College April 22
Princess Royal to be honoured at special convocation April 21
Venture Firm Teams Up with Memorial University’s Atlantic Canada Venture Gateway April 21
Grenfell: Line up announced for Shakespeare's birthday celebration April 21
PSA: Information gathering session: Drinking Water Quality in NL- Identifying Problems, Practices and Policies April 20
PSA: Information gathering session: Drinking Water Quality in NL - Identifying Problems, Practices and Policies April 20
PSA: Canadian Federation of University Women used book sale April 20
Marine Institute launches new master of maritime management program April 20
Faculty of Business announces Alumni and Entrepreneur of the Year April 20
PSA: Memorial’s public consultation scheduled for Labrador postponed April 19
New government support bolsters grad studies April 16
Grenfell: Connected Collective, Sir Wilfred Grenfell College’s Annual Fourth Year Student Exhibition, to open on Saturday, April 17, 7 to 9 p.m. April 16
Memorial researchers want to hear from public on chronic pain issues April 15
Memorial’s Harris Centre funding supports applied research in Newfoundland and Labrador April 15
PSA: Memorial University holding public meeting in St. John’s April 13
PSA: Memorial Presents in Nain April 13
Building opportunity – Memorial researchers collaborate with community leaders in Nain April 13
Grenfell PSA: If music be the food of love, play on! April 13
PSA: Applications being accepted for library award April 12
PSA: Memorial hosts discussion on chronic pain April 12
PSA: Free public lecture at the Johnson GEO CENTRE April 12
Public dialogue on cancer at Memorial University April 9
New director for Memorial University’s School of Music April 9
Memorial announces honorary degree recipients for spring convocation April 8
30th anniversary of the Terry Fox marathon of hope and to mark the launch of the Terry Fox Research Institute Atlantic node April 8
Scotiabank donates $500,000 to Memorial University to support International Exchange Student Support Program business students. April 8
Marine Institute launches new master of technology management program April 6
PSA: Memorial holding public consultation in Happy Valley-Goose Bay on research plan development April 5
Memorial University’s business students to receive additional funding for international exchange program April 5
PSA: Terry Fox Research Institute presents public dialogue on cancer care and research April 1
PSA: Memorial holds public consultation in Clarenville on research plan development April 1
Memorial’s Labrador Institute publishes new children’s book April 1

March 2010

PSA: Memorial holds public consultation in Grand Falls-Windsor on research plan development March 31
PSA: Memorial holds public consultation in Corner Brook on research plan development March 31
Grenfell: Theatre program to bring final production of the academic year to the stage: Our Country’s Good March 31
PSA: Bridge a Widening Gap in the Modern Workplace – A Panel Discussion March 30
Aboriginal youth to carry on culture and heritage through digital media March 30
Grenfell: Family Sound Art Saturday, April 3 March 30
PSA: Canadian Federation of University Women book blitz March 29
PSA:Registration beginning for spring enrichment at Memorial March 29
PSA: Memorial gathering public input for the development of research plan March 29
Aboriginal youth to carry on culture and heritage through digital media March 29
Aboriginal youth to carry on culture and heritage through digital media March 26
Federal funding of $3.8 million fuels research at Memorial University March 26
Howley’s Reminiscences launched as e-publication March 25
Marine Institute celebrates annual spring scholarship ceremony March 24
Marine Institute to hold Spring Scholarship Awards Ceremony March 23
Grenfell: Green Books event: The Geography of Hope comes to Newfoundland and Labrador March 23
Rising Above: 45th annual Business Day March 22
Grenfell: Earth Hour: Dim your lights for a brighter tomorrow March 22
PSA: Off-Campus Housing Office hosts second annual Off-Campus Fair March 19
Social Psychology students advance to finals in national competition March 19
Junior high students take part in Marine Institute ROV competition March 19
Grenfell: Environmental studies at Grenfell College – the adventure of a lifetime March 19
PSA: One Penguin, Two Feet and a Toe Tapping Adventure March 18
Marine Institute hosts first junior high ROV competition March 18
New ocean mapping program at the Marine Institute March 18
PSA: Fourth annual virtual career fair March 17
Underwater power transmission the focus of Speaking of Engineering lecture at Memorial University March 17
Princess Royal to be honoured at special convocation March 17
Health From All Angles: Symposium Focuses on Health Research From Newfoundland and Labrador March 17
Federal funding fuels more comprehensive ocean research March 17
PSA: Leadership seminar with brigadier-general March 16
PSA: Memorial University seeking survey participants March 16
PSA: Memorial University’s 41st annual Pratt Lecture March 16
Pratt Lecture addresses ‘false’ dichotomy between humanities and science March 16
PSA: Canadian Federation of University Women – Corner Brook Chapter to host Women in Science public talk March 12
Grenfell: Green Books event: The Geography of Hope comes to Newfoundland and Labrador March 12
PSA: The Harris Centre now accepting applications to Applied Research Fund March 9
PSA: Canadian Federation of University Women holding book blitz March 9
Deadline approaching for prestigious research innovation award at Memorial University March 9
Grenfell PSA:Public presentation: The Second Wave of Eco-Anxiety: Nature’s Coming Back and It's Nasty March 9
Grenfell PSA: Montreal painter to give public presentation March 9
Grenfell: Grenfell’s theatre program presents The Man of Mode March 17-20 March 9
PSA: Memorial’s visiting Gaelic scholar celebrating St. Patrick’s Day March 8
PSA: Memorial’s visiting Gaelic instructor marks International Adult Learners’ Week March 8
Marine Institute celebrates International Women’s Day with silent auction March 4
Memorial University to collaborate in identifying Lance Cove sea monster March 4
Grenfell: : Grenfell College to hold first Sustainability Week March 4
PSA: One Penguin, Two Feet and a Toe Tapping Adventure March 2
Marine Institute brings Youth and Oceans Conference to Corner Brook March 2
Nature website tracks wildlife sightings for research March 2
Event preps students for life after university March 1
Grenfell PSA: Imaging and Imagining: Expressing Aboriginal Identity and Experience March 1

February 2010

Grenfell: Sir Wilfred Grenfell College Theatre Program presents Unity (1918) Feb. 26
PSA: Building, campus roadways to close for chemical removal Feb. 25
PSA: Medical students organize black tie event to raise money for Haiti Feb. 25
Memorial University removing potentially hazardous chemicals from lab in Education Building; building and part of campus roadway to temporarily close as a safety precaution Feb. 25
Curbing musculoskeletal disorders focus of study by Memorial University researcher Feb. 25
Medical students organize black tie event to raise money for Haiti Feb. 25
PSA Memorial University hosts information session in Glovertown Feb. 23
Background report for the development of Memorial’s research plan released Feb. 23
Grenfell: Humber River Basin Project annual networking conference: Focus on collaboration Feb. 23
PSA: 2010 Alumni Tribute Awards Feb. 22
PSA: Memorial University hosts information session in Harbour Breton Feb. 22
PSA: Memorial University hosts information session in Bay d’Espoir Feb. 22
PSA: Memorial University hosts information session in Marystown Feb. 22
Chevron, Memorial University and Research and Development Corporation announce partnership to benefit students Feb. 19
PSA: Memorial University hosts information session in Carbonear Feb. 17
PSA: Free Lecture in St. John’s on “Going for Gold: The Race to Mine the Seafloor” Feb. 17
Significant investment for new Process Engineering Design and Research Lab at Memorial University Feb. 17
PSA: Henrietta Harvey lecture to explore identity in the ancient past Feb. 16
Memorial University presents top technology industry trends for 2010 Feb. 16
Henrietta Harvey lecturer to explore identity in the ancient past Feb. 16
Grenfell: Ferriss Hodgett Library lending eBook readers Feb. 16
PSA: Elizabeth R. Laird lecturer to discuss global warming Feb. 15
PSA: Memorial staging full-scale opera production Feb. 15
PSA: Memorial University hosts information session in Ferryland Feb. 15
PSA: Memorial University hosts information session in Stephenville Feb. 15
Memorial University and College of the North Atlantic work collaboratively to offer new admissions route for Newfoundland and Labrador students Feb. 15
Grenfell PSA: Environmental chemistry prof releases fifth edition of popular textbook Feb. 15
PSA: Memorial University hosts information sessions in Port aux Basques Feb. 12
PSA: Memorial University hosts information sessions in Placentia Feb. 12
Governance key to sustaining global seafood trade and food security Feb. 12
Youth and Oceans Conference rescheduled Feb. 12
Memorial task force delivers recommendations on aboriginal student success Feb. 12
Memorial University’s Yaffle database ignites research connections Feb. 11
PSA: Memorial University hosts information session in Baie Verte Feb. 10
Marine Institute Career Fair attracts companies from across Canada Feb. 10
Grenfell PAA: Family Art Saturday at Grenfell College Art Gallery Feb. 10
Grenfell PSA: Docs on the Bay hits the road Feb. 10
PSA: Memorial University hosts information session in Springdale Feb. 9
Marine Institute hosts Youth and Oceans Conference Feb. 9
PSA: Elizabeth R. Laird lecturer to discuss global warming Feb. 8
PSA: Memorial University hosts information sessions in St. John’s Feb. 8
PSA: Memorial University hosts information session in Lewisporte Feb. 8
PSA: Memorial University hosts information session in Grand Falls Feb. 8
Elizabeth R. Laird lecturer to discuss global warming Feb. 8
Memorial’s Harris Centre commemorates 25th anniversary of Atlantic Accord Feb. 8
Marine Institute hosts annual Career Fair Feb. 8
Memorial’s graduate students to receive a boost through financial support Feb. 8
Memorial’s Harris Centre commemorates 25th anniversary of Atlantic Accord Feb. 8
TD donates $400,000 to Memorial University to advance environment training and research Feb. 8
Grenfell: Retired Grenfell prof represented in Cambridge History of Canadian Literature Feb. 8
PSA: The Johnson GEO CENTRE is hosting a public lecture, Tiny Patients: Fruit Flies in Medical Research Feb. 4
Marine Institute hosts International Development Week celebrations Feb. 4
Memorial University launches fourth annual Rant Like Rick student recruitment campaign Feb. 4
Grenfell PSA: Grenfell College launches ASAP program Feb. 4
PSA: Memorial University hosts information session in Bonavista Feb. 3
PSA: Memorial University hosts information session in Gander Feb. 3
Memorial’s president addresses St. John’s rotary club Feb. 3
Student from Cape Broyle wins prestigious European scholarship Feb. 3
Memorial’s graduate students to receive a boost through financial support Feb. 3
Grenfell: Go West: From St. John’s to Corner Brook – Transfer opportunities within Memorial University Feb. 3
PSA: Memorial University hosts information session in Wesleyville Feb. 2
PSA: Memorial University hosts information session in Gambo Feb. 2
Memorial’s Harris Centre commemorates 25th anniversary of Atlantic Accord Feb. 2
Memorial welcomes nearly $10 million in federal research funding Feb. 1

January 2010

PSA: 12th annual Memorial Alumni Curling Bonspiel Jan. 29
Grenfell: Memorial University graduate studies information session Jan. 29
PSA: The Grenfell Opera Series Continues! Jan. 28
PSA: Memorial staging full-scale opera production Jan. 27
Memorial researchers conduct survey of parents of children with special needs Jan. 27
Memorial staging full-scale opera production Jan. 27
PSA: Business process improvement course offered at Lifelong Learning Jan. 26
PSA: Memorial recognizes international privacy awareness day Jan. 26
PSA: Memorial’s Harris Centre commemorates 25th anniversary of Atlantic Accord Jan. 26
Business process improvement course offered at Lifelong Learning Jan. 26
Student entrepreneurs ready to slay the dragon Jan. 26
Memorial recognizes international privacy awareness day Jan. 26
PSA: Rothermere Fellowship deadline extended Jan. 25
Engineering students compete in national toboggan races Jan. 25
Rothermere Fellowship deadline extended Jan. 25
The Future of Medical Education in Canada Jan. 25
Memorial University and Nunatsiavut Government partner to deliver social work program in Labrador Jan. 25
PSA: Memorial students sleepover at school to raise money and awareness for literacy Jan. 21
Hairy leg challenge for cervical cancer screening and awareness Jan. 21
PSA: Memorial University hosts information session in Labrador City Jan. 20
First Lego League Robot Competition to be held at Memorial University of Newfoundland Jan. 20
PSA: Memorial University hosts information session in Happy Valley-Goose Bay Jan. 19
Memorial students sleepover at school to raise money and awareness for literacy Jan. 19
Memorial business student receives $10,000 scholarship Jan. 15
Grenfell: Grenfell staff, faculty and student representatives participate in visioning session Jan. 15
Grenfell: Grenfell College takes next steps in move toward autonomy Jan. 15
PSA: Incredible Insects at the Johnson GEO CENTRE Jan. 14
Memorial University researcher says cruise industry leaving billion-dollar environmental footprint Jan. 14
Marine Institute holding a graduation ceremony on Friday, Jan. 15 Jan. 13
PSA: VISUAL ART PERFORMANCE Jan. 13
Canadian Federation of University Women looking for available space Jan. 12
MBA students take a crack at rebranding the Habs Jan. 12
Memorial University researchers receive $2 million in funding support Jan. 12
Grenfell PSA: Panel to investigate the theme of “The Impossible Task” Jan. 12
PSA: Speaking of Engineering Lecture Series Jan. 11
PSA: Eligible Memorial students should register to graduate Jan. 11
Artist-in-Residence finishes appointment and offer works for free download Jan. 8
Provincial government funding to give youth a closer look at the world of science and engineering Jan. 8
Grenfell: Grenfell gallery to open exhibit of sculpture, videos and 2-D works Jan. 8
Grenfell: New information technology courses developed at Community Education Jan. 8
Memorial University playing significant role in new advanced connection from Europe Jan. 7
Grenfell: Learn the importance of project management through two-day Community Education course Jan. 7
Aging gracefully focus of public lecture at Memorial University Jan. 6
Winter Orientation 2010 Jan. 6
Grenfell: Swimming registration at Grenfell College Jan. 6

December 2009

PSA: Memorial University annual carol sing Dec. 24
Lineup for Winter 2010 Global Cinema Series announced Dec. 22
PSA: Memorial University operating hours during the holiday season Dec. 18
Marine Institute to continue Ocean Net youth conferences Dec. 18
Memorial MBA student receives inaugural Craig Dobbin Memorial Scholarship Dec. 17
PSA: Child Care Centre to close for rest of the day Dec. 16
Government announces future direction for Grenfell; significant funding infusion Dec. 16
PSA: Speaking of Engineering Lecture Series Dec. 14
PSA: Memorial University on Parade Street Reunion 2010 Dec. 10
President’s report Memorial University Z to A released Dec. 10
Memorial University Political Science Department 40-Year Reunion in May 2010 Dec. 10
Marine Institute to reopen; Child Care Centre remain closed Dec. 9
PSA: Memory candlelight service for those bereaved by suicide Dec. 8
Marine Institute signs MOU with the University of Limerick Dec. 8
Grenfell: Environmental Policy Institute to participate in Copenhagen Climate Vigil Dec. 8
PSA: Montreal Massacre vigil to go ahead Monday, Dec. 7 Dec. 7
Montreal Massacre vigil to go ahead Monday, Dec. 7 Dec. 7
PSA: Memorial to mark 20th anniversary of Montreal Massacre and National Day of Remembrance Dec. 2
Memorial marks 20th anniversary of Montreal Massacre and National Day of Remembrance Dec. 2
Aging gracefully focus of Memorial lecture this Sunday Dec. 2

November 2009

Memorial University researcher part of new national expert panel Nov. 30
Grenfell PSA: Grenfell College English Department to present annual Christmas reading Nov. 30
PSA: It’s movie and popcorn time again Nov. 27
PSA: Public Lecture, A Night Under The Stars: An Amateur Astronomer’s View of the Night Sky Nov. 27
Honouring outstanding faculty and staff members Nov. 26
Memorial University research focus on healthy aging during free public discussion Nov. 26
Alumni renew their connections to Memorial across the country Nov. 24
Memorial University to host vaccination clinic Nov. 23
Commander Alexander Grant to speak at Marine Institute Nov. 23
Outstanding teachers, researchers and staff members to be honoured by Memorial University Nov. 23
PSA: Alumni Art Exhibit and Sale Nov. 20
PSA: Information session for 2010 Footsteps Experience Nov. 19
Nominations solicited for the next Galbraith lecturer Nov. 19
Grenfell PSA: Sunday Night Opera at Grenfell – Pagliacci and Gianni Schicchi Nov. 19
Grenfell: Distinguished British actor to visit Grenfell theatre program Nov. 19
Marine Institute named winner of Export and Innovation award Nov. 18
Successful search concludes: Board of Regents names Memorial University of Newfoundland’s next president Nov. 18
Chair of Memorial University's Board of Regents to hold news conference regarding search for president of Memorial Nov. 18
Faculty of Business Administration leads Atlantic Canada in producing high-quality business research Nov. 17
Memorial’s Marketing and Communications division funds International Student of the Year Award Nov. 17
Grenfell: Theatre Department to stage As You Like It and Twelfth Night in rep Nov. 17
PSA: Alumni art exhibit and sale Nov. 16
Marine Institute honours April Arnott during fall scholarship presentation Nov. 16
PSA: International Student Awards to take place at Memorial University on Saturday Nov. 13
Grenfell: Artist Reed Weir visiting Grenfell College Nov. 12
PSA: Aging gracefully focus of public Memorial lecture Nov. 10
Major investment to create new chair position at Memorial University Nov. 10
Marine Institute to hold Remembrance Day Ceremony Nov. 9
Significant investment for new research chair at Memorial University Nov. 9
Nursing students tackle health promotion Nov. 5
Symposium on past and future of archives in Newfoundland and Labrador Nov. 5
Memorial University to mark Remembrance Day with annual campus ceremony Nov. 5
PSA: MMaP Lecture series continues Nov. 3
Memorial University managing through H1N1 pandemic Nov. 3
Memorial University hosts 2009 Subway Women’s Soccer Championship Nov. 3
Memorial University welcomes royal visitor Nov. 2

October 2009

PSA: Leadership Education And Preparedness 2009 postponed until spring 2010 Oct. 30
Memorial Universtiy conference to discuss globalization, local identity and language Oct. 30
Maritime History Archive to showcase two new projects Oct. 29
Memorial University’s 2008 annual report wins gold in creative advertising awards Oct. 29
New award affirms commitment to research excellence at Memorial University Oct. 29
Grenfell: British artist to offer course on popular intaglio printmaking process Oct. 29
Grenfell: British artist to offer course on popular intaglio printmaking process Oct. 28
PSA: Canadian writer Kathryn Kuitenbrouwer to read at the Bar Room Oct. 27
Memorial and United Way partner to benefit the community. Oct. 27
PSA: Free Lecture in St. John’s on the Ecological Seabird Reserves of Newfoundland and Labrador Oct. 26
New award to recognize Memorial University researchers Oct. 26
Memorial University kicks up its heels at annual fall celebrations Oct. 23
PSA: Convocation tickets available for fall session at Memorial University Oct. 22
Grenfell: Are you ready to fall for Grenfell? Oct. 22
Grenfell: Grenfell tourism studies chair shares expertise with United Nations World Tourism Organization Oct. 22
PSA: Henrietta Harvey lecturer to discuss three fisheries regions Oct. 21
Memorial celebrates 40 years of distance education Oct. 21
PSA: Marine Institute cancels tour of Atlantic Canada Fishery By-Products Research Centre Oct. 20
Best Poster Award at international conference for Memorial University anesthesiology resident Oct. 20
Memorial’s distance education unit celebrates 40 years Oct. 20
Memorial University to hold fall convocation ceremonies in St. John's Oct. 20
Memorial University first in Newfoundland and Labrador to receive environmental stewardship award Oct. 19
The ninth annual Affinity Newfoundland and Labrador Dinner Oct. 19
Memorial University event committee to stage group freeze at University Centre Oct. 16
Grenfell: Grenfell theatre program presents 100th show: The Tempest by William Shakespeare Oct. 16
PSA: Memorial University holds Alumni Tribute Awards Oct. 15
Memorial University hosts funding announcement for the Atlantic Canada Venture Gateway Oct. 15
Galbraith Lecture tonight Oct. 15
Distance graduate registrations hit record high at Memorial Oct. 14
Memorial partners with Mount Pearl Senior High on information technology initiative Oct. 13
Memorial’s Harris Centre to address challenges of teacher education Oct. 13
Edge 2009: An International Conference on Inspiration and Innovation in Teaching and Teacher Education Oct. 13
Grenfell: New program tackles workforce demographics and planning Oct. 10
Grenfell PSA: EPI Speakers Series: Resource wealth: A curse or opportunity? Oct. 10
Grenfell: New program addresses special event planning Oct. 10
Marine Institute takes part in National Science and Technology Week Oct. 9
Virtual Marine Technology Inc., graduates from the Genesis Centre Oct. 8
Memorial and Mount Pearl Senior High forge IT partnership Oct. 8
Grenfell PSA: Local musician Sherman Downey to perform at CFUW book sale Oct. 7
Third place win for SIFE Memorial Oct. 6
SIFE Memorial in finals Oct. 6
Memorial University officials sign Sustainability Declaration Oct. 6
New harsh environment technology centre to be created at Memorial University Oct. 6
PSA: Memorial’s Harris Centre to address challenges of teacher education Oct. 6
Memorial honorary graduand receives Nobel Prize Oct. 5
Henrietta Harvey lecturer to discuss three fisheries regions Oct. 5
Memorial’s Genesis Centre holds graduation ceremony for Virtual Marine Technology Inc. Oct. 5
PSA: Henrietta Harvey lecturer to discuss three fisheries regions Oct. 5
Grenfell: Grenfell community packs theatre for Crackie and Q&A Oct. 5
PSA: Building re-opening at 2 p.m. Oct. 2
PSA: Building to remain closed until at least 2 p.m. Oct. 2
PSA: Power outage on St. John's campus closes Chemistry-Physics Building for morning Oct. 2
Memorial University president to sign Sustainability Declaration Oct. 1
SIFE Memorial defending world champion title Oct. 1
Grenfell PSA: Grenfell Opera Series begins new season Oct. 1
Grenfell: Courses “in the now” – Community Education unveils new suite of personal growth programs Oct. 1

September 2009

Memorial’s Harris Centre to address challenges of teacher education Sept. 30
Memorial University and RBC Foundation partner to confront fresh water challenges Sept. 29
Journalist, biologist get convocation honours at Memorial University Sept. 29
PSA: Public lecture on aging Sept. 29
PSA: Right to Know Week taking place at Memorial University Sept. 29
PSA: MMaP launches Mi’kmaw collection Sept. 29
PSA: 2009 Career and Graduate School Fair takes place at Memorial Sept. 29
GRENFELL: Grenfell to hold fall convocation 2009; marks anniversary with special suite of ceremonial music Sept. 29
Grenfell: Grenfell gets ready to Rant and Roar! Sept. 29
MUN discovers privacy breach Sept. 28
Former prime minister to discuss indigenous education during international conference at Memorial Sept. 28
Lecture series launch at Memorial’ University’s Resource Centre for the Study of Music, Media and Place Sept. 28
PSA: Canadian Federation of University Women host Atlantic Conference in St. John’s Sept. 28
PSA: 2009 Career and Graduate School Fair takes place at Memorial University Sept. 28
Grenfell: Teacher Education in Canada: The issues and the challenges Sept. 28
Grenfell: Student Services to offer Student Leadership Program Sept. 28
Grenfell: Visiting artist Thomas McIntosh to present public lecture Sept. 28
Grenfell: "The Worldwide Artists For Peace International Art Action Project” Sept. 28
World-renowned cancer researcher to speak at Memorial Sept. 25
Engineering students learn about leadership at first annual Student LIFE Forum Sept. 25
Memorial University presents annual Career and Graduate School Fair Sept. 25
Memorial University to transfer ownership of hyperbaric equipment to Eastern Health Sept. 25
PSA: Distinguished cancer researcher to speak at Memorial Sept. 25
Memorial University to receive historic donation from RBC Foundation Sept. 24
Grenfell: Theatre Program announces fall season 2009: It’s All Shakespeare, All the Time! Sept. 24
Grenfell PSA: Reading at Jennifer's by visiting writer Sean Virgo Sept. 24
Two Memorial professors named Canada Research Chairs Sept. 23
MI International seeking support for children of developing world Sept. 23
PSA: Performance by Andy Jones, Memorial’s writer-in-residence Sept. 23
Presidential search update; Committee meets with consultants; reviews national, international applications Sept. 22
Regional education ministers gather to sign MOU Sept. 21
Galbraith lecturer looks at moral roots of economic crisis Sept. 21
Grenfell: Grenfell College Art Gallery’s first exhibition of 2009/2010 season Sept. 21
Grenfell PSA: Grenfell Speakers’ Series Fall 2009 Sept. 21
Thirteen graduate from Marine Institute’s METTP program Sept. 18
New writer-in-residence announced Sept. 18
Marine Institute to hold graduation on Friday, Sept. 18 Sept. 17
Grenfell: Grenfell theatre student is “one of Canada’s hottest new actresses” Sept. 17
Alumni Tribute Awards recipients announced Sept. 16
Memorial’s School of Graduate Studies hits record enrolment Sept. 16
Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science launches two new course-based graduate programs Sept. 14
Marine Institute hosts public lecture regarding oceans health Sept. 14
Grenfell: Grenfell English prof releases second collection of poetry Sept. 14
Memorial’s Board of Regents appoints new dean of business Sept. 11
Ocean Watch crew to meet media at 12 p.m. Friday Sept. 11
Marine Institute acts as port host for ocean health activists Sept. 10
PSA: Free public lecture in Hampton Hall Sept. 10
New Memorial University CD features historic recordings Sept. 8
Grenfell: Redesigned GCSU Backlot website offers latest entertainment information Sept. 8
Grenfell: Grenfell College’s Orientation 2009 to go water bottle-free Sept. 8
PSA: Canadian Federation of University Women hosting Atlantic Regional Conference and annual general meeting Sept. 4
PSA: Canadian Federation of University Women hosts talk Sept. 4
Memorial president to sign Bottled Water Free Declaration at Orientation 2009 Sept. 4
PSA: Global Cinema Series kicks off for fall 2009 Sept. 4
Memorial University prepping for first day of school Sept. 4
Marine Institute welcomes trade delegation from India Sept. 2
PSA: The Faculty of Arts presents an evening with Rex Murphy Sept. 2
PSA: A screening of Zanzibar Soccer Queens, A film by Florence Ayisi, Iris Films Sept. 2
Grenfell PSA: Farmers’ Market visits Grenfell College Sept. 2
Grenfell: Robinsons artist receives Madeline English Purchase Award at LAWN’s Third Annual Juried Exhibition Sept. 2
Memorial providing off-campus housing support for incoming students Sept. 1
PSA: Memorial providing off-campus housing support for incoming students Sept. 1
Research & Development Corporation Announces $1.9 Million in Research Funding Sept. 1

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