Memorial University of Newfoundland, positioned on the eastern edge of North Atlantic, is the home of 21st century explorers keen to develop their innate creativity and ingenuity. On four campuses and via online education, more than 18,000 students and 5,000 faculty and staff from about 90 countries learn, teach, research, create and engage.
The Memorial University experience goes beyond pure academics, it invites a discovery of self, community and place. At Memorial, we celebrate our unique identity through the stories of our people – the work of scholars and educators, the ingenuity of students, the achievements of alumni – and the impact we collectively make in the province, the country and the world. Memorial is the natural place where people and ideas become.
An assistant professor in the Department of Biology is hoping to give new life to an old collection. Dr. Julissa Roncal has been given responsibility for Memorial’s herbarium, the largest in the province. Plant species A collection of dried plant specimens, the herbarium includes information on the different forms within a plant species, their geographic […]
Dr. Angus Bruneau, founding dean of the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science at Memorial, has passed away. Dr. Bruneau was an extraordinary visionary and made many outstanding contributions to the faculty and Memorial University during his time as dean, from 1969-74. Contributions Dr. Bruneau became the founding dean of the Faculty of Engineering and […]