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  • January 14, 1964
    Official Opening of the College of Fisheries, Navigation, Marine Engineering and Electronics.
  • September 21, 1964
    Official unveiling by her Royal Highness the Princess Royal of the War Memorial Plaque, a gift to the university by the Newfoundland Command of the Royal Canadian Legion. The plaque is located in the Founders' Gallery in the lobby of the Arts and Administration Building.


  • January 9, 1964
    Board of Regents approves the construction of two new academic buildings on the Elizabeth Avenue campus in St. John's: an Arts and Education building and a science building (to be constructed at the rear of the present Science Building).

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