- March 25, 1976
Official opening of the Memorial
University Pre-School Centre in the Burton's Pond Apartment Complex for
use of the children of university students, faculty and staff.
- March 31, 1976
Dr. Maurice Strong delivers the annual
F.W.Angel Memorial Lecture.
- April 1976The Maritime History Group (MHG) is awarded
a $733,000 program grant by the Canada Council to examine the rise and
fall of the shipping industry in Atlantic Canada and its effects on the
social and economic history of the area. The principal investigators are
Dr. Keith Matthews, Dr. David Alexander and Professor Gerald Panting of
- April 13, 1976
Senate approves regulations for the
degree of master of social work.
- July 1976
Appointment of Edythe Ryan Goodridge as
curator of the University Art Gallery
- August 4, 1976
Death of the Rt. Hon. the Lord Thomson of
Fleet, second Chancellor of Memorial from 1961-68.
- August 31, 1976
Retirement of Harry Renouf as
- September, 1976 Release of the Summary of the Report of
the Task Force
on University Priorities