- September 12, 1984
Youth Festival held on the north
campus of Memorial during the visit to St. John's of Pope John Paul II.
- November 24, 1984
Dr. Gwynne Dyer receives the third
annual Alumnus of the Year Award from the Memorial University Alumni
- Janaury 12, 1984
Board of Regents approves the
establishment of a fine arts program at Sir Wilfred Grenfell
- September 24, 1984
The first annual David Alexander
Lecture delivered by Professor Larry Pratt, Political Scientist,
University of Alberta.
- November 27, 1984
President Leslie Harris announces that
Memorial had received funding for $1.3 million from the Natural Sciences
and Engineering Research Council and from Petro-Canada to establish a
chair in marine seismic research.