- May 25, 1998
Official launch of the Festival of
Anniversaries at the former Parade Street campus of Memorial University of
Newfoundland to celebrate the 75th anniversary of the founding of
College in 1925, the 50th anniversary of the creation of Memorial
University of Newfoundland as a
degree-granting institution in 1949, the 35th anniversary of the
establishment of the Marine Institute in
1964, and the 25th anniversary of the opening of Sir Wilfred Grenfell
College in Corner Brook in 1975.
- October 21,
Gala Concert held in the
Hall in the School of Music to help launch the university's Festival of
Festival of Anniversaries encompasses two years of celebrations to mark
several significant dates, including the 50th anniversary of Memorial
University in 1999 and the 75th anniversary of Memorial University
College in 2000. This event was attended by some 200 people and included
fomer employees and students of Memorial University College.
of the President for 1997-98.