Schedule of Events

There are plenty of events, activites and contests in the works for 2014. Keep checking back for updates!

Thursday, October 23, 2014
8:00am - 10:00am Pancake Breakfast Main Dining Hall

Stack em' high! Join us on Thursday, October 23rd as we kick off MUNdays 2014 with a campus wide pancake breakfast!

 

9:30am - 10:30am Spirit Parade Main Dining Hall

The entire Memorial University Community is invited to join us for the exciting SPIRIT PARADE!

Friday, October 24, 2014
All-Day Kindness Friday Everywhere!

The concept is simple: On Friday, October 24th, students, faculty, staff, alumni and retirees can show their kindness and appreciation for someone or something. 

9:00am - 4:00pm Fill the Square Paton College

Help us Fill-the-Square with non-perishable food items to benefit the MUN Campus Food Bank!

Donations can be dropped off at the Paton College Basketball court (see map) between 9 a.m and 4 p.m. 

 

 

2:30pm - 4:00pm Back to Business 2014 RBC Atrium, Faculty of Business Administration

This year, we welcome back the Classes of 1974 (40 years) and 1989 (25 years) to the Business Building. Join us for a networking reception, and if you’re interested, a tour of our building.

3:30pm - 7:00pm Social Work Reunion 2014 Science Building, SN-2101 | The Landing, 3rd Floor, University Centre

The School of Social Work, along with participant and supporting organization, NLASW, invites social work alumni from the classes of 1974, 1979, 1984, 1989, 1994, 1999, 2004, 2009 and graduating classes prior to 1974 to...

4:30pm - 6:30pm Back to Business 2014: Class of 1989 Reunion The Drawing Room, The Guv'nor Pub, Elizabeth Avenue

Following the networking reception at the business building, the Class of 1989 will head over to The Drawing Room at Guv’nor Pub for an evening of great food and good cheer.

5:00pm - 7:00pm Heidelberg Field School Reunion Christian's (23 George Street)

If you studied abroad in Heidelberg while a Memorial University student, you’re in luck. This year, the Faculty of Arts’ reunion event will have a distinctly German focus.

5:00pm - 2:00pm Sea~Hawks Men's Volleyball Interlock Tournament Field House

Come on out and watch the Men's Volleyball teams from the RSEQ and AUS conferences compete in an interlock tournament to kick off the 2014-15 volleyball season.

The Memorial Sea~Hawks take the court on Friday, October 24th at 8pm and again Saturday, October 25th at 1 pm and 8 pm. All games are played at the Field House. Wear your red and support the home team!

6:30pm - 11:59pm Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science Reunion 2014 Engineering Cafeteria, SJ Carew Building

Please join your fellow alumni and faculty members at the SJ Carew building to celebrate your 40th, 30th, 20th or 10-year reunion!

7:00pm - 9:00pm All Classes Mix and Mingle Nursing Reunion Celebration Main Foyer, Health Sciences Centre (Outside School of Nursing)

NursingThe School of Nursing kicks off Reunion 2014 with an evening of mingling, munching, and meeting new and old friends at our welcome reception....

7:00pm - 10:00pm Earth Sciences All Years Reunion Celebration Department of Earth Science: Graduate Lounge & Alexander Murray Club

Earth Science Reunion celebrations will kick off Friday night with a get together on campus. It’s all about old friends, food, laughter, memories and more which is sure to make it a rockin’ good time. There will be lots of finger foods along with a cash bar....

Saturday, October 25, 2014
All-Day Community Service-Learning Day Various Locations

As a part of I Love MUNdays, the Department of Career Development and Experiential Learning is holding a Community Service-Learning Day on Saturday, October 25th! 


This is a chance for students to get out in the community and engage in meaningful service-learning activities that will benifit the community while contributing to your personal growth! Meet new friends, learn about different community organizations, give back to your community, develop your leadership skills, and have fun!! This is what CSLD is all about!

8:30am - 8:00pm Pharmacists Professional Development Day Health Science Centre, Room 2956

A partnership between CSHP-NL Branch and Memorial University's School of Pharmacy. The wide array of professional development topics will include "Alcoholic Cirrhosis: The Pharmacisist's Role", "Pharmacotherapy of Palliative Care: A Focus on Symptom Management",  "Reporting Adverse Reactions – The Role We Play in Patient Safety", and "Lipid Management in Chronic Kidney Disease". The day will be topped off with an evening social.

12:00pm - 5:00pm Barnes House Charity Truck Pull Lot 16

It's not just Superman who has the power to pull transport trucks – Memorial's students and employees have been doing it for years. Now's your chance to know how it feels to move a gigantic piece of machinery!

2:30pm - 4:00pm Class of 1954 Reunion: Celebrating 60 Years Bitters, Feild Hall, Memorial University

On Saturday, October 25, from 2:30-4 p.m., please join us for an intimate gathering as our Class of '54 celebrates 60 years during a "mix and mingle".

4:00pm - 8:00pm Nursing Class of 1999 Reunion Annexe Restaurant and Bar, 32 George Street

The SON is inviting the class of 1999 to join us for a class reunion celebration at the Annexe Restaurant and Bar!

 

5:00pm - 8:00pm The Muse 65th Anniversary Reunion The Smallwood Centre, 2nd Floor, UC2002

Come celebrate 65 years of the Muse. Reconnect with old friends, meet current Musers, and share your favourite Muse memories...

7:00pm - 1:00am SUPER TSC NIGHT CONCERT Breezeway, Memorial University

Super TSC Night ConcertGet ready for a rockin’ good time as you join hundreds of other alumni at the Breezeway for SUPER TSC NIGHT. Relive your memories of former concerts and parties held in the revered Thomson Student Centre (TSC).

Sunday, October 26, 2014
4:00pm - 6:00pm MUNdays Sunday Skate Jack Byrne Arena

MUNdays Sunday SkateLace up your skates and join us for our first ever MUNdays Sunday Skate. It's open to alumni, students and faculty & staff of the University along with their families. It is an hour of skating followed with refreshments and munchies.

7:00pm - 9:00pm President's Golden Celebration DF Cook Recital Hall, Memorial University

President's Golden CelebrationIn recognition of alumni celebrating 50 years of graduation from the Parade Street and Elizabeth Avenue campuses, University President Dr. Gary Kachanoski is hosting a celebration to honour these special alumni.

Monday, October 27, 2014
All-Day MUNday Campus Wide

Today’s the day to show your MUN pride! Put on your favourite MUN hoodie, hat, pants, scarf – or all of it together!

Need something to wear? The Bookstore is offering 20% off MUN clothing from October 21st through the 28th.

1:00pm - 3:30pm Three Minute Thesis (3MT) Competition The Landing - UC 3018

Three Minute Thesis (3MT®) is a research communication competition developed in 2008 by The University of Queensland (UQ) in Australia. Research students have three minutes to present a compelling oration on their thesis and its significance. 3MT is not an exercise in trivialising or 'dumbing-down' research, but challenges students to consolidate their ideas and research discoveries so they can be presented concisely to a non-specialist audience.

6:00pm - 9:00pm MUNdays Dining Etiquette Workshop The Landing, University Centre, 3rd Floor, Memorial University

Ever wonder why there are so many forks at a place setting? Unsure of when to place your napkin on your lap? Are there certain things you shouldn't talk about at the dinner table? You'll get answers to these questions and more at A Menu for Success: Dining Etiquette in the Professional World.

Tuesday, October 28, 2014
10:00am - 2:00pm UC Lounge University Centre

Featuring live entertainment, MUNdays prize giveaways and the official closing of MUNdays 2014, UC Lounge is where you'll want to be! 

 

 

10:00am - 1:00pm Toque Day ED-1032 and ED-2000

Please open your closets and your hearts and help our neighbor Froude Avenue Community Centre to collect gently used winter clothing. For your donation, you’ll receive a great Memorial@Home Toque.

11:00am - 3:00pm Health Circus Field House

Come on out and be healthy! The MUNdays Health Circus has something for everyone!

Last year the Memorial University community walked just over 5,400 laps around the Field House track during the MUNdays Health Challenge. We shattered the 2012 record of 4,700 laps and we want to do it again this year.

 

 

11:00am - 2:00pm Multi-Cultural Arts and Crafts Market The Landing - UC 3018

The Multi-Cultural Arts and Crafts Market is a new initative as a part of MUNdays. Students and community members will be showcasing and selling items from various countries and nations from around the world!

 

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