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Getting to Know More About Ocean Sciences Graduate Students


Anne Provencher St-Pierre, MSc student

What do you study at Memorial?

I am working on sea star behavior, mostly on the effect of
wave action on the displacement and feeding behavior of the common sea star.

Who is your supervisor? 

I am working with Dr. Patrick Gagnon, in the Cold Ocean
Benthic Ecology Lab (COBEL).





Welcome to the Department of Ocean Sciences. The Department is located at the Ocean Sciences Centre (OSC) in Logy Bay, which is approximately 15km from the main campus.



University-wide consultation on Enrolment Plan 2020

Today, Dr. David Wardlaw, provost and vice-president (academic), is releasing an advanced draft of the Enrolment Plan 2020 for university-wide feedback.

Creator of glycemic index to give inaugural nutrition lecture

Dr. David Jenkins

Dr. David Jenkins, Canada Research Chair in Nutrition and Metabolism will give a free public lecture titled, Diet and Chronic Disease in the 21st Century on Monday, April 7 at 7 p.m. in the Bruneau Centre for Research and Innovation, Room IIC-2001.

In his talk, he will discuss the effect of diet on modifying the progression and severity of chronic diseases.