Math professor named professor emeritus

Dr. Edgar Goodaire has been accorded an honour reserved for highly distinguished faculty members.

The retired Department of Mathematics and Statistics professor will be publicly recognized as professores emeriti at a future session of convocation.


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Memorial and province set to benefit from Ocean Frontier Institute

The largest single federal investment for research in Memorial’s history is stirring up excitement and opportunities for future research growth.

The federal government announced on Sept. 6 nearly $100 million for the creation of the Ocean Frontier Institute (OFI), an historic partnership between Memorial, Dalhousie University and the University of Prince Edward Island (UPEI). The investment was made through the Canada First Research Excellence Fund.

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Students, staff sought for annual Ronald McDonald House fundraiser

There’s a good chance if you grew up in Newfoundland and Labrador, or are raising children here, you have stepped through the doors of the Janeway Children’s Health and Rehabilitation Centre.


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If you are a high school student considering future studies, the Faculty of Science is the scientific training ground for all undergraduate and graduate students at Memorial University. We are committed to effective teaching, as exhibited through the delivery of quality educational programs for science students. The Faculty of Science is also dedicated to the pursuit of high quality research, fostering economic development through cooperative research and technology transfer with the private sector.

Our 12,000 alumni are seasoned scientific explorers and problem solvers in demand by science-based industries throughout the country.

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