Federal funding boost to expand digital programming for youth

An engineering outreach office at Memorial University has received a federal funding boost of $95,000.

Memorial Engineering Outreach (MEO) is benefitting from CanCode, a $50-million fund announced in the 2017 federal budget to support the development of coding and digital skills for youth across Canada.


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$1.9 million in federal funding strengthens health research at Memorial

A new investment by the Government of Canada will energize Memorial’s research expertise while further boosting its international reputation for innovative health-related studies.

A trio of researchers received $1.9 million from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR), the major federal agency responsible for funding health and medical research in Canada, on Jan. 24 to advance their studies.


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A voyage of reconciliation, community engagement and science

On Oct. 19, in Campbell River, B.C., I stepped foot onto the Polar Prince for the first time.

I had been following the journey of this ship for months as it travelled from Toronto towards Victoria, along the three coasts of Canada and through the Northwest Passage, as part of the Canada C3 expedition.

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