Features

2021


November

Five Stars

Five Stars

Whether they work in a classroom, in healthcare, on a stage or under the sea – they are Memorial University STARS! Five Stars is a student-produced video series profiling five alumni or groups of alumni who are making astrological achievements.

July

The awards go to...

The awards recognize alumni who have achieved distinction in their chosen fields, are committed to their alma mater and have made outstanding contributions to their communities and excelled in their chosen fields. The 2021 recipients are Dr. Liqin Chen, PhD’93, Lori Pike, B.Comm.(Co-op.)’95, MBA’00, Peg Hunter, B.Comm.(Hons.)(Co-op.)’82, and Jason-Louis Carmichael, BRM’11.

June

Author Sonja Boon latest Coast Lines book club selection

When Dr. Sonja Boon arrived in Newfoundland and Labrador in 2008, she was struck by the province’s deep-rooted identity.

April

Coast Lines with Megan Gail Coles

Join author Megan Gail Coles (BA'03) along with host Angela Antle (BA'91), and panelists Sharon Bala, Jason Ross Sellars (BFA'03) and Dr. Ailsa Craig, interim dean, Faculty of Humanities and Social Scientists.

February

40th Annual Alumni Tribute Awards: nominations open!

Nominations are now open for the 40th annual Alumni Tribute Awards. 

January

HSS 101 - Archaeology

Join Dr. Lisa Rankin, Memorial University Research Chair in Northern Indigenous Community Archaeology, for a fun and fascinating introduction to archaeology on Tuesday, Feb. 16 from 1-2 p.m. NT. 

So You Want to Join a Board

Serving on boards is a great way to give back to your community, develop your own skills and improve your network. Exploring how boards work is an important first step in determining whether it is appropriate for your own personal development.

2020


December

Coast Lines with Michael Crummey

Join acclaimed author and alumnus Michael Crummey (BA’87), well-known CBC host and alumna Angela Antle (BA’91) and creative writing student/emerging author William Ping, as they discuss the changing landscape of literature in Newfoundland and Labrador. 

October

Free Shipping on Frames

Free shipping is now available to anywhere in North America (a $25 value) from Oct. 26 – Nov. 30, 2020.

 

Join us for MUNalum Days 2020!

Each October, Memorial University hosts a series of educational and fun events and celebrations for our alumni and friends.

Coast Lines: Alumni Book Club

Coast Lines encourages Memorial University alumni and friends to connect through a common love of reading and of literature from Newfoundland and Labrador. Join now! 

August

Opening doors

A Memorial graduate played a significant role in research that is helping better diagnose people in this province with one of the world’s most prevalent forms of retinal disease.