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Welcome to the Harris Centre, Memorial University’s hub for public policy and regional development issues.

We link Memorial researchers with groups all over Newfoundland and Labrador, supporting active community engagement throughout the research process.

Working with all units at Memorial, we build connections, encourage informed debate and support collaboration, enhancing the University and the Province through mutually beneficial partnerships.


Harris Centre - MMSB Waste Management Applied Research Fund

The Harris Centre – MMSB Waste Management Applied Research Fund is open for applications!

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Synergy Session: Barriers to Gender Equity: A New Look at Women's Employment Policies and Programs

Monday March 27, 2017 12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.

McCann Centre (ED 2030B) 

The participation of women in STEM occupations (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) remains low, despite several decades of attention from policy makers, industry, and educational institutions. This session with Dana Feltham will highlight some of the reasons why this lack of participation has persisted. We will also discuss the efficacy of current policies and regulations with the goal of identifying new research directions to improve participation outcomes. 

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