News Release

REF NO.: 138

SUBJECT: Memorial University Board of Regents meets in Corner Brook

DATE: March 22, 2007

Note to editors:
Memorial University of Newfoundland’s Board of Regents are meeting today on this province’s west coast. This is the first meeting with the board’s new chair, Gilbert Dalton. Business executive and Memorial alumnus Mr. Dalton was appointed to the position by the provincial government on March 13.
The Board of Regents – the university’s governing body – will meet at the Glynmill Inn in Corner Brook on March 22-23, 2007. Dr. John Ashton, Principal of Sir Wilfred Grenfell College will address the Board.
While in Corner Brook, Mr. Dalton will also host a community event on the evening of March 22, at the Glynmill Inn. Memorial President Dr. Axel Meisen will make a presentation on the University, with emphasis on Sir Wilfred Grenfell College. Media agencies are invited to send representatives.

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