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SUBJECT: Henrietta Harvey Lecture

DATE: September 16, 2010

Dr. Nigel Waters, a distinguished scholar from George Mason University, will deliver the Henrietta Harvey Lecture at Memorial University on Wednesday, Sept. 29.
Dr. Waters is an internationally renowned geographer and the director of the Centre of Excellence for Geographic Information Science at George Mason University in Virginia. In his lecture, Dr. Waters will discuss Geographic Information Systems (GIS) research and why it is important for both the university and the general public.
Dr. Waters’ lecture, “GIS Research: Why is it important to the University and to the Public?” will start at 7 p.m. in room 2001 of the Inco Innovation Centre. Free parking will be available in lot 15B and a reception will follow the lecture.                                                                                                  

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