News Release

REF NO.: 146

SUBJECT: Memorial University celebrates top co-operative education students and partners

DATE: March 20, 2012

            March 19-23 is national Co-operative Education Week, and while perched atop St. John’s at the Admiral’s Green Clubhouse in Pippy Park, Memorial University will bring together students and employer partners to celebrate with its annual Co-operative Education Student and Employer Recognition Luncheon.
            During the luncheon, four Director’s Awards for an Exemplary Work Term in Co-operative Education will be presented to students along with Employer Partner Awards for their respective employers.
            Co-operative programs at Memorial place more than 1,600 students each year with employers throughout the world in 10 different fields. They include business, computer science, economics, engineering, environmental science, folklore, kinesiology, physical education, political science, psychology and recreation.
            The event will take place on Wednesday, March 21, from 12:30-2:30 p.m.

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