News Release

REF NO.: 54

SUBJECT: Memorial University to publicly launch Dare To: The Campaign for Memorial University

DATE: October 26, 2011

Note to editors:
On Tuesday, Nov. 1, Memorial University of Newfoundland will publicly launch an exciting fundraising campaign. Dare To: The Campaign for Memorial University marks an exciting new phase in Memorial’s history.
Dr. Gary Kachanoski, Memorial’s president and vice-chancellor; General Rick Hillier (ret’d); chancellor and campaign chair; and Premier Kathy Dunderdale will be on hand with special guests, students, senior university and college officials, faculty and donors to mark this occasion. Allan Hawco of CBC’s Republic of Doyle will serve as the master of ceremonies for the evening.
Memorial University, Campaign Launch
Tuesday, Nov. 1, at 6:30 p.m.
The Rooms, third floor atrium
Media representatives are invited to attend. Speeches to begin at 6:30 p.m. with a reception to follow.

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