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REF NO.: 89

SUBJECT: Dining etiquette essentials

DATE: Feb. 8

The manner in which you engage people and the appropriate dining etiquette go a long way to enhance your professional image. Find out how to have an easy dinner conversation, what to do if you forget someone’s name, the do’s of basic dining etiquette, and much more. 
            Memorial University students and alumni are invited to join us for Dining Etiquette Essentials on Tuesday, Feb. 26, at the Junior Common Room, R. Gushue Hall. 
            For $15 you will be treated to a delicious four-course meal with our dining etiquette hostess and Memorial alumna Michelle Snow (BA'96), and learn the etiquette of fine dining.
            In addition to a great meal, and lessons in etiquette, tables will be hosted by Memorial alumni. You will have the opportunity to network, share stories and receive valuable advice from high profile professionals in our local community.
            Tickets are at the MUN Bookstore located on the second level of the Smallwood Centre, St. John’s Campus. 
Where:           Junior Common Room, R Gushue Hall, Irwin’s Road
When:             Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2008
Time:              6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Parking:          Irwin’s Road and Parking Lot 15
Dress:            Business Casual (jeans and t-shirts are not appropriate)
            For ticket information please contact Dana Aylward at the Centre for Career Development at or 737-6147.

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For more information, contact Dawn Roche, communications co-ordinator, Office of Alumni Affairs and Development, Memorial University at 737-2620 or   


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