News Releases

The Divison of Marketing and Communications provides access to the most up-to-date information released by Memorial University of Newfoundland. Archives of previous news releases are also available.

To access news releases from Grenfell Campus please click here.

REF NO.: 98

SUBJECT: Memorial geologist to be featured at the Geo Centre

DATE: Feb. 14

In recognition of the International Year Of Planet Earth, The Johnson GEO CENTRE and the Geological Association of Canada, NL Section will present a public viewing of the CBC Documentary, The Geologic Journey at 7 p.m., Feb.18 at The Johnson Geo Centre. This episode focuses on the Canadian Shield in particular Labrador and the important field work being carried out by Dr. Derek Wilton of Memorial University. Dr. Wilton will be present at the showing and he, together with other key leaders from the geological community will be available for a Question and Answer session after the presentation. All members of the public are welcome and admission is free. A cash bar will be available. Come see the spectacular geology and scenery of Labrador and meet the experts.

- 30 -

For more information, contact Keith Moore at 737-7886, or Derek Wilton at 737-8389, or Andy Kerr at 729-2164.


Marketing & Communications

230 Elizabeth Ave, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1B 3X9

Postal Address: P.O. Box 4200, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1C 5S7

Tel: (709) 864-8000