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REF NO.: 209

SUBJECT: Memorial’s Harris Centre commemorates 25th anniversary of Atlantic Accord

DATE: Jan. 26

Memorial’s Harris Centre is hosting a free public forum next month focusing on the historic 1985 Atlantic Accord.
The presentation – titled The Atlantic Accord: A New-Found Vision? – will take place on Thursday, Feb. 11, at 7:30 p.m. in the S. J. Carew (Engineering) Building.
It will feature Dr. Wade Locke, professor of economics from Memorial, and Dr. Richard Cullen, a visiting professor from the Faculty of Law at the University of Hong Kong.
Admission is free, and a reception will follow the event. 
The forum will be webcast live at and viewers will be able to submit questions or comments by e-mail during the webcast.
Metered parking will be available in Lot 16 and in the underground garage of the Earth Sciences Building.
If cancelled due to inclement weather, the event will be postponed to the following evening and held in the Inco Innovation Centre Lecture Theatre.

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For further information, please contact Mike Clair, associate director (public policy), The Leslie Harris Centre of Regional Policy and Development, at (709) 737-7963, or


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