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REF NO.: 125

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

DATE: Feb. 8

Note to editors:
Media are invited to send representatives to a free public forum to mark the quarter-of-a-century anniversary of one of this province’s most important historic documents.
Memorial’s Harris Centre is hosting a presentation titled The Atlantic Accord: A New-Found Vision? on Thursday, Feb. 11, at 7:30 p.m. in the S. J. Carew (Engineering) Building on the St. John’s campus.
The talk 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.
The event will be webcast live at and viewers will be able to submit questions or comments by e-mail during the webcast.
A reception will follow event. 
Metered parking is available in Lot 16 and in the underground garage in the Earth Sciences Building.
            In the event of inclement weather, the talk will be postponed to the following evening but 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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