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REF NO.: 41

SUBJECT: Memorial University students to receive bursary funding from CIBC

DATE: Oct. 19

Note to editors:
On Wednesday, Oct. 20, 2010, Memorial University will receive a generous donation from CIBC to support undergraduate business administration students.
The donation will be presented at the grand opening of CIBC Mount Pearl Banking Centre. Memorial’s chancellor, General Rick J. Hillier (Ret’d), Sonia Baxendale, senior executive vice president, CIBC and president, CIBC Retail Markets, Dr. Wilfred Zerbe, dean, Faculty of Business Administration, and members of the university community will be on hand to celebrate the occasion.
What:              Announcement of CIBC donation to Memorial University
When:            Wednesday, Oct. 20, 2010 at 10:15 a.m.
Where:           CIBC Mount Pearl Banking Centre,
                        164 Old Placentia Road, Mount Pearl

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