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REF NO.: 213

SUBJECT: Memorial University and St. John’s Native Friendship Centre to sign MOU at Aboriginal diversity awareness celebration

DATE: June 7

On Friday, June 8, Memorial’s Aboriginal Resource Office (ARO), in partnership with the St. John’s Native Friendship Centre (SJNFC), will hold an Aboriginal Diversity Awareness Celebration.
This event will take place from 12-2 p.m. at the University Centre, room UC-2001 (MUNSU council chambers).
The celebration will open with an Aboriginal welcome and song, followed by the signing of a memorandum of understanding between Memorial University and the SJNFC at 12:30 p.m. 
The event will conclude with a showing of Its Time, one of four films of the 8th Fire series produced by CBC.

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