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REF NO.: 224

SUBJECT: Memorial University to celebrate Dare To: The Campaign for Memorial University and havin’ a time: Reunion 2012

DATE: Aug. 6

Note to media:
On Sunday, Aug. 12, 2012, Memorial University of Newfoundland will celebrate the closing of havin’ a time: Reunion 2012, and will announce an update on the progress of Dare To: The Campaign for Memorial University, the university’s $50 million private sector fundraising campaign.
Dr. Gary Kachanoski, Memorial’s president and vice-chancellor, General Rick Hillier (Ret’d), chancellor and campaign chair, and Gary Peddle, Reunion 2012 chair, will be on hand with special guests, alumni, senior university officials, faculty and donors to mark this occasion.
Memorial University, Campaign Update & Reunion 2012 Closing
Sunday, Aug. 12, 2012, 3 p.m.
Main Dining Hall, R. Gushue Hall, Irwin’s Road
Media representatives are invited to attend. Speeches to begin at 3:30 p.m. with a reception to follow.

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To confirm your attendance and for further information, please contact Laura Barron, communications coordinator (Memorial’s Division of Marketing and Communications), (709) 864-3447 (office), (709) 699-0487 (cell), or


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