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REF NO.: 51

SUBJECT: Come celebrate with Memorial during I Love MUNdays 2014

DATE: Oct. 21

Memorial University students, faculty, staff, alumni and friends are invited to participate in a variety of events taking place during I Love MUNdays, Memorial’s annual spirit week running Oct. 23-28. To see a list of events and a full schedule of activities, go to  

A sample of these activities includes:

Fill the Square

On Friday, Oct. 24, from 9 a.m.-4 p.m., help stock the shelves for the Campus Food Bank by dropping off non-perishable food items at the Paton College Basketball court, as Memorial celebrates Kindness Friday. To learn more, go to


MUNdays Sunday Skate

Everybody’s invited to the Jack Byrne Arena in Torbay on Sunday, Oct. 26, from 4-6 p.m., for the first-ever MUNdays Sunday Skate. There’ll be an hour of skating followed by an hour of refreshments and munchies. Cost: $3 per person. To register, go to


MUNdays Dining Etiquette Workshop

On Monday, Oct. 27, from 6-9 p.m., find out how to choose the right fork, the night attire and the right conversation to make a positive impression as you enjoy a delicious three-course meal hosted by a local etiquette coach. This year’s event takes place in The Landing on the third floor of the University Centre. Seating is limited. Tickets are $25 for students and $30 for alumni. Deadline to register is Oct. 22. Register online at


Toque Day

On Tuesday, Oct. 28, from 10 a.m.-1 p.m., open your closets and your hearts to help Froude Avenue Community Centre as Memorial collects gently used winter clothing. For your donation, you’ll receive a Memorial@Home toque. Drop off your donations outside the DELTS offices at rooms ED-1032 and ED-2000 in the Education Building. To learn more, go to

To see other events and a full schedule of activities, go to

MUNdays rolls out under the banner of I ♥ MUNdays on the St. John's campus, I ♥ M.I MUNdays at the Marine Institute, and I ♥ Grenfell in Corner Brook.

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For more information, please contact Dave Sorensen, acting associate director (communications), Division of Marketing and Communications, at (709) 864-2143 or  


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