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REF NO.: 221

SUBJECT: Get social with Memorial University’s spring graduates

DATE: May 27

Almost 2,500 degrees will be awarded to graduating Memorial University students during spring convocation in St. John’s next week.

As part of Memorial’s convocation celebration activities, students, friends and family are invited to share their convocation congratulations, photos and special moments via social media using the hashtag #MUNgrad16.

You can join the celebration by adding memorialu on Snapchat, @MemorialU on Twitter, MemorialUniversity on Instagram and liking the Memorial University of Newfoundland page on Facebook.

Well wishes will be projected in the Arts and Culture Centre 20 minutes prior to each ceremony and can also be seen online at    

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For more information, please contact Meaghan Whelan, communications, Memorial University, (709) 864-2455, (709) 725-9605 (cell) or



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