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REF NO.: 103

SUBJECT: Voting opens for alumni representatives on Memorial University’s Board of Regents

DATE: May 1

A total of 49 Memorial University alumni are vying for six elected alumni positions on the Board of Regents, the governing body of the university.

Voting opens today and closes on May 31. Only Memorial University alumni are eligible to vote.

To learn more about each of the candidates, and to vote online, please visit the Alumni Affairs and Development website.

Following the close of voting on May 31, election results for all candidates will be posted to after being tabulated under the direction of the returning officer.

Alumni representatives are elected for a three-year term, commencing Sept. 1, 2017. 

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For more information, contact David Penney, senior communications advisor, Offices of Alumni Affairs and Development, Memorial University of Newfoundland, at (709) 864-3447 or


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