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SUBJECT: Designing for public engagement, entrepreneurship, healthy communities and neighbourhoods – four upcoming free public sessions

DATE: Oct. 23

Memorial University’s Office of Public Engagement will be hosting four free public sessions on Friday, Oct. 26, as part of the People, Place and Public Engagement Conference. 

•    Designing Public Engagement Facilities and Spaces (1-4 p.m., Emera Innovation Exchange, Signal Hill Campus)
•    When Public Engagement Meets Entrepreneurship (1-4 p.m., Emera Innovation Exchange, Signal Hill Campus)
•    Healthy Communities: Using Public Engagement to Improve the Places We Live and Work (1:30-4 p.m., St. John’s Community Market, 245 Freshwater Road)
•    The Neighbours Project: Stories from Cultural Communities in and around St. John’s (1-4 p.m., presentation at Emera Innovation Exchange, Signal Hill Campus, followed by guided downtown walk)

For more information visit To register, email and indicate preferred session.

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For further information, please contact Rebecca Cohoe, senior communications advisor, Office of Public Engagement, Memorial University, at (709) 864-3739 or


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