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REF NO.: 25

SUBJECT: Public invited to Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science open house

DATE: March 7

Memorial University’s Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science will host its annual public open house on Saturday, March 9, from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. in the Engineering building on Memorial’s St. John’s campus.

The family-friendly event will begin in the main foyer of the Engineering building with information booths and guided tours of working laboratories. The whole family will enjoy learning about the real-world applications of engineering. 

Some highlights this year will include a tour of the award-winning Paradigm Hyperloop pod, 3D printers, chats with robots, a youth interaction station and so much more! 

You may even get to see testing of a popsicle-stick bridge by a local junior high student that recently exceeded testing capacities at an annual bridge-breaking competition. 

Admission is free. Free parking is available in lot 60, parking garage under the Earth Sciences building.

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For further information, please contact Jackey Locke, communications advisor, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science, Memorial University, at (709) 864-8287, (709) 691-5027 or


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