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REF NO.: 22

SUBJECT: Memorial University to officially launch Leslie Harris Centre of Regional Policy and Development

DATE: Sept. 28

Note to editors:

On Friday, Oct. 1, 2004, Dr. Axel Meisen, president of Memorial University, will make a special announcement pertaining to the launch of the Leslie Harris Centre of Regional Policy and Development (The Harris Centre) at Memorial University.

The announcement begins at 10:30 the Junior Common Room,

R. Gushue Hall, Irwin’s Road, located on Memorial's St. John's campus. Media agencies are encouraged to send representatives. A reception will follow.

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For more information contact Deborah Inkpen, communications co-ordinator (research), at 737-4073, e-mail: or Dr. Robert Greenwood at 737-6170 or David Vardy at 737-4311, Leslie Harris Centre of Regional Policy and Development.


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