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REF NO.: 19

SUBJECT: Memorial University to celebrate Harlow Campus at 50 in St. John’s

DATE: Oct. 24

Note to editors


Close to 175 alumni, friends and special guests are reuniting in St. John’s to celebrate Harlow Campus' 50th anniversary.

The event will take place on Friday, Oct. 25, at 7:30 p.m. at the Signal Hill Campus in St. John’s.
It will be an evening of sharing fond memories about experiences and achievements at Harlow Campus, Essex, England. Since 1969, Harlow has been Memorial University's international campus.
Participants include the following:

  • Dr. Noreen Golfman, provost and vice-president (academic), Memorial University
  • Bernard Davis, minister, Tourism, Culture, Industry and Innovation
  • Dr. Jamie Skidmore, professor, Department of English, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, and co-ordinator, Diploma in Stage and Screen Technique, Memorial University

Media agencies are invited to attend. Limited free parking will be available.

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For more information, please contact Marilyn Butland, Harlow Campus 50th anniversary co-ordinator, at 709-746-0432 or; or Ronalda Walsh, senior communications advisor, Offices of Development and Alumni Engagement, at 709-864-2479 or


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