2019 Atlantic Canada Graduate and Research Summit

The School of Graduate Studies at Memorial University of Newfoundland is pleased to announce an Atlantic Canada Graduate and Research Summit.


Thursday, August 8 and Friday, August 9, 2019.


Memorial University of Newfoundland (St. John's, NL)


The Atlantic Canada Graduate and Research Summit brings together Graduate Deans and Vice-Presidents (Research) from universities across the Atlantic Provinces. We will focus on issues and topics surrounding graduate student research and success with a particular focus on international students.

Schedule at a glance

August 8, 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm: Welcome and Opening Reception

NB: on August 8 (9:00am - 4:00pm), we also host the Tri-Council Atlantic Regional Meetings

August 9, 8:30 am - 5:00 pm: Discussion and Workshopping Sessions

Full Schedule (subject to minor changes)

St. John's Guide

The attached is a brief guide to things happening in St. John's during or just after the summit and some recommendations for eating out.


School of Graduate Studies

230 Elizabeth Ave, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1B 3X9

Postal Address: P.O. Box 4200, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1C 5S7

Tel: (709) 864-8000