Innovators: Press Releases

EDUCATION & TRAINING PRESS RELEASES

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FORMER HEAD OF OCEANSADVANCE HONOURED WITH COMMISSIONED PORTRAIT

by OceansAdvance on December 11, 2014

Family, friends and former colleagues gathered at the Marine Institute on Ridge Road in St. John's, Wed., December 3,to celebrate the unveiling of a portrait of Les O’Reilly, former Executive Director of MI and immediate past executive director of OceansAdvance. The portrait, by Carl Stevenson (a former instructor at MI), was a tribute to O'Reilly for his many years of service and dedication to the Institute, its students and its staff. Read more.

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NEW $6.8-MILLION R&D CENTRE OPEN FOR BUSINESS IN ST. JOHN'S

by OceansAdvance on December 8, 2014

(St. John's, NL: 5  Dec. 2014) Construction of a new offshore research and development centre at Memorial University is complete, paving the way for increased collaborative research focused on solving technical challenges facing Newfoundland and Labrador industries.    Read more.

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MUN's 2014 RESEARCH REPORT CELEBRATES COMMUNITY

by OceansAdvance on December 3, 2014

Memorial University has launched its 2014 research report, which features the extraordinary and impactful work of Memorial students and researchers.The report’s theme, We Are Research, is prevalent in each of the stories as a celebration of and testament to the impact that research will have on society. It also reflects the collaborative effort and teamwork that is required to make extraordinary research happen.   Read more.

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OCEAN SCIENCES FIELD TRIP PROGRAM FOR HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS

by OceansAdvance on November 6, 2014

The Department of Ocean Sciences at Memorial University is about to wrap up a two month-long, joint collaboration with the Oceans Learning PartnershipThe program offers high school students and their teachers an opportunity to discover the diverse and fascinating world of ocean sciences.   Read more.

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HOSTING THE NORTH'S ONLY CIRCUMPOLAR INSTITUTION DEDICATED TO HIGHER EDUCATION

by wade on October 21, 2014

(St. John's, NL: Oct. 15, 2014) UArctic is holding its annual board of governors meetings at Memorial University and other venues in St. John’s next week. This international consortium of northern universities, colleges, research institutes and other organizations is committed to higher education and research in the North. Read more.