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Coastal planning - MI to launch marine spatial planning master's program for fall 2016

by Barry Snow on April 14, 2016

(From Memorial University's Gazette. See here for full story)   Coastal planning - MI to launch marine spatial planning master's program for fall 2016
 
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Government of Canada invests $4.5 million to support Memorial University’s $25 million Battery Facility initiative.

by Barry Snow on April 10, 2016

Government of Canada Invests in Memorial University Initiative to Connect with Communities - Memorial University bringing communities together by making resources more accessible

April 08, 2016 - St. John’s, NL – Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency (ACOA)

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Government of Canada invests in innovation and sustainable growth at Canadian post-secondary institutions

by Barry Snow on April 6, 2016

New infrastructure program invests in innovation and sustainable growth at Canadian post-secondary institutions  

$2-billion fund will create jobs, expand research and grow innovation
April 6, 2016 – Ottawa – Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada  
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Marine drone developed by MUN team to study icebergs offshore

by Barry Snow on January 7, 2016

As published by CBC NL. See here for full story:   Icebergs off the shores of Newfoundland and Labrador may draw thousands of tourists every year, but researchers with Memorial University are working on a project to study the icebergs and gather data to ensure they do not interfere with the shipping and oil industries.   
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Marine Institute Announces New Master of Marine Studies (Marine Spatial Planning and Management)

by Barry Snow on November 25, 2015

A new Master of Marine Studies in Marine Spatial Planning and Management is about to launch at the Fisheries and Marine Institute. As the first graduate level program of its kind in Canada, the new program will provide graduates the opportunity to influence, lead and provide decision making support for the management and planning of increasingly busy coastal and ocean spaces.   Read more.