ST. JOHN'S, NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR--(Marketwired - March 1, 2016) - The Honourable Bardish Chagger, Minister of Small Business and Tourism, accompanied by Nick Whalen, Member of Parliament for St. John's East, will celebrate funding to support climate change and environmental protection research at Memorial University.

Date: March 2, 2016
Time: Tour: 9:40 a.m. (NT)
Announcement: 10:00 a.m. (NT)
Location: Alexander Murray (Earth Sciences) Building
Memorial University, St. John's Campus
300 Prince Philip Drive
St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador

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