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OFFICE OF THE MINISTER OF INDUSTRY

March 26, 2010 14:29 ET

Media Advisory: Government of Canada Invests in Research Excellence at the University of New Brunswick

FREDERICTON, NEW BRUNSWICK--(Marketwire - March 26, 2010) - The Honourable Keith Ashfield, Minister of National Revenue, Minister of the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency and Minister for the Atlantic Gateway, will be at the University of New Brunswick to announce a Canada Research Chair at the university. The researchers appointed to these prestigious academic positions are world leaders in vital research fields, including energy, health, the environment, biotechnology and economics.

Following the announcement, there will be a photo opportunity and media availability.

Date: Monday, March 29, 2010
   
Time: 1:30 p.m.
   
Location: Wu Conference Centre, Room 204
  University of New Brunswick
  6 Duffie Drive
  Fredericton, New Brunswick

Contact Information

  • Office of the Honourable Gary Goodyear
    Minister of State (Science and Technology)
    Gary Toft
    Director of Communications
    613-943-7599
    or
    Canada Research Chairs Program
    Trevor Lynn
    Manager, Communications
    613-992-7302