Memorial University is mourning one of its own today.
Political scientist, Dr. Chris Dunn taught with the university for years and was the author of a number of papers and publications on politics in this province.
He passed away yesterday after a lengthy illness.
In a statement issued by the university, Dunn is called a dedicated teacher and scholar who left a lasting mark on the university and the province as a whole.
Details on funeral arrangements will be released in the coming days.