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April 8 - 12 Oral Examinations

kyle

Posted: Apr 8, 2019

Category: Thesis Corner



Upcoming oral examinations this week For more information on any of the below oral examinations, please contact the associated department. Hannah McBride, Civil Engineering Developing an Objective Warrant System for Red Light Cameras April 10, 2019 1:00pm, Head Hall, Room C25 Emily McPherson, History Contrasting Silences: Public Memory of German Women's Experiences of the Second World War in a...

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2019 Three Minute Thesis Results

Kyle

Posted: Mar 28, 2019

Category: News and Events



Last week played host to the annual Graduate Research Conference, held in the Wu Conference Centre, as well as the 2019 rendition of UNB's Three Minute Thesis Challenge. 3MT gives students a chance to present their research projects in, as the title suggests, three minutes or less. Brave participants from departments across both of our talented campuses came together and delivered eleven...

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March 25 - 29 Oral Examinations

kyle

Posted: Mar 25, 2019

Category: Thesis Corner



Upcoming oral examinations this week For more information on any of the below oral examinations, please contact the associated department. Campbell Bryden, Civil Engineering Soil-Structure Interaction of Twin Culverts March 28, 2019 1:00pm, Head Hall, Room H301 Majed Shakir, Electrical and Computer Engineering Small Smart Grid for the Power Utilization System March 28, 2019 13:00pm, Head Hall,...

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MTME Students NBIF Breakthru Finalists

Kyle

Posted: Mar 19, 2019

Category: Student Stories



The New Brunswick Innovation Foundation (NBIF) has announced the finalists for their 2018-19 Breakthru Entrepreneusrhip competition, and a group of MTME graduate students find themselves in the mix to take home the top prize. Breakthru is a startup competition designed to encourage the creation and development of entrepreneurial, innovative business ventures in New Brunswick. Hosted by the New...

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Your Chance to Travel - Upcoming Travel Awards

Kyle

Posted: Feb 19, 2019

Category: Money Matters



Interested in researching or studying abroad this year? Start planning, and apply now! The School of Graduate Studies offers two travel scholarships aimed at promoting travel for research or study abroad for graduate students. UNB Associated Alumnae Travel Award Are you a female grad student looking to research or attend a conference outside of the Maritime Provinces this year? Apply now for...

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Former UNB Grad Student Appointed Fredericton's Next Poet Laureate

Kyle

Posted: Feb 8, 2019

Category: Student Stories



A former masters student with UNB Fredericton's Department of English has recently been appointed Fredericton's next Poet Laureate. Jenna Lyn Albert, a graduate of English's Creative Writing program, began in the position late last month, and will serve a two year term in the position formerly titled Cultural Laureate. The position was only recently established in 2016 as part of an action item...

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Free! MITACS Professional Development for Grad Students

Kyle

Posted: Jan 22, 2019

Category: News and Events



Interested in growing your professional skills? MITACS has the solution! MITACS works with institutions like UNB to provide professional skills development to students free of charge! By taking advantage of this program, grad students will have access to courses which will focus on growing networking skills, improving your communication, developing your presentation skills and more! Interested...

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2019 Three Minute Thesis Challenge!

Kyle

Posted: Jan 16, 2019

Category: Money Matters , News and Events



Win cash for describing your research! 2019 Three Minute Thesis Challenge The planning for the 2019 rendition of our annual Three Minute Thesis challenge is in the works, and a date has been set for the exciting event. On March 22, students will be given three minutes to describe their research, and will have a shot at winning some cash for doing so! Cash prizes will be offered to the top...

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January 7 - 11 Oral Examinations

kyle

Posted: Jan 7, 2019

Category: Thesis Corner



Upcoming oral examinations this week For more information on any of the below oral examinations, please contact the associated department. Francis Lavandier, History Role of Law, Settler Colonialism, and Overrepresentation of Indigenous Peoples in the Canadian Criminal Justice (Legal) System: Implementation of R.v. Gladue in Prince Edward Island (PEI) January 8, 2019 2:30pm, Tilley Hall, Room...

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Happy Holidays!

Kyle

Posted: Dec 18, 2018

Category: News and Events



Happy Holidays from the team at the School of Graduate Studies!

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