MyUNB Student News Saint John

SAS Software Licences Available to UNB Students, Staff and Faculty

Abbey Fletcher

Posted: March 4, 2021 10:40:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Looking for software to help with data management and analysis? SAS software is a statistical software suite developed by SAS Institute Inc. for data management and advanced analytics, with applications for topics like multivariate analysis, business intelligence, criminal investigation, and predictive analytics. The SAS software suite can retrieve, alter, manage, mine, and analyze data from a...

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Event Reminder: UNB Talks Online - Slaying Your Taxes

Alumni Office

Posted: March 4, 2021 10:35:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The UNB Talks Online: Slaying Your Taxes event will be held on Wednesday, March 10, from 7 - 8:30 p.m. (AST). At this free webinar for current UNB students and young alumni (U35), you will learn about your taxes and get answers to the top questions from an alumni tax expert. You will receive a better understanding of your taxes and filing out your income tax returns; how to claim any...

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Paid Summer Student Research Positions: Applications Due March 15

Abbey Fletcher

Posted: March 3, 2021 10:41:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Are you a UNB student looking for paid workplace experience doing research for and about New Brunswick? If so, look no further because the New Brunswick Institute for Research, Data and Training (NB-IRDT) is officially accepting applications for its 2021 Pathways to Professions program, and would love to hear from YOU!  Pathways to Professions (P2P) is a 13-week virtual experiential...

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Indspire - Bursaries, Scholarships and Awards

Jay Leblanc

Posted: March 3, 2021 10:40:00 AM AST

Category: Financial Aid


Indspire is an Indigenous national charity that invests in the education of First Nations, Inuit and Métis people for the long-term benefit of these individuals, their families and communities, and Canada.  Our vision is to enrich Canada through Indigenous education and by inspiring achievement.  In partnership with Indigenous, private and public sector stakeholders, Indspire...

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"Yours in Sisterhood" : An International Women's Day Film Screening

Human Rights & Positive Environment Office

Posted: March 3, 2021 10:39:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


"Yours in Sisterhood" :  An International Women's Day Film Screening will be held on Friday, March 12, from 12:30 – 3 p.m., via Microsoft Teams As part of the President’s Diversity Dialogue Series, and in recognition of International Women’s Day 2021, The Human Rights & Positive Environment Office of UNB, in collaboration with the Muriel McQueen Fergusson Centre for...

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Prepare yourself for a career in management!

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: March 3, 2021 10:35:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


UNB’s online Certificate in Management Essentials (CME) is the perfect program for anyone who wants to develop the skills needed to succeed–and excel–in a management role.  Want to learn more about the CME? Join us on Friday, Mar. 19 at a free information session to learn how the Certificate in Management Essentials will benefit you.  The one-hour session starts at 1...

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Invitation to Participate in Sociology Research Study

Jo-Anne Fullerton

Posted: March 3, 2021 10:30:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


You are invited to participate in an online survey on university students' perceptions and attitudes toward intimate partner violence (IPV). This study is a component of my master studies in the Department of Sociology at the University of New Brunswick under the supervision of Dr. Carmen Gill. The data collected from this study will develop an understanding of how university...

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MusicUNB LIVE - Where does the "Art" come in?

Yunjia Dai

Posted: March 3, 2021 10:25:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


MusicUNB LIVE - Where Does The "Art" Come In? will be held on Sunday, March 7 at 7:30 p.m. The Progression series will feature artists: Nadia Francavilla, Richard Hornsby, Emily Kennedy, Mark Kleyn and Joel LeBlanc. What is art? How do you define what music is? Explore these questions with some of music’s most creative and innovative composers. Experience the music of John Cage, Earl...

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UNBSJ Faculty of Business Simulation Competition - March 19

Patricia Chisholm

Posted: March 2, 2021 10:40:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


We are excited to let you know about this year's Faculty of Business Simulation Competition (formerly the Case Competition). This year things look a little different, so we are moving online to a fully digital simulation competition being held on Friday, March 19, 2021. Teams of two to four third- and fourth-year UNBSJ BBA/BAM students are encouraged to register and show off their...

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Volunteers Needed

Jeremy Foss

Posted: March 2, 2021 10:37:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Want to take part in a study about the use of cannabis by persons who want help with an eating disorder? No medical diagnosis is needed. To be eligible to participate in this study, you must be at least 19 years old, English speaking, a student at UNB or STU, living with an eating disorder for six months or more, and willing to participate in two individual interviews. The interviews will take...

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How you register for your courses has changed

UNB Registrars Office

Posted: March 1, 2021 10:45:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Effective March 1, you will use Colleague Self-Service in the myUNB Portal to select and register for your courses.  Colleague Self-Service is replacing WebAdvisor. Registration for Summer 2021 is now available. Fall 2021/Winter 2022 course registration will be available on March 15.  WebAdvisor will continue to be available if you have any issues with the new registration...

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Introduction to Regression Workshop

Abbey Fletcher

Posted: March 1, 2021 10:40:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Regression is a powerful statistical tool that is used to understand or to make predictions about the world around us. Join us for a two-part course focusing on what regression is and when and how it is used. The workshop includes a comprehensive introduction to regression methods and its utility. Equipped with this knowledge, participants will feel more confident in...

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Undergrads... apply for scholarships!

Undergraduate Awards Office

Posted: March 1, 2021 10:35:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


All undergraduate students must submit an Undergraduate Scholarship Application to be considered for scholarship support. Apply for 2021/22 scholarships by submitting the application found in your eServices under the Academic tab. Deadline is April 15. Questions? Check out our FAQ or send us an email, awards@unb.ca. Category: News and Notices Article Contact Information Contact: Undergraduate...

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Cine Club: Embrace of the Serpent

Emily R Lefloch

Posted: March 1, 2021 10:30:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Join us for this UNB Saint John winter 2021 film series screening of Embrace of the Serpent on Thursday, March 4 at 7 p.m. This film was directed by Ciro Guerra (2015). The film will be introduced by Dr Hepzibah Munoz Martinez, History and Politics, and you are invited to stay after the screening for the discussion. Open to all members of the UNB community. Running time: 85 min. Scroll down for...

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Drop-in tutoring help available over Reading Week

C. Hope Alderson

Posted: February 26, 2021 10:54:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The Math and Science Help Centre will be offering free drop-in tutoring throughout Reading Week, Sunday to Friday, 5 - 9 p.m. To access this service, visit the Math and Science Help Centre (Saint John)'s D2L under "Free Course Registration."   Category: News and Notices Article Contact Information Contact: C. Hope Alderson Email Address: Hope.Alderson@unb.ca

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Remember to add @unb.ca to your login ID when logging in

IT Service Desk

Posted: February 26, 2021 10:52:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Following the upgrades to UNB’s login services on Feb. 27, you must now use your loginID@unb.ca (not just login ID) when logging in to most* UNB IT services. Most UNB IT services also now: have a new login screen require multi-factor authentication (MFA), working the same as your M365 services  *See a list of exceptions  Need help logging in? Contact the UNB IT Service Desk...

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Lunch and Learn: Program Evaluation Primer

Abbey Fletcher

Posted: February 26, 2021 10:50:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Are you preparing to enter the workforce and looking for skills to increase your employability? Do you have a good working knowledge of program evaluation? Get a leg up and join us on March 17 for a virtual Lunch and Learn for a primer in program evaluation. Program evaluation is becoming increasingly popular as public and private sectors look to understand the impact of the programs they...

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Healthy Eating On a Budget webinar

Natasha Kelly

Posted: February 26, 2021 10:48:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


UNB Saint John Athletics is hosting a Healthy Eating on a Budget Webinar via Microsoft Teams on Thursday, March 4, from 2 to 3 p.m. Join Simply for Life nutrition consultant, Scott Anderson as he discusses eating well on a budget, meal planning and finding the balance. At the end of this free session, you will have tips and tricks for getting your health on track and learn about the...

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COVID-19 travel requirements

UNB Communications

Posted: February 25, 2021 10:55:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


As the travel risk associated with COVID-19 continues to increase, we strongly encourage you not to travel outside New Brunswick during the winter term or during spring reading week. If you travel outside the province, you will be required to self-isolate for 14 days when you return.  Travel outside New Brunswick should only occur in exceptional circumstances and students must have their...

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Paid Summer Student Research Positions: Applications Open!

Abbey Fletcher

Posted: February 25, 2021 10:46:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Are you a UNB student looking for paid workplace experience doing research for and about New Brunswick? If so, look no further because the New Brunswick Institute for Research, Data and Training (NB-IRDT) is officially accepting applications for its 2021 Pathways to Professions program, and would love to hear from YOU!  Pathways to Professions (P2P) is a 13-week virtual experiential...

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Apply to Graduate in 2021 - Deadline is March 1

Registrar's Office

Posted: February 25, 2021 10:45:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Students who plan to graduate at the Spring Convocation ceremony in May 2021, must apply to graduate here.  The deadline to apply is Monday, March 1, 2021.   Category: News and Notices  

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Summer Term registration opens March 1!

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: February 25, 2021 10:37:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Ready. Set. UNB.  It’s your future, get to it faster with online learning this summer. Browse the online summer schedule today and start planning your summer.  Choose from  400+ courses in a wide range of topics and levels. Did you know you can complete a 3-credit hour course in as little as three weeks? Term-based courses begin as early as May 5.  Visit the UNB...

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Register today to attend the Certificate in Adult Education Virtual Information Session!

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: February 25, 2021 10:36:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


On March 17, representatives from the UNB Faculty of Education are hosting a FREE information session about the Certificate in Adult Education.   Join us at 2 p.m. Atlantic (1 p.m. Eastern) to learn how this certificate program can augment your degree and position you for a career that involves teaching and training adults.   Sign up today!   Category: News and Notices Article...

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Kinesiology Graduate Colloquium - Guest speaker - Dr. Luke Potwarka

Leslie Harquail

Posted: February 25, 2021 10:35:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


At the next Kinesiology Graduate Colloquium, Dr. Luke Potwarka, University of Waterloo, will present "In Search of Inspiration: A Realist Synthesis Approach to Understanding Demonstration Effects.” This event will be held on Friday, Feb. 26 at 10:30 a.m. via Teams. Interested in attending? If so, please contact Dr. Jonathon Edwards for the link:...

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Amended T2202s

Richelle Corey

Posted: February 24, 2021 10:45:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


An error was discovered on the months of study on some 2020 T2202s and this issue has been fixed.  Your T2202 is found on the MyUNB Portal under Colleague Self Service. Category: News and Notices Article Contact Information Contact: Richelle Corey Email Address: Richelle.Corey@unb.ca

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Reminder: Must add @unb.ca to your login ID starting Feb. 27

IT Service Desk

Posted: February 24, 2021 10:44:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


On Saturday, Feb. 27, from 6:30 - 9 p.m., ITS will perform necessary updates to UNB's login services. During this time, you may be unable to access UNB services that require you to log in. Once these upgrades are complete you will need to add @unb.ca to your login ID – UNBloginID@unb.ca – when logging in to most UNB IT services. What other changes will I notice after the Feb. 27...

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2021 Graduating Student Leader Awards

Mary Duffley

Posted: February 24, 2021 10:40:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Are you graduating in May or October of this year? Nominations are now open for the 2021 Graduating Student Leader Awards, sponsored by UNB Alumni, UNB-SRC and UNB Saint John Student Services.The deadline to apply is March 1, 2021. Since 2005, the awards program recognizes and honours graduating students who have made outstanding voluntary extracurricular contributions at UNB...

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Deadline to apply to Graduate in 2021 is March 1

Communications Office

Posted: February 24, 2021 10:35:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Students who plan to graduate at the Spring Convocation ceremony in May 2021, must apply to graduate here.  The deadline to apply is Monday, March 1, 2021.   Category: News and Notices Article Contact Information Contact: Communications Office Email Address: talktous@unb.ca

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Invitation to Participate in Sociology Research Study

Jo-Anne Fullerton

Posted: February 24, 2021 10:30:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


You are invited to participate in an online survey on university students' perceptions and attitudes toward intimate partner violence (IPV). This study is a component of my master studies in the Department of Sociology at the University of New Brunswick under the supervision of Dr. Carmen Gill. The data collected from this study will develop an understanding of how university...

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Graduate Student Mental Health and Wellness - Peer Support

Matthew MacLean

Posted: February 23, 2021 10:39:00 AM AST

Category: Athletics Recreation and Wellness


As we reach the midpoint of another winter term, one made even more challenging due to the global pandemic, we are reminded of the critical importance of mental health and wellness, particularly among the graduate student community.     Therefore, all UNB graduate students are invited to attend gatherings of the Graduate Student Peer Support Group.  These meetings are...

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Volunteers Needed

Jeremy Foss

Posted: February 23, 2021 10:37:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Want to take part in a study about the use of cannabis by persons who want help with an eating disorder? No medical diagnosis is needed. To be eligible to participate in this study, you must be at least 19 years old, English speaking, a student at UNB or STU, living with an eating disorder for six months or more, and willing to participate in two individual interviews. The interviews will take...

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How you register for your courses is changing

UNB Registrar Offices

Posted: February 22, 2021 10:43:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


On March 1, 2021, you will begin to use Colleague Self-Service in the myUNB Portal to select and register for your courses.   Registration for Summer 2021 will be available starting on March 1 and Fall 2021/Winter 2022 course registration will be available on March 15. Colleague Self-Service is replacing WebAdvisor. Orientation for UNB community You are invited to attend the upcoming...

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Strategic Vision - Research Impact website launch

UNB Communications

Posted: February 22, 2021 10:41:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


As part of our strategic vision, UNB Toward 2030, please visit the newly launched Research Impact website, which showcases some of the amazing research happening at UNB. While impossible to sum up the work of our hundreds of researchers in just a handful of stories, this site provides a snapshot of the breadth and depth of the important work happening on our...

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Undergrads... apply for scholarships!

Undergraduate Awards Office

Posted: February 22, 2021 10:40:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


All undergraduate students must submit an Undergraduate Scholarship Application to be considered for scholarship support. Apply for 2021/22 scholarships by submitting the application found in your eServices under the Academic tab. Deadline is April 15. Questions? Check out our FAQ:  https://www.unb.ca/moneymatters/scholarships/questions.html or send us an email, awards@unb.ca. Category:...

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Apply for a $10,000 scholarship!

Undergraduate Awards Office

Posted: February 22, 2021 10:39:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Are you a leader in the environmental field? If so, The Leslie E. Bruce Environmental Scholarship application is now open in your eServices under the Academic tab.  Deadline is March 1. In the past, UNB has awarded two Leslie E. Bruce Scholarships each valued at $10,000. The 2021/22 recipients must be full-time undergraduate or graduate students in any discipline, from any UNB...

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UNB Talks Online: Slaying Your Taxes

UNB Alumni

Posted: February 22, 2021 10:38:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


At this free webinar for current UNB students and young alumni (U35), you will learn about your taxes and get answers to the top questions from an alumni tax expert. You will receive a better understanding of your taxes and filling out your income tax returns; how to claim any COVID-related payments received; know more about contribution limits and non-taxable income; and gather additional...

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Summer Institute Information Session

Jade Alex-Ander Yhap

Posted: February 22, 2021 10:35:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The Summer Institute Online information session will be held on Wednesday, Feb. 24 at 12 p.m. Are you ready to make your passion your career? The Summer Institute is a 12-week accelerator that will help you to take your passion project and turn it into a sustainable business. We offer our cohort members an intensive set of courses that will provide you with education and mentoring to make the...

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Occupational Health & Safety Information Sessions - Register Today!

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: February 22, 2021 10:34:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


There’s still time to register for tomorrow’s Occupational Health & Safety (OHS) information sessions.  Choose from: Certificate in Occupational Health & Safety (COHS) 5:30 p.m. Atlantic / 4:30 p.m. Eastern Register for COHS information session  Diploma in Occupational Health & Safety (DOHS) 7 p.m. Atlantic / 6 p.m. Eastern Register for DOHS information session  Each...

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Cine Club: Atanarjuat: The Fast Runner

Emily R Lefloch

Posted: February 22, 2021 10:25:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Join us for this UNB Saint John winter 2021 film series screening of Atanarjuat: The Fast Runner, directed by Zacharias Kunuk (2001), on Thursday, Feb. 25 at 7 p.m. The film will be introduced by Dr. Greg Marquis, Professor, History and Politics, and you are invited to stay after the screening for the discussion. Open to all members of the UNB community. Running time: 172 min. SCROLL DOWN FOR...

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UNB BLSA presents Advancing Racial Diversity in the Judiciary

Alysha-Rae Weekes

Posted: February 19, 2021 10:54:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


In celebration of Black History Month, UNB Black Law Students’ Association will be hosting a panel of Atlantic judges of colour to discuss their experiences navigating race in the judiciary. Judge Ronda van der Hoek, Judge Aleta Cromwell, and Judge Perry Borden of the Provincial and Family Courts of Nova Scotia will be our panelists for the Teams event. All students and staff are welcome...

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EFT Climate Adaptation Report

Matt Bishop

Posted: February 19, 2021 10:50:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The University of New Brunswick - Saint John campus is completing a Campus-Wide Climate Change Adaptation Strategy. The objective of this session is to prioritize adaptation strategies of interest in response to the climate change risks and vulnerabilities identified in the campus risk and vulnerability assessment. The strategies focus on University infrastructure, core services, and natural...

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Tax forms are now available on Colleague Self Service

Richelle Corey

Posted: February 19, 2021 10:50:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


2020 T2202's and T4A's are now available on Colleague Self Service (under the Tax Information section) found on your MyUNB portal. Subsequent years can also be found there if required. If you did not provide consent for UNB to post your T4A online, a paper copy was mailed on Feb. 19, 2021. If you provide consent on Colleague Self Service under the Tax Information section, you will be able to...

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Using Tor browsing and torrents safely for academic purposes

Erik Denis

Posted: February 19, 2021 10:48:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Do you need to use Tor browsing or torrent tools as part of your research or studies? While these tools can serve legitimate purposes in academia and research, they are also often used for illegal and nefarious activities and when not accessed or used securely, can put you at risk of identity theft, extortion, malware being installed on your device, and more.  If you need to access these...

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2021 Graduating Student Leader Awards

Mary Duffley

Posted: February 18, 2021 10:40:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Are you graduating in May or October of this year? Nominations are now open for the 2021 Graduating Student Leader Awards, sponsored by UNB Alumni, UNB-SRC and UNB Saint John Student Services.The deadline to apply is March 1, 2021. Since 2005, the awards program recognizes and honours graduating students who have made outstanding voluntary extracurricular contributions at UNB...

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Paid Summer Student Research Positions: Applications Open!

Abbey Fletcher

Posted: February 18, 2021 10:38:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Are you a UNB student looking for paid workplace experience doing research for and about New Brunswick? If so, look no further because the New Brunswick Institute for Research, Data and Training (NB-IRDT) is officially accepting applications for its 2021 Pathways to Professions program, and would love to hear from YOU!  Pathways to Professions (P2P) is a 13-week virtual experiential...

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QUEST-SJ Qualitative Health Research Group at UNB Saint John

Monique Cassidy

Posted: February 18, 2021 10:35:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The next meeting of QUEST-SJ will be held virtually on Tuesday, March 9, from 3 - 4 p.m. [link sent by request to quest-sj@unb.ca] This session will feature:  Methodological Focus: “One organization’s experience integrating mixed-methods designs into their research.”  Kate Ellis, BA., MA., Research & Quality Coordinator at Loch Lomond Villa, will share...

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Apply to Graduate in 2021

Registrar's Office

Posted: February 17, 2021 10:40:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Students who plan to graduate at the Spring Convocation ceremony in May 2021, must apply to graduate here.  The deadline to apply is Monday, March 1, 2021.   Category: News and Notices  

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Information Regarding 2020 T4 Income Tax Slips

Joanne Hodgson

Posted: February 17, 2021 10:39:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Payroll Services has posted the 2020 T4 income tax slips to Colleague Self-Service. Once logged in to your myUNB portal, https://my.unb.ca/Pages/default.aspx go to the Colleague Self-Service link on “Page 1” of the Launch Menu. Click on the ‘Employee’ link and then on ‘Tax Information.’ The UNB portal is the most secure way to obtain your T4 as only you have...

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Must add @unb.ca to your login ID starting Feb. 27

IT Service Desk

Posted: February 17, 2021 10:38:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


As part of the necessary updates to UNB’s login services on Feb. 27, you will need to add @unb.ca to your login ID - UNBloginID@unb.ca – when logging in. What else do I need to know about the updates on Feb. 27? Once the upgrades are complete you will see a new login screen on most UNB IT services Most IT services will require multi-factor authentication (MFA), working the same as...

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SAS Software Licences Available to UNB Students, Staff and Faculty

Abbey Fletcher

Posted: February 17, 2021 10:35:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Looking for software to help with data management and analysis? SAS software is a statistical software suite developed by SAS Institute Inc. for data management and advanced analytics, with applications for topics like multivariate analysis, business intelligence, criminal investigation, and predictive analytics. The SAS software suite can retrieve, alter, manage, mine, and analyze data from a...

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Faculty of Business Research Colloquium

Patricia Chisholm

Posted: February 17, 2021 10:32:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The Faculty of Business Research Colloquium will be held on Friday, Feb. 19, from 10:45 a.m. - 12:30 p.m., via Zoom. Two very interesting presentations regarding diabetes screening and community well-being in New Brunswick are scheduled. Session 1 (10:45 – 11:30 a.m.)  Title: Improving Pre-Screening Tool of Diabetes Using Artificial Neural Network  Presenters:  Dr. Dongmin...

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Invitation to Participate in Sociology Research Study

Jo-Anne Fullerton

Posted: February 17, 2021 10:25:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


You are invited to participate in an online survey on university students' perceptions and attitudes toward intimate partner violence (IPV). This study is a component of my master studies in the Department of Sociology at the University of New Brunswick under the supervision of Dr. Carmen Gill. The data collected from this study will develop an understanding of how university...

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UNB Go CODE Girl

Grace Ashfield

Posted: February 17, 2021 10:25:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


UNB will host Go CODE Girl, a one-day conference being held virtually on Saturday, March 6. Open to girls in grades 7-10 across New Brunswick, Go CODE Girl programs are designed to introduce participants to the wide range of career possibilities available in the rapidly-growing fields of technology, computing and software engineering. At Go CODE Girl, participants will discover the digital...

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Cybersecurity Alert: Beware of tax refund email scams

IT Service Desk

Posted: February 16, 2021 10:43:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


With another tax season upon us, faculty, staff and students should once again be on the lookout for emails from cyber criminals claiming to be from the Canadian Revenue Agency (CRA) and asking you to click a link to claim your tax refund. Don’t fall for a tax refund scam - if you receive an email like this, do not click any links or open any attachments. Instead, log in to your CRA...

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How you register for your courses is changing

UNB Registrar Offices

Posted: February 16, 2021 10:42:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The way you register for your courses is changing. In the past, WebAdvisor was used to select and register for your courses.  As of March 1, 2021, you will now use Colleague Self-Service in the myUNB Portal to register.  This new system will improve the course registration process by providing a modern interface that will make it much easier to use. Starting March 1, you will be able...

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Apply for a $10,000 scholarship!

Undergraduate Awards Office

Posted: February 16, 2021 10:41:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Are you a leader in the environmental field? If so, The Leslie E. Bruce Environmental Scholarship application is now open in your eServices under the Academic tab.  Deadline is March 1, 2021. In the past, UNB has awarded two Leslie E. Bruce Scholarships each valued at $10,000. The 2021/22 recipients must be full-time undergraduate or graduate students in any discipline, from any UNB...

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Last chance to register for the Certificate in Management Essentials Information Session!

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: February 16, 2021 10:40:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


On Friday, Feb. 19, the UNB College of Extended Learning is hosting a FREE information session about the online Certificate in Management Essentials.  Join us at 1 p.m. Atlantic (12 p.m. Eastern) to learn more about this competency-based training program. Sign up today! Can’t make it on Feb. 19?  Register for the event and we will send you a link to the recording.  Future...

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Undergrads... apply for scholarships!

Undergraduate Awards Office

Posted: February 16, 2021 10:40:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


All undergraduate students must submit an Undergraduate Scholarship Application to be considered for scholarship support. Apply for 2021/22 scholarships by submitting the application found in your eServices under the Academic tab. Deadline is April 15. Questions? Check out our FAQ or send us an email, awards@unb.ca. Category: News and Notices Article Contact Information Contact: Undergraduate...

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Fergusson Foundation Calls for Award Nominations

Fergusson Foundation

Posted: February 16, 2021 10:38:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The Fergusson Foundation is calling for nominations for the Muriel McQueen Fergusson Foundation Award. Created in 1992, the Muriel McQueen Fergusson Foundation Award was established to recognize outstanding contributions toward preventing and eliminating family violence in Canada. The Award, presented annually, will be presented at the Foundation’s 2021 Award...

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Volunteers Needed

Jeremy Foss

Posted: February 16, 2021 10:37:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Want to take part in a study about the use of cannabis by persons who want help with an eating disorder? No medical diagnosis is needed. To be eligible to participate in this study, you must be at least 19 years old, English speaking, a student at UNB or STU, living with an eating disorder for six months or more, and willing to participate in two individual interviews. The interviews will take...

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Cine Club: The Lady in Number 6

Emily R Lefloch

Posted: February 16, 2021 10:36:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Join us on Thursday, Feb. 18 at 7 p.m. for the third screening of the UNB Saint John Winter 2021 Film Series, open to all members of the UNB community. The film, The Lady in Number 6, directed by Malcolm Clarke (2013) will be introduced by Dr. Cheryl Fury, History and Politics, and you are invited to stay after the screening for the discussion. Running time: 39 min. Scroll down for Microsoft...

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MIDAS (Maritime Inter-Disciplinary Arts Seminar) Webinar Series

Rose Torres

Posted: February 16, 2021 10:35:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The Maritime Inter-disciplinary Arts Seminar (MIDAS) Webinar will feature Dr. Chris 'Nob' Doran and Dr. Joseph Galbo (UNB Saint John) on Friday, Feb. 26, from 3 - 4:30 p.m. Learning from five-year-old Joanne: Lessons For theorists, methodologists and activists - Dr. Chris  ‘Nob’ Doran/UNB This paper (an extract from `doran, nob {forthcoming} “Codifying Parrhesian...

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Lorenzo Virtual Book Club featuring author Uzma Jalaluddin

Andrea Kikuchi

Posted: February 16, 2021 10:25:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The next Lorenzo Virtual Book Club meeting will be held on Wednesday, Feb. 17 at 7:30 p.m. (ADT) and will feature author Uzma Jalaluddin discussing her debut novel, Ayesha at Last. Ayesha at Last is a revamped Pride and Prejudice set in a close-knit Toronto Muslim community.  The book has earned starred reviews from Publishers Weekly, Booklist, Library Journal and Kirkus. Ayesha...

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MAAC Society Online Game Night

Jennifer Bishop

Posted: February 16, 2021 10:25:00 AM AST

Category: Student Organizations


All members of the UNB Community are welcome! Every Tuesday night from 7 - 9 p.m., the Media Arts & Cultures Student Society hosts an online game night via its discord server. Each week, a variety of online party and strategy games are organized. Event begins at 7 p.m., but drop in anytime and join a game. No special software or previous experience is required. Join the MAAC discord to...

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Virtual Lunch & Learn: Program Evaluation Primer

Abbey Fletcher

Posted: February 11, 2021 10:35:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Are you preparing to enter the workforce and looking for skills to increase your employability? Do you have a good working knowledge of program evaluation?  Get a leg up on your peers and join us on March 17th for a virtual Lunch and Learn for a primer in program evaluation. Program evaluation is becoming increasingly popular as public  and  private sectors look to understand...

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Darwin Day 2021 Lecture

Brian Hayden

Posted: February 11, 2021 10:34:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Charles Darwin was born on the 12th of February 1809, a date which is now celebrated by biologists across the globe as ‘Darwin Day.’ To mark this milestone, the Department of Biology at UNB Fredericton will be holding a special public lecture on Friday, Feb. 12, from 7 - 9 p.m. Dr. Andrew Hendry, a Professor of Evolutionary Biology at McGill University will deliver the lecture...

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Apply to Graduate in 2021

Registrar's Office

Posted: February 10, 2021 10:40:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Students who plan to graduate at the Spring Convocation ceremony in May 2021, must apply to graduate here.  The deadline to apply is Monday, March 1, 2021.   Category: News and Notices  

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Certificate in Adult Education Virtual Information Session

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: February 10, 2021 10:38:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Are you seeking a career that involves teaching, training, or counselling adults? Consider adding UNB’s Certificate in Adult Education (CAE) to your resumé. Join us on Wednesday, Mar. 17 to learn how the CAE program can help you understand adult education principles and develop skills to be an effective teacher, trainer or counsellor. The one-hour session begins at 2 p.m....

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Occupational Health & Safety Information Sessions

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: February 10, 2021 10:32:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Did you know the UNB College of Extended Learning has been offering Occupational Health & Safety (OHS) training since 2001 and is a leader in online OHS education? Join us on Wednesday, Feb. 24 for free information sessions about our fully online training programs and learn how OHS can be part of your career path. Certificate in Occupational Health & Safety (COHS) 5:30 p.m. Atlantic / 4:30 p.m....

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Applications Open: Paid Summer Student Research Positions

Abbey Fletcher

Posted: February 10, 2021 10:31:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Are you a UNB student looking for paid workplace experience doing research for and about New Brunswick? If so, look no further because the New Brunswick Institute for Research, Data and Training (NB-IRDT) is officially accepting applications for its 2021 Pathways to Professions program, and would love to hear from YOU!  Pathways to Professions (P2P) is a 13-week virtual experiential...

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Guest Lecture by Dr. Aaron Persad (MIT)

Siddharth Raval

Posted: February 10, 2021 10:30:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Join the Department of Mechanical Engineering class ME3433 (Heat Transfer) for a guest lecture with Dr. Aaron Persad, from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, entitled, On the Physical Mechanisms of Evaporation: A look at theories experiments and controversies. This lecture will be held on Thursday, Feb. 11, between 1 – 2 p.m., via MS Teams (link below). Link:  MS...

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Kinesiology Graduate Colloquium - Guest speaker - Dr. Katherine Tamminen

Leslie Harquail

Posted: February 10, 2021 10:29:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Dr. Katherine Tamminen will present at the Kinesiology Graduate Colloquium entitled, "Processes of Coping and Communication between Parents and Athletes in Youth Sport" on Friday, Feb. 12, from 1:30 - 2:50 p.m. https://blogs.unb.ca/faculty-of-kinesiology/ If you are interested in attending, please email Dr. Jonathon Edwards for the link: jonathon.edwards@unb.ca. Talk overview/description: In...

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Extended Fitness Room Hours

Sharon Stewart

Posted: February 10, 2021 10:25:00 AM AST

Category: Athletics Recreation and Wellness


Fitness room hours have been extended on the Saint John campus!  In addition to our regular weekly hours from Monday - Friday, 11 a.m. - 3 p.m., we are adding Wednesday and Friday evenings from 6 - 8 p.m., and Saturday from 1 - 3 p.m.  Sessions must be booked on the hour. For more information, please contact Sharon Stewart Category: Athletics Recreation and Wellness Article Contact...

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Volunteers Needed

Jeremy Foss

Posted: February 9, 2021 10:37:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Want to take part in a study about the use of cannabis by persons who want help with an eating disorder? No medical diagnosis is needed. To be eligible to participate in this study, you must be at least 19 years old, English speaking, a student at UNB or STU, living with an eating disorder for six months or more, and willing to participate in two individual interviews. The interviews will take...

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The Palgrave Handbook of Gender, Sexuality, and Canadian Politics

Andrea Kikuchi

Posted: February 9, 2021 10:35:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


UNB Saint John's department of history and politics will host a book launch for The Palgrave Handbook of Gender, Sexuality, and Canadian Politics edited by Joanna Everitt and Manon Tremblay. This event will take place on Thursday, Feb. 11, from 5 - 7 p.m. (ADT). Speakers include: Joanna Everitt (UNB), Manon Tremblay (U of Ottawa), Roberta Lexier (Mont Royal U), J.P. Lewis (UNB), Angelia Wagner...

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Invitation to Participate in Sociology Research Study

Jo-Anne Fullerton

Posted: February 9, 2021 10:25:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


You are invited to participate in an online survey on university students' perceptions and attitudes toward intimate partner violence (IPV). This study is a component of my master studies in the Department of Sociology at the University of New Brunswick under the supervision of Dr. Carmen Gill. The data collected from this study will develop an understanding of how university...

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Lorenzo Virtual Book Club featuring author Uzma Jalaluddin

Andrea Kikuchi

Posted: February 8, 2021 10:40:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The next Lorenzo Virtual Book Club meeting will be held on Wednesday, Feb. 17 at 7:30 p.m. (ADT) and will feature author Uzma Jalaluddin discussing her debut novel, Ayesha at Last. Ayesha at Last is a revamped Pride and Prejudice set in a close-knit Toronto Muslim community.  The book has earned starred reviews from Publishers Weekly, Booklist, Library Journal and Kirkus. Ayesha...

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McCall MacBain Scholarships Information Session

Adrienne Wilson

Posted: February 8, 2021 10:39:00 AM AST

Category: Financial Aid


Learn about fully funded graduate study opportunities! The McCall MacBain Scholarships cover tuition and fees for an eligible master’s or professional program at McGill University, a living stipend of $2,000 a month, mentorship and leadership development opportunities. Up to 20 full scholarships and 60 entrance awards will be granted based on character, community engagement, leadership...

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Winter WIPS - Works in Progress Session on Feb. 10

Catherine Foster

Posted: February 8, 2021 10:38:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


WIPS - Works in Progress Sessions - are informal presentations given by Education graduate students, faculty and staff on their ideas and research. Each session has one 15-minute presentation followed by a discussion. The goal of WIPS is to offer a safe, respectful and supportive environment for sharing ideas and research interests. Join us online via Zoom. These sessions will not be...

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Apply for a $10,000 scholarship!

Undergraduate Awards Office

Posted: February 8, 2021 10:35:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Are you a leader in the environmental field? If so, the Leslie E. Bruce Environmental Scholarship application is now open in your eServices under the Academic tab.  Deadline is March 1. In the past, UNB has awarded two Leslie E. Bruce Scholarships each valued at $10,000. The 2021/22 recipients must be full-time undergraduate or graduate students in any discipline, from either UNB...

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Undergrads... apply for scholarships!

Undergraduate Awards Office

Posted: February 8, 2021 10:32:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


All undergraduate students must submit an Undergraduate Scholarship Application to be considered for scholarship support. Apply for 2021/22 scholarships by submitting the application found in your eServices under the Academic tab. Deadline is April 15. Questions? Check out our FAQ or send us an email, awards@unb.ca. Category: News and Notices Article Contact Information Contact: Undergraduate...

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Cine Club: Beasts of the Southern Wild

Emily R Lefloch

Posted: February 8, 2021 10:25:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Join us for the second screening of the UNB Saint John winter 2021 film series, open to all members of the UNB community, featuring the film Beasts of the Southern Wild, directed by Benh Zeitlin (2012). The film will be introduced by Dr. Miriam Jones, Associate Professor, Humanities and Languages, and you are invited to stay after the screening for the discussion. Date and time: Thursday, Feb....

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Reminder: Early TimeEntry Cutoff - Feb. 19, 2021

Joanne Hodgson

Posted: February 5, 2021 10:54:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Due to the Family Day holiday weekend, it is necessary for Payroll Services to change the TimeEntry cut-off dates for employee submission of hours and supervisor approval for the pay of Feb. 19, 2021. Employee TimeEntry Cut-Off - Employees using TimeEntry timesheets must have all hours entered, electronically signed and submitted to their supervisor for approval by midnight, Thursday, Feb. 11,...

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Climate Change Adaptation Consultation

Brad Nason

Posted: February 5, 2021 10:52:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The University of New Brunswick - Saint John campus is completing a Campus-Wide Climate Change Adaptation Strategy. The objective of this session is to prioritize adaptation strategies of interest in response to the climate change risks and vulnerabilities identified in the campus risk and vulnerability assessment. The strategies focus on university infrastructure, core services, and natural...

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Calling all Queer and Trans Artists

Sofia Mehlitz

Posted: February 5, 2021 10:50:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The 203 Centre is looking for an LGBTQIA2S+ artist to design a large mural piece for the physical centre on the UNB Fredericton campus (located in the SUB). Any artist living in New Brunswick and is self-identified as a member of the LGBTQIA2S+ community can apply.  The artist will be given a commission honorarium of $250 CAD and will be provided with all necessary materials to complete...

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Career Talks Online: Job Search and Networking Strategies

Mary Duffley

Posted: February 5, 2021 10:48:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Want to be more effective in securing summer work or your first job after graduation? Find out how to uncover and create career opportunities by learning how our alumni panelists and employers fill job openings. Learn how to find hidden opportunities and build relationships that will maximize your job search efforts. Date: Tuesday, Feb 23, 12 - 1 p.m. (AST) via Zoom Register here. Featured...

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Apply to Graduate in 2021

Registrar's Office

Posted: February 4, 2021 10:40:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Students who plan to graduate at the Spring Convocation ceremony in May 2021 in Saint John, must apply to graduate here.  The deadline to apply is Monday, March 1, 2021.   Category: News and Notices  

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Health & Environment Research Experience Award

UNB Communications

Posted: February 4, 2021 10:39:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The Rosemary Aicher Health & Environment Research Experience (HERE) Award will provide an opportunity for UNB Saint John students to be involved in research that investigates how environmental factors affect health outcomes.  The award is intended to provide support toward employment of a promising student during the summer term (minimum 14 weeks), with additional funds available to...

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The UNB Art Centre Celebrates Black History Month

Lori Quick

Posted: February 4, 2021 10:30:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The UNB Art Centre celebrates Black History Month with a special project that brings portraits of Black New Brunswickers to the streets of Fredericton. In partnership with UNB’s Bi-Campus Standing Committee on Equity, Diversity, Inclusion and Human Rights and the City of Fredericton, this project recognizes the achievements and experiences of remarkable individuals. These banners will be...

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Changes to how you log in to UNB services starting February 27

IT Service Desk

Posted: February 3, 2021 10:41:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


UNB’s existing authentication services have reached their end of life and must be upgraded by March 2021 to ensure continued, secure login services for the university. On February 27, ITS is performing necessary updates to UNB’s login services. Once these upgrades are complete, you will see a new login screen on most UNB IT services and: You will need to add @unb.ca to your login...

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Lorenzo Virtual Book Club featuring author Uzma Jalaluddin

Andrea Kikuchi

Posted: February 3, 2021 10:40:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The next Lorenzo Virtual Book Club meeting will be held on Wednesday, Feb. 17 at 7:30 p.m. (ADT) and will feature author Uzma Jalaluddin discussing her debut novel, Ayesha at Last. Ayesha at Last is a revamped Pride and Prejudice set in a close-knit Toronto Muslim community.  The book has earned starred reviews from Publishers Weekly, Booklist, Library Journal and Kirkus. Ayesha...

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Undergrads... apply for scholarships

Undergraduate Awards Office

Posted: February 3, 2021 10:37:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


All undergraduate students must submit an Undergraduate Scholarship Application to be considered for scholarship support. Apply for 2021/22 scholarships by submitting the application found in your eServices under the Academic tab. The deadline is April 15, 2021. Questions? Check out our FAQ or send us an email, awards@unb.ca. Category: News and Notices Article Contact Information Contact:...

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Apply for a $10,000 scholarship

Undergraduate Awards Office

Posted: February 3, 2021 10:36:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Are you a leader in the environmental field? The Leslie E. Bruce Environmental Scholarship application is now open in your eServices under the Academic tab.  The deadline is March 1, 2021. In the past, UNB has awarded two Leslie E. Bruce Scholarships each valued at $10,000. The 2021/22 recipients must be full-time undergraduate or graduate students in any discipline, from any UNB...

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Applications Open: Paid Summer Student Research Positions

Abbey Fletcher

Posted: February 3, 2021 10:35:00 AM AST

Category: Employment News


Are you a UNB student looking for paid workplace experience doing research for and about New Brunswick? If so, look no further because the New Brunswick Institute for Research, Data and Training (NB-IRDT) is officially accepting applications for its 2021 Pathways to Professions program, and would love to hear from YOU!  Pathways to Professions (P2P) is a 13-week virtual experiential...

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Certificate in Management Essentials Information Session

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: February 3, 2021 10:30:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


It’s never too early to plan for your future.  If you aspire to move into a supervisory or management position, consider making UNB’s Certificate in Management Essentials (CME) part of your plan.   Join us on Friday, Feb. 19 to learn how the online CME can equip you for a career in management. The one-hour session begins at 1 p.m. Atlantic (12 p.m. Eastern) and will...

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iCan Teach UK - Information Session

Cathy Clowater

Posted: February 3, 2021 10:25:00 AM AST

Category: Employment News


The iCan Teach UK Information Session will provide you 'Everything about teaching in the UK and the process of finding a role through iCan Teach UK.’ The session will be held on Wednesday, Feb. 17 at 4 p.m. Location:  Zoom - Join Session here:  https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84012261349 All we do here at iCan Teach UK is work with international teachers who are looking to...

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UNB honours Black History Month

Communications Office

Posted: February 2, 2021 10:41:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


During the month of February, UNB celebrates and commemorates Black History Month by honouring and acknowledging the achievements and contributions of Black Canadians and people of African descent – achievements that have far too often been erased or ignored. At UNB, we stand beside Black New Brunswickers and Black students at UNB and acknowledge the violent histories of Black...

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How to Apply for Federal Job, a Real-time Demonstration

Anita Connolly

Posted: February 2, 2021 10:40:00 AM AST

Category: Employment News


Join us and learn how to apply for federal jobs on Tuesday, Feb. 9 at 10:30 a.m. via Zoom Webinar. Register here Learn more about the Government of Canada’s application process for student and career opportunities, including a live demonstration applying to a summer job at Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada’s Fredericton Research and Development Centre. Ask questions about federal...

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Invitation to Participate in Sociology Research Study

Jo-Anne Fullerton

Posted: February 2, 2021 10:39:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


You are invited to participate in an online survey on university students' perceptions and attitudes toward intimate partner violence (IPV). This study is a component of my master studies in the Department of Sociology at the University of New Brunswick under the supervision of Dr. Carmen Gill. The data collected from this study will develop an understanding of how university...

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Volunteers Needed

Jeremy Foss

Posted: February 2, 2021 10:37:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Want to take part in a study about the use of cannabis by persons who want help with an eating disorder? No medical diagnosis is needed. To be eligible to participate in this study, you must be at least 19 years old, English speaking, a student at UNB or STU, living with an eating disorder for six months or more, and willing to participate in two individual interviews. The interviews will take...

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UNB Go CODE Girl

Grace Ashfield

Posted: February 2, 2021 10:25:00 AM AST

Category: Student Organizations


UNB will host Go CODE Girl, a one-day conference being held virtually on March 6, 2021. This even is open to girls in grades 7-10 across New Brunswick, Go CODE Girl programs are designed to introduce them to the wide range of career possibilities available in the rapidly-growing fields of technology, computing and software engineering. At Go CODE Girl, they’ll discover the digital skills...

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SIN Required for Income Tax form T2202

Richelle Corey

Posted: February 1, 2021 10:45:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Getting ready to file your income tax for 2020?  The Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) requires a student’s Social Insurance Number (SIN) be included on the form that is required for the Tuition and Education Tax Credits (T2202).  Please login to your eServices and select Update My SIN on the Financial Tab before February 12th to confirm that your SIN is on file.  If it...

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Film: I Am Not Your Negro

Miriam Jones

Posted: February 1, 2021 10:40:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


In celebration of Black History Month, please join us for the first screening of the UNB Saint John winter 2021 film series, open to all members of the UNB community: I Am Not Your Negro, directed by Raoul Peck (2016). The film will be introduced by Dr Joe Galbo, Professor, Social Sciences, and you are invited to stay after the screening for the discussion. ABOUT THE FILM: "I Am Not Your Negro...

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The Palgrave Handbook of Gender, Sexuality, and Canadian Politics

Andrea Kikuchi

Posted: February 1, 2021 10:35:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


UNB Saint John's department of history and politics will host a book launch for The Palgrave Handbook of Gender, Sexuality, and Canadian Politics edited by Joanna Everitt and Manon Tremblay. This event will take place on Thursday, Feb. 11, from 5 - 7 p.m. (ADT). Speakers include: Joanna Everitt (UNB), Manon Tremblay (U of Ottawa), Roberta Lexier (Mont Royal U), J.P. Lewis (UNB), Angelia Wagner...

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Sawyer Hannay, CEO of Country Liberty, at the RBC Lunch and Learn

Jade Alex-Ander Yhap

Posted: February 1, 2021 10:30:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The J Herbert Smith Centre is excited to be hosting an innovative business leader, Sawyer Hannay, CEO of Country Liberty, online on Tuesday, Feb. 2, from 12 - 1 p.m.  Sawyer has a wealth of knowledge about growing a nationally recognized brand from right here on the East Coast. With his recent appearance and deal from Dragon's Den, Sawyer is an energizing business leader whose...

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2021 Graduating Student Leader Awards

Mary Duffley

Posted: January 29, 2021 10:52:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Are you graduating in May or October of this year? Nominations are now open for the 2021 Graduating Student Leader Awards, sponsored by UNB Alumni, UNB-SRC and UNB Saint John Student Services. Since 2005, the awards program recognizes and honours graduating students who have made outstanding voluntary extracurricular contributions at UNB Saint John. Students can self-nominate or...

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Department of History’s 5th Annual Black History Month Lecture

Department of History

Posted: January 29, 2021 10:49:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


All are invited to join the UNBF Department of History for Dr. Melanie J. Newton's lecture, “’This island’s mine, by Sycorax my mother:’ Afro-Indigeneity, Gender and Survival in the Lesser Antilles.” Thursday, Feb.11, 2021 at 7 p.m. (AST) Please join us for this live online event. All are welcome to attend. Link to...

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UNB mental health strategist encourages the community to connect as part of Bell Let’s Talk Day

Communications Office

Posted: January 28, 2021 10:41:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Over the past year, the world has changed. The impact of COVID-19 has been felt across the globe and has drastically changed the way we live, study, work and socialize. On Jan. 28, UNB mental health strategist Matthew MacLean joined millions of Canadians in recognizing the importance of talking about mental health as part of this year’s Bell Let’s Talk Day. “The...

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Applications Open: Paid Summer Student Research Positions

Abbey Fletcher

Posted: January 28, 2021 10:40:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Are you a UNB student looking for paid workplace experience doing research for and about New Brunswick? If so, look no further because the New Brunswick Institute for Research, Data and Training (NB-IRDT) is officially accepting applications for its 2021 Pathways to Professions program, and would love to hear from YOU!  Pathways to Professions (P2P) is a 13-week virtual experiential...

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Film: I Am Not Your Negro

Miriam Jones

Posted: January 28, 2021 10:35:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


In celebration of Black History Month, please join us for the first screening of the UNB Saint John winter 2021 film series, open to all members of the UNB community: I Am Not Your Negro, directed by Raoul Peck (2016). The film will be introduced by Dr Joe Galbo, Professor, Social Sciences, and you are invited to stay after the screening for the discussion. ABOUT THE FILM: "I Am Not Your Negro...

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Manage and protect your passwords with LastPass

IT Service Desk

Posted: January 27, 2021 10:40:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Do you have a hard time remembering all your passwords or creating strong, unique passwords for all your different accounts? UNB’s password manager (LastPass) can help. LastPass provides a secure spot to create, store and manage unique passwords for all your online accounts and services. Use it to: Access your passwords while on the go with the LastPass app on your mobile device....

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Need to talk? Support services at UNB Saint John

Student Services

Posted: January 27, 2021 10:39:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Over the past year, the world has changed. The impact of COVID-19 has been felt across the globe and has drastically changed the way we live, study, work and socialize. It’s more important than ever that we spend time working on our mental health and well-being, and for many, the first step toward this is to share how we are feeling. Today, as part of this year’s Bell Let’s...

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Apply to Graduate in 2021

Registrar's Office

Posted: January 27, 2021 10:35:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Students who plan to graduate at the Spring Convocation ceremony in May 2021, must apply to graduate here.  The deadline to apply is Monday, March 1, 2021.   Category: News and Notices  

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Child Participants and Their Parents Needed for Graduate Student Training Activity

Scott Ronis

Posted: January 27, 2021 10:30:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Children/youths (ages five to 16) and their parents are needed to participate in interviews with graduate students in clinical psychology who are learning to work with young people. Sessions require one to two hours and will take place virtually over Microsoft Teams. Participants will receive gift certificates for their time. For more information, parents should contact Dr. Scott Ronis,...

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Introduction to Stats Course

Abbey Fletcher

Posted: January 27, 2021 10:20:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


A Training in Basic Statistics: Describing Data course will be held. Dates:  Part 1, Friday, Feb. 12, from 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.  Part 2, Friday, Feb. 19, from 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.    Course Summary:  Statistics provides a set of tools that can be used to gain insight and answer practical questions using data, which always begins with describing data. This course (i) focuses...

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UNB Get Stuff Done Club

Matthew MacLean

Posted: January 26, 2021 10:40:00 AM AST

Category: Athletics Recreation and Wellness


Janice Gange, Learning Strategist, and Matthew MacLean, Mental Health Strategist, host a weekly meeting every Tuesday, from 2 - 3 p.m., to explore the strategies that help you make the most of your time while also Getting Stuff Done! Each week, you will get a chance to hear some expert tips, ask questions and get to work! Join us here: https://bit.ly/3cdvEH5 For more information or feedback,...

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Kinesiology Graduate Colloquium - Guest speaker - Dr. Cory Kulczycki

Leslie Harquail

Posted: January 26, 2021 10:39:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Dr. Cory Kulczycki will present at the Kinesiology Graduate Colloquium entitled, "A mixed methods approach to understanding the recreational climbing industry," on Friday, Jan. 29, from 10:30 - 11:50 a.m. If you are interested in attending, please email Dr. Jonathon Edwards for the link: jonathon.edwards@unb.ca. Biography: Dr. Cory Kulczycki is an Assistant Professor within the Faculty of...

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Volunteers Needed

Jeremy Foss

Posted: January 26, 2021 10:37:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Want to take part in a study about the use of cannabis by persons who want help with an eating disorder? No medical diagnosis is needed. To be eligible to participate in this study, you must be at least 19 years old, English speaking, a student at UNB or STU, living with an eating disorder for six months or more, and willing to participate in two individual interviews. The interviews will take...

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Apply for a $10,000 scholarship!

Undergraduate Awards Office

Posted: January 25, 2021 10:41:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Are you a leader in the environmental field? If so, the Leslie E. Bruce Environmental Scholarship application is now open in your eServices under the Academic tab.  Deadline is March 1, 2021. In the past, UNB has awarded two Leslie E. Bruce Scholarships, each valued at $10,000. The 2021/22 recipients must be full-time undergraduate or graduate students in any discipline, from any UNB...

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Lorenzo Virtual Book Launch featuring Hepzibah Munoz-Martinez

Andrea Kikuchi

Posted: January 25, 2021 10:40:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


UNB Saint John’s Lorenzo Society and the department of history and politics will host a book launch on Wednesday, Jan. 27 at 7:30 p.m. (ADT) via Microsoft Teams.   The book is entitled, Uneven Landscapes of Violence by Dr. Hepzibah Munoz-Martinez and will include the artist of the book cover Javier Dragustinovis who will talk about the book cover and what it means to be an...

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Undergrads... apply for scholarships!

Undergraduate Awards Office

Posted: January 25, 2021 10:39:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


All undergraduate students must submit an Undergraduate Scholarship Application to be considered for scholarship support. Apply for 2021/22 scholarships by submitting the application found in your eServices under the Academic tab. Deadline is April 15. Questions? Check out our FAQ or send us an email, awards@unb.ca. Category: News and Notices Article Contact Information Contact: Undergraduate...

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Winter WIPS - Works in Progress Sessions

Catherine Foster

Posted: January 25, 2021 10:37:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


WIPS are informal presentations given by Education graduate students, faculty and staff on their ideas and research. Each session has one 15-minute presentation followed by a discussion. The goal of WIPS is to offer a safe, respectful and supportive environment for sharing ideas and research interests. Join us online via Zoom. These sessions will not be recorded. If you’d like to attend...

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The Fiddlehead and FROSTival: Free Online Poetry and Prose Readings

Kelsey Hovey

Posted: January 25, 2021 10:35:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The Fiddlehead will be hosting a free online poetry and prose reading in partnership with Fredericton FROSTival and Odd Sundays. The event will take place on Sunday, Feb. 7 at 2 p.m. AST and will feature readings by Elise Thorburn, the winner of our 2020 short-fiction contest, and poet Phoebe Wang. Fiddlehead Editor, Sue Sinclair will also be reading from the selection of Don Domanski...

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Occupational Health & Safety Information Sessions - Register Today!

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: January 25, 2021 10:34:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


There’s still time to register for the Occupational Health & Safety (OHS) information sessions taking place on Wednesday, Jan. 27.  Choose from: Certificate in Occupational Health & Safety (COHS) 5:30 p.m. Atlantic / 4:30 p.m. Eastern Register for COHS information session  Diploma in Occupational Health & Safety (DOHS) 7 p.m. Atlantic / 6 p.m. Eastern Register for DOHS...

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Invitation to Participate in Sociology Research Study

Jo-Anne Fullerton

Posted: January 25, 2021 10:30:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Dear students, this notice is being posted on behalf of Sociology Graduate student Jo-Anne Fullerton.  You are invited to participate in an online survey on university students' perceptions and attitudes toward intimate partner violence (IPV). This study is a component of my master studies in the Department of Sociology at the University of New Brunswick under the supervision of Dr....

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Saint John Drop-in Study Space Suspended in Red Phase

Danielle Fairweather

Posted: January 22, 2021 10:54:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


In a continued effort to ensure the health and safety of our community, drop-in use of common study spaces will be suspended while we remain in the red phase of COVID-19 recovery. This affects the following locations: WC 31, HH 127, HH 236, IH 101/102 and IH 105. During this time, student study space can still be reserved in the following locations: Breakout...

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Tutors needed

Jay Leblanc

Posted: January 22, 2021 10:52:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


UNB Saint John is seeking dedicated students who would be interested in tutoring other students. We are updating our tutor database for all subjects. If you are interested in becoming a tutor, please complete the registration form.  For further information, contact the Academic Development Coach at sjacadcoach@unb.ca.  Category: News and Notices Article Contact Information Contact:...

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UNB Special Bursary

Jay Leblanc

Posted: January 21, 2021 10:40:00 AM AST

Category: Financial Aid


Full-time undergraduate Saint John campus students, who are struggling financially, are encouraged to apply for the UNB Special Bursary (maximum award $1,000).  The application deadline is January 31, 2021. Eligibility Criteria: Registered full-time as an undergraduate student at UNB Saint John from September 2020 – April 2021 inclusive.  Part-time students with documented...

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Lorenzo Virtual Book Launch featuring Hepzibah Munoz-Martinez

Andrea Kikuchi

Posted: January 21, 2021 10:35:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


UNB Saint John’s Lorenzo Society and the department of history and politics will host a book launch on Wednesday, Jan. 27 at 7:30 p.m. (ADT) via Microsoft Teams.   The book is entitled, Uneven Landscapes of Violence by Dr. Hepzibah Munoz-Martinez and will include the artist of the book cover Javier Dragustinovis who will talk about the book cover and what it means to be an...

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UNB Backgrounds for Teams

IT Service Desk

Posted: January 20, 2021 10:35:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Looking for a new background for your next Teams class or meeting? UNB backgrounds for Teams are now available so you can attend your next class or meeting from your favourite campus views. See the available backgrounds. How to change your background in Teams Before a meeting: After clicking ‘Join’ on your meeting, you will be prompted to choose your video and audio options Select...

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Summer Institute Application Now Open

Jade Alex-Ander Yhap

Posted: January 20, 2021 10:20:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Companies interested in participating in The Summer Institute’s 2021 cohort are strongly encouraged to apply in advance of the February 15th deadline. The Summer Institute is a 12-week accelerator based in Fredericton that accepts five to seven companies each year to participate in its intensive, globally recognized program. The 2020 program will run from April 27th until July 16th....

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Directional signage on campus

UNB Communications

Posted: January 19, 2021 10:41:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The health and safety of the UNB community is our top priority. To ensure physical distancing, we will direct traffic through our buildings by using directional signage on doors, walls and floors. Always remember to look for markings denoting the traffic flow and follow these directions. Signage is posted on elevators denoting the maximum occupancy and temporary closures of spaces. To...

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Bookable study spaces during COVID-19

UNB Communications

Posted: January 19, 2021 10:40:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Bookable study spaces that adhere to physically distancing guidelines are available to registered students. Wi-fi is available on campus.  Study space is available in the Hans. W. Klohn Commons (HWK) library as well as classrooms that are not being used for teaching. All posted rules and New Brunswick Public Health requirements apply to drop-in classroom space. Book your...

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McCall MacBain Scholarships Information Session

Adrienne Wilson

Posted: January 19, 2021 10:39:00 AM AST

Category: Financial Aid


A McCall MacBain Scholarships Information Session will be held on Friday, Feb. 19 at 3 p.m. Learn about fully funded graduate study opportunities! The McCall MacBain Scholarships cover tuition and fees for an eligible master’s or professional program at McGill University, a living stipend of $2,000 a month, mentorship, and leadership development opportunities. Up to 20 full scholarships...

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Last chance to register for the Certificate in Management Essentials Information Session!

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: January 19, 2021 10:38:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


On Friday, Jan. 22, the UNB College of Extended Learning is hosting a FREE information session about the online Certificate in Management Essentials. Join us at 1 p.m. Atlantic (12 p.m. Eastern) to learn how this competency-based program will help you develop the leadership attributes and skills organizations seek. Sign up today! Can’t make it on January 22?  Register for the event...

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Reminder - upcoming Application Deadline for BA/BEd Program UNBSJ

Beth Keyes

Posted: January 19, 2021 10:37:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Reminder that the Application Deadline for the Fall 2021 intake in the Concurrent Education Program (BA/BEd) at UNB Saint John is January 31, 2021. If you have any questions about the Application process, or the BA/BEd program itself, please contact Dr. B. Keyes, Program Coordinator [email: bkeyes@unb.ca].   Category: News and Notices Article Contact Information Contact: Beth Keyes Email...

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Volunteers Needed

Jeremy Foss

Posted: January 19, 2021 10:37:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Want to take part in a study about the use of cannabis by persons who want help with an eating disorder? No medical diagnosis is needed. To be eligible to participate in this study, you must be at least 19 years old, English speaking, a student at UNB or STU, living with an eating disorder for six months or more, and willing to participate in two individual interviews. The interviews will take...

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The Faculty of Education & NB Association for Community Living presentation

Catherine Foster

Posted: January 19, 2021 10:25:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The Faculty of Education and NB Association for Community Living will present: “The Case of Luke Elwood,” A Documentary screening and discussion with panelists: Luke Elwood, Maureen Elwood, Gordon Porter and Wayne MacKay. This free public event will be held on Tuesday, Jan. 26, from 7 - 8:30 p.m. ADT, Facebook Live stream https://www.facebook.com/UNBFEduc The year 2017 marked the...

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Final Reminder: UNB Saint John Campus Bookstore Survey

Laurelle LeVert

Posted: January 18, 2021 10:45:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


With the unexpected closure of the physical Campus Bookstore at UNB Saint John, plans are underway for a new independent campus store for fall 2021.   We understand that losing the bookstore has impacted our campus community, and that there is a strong need and desire for something uniquely “ours” to meet the needs of our students, faculty, staff and...

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Apply for a $10,000 scholarship!

Undergraduate Awards Office

Posted: January 18, 2021 10:40:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Are you a leader in the environmental field? The Leslie E. Bruce Environmental Scholarship application is now open in your eServices under the Academic tab.  Deadline is March 1. In the past, UNB has awarded two Leslie E. Bruce Scholarships, each valued at $10,000. 2021/22 recipients must be full-time undergraduate or graduate students in any discipline, from either UNB campus. ...

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Undergrads... apply for scholarships!

Undergraduate Awards Office

Posted: January 18, 2021 10:38:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


All undergraduate students must submit an Undergraduate Scholarship Application to be considered for scholarship support. Apply for 2021/22 scholarships by submitting the application found in your eServices under the Academic tab. The deadline is Thursday, April 15. Questions? Check out our FAQ, or send us an email, awards@unb.ca. Category: News and Notices Article Contact Information Contact:...

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RBC Virtual Lunch and Learn: How can the Centre help you?

Jade Alex-Ander Yhap

Posted: January 18, 2021 10:35:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The J Herbert Smith Centre for Technology Management & Entrepreneurship is pleased to present a session to help people start something new this year.    Do you have an idea that you want to make a business? Do you have the ability to make that happen? Do you need help getting off the ground? Tune in to learn about the many options available to community members from a variety of...

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Invitation to Participate in Sociology Research Study

Jo-Anne Fullerton

Posted: January 18, 2021 10:25:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Dear students, this notice is being posted on behalf of Sociology Graduate student Jo-Anne Fullerton.  You are invited to participate in an online survey on university students' perceptions and attitudes toward intimate partner violence (IPV). This study is a component of my master studies in the Department of Sociology at the University of New Brunswick under the supervision of Dr....

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Mailing Address for 2020 Employee Tax Slips

Joanne Hodgson

Posted: January 15, 2021 10:54:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Payroll Services is seeking the assistance of our employees to verify we have your preferred mailing address information on file. This will ensure your 2020 tax slips have your preferred residential mailing address listed and that they will reach their intended destination should we be required to send them via Canada Post.  Regular UNB Employees – to view or update your preferred...

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COVID safety measures for classrooms and lecture halls

UNB Communications

Posted: January 15, 2021 10:52:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Keeping our UNB community safe is a shared responsibility. We rely on each other to maintain a healthy community by taking simple actions such as physical distancing, wearing face coverings, frequent hand washing, staying home when sick and covering coughs and sneezes. Health and safety requirements Workspaces, lecture theatres, classrooms and kitchenettes that remain open for use will have...

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Location tracking during COVID-19

UNB Communications

Posted: January 15, 2021 10:50:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


UNB is committed to ensuring the health and safety of our students, faculty and staff. We will collect location information for the purposes of supporting New Brunswick Public Health. We will provide New Brunswick Public Health with the names and contact information of people in our buildings to support contact tracing in the event of an outbreak. The information collected will not be used...

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Apply to Graduate in 2021

Registrar's Office

Posted: January 14, 2021 10:35:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Students who plan to graduate at the Spring Convocation ceremony in May 2021 in Saint John, must apply to graduate here.  The deadline to apply is Monday, March 1, 2021.   Category: News and Notices  

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Occupational Health & Safety Information Sessions

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: January 14, 2021 10:20:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Did you know the UNB College of Extended Learning (CEL) is home to the largest Occupational Health & Safety (OHS) program in Canada?   Join us on Wednesday, Jan. 27 for free information sessions about our fully online OHS training programs and learn how the discipline of OHS can enhance your future employment prospects. Certificate in Occupational Health & Safety (COHS) 5:30 p.m....

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UNB COVID-19 Student Safety Orientation

UNB Communications

Posted: January 13, 2021 10:42:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


To understand the health and safety procedures implemented on campus, all students are required to complete a COVID-19 student safety orientation before entering campus. The COVID-19 student safety orientation explains why the safety measures are important and what to expect on campus.  UNB Fredericton COVID-19 student safety orientation UNB Saint John COVID-19 student safety...

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COVID Alert

UNB Communications

Posted: January 13, 2021 10:41:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The Government of New Brunswick encourages all New Brunswickers to download the COVID Alert app.  COVID Alert is a secure, reliable and user-friendly app that is an additional tool to help limit the spread of COVID-19. Along with physical distancing, wearing a mask and other important steps, knowing what to do if you have been exposed to COVID-19 is another way to protect yourself. COVID...

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Webinar: Working Together To Shatter the Holy Hush

Alan M. Sears

Posted: January 13, 2021 10:25:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The Anglican Diocese of Fredericton and the Muriel McQueen Ferguson Centre for Family Violence Research at UNB are cosponsoring a webinar on Thursday, Jan. 28, from 7 - 8 p.m., featuring UNB Professor Emerita Dr. Nancy Nason-Clark.  She will speak on the topic, "Working Together to Shatter the Holy Hush: Personal Reflections on 25 years of Research and Activism on Intimate Partner Violence...

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Volunteers Needed

Jeremy Foss

Posted: January 13, 2021 10:20:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Want to take part in a study about the use of cannabis by persons who want help with an eating disorder? No medical diagnosis is needed. To be eligible to participate in this study, you must be at least 19 years old, English speaking, a student at UNB or STU, living with an eating disorder for six months or more, and willing to participate in two individual interviews. The interviews will take...

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Student Abroad 2021-22 Application Deadline Extension

Dave Andrews

Posted: January 12, 2021 10:40:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Please note that while all Student Abroad programs remain suspended, the university is continuing to move forward and the Global Learning and Engagement office will be accepting applications for Student Abroad - Exchange programs for Fall 2021 and Winter 2022 semesters.   The deadline for Fall 2021 has been extended to February 1, 2021 and the deadline for Winter 2021 remains April 1,...

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Winter WIPS - Works in Progress Sessions

Catherine Foster

Posted: January 12, 2021 10:35:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Starting Wednesday, Jan. 13th, our Winter WIPS - Works in Progress Sessions - Winter 2021 starts! Join us via Zoom for these sessions.  WIPS are informal presentations given by Education graduate students, faculty and staff on their ideas and research. Each session has one 15-minute presentation followed by a discussion. The goal of WIPS is to offer a safe, respectful and supportive...

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UNB Conservatory Announces Online Workshops

Mark Kleyn

Posted: January 12, 2021 10:30:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Over the past few years, the UNB Conservatory has offered workshops for a wide array of musical tastes and ability levels.  This winter, the Conservatory is moving its workshops online so participants can enrich their musical lives from home.  The workshops are open to the public and are geared towards amateur, student, and professional musicians alike.   This...

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Premier's Council on Disabilities: Students with Disabilities Survey

Ally Buchanan

Posted: January 11, 2021 10:43:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


A student consultation group from UNB’s Renaissance College is currently working with the Premier's Council on Disabilities regarding a survey that it has developed. The group members are aiming to research the barriers faced by individuals with disabilities or varying abilities regarding the post-secondary education system, with the goal of reducing these barriers at a provincial...

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Undergrads... apply for scholarships!

Undergraduate Awards Office

Posted: January 11, 2021 10:41:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


All undergraduate students must submit an Undergraduate Scholarship Application to be considered for scholarship support. Apply for 2021/22 scholarships by submitting the application found in your eServices under the Academic tab. The deadline is Thursday, April 15. Questions? Check out our FAQ or email us at awards@unb.ca. Category: News and Notices Article Contact Information Contact:...

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Applications Open for 12 paid Summer Student Research Positions

Jennifer Moorcraft

Posted: January 11, 2021 10:40:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Are you a UNB student looking for paid workplace experience doing research for and about New Brunswick? If so, look no further because the New Brunswick Institute for Research, Data and Training (NB-IRDT) is officially accepting applications for its 2021 Pathways to Professions program, and would love to hear from YOU!  Pathways to Professions (P2P) is a 13-week virtual experiential...

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Lorenzo Virtual Book Club featuring author Gerard Collins

Andrea Kikuchi

Posted: January 11, 2021 10:39:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Award-winning author Gerard Collins will read from The Hush Sisters on Wednesday, Jan. 20 at 7:30 p.m. (ADT). SPOILER ALERT:  The discussion assumes that every participant has read the book.  If you have not read it, or have not finished it, please be prepared to hear plot twists and perhaps the ending.   The Lorenzo Reading Series acknowledges the support of Canada Council for...

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Graduate Student Peer Support Groups

Matthew MacLean

Posted: January 11, 2021 10:35:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Join a supportive community designed by and for UNB Graduate Students. Weekly meetings in a safe and confidential space will help you build connection and resilience as a member of an encouraging and understanding community. Groups are moderated by trained UNB Graduate Student volunteers. Each week introduces a different topic of discussion exploring issues and ideas that matter to...

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Intro Stats Course

Jennifer Moorcraft

Posted: January 11, 2021 10:20:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Training in Basic Statistics: Describing Data Dates: Part 1, February 10, 2021, 10 -12 a.m. Part 2, February 17, 2021, 10 -12 a.m.   Course Summary  Statistics provides a set of tools that can be used to gain insight and answer practical questions using data, which always begins with describing data. This course (i) focuses on developing an understanding of the basic tools used to...

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UNB computer science faculty member wins teaching innovation award

Angie Deveau

Posted: January 11, 2021 10:15:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Dr. Arash Habibi Lashkari, assistant professor at the UNB’s faculty of computer science and research coordinator for the Canadian Institute for Cybersecurity (CIC), recently won a 2019-2020 UNB teaching Innovation Award for his new teaching technique, Think-Qcussion. Dr. Lashkari believes that every classroom has its own unique community, especially when international students are...

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UNB Special Bursary

Jay Leblanc

Posted: January 8, 2021 10:54:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Full-time undergraduate Saint John campus students, who are struggling financially, are encouraged to apply for the UNB Special Bursary (maximum award $1,000). The application deadline is Jan. 31, 2021. Eligibility Criteria: Registered full-time as an undergraduate student at UNB Saint John from September 2020 – April 2021 inclusive. Part-time students with documented disabilities may be...

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Indspire - Bursaries, scholarships and awards

Jay Leblanc

Posted: January 8, 2021 10:52:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Indspire is an Indigenous national charity that invests in the education of First Nations, Inuit and Métis people for the long-term benefit of these individuals, their families and communities, and Canada.  Our vision is to enrich Canada through Indigenous education and by inspiring achievement. In partnership with Indigenous, private and public sector stakeholders, Indspire educates,...

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Certificate in Management Essentials Information Session

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: January 8, 2021 10:50:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


When it’s time to start your career, stand out from the competition with UNB’s Certificate in Management Essentials (CME) on your resumé.   Join us on Jan. 22 to learn how the online CME can prepare you for entry level supervisory or management positions. The one-hour session begins at 1 p.m. Atlantic (12 p.m. Eastern) and will include an overview of the CME program,...

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Call for Papers: Sport, Animals and Ethics Conference

Gabriela l. Tymowski-Gionet

Posted: January 8, 2021 10:48:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


From May 25 to May 29, 2021, the Faculty of Kinesiology at UNB in Fredericton and Miami University in Oxford, Ohio, USA, will host a virtual conference on Sport, Animals and Ethics. We are inviting papers focused on ethical issues related to the involvement of animals in the context of sport, recreation, or leisure. We welcome a wide spectrum of submissions; e.g., from direct use such as...

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Yoga class at UNB Saint John

Stephanie Guimond

Posted: January 8, 2021 10:46:00 AM AST

Category: Athletics Recreation and Wellness


Join the 8-week yoga class with Tara! Start date is Feb. 2 and it runs every Tuesday at 4:30 p.m. and Friday at 12:30 p.m.  Cost is $30/person. Register now! https://www.unb.ca/saintjohn/athletics/fitness/classes.html Category: Athletics Recreation and Wellness Article Contact Information Contact: Stephanie Guimond Email Address: Stephanie.Guimond@unb.ca

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Borrow snowshoes and get outside at UNB Saint John

Stephanie Guimond

Posted: January 8, 2021 10:44:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


If you'd like a fun winter activity, look no further! Contact UNB Saint John Athletics to borrow some snowshoes and/or Nordic Walking poles. Contact Stephanie.Guimond@unb.ca for more information. Must provide student, staff or faculty ID.   Category: Athletics Recreation and Wellness Article Contact Information Contact: Stephanie Guimond Email Address: Stephanie.Guimond@unb.ca

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Download the COVID Alert app

UNB Communications

Posted: January 7, 2021 10:54:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The Government of New Brunswick encourages all New Brunswickers to download the COVID Alert app. COVID Alert is a secure, reliable and user-friendly app that is an additional tool to help limit the spread of COVID-19. Along with physical distancing, wearing a mask and other important steps, knowing what to do if you have been exposed to COVID-19 is another way to protect yourself. COVID Alert...

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Tabata classes resume at UNB Saint John

Stephanie Guimond

Posted: January 7, 2021 10:52:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Keep up your health and wellness routine with our Tabata classes. Start date is Monday, Jan. 11, at 4:30 p.m.  Register now for second term! https://www.unb.ca/saintjohn/athletics/fitness/classes.html Category: Athletics Recreation and Wellness Article Contact Information Contact: Stephanie Guimond Email Address: Stephanie.Guimond@unb.ca

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Reminder: UNB Saint John Campus Bookstore Survey

Laurelle LeVert

Posted: January 6, 2021 10:54:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


With the unexpected closure of the physical Campus Bookstore at UNB Saint John, plans are underway for a new independent campus store for fall 2021.   We understand that losing the bookstore has impacted our campus community, and that there is a strong need and desire for something uniquely “ours” to meet the needs of our students, faculty, staff and...

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Volunteers Needed

Jeremy Foss

Posted: January 5, 2021 10:37:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Want to take part in a study about the use of cannabis by persons who want help with an eating disorder? No medical diagnosis is needed. To be eligible to participate in this study, you must be at least 19 years old, English speaking, a student at UNB or STU, living with an eating disorder for six months or more, and willing to participate in two individual interviews. The interviews will take...

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Multi-factor authentication now required to access all UNB M365 services

IT Service Desk

Posted: January 4, 2021 10:54:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


As of Jan. 5, multi-factor authentication (MFA) is now required to access all UNB Microsoft 365 (M365) services like Teams, email, OneDrive and SharePoint.   Visit our website for MFA help at www.unb.ca/its/mfa (no login required) for:   Instructions on how to set up MFA if you haven’t already done so FAQ and helpful information like:   What to expect when...

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Recruiting men living with extra weight for exercise study

Mohammad Keshavarz

Posted: January 4, 2021 10:52:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


UNB Fredericton’s CELLAB in the faculty of kinesiology is looking for male participants 19+ struggling to maintain a healthy body weight to take part in an exercise study. Participation includes a free health/fitness assessment and a free 12-week exercise program with an exercise professional delivered online at home without any equipment. Taking part in this study will help you...

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