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Calling all artists at UNB Saint John

Communications

Posted: August 27, 2014 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: UNB Saint John


The Lorenzo Society Art Series is looking for artists for the 2014-2015 line up. The Lorenzo Society Art Series showcases both established and emerging local artists with an exhibition of their work at UNB Saint John. With approximately four exhibitions per year it is a great opportunity for the talents of our local artists to be highlighted for the entire community to appreciate. If you, or...

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UNB students awarded largest-ever Canadian scholarship to study science technology engineering and math

Communications

Posted: August 27, 2014 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: UNB Homepage, In the Media, UNB Saint John, UNB Fredericton, myUNB


Sonja Power and Shuaijin (Jenny) Wang have been named the University of New Brunswick’s recipients of Schulich Leader Scholarships for students entering undergraduate studies in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM). Created by Canadian business leader and philanthropist Seymour Schulich three years ago, the annual awards program encourages high school graduates to embrace...

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UNB nursing study to determine health effects of violence among men

Communications

Posted: August 18, 2014 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: In the Media


Violence is a major public health problem. There is a lot of research that shows the harmful health effects of violence against women; however, there is very little known about how it affects men. A University of New Brunswick research team will receive $383,676 over the next five years by the Canadian Institute of Health Research (CIHR) to examine 600 English-speaking New Brunswick men between...

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Engineering student first-ever UNBer selected as DAAD Young Ambassador

Communications

Posted: August 13, 2014 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: UNB Fredericton


On the heels of the 10th anniversary celebrations to mark a successful partnership between the University of New Brunswick and Furtwangen University (HFU) in Germany, UNB chemical engineering student Kirsten Melnyk was named UNB’s first-ever German Academic Exchange Service’s (DAAD) young ambassador for 2014-15. Kirsten Melnyk stopped for a photo in the town of Hechingen, where she...

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Dr Shelley Doucet named Jarislowsky Chair in Interprofessional Patient-Centred Care

Communications

Posted: August 8, 2014 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: UNB Fredericton, Events, UNB Saint John, UNB Homepage, myUNB


The University of New Brunswick is changing the way people look at health-care through the new Jarislowsky Chair in Interprofessional Patient-Centred Care. The chair was announced on July 29 and will be held at UNB Saint John by two-time alumna and assistant professor of the faculty of science, applied science and engineering, Dr. Shelley Doucet (BN’05, PhD’10). UNB Saint John receives $1...

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UNBF faculty of education announces Dean s List for 2013-14

Communications

Posted: August 7, 2014 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: UNB Fredericton


Seventy-eight students in the faculty of education at the University of New Brunswick in Fredericton have earned a place on the Dean’s List for 2013-14.The dean of education, Ann Sherman, announced that the students who qualified for the list attained a sessional grade-point average of at least 3.7 or A- for the academic year.During the 2013-14 academic year, 139 students were enrolled in the...

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UNBF faculty of computer science announces Dean s List for 2013-14

Communications

Posted: August 1, 2014 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: In the Media


Ninety-one students in the faculty of computer science at the University of New Brunswick in Fredericton have earned a place on the Dean’s List for 2013-14. The dean of computer science, Ali Ghorbani, announced that the students who qualified for the list attained a sessional grade-point average of at least 3.7 or A- for the academic year. During the 2013-14 academic year, 424 students were...

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