UNB Saint John awarded diplomas to 146 students at its 2013 fall convocation ceremony at the Imperial Theatre on Friday, Oct. 25. UNBSJ conferred an honorary degree to Jane Bertrand, program director for the Margaret & Wallace McCain Family Foundation, and former professor for the School of Early Childhood at George Brown College, at its… Read More »

The University of New Brunswick is holding its fall convocation ceremonies on Thursday, October 24 and Friday, October 25 in Fredericton and Saint John, respectively. The Fredericton ceremony on Thursday will feature the installation of UNB’s sixth modern day chancellor, Allison McCain. Fredericton The 59th Convocation will be held on Thursday, October 24 at 4:30 p.m. in the Richard J.… Read More »

Scientists in Saint John are scouring the woods and shorelines for plants that could help in the global fight against tuberculosis. “We’ve been able to find endophytic fungi from plants here in New Brunswick that can inhibit or kill TB,” said John Johnson, a biology professor who works with the team of graduate students at… Read More »