*Please note that this lecture has been cancelled due to a winter storm warning* On Thursday, Feb. 28, the Mi’kmaq Maliseet Institute (MMI) at the University of New Brunswick will host Assembly of First Nations (AFN) Regional Chief for New Brunswick/ PEI, Roger Augustine, and Fredericton-based lawyer Thomas J. Burke, as part of the Wolastoqiyik… Read More »

As part of an annual conference held by UNB’s Gregg Centre for the Study of War and Society, the Commander of the Canadian Army will deliver a free, public lecture on Wednesday, Jan. 30, at 7 p.m. Lieutenant-General Peter Devlin will talk about Canada’s army and the Afghan experience.  The lecture will take place at… Read More »

A lecture series organized to spark the imaginations of budding scientists, and to recognize the accomplishments of Alan Turing, continues next week with two events. Dr. Srinivas (Srini) Sampalli’s, professor in the faculty of computer science at the Dalhousie University, lecture – Smartphones + Cloud Computing + Near Field Communications (NFC): Will this be the… Read More »

The Gwen Bear Memorial Lecture will take place on Thursday, Nov. 15, at 7 p.m. in Room 143, Marshall d’Avray Hall, UNB Fredericton. This lecture is the second event of the Wolastoqiyik / Mi’kmaq Speaker Series “Welcome to Our Talking Circle”, which aims to bring Wolaqtoqi and Mi’kmaq First Nations speakers, stories and perspectives to… Read More »

A lecture series organized to spark the imaginations of budding scientists, and to recognize the accomplishments of Alan Turing, kicks off this Monday. Dr. Carlisle Adams, professor in the school of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at the University of Ottawa, lecture – Turing: Some Significant Milestones in Cryptography and Cryptanalysis – will take place… Read More »

The University of New Brunswick’s Mi’kmaq Maliseet Institute will host an inaugural lecture called “You took our talk”; a panel discussion from New Brunswick Residential School survivors. It will take place Thursday, Oct. 11, at 7 p.m., in Room 356 of Marshall d’Avray Hall, 10 MacKay Drive, UNB Fredericton. The lecture is part of “Welcome… Read More »

Lynne Ellyn, a Fellow of the Cutter Business Technology Council and a Senior Consultant with Cutter Consortium’s Business Technology Strategy practice, will be delivering a lecture at UNB on the topic of Neuroscience and Leadership. The presentation will take place on Friday, September 14, 2012, at 1:00 p.m. in the Kent Auditorium of the Wu… Read More »

The legacy left behind by Ivan Rand fittingly took centre stage Thursday night at the University of New Brunswick’s 18th annual Ivan C. Rand Memorial Lecture. Distinguished arbitrator, mediator and writer William Kaplan delivered this year’s lecture. “Ivan Rand was my hero when I was in law school,” Kaplan said. “It was his great civil… Read More »