TD Canada Trust has donated $45,000 over three years to the Successful Transition to Employment Program (STEP) at the University of New Brunswick. The STEP program is part of the university’s Student Accessibility Centre, which provides services and resources to students with disability-related needs. TD’s donation will be used to fund the STEP peer mentorship… Read More »
May 26 to June 1 is Disability Awareness Week and a new committee at the University of New Brunswick is ensuring that accessible learning is available to all students. Out of 100 University of New Brunswick students, between three and four have a diagnosed disability and are registered with UNB Fredericton’s Student Accessibility Centre. Large… Read More »
UNB’s Student Accessibility Centre (SAC) recently held an orientation barbecue and scavenger hunt for its students and mentors. This event provided information to students registered with SAC about key support services on campus. One participant was the winner of an iPad, which is now being used to make his readings and lecture notes more accessible.