Opening Ceremony for new UNB-F students to be held Sept 5 (Comments Off)
FREDERICTON – The official Opening Ceremony for new students at the University of New Brunswick’s Fredericton campus will be held on Wednesday, Sept. 5, at 11:15 a.m. at the Richard J. CURRIE CENTER. This annual ceremony [...]
UNBSJ nurses lend a hand in Nicaragua (Comments Off)
Eight third-year nursing students from the University of New Brunswick (Saint John) recently volunteered to provide healthcare assistance in Nicaragua. When they embarked on their voyage they expected to learn about healthcare in the area, but what [...]
UNB takes lead in going green (Comments Off)
In eliminating almost 50,000 tons of carbon dioxide, the same as planting four million mature trees, the University of New Brunswick’s energy management program has saved more than money; it has helped save the environment. Committed to cutting its [...]
UNB enjoys banner year for fundraising (Comments Off)
With the support of its alumni, and friends, the University of New Brunswick raised the second largest sum in its history last year. Thanks to the contributions of 5000 alumni, UNB collected $25 million in 2011-12. “Beyond the gifts [...]
UNB Alum turns school assignment into thriving business (Comments Off)
After creating a recreational gymnastics business for an entrepreneurship assignment at the University of New Brunswick in 2006, Kara Hachey has since turned that assignment into a career. Go-Go Gymnastics is a mobile recreational gymnastics club that works out [...]
The University of New Brunswick is studying earthquake activity in the Maritimes thanks to the recent purchase of a seismograph. Seismographs record the arrival of seismic waves from earthquakes by measuring voltages generated when ground movements cause electrical coils [...]
Shoes make a difference (Comments Off)
According to Cinderella, a pair of shoes can make all the difference in the world. UNB students found a way to use two-inch stilettos to help make a difference to those fighting cystic fibrosis. UNB’s Student [...]
Professor of electrical and computer engineering at the University of New Brunswick, and proud alumnus Kevin Englehart is giving a hand to those who need it the most – literally.
Making waves in the world (Comments Off)
NASA senior research scientist and principal investigator and University of New Brunswick graduate Attila Komjathy is using GPS for an entirely new application, which can track and monitor tsunamis. The early days of his dissertation research at UNB, specifically [...]
Rust and bone (Comments Off)
With a newborn by his side and a movie made out of his short stories, University of New Brunswick master’s in English graduate Craig Davidson is making a name for himself. With part of his master’s thesis “28 [...]
It gets better (Comments Off)
University of New Brunswick students are trying to show the Gay Lesbian Bisexual and Transgender (GLBT) community that even though it is hard now, it gets better.
Inspiring entrepreneurs (Comments Off)
Students from all faculties and programs at the University of New Brunswick had a chance to showcase their innovative ideas for entrepreneurial endeavors this spring.
Here to help (Comments Off)
Imagine this: You are 19 and you have Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). Finding your meds, your socks, let alone your notebooks, your textbooks, your cell phone, and your wallet is a struggle of epic proportions [...]
Building bridges (Comments Off)
A new initiative at the University of New Brunswick in Saint John is building bridges between students, alumni and the greater community. Called the Bridge Network, this project offers current students informative workshops and mentoring opportunities, [...]
UNB student’s research connects with Xbox Kinect (Comments Off)
A University of New Brunswick Master’s student has been kinecting with the gaming world as part of his research.