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Management Briefing - VOIP Project Extended to Saint John

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Posted: October 30, 2014 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Management Briefings


Background The Voice‐Over‐IP (VOIP) deployment project on the Fredericton campus was a great success, completed well within budget and ahead of schedule. Now, the same technology has been deployed on the Saint John campus. A total of 381 phone lines were converted, and will ultimately contribute savings to the campus of over $80,000 per year. Saint John faculty and staff now enjoy the same...

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UNBelievable Learn how UNB is leading the way in Entrepreneurship

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Posted: October 23, 2014 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Our Community, General Interest


UNB has been at the forefront of innovation and entrepreneurship. To recognize the accomplishments and impact that has come from UNB, UNBelievable was created to showcase these stories all in one spot. Being a key player in start-ups and “thinking outside the box” has led UNB to win the title of most Entrepreneurial post-secondary institution in Canada. Learn about the UNBeatable ideas,...

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Capture photos even easier with your smartphone

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Posted: October 22, 2014 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Tips and Tricks


Looking for a fun, new way to capture photos with your phone? Horizon is a new app that allows you to snap horizontal photos, no matter what position your phone is in. Need to prop your phone against something in order to get a still shot? No problem! Even though your phone is angled, the photo will still come out horizontal, every time. Check out Horizon and start taking photos even...

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Helping our Kids Navigate their Wired World

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

Category: General Interest, Tips and Tricks


Are you worried about not being able to control how your children use the internet? The TELUS Wise Program is here to help! With tips for children of all ages, this program assists parents in teaching their children how to better understand the content that is available in the wired world. The program also offers tips on privacy, and how to encourage children to better protect their own...

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Respectful Use of IT Resources

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

Category: IT Announcements


Respect and respectful use of resources can mean different things to different people depending on a variety of factors. At the University of New Brunswick, there are some concrete definitions of what respectful use of information technology resources is all about, as defined in the university's Acceptable Use Policy (AUP). Under the AUP, being respectful with the use of technology means using...

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Special Edition of 5 Odd Questions Wayne Hansen

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

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We are back this month with a very special edition of 5 Odd Questions, featuring a Musician, a Comedian, a Radio Show Host, and an IT Manager from UNB SJ. What do these all have in common? It's just one man - Wayne Hansen Before we jump into the 5 odd questions, we asked Wayne to tell us a bit about himself: What is your role at UNB? I'm the Manager of Academic Technology Services for UNB Saint...

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Take your own UCardSelfie

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

Category: General Interest, Tips and Tricks, Our Community


Are you terrified of having an awful picture for your UNB UCard? Now you can submit your photo from home! UCard Photo is now available for all Fredericton and Saint John students, faculty, and staff, allowing you to easily submit your UCard photo right from your mobile device or computer. Take as many selfies as you’d like until you get the perfect #ucardselfie. Just visit UCard Photo,...

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