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Informs and engages the UNB community on IT developments and news

Need banners posters or signage for your event Check out our NEW Print Services

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Posted: November 19, 2014 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: Our Community, IT Announcements


You ask, we deliver.  Print Services is now offering banners, stands, signage, large posters and window graphics. On top of being a full service print and copy centre, we are now able to supply UNB with a complete list of printed materials for just about any need, volume or special event. Need brochures and a new retractable banner?  How about letterhead and business cards?  No problem. Just...

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New email scam on the rise

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Posted: November 19, 2014 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: General Interest, Tips and Tricks


Did you receive an email from the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) claiming they owe you a tax refund? If it sounds too good to be true, that’s because it is. A new phishing scam is on the rise, dubbed as the CRA  Scam. The email notifies the “Tax Payer” that they are entitled to a tax refund of a certain amount. To receive the funds, all you have to do is click a link and provide your social...

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Build your skills with free tools offered by SkillsNB

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Posted: November 12, 2014 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: General Interest, Our Community, Tips and Tricks


Looking to brush up on your leadership, management or IT skills, or perhaps want to learn something new? Register at SkillsNB and start building on your skill set! With over 6,000 items available in their e-learning catalog, from courses and videos to simulations and eBooks, the SkillsNB website provides a variety of ways to learn something new, at whatever time is most convenient for...

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Catch up with the latest from Media Services

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Posted: November 12, 2014 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: Our Community, General Interest


Want to see the latest production out of UNB’s CETL Media Services? This fall the Fredericton Fire Department put on a demonstration of a fire in a dorm room on the SUB Quad on the Fredericton campus. The demonstration showed the difference between a dorm room with a sprinkler system installed, and one without. Fortunately, all of UNB’s dorms have sprinkler systems installed! The Media Services...

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Save taxes at UNB Print Services with your next Departmental Purchase

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Posted: November 12, 2014 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: IT Announcements, General Interest


Does your department need a fresh supply of printing paper? Or perhaps you need business cards made? UNB Print Services can take care of all your printing needs. With professional experience in the industry, UNB Print Services offers a wide range of products and services, from ordering paper supplies of all sizes and styles, to creating brochures, business cards, newsletters and much...

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5 Odd Questions Vicki Allen

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Posted: November 5, 2014 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: Our Community, General Interest


It's another month, which means we have a brand new edition of 5 Odd Questions featuring our very own Vicki Allen! Vicki has just recently joined us last month so we decided this would introduce her to everyone in an exciting way. We asked Vicki what her role is in ITS: I sit at the main reception desk in ITS beside Nicki. People tend to find it funny that the “icki’s” sit beside each other....

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Don t forget to get travel passes for your cell phones smartphones or tablets

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Posted: November 5, 2014 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: IT Announcements, Our Community


Are you planning on using your UNB-owned mobile device during an upcoming trip to the US or abroad? Don’t forget to let us know! The UNB Mobility Centre needs at least 5 business days’ notice as well as your trip itinerary in order to set you up with an appropriate travel pack(s) before you go. Failing to do so could lead to you getting dinged with high long distance rates, roaming charges,...

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myUNB Portal - Let us know what you think

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Posted: November 5, 2014 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: General Interest, Design Desk


ITS will soon be replacing the myUNB Portal with a new solution, but before we do, we need your help. We have developed a short survey for you to let us know what you think of the current myUNB Portal, the different ways you use it, and how you think it could be more useful.  Your feedback will not only help us design the new myUNB, but also help guide any future enhancements and features in...

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Smoke s Poutinerie now accepting UCard Cash

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Posted: November 5, 2014 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: Our Community, General Interest


Smokes Poutinerie downtown Fredericton is now accepting UCard Cash as payment. The next time you’re downtown with your UCard, stop into Smoke’s Poutinerie and pay with UCard Cash! Stay tuned for exciting offers throughout the year and more off-campus venues accepting UCard Cash to come. Want to put money on your UCard? Learn how

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VoIP Telephone services now available on the UNB Saint John Campus

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Posted: November 5, 2014 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: IT Announcements, General Interest, Our Community


The UNB Saint John campus is now equipped with VoIP Telephone Services, effective as of Wednesday October 29. This means all faculty and staff in both Saint John and Fredericton now have the convenience of being able to  use just the last 4 digits of a phone number to reach each other, regardless of which campus they are located on. Not only that, you can also easily access the University...

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