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John Kleefeld named dean of law at University of New Brunswick

UNB Law

Posted: April 20, 2017 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Faculty


John Kleefeld will soon be joining the University of New Brunswick as professor and dean of law. Professor Kleefeld comes to UNB from the University of Saskatchewan where he served as associate law professor with experience in teaching tort law, civil procedure, dispute resolution, legal research, and judgment writing. He has an LLM from York University’s Osgoode Hall Law School, an LLB from...

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Law professor emerges triumphant in first UNB teach-off

UNB Law

Posted: April 11, 2017 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Faculty


For a short time on March 21 at the University of New Brunswick’s Fredericton campus, an ordinary lecture hall became a pedagogical crucible. Five professors threw down their best five-minute lessons to see who would emerge the winner of the first-ever UNB Teach-Off, organized by UNB’s Centre for Enhanced Teaching and Learning. The five professors, Ben Newling (Physics), Cheyenne Joseph...

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UNB Law preparing to host the Canadian qualifying round of the Philip C Jessup International Law Moot in 2018

UNB Law

Posted: April 3, 2017 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Students


 UNB Law is looking forward to hosting next year’s Canadian Qualifying round and students are encouraged to get involved in this prestigious event, coinciding with UNB Law celebrating it’s 125th anniversary. The Jessup Competition  is the world’s largest most prestigious moot court competition and the oldest moot court competition dedicated to international law. The Jessup is open to law...

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