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Young alumna raises mental health awareness through clothing line

Young Alumni

Posted: November 12, 2015 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: Inspiring Stories, UNB Fredericton, Young Alumni


  From the classroom to the runway, UNB young alumna Kayley Reed (BPhil ’14) and Kyle MacNevin have given fashion a new meaning through their clothing line Wear Your Label (WYL). Launched in the summer of 2014, WYL is turning passion into impact with clothing designs that spark positive conversations around mental health. The brand includes a collection of t-shirts,...

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Q&A: Nathan Munroe

Young Alumni

Posted: November 9, 2015 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: Management, Young Alumni, UNB Fredericton, UNB Saint John


Whether you're a recent grad or an experienced professional, there's no better time to be thoughtful about your professional life and career. Two-time UNB young alumnus, Nathan Munroe (BBA '12, MBA '14,) shares his experiences since graduating and chimes in with great advice for fellow alumni. Q: Did you come to UNB knowing which degree program and career path you wanted to explore? Like...

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Work your network: The elevator pitch

Young Alumni

Posted: October 30, 2015 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Insights


You're in an interview or at a networking event and you're asked to “Tell me a little bit about yourself.” Cue the moment of awkward silence. Where do you even begin? Take this question as the perfect opportunity to leave a meaningful first impression with a prepared elevator pitch. An elevator pitch is a brief, persuasive speech that gives an overview of your experience, skills...

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5 tips for life after graduation - from those who have been there

Young Alumni

Posted: September 24, 2015 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Insights, Young Alumni


Last spring we asked our young alumni to provide advice to current students and recent UNB graduates. Here's five helpful tips for new grads.. from those who have been there! “Understand that the first few years following graduation will be difficult, but things will get easier. Remain determined and persistent in pursuing your career and understand that plans change frequently and...

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