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2021 Alumni Holiday Gift Guide

UNB Alumni

Posted: November 17, 2021 12:00:00 AM AST

Category: Insights, UNB Fredericton, UNB Saint John



Share your UNB alumni pride this holiday season! In the spirit of the upcoming holidays and supporting ‘local,’ we’ve created a gift guide to help you find unique gifts for the special people in your life. Along with UNB merchandise, this list highlights exciting products and businesses by our very own #ProudlyUNB alumni. Around the world, UNB alumni are creating, innovating...

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Meaghan Donahue Wies shares her path to Canadian Sport Centre Atlantic

Meaghan Donahue Wies

Posted: November 17, 2021 12:00:00 AM AST

Category: UNB Fredericton, Kinesiology



SPOTLIGHT SERIES: WOMEN IN KINESIOLOGY, RECREATION AND SPORT MANAGEMENT  Written by Meaghan Donahue Wies (MBA'11)    My name is Meaghan Donahue Wies and I am the Athlete Services Manager and Game Plan Advisor with the Canadian Sport Centre Atlantic. The path that led me to this role is a winding one, but it comes as no surprise to those who know me that I have...

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Q&A: Katie Herrington, UNB Alumni Student Leadership recipient

UNB Alumni

Posted: November 15, 2021 12:00:00 AM AST

Category: UNB Saint John, Young Alumni, Inspiring Stories, UNB Fredericton



Recipient of a 2021 Alumni Student Leadership Award, UNB Saint John student Katie Herrington shares how the award has positively impacted her UNB experience, how she contributes to student life on campus and why she enjoys studying in the faculty of arts. Throughout her seven years on campus, Katie has volunteered with The Promise Partnership Program, served as writer and editor of the campus...

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UNBers inducted into New Brunswick Sports Hall of Fame

UNB Alumni

Posted: November 15, 2021 12:00:00 AM AST

Category: Inspiring Stories, Kinesiology, UNB Fredericton, Law



The New Brunswick Sports Hall of Fame Inc. was established in 1970 to recognize and honour those athletes, teams and builders who have achieved outstanding success, and those who have made a significant contribution to the advancement of competitive sport in this province.  On October 15, 2021, seven UNBers were inducted into the NB Sports Hall of Fame as...

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UNBeknownst Podcast Episode 6: Cayman Grant on storytelling in Hollywood and why failing is important 

UNB Alumni

Posted: November 4, 2021 10:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Podcast, UNB Saint John



UNBeknownst Episode 6 Cayman Grant: Storytelling in Hollywood and why failing is important   Cayman Grant (BBA’01) graduated from UNB Saint John with a BBA in 2001, and has since become an Emmy award-winning writer and director making films and TV that have been screened in over 100 film festivals worldwide. She’s written and directed several...

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Four young alumni named in Atlantic Business Magazine’s Top 30 Under 30 list

UNB Alumni

Posted: November 4, 2021 12:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Young Alumni, Inspiring Stories



In its second year, Atlantic Business Magazine’s Top 30 Under 30 awards program recognizes young people who are turning their creativity and passion into revenue-generating pursuits.  They may be entrepreneurs; they may have yet to achieve personal commercial success; and/or they may be employed by someone else. The 2021 list is a diverse group of...

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