Fredericton Faculty of Arts

Congratulations to the 2020 Faculty of Arts Graduating Class

Tabatha Armstrong

Posted: May 28, 2020

Category: Student , Events , Other , Arts


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Lorne L. Dawson to present W.C. Desmond Pacey Memorial Lecture

Tabatha Armstrong

Posted: Jan 15, 2020

Category: Faculty , Arts , Events


Join us for the W.C. Desmond Pacey Memorial Lecture on Wednesday, Feb. 19, at 5:30 p.m. in Tilley Hall - Room 102, UNB Fredericton campus. "Who Becomes a Jihadi Terrorist, How and Why?" will be presented by Professor Lorne L. Dawson from the University of Waterloo. The threat of domestic terrorism is a new and ever-present reality, even in Canada. Countering this threat is difficult for many...

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UNB-Maine collaboration connects high schoolers to hands-on archaeology

Brad Ackerson

Posted: Nov 14, 2019

Category: Research , Faculty , Student , Arts , Departmental


UNB Department of Anthropology faculty member Dr. Gabe Hrynick and his colleagues have been working to address the growing problem of archaeological losses resulting from rising sea levels through a collaborative project between UNB, Cobscook Community Learning Center (CCLC), and the University of Maine’s Maine Midden Minders project. This project aims to train local communities and...

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2018-2019 Dean's List Students

Dean of Arts Office

Posted: Oct 9, 2019

Category: News , Student , Arts


BACHELOR OF ARTS (BA) Tiffany N. AdamsCurtis F. AllenMiriam C. AmiraultBrandon L. ArchibaldCarly C. AsheClaire T. BarnesWhitney K. BenoitMatthew A. BoemMarissa-Rae D. BooneAlexandra E. BooyJamie M. BoyceElizabeth C. BrownPatrick J. ByrneRankyn CampbellNiko C. CoadyJillian A. CogganEve T. CornerSarah C. CraigKatherine S. A. CrippsGillian A. CumbyJoshua A. CummingsMaria Nazareth F. de...

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Welcome Dr. Claudia Mosquera Rosero-Labbé, Harrison McCain Visiting Professor

Tabatha Armstrong

Posted: Feb 25, 2019

Category: Departmental , Other , Faculty , Arts , Research


Welcome to Dr. Claudia Mosquera Rosero-Labbé, Harrison McCain Visiting Professor The Department of Anthropology and the Faculty of Arts are pleased to welcome Dr. Claudia Mosquera Rosero-Labbé as a Harrison McCain Visiting Professor from January to July 2019. Invited by Dr. Daniel Tubb in the Department of Anthropology, Dr. Mosquera Rosero-Labbé is one of Colombia’s...

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W. Stewart MacNutt Memorial Lecture

Carolyn Williston-Aubie

Posted: Feb 19, 2019

Category: News , Arts , Events


   W. Stewart MacNutt Memorial Lecture – March 14Professor Harvey Amani Whitfield, from the University of Vermont, will be the guest lecturer at this year's W. Stewart MacNutt Memorial Lecture. “Slave Lives Matter: Putting Biography at the Centre of Atlantic Canadian Slavery Studies” In 1996, historian Paul Lovejoy noted that “in studying slavery and the...

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2019 W.C. Desmond Pacey Memorial Lecture

Carolyn Williston-Aubie

Posted: Jan 7, 2019

Category: Events , News , Arts


  W.C. Desmond Pacey Memorial Lecture – February 12Associate Professor Michael V. Smith, from the University of British Columbia, will be the guest lecturer at this year's W.C. Desmond Pacey Memorial Lecture.The Body Is a Gift: Gender and Meaning-Making in One Man’s Art In a hybrid performance-lecture, Michael V. Smith presents a retrospective of his body-based creative work....

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Dr. Gary Waite receives inaugural research excellence award

Tabatha Armstrong

Posted: Dec 4, 2018

Category: Spotlight , Research , Faculty , Arts , Departmental


Dr. Gary Waite, Professor of History, received the inaugural University of New Brunswick Award for Excellence in Research at UNB’s 64th Convocation held October 18th, 2018.This new award promotes and celebrates intellectual inquiry and discovery. Initiated by a gift from Dr. Friedrich (Fritz) Grein, Professor Emeritus of Chemistry, the UNB Award for Excellence in Research honours faculty...

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UNB well represented at 2018 Silver Wave Film Festival

Ty Giffin

Posted: Nov 26, 2018

Category: Student , Arts , Events , Other , Faculty


On Monday, November 26, 2018, Frictive Pictures held a one-time screening of a selection of films by UNB students and alumni that had previously screened at the Silver Wave Film Festival. UNB Faculty of Arts students and alumni made up a huge part of the festival this year. That is truly a testament to the amazing talent and incredible achievement of our students and alumni. The Centre...

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Dr. Anna Hamling attends Parliament of the World's Religions in Toronto

Tabatha Armstrong

Posted: Nov 20, 2018

Category: Arts , Spotlight , Departmental , Faculty


Dr. Anna Hamling, faculty member in Culture and Media Studies, spent seven days at the Parliament of the World's Religions assembly in Toronto (2-8 November, 2018) where she moderated sessions, participated in fascinating lectures on different religious traditions and joined in various ceremonies of Indigenous peoples. The assembly brought together over 8000 participants from 52 countries. It...

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