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Your Chance to Travel - Upcoming Travel Awards


Posted: February 20, 2019 12:00:00 AM AST

Category: Money Matters

Interested in researching or studying abroad this year? Start planning, and apply now! The School of Graduate Studies offers two travel scholarships aimed at promoting travel for research or study abroad for graduate students. UNB Associated Alumnae Travel Award Are you a female grad student looking to research or attend a conference outside of the Maritime Provinces this year? Apply now for...

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Former UNB Grad Student Appointed Fredericton's Next Poet Laureate


Posted: February 8, 2019 12:00:00 AM AST

Category: Student Stories

A former masters student with UNB Fredericton's Department of English has recently been appointed Fredericton's next Poet Laureate. Jenna Lyn Albert, a graduate of English's Creative Writing program, began in the position late last month, and will serve a two year term in the position formerly titled Cultural Laureate. The position was only recently established in 2016 as part of an action item...

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Free! MITACS Professional Development for Grad Students


Posted: January 22, 2019 12:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Events

Interested in growing your professional skills? MITACS has the solution! MITACS works with institutions like UNB to provide professional skills development to students free of charge! By taking advantage of this program, grad students will have access to courses which will focus on growing networking skills, improving your communication, developing your presentation skills and more! Interested...

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2019 Three Minute Thesis Challenge!


Posted: January 16, 2019 12:00:00 AM AST

Category: Money Matters, News and Events

Win cash for describing your research! 2019 Three Minute Thesis Challenge The planning for the 2019 rendition of our annual Three Minute Thesis challenge is in the works, and a date has been set for the exciting event. On March 22, students will be given three minutes to describe their research, and will have a shot at winning some cash for doing so! Cash prizes will be offered to the top...

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January 7 - 11 Oral Examinations


Posted: January 7, 2019 12:00:00 AM AST

Category: Thesis Corner

Upcoming oral examinations this week For more information on any of the below oral examinations, please contact the associated department. Francis Lavandier, History Role of Law, Settler Colonialism, and Overrepresentation of Indigenous Peoples in the Canadian Criminal Justice (Legal) System: Implementation of R.v. Gladue in Prince Edward Island (PEI) January 8, 2019 2:30pm, Tilley Hall, Room...

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