My UNB Students News (Fredericton)

UNB Student Union Welcome Center holiday hours-FR

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Posted: December 20, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The UNB Student Union Welcome Center closed on Dec. 18 at noon and will re-open for one day on Jan 2, 2019, from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. for the sale of bus passes. The Center will then close and re-open on Jan. 7. Have a great holiday! Article Contact Information Contact: Karen Miner Email Address: kminer@unb.ca

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URec Holiday Hours -FR

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Posted: December 20, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: Athletics Recreation and Wellness


URec's holiday hours are as follows: Dec. 24-26: CLOSED Dec. 27-30: 10 am. - 10 p.m. Dec. 31 & Jan. 1: CLOSED The Sir Max Aitken Pool is also currently operating under a holiday schedule. Patrons are encouraged to check ahead before visiting the pool over the holiday break. URec would like to thank all its members and program participants for a wonderful year. We look forward to seeing...

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College of Extended Learning Closing Early December 20-FR and SJ

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Posted: December 17, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


On Thursday, December 20, the College of Extended Learning will be closing at 12p.m. for the afternoon so that all staff may attend a staff function. We apologize in advance for any inconvenience this may cause. Article Contact InformationContact: Ann SmithEmail Address: asmith@unb.ca

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Registrar's Office FR - Notice of early Closure on Dec. 19-FR

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Posted: December 17, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The Registrar's Office will be closing at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, December 19, to allow staff to attend a Christmas function.  We apologize in advance for any inconvenience this may cause.   Article Contact Information Contact: Jo-ann Mihan Email Address: jmihan@unb.ca

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UNB business professor provides undergraduate marketing students with invaluable experiential learning opportunities-FR and SJ

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Posted: December 17, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Dr. Emin Civi is using real-life opportunities in the workforce through a variety of experiential techniques to prepare his students for the future. A business professor at the University of New Brunswick, Dr. Civi’s retailing class is highly interactive and familiarizes students with the steps involved in running a real-life retail firm. “One of the main components of the class is our retail...

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Campus Operations - notice of closure on December 18th-FR

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Posted: December 14, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The Campus Operations departments (Facilities Management and Security & Traffic) will be closed from 11:45 a.m. until 1:30 p.m.on Tuesday, December 18th to allow staff to attend a Christmas luncheon.  If you need immediate assistance during this time, please contact Security at 453-4830.     Article Contact Information Contact: Jennifer Lloy Email Address: jlloy@unb.ca

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Holiday schedule at the Sir Max Aitken Pool-FR

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Posted: December 14, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: Athletics Recreation and Wellness


The holiday pool schedule begins on Monday, December 17th. During these times, the facility may either be closed or operating on reduced hours and programming. Patrons are encouraged to check ahead before visiting the pool over the holidays.  Article Contact Information Contact: Colin Bowley Email Address: colin.bowley@unb.ca

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UNB Libraries closing early on Dec 19th-FR

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Posted: December 14, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Please be advised that UNBF Libraries (HIL, Science & Forestry, Engineering & Computer Science, & LB Gym – Technical Services) will be closing at 2:45 pm on December 19th for a holiday staff party. The Law Library is not affected. Regular hours will resume on December 20th. We apologize for any inconvenience. Article Contact Information Contact: Susan Oliver Email Address: suoliver@unb.ca

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Career Development and Employment Centre - Closing Early on Friday, December 14th-FR

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Posted: December 13, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The Career Development and Employment Centre will be closing at 11:30AM on Friday, December 14th, and will re-open on Monday, December 17th, at 8:15AM. Article Contact Information Contact: Jessica Bourque Email Address: Jessica.Bourque@unb.ca

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Notice of Closure - Financial Services-SJ

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Posted: December 13, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


UNBF's Financial Services will be closed on Friday, Dec 14th from 11:30-1:30 so staff can attend a Christmas Luncheon. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. Article Contact InformationContact: Jennifer MazerolleEmail Address: jenmaz@unb.ca

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Call for nominations for the Dr. Allan P. Stuart Memorial Award for Excellence in Teaching-FR and SJ

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Posted: December 12, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


There's still time! Do you know an excellent teacher? If so, nominate her/him for the Dr. Allan P. Stuart Award for Excellence in Teaching! Nomination forms are available online or can be picked up at the Centre for Enhanced Teaching & Learning, Fredericton; the Vice-President, Saint John; the Student Council, Saint John or Fredericton; and Faculty Offices. The deadline for nominations is 10...

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The MEM Report Presentation of Colette Lemieux -FR

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Posted: December 12, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The MEM Report Presentation of Colette Lemieux will be held: Friday, December 14th, 20183:00pmF & G 202 Dean's Conference Room  Supervisor:  Mr. David Maguire, Prov. of New Brunswick/HRA- FOREM   Report Title: Integrating Climate Change Consideration in Environmental Impact Assessment for New Brunswick Abstract: Based on the majority of Canadian provincial jurisdictions surveyed, there is an...

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The MF Report Presentation of Tiancheng Wu -FR

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Posted: December 12, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The MF Report Presentation of Tiancheng Wu will be held: Monday, December 17th, 2018 12:00pm F & G 202 Dean's Conference Room Supervisor: Dr. M. Gong, FOREM Supervisory Committee: Dr. L. Li, UofM/HRA FOREM Dr. H. Gu, US Forestry Service Report Title: Life cycle assessment on hybrid timber buildings Abstract: With the development of human society, the emission of carbon dioxide and other...

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CETL Closed for Professional Development-FR

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Posted: December 11, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The Centre for Enhanced Teaching & Learning will be closed for staff professional development on Thursday, December 13th from 8:30 - 4:30.? This includes CETL's Media Lab (Room 234) and Equipment Pool (Room 133). Also, the centre (including Medial Lab & Equipment Pool) will be closed on Friday, December 14th from 1:30 - 4:30 so that the staff may enjoy a? holiday gathering. Article Contact...

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Extra Exam Study Space is Available-FR

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Posted: December 11, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Need a place to study? Extra exam study space is available. Check out these exam study spaces available for both group and individual study! December 8-18, 2018. 8:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. Group Study Areas Singer Hall, 351 Head Hall, 301 Head Hall, 302 MacLaggan Hall, 16 Individual Study Areas Carleton Hall, 306 Carleton Hall, 307 MacLaggan Hall, 14 Head Hall, 211 Richard J. CURRIE CENTER: Long...

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Extra Exam Study Space is Available-FR

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Posted: December 11, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Need a place to study? Extra exam study space is available. Check out these exam study spaces available for both group and individual study! December 8-18, 2018. 8:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. Group Study Areas Singer Hall, 351 Head Hall, 301 Head Hall, 302 MacLaggan Hall, 16 Individual Study Areas Carleton Hall, 306 Carleton Hall, 307 MacLaggan Hall, 14 Head Hall, 211 Richard J. CURRIE CENTER: Long...

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Finals UNB Fall 2018 Schedule-FR

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Posted: December 11, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Take a break from studying to enjoy some free activities and food. All students are welcome at all events. Sponsored by your team at UNB Fredericton Student Services. Follow us on Facebook! #FinalsAtUNB Candy Canes on Campus Monday, Dec. 10, 10 a.m.-Noon Various Campus Locations Colour Me Calm Tuesday, Dec. 12, 1-4 p.m. SUB Cafeteria Stress-Less Slime & Relaxation Tips Wednesday, Dec. 12,...

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Finals UNB Fall 2018 Schedule-FR

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Posted: December 11, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Take a break from studying to enjoy some free activities and food. All students are welcome at all events. Sponsored by your team at UNB Fredericton Student Services. Follow us on Facebook! #FinalsAtUNB Candy Canes on Campus Monday, Dec. 10, 10 a.m.-Noon Various Campus Locations Colour Me Calm Tuesday, Dec. 12, 1-4 p.m. SUB Cafeteria Stress-Less Slime & Relaxation Tips Wednesday, Dec. 12,...

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Fredericton Campus Skate-Drive Extended-FR

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Posted: December 11, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: Athletics Recreation and Wellness


Do you have a pair of skates that you're no longer using? In order to increase accessibility for all students to participate in URec's Open Skate on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 12 pm - 1:15 pm at the Aitken Centre, a skate-drive will take place on the Fredericton campus until December 12. We are looking to build a skate bank of 12-15 pairs of skates, from which UNBF students will be able to...

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Notice of Closure - Office of the Registrar FR-FR

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Posted: December 11, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The Registrar's Office will be closed on Tuesday, December 11 from 2-3 p.m. in order for the staff to participate in a Holiday function.  We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.   Article Contact Information Contact: Jo-ann Mihan Email Address: jmihan@unb.ca

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Registration for URec Winter Fee-Based Programs Now Open-FR

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Posted: December 11, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: Athletics Recreation and Wellness


It's that time of year again! Registration for URec winter fee-based programs is now open. Choose from a variety of programs, including: Reformer Pilates: Specialized Pilates programs with small group numbers. Silver Series: Designed for older adults seeking to develop or maintain a healthy, active lifestyle. General Population: Pilates (mat and barre!) and Yoga classes that are suitable for...

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Reminder - WebTimeEntry Cut-off Dates for December 28, 2018 Pay-FR and SJ

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Posted: December 11, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


As a reminder, Payroll Services will begin processing the final pay of December at 11:00am Monday, December 17, 2018. The start date for the pay run is one week earlier than usual as the university will be closed for the holidays when the normal pay run would occur. For employee's using WebTimeEntry - it is imperative that all hours worked for the pay period are entered, electronically signed...

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Counselling Services - Early Closure-FR

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Posted: December 6, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


UNB Counselling Services will be closing at 3:00 pm on Friday, December 7th for a staff event. Article Contact Information Contact: Tanya Jones Email Address: tjones@unb.ca

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UNB English Language Programme Tuesday Evening Courses-FR

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Posted: December 6, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


On Tuesday evenings, the UNBF English Language Programme offers English as a Second Language for Academic Purposes and Exploration of Literary English for Non-Anglophones to students whose first language is not English. These classes are offered January through April in a three-hour block per week. Undergraduate and graduate and credit and non-credit classes are available. AESL 1012...

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Community of individuals who affiliate with a Jewish identity-FR and SJ

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Posted: December 5, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Are you a faculty member, graduate or undergraduate student, or staff member at UNB or STU? Do you affiliate or have family members who affiliate with a cultural, ethnic, or religious Jewish identity? Are you interested in linking up with? other Jewish-affiliated individuals? We are looking into establishing a community to get together for occasional food, socializing, and fun. If you would...

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Financial Services - Closed for extended lunch-FR

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Posted: December 5, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


UNBF Financial Services will be closed for an extended lunch on Friday, Dec. 14, from 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m., to allow staff to attend a holiday luncheon. Article Contact Information Contact: Jennifer Mazerolle Email Address: jenmaz@unb.ca

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Potential May 2019 Graduating Students-FR

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Posted: December 5, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Please be aware that the firm deadline to apply to graduate for May 2019 is March 1st, 2019. All potential graduating students MUST apply to graduate by this date to be considered for spring graduation. All Undergraduate students who have not already done so are urged to fill out the application to graduate form. This form is available from the UNB homepage; Academics >Graduation > Apply to...

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REMINDER: National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women, Dec. 6-FR

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Posted: December 5, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


A memorial event will be held in Fredericton to mark the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women and to remember the 14 women whose lives were lost during the Montreal Massacre on Dec. 6, 1989. Speakers will memorialize the victims, talk about current issues relating to gender-based violence, and discuss what can be done to address these issues. The Fredericton ceremony...

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CETL Offers Diploma in University Teaching Program-FR and SJ

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Posted: December 4, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The Centre for Enhanced Teaching and Learning is once again offering the Diploma in University Teaching Program (DUT) for the Winter 2019 term.  Below is the schedule of classes and a brief description of the program. Winter 2019 (January 12 - February 23, 2019):  DUT will be held on Saturdays from 9 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. in Marshall d'Avray Hall, Room 334-1.  Please bring your own...

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Dr. Florence T. Snodgrass Bursary for New Brunswick Students-FR

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Posted: December 4, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: Financial Aid


Undergraduate students who meet the eligibility criteria for the 2018-2019 academic year, may be eligible for a Dr. Florence T. Snodgrass Bursary for New Brunswick Students (maximum award $2,000). Deadline: December 5, 2018 For the application and complete details on the program, please refer to - https://www.unb.ca/fredericton/studentservices/financial-aid/apply-for-bursaries.html Article...

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Extra Exam Study Space is Available-FR

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Posted: December 4, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Need a place to study? Check out these exam study spaces available for both group and individual study! Extra exam study space is available. December 8-18, 2018. 8:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. Group Study Areas Singer Hall, 351 Head Hall, 301 Head Hall, 302 MacLaggan Hall, 16 Individual Study Areas Carleton Hall, 306 Carleton Hall, 307 MacLaggan Hall, 14 Head Hall, 211 Richard J. CURRIE CENTER: Long...

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Financial Services Annual United Way Silent Auction is now Live -FR

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Posted: December 4, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Live bidding is now open for the 5th Annual UNB Financial Services Silent Auction in support of the United Way. Bidding ends on Friday, December 7th at 1:00 pm.  Please click on the link below to access the auction and start your bidding!   https://www.32auctions.com/unb2018 Please note: When you click on each individual item, you will find a more detailed description as well as who it was...

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Fredericton Campus Skate-Drive-FR

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Posted: December 4, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: Athletics Recreation and Wellness


Do you have a pair of skates that you're no longer using? In order to increase accessibility for all students to participate in URec's Open Skate on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 12 pm - 1:15 pm at the Aitken Centre, a skate-drive will take place on the Fredericton campus between November 13 & December 6. We are looking to build a skate bank of 12-15 pairs of skates, from which UNBF students will...

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ITS Office, Head Hall, closed for an extended lunch on Friday, Dec. 7 -FR

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Posted: December 4, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The ITS Department in Head Hall (D Level) will be closed for an extended lunch on Friday, Dec. 7 from 11:30 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. to allow our staff to attend a holiday luncheon. The IT Service Desk located in the Harriet Irving Library (HIL) will remain open during this time. If you have any questions, please contact the IT Service Desk at 457-2222 or itservicedesk@unb.ca. Article Contact...

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MMFC's Associate Director, Rina Arseneault's Retirement party Dec 6-FR

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Posted: December 4, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Please join us in bringing good wishes to MMFC's Associate Director, Rina Arseneault's retirement on Dec 6 from 1;00pm -4:00pm at the Muriel McQueen Fergusson Centre. Rina is retiring after 25 years with the Centre. Article Contact Information Contact: Kim Wade Email Address: kwade@unb.ca

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Notice of Closure - UNBF Registrar's Office-FR

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Posted: December 4, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


UNBF Registrar's Office will be closed on Thursday December 6th from 8:45 am - 10:15 am, to permit all staff to participate in a staff meeting. Article Contact Information Contact: Jo-ann Mihan Email Address: jmihan@unb.ca

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Physics Seminar: Thurs. Dec 6 - Visible Light Emission from Silicon-Based Nanostructures-FR

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Posted: December 4, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


UNB Physics Department Seminar When: Thurs, Dec 6, 2018  @ 1:15-2:15pm Location: IUC Physics/Admin Bldg, Room 204 Speaker: Zahra Khatami, UNB Topic: Visible Light Emission from Silicon-Based Nanostructures Computer chips are everywhere, cell phones, tablets, and have revolutionized our world. Silicon has long been established as the material of choice for these chips known as integrated...

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Romantic Partners of Individuals with Chronic Pain Wanted for an Online Survey-FR and SJ

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Posted: December 4, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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Researchers from the Department of Psychology are looking for partners of individuals with chronic pain to complete an anonymous online survey that is expected to take approximately 15 minutes to complete. The purpose of the survey is to validate a new questionnaire that focuses on partners' adjustment to their spouse's chronic pain. All partners who complete the survey will be given the chance...

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UNB Card Office closed for an extended lunch on Friday Dec 7-FR

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Posted: December 4, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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The UNB Card Office located in the SUB (room 106) will be closed from 11:30 a.m. until 2 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 7 to allow our staff to attend a holiday luncheon. To deposit money on your UCard during this time, please visit the UCard PHIL station in the Harriet Irving Library (bills only), go to UCard Online (via the myUNB Portal), or use the UCard App. If you have any questions, please contact...

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UNB Team Launches Video To Support Safe Learning Environments In Nursing-FR

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Posted: December 4, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


This week, a team of nursing faculty, staff, and experts in student accessibility and human rights from UNB is launching a video focused on supporting nursing students with a disability during their clinical placements. This video is based on research done with nursing students with a disability from across Canada. It reflects their stories, how having a disability affects clinical learning,...

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Using Whiteboard Animation Videos to Make Learning Fun-FR

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Posted: December 4, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Choose from one of two sessions offered:Tuesday, December 11th from 2:00 - 3:30 pm OR Friday, December 14th from 10:00 - 11:30 am (Both sessions will be held in Room 249 of Marshall d'Avray Hall.) Facilitators: Mary Astorino, CETL Instructional Designer (Educational Technology) and Nancy Wood, CETL Audio Visual Assistant. Video is a great way to explain complicated ideas in a straightforward...

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Bell Let's Talk fund grant announced during opening of Psychological Wellness Centre's new location-FR

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Posted: November 30, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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The Psychological Wellness Centre (PWC) at the University of New Brunswick has received a $19,500 Bell Let’s Talk Community Fund grant to help expand the centre’s group therapy program for adolescents and teens. The grant was announced during the opening of the centre’s new location in the C.C. Jones Student Services Centre on the UNB Fredericton campus. The PWC’s...

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Dr. Gary Saunders appointed UNB Fredericton dean of science-FR

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Posted: November 30, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Dr. Gary Saunders has been named dean of science on our Fredericton campus. Dr. Saunders has been acting dean of science since July 2017. He is a professor of biology and chaired the biology department for eight years. Dr. Saunders joined UNB in 1995 as an assistant professor and has held various roles over the years, including two research chairs, and UNB Fredericton's Marine Block & Research...

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Finals UNB Fall 2018 Schedule-FR

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Posted: November 30, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Take a break from studying to enjoy some free activities and food. All students are welcome at all events. Sponsored by your team at UNB Fredericton Student Services. Candy Canes on Campus Monday, Dec. 10, 10 a.m.-Noon Various Campus Locations Colour Me Calm Tuesday, Dec. 12, 1-4 p.m. SUB Cafeteria Stress-Less Slime & Relaxation Tips Wednesday, Dec. 12, Noon-1 p.m. SUB Lobby Fresh Fruit...

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Library Survey Reminder - We Want to Hear from All Students-FR and SJ

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Posted: November 30, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Library Survey! We Want to Hear from All Students Thank you to all of you who participated in the UNB Libraries Space Survey last week. We appreciate your comments, and it is valuable to have your feedback so that we can plan for the future, and build on our improvements to library space. As a follow up to last week's survey, we want to connect with those of you we didn't catch last week -...

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National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women Dec 6-FR and SJ

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Posted: November 30, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Two memorial events will be held in Fredericton and Saint John to mark the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women and to remember the 14 women whose lives were lost during the Montreal Massacre on Dec. 6, 1989. Speakers at both events will memorialize the victims, talk about current issues relating to gender-based violence, and discuss what can be done to address these...

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A Taste of L'Acadie -FR

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Posted: November 29, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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Come and enjoy “A Taste of L’Acadie”, the first in a new series of one-day Acadian cooking classes. Join instructor and home cook Nina Savoie-Colwell in this one-day Leisure Learning workshop, Sunday, December 9th, from 1-5 pm.  Enjoy a hearty menu of Acadian Savory Fishcakes (Salted cod) as an appetizer, followed by a main dish of Poutine Rapee (Classic Acadian...

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Engineering Lecture Invitation: The Stable Salt Reactor: a new class of reactor to suit all markets-FR and SJ

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Posted: November 29, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


With announcement of a nuclear research cluster, and private investment by Moltex Energy Canada into New Brunswick with their small modular reactor design, the New Brunswick Branch of the Canadian Nuclear Society, UNB's Centre for Nuclear Energy Research (CNER) and Faculty of Engineering are pleased to offer an informal mixer and lecture to learn more about the Moltex Stable Salt Reactor...

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Recycle your old personal electronics in a UNBF e-waste bin-FR

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Posted: November 29, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Do you have old or broken electronic devices at home that you’re not sure what to do with? UNB has three e-waste recycling bins on the Fredericton campus to make it easy for you to dispose of small, unwanted personal electronic items, from batteries and inkjet cartridges to cell phones and digital cameras. Help make UNBF and our community a little greener by bringing your e-waste to one of the...

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Dr. Florence T. Snodgrass Bursary for New Brunswick Students-FR

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Posted: November 28, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: Financial Aid


Undergraduate students who meet the eligibility criteria for the 2018-2019 academic year, may be eligible for a Dr. Florence T. Snodgrass Bursary for New Brunswick Students (maximum award $2,000). Deadline: December 5th, 2018 For the application and complete details on the program, please refer to - https://www.unb.ca/fredericton/studentservices/financial-aid/apply-for-bursaries.html Article...

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Group Study Sessions: December 6th and 7th-FR

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Posted: November 28, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Worried about your upcoming exams? Finding it hard to buckle down and do some productive studying? Help is available! Attend one of the upcoming Pomodoro Group Study Sessions sponsored by the UNB Student Accessibility Centre Session #1 6-9 p.m., Thursday, December 6, S110 classroom, Science Concourse Session #2 1-4 p.m., Friday, December 7, Milham Room (Room 100), Harriet Irving...

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Winter Parking Regulations -FR

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Posted: November 28, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


This is a reminder to all vehicle owners who park their vehicle on campus overnight that the UNB Winter Parking Regulations will be in effect between December 1st and March 31st.  The regulations prohibit parking along the streets between midnight and 7am.  Upon notice of an impending snow storm, vehicles also have to be moved from all parking lots to one of four designated storm lots (JONES...

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Ballroom Blitz-FR

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Posted: November 27, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Subtowne's Big Clothing Sale is on now in the SUB Ballroom! Ballroom Blitz Hours: Nov. 28 - Nov. 30: 10:00am - 8:00pm Dec. 1: 10:00am - 5:00pm Dec. 2: 12:00pm - 5:00pm Dec. 3 & Dec. 4: 10:00am - 8:00pm Dec. 5: Last Day 10:00am - 5:00pm Come check out the great deals! Article Contact InformationContact: Becky SullivanEmail Address: bsulliva@unb.ca

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Bananaland - Film Panel-FR

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Posted: November 27, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Banana Land Film Screening & Panel Discussion Marking the 90th Anniversary of the Banana Massacre Wednesday, Dec. 5 at 4:00pm Kierstead Hall, Room 103, UNB For consumers, bananas are a delicious and nutritious start to to the day, a healthy snack and a fixture in our fruit bowls. For millions of residents in the banana lands, the production of bananas means social upheaval, violence and...

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Final regular season home game of 2018-FR

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Posted: November 27, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: Athletics Recreation and Wellness


The Reds women's hockey team hosts the St. Thomas Tommies on Wednesday, November 28th, at 7:00pm, at the Aitken University Centre. This will be the final regular season home event for all Reds teams in 2018. Come out and support the Reds!   Article Contact Information Contact: Andy Campbell Email Address: Andy.Campbell@unb.ca

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Library Survey - We Want to Hear from All Students!-FR and SJ

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Posted: November 27, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Thank you to all of you who participated in the UNB Libraries Space Survey last week. We appreciate your comments, and it is valuable to have your feedback so that we can plan for the future, and build on our improvements to library space. As a follow up to last week's survey, we want to connect with those of you we didn't catch last week - including those of you who don't use the libraries...

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Notice of Closure - Office of the Registrar FR-FR

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Posted: November 27, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The Registrar's Office on the Fredericton Campus will be closed on Friday, November 30 from 8:30 am - 11:30 am to allow staff to participate in a professional development workshop. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. Article Contact Information Contact: Jo-ann Mihan Email Address: jmihan@unb.ca

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Only a few days left to submit your Student Tech Fee ideas for a chance to win-FR

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Posted: November 27, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Students – This Saturday (Dec. 1) is the last day you can submit your ideas for how your Student Technology Fee is spent and be entered to win 1 of 3 $50 UCard Cash prizes*. Submit your ideas now: email stf@unb.ca; or visit the Student Tech Fee website and click ‘Suggest a Project – Students’. The Student Technology Fee is a fee paid by every student attending UNBF...

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Physics Seminar: Thurs. Nov. 29 - Path Integrals in Quantum Gravity-FR

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Posted: November 27, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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UNB Physics Department Seminar When: Thurs, Nov 29, 2018  @ 1:15-2:15pm Location: IUC Physics/Admin Bldg, Room 204 Speaker: Masooma Ali, UNB Physics/Math Topic: Path Integrals in Quantum Gravity The idea of a path integral for quantum gravity has been around for almost three decades. However, the computation of this path integral is fraught with several technical challenges. Although in...

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Re-thinking Reconciliation: On Building a Politics of Peace and Friendship-FR and SJ

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Posted: November 27, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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Surviving and Thriving in Graduate School,  join us Thursday, Nov. 29, from 2 - 4 p.m. in Marshall d'Avray Hall auditorium, 143. The Mi'kmaq - Wolastoqey Centre is delighted to have  Hannah Wyile, join us a PhD candidate in the School of Political Studied at the University of Ottawa. She studies theories and practices of political reconciliation in Canada. She has an MA in...

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Travel Study Berlin-FR

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Posted: November 27, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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The University of New Brunswick’s Faculty of Arts will once again offer its Berlin Summer Travel Study program from May 4-24, 2019. Participants will spend 3 weeks in one of the world’s most interesting cities, learning about Berlin’s historical legacy and its cultural, political and economic significance all while exploring neighbourhoods and communities, museums and galleries. Three courses,...

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UNB welcomes the first cannabis health research chair in the country-FR and SJ

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Posted: November 27, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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Dr. Yang Qu will pioneer a new field of cannabis research and grow the industry from its infancy stage as the Cannabis Health Research Chair at the University of New Brunswick. Dr. Qu is currently at Brock University where he is a post-doctoral fellow in the department of biological sciences. Since 2013, he has been leading a research team in elucidating the biosynthesis of plant-derived...

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Win an iPad through UNB's new cybersecurity training for students -FR and SJ

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Posted: November 27, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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UNB's cybersecurity awareness training tool, Beauceron, is now available to students on an opt-in basis for you to learn how to better recognize and protect yourself from cybersecurity threats at UNB. Complete the training for a chance to win Sign up for Beauceron and complete the cybersecurity training before Feb. 28, 2019 and you'll be entered to WIN one of three great prizes: iPad $100...

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Candidate for MMFC Associate Director Public Presentation-FR and SJ

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Posted: November 26, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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Candidate for MMFC Associate Director Public Presentation Silke Brabander, candidate for the position of Associate Director at the Muriel McQueen Fergusson Centre for Family Violence Research (MMFC) will give a presentation on Friday 30 November 2018 beginning at 3:00 pm in the Community Room (downstairs) of the MMFC at UNB, 678 Windsor St., Fredericton.  Assessing Danger in Abusive...

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Christmas Choice Craft Sale in the Memorial Hall Auditorium-FR

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Posted: November 26, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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The time is here! The Christmas Choice Craft Sale is this weekend in the Memorial Hall Auditorium, Sunday, December 2nd, 12pm - 4pm. Shop for handmade, local, one-of-a-kind gifts this year! Live music by Steven Peacock. This is also a great time to see the restored stained glass windows! Article Contact Information Contact: Lori Quick Email Address: lquick@unb.ca

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Dr. Florence T. Snodgrass Bursary for New Brunswick Students-FR

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Posted: November 26, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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Undergraduate students who meet the eligibility criteria for the 2018-2019 academic year, may be eligible for a Dr. Florence T. Snodgrass Bursary for New Brunswick Students (maximum award $2,000). Deadline: December 5, 2018 For the application and complete details on the program, please refer to - https://www.unb.ca/fredericton/studentservices/financial-aid/apply-for-bursaries.html Article...

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Forests, Climate Change, and Biodiversity: A Swedish perspective-FR

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Posted: November 26, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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Research Seminar November 27 @ 2:00 pm Forestry and Geology Building 203   Forests, Climate Change, and Biodiversity: A Swedish perspective Prof. Dr. Jonas Rönnberg, Associate Professor and Vice-Dean Faculty of Forest Sciences Sveriges LantbruksUniversitet (SLU) (Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences) Once a myth has become true it is difficult to question. In a time when...

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Fredericton Campus Skate-Drive-FR

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Posted: November 26, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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Do you have a pair of skates that you're no longer using? In order to increase accessibility for all students to participate in URec's Open Skate on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 12 pm - 1:15 pm at the Aitken Centre, a skate-drive will take place on the Fredericton campus between November 13 & December 6. We are looking to build a skate bank of 12-15 pairs of skates, from which UNBF students will...

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Grand opening of Psychological Wellness Centre and funding announcement from Bell-FR

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Posted: November 26, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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Join us Thursday, November 29 at 11 a.m. on the lower level of the C.C. Jones Student Services Centre for the grand opening of the Psychological Wellness Centre and a special announcement from the Bell Let’s Talk Community Fund. Please RSVP to devdr@unb.ca by November 28.   Article Contact Information Contact: Nancy Bastedo Email Address: devdr@unb.ca

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Invitation to attend ESCI1012's Environmental Earth Science Showcase-FR

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Posted: November 26, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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Please stop by to support the ESCI1012 Environmental Science students. This year students are providing their review of a current scientific study in the form of a poster, BLOG or VLOG.  For more information visit http://www.quartermainearthsciencecentre.com/q-calendar/2018/11/28/big-ideas-in-earth-science-showcase Themes include: Origins of Life and Mass Extinctions Human...

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New Service at the UNBF Registrar's Office-FR

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Posted: November 26, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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NEW – To better serve our current students and University Community members, the Fredericton Registrar’s Office is pleased to offer Debit Services for payment. Please note credit card payments will continue to be a payment option while cash transactions are no longer offered. The Registrar’s Office accepts payment for Transcripts, Academic Letters, Final Course Grade Reviews,...

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Prenatal Home Visiting with UNB Nursing Students-FR

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Posted: November 26, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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We are now recruiting for Prenatal Home Visiting with UNB Nursing Students for January/February 2019. This is a free service offered to pregnant families. How it works: Two students will visit four times, each visit lasting approximately one hour, with an expectant person/family at a time and location convenient for the pregnant client. The visits generally take place in the family's home or at...

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Spa Holiday Gift Ideas-FR

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Posted: November 26, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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This season, treat your friends, family, and even yourself to some handcrafted, soothing bath and body products! You'll make your own bath bombs, lip balms, and skin lotions all featuring essential oils at this Leisure Learning workshop, Saturday, December 1st. You will also make our own gift packaging, so everything is ready to give! This will be a hit for everyone on your list. For more...

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Theatre UNB Presents No Exit and The Real Inspector Hound Nov 29-Dec 1-FR

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Posted: November 26, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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Theatre UNB's first production of the 2018-19 season features a pair of renowned one-act plays inspired by existentialist philosophy and the Theatre of the Absurd. In Tom Stoppard's metatheatrical comedy The Real Inspector Hound, a pair of theatre critics watching a formulaic Agatha Christie-style murder mystery are drawn on stage into the play, with results that are both deadly and hilarious....

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UNBF wireless upgrades Nov 26-30-FR

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Posted: November 26, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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Between Monday, Nov. 26 and Friday, Nov. 30, as part of UNB's wireless (Wi-Fi) replacement project, ITS will be replacing the wireless network equipment in the following buildings on the Fredericton campus: Alumni Memorial BMO Centre Incutech Building #1 Incutech Building #2 Lady Beaverbrook Gym Memorial Hall Neville Homestead South Gym UNBEA Building 10 As the ITS team replaces the network...

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Dr. Florence T. Snodgrass Bursary for New Brunswick Students-FR

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Posted: November 22, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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Undergraduate students who meet the eligibility criteria for the 2018-2019 academic year, may be eligible for a Dr. Florence T. Snodgrass Bursary for New Brunswick Students (maximum award $2,000). Deadline: December 5, 2018 For the application and complete details on the program, please refer to - https://www.unb.ca/fredericton/studentservices/financial-aid/apply-for-bursaries.html Article...

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Faculty of Kinesiology Masters Thesis Proposal Tom MacRae MASRS -FR and SJ

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Posted: November 22, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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Master of Arts in Sport and Recreation Studies (MASRS) Thesis Proposal Oral Examination entitled, "Channeling Athletes to Championships: The Management of Early and Late Sport Specialization of Athletes in the Maritime Provinces", by Tom MacRae will take place on Nov. 26, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. in the Kinesiology Building, room 204. Abstract: The purposed thesis research will examine the adaption...

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Film Screening Event Silver Wave films from UNB students and alumni -FR

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Posted: November 22, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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As a celebration of UNB filmmakers, Frictive Pictures will be holding a one-time screening of films by UNB students and alumni that played at the Silver Wave Film Festival. The screening will be held in the Milham Room of the Harriet Irving Library, November 26 at noon until 1:00pm! We will be playing:Small Town Danger, directed by current UNB student Luiza Lima and created for a Film Course...

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Reminder - Bi-Campus Conversation Financial Update and Budget Planning-FR and SJ

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Posted: November 22, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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All faculty, staff and students are invited to a bi-campus conversation about UNB's financial update on Friday, Nov. 23, with Vice-President Administration and Finance Karen Cunningham, Vice-President (Saint John) Robert MacKinnon and Vice-President Academic (Fredericton) George MacLean. The event will feature information about UNB's financial results and budget planning for the upcoming...

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WORKSHOP - Creating Space: Building LGBTQ+ Positive Spaces at UNB-FR

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Posted: November 22, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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The Office of Human Rights and Positive Environment, the 203 Centre for Gender and Sexual Diversity, CETL and the Presidential Bi-Campus Committee on Equity, Diversity and Human Rights are hosting a two-hour workshop titled Creating Space: Building LGBTQ+ Positive Spaces at UNB. Participants will be engaged in an interactive event designed to further educate UNB students, faculty and staff who...

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Bollywood is for Lovers Film Screening and Skype Talk-FR

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Posted: November 21, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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Does the November wind have you feeling a bit chilly? Stave off the blues and the cold with a red hot Bollywood extravaganza!First, come enjoy a screening of "Om Shanti Om", a Bollywood mega-hit featuring romance, dancing, singing, murder, lavish costumes and plot twists galore. The screening will take place Tuesday, November 27th at 4:00 p.m. at the University of New Brunswick in Carleton...

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Canada Post says to expect prolonged delivery delays - Facilities Management-FR

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Posted: November 21, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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Facilities Management wishes to advise the campus community that Canada Post is now into their fifth week of rotating strikes and it has touched virtually every Canada Post facility and every Canadian address so far. Expect prolonged delivery delays. The postal service remains operational, but Canada Post has advised commercial customers that it is not able to honour its delivery standards for...

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Dr. Florence T. Snodgrass Bursary for New Brunswick Students-FR

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Posted: November 21, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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Undergraduate students who meet the eligibility criteria for the 2018-2019 academic year, may be eligible for a Dr. Florence T. Snodgrass Bursary for New Brunswick Students (maximum award $2,000). Deadline: December 5, 2018 For the application and complete details on the program, please refer to -...

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Have you submitted your ideas yet for the Student Technology Fee?-FR

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Posted: November 21, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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Students, don't forget that Saturday, Dec. 1 is the last day you can submit ideas for how your Student Technology Fee is spent for a chance to win 1-of-3 $50 UCard Cash prizes. Submitting your ideas is easy - just email stf@unb.ca or visit the Student Tech Fee website and click "Suggest a Project - Students". The Student Technology Fee is a fee paid by every student attending UNBF that is used...

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Physics Seminar: Thurs. Nov. 22 - Coupling Through Dynamics in the Terrestrial Atmosphere-FR

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Posted: November 21, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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UNB Physics Department Seminar When: Thurs, Nov 22, 2018  @ 1:15-2:15pm Location: IUC Physics/Admin Bldg, Room 204 Speaker: William Ward, UNB Physics Topic: Coupling Through Dynamics in the Terrestrial Atmosphere Of all the complex macroscopic physical systems that we know, the terrestrial atmosphere is probably the one studied in most detail. It is a physical system which cannot be...

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Pomodoro Group Study Session--Sunday Nov 25 1-4 p m Milham Room H I L -FR

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Posted: November 21, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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Yikes! Exams are just around the corner...attend the Pomodoro Group Study Session, Sunday, November 25th and get an early start on your exam prep! When? 1-4 p.m., Sunday, November 25th Where? Milham Room (Room 100), H.I.L. What is the Pomodoro Group Study Technique? The Pomodoro technique is a way of managing your study time more efficiently. It helps keep your mind more focused and...

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2018 UNB Libraries Space Survey-FR and SJ

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Posted: November 20, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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We want to hear what you think about library space! In order to help UNB Libraries better understand how its physical space is used, we want to collect feedback to help inform our planning, and to create the best possible library experience for our users. The survey will be taking place from November 19-25th at the Harriet Irving Library, the Science & Forestry Library, the Engineering &...

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Dr. Florence T. Snodgrass Bursary for New Brunswick Students-FR

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Posted: November 20, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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Undergraduate students who meet the eligibility criteria for the 2018-2019 academic year, may be eligible for a Dr. Florence T. Snodgrass Bursary for New Brunswick Students (maximum award $2,000). Deadline: December 5, 2018 For the application and complete details on the program, please refer to - https://www.unb.ca/fredericton/studentservices/financial-aid/apply-for-bursaries.html Article...

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Fredericton Campus Skate-Drive-FR

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Posted: November 20, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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Do you have a pair of skates that you’re no longer using? In order to increase accessibility for all students to participate in URec’s Open Skate on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 12 pm – 1:15 pm at the Aitken Centre, a skate-drive will take place on the Fredericton campus between November 13 & December 6. We are looking to build a skate bank of 12-15 pairs of skates, from which...

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Grand opening of Psychological Wellness Centre and funding announcement from Bell-FR

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Posted: November 20, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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Join us Thursday, November 29 at 11:00 a.m. on the lower level of the C.C. Jones Student Services Centre, 26 Bailey Drive, for the grand opening of the Psychological Wellness Centre and a special announcement from the Bell Let’s Talk Community Fund. Please RSVP by November 28.     Article Contact Information Contact: Nancy Bastedo Email Address: devdr@unb.ca

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IBEC's Third Annual Data Visualization Competition-FR

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Posted: November 20, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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The International Business and Entrepreneurship Centre (IBEC) will host the third annual Data Visualization Competition (DVC) from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 22, 2018 at the Wu Conference Centre at UNB Fredericton. Participants will analyze information and statistics in the form of open data sets provided by various organizations and New Brunswick's provincial and municipal...

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PHOTOVOICE: Interfaith Photo Exhibit at the UNB Art Centre - NEW OPENING DATE -FR

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Posted: November 20, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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Join us for the final exhibit of the year PHOTOVOICE: Seeing Religion- Muslim and Christian Interfaith Dialogue which is now open to the public and runs through December 14. This exhibit probes the lived experience of faith from two seemingly divergent perspectives. The rescheduled opening is set for Thursday, November 22 from 5:00-7:00 p.m. Since the beginning of the fall term, a group of...

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Wabanaki Collection-FR and SJ

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Posted: November 20, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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Did you know that with Wabanaki Collection it's easy to find information on the topics you are researching or are interested in? Check out the video to find out how easy our collection is to navigate! https://bit.ly/2FyHrB6 Article Contact Information Contact: Natasha Brewer Email Address: njbrewer@unb.ca

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Cabot Links Information Session-FR

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Posted: November 19, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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Summer 2019 Employment Opportunities. Cabot Links Golf Resort was identified as the number one Golf Destination and Resort by Score Canada in 2018 and they are seeking to hire students for their summer 2019 term. Share your passion for hospitality and join their team. Welcome guests and golfers from all corners of the globe. Cabot Links in Inverness, Cape Breton will present their Summer...

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Call for nominations for the Dr. Allan P. Stuart Memorial Award for Excellence in Teaching-FR and SJ

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Posted: November 19, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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Do you know an excellent teacher? If so, nominate her/him for the Dr. Allan P. Stuart Award for Excellence in Teaching! Nomination forms are available online or can be picked up at the Centre for Enhanced Teaching & Learning, Fredericton; the Vice-President, Saint John; the Student Council, Saint John or Fredericton; and Faculty Offices. The deadline for nominations is 10 days following the...

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Early Closure of SUB Cafeteria Atrium - Thursday November 22 2018-FR

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Posted: November 19, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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Please be advised that on Thursday, November 22, the entire SUB Cafeteria/Atrium will close early due to the Faculty of Business Administration Awards Dinner. Tim Horton's will close at 3:00 pm and Marketplace will close at 1:00 pm. Article Contact Information Contact: Lesley P. Brennan-Caravan Email Address: caravanl@unb.ca

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Faculty of Kinesiology Masters Thesis Proposal Karlie Sun MASRS -FR and SJ

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Posted: November 19, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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Master of Arts in Sport and Recreation Studies (MASRS) Thesis Proposal Oral Examination entitled, "A Phenomenological Exploration on Chinese Sports Fans' Experience of Using Social Media to Maintain Fanship", by Karlie Sun will take place Wednesday Nov. 21 at 2 p.m. in the Kinesiology building, room 204. Abstract; The use of social media within sport context is attracting increased attention...

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Music UNB presents Golden Bach by Peter Allen - Fredericton -FR

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Posted: November 19, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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Golden Bach November 21st, 2018 at 7:30 pm Memorial Hall, 9 Bailey Dr. Fredericton    Ticket Prices: Adult: $30 Senior: $25 Students: $10   The landmark "Goldberg Variations" by Johann Sebastian Bach is one of the most renowned keyboard pieces of all time. Peter Allen performs this important work in its entirety, with his personal technical flair in full...

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Speaker Series-FR

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Posted: November 19, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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Experiential Learning Opportunities at UNB Nov 28, 2018 12:00 PM to 01:20 PM Sarah King the new Director of Experiential Learning at UNB will be speaking on potential opportunities for any interested UNB student. The session will be in room 303 Tilley Hall at 12 to 1:30 pm November 28th. Lunch will be served. This is part of the regular Speaker Series lunch and learn exercises. Contact Valerie...

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IRCC Immigration Officer UNB Fredericton Campus Visit-FR

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Posted: November 16, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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Every year, the International Student Advisor's Office at UNB invites an Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC, formerly CIC) officer to visit campus to present full details on new and popular immigration programs like Express Entry. Please share this notice and join us (from the start or drop-in) for this information session on: Monday, November 26th (2:00 to 4:00 pm) at...

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Part-Time Student Awards Application Deadline- December 1-FR

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Posted: November 16, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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The College of Extended Learning administers several awards each term. These awards are open to part-time students enrolled in undergraduate studies. If you were a full-time university student in the previous academic year, you are not eligible for a part-time award for Winter 2018. Please visit the following website for the various award descriptions and the online application...

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Storm Closure Procedures-FR and SJ

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Posted: November 16, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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With winter weather approaching, we wanted to remind you to check out UNB's cancellations and closures information. The following are campus-specific links for information on how faculty, staff and students are notified during storm closures, either before or during normal work hours: UNB Fredericton UNB Saint John Article Contact Information Contact: Communications Office Email...

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UNBF wireless upgrades Nov 19-23-FR

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Posted: November 16, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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Between Monday, Nov. 19 and Friday, Nov. 23, as part of UNB's wireless (Wi-Fi) replacement project, ITS will be replacing the wireless network equipment in the following buildings on the Fredericton campus: C.C. Jones Student Services Centre Marshall d'Avray Hall R.N. Scott Hall (Biomedical Engineering) Residence Administration Sir Howard Douglas Hall (Old Arts) As the ITS team replaces the...

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You're invited to the Bi-Campus Conversation: Financial Update and Budget Planning-FR and SJ

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Posted: November 16, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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All faculty, staff and students are invited to a bi-campus conversation about UNB's financial update on Friday, Nov. 23, with Vice-President Administration and Finance Karen Cunningham, Vice-President (Saint John) Robert MacKinnon and Vice-President Academic (Fredericton) George MacLean. The event will feature information about UNB's financial results and budget planning for the upcoming...

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Consulate General of Korea will be hosting an information session-FR

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Posted: November 15, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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Consulate General of Korea Event Date(s): November 22, 2018 Time(s): 02:30 PM - 03:30 PM Category: Employer Information Sessions Location: Fredericton Event Details Information session/Q&A session for students who might be interested in studying, working or visiting Korea. Two programs that they are going to address are Working holiday program and English teaching programs funded by the Korean...

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Dr. Barry Blight Seminar - Chemistry-FR

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Posted: November 15, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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The Department of Chemistry (Fredericton) is pleased to have faculty member, Dr. Barry Blight, present a seminar on "Using the Hydration of Zirconium MOFs to Develop New Functional Materials." Dr. Blight will be outlining his research on the creation of a new reactive-Super-Polymer-Absorbant. Its use is intended as a means for environmental remediation and as a military deterrent. All are...

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Information Session at UNBF: Dalhousie University's MSc in Psychiatry Research Program -FR

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Posted: November 15, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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Dr. Kim Good, Professor for the Department of Psychiatry at Dalhousie University, will be visiting UNBF to give an information session on Dalhousie's MSc in Psychiatry Research program. Come learn about the program, what it prepares you for, and what you need to do to get in. The information session will be held Nov. 16, 2018 at 11:30am-12:30pm in Keirstead Hall, room 222. Article Contact...

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Kinesiology Graduate Student Colloquium: Nov. 16th-FR

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Posted: November 15, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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Three Masters Students will present at this week's Colloquium on Friday, Nov. 16th at 10:30 a.m. in the Kinesiology Building, room 208. Christena Dykstra, graduate student in the Faculty of Kinesiology’s MASRS program will present on the topic: “Sport Density Analysis: A Municipal Perspective”.John McIntosh, graduate student in the Faculty of Kinesiology’s MBA SRM...

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UNB Forestry and Environmental Management Public Lecture-FR

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Posted: November 15, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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On Mon., Nov. 19, 2018, William Lahey, president of University of Kings College, Halifax, will be holding a public lecture on "Nova Scotia's Independent Review of Forestry Practices: Paradigms, Ecological Forestry and Triads." The lecture will take place at the Wu Centre Auditorium from 7-9 pm. All are welcome. In his lecture, Mr. Lahey will describe the process of the review, which he...

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Upcoming Workshop Keep Calm and Network On-FR

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Posted: November 15, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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Does the idea of networking stress you out?Know you need to network but not sure exactly how? We've got you covered. Come share your experiences and discover how practicing specific networking techniques can open the doors to your next opportunity - and help you keep calm as you network on. Presented by UNB's Career Development and Employment Centre Date: Friday, November 16, 2018 Time:...

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Cannabis Use Survey-FR and SJ

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Posted: November 13, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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The Substance Use and Misuse laboratory on the Saint John campus are looking for students to participate in their study about cannabis use (https://unbpsychology.ca1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_6D1QqF5K5bEkrHv). You do NOT need to be a cannabis user to participate in this study. The online survey will take approximately 15 minutes to complete and will be anonymous. (REB#037-2018) Article Contact...

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Career Talks networking event for students-FR

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Posted: November 13, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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Career Talks Tuesday, Nov. 27, 6-8 p.m. Wu Conference Centre, Chancellor's Room Attention UNB Fredericton students! Join UNB alumni on Nov. 27 for "Career Talks" - an evening of advice and knowledge. Following a speed-networking format, students will be seated in groups and will receive invaluable tips and advice from UNB alumni on career-related professional development topics. Receive advice...

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College of Extended Learning Closed Morning of Thursday November 15-FR and SJ

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Posted: November 13, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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The College of Extended Learning will be closed from 9:30am-1:00pm on Thursday, November 15 to allow staff to attend a staff event. We apologize for any inconvenience. Article Contact InformationContact: Ann SmithEmail Address: asmith@unb.ca

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Double Your Deposit Contest is happening now -FR and SJ

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Posted: November 13, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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Students - looking for a chance to win some money on your UCard? You're in luck. Double Your Deposit is back! From Nov. 5-26, any student UCard holder who deposits money on their UCard will be automatically entered for the chance to double their deposit. During the contest, two random winners will be drawn each week (Monday to Sunday) to win double their deposit amount, up to a maximum of...

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Faculty of Kinesiology Masters Thesis Proposal Andrew Cardenas MSESS -FR and SJ

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Posted: November 13, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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Master of Science in Exercise and Sport Science (MSESS) Thesis Proposal Oral entitled, A Comparison of computer Workstation Postures: Dynamic Sitting, Traditional Sitting and Standing, by Andrew Cardenas, will take place Friday, Nov. 16 at 1:00 p.m. in the Kinesiology Building, room 208.  Abstract;  This study will examine the biomechanical and neuromuscular responses to a scheduled dynamic...

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How do you want your Tech Fee spent? Let us know by Dec. 1 for a chance to win!-FR

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Posted: November 13, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Students - Dec. 1 is the deadline to submit your ideas for how your Student Technology Fee is spent and be entered to win 1 of 3 $50 UCard Cash prizes!* Submitting your ideas is easy - just email stf@unb.ca or visit the Student Tech Fee website and click "Suggest a Project - Students". The Student Technology Fee is a fee paid by every student attending UNBF that is used to improve information...

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Phil Hall Available for Consultations as UNB Writer-in-Residence-FR and SJ

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Posted: November 13, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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Governor General’s Award winner and Griffin Poetry Prize nominee Phil Hall will be serving as the University of New Brunswick’s Writer-in-Residence from Fall 2018 through Winter 2019.  His residency is sponsored by the University of New Brunswick Department of English, Faculty of Arts, The Fiddlehead, the Canada Council for the Arts, and Arts New Brunswick, and he is...

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The RBC UNBeatable Pitch Competition 2018 Open for Submissions-FR and SJ

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Posted: November 13, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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Entrepreneurship starts with an idea, and yours could be the next big thing! We want to hear your ideas and give them a chance to win! The J Herbert Smith Center for Technology Management and Entrepreneurship is holding its 5th annual online pitch competition. All full-time UNB graduate and undergraduate students, from both campuses, across all faculties, are invited to enter by preparing a...

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UNBF student nabs national entrepreneurship award-FR and SJ

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Posted: November 13, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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Less than two years after launching a business that pairs students with odd jobs in the community, Cameron Ritchie is now Startup Canada's young entrepreneur of the year. HomeWurk, founded by Mr. Ritchie when he was in Grade 11, allows students looking for work to take on odd jobs for local residents who may not have the time or ability to complete them. Students choose the jobs they'd like to...

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UNB Special Bursary-FR

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Posted: November 13, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: Financial Aid


Undergraduate students, who meet the eligibility criteria for the 2018-2019 academic year, may be eligible to apply for the UNB Special Bursary Program (maximum award $1,000). For the application and, deadline, and complete details on the program, please refer to - https://www.unb.ca/fredericton/studentservices/financial-aid/apply-for-bursaries.html Article Contact Information Contact: Kelly E....

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Warm Up with Tai Chi -FR

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Posted: November 13, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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Get out of the cold and warm-up with Leisure Learning's "Tai Chi for Health", starting this Thursday evening. Tai Chi is a Chinese martial art form practiced with relatively slow movement. It is graceful, easy to learn, and can be beneficial to people in almost all health conditions. Over the course of five classes, you'll focus on the popular Yang Style of Tai Chi. Master Tai Chi instructor...

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Bank of Montreal Campus Branch Closure-FR and SJ

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Posted: November 12, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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The University has been informed that the Bank of Montreal will be closing its branch on campus in March 2019. We recognize the important role the branch serves on campus. We are investigating various options to replace the services currently offered by the campus branch and will provide further information as it becomes available. Should you have any questions or concerns regarding the above,...

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Berlin Mini Film Series

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Posted: November 12, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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BERLIN MINI-FILM SERIES, NOV 14, 21, & 28 – FIRST FILM: IN BERLIN 5:30PM, Harriet Irving Library, Milham Room Please join us for the screening of different films portraying Germany’s capital city on three consecutive Wednesday evenings. “In Berlin”, dir.  Michael Ballhaus/Ciro Cappellari (2009); “Berlin from Above”, dir. Jan Tenhaven (2015); “Berlin is in Germany”, dir. Hannes Stöhr (2001)....

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Brian Gilliland to host Speaker Series-FR

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Posted: November 12, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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Brian Gilliland of Moosehead Breweries will host Speaker Series on November 14th. We hope to see you in Tilley 303 at noon. Register now! Brian is the Territory Manager at Moosehead Breweries and has been in professional business to business sales for over six years, including the last three years in the growing New Brunswick Beer Industry. Brian is a graduate of the Business Administration...

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Early Closure of SUB Cafeteria Atrium - Wed Nov 14th 2018-FR

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Posted: November 12, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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Please be advised that on Wed., Nov. 14th, Tim Horton's will close at 3:00 pm and Marketplace will close at 1:00 pm, due to the Faculty of Computer Science Dinner. Article Contact InformationContact: Lesley P. Brennan-CaravanEmail Address: caravanl@unb.ca

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Extended Hours HIL-FR

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Posted: November 12, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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UNB Libraries and the UNBSU are excited to share the news of an extension of library hours at the HIL until 3:00 am on Sunday-Thursday nights, from November 12th to December 17th. Extended hours during the 2018 pilot year are listed below: HARRIET IRVING LIBRARY (Nov 12 - Dec 17, 2018) Sunday 10:00am - 3:00am Monday - Thursday 7:30 am - 3:00am Friday - Saturday 7:30 am - Midnight See full...

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Fredericton Campus Skate-Drive -FR

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Posted: November 12, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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Do you have a pair of skates that you're no longer using? In order to increase accessibility for all students to participate in URec's Open Skate on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 12 pm - 1:15 pm at the Aitken Centre, a skate-drive will take place on the Fredericton campus between November 13 & December 6. We are looking to build a skate bank of 12-15 pairs of skates, from which UNBF students will...

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Physics Seminar: Thurs. Nov. 15 - Temporal and Spatial Development of TEC Enhancements During Substorms-FR

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Posted: November 12, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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UNB Physics Department Seminar When: Thurs, Nov 15, 2018 ? @ 1:15-2:15pm Location: IUC Physics/Admin Bldg, Room 204 Speaker: James Weygand, UCLA Topic: Temporal and Spatial Development of TEC Enhancements During Substorms Total electron count (TEC) enhancements due to space weather are a threat to communications and global positioning systems (GPS). It is known that TEC enhancements occur...

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UNBF wireless upgrades Nov. 12-16-FR

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Posted: November 12, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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Between Monday, Nov. 12 and Friday, Nov. 16, as part of UNB's wireless (Wi-Fi) replacement project, ITS will be replacing the wireless network equipment in the following buildings on the Fredericton campus: Forestry & Geology IUC Forestry (New Forestry) IUC Physics & Admin IUC Science Library (IUC Concourse) Wu Centre As the ITS team replaces the network equipment in each location, Wi-Fi will...

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UNB Physics and Astronomy Club - Public Lecture-FR

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Posted: November 12, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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UNB Physics and Astronomy Club Presents: When: Friday, Nov 16, 2018 @ 6pm-8pm Location: Bailey Hall Room 146 Speaker: Dr. Edward Wilson - Ewing, UNB Topic: Quantum Gravity & Quantum Cosmology Article Contact Information Contact: Penny Davenport Email Address: physics@unb.ca

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UNB Travel Study Rome Information Session-FR

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Posted: November 12, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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UNB TRAVEL STUDY ROME - Information Session Both sessions will be identical and are offered at different times for the convenience of student timetables. NOVEMBER 14 12:30 - 1:20 pm Carleton 104 & 3:30 - 4:20 pm Tilley 124 Article Contact Information Contact: Veronica Archer Email Address: varcher@unb.ca

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URec Nourishing Ourselves Yoga Meditation Workshop-FR

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Posted: November 12, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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Saturday, Nov. 17 | 10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. | free for members | pre-registration required Rest is an investment that reduces stress and improves productivity. Good resters are more likely to exercise. We perform better when we are well rested. Restorative yoga is meditative, simply in its pace, for some, it feels like coming home. It is deeply nourishing. We invite you to invest in yourself for...

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Screening of the Movie Indian Horse-FR

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Posted: November 8, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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All students, faculty and staff are invited to attend a screening of the movie, Indian Horse. The movie is an adaptation of the book by the same name written by the late Richard Wagamese. The story follows the life of Canadian First Nations boy, Saul Indian Horse, as he survives residential school and life amongst the racism of the 1970s. A talented hockey player, Saul must find his own path as...

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Student Toolkit for Academic Advising-FR

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Posted: November 8, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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What is it? The Student Toolkit for Academic Advising is an online tool for Fredericton undergrads. Found on D2L, it's accessible anywhere at anytime. The Student Toolkit is a centralized portal to existing services, resources, and websites to help students learn about, find, and access the information or services they need throughout the year. It's meant to help facilitate quicker and...

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It's Contest Time! Win U Card Cash with the UNB Co-Curricular Program-FR

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Posted: November 7, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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Keep track of all of the extra-curricular activities you've done during your time at UNB by participating in the Co-Curricular Program! Not only will the program help you get involved around your local campus and community, but it will help you keep track of all of your completed activities as well. It is always a good time to sign up for the program as it is self-paced and can be completed...

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Reds Women's Rugby claim 4th ACAA Banner-FR and SJ

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Posted: November 7, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: Athletics Recreation and Wellness


Fredericton, NB - The UNB Reds claimed their 4th ACAA championship banner Saturday with a tightly contested 22-17 win over the STU Tommies. These two great foes did not disappoint the many fans who braved the heavy downpour at College Field. Both teams played and thrilling, hard-fought match in the ACAA final with the Reds coming out on top. The Tommies came out of the gate flying, scoring an...

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UNB Central Heating Plant Open House-FR

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Posted: November 7, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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Over the course of the last 5 years UNB's Central Heating Plant has seen significant renewal including boilers, controls, emergency generator, and several other plant auxiliary systems.For those that may not know, the UNB CHP produces over 300 Million pounds of steam annually for heating and process use not only for UNB, but also for STU, the DECRH, RPC and Provincial Archives. Typically over...

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Phil Hall Available for Consultations as UNB Writer-in-Residence-FR and SJ

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Posted: November 5, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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Governor General's Award winner and Griffin Poetry Prize nominee Phil Hall will be serving as the University of New Brunswick's Writer-in-Residence from Fall 2018 through Winter 2019. His residency is sponsored by the University of New Brunswick Department of English, Faculty of Arts, The Fiddlehead, the Canada Council for the Arts, and Arts New Brunswick, and he is available for free...

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Reminder - Wireless upgrades in the HIL and SUB Nov 5-9-FR

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Posted: November 5, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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Between Monday, Nov. 5 and Friday, Nov. 9, as part of UNB's wireless (Wi-Fi) replacement project, ITS will be replacing the wireless network equipment in the following buildings on the Fredericton campus: Harriet Irving Library (HIL) Student Union Building (SUB) Maggie Jean Chestnut As the ITS team replaces the network equipment in each location, Wi-Fi will be intermittently unavailable. Once...

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PHOTOVOICE: Interfaith Photo Exhibit at the UNB Art Centre-FR

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Posted: November 2, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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Join us for the final exhibit of the year PHOTOVOICE: Seeing Religion- Muslim and Christian Interfaith Dialogue which opens November 16 and runs through December 14. This exhibit probes the lived experience of faith from two seemingly divergent perspectives. Since the beginning of the fall term, a group of Muslim and Christian university students and young adults have met regularly to discuss...

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Renowned Publisher Douglas Gibson to Speak at UNB Fredericton on 19 November-FR and SJ

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Posted: November 2, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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Douglas Gibson, former senior editor and publisher at McClelland & Stewart and Douglas Gibson Books, will deliver a public lecture entitled "Across Canada by Story: A Coast-to-Coast Literary Adventure" on Monday, 19 November at Memorial Hall on the University of New Brunswick's Fredericton campus, beginning at 7:30 pm. Following a 45-year career as what the Globe & Mail has called a "publishing...

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The RBC UNBeatable Pitch Competition 2018 Open for Submissions FR and SJ-FR and SJ

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Posted: November 2, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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Entrepreneurship starts with an idea, and yours could be the next big thing! We want to hear your ideas and give them a chance to win! The J Herbert Smith Center for Technology Management and Entrepreneurship is holding its 5th annual online pitch competition. All full-time UNB graduate and undergraduate students, from both campuses, across all faculties, are invited to enter by preparing...

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UCard Double Your Deposit Contest is Back -FR and SJ

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Posted: November 2, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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Students - looking for a chance to win some money on your UCard? You're in luck. Double Your Deposit is back! From Nov. 5-26, any student UCard holder who deposits money on their UCard will be automatically entered for the chance to double their deposit. During the contest, two random winners will be drawn each week (Monday to Sunday) to win double their deposit amount, up to a maximum of...

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Busy weekend for the Reds-FR

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Posted: November 1, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Athletics Recreation and Wellness


It's a busy weekend for the UNB Reds, with volleyball and hockey games on campus Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The women's volleyball team plays their home opener on Friday, at 6:00pm, at the Richard J. Currie Center. UNB hosts Moncton. The men's volleyball team open their season at 7:30 Friday, hosting the Sherbrooke Vert et Or. The women's hockey team hosts Saint Mary's at 7:00pm on Friday. On...

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Student Technology Fee - How do you want it spent?-FR

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Posted: November 1, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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Students, did you know you can have a say in how your Student Technology Fee is spent? Make a suggestion by Dec. 1 and you'll be entered to WIN 1 of 3 $50 UCard Cash prizes!* Submitting your ideas is easy - just email stf@unb.ca or visit the Student Tech Fee website and click "Suggest a Project - Students". The Student Technology Fee is a fee paid by every student attending UNBF that is used to...

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The New Baroque MusicUNB Progression Concert Series UNBF-FR

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Posted: November 1, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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Sunday, Nov. 28, 2018, at 7:30 PM.  Taking place in the auditorium in Memorial Hall at the UNB Fredericton Campus. Motion2 Ensemble presents new and existing works for violin, clarinet, and voice in a concert curated by Toronto-based composer, Martin Arnold. Nadia Francavilla, Richard Hornsby, and Helen Pridmore will be performing alongside images of paintings by Belgian visual artist Nele...

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Vinyl Night short-course-FR

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Posted: November 1, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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Award-winning music writer and author of "The Top 100 Canadian Albums," Bob Mersereau is here to guide you though an evening of curated vinyl listening.  Learn to listen, shop, and rummage like a true vinyl aficionado.  Wednesdays, Nov 14 - Dec 5 in Memorial Hall, room 27.  Fee is $99 (+HST) for registration.  Presented by the College of Extended Learning and the UNB Conservatory.  Register...

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Career Talks: networking event for students-FR

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Posted: October 31, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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Career Talks Tuesday, Nov. 27, 6-8 p.m. Wu Conference Centre, Chancellor's Room Attention UNB Fredericton students! Join UNB alumni on Nov. 27 for 'Career Talks' - an evening of advice and knowledge. Following a speed-networking format, students will be seated in groups and will receive invaluable tips and advice from UNB alumni on career-related professional development topics. Receive advice...

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Trends in Process Automation and Wood Manufacturing Technology-FR and SJ

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Posted: October 31, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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The UNB Wood Science and Technology Centre will host a one-day symposium on Monday November 5 at 8:30AM at the Hugh John Flemming Forestry Centre, 1350 Regent St., Fredericton. Presentations by guest speakers from local industry, the University of Alberta, NRCan, FPInnovations and other organizations will look at various aspects of innovation in sawmilling and secondary wood product...

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UNB Remembers Ceremony-FR

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Posted: October 31, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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The sixth annual UNB Remembers ceremony will be held on Friday, Nov. 2, from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m at Memorial Hall. This is an opportunity for the UNB community to come together to pause and reflect on the impact of war, past and present. Regardless if you arrive late or leave early for classes, please join us as we gather to pause and reflect on the many lives affected by war past and...

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UNB Special Bursary-FR

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Posted: October 31, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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Undergraduate students, who meet the eligibility criteria for the 2018-2019 academic year, may be eligible to apply for the UNB Special Bursary Program (maximum award $1,000). For the application, deadline, and complete details on the program, please refer to - https://www.unb.ca/fredericton/studentservices/financial-aid/apply-for-bursaries.html Article Contact Information Contact: Kelly E....

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Wireless upgrades in the HIL and SUB Nov 5-9-FR

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Posted: October 31, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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Between Monday, Nov. 5 and Friday, Nov. 9, as part of UNB's wireless (Wi-Fi) replacement project, ITS will be replacing the wireless network equipment in the following buildings on the Fredericton campus: Harriet Irving Library (HIL) Student Union Building (SUB) Maggie Jean Chestnut As the ITS team replaces the network equipment in each location, Wi-Fi will be intermittently unavailable. Once...

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Alcuin Society Awards: 2017 prize-winning books on display in HIL -FR

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Posted: October 30, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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Winning books from the 36th annual Alcuin Society Awards for Excellence in Book Design in Canada are currently on display at the Harriet Irving Library in the H.R. Stewart Exhibition Room until 9 November 2018. Viewing hours are Monday to Friday, 10:00 am ??? 4:00 pm. The Harriet Irving Library on the UNB Fredericton campus is the only New Brunswick venue hosting the book exhibit. Of special...

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Cannabis Use Survey-FR and SJ

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Posted: October 30, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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The Substance Use and Misuse laboratory on the Saint John campus are looking for students from the Saint John and Fredericton campuses to participate in their study about cannabis use (https://unbpsychology.ca1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_6D1QqF5K5bEkrHv). This online survey will take approximately 15 minutes to complete and will be anonymous. You do NOT need to be a cannabis user to participate...

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Continued Potential Delays in Mail and Parcels from Canada Post-FR

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Posted: October 30, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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Continued Potential Delays in Mail and Parcels from Canada Post Facilities Management wishes to inform you of potential delays in receiving mail and parcels from Canada Post. The delay is due to CUPW conducting rotating strikes across Canada.While negotiations continue with the help of a special mediator, the Canadian Union of Postal Workers (CUPW) began strike action in Montreal at 10:30 p.m....

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Faculty of Kinesiology Thesis Defence Ashirbad Pradan MSESS

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Posted: October 30, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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"Frequency Division Technique on Linear Regression for Robust Simultaneous and Proportional Myoelectric Control during Medium and High Contraction-Level Variation", will be defended by Ashirbad Pradhan (MSESS) on Friday Nov. 2nd, at 11:00 a.m. in the Kinesiology Building, room 208. Abstract: Myoelectric prosthesis are able to provide assistance to individuals with transradial amputations. Even...

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NaviCare/SoinsNavi: A navigation centre for children and youth with complex care needs in NB -FR and SJ

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Posted: October 30, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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NaviCare/SoinsNavi is a free bilingual navigation centre for children/youth 25 years of age or younger with complex care needs in New Brunswick. This population often requires significant additional medical/health, social and/or educational support beyond what is required by children/youth in general. “Like On-Star service, NaviCare/SoinsNavi can help UNB students with complex care needs...

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UNB Special Bursary-FR

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Posted: October 30, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Financial Aid


Undergraduate students who meet the eligibility criteria for the 2018-2019 academic year may be eligible to apply for the UNB Special Bursary Program (maximum award $1,000). For the application, deadline, and complete details on the program, please refer to - https://www.unb.ca/fredericton/studentservices/financial-aid/apply-for-bursaries.html Article Contact InformationContact: Kelly E....

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UNB Student Union Welcome Center-FR

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Posted: October 30, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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The UNB Student Union Welcome Center will be closed from Nov 5th - Nov 9th, we will resume regular hours on November 12th. Article Contact Information Contact: Karen Miner Email Address: kminer@unb.ca

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Mi'kmaq Wolastoqey Centre Launches Wabanaki Collection-FR and SJ

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Posted: October 29, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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The Mi'kmaq Wolastoqey Centre is excited to announce the launch of Wabanaki Collection, an educational portal that connects post-secondary educators, school teachers, and the public with a variety of resources that support enhanced relationships between all the peoples of Eastern Canada and Northeastern United States. It includes documents, video, music and other primary sources about the...

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Participants needed for UNB iMET Study-FR -FR

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Posted: October 29, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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Participants needed for UNB iMET Study-FR and SJ October 29th, 2018 by UNB Are you interested in helping to advance diabetes research in New Brunswick? UNBF's Faculty of Kinesiology is looking for participants aged 19-50, who haven't been diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes, and are carrying extra body weight, to take part in The iMET Study. Over four visits, participants will take part in an...

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Physics Seminar: Thurs., Nov. 1 - Global Ionospheric Maps-FR

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Posted: October 29, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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UNB Physics Department Seminar When: Thurs, Nov 1, 2018  @ 1:15-2:15pm Location: IUC Physics/Admin Bldg, Room 204 Speaker: Anton Kashcheyev, UNB Physics Topic: Global Ionospheric Maps The ionosphere is the ionized layer of the Earth's upper atmosphere that extends from 60 km to few thousands kilometers in altitude. This layer is affecting the propagation of electromagnetic signals,...

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Sir Howard Douglas Award - Deadline approaching -FR and SJ

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Posted: October 29, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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Non Nobis Solum: Not for Ourselves Alone. If you live by this motto, you could be one of the next Sir Howard Douglas Scholars... Can I apply? If you are involved in extracurricular or co-curricular activities, are in Year 3 or higher of an undergraduate degree program and have achieved Dean's List status in the previous year, you could be one of the 2019 Sir Howard Douglas Scholars! Part-time...

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Take Your Photography to the Next Level-FR

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Posted: October 29, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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Take your photography skills to the next level, improve your techniques and get better results with Leisure Learning's "Digital Photo: Beyond the Basics" class starting this Thursday evening, November 1st and running for six weeks. With veteran photographer Gary Weekes as your mentor, explore lighting, image composition, exposure and perspective, as well as the different types of photography...

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TD Bank Group Information Session-FR

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Posted: October 29, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Employment News


TD Bank Group Information Session Event Date(s): November 14, 2018 Time(s): 05:00 PM - 06:30 PM Category: Employer Information Sessions Location: Fredericton Event Details TD Bank Group When: Wed, November 14, 5:00pm – 6:30pm Where: Tilley Hall room 307  Please register at kathim@unb.ca Description: TD Business Bank is HIRING! Are you curious to learn about the many career opportunities that...

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United Way Halloween Bake Sale -FR

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Posted: October 29, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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Financial Services, Fredericton campus, will be holding their annual Halloween Bake Sale on Wednesday, October 31st. All proceeds from the sale are donated to The United Way. Come on down for some tasty treats to support a great cause!? The bake sale starts at 9:30 and will go until we sell out! Article Contact Information Contact: Jerrilyn Lovesey Email Address: J.Lovesey@unb.ca

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Erasing Frankenstein Exhibition - Closing Reception-FR

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Posted: October 26, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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Join us for a Halloween celebration of Frankenstein and the public humanities! On October 31st, project leaders Sue Sinclair & Elizabeth Effinger (UNB Department of English) along with UNB student participants and some project partners will be at the UNB Harriet Irving Library to celebrate a special SSHRC-funded exhibition and discuss the project: what it is, why it is, who's involved, and what...

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Fredericton Society of Saint Andrew Scholarship and Bursaries 2018-FR

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Posted: October 26, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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Are you of Scottish descent? Have you completed at least one year at the University of New Brunswick in Fredericton? Are you currently enrolled as a full-time student in your first undergraduate degree program at UNBF? If you have answered "Yes" to these questions, you are eligible to apply for the Fredericton Society of Saint Andrew Scholarship and Bursaries! Awards are based on Scottish...

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The UNB Art Centre will no longer accept electronic recycling-FR

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Posted: October 26, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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Since 2015, in conjunction with Beaverdam Recyclers, the UNB Art Centre has proudly rescued electronics from going to the landfill. Sadly, Beaverdam Recyclers is leaving Fredericton, and as a result, we will no longer be able to collect electronic recycling in our lobby. Please take your electronic recycling to Best Metals, Northside Redemption Centre, and Southside Redemption Centre. Old...

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UNB Special Burary-FR

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Posted: October 26, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Financial Aid


Undergraduate students who meet the eligibility criteria for the 2018-2019 academic year may be eligible to apply for the UNB Special Bursary Program (maximum award $1,000). For the application, deadline, and complete details on the UNB Special Bursary program, please refer to - https://www.unb.ca/fredericton/studentservices/financial-aid/apply-for-bursaries.html Article Contact...

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CETL Offers Diploma in University Teaching Program-FR and SJ-FR and SJ

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Posted: October 25, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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The Centre for Enhanced Teaching and Learning is once again offering the Diploma in University Teaching Program (DUT) for the Winter 2019 term.  Below is the schedule of classes and a brief description of the program. Winter 2019 (January 12 - February 23, 2019):  DUT will be held on Saturdays from 9:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. in Marshall d'Avray Hall, Room 334-1.  Please bring your own...

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Final Reds Home Soccer Games of 2018-FR

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Posted: October 25, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Athletics Recreation and Wellness


The Reds women's and men's soccer teams play their final home games of the 2018 Atlantic University Sport season on Friday, Oct. 26th, at the BMO Centre. The Mount Allison Mounties will provide the opposition when the women kick-off at 5:00pm. The men are scheduled to start at 7:15pm. Come cheer on the women as they strive to qualify for the AUS championship tournament and see the men attempt...

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Information Sessions: Berlin Summer Travel Study Program 2019-FR

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Posted: October 25, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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The University of New Brunswick's Faculty of Arts will once again offer its Berlin Summer Travel Study program from May 4-24, 2019. Participants will spend 3 weeks in one of the world's most interesting cities, learning about Berlin's historical legacy and its cultural, political and economic significance all while exploring neighbourhoods and communities, museums and galleries. Three courses,...

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Kinesiology Colloquium Guests Speaker: Dr. Niels Wedderkopp, Oct. 26th-FR-FR

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Posted: October 25, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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Guest speaker at the Kinesiology Graduate Student Colloquium, Dr. Niels Wedderkopp from the University of Denmark will present; Too much of a good thing; Is there a risk associated with being highly physically active in childhood and youth? Friday Oct. 26th, 2018 at 10:30 a.m. Kinesiology Building room 208. All are welcome! Article Contact Information Contact: Leslie Harquail Email Address:...

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Potential Delay in Mail and Parcels from Canada Post-FR

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Posted: October 25, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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Potential Delay in Mail and Parcels from Canada Post Facilities Management wishes to inform you of potential delays in receiving mail and parcels from Canada Post. The delay is due to CUPW conducting rotating strikes across Canada. CUPW announced yesterday that it plans to continue their strike action in Toronto on Wednesday October 24th. This is the second day for strike action in Toronto and...

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Senate Cyber Security Report-FR

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Posted: October 25, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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The University of New Brunswick will be hosting the Standing Senate Committee on Banking, Trade and Commerce (BANC) on Monday, Oct. 29 at 11:30 in the Long Hall of the Richard J. CURRIE CENTER. Dr. Ali Ghorbani, director of the Canadian Institute for Cybersecurity and Tier 1 Canada Research Chair in Cybersecurity, will be the panel expert as BANC releases the committee's report on issues and...

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Sir Howard Douglas Award - Application now open -FR and SJ

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Posted: October 25, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Non Nobis Solum: Not for Ourselves Alone. If you live by this motto, you could be one of the next Sir Howard Douglas Scholars... Can I apply? If you are involved in extracurricular or co-curricular activities, are in Year 3 or higher of an undergraduate degree program and have achieved Dean's List status in the previous year, you could be one of the 2019 Sir Howard Douglas Scholars! Part-time...

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UNB Libraries - Document Delivery-FR and SJ

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Posted: October 25, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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Due to recent changes to the UNB email system,  UNB Libraries Document Delivery messages and article links may have been directed to patrons’  junk mail or trash.  If you were expecting an article, please check your Junk mail.  If you cannot locate the item, please contact the Document Delivery Unit at docdel@unb.ca (Fredericton) or Acquisitions and Document Delivery Services at hwkacq@unb.ca...

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Call for Nominations for the Dr. Allan P. Stuart Award for Excellence in Teaching-FR and SJ

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Posted: October 24, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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Do you know an excellent teacher? If so, nominate her/him for the Dr. Allan P. Stuart Award for Excellence in Teaching! Nomination forms are available online or can be picked up at the Centre for Enhanced Teaching & Learning, Fredericton; the Vice-President, Saint John; the Student Council, Saint John or Fredericton; and Faculty Offices. The deadline for nominations is 10 days following the...

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Career Development and Employment Centre: Closing Early on Thursday, October 25th-FR

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Posted: October 24, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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The Career Development and Employment Centre will be closing early on Thursday, October 25th, at 3:00PM. Article Contact Information Contact: Jessica Bourque Email Address: Jessica.Bourque@unb.ca

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Enjoy the Serenity of Leisure Learning's Tea Rituals and Appreciation Workshop-FR

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Posted: October 24, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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This Saturday, take two hours out of your day to enjoy the serenity and peacefulness of a tea ceremony in Leisure Learning's "Tea Rituals and Appreciation" workshop. Learn about tea's history, the philosophy involved in rituals, the various properties and benefits of tea, as well as how to enhance and maximize its taste. Instructor Tina Sharapova share her knowledge and...

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Group Fitness Sampler Workshop-FR

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Posted: October 24, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Athletics Recreation and Wellness


UNB Recreation Services is pleased to offer 3-30 minute FREE introductory classes to indoor cycling, bootcamp and yoga on Thursday, October 25th from 7-8:30pm. Our certified instructors will provide the basic information you need to attend a group fitness class. Attend one, two or all three!  Registration is required to secure your spot and healthy snacks will be provided. Register online...

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MacOS Mojave (10.14) now fully supported at UNB-FR and SJ

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Posted: October 24, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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ITS is pleased to announce that macOS Mojave (10.14) is now fully supported at UNB. This operating system has been fully tested and compatibility issues with ITS supported enterprise applications have been resolved. If you would like assistance upgrading your Mac or if you have any questions, please contact the IT Service Desk at (506) 457-2222 (Fredericton), (506) 657-2222 (Saint John) or...

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Physics Seminar - Oct 25th: Strongly Interacting Photons -FR

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Posted: October 24, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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UNB Physics Department Seminar When: Thurs, Oct 25, 2018 @ 1:15-2:15pm Location: IUC Physics/Admin Bldg, Room 204 Speaker: Wenchao Xu, MIT Topic: Strongly Interacting Photons Manipulating individual photons is fascinating for building up all-optical quantum devices. In addition, it opens the possibility to realize novel quantum many-body states made with photons. Photons interact weakly in...

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UNB Special Bursary-FR

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Posted: October 24, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Financial Aid


Undergraduate students who meet the eligibility criteria for the 2018-2019 academic year may be eligible for the UNB Special Bursary (maximum award $1,000). For the application, deadline and complete details on the UNB Special bursary, please refer to - https://www.unb.ca/fredericton/studentservices/financial-aid/apply-for-bursaries.html Article Contact Information Contact: Kelly E....

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Arrivals and Departures: Chapbook Launch-FR

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Posted: October 23, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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The Fiddlehead, Atlantic Canada's International Literary Journal, sponsored a life writing workshop for newcomers to Canada at the Multicultural Association of Fredericton in September 2018. On November 2nd at 7pm in the Alumni Memorial Lounge (13 Bailey Drive) at UNBF we will be launching a chapbook, Arrivals & Departures: The Stories We Tell, which will feature some of the writings created in...

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Come and see the Restoration of the Stained Glass Windows of Memorial Hall-FR

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Posted: October 23, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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Taking over 2000 hours and 2 years to complete, the restoration of the Stained Glass Windows of Memorial Hall is indeed something to celebrate!  And great news!! The exhibition date has been extended until November 9th!  Come and see our exhibition documenting the process from start to finish!  It is truly an interesting process to see. There are scheduled classes that run in the auditorium in...

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Enrich Your Life This Saturday -FR

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Posted: October 23, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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Our days are often spent rushing from one task to another. Take the time to explore your sense of self and ways to reduce your stress with the one-day UNB Leisure Learning workshop "Enriching Your Life", this Saturday, October 27th Presented in a comfortable, relaxed environment, this workshop is a day for you to identify and remind you of your strengths and inner vision. By enriching your...

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Get Out of the Cold with A Taste of Italy -FR

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Posted: October 23, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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Come in from the cold and immerse yourself in the UNB Leisure Learning cooking class “A Taste of Italy”, this Saturday, October 27th, from 1 – 4 pm. Let seasoned home cook Mark Temelini share his mother's and his two grandmothers' traditional Italian recipes. You'll get hands-on experience cooking and preparing (and eating!) typical Italian dishes...Delizioso! For more information or to...

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Last chance to win $50 UCard Cash-FR and SJ

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Posted: October 23, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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This week is your last chance to attend a cybersecurity info session for a chance to win $50 UCard Cash as part of Cybersecurity Awareness Month (October). We hope you'll plan to join us: Topic: Travel Cyber-Securely Fredericton campus: Tuesday, Oct. 23 @ 12 p.m. & 1:30 p.m. in Carleton Hall room 106 Saint John campus: Wednesday, Oct. 24 @ 12 p.m. & 1:30 p.m. in the TJ Condon Student Centre,...

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Nothing to Do on Sunday? Try "Into to Metal Stamping"-FR

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Posted: October 23, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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Nothing to do on Sunday? Try "Intro to Metal Stamping" with local artist Sarah Smith-Stewart, Sunday, October 28th. New to the UNB Leisure Learning program, Metal Stamping is a great opportunity to learn how to create one of a kind pendants, keychains, rings and more. Metal Hand Stamping allows you to texture and personalize metal with names, sayings and more – a...

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Sir Howard Douglas Award - Application now open -FR and SJ

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Posted: October 23, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Non Nobis Solum: Not for Ourselves Alone. If you live by this motto, you could be one of the next Sir Howard Douglas Scholars... Can I apply? If you are involved in extracurricular or co-curricular activities, are in Year 3 or higher of an undergraduate degree program and have achieved Dean's List status in the previous year, you could be one of the 2019 Sir Howard Douglas Scholars! Part-time...

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Soraya Peerbaye and Izza Hassan Reading-FR and SJ

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Posted: October 23, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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Griffin Poetry Prize nominee Soraya Peerbaye and recent University of New Brunswick MA graduate Izza Hassan will be reading Thursday October 25 at 7:30pm in the Alumni Memorial Building Lounge at the University of New Brunswick, Fredericton. This event is sponsored by The University of New Brunswick Department of English, the University of New Brunswick Bookstore, The Fiddlehead, Icehouse...

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The RBC UNBeatable Pitch Competition 2018 Open for Submissions-FR and SJ

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Posted: October 23, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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Entrepreneurship starts with an idea, and yours could be the next big thing! We want to hear your ideas and give them a chance to win! The J Herbert Smith Center for Technology Management and Entrepreneurship is holding its 5th annual online pitch competition. All full-time UNB graduate and undergraduate students, from both campuses, across all faculties, are invited to enter by preparing a...

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UNB Special Bursary-FR

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Posted: October 23, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Financial Aid


Undergraduate students who meet the eligibility criteria for the 2018-19 academic year may be eligible for the UNB Special Bursary (maximum award $1,000). For the application, deadline and complete details on the UNB Special Bursary, please refer to - http://www.unb.ca/fredericton/studentservices/financial-aid/apply-for-bursaries.html Article Contact InformationContact: Kelly E. WaughEmail...

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Wi-Fi issues on the Fredericton campus-FR

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Posted: October 23, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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We're currently experiencing intermittent wireless (Wi-Fi) issues across the Fredericton campus. ITS is working with our vendor to resolve these issues as quickly as possible. Until a permanent solution is provided, we will be implementing a short-term fix to reduce interruptions to Wi-Fi. Thank you for your continued patience during this time. Please know we are working diligently to minimize...

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CS Square Pitch Competition Registration Deadline-FR

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Posted: October 19, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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REGISTER NOW! The registration deadline for the CS Square Pitch Competition is coming up this Saturday, October 20. What? If you would like the opportunity to win cash prizes to help turn your tech business idea into a reality and the opportunity to participate in NBIF's Breakthru pitch competition. Register here: https://bit.ly/2zXoiUM Article Contact Information Contact: Juan Fernandez Email...

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Flu Immunization Clinics on UNB and STU Campuses 2018-FR

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Posted: October 19, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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Flu Immunization Clinics on UNB and STU Campuses 2018 Influenza virus or “the flu” is a common upper respiratory infection. It often starts with a headache, body aches, chills and a cough or sore throat. You may also develop a fever, loss of appetite, fatigue, runny nose, and sneezing. Nausea, vomiting and diarrhea may occur.  The flu can lead to missed time from work or...

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Fredericton Society of Saint Andrew: Scholarship and Bursaries 2018-FR

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Posted: October 19, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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Are you of Scottish descent? Have you completed at least one year at the University of New Brunswick in Fredericton? Are you currently enrolled as a full-time student in your first undergraduate degree program at UNBF? If you have answered "Yes" to these questions, you are eligible to apply for the Fredericton Society of Saint Andrew Scholarship and Bursaries! Awards are based on Scottish...

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Notice of Closure - Office of the Registrar FR-FR

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Posted: October 19, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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The Registrar's Office on the Fredericton Campus will be closed on Tuesday October 23 from 8:30 am - 11:30 am to allow staff to participate in a professional development workshop.  We  apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.    Article Contact Information Contact: Jo-ann Mihan Email Address: jmihan@unb.ca

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Report on the April Equity Conversations-FR and SJ

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Posted: October 19, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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The Presidential Bi-Campus Standing Committee on Equity, Diversity, Inclusion and Human Rights would like to thank everyone who participated in its Equity Conversation Events on April 23 and 24, 2018. The committee, whose mandate is to support and facilitate collaboration and capacity building at UNB with respect to equity, diversity and inclusion, has since drafted a Report on the April...

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UNB Special Bursary-FR

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Posted: October 19, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Financial Aid


Undergraduate students who meet the eligibility criteria for the 2018-19 academic year may be eligible for the UNB Special Bursary (maximum award $1,000). For the application, deadline and complete details on the bursary, please refer to - http://www.unb.ca/fredericton/studentservices/financial-aid/apply-for-bursaries.html Article Contact InformationContact: Kelly E. WaughEmail Address:...

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Announcement of support for a new facility at IBME-FR and SJ

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Posted: October 18, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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Join us on Monday, Oct 22 at 11:30 a.m. at the Long Hall in the Currie Center. The UNB community is invited to a major announcement to help create a new research centre for adaptive rehabilitation engineering at the Institute of Biomedical Engineering with support from alumnus Bob Pickett and his wife Barbara. Article Contact Information Contact: Shannon Jensen Email Address: Shannon.Jensen@unb.ca

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E4E Entrepreneurship for Everyone Initiative-FR and SJ

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Posted: October 18, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Want a maximum return on your investment in Education? Want to advance your career and improve your wealth even before you graduate? Uncover the value of your knowledge and skills by helping us stream it in the most beneficial way! Do you have a good idea with a possible business/commercial potential, which needs human capital, investments, and advice on how to be implemented? OR: Do you think...

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Prenatal Home Visiting with UNB Nursing Students-FR

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Posted: October 18, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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UNB Faculty of Nursing offers FREE prenatal home visits with nursing students for pregnant people in the Fredericton area. Two students will visit 4 times with an expectant person/family, at a time and place chosen by the person. The pregnant client decides what information she would like to learn, and the students provide the teaching. Each visit will last about 1 hour. Students will complete...

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2018 MMFC Conference - Abuse and Neglect of Older Women Oct 23 - 24-FR and SJ

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Posted: October 17, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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The 2018 MMFC Conference - The Abuse and Neglect of Older Women: A community-based Research Event will begin with a free public event on October 23 at 6:30pm at the Wu Centre. The keynote address, " Violence Against Older Women: From Context to Co-Action," will be given by Janice DuMont, Director of the Collaborative Specialization in Women's Health, University of Toronto, Dalla Lana School of...

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Free Tickets to the Future of Innovation Conference-FR and SJ

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Posted: October 17, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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The Future of Innovation, an RBC Leadership Conference is quickly approaching. The Dr. J. Herbert Smith Centre is proud to be hosting this event and to help aid students join the conversation on October 19th and 20th, we will be issuing 40 FREE TICKETS to the first 40 Students to CONTACT US. If you are interested in attending the Future of Innovation at the Delta Fredericton, please contact...

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Here's To You Dr. Currie!-FR

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Posted: October 17, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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On Thursday, Oct. 18 at 3 p.m., UNB will honour our greatest living benefactor, Chancellor Emeritus Richard J. Currie. A brief ceremony will take place in the John Meagher Auditorium in the Kinesiology Building, 90 Mackay Drive, Fredericton campus. All members of the University community are invited to attend. Don't miss this opportunity to thank Dr. Currie for his many generous contributions,...

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Make Your Own Natural Body Care Products -FR

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Posted: October 17, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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This Saturday, learn to make your own natural body care products, a one in day Leisure Learning workshop. Making your own products is a great hobby and a wonderful way to create custom gifts! Natural products can be non-toxic and can be helpful in treating some skin conditions. Learn all about the history and the science behind natural body care products, while making your own. At the end of...

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New guest Wi-Fi now available on the Fredericton and Moncton campuses-FR

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Posted: October 17, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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UNB's new guest wireless, public@unb, is now available in all buildings on the Fredericton and Moncton campuses. (Saint John campus - you already have access to public@unb). This new guest Wi-Fi service replaced GuestUNB WiFi and makes it easier for visitors to connect to Wi-Fi at UNB. About UNB's new guest Wi-Fi (public@unb) Doesn't require a UNB faculty or staff sponsor or special login ID...

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Physics Math Seminar - Progress in Helium and Li+ Spectroscopy-FR

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Posted: October 17, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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UNB Physics Department Seminar When: Thurs, Oct 18, 2018  @ 1:15-2:15pm Location: IUC Physics/Admin Bldg, Room 204 Speaker: Peipei Zhang, Wuhan Institute of Physics & Math, Chinese Academy of Sciences Topic: Progress in helium and Li+ spectroscopy Helium and helium-like ions have long been attractive subjects for theoretical and experimental investigations. These systems allow for high...

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This Saturday - Mat Your Artwork Photos -FR

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Posted: October 17, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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Take your artwork and photos to the next step with matting. This Saturday, learn how to mat your favourite artwork. Join experienced  photographer Roger Smith in this one-day Leisure Learning workshop, Saturday, October 20th from 1 - 5 pm.  Matting adds a finishing touch and visual appeal. With Roger Smith's guidance, he'll walk you through the basic steps of how to choose, measure, cut and use...

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This Sunday Try Sushi for Beginners -FR

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Posted: October 17, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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Ah, sushi. Some call it the new healthy fast food, some call it high art, and some just call it yummy. Join other sushi novices on Sunday, October 21st, from 1 - 4 pm, for this one-day Leisure Learning workshop. You'll learn to make your own sushi at home — and you can eat your mistakes!  Making sushi is much easier than you think. In just three hours, you can become a sushi chef. When it comes...

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UNB Special Bursary-FR

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Posted: October 17, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Financial Aid


Undergraduate students who meet the eligibility criteria? for the 2018-19 academic year may be eligible for the UNB Special Bursary (maximum award $1,000). For the application, deadline and complete details on the bursary, please refer to -? http://www.unb.ca/fredericton/studentservices/financial-aid/apply-for-bursaries.html Article Contact InformationContact: Kelly E. WaughEmail Address:...

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Chemistry 2018-2019 Visiting Speaker Series Launches-FR

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Posted: October 16, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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The Chemistry Department is pleased to announce that Dr. Jaclyn Brusso will join us this Friday, October 19th, 2018 at 11:30 am to present her seminar, "A Building Block Approach to Functional Materials"-- Room 303, Toole Hall. Dr. Brusso is an Associate Professor with the Department of Chemistry and Biomolecular Sciences at the University of Ottawa. All are welcome to attend. Reminder: As part...

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CS Square Pitch Competition Deadline-FR

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Posted: October 16, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


CS Square Pitch Competition Registration Deadline - October 20, 2018 Register at https://bit.ly/2pAUgQm Article Contact Information Contact: Juan Fernandez Email Address: cssquare@unb.ca

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Group Fitness Sampler Workshop-FR

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Posted: October 16, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Athletics Recreation and Wellness


Are you interested in trying URec's group fitness classes but not sure which one is right for you? URec will be offering a FREE sampler of classes on Thursday, October 25th from 7:00-8:30 p.m. at the Richard J. CURRIE CENTER. We will be offering 30 minute introductory indoor cycling, bootcamp and yoga classes. Choose from one, two or all three classes. Healthy snacks will also be available....

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There's still time to get your ticket to tonight's concert - Highlights of the German Baroque-FR and SJ

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Posted: October 16, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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Highlights of the German Baroque Wednesday, October 17, 2018 - 7:30pm Memorial Hall, UNB Fredericton With a strong Canadian flavour, Les Songes Ensemble presents the works of the three most celebrated German composers of the baroque era: Johann Sebastian Bach, Georg Philipp Telemann, and Georg Friedric Handel. They will also be performing a new piece influenced by German history and composed by...

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Early Closure of Tim Horton's and Marketplace at SUB - Thurs., Oct .18-FR

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Posted: October 15, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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Please be advised that on Thurs., Oct. 18, 2018, Tim Horton's will close at 3:00 pm, and Marketplace will close at 6:00 pm, due to the Convocation Tea in the SUB Cafeteria/Atrium that day. Article Contact Information Contact: Lesley P. Brennan-Caravan Email Address: caravanl@unb.ca

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Here's To You Dr. Currie!-FR

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Posted: October 15, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


On Thursday, Oct. 18 at 3 p.m., UNB will honour our greatest living benefactor, Chancellor Emeritus Richard J. Currie. A brief ceremony will take place in the John Meagher Auditorium in the Kinesiology Building, 90 Mackay Drive, Fredericton campus. All members of the University community are invited to attend. Don't miss this opportunity to thank Dr. Currie for his many generous contributions,...

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More chances to win $50 UCard Cash this October-FR and SJ

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Posted: October 15, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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Have you attended a cybersecurity information session yet this October for Cybersecurity Awareness Month? You'll be entered to win 1-of-4 $50 UCard Cash prizes just for attending. Don't miss out: Fredericton campus: Every Tuesday in October @ 12 p.m. & 1:30 p.m. in Carleton Hall room 106 Saint John campus: Every Wednesday in October @ 12 p.m. & 1:30 p.m. in the TJ Condon Student Centre,...

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Physics Math Seminar - What Can Physics in 5 Dimensions Teach Us About Strong Interactions?-FR

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Posted: October 15, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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UNB Physics Department Seminars When: Tues, Oct 16, 2018  @ 1:15-2:15pm Location: IUC Physics/Admin Bldg, Room 204 Speaker: Pervez Hoodbhoy, Forman Christian College, Lahore, Pakistan Topic: What Can Physics in 5 Dimensions Teach Us About Strong Interactions? Twenty years ago, Juan Maldacena demonstrated the equivalence of string theory in 10-dimensions with a certain quantum field theory...

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R N Scott Hall Addition Project Start - Parking Lot Closure-FR

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Posted: October 15, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


R.N. Scott Hall Addition Project Start – Parking Lot Closure The addition to RN Scott Hall to support research for the Institute of Biomedical Engineering is about to get underway.  The official announcement for the project was made in July.   To allow for construction, the parking lot at the rear of the building off of Windsor Street, adjacent to Alden Nowlan House is scheduled to be closed...

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Sir Howard Douglas Award - Application now open -FR and SJ

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Posted: October 15, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Non Nobis Solum: Not for Ourselves Alone. If you live by this motto, you could be one of the next Sir Howard Douglas Scholars... Can I apply? If you are involved in extracurricular or co-curricular activities, are in Year 3 or higher of an undergraduate degree program and have achieved Dean's List status in the previous year, you could be one of the 2019 Sir Howard Douglas Scholars! Part-time...

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UNB Fredericton Sustainability Week-FR

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Posted: October 15, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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UNB Sustainability is excited to announce UNB Fredericton’s first Sustainability Week. Join UNB Sustainability, the Student Union, and a variety of UNB clubs and societies from Monday, October 15th to Friday, October 19th in multiple sustainability related events. The week will host an herb planting workshop, a campus sustainability tour, sustainability trivia, a lights out coffee house, an...

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UNB Travel Study Program - Paris 2019 info session-FR and SJ

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Posted: October 15, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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A presentation on the ever-popular UNB Travel Study Program in Paris (May 5 to 25, 2019) will take place Tuesday, October 16, at 4:00 p.m. in Tilley 239, UNBF.         Come and discover this exciting program designed to give students an opportunity to live and study in Paris while taking two courses - in Comparative Cultural Studies (Cinema) (3 ch.) - in French (3 ch).         Visit Paris with...

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E4E Entrepreneurship for Everyone Initiative-FR and SJ

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Posted: October 12, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Want a maximum return on your investment in Education? Want to advance your career and improve your wealth even before you graduate? Uncover the value of your knowledge and skills by helping us stream it in the most beneficial way! Read on to find out about our E4E | Entrepreneurship? for Everyone Initiative and the ways you may benefit from it. Do you have a have a good idea with a...

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Fredericton Society of Saint Andrew Scholarship and Bursaries 2018-FR

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Posted: October 12, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Are you of Scottish descent? Have you completed at least one year at the University of New Brunswick in Fredericton? Are you currently enrolled as a full-time student in your first undergraduate degree program at UNBF? If you have answered "Yes" to these questions, you are eligible to apply for the Fredericton Society of Saint Andrew Scholarship and Bursaries! Awards are based on Scottish...

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UNB Fredericton Sustainability Week-FR

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Posted: October 12, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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UNB Sustainability is excited to announce UNB Fredericton’s first Sustainability Week. Join UNB Sustainability, the Student Union, and a variety of UNB clubs and societies from Monday, October 15th to Friday, October 19th in multiple sustainability related events. The week will host an herb planting workshop, a campus sustainability tour, sustainability trivia, a lights out coffee house, an...

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URec Intramural Sports-FR

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Posted: October 12, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Athletics Recreation and Wellness


URec is currently hiring referees for intramural basketball and ball hockey. If interested, please contact ben.law@unb.ca A.S.A.P. Article Contact Information Contact: Chloe Lauther Email Address: chloe.lauther@unb.ca

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7th Annual Dr. Ottilia Chareka Memorial Lecture in Education and Social Justice -FR

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Posted: October 11, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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7th Annual Dr. Ottilia Chareka Memorial Lecture in Education & Social Justice Co Sponsored with the Canadian history of Education association Education as Cultural Imperialism: Taking it Personal Dr. Marie Battiste, Professor of Educational Foundations, University of Saskatchewan Thursday, October 18th, 2018, Crowne Plaza Hotel, Fredericton, 659 Queen Street, 7:00pm, Jr. Ballroom This is a free...

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Call for Nominations for the Dr. Allan P. Stuart Award for Excellence in Teaching-FR and SJ

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Posted: October 11, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Do you know an excellent teacher? If so, nominate her/him for the Dr. Allan P. Stuart Award for Excellence in Teaching! Nomination forms are available online or can be picked up at the Centre for Enhanced Teaching & Learning, Fredericton; the Vice-President, Saint John; the Student Council, Saint John or Fredericton; and Faculty Offices. The deadline for nominations is 10 days following the...

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Faculty of Kinesiology graduate colloquium with Amanda Lee and Emily Wright-FR

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Posted: October 11, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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Amanda Lee and Emily Wright, graduate students in the Faculty of Kinesiology's MSESS program, will present on the topic, "The Positive Impact of Therapeutic Animals on Those Living with Dementia" on Friday, October 12th, from 10:30am - 12:00pm, in the KIN Building, 208. Dementia is an umbrella term that encompasses a vast amount of diseases and symptoms affecting memory, cognitive function,...

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Join us on Oct .17 for a celebration of German Baroque composers-FR and SJ

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Posted: October 11, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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Highlights of the German Baroque Wednesday, October 17, 2018 - 7:30pm Memorial Hall, UNB Fredericton With a strong Canadian flavour, Les Songes Ensemble presents the works of the three most celebrated German composers of the baroque era: Johann Sebastian Bach, Georg Philipp Telemann, and Georg Friedric Handel. They will also be performing a new piece influenced by German history and composed by...

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Ng Pock Too to host Speaker Series - Managing ethical business behaviour-FR

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Posted: October 11, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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After graduating UNB in 1968, Ng Pock Too returned to Singapore and worked for the government as a civil servant dealing with economic development. Pock Too was a Member of Parliament, served as Political Secretary to Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew, and later served in the National Trades Union Congress as a trade union leader. Pock Too eventually left the political scene to serve as CEO of the...

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Public Lecture - The Search for New Roots and Identities in Pakistan and India-FR

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Posted: October 11, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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Dr. Hoodbhoy, professor at Forman Christian College University and department chair emeritus of physics at Quaid-e-Azam University, will explore the social and political implications of accepting the mythologies of Hindu and Muslim pure pedigree on the India-Pakistan border. He will examine scientific evidence to support or refute the growing belief that Hindus are the direct descendants of the...

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Travel Study Paris - Information Session -FR

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Posted: October 11, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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UNB TRAVEL STUDY PROGRAM - PARIS 2019 INFO SESSION A presentation on the ever-popular UNB Travel Study Program in Paris (May 5 to 25, 2019) will take place Tuesday, October 16, at 4:00 p.m. in Tilley 239, UNBF. Come and discover this exciting program designed to give students an opportunity to live and study in Paris while taking two courses - in Comparative Cultural Studies (Cinema) (3 ch.) -...

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UNB researchers receive $3.1 million in NSERC funding-FR and SJ

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Posted: October 11, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Congratulations to 25 UNB researchers who have received funding from NSERC, totalling $3.1? million. Alexa Alexander-Trusiak - Biology Gary Saunders -? Biology Adrian Reyes Prieto - Biology Amy Parachnowitsch - Biology Shawn MacLellan - Biology Deepa Pureswaran - Biology Bryan Crawford - Biology Barry Blight - Chemistry Luigi Benedicenti - Computer Science Eric Aubanel - Computer Science Audrey...

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UNB Special Bursary-FR

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Posted: October 11, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Financial Aid


Undergraduate students who meet the eligibility criteria for the 2018-19 academic year may be eligible for the UNB Special Bursary of up to $1,000. For the application, deadline, and complete details on the program, please refer to - http://www.unb.ca/fredericton/studentservices/_resources/pdfs/finaid/unbspecialbursaryapplication.pdf Article Contact Information Contact: Kelly E. Waugh Email...

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UNB Student Abroad at the University of Birmingham UK-FR

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Posted: October 11, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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Are you interested in spending the summer, a term or even a full academic year in the United Kingdom to enhance your UNB degree? Join UNB Student Abroad for a visit from one of UNB's most prestigious academic partners to learn about what the University of Birmingham has to offer you! Info session this Friday, October 12, 12:15pm - 1:15pm in the Milham Room of the Harriet Irving Library. Please...

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Women's Hockey Home and Season Opener-FR

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Posted: October 11, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Athletics Recreation and Wellness


The returning UNB Reds women's hockey team will play their home and season opener on Saturday, October 13th, at 7:00pm, at the Aitken University Centre. The Mount Allison University Mounties will provide the opposition. A ceremony, marking the Reds return, will take place just ahead of the opening face-off. The Reds will also host the St. Thomas University Tommies, on Sunday, October 14th, at...

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Biology Seminar Series - Dr. Kelly Miles-FR

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Posted: October 10, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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Biology Seminar Series is proud to present a talk by Dr. Kelly Miles (UNB Biology department) Kelly's talk is entitled "Forensic Taphonomy: The emerging field of human decomposition research- what do we know, and what don't we know?" and will take place this Friday, October 12th at 3:00 pm in Bailey Hall, room 146 Abstract: Forensic Taphonomy: The emerging field of human decomposition research:...

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Cannabis on campus -FR and SJ

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Posted: October 10, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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Dear students and colleagues, I would like to remind you that beginning Oct. 17, adult-use cannabis will be legally available for consumers age 19 and older across Canada. When considering the legalization of cannabis and how it will affect our campuses, UNB's Cannabis Working Group has taken a responsible approach that respects and adheres to the legislation while focusing on harm reduction...

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Event - A Conversation on Cannabis - Oct 15-FR

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Posted: October 10, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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Join our expert panel as they discuss the positive impact of medical cannabis and its role in changing patient care, outcomes, and the economic landscape. Co-presented by UNB and Canada House Wellness Group Inc., a Conversation on Cannabis will be held at the Wu Conference Centre on October 15, reception at 6:30 p.m., panel discussion at 7 p.m.  As space is limited, please RSVP here.   Article...

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Learn to Run and CBT Study-FR

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Posted: October 10, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Athletics Recreation and Wellness


Are you a first-year student who experiences anxiety or low mood and wants help learning to better manage the challenges of university? We invite you to join an eight-week research program which could benefit you! Some students will be connected with existing UNB Counselling Services programs (e.g., group and individual therapy) while others will be selected for a new program combining group...

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The Red Shawl Campaign -FR and SJ

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Posted: October 10, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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During the week of October 16-19, 2018 the Mi’kmaq-Wolastoqey Centre at the University of New Brunswick hosts The Red Shawl Campaign, to bring awareness to the issue of Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women of Canada. This is the 4th year for the Red Shawl Campaign, this campaign was a vision of UNB’s Elder-in-residence Imelda Perley. The Red shawl is a symbol of protection; this is what a...

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Dr. Gary Waite to receive inaugural UNB Award for Excellence in Research-FR and SJ

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Posted: October 9, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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Gary Waite of the faculty of arts will receive the inaugural University of New Brunswick Award for Excellence in Research at the 64th Convocation on UNB's Fredericton campus. This award is intended to honour faculty who are representative of outstanding research, scholarly, or creative achievements at the University of New Brunswick. The University of New Brunswick Award for Excellence in...

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Sir Howard Douglas Award - Application now open -FR and SJ

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Posted: October 9, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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Non Nobis Solum: Not for Ourselves Alone. If you live by this motto, you could be one of the next Sir Howard Douglas Scholars... Can I apply? If you are involved in extracurricular or co-curricular activities, are in Year 3 or higher of an undergraduate degree program and have achieved Dean's List status in the previous year, you could be one of the 2019 Sir Howard Douglas Scholars! Part-time...

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Year 2 Undergraduate Scholarship Opportunity - EXTERNAL-FR

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Posted: October 9, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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Fredericton Society of Saint Andrew Scholarship and Bursaries 2018 Are you of Scottish descent? Have you completed at least one year at the University of New Brunswick in Fredericton? Are you currently enrolled as a full-time student in your first undergraduate degree program at UNBF? If you have answered "Yes"to these questions, you are eligible to apply for the Fredericton Society of Saint...

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CYBERSECURITY WEBINARS HOSTED BY CIC-FR and SJ

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Posted: October 6, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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Canadian Institute for Cybersecurity (CIC) is going to be hosting free online webinars during October-the "Cybersecurity Awareness Month". CIC is excited to announce next series of online webinars. We will be showcasing the expertise of researchers, academics and industry professionals. These webinars are meant to pique the interest and to discover what our team could potentially help others...

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Registration for Upcoming Yoga Pilates Programs Begins Tues Oct 9-FR

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Posted: October 6, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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UNB Recreation Services Session ll program registration opens on Tuesday, October 9 at 6am! Register early to secure your spot in one of the following classes: General population: Yoga for Power & Grace, Vinyasa Yoga; Pilates Mat Classes, Total Barre Pilates  (lunch time and evening offerings)Reformer Pilates: Reformer Flow, Trim & Tone, Cardio Reformer (morning, lunch time and evening...

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Changes to UNB 19+ Canada Post Parcel Deliveries - Fredericton-FR

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Posted: October 4, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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Please be advised that Facilities Management has made changes to its operating procedures regarding all 19+ parcels shipped to an individual on the UNB Fredericton Campus. Effective immediately any parcel shipped to UNB that is designated 19+ and requires that individual to sign for the parcel, that parcel will be held by Canada Post at their 570 Queen Street retail location. The individual...

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Honorary Degree Recipients-FR and SJ

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Posted: October 4, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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At UNB Fredericton's 64th and UNB Saint John's 36th Fall Convocation Ceremonies, honorary degrees will be awarded. Honorary Degree Recipients for each ceremony have been selected and profiles are posted at the Fredericton and Saint John websites. Article Contact Information Contact: Communications Office Email Address: talktous@unb.ca

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UNBSU Colour Run Oct 10-FR

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Posted: October 4, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Student Organizations


On Wednesday, October 10 from 6-7 p.m., the UNB Student Union will be having a Colour Run taking place across UNB Fredericton campus! This run or walk is open to any UNB students and pre-registration is NOT required! Simply meet in the SUB Quad at 5:50 p.m. on Oct 10, wearing a white shirt (or a shirt you don't mind having colour on) to register. Please note: white shirts or suits will also be...

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Update on clipboards appearing in UNB classrooms-FR and SJ

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Posted: October 4, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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After consulting with Brock University in Ontario, we were able to determine the source of the clipboards that appeared on UNB's campuses in September that asked students for their personal information. The clipboard design, style and wording found at BrocUniversity were identical to the ones found at UNB.  They determined that these clipboards are associated with a multi-level marketing...

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Win $50 UCard Cash this October-FR and SJ

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Posted: October 4, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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Want a chance to win $50 UCard Cash Attend a cybersecurity information session this October. ITS is hosting weekly cybersecurity information sessions all October long for Cybersecurity Awareness Month. Join us at any or all of the sessions and tap your UCard to be entered for a chance to win 1-of-4 $50 UCard Cash prizes. Note: only valid UNB students are eligible to win. Fredericton campus:...

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Biology Seminar Series - Dr. Andrew MacDougall-FR

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Posted: October 3, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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UNB Biology Seminar Series is proud to host Dr. Andrew MacDougall from University of Guelph Dr. MacDougall's talk is entitled " Resiliency Versus Collapse of Biological Systems in the Anthropocene" and will take place this Friday, October 5th at 3:00 pm in Bailey Hall, room 146. Abstract: Resiliency Versus Collapse of Biological Systems in the Anthropocene The impacts of global environmental...

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Call for Nominations for the Dr. Allan P. Stuart Award for Excellence in Teaching-FR and SJ

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Posted: October 3, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Do you know an excellent teacher? If so, nominate her/him for the Dr. Allan P. Stuart Memorial Award for Excellence in Teaching! Nomination forms are available online or can be picked up at the Centre for Enhanced Teaching & Learning, Fredericton; the Vice-President, Saint John; the Student Council, Saint John or Fredericton; and Faculty Offices. The deadline for nominations is 10 days after...

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Celebrate the Great Reveal of the Stained Glass Windows of Memorial Hall-FR

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Posted: October 3, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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The UNB Art Centre invites members of the Fredericton community to a special reception on Thursday, October 11 at 11:00 a.m. in Memorial Hall at the University of New Brunswick to celebrate the completion of the stained glass window restoration project. Special guests, classical guitarist Steven Peacock and cellist Emily Kennedy, will provide a musical prelude in the auditorium beginning at...

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Day of the Dead (Día de los muertos)-FR

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Posted: October 3, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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Day of the Dead, Oct. 29th at 12:30pm in Carleton 332. Please join us for this traditional Latin American celebration with a short talk by Mexican students and light refreshments. Traditional altar viewing from Oct. 29th until Nov. 2 at noon, dedicated this year to the victims of the 1968 Tlatelolco Massacre (Mexico City). All welcome. Article Contact Information Contact: Emma Dawn...

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FACULTY OF EDUCATION COLLOQUIUM SERIES Dr Alan Sears-FR

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Posted: October 2, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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FACULTY OF EDUCATION COLLOQUIUM SERIES TALK IS CO SPONSORED BY ANGLICAN DIOCESE OF FREDERICTON Having Faith in Citizenship: The Place of Religion in the Canadian Public Square Professor Alan Sears, Faculty of Education, University of New Brunswick This talk will explore contemporary tensions between secularism and religion in the civic life of Western democracies in general, and Canada in...

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Free Books and Tapes - German and Spanish -FR

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Posted: October 2, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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Free German and Spanish books, tapes, slides, etc. Located in Carleton Hall room 332, Culture and Media Studies Student Lounge. They will be available starting October 1 - 19, 2018. This is a first come first serve basis. For more information please contact Emma Billings at ebilling@unb.ca or stop by Carleton Hall room 333. Article Contact Information Contact: Emma Billings Email Address:...

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Graduate Essentials for Academic Research GEAR -FR

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Posted: October 2, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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This graduate student workshop, hosted and led by UNB Libraries, features Instruction sessions that include how to: * Optimize citation management tools, including Mendeley and Zotero, and how to leverage them to discover new research * Manage and share your research data, including information on the new Tri-Agency requirements * Navigate the world of scholarly publishing, from accessing...

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Learn to Run and CBT Study-FR

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Posted: October 2, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Athletics Recreation and Wellness


Are you a first-year student who experiences anxiety or low mood and wants help learning to better manage the challenges of university? We invite you to join an eight-week research program which could benefit you! Some students will be connected with existing UNB Counselling Services programs (e.g., group and individual therapy) while others will be selected for a new program combining group...

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Preparing Youth with Autism for Beyond High School Workshop-FR and SJ

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Posted: October 2, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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Beyond High School: Preparing Youth with Autism for Higher Education and Employment Nov. 29-30, 2018 $395 (+HST) Chancellor's Room, Wu Center, UNB Fredericton Campus Transition planning involves promoting student self-advocacy, parent and student involvement, and an understanding of student needs. This workshop will show you how to apply different interventions available for transition-age...

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UNBF - Registrar s Office Closure on October 4 2018-FR

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Posted: October 2, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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The Registrar's Office on the Fredericton Campus will be closed on October 4, 2018 from 9:00 am until 10:15 am, to permit all staff to participate in a staff meeting. We apologize in advance for any inconvenience this may cause. Article Contact Information Contact: Jo-ann Mihan Email Address: jmihan@unb.ca

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WARPED - A Collaborative Project-FR

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Posted: October 2, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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Join us at the UNB Art Centre in Memorial Hall on Friday, October 5 at 7:30 pm for a special one-time performance of Warped by cellist Emily Kennedy, poet Rebecca Salazar and textile artist Emily Blair. WARPED is a multi-disciplinary project that, like the game of telephone, passes information form one person to the next. In this case, a completed work from one artist is sent to the next,...

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Athletes- win $25 gift cards for online survey! -FR and SJ

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Posted: October 1, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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UNB researchers are looking for athletes on competitive university/college teams or clubs to fill out an online survey about brain functioning and concussion reporting. Athletes do not need to have experienced a concussion to participate! The survey takes approximately 20-30 minutes, depending on concussion history (i.e., if you haven't had a concussion, it will be shorter), and all information...

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Sir Howard Douglas Award - Application now open -FR and SJ

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Posted: October 1, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Non Nobis Solum: Not for Ourselves Alone. If you live by this motto, you could be one of the next Sir Howard Douglas Scholars... Can I apply? If you are involved in extracurricular or co-curricular activities, are in Year 3 or higher of an undergraduate degree program and have achieved Dean's List status in the previous year, you could be one of the 2019 Sir Howard Douglas Scholars! Part-time...

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TD bank is recruiting-FR

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Posted: October 1, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Employment News


Representatives from TD Bank would like to meet with Finance, Accounting, Business and Arts students. They will be hosting an information session starting at 4:30 PM on October 2nd in Tilley Hall, room 303. Article Contact Information Contact: Katherine McNeil Email Address: kathim@unb.ca

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Paul Delmas to host Speaker Series - Lessons I would of like to have learned earlier in my career-FR

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Posted: September 28, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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On October 3rd, Paul Delmas will host the International Business and Entrepreneurship Centre's Speaker Series at noon in Tilley 303. Register now Paul graduated from UNB in 1983 with a BBA degree.  Upon graduating he joined Ernest Young in Toronto and worked as a senior staff accountant for five years. In 1988, Paul joined Loblaw Companies Limited as a Finance Manger in their...

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Win 50 UCard Cash during Cybersecurity Awareness Month-FR and SJ

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Posted: September 28, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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It's Cybersecurity Awareness Month! Join ITS in building a more cyber-safe UNB this October - you might even win $50 UCard Cash. Attend any of our weekly cybersecurity information sessions for a chance to win 1-of-4 $50 UCard Cash prizes. Fredericton campus: Every Tuesday in October @ 12 p.m. & 1:30 p.m. in Carleton Hall room 106 Saint John campus: Every Wednesday in October @ 12 p.m. & 1:30...

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Funding for Northern research-FR and SJ

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Posted: September 27, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Financial Aid


Are you (or do you have students) interested in northern studies and undertaking field research in the Canadian North? If you are: a Canadian citizen or permanent resident enrolled in a Canadian University; AND a graduate student; or a senior undergraduate student whose northern field work research is tied to their thesis. You are eligible for funding from the Northern Scientific Training...

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Learn to Run and CBT Study-FR

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Posted: September 27, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Athletics Recreation and Wellness


Are you a first-year student who experiences anxiety or low mood and wants help learning to better manage the challenges of university? We invite you to join an eight-week research program which could benefit you! Some students will be connected with existing UNB Counselling Services programs (e.g., group and individual therapy) while others will be selected for a new program combining group...

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Wear your Orange Shirts on Oct 1-FR and SJ

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Posted: September 27, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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Orange Shirt Day is a legacy of the St. Joseph Mission (SJM) residential school commemoration event held in Williams Lake, BC, Canada, in the spring of 2013.  It grew out of Phyllis' story of having her shiny new orange shirt taken away on her first day of school at the Mission, and it has become an opportunity to keep the discussion on all aspects of residential schools happening annually.  ...

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Future of Innovation Conference-FR and SJ

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Posted: September 26, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The J. Herbert Smith Centre is proud to present The Future of Innovation, an RBC Leadership ConferenceFrom October 19 - 20, 2018 at the Delta Fredericton. The Future of Innovation Conference is an opportunity for thought leaders from around the world to come and share their ideas and solutions. It is a conference meant to spark Bold Ideas, and inspire others to tackle difficult challenges they...

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Improv 4 Confidence -FR

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Posted: September 26, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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Hot Garbage Comedy and UNB Student Services Present IMPROV FOR CONFIDENCE Do any of the following apply to you? Your work or schoolwork is affected by your fear of public speaking You feel anxious in social situations or overthink social interactions You are often nervous participating in class discussions or activities You feel your communication skills are holding you back from personal or...

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SUB Cafeteria Closing Early Sept 27 Sept 29-FR

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Posted: September 26, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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As we celebrate Homecoming - please be advised the entire SUB Cafeteria will be closing early on Thursday, Sept. 27 & Saturday, Sept. 29. Thursday, Sept. 27: Marketplace will close at 1:00pm & Tim Hortons will close at 3:00pm Saturday, Sept. 29: Tim Hortons will close at 4:00pm Article Contact InformationContact: Becky SullivanEmail Address: bsulliva@unb.ca

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Thank UNB Donors-FR

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Posted: September 26, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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You're invited to give thanks to the donors who have supported UNB students like you next Friday, Sept. 28 at 10:30 a.m. in the John Meagher Auditorium (or in the overflow Room 201) in the new Kinesiology Building. UNB's It Begins Here campaign had a goal of raising $110 million of which 50 per cent is designated to student support. This event will celebrate the campaign's success and many of...

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White Ribbon March Oct 4 18-FR and SJ

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Posted: September 26, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The Muriel McQueen Fergusson Centre invites you to participate in the White Ribbon March, Ending Men's Violence Against Women on Thursday, October 4, 2018 at noon.  Join us at Officer's Square. The MMFC is a member of the White Ribbon Fredericton.  For more information: www.facebook.com/WRCFredericton Article Contact Information Contact: Kim Wade Email Address: kwade@unb.ca

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Concentra Solutions will be recruiting Computer Science and Business students-FR

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Posted: September 25, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Employment News


Concentra Solutions will be on campus to speak with Computer Science students (including Co-op) about opportunities with their company. Please come prepared to network. Company Website: http://concentrasolutions.com/ Date: September 26th, 2018 Time: 5:00PM - 6:00PM Location: C122 Gillan Hall Article Contact Information Contact: Katherine McNeil Email Address: kathim@unb.ca

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MacGill Lecture: Military Ethics and Cyberwarfare-FR

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Posted: September 25, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Dr. George Lucas, US Naval Academy department chair emeritus of ethics and distinguished professor at Notre Dame, will explore a new approach to military ethics and outline the transformations in military professionalism caused by cyber conflict and state-sponsored hacktivism. World renowned? ethicist, Dr. George Lucas, is the author of Military Ethics: What Everyone Needs to Know and The...

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Physics Dept Seminar - Ultracold Molecular Physics and Chemistry-FR and SJ

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Posted: September 25, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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UNB Physics Department Seminar When: Thurs, Sept 27th, 2018 @ 1:15-2:15pm Location: Physics Admin Room 204 Speaker: Ming-Guang Hu, Harvard University, Physics Department Topic: Ultracold Molecular Physics and Chemistry Creations of ultracold polar molecules offer many exciting opportunities. On the one hand, we aim to gain exact quantum understanding of chemical reactions involving four atoms;...

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SUB Atrium and Cafeteria Closing Early-FR

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Posted: September 25, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Please be advised there will be limited access to the SUB Atrium & Cafeteria in preparation for the Cabinet & Major Donor Dinner on Thursday, September 27. Signs will be posted directing traffic to closest entrance. SUB Cafeteria and UNB Marketplace will be closing at 1 pm, and Tim Horton's will remain open until 3 pm (Take-Out only from 1 pm to 3 pm). Article Contact Information Contact:...

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Are you (or someone you know) in a relationship with a person who has chronic pain?-FR and SJ

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Posted: September 24, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Researchers from the University of New Brunswick are looking for partners of individuals with chronic pain to complete an anonymous online survey that is expected to take no longer than 30 minutes to complete. The purpose of the survey is to validate a new questionnaire that focuses on partners' adjustment to their spouse's chronic pain. All partners who complete the survey will be given the...

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Earth Sciences Lecture series with Jeff Hussey-FR

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Posted: September 24, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Homecoming speaker, Jeff Hussey, will be presenting on Exploration, Mining and Geo-Metallurgy on Friday, Sept 28 at 12:30 p.m. in the Forestry/Geology Building, room 104. The presentation will address issues of science, engineering and process management faced over a successful career and will be of interest to a wide audience. Jeff is a consulting geologist with 32 years of experience in the...

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Healthy Eating on a Budget-FR

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Posted: September 24, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Eating healthy on a student budget can be challenging; but you'll be blown away by this workshop that ISAO and one of the dietitian from Student Health Centre prepared to show you variety of helpful tips that may save you lots of money while shopping for groceries. Join us this Thursday afternoon, September 27th at 2PM in Milham Room, Harriet Irving Library. Don't miss out on this...

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ISAO Kings Landing Historical Settlement Trip-FR

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Posted: September 24, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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Not sure what to do over the Thanksgiving Weekend? Join ISAO as we head on over to Kings Landing to enjoy the Agricultural Fair and enjoy a 19th century styled Thanksgiving, as well as other activities! Please sign up at the CC Jones Building, First Floor at the front desk. Registration Fee: $15.00 for UNB student (please provide exact change). This will cover the entry & transportation...

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Kenneth Ireland Public Lecture: What is a smart village? Using mathematics for rural prosperity -FR

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Posted: September 24, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Dr. V. Kumar Murty, Department Chair of Mathematics at the University of Toronto and co-founder of PerfectCloud, explores how we can transform isolated rural communities into "smart" villages by using mathematical models. Dr. Murty is a recipient of the prestigious Steacie Fellowship and a member of the Royal Society of Canada. His work on scalable architecture for smart villages was awarded...

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Kiewit Is recruiting for Engineers-FR

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Posted: September 24, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Employment News


Kiewit Representatives will be in C122, Gillian Hall  to give a presentation to Engineers starting at 4:30 on September 27th. About Kiewit:As one of North America's largest, most respected construction and engineering organizations, with 2017 revenues of $8.7 billion, Kiewit exists to make a difference. We improve and connect communities across the United States, Canada, Mexico and Australia...

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Pharma Centra is recruiting -FR

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Posted: September 24, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Employment News


Pharma Centra Information Session Event Date(s): September 26, 2018  Time(s): 05:00 PM - 06:30 PM  Category: Employer Information Sessions  Location: Fredericton Event Details: Pharma Centra will be hosting an information session for Computer Science students and Business students in C122 Gillian wing of Head Hall on September 26th at 5:00 p.m. Article Contact Information Contact: Katherine...

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Ross University Veterinary School-FR

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Posted: September 24, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Ross University Veterinary School Event Date(s): September 27, 2018  Time(s): 03:00 PM - 05:00 PM  Category: Employer Information Sessions  Location: Fredericton Event Details: Representatives from Ross University Veterinary School will be hosting an information for students on September 27th at 3:00 p.m. in the Science Library Building, room C110.   Article Contact Information Contact:...

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Sir Howard Douglas Award - Application now open -FR and SJ

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Posted: September 24, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Non Nobis Solum: Not for Ourselves Alone. If you live by this motto, you could be one of the next Sir Howard Douglas Scholars... Can I apply? If you are involved in extracurricular or co-curricular activities, are in Year 3 or higher of an undergraduate degree program and have achieved Dean's List status in the previous year, you could be one of the 2018 Sir Howard Douglas Scholars! Part-time...

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The public Service Commission-FR

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Posted: September 24, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Employment News


Career & Employment, Student Services Public Service Commission Information Session Event Date(s): September 28, 2018  Time(s): 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM  Category: Employer Information Sessions  Location: Fredericton Event Details Public Service Commission would like to speak to Computer Science Students When: Fri, September 28, 11:30am – 12:30pm Where: Head Hall room C127  Description:...

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What do you need to know about your health insurance as an international student -FR

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Posted: September 24, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Most Canadians have two different health insurance plans; Medicare (provided by the government to all Canadian citizens and Permanent Residents) which covers things like doctor's visits, medical tests and hospitalizations. In addition to Medicare, many Canadians buy additional health insurance which covers prescription drugs, eye exams and dental work. Without insurance these things can be very...

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JDI Week at UNB Sept 24-27 -FR and SJ

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Posted: September 21, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Students are invited to participate in JDI Week at UNB, Sept. 24-27. J.D. Irving, Limited, will be promoting student employment opportunities and careers with its 50 companies. Students in all years are invited to visit the Let's Talk Jobs drop-in zones each day and participate in evening networking events with JDI professionals, per the schedule below. JDI currently employs 660 UNB alumni - 33...

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KIN Kids - Physical Literacy for children of UNB Faculty, Staff and Students-FR

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Posted: September 21, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Last chance to register for the KIN Kids Guided Active Play program for children ages 5 to 12.  Mondays from 5:30-6:30 in the Currie Center Recreation Gym. 10 weeks for only $40! To Register or for Further Info, contact us at kinkids@unb.ca or call 453-4576. Article Contact Information Contact: Greg Duquette Email Address: duquette@unb.ca

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New email spam filtering at UNB -FR and SJ

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Posted: September 21, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


On Sept. 26, ITS will be changing UNB's bulk/spam email filtering system to a Microsoft solution. What this means to you? Over the next few weeks, you may notice an increase in spam email delivered to your inbox while we transition between systems. Don't worry, this is only temporary - our new spam filtering system will become smarter with time and is expected to decrease overall spam in the...

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Shout out for O Canada singer for 64th Convocation ceremony Oct 18, 2018-FR

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Posted: September 21, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The 64th Convocation Planning Committee is seeking the next O Canada singer for the 64th Convocation ceremony taking place Oct. 18, 2018 at 4:30 p.m.  (Preference will go to current graduate.)?  If you are interested please contact judith.currie@unb.ca Article Contact Information Contact: Judith Currie Email Address: Judith.Currie@unb.ca

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Tilley Hall Stairwell Closure-FR

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Posted: September 21, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Facilities Management wishes to advise of a stairwell closure at Tilley Hall on Tuesday, September 25th for the day. The stairwell in affect is at the northeast corner between T-14 and the exterior door. Signage will be in place. If you have any questions please contact Facilities Management at 453-4889 or fm@unb.ca. Article Contact Information Contact: Carol Anne Booker Email Address:...

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UNBF Volunteer Fair Monday, September 24-FR

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Posted: September 21, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Thinking about volunteering? Looking to boost your resume?? Want to add service hours before applying for educational programs or jobs? The UNBF Volunteer Fair, hosted by Student Services and the UNB Student Union, is your chance to connect with local non-profit organizations to learn more about part-time opportunities for service and career-related experience. This event is open to all...

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Biology Seminar Series - Dr William Zerges-FR

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Posted: September 20, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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Dr. William Zerges will speak on "Organelles within an Organelle: novel compartments in a chloroplast" as part of The Biology Seminar Series on Friday, Sept. 21, from 3 - 4 p.m., in Bailey Hall, 146. Abstract: Organelles within an Organelle: novel compartments in a chloroplast Eukaryotic cell are compartmentalized by organelles. Compartmentalization of molecular processes enhances their...

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Campus Operations - Facilities Management and Security and Traffic Closed Friday Afternoon -FR

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Posted: September 20, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Please be advised that Campus Operations will be closed Friday afternoon from 1:00-4:00 to attend a departmental meeting, this includes all Facilities Management and Security & Traffic offices. If your matter is of an urgent nature please contact Security & Traffic at 453-4830 as this number will be staffed. Article Contact Information Contact: Andrew Corey Email Address: Andrew.Corey@unb.ca

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Research Study -FR

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Posted: September 20, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Athletics Recreation and Wellness


Want to meet a personal trainer offering you a unique exercise program which can be performed in the comfort of your own home at NO cost? The study aims to identify a new exercise program that substitutes aerobic activities with resistance training for men living with obesity. You are eligible if: - A male between the ages of 19 or above?  - Have no restriction to do resistance training -...

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UNB History Society Ice Cream Social-FR

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Posted: September 20, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Student Organizations


Come join the UNB History Society for our annual ice cream social on Wednesday the 26th of September from 1:30-3:30 in the Carole Hines Common Room (Tilley Hall 107). It'll be a great way to make some new friends, meet old ones, and enjoy some tasty treats! Article Contact Information Contact: Mark Symons Email Address: mark.symons@unb.ca

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UNB Makerspace - Meet Greet Kick-off-FR

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Posted: September 20, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Student Organizations


The UNB Makerspace invites interested members of the Fredericton community to our first annual meet & greet and kick-off event this Sunday, September 23rd at 1:00pm in Head Hall, room C-9. We are celebrating the opening of the new expanded Makerspace, now located in Head Hall B-8. The event will introduce who we are, what we do, and have a few short introductions into some seminars we are...

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UNB Media Lab Extended Hours-FR

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Posted: September 20, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


UNB Media Lab Extended Hours! Starting next week, Sept. 24, 2018, UNB Media Lab, Marshall d'Avray Hall, Room 234, will be extending their hours. ? We will be open Monday to Thursday from 9:30am-7:30pm, Friday 9:30am-4:00pm. We are doing this to serve you better and allow you more time to finish student assignments with the? use of our 16 iMacs, Adobe Create Suite, printing, editing videos and...

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Apply now to be a UNB Tutor-FR

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Posted: September 19, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Are you a good student? Do you like to help others to learn? If yes...then we need you! Student Services is adding new tutors to the Inventory of Tutors for the fall semester. Graduate and senior undergraduate students who enjoy teaching others are invited to apply to be included in the Inventory. Tutors are paid $12 - $20 per hour based on experience and qualifications. Application forms are...

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Biology Seminar Series - Dr William Zerges-FR

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Posted: September 19, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The Biology Seminar Series presents Dr. William Zerges, who will speak on "Organelles within an Organelle: novel compartments in a chloroplast." Abstract: Organelles within an Organelle: novel compartments in a chloroplast Eukaryotic cell are compartmentalized by organelles. Compartmentalization of molecular processes enhances their efficiency and prevents deleterious reactions. Organelles are...

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Celebrate the Great Reveal -FR

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Posted: September 19, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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The UNB Art Centre invites members of the Fredericton community to a special reception on Thursday, October 11 at 11:00 a.m. in Memorial Hall at the University of New Brunswick to celebrate the completion of the stained glass window restoration project. Special guests, classical guitarist Steven Peacock and cellist Emily Kennedy, will provide a musical prelude in the auditorium beginning at...

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Enjoy stunning music with Ventus Machina and Richard Hornsby on Sept. 26 -FR and SJ

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Posted: September 19, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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The UNB Centre for Musical Arts presents Quintet + One Wednesday, September 26, 7:30pm Memorial Hall, UNB Fredericton Janacek's Mladi (Youth) is considered to be one of the real gems of the wind repertoire. Rarely heard because of its unusual instrumentation, it is paired here with Darius Milhaud's Scaramouche, featuring James Kalyn as saxophone soloist and the gorgeous quintet by Hungarian...

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Fall Career Fair 2018-FR

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Posted: September 19, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Fall Career & Educational Options Fair Date: Thursday, Sept. 27 Time: 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. Location: Richard J. Currie Center Whether you are seeking a full-time opportunity post-graduation, searching for summer employment or just looking to connect with people working in your field, the Fall Career & Educational Options Fairis a MUST ATTEND event. Industry leading employers from across Canada...

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Holiday Schedule-FR and SJ

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Posted: September 19, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


In order that the maximum number of employees might enjoy a longer and uninterrupted holiday, the University will be closed between Monday, December 24th and Tuesday January 1st  (inclusive). Both Thursday, December 27th and Friday, December 28th will be considered special leave with pay. Where operational requirements are such that employees must work on December 27th and/or December...

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Learn to Run and CBT Study-FR

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Posted: September 19, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Athletics Recreation and Wellness


Are you a first-year student who experiences anxiety or low mood and wants help learning to better manage the challenges of university? We invite you to join an eight-week research program which could benefit you! Some students will be connected with existing UNB Counselling Services programs (e.g., group and individual therapy) while others will be selected for a new program combining group...

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Parkinson Canada SUPERWALK-FR

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Posted: September 19, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Athletics Recreation and Wellness


UNB Recreation Services, in partnership with the Parkinson Support Group of Fredericton, will be hosting the 3rd annual SuperWalk for Parkinson Canada. The walk will take place on Sunday, September 23rd from 2pm-4pm at the Richard J. CURRIE CENTER. The event will start in the recreational gym at 2pm and the walk will go out onto the trails below campus. We invite the UNB community as well as...

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Security Alert-FR and SJ

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Posted: September 19, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Both the Fredericton and Saint John campuses have had clipboards placed in classrooms for signature.  The narrative at the top of the page offers a sum of money as well as the possibility of future employment.  It is in the form of a sign-up sheet where people are asked for personal information and a signature.  There is no company name listed on the form.  After consulting...

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Student Homelessness Research at UNB-FR and SJ

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Posted: September 19, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


An Invitation to Participate in a Confidential Survey about Student Homelessness Principle Investigator: Eric Weissman Ph.D. UNB SJ eric.weissman@unb.ca Student Homelessness is a growing problem for post-secondary students all over Canada and the US. In fact, in the US, the Department of Education thinks there are as many as 1.5 million homeless students (that they know of). In Canada we do...

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Work-Study Fall 2018-FR

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Posted: September 19, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Employment News


Work-Study is a subsidized work program designed to assist financially needy students with the high costs associated with post-secondary study. The program will also provide students with an opportunity to gain valuable skills/experience in an on-campus, part-time employment situation. Work-Study positions are 10 hours per week, $13.50 per hour. For the application and complete details on the...

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Ballroom Blitz-FR

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Posted: September 18, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


It's It's the Ballroom Blitz! Subtowne's Fall Clothing Sale is on now in the SUB Ballroom. Blitz Hours: Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday (Sept. 18 - 20): 10:00am - 8:00pm Friday & Saturday (Sept. 21 & 22): 10:00am - 5:00pm Come check out the great deals in the SUB Ballroom! Article Contact Information Contact: Becky Sullivan Email Address: bsulliva@unb.ca

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Graduate Information-FR

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Posted: September 18, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Information for graduates attending the 64th Convocation ceremony. The graduation ceremony will take Oct.18, 2018 at 4:30 p.m. on the fourth floor, Performance Gym, of the Richard J.CURRIE CENTER. Hood and gown rental deadline Oct. 7, 2018 Ticket reservation Monday, Sept. 1, 2018: graduation ticketing site opens (graduates are eligible to reserve four tickets) Friday, Oct. 12, 2018:...

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Parking Closures-FR

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Posted: September 18, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Facilities Management, Fredericton Campus, wishes to advise that the B Level Parking lot at Head Hall (off Windsor Street) and the loading dock serving Toole Hall will be closed briefly on the morning of September 25, 2018. This closure is necessary to facilitate material lifts to building rooftops. Barricades will be in place beginning on the evening of September 24, 2018. Work is scheduled...

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Physics Seminar - Sept 20th: Developing a Diffusion Tensor Imaging Technique for Turbulent Flow -FR and SJ

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Posted: September 18, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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UNB Physics Department Seminar When: Thurs, Sept 20th, 2018 ? @ 1:15-2:15pm Location: Physics Admin Room 204 Speaker: Amy-Rae Gauthier, UNB Physics Topic: Developing a Diffusion Tensor Imaging Technique for Turbulent Flow Details: "We are like dwarfs on the shoulders of giants, so that we can see more than they" - Bernard de Chartres.  This seminar will cover the continuation of our work...

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UNBF Volunteer Fair Monday September 24-FR

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Posted: September 18, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Thinking about volunteering? Looking to boost your resume?? Want to add service hours before applying for educational programs or jobs? The UNB Volunteer Fair, hosted Student Services and the UNB Student Union, is your chance to connect with local non-profit organizations to learn more about part-time opportunities for service and career related experience. This event is open to all students,...

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URec Student Games Night -FR

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Posted: September 18, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Athletics Recreation and Wellness


Join us for our first Games Night, taking place this Thursday from 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. in the CURRIE CENTER! The night will consist of informal, low-impact games such as: Just Dance Mini bowling Ping pong Obstacle courses & more! Stop in and stay for as long as you wish! This event is free for all UNB students. Article Contact Information Contact: Hannah Davies Email Address:...

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Volunteers needed for The University of New Brunswick 64th Convocation Ceremony -FR-FR

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Posted: September 18, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The 64th Convocation Planning Committee is looking for volunteers to help at the 64th Convocation ceremony. The ceremony will be held on Thursday Oct. 18, 2018 at 4:30 p.m. in the Richard J. CURRIE CENTER fourth floor, Performance gym. Volunteer positions include greeters, program distributers and floaters. If you are interested in helping, please contact Brianna Donovan...

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CPA Recruiting Session-FR

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Posted: September 17, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Employment News


CPA Potential Candidates Recruiting 2018 Tuesday, September 18, 2018 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM (Atlantic Time) Session will be in a small Career Fair format so each employer will be able to speak to students one on one. Student Union Building21 Pacey DriveFredericton, New Brunswick E3B 5A3Canada For questions about the session contact Katherine McNeilEmail: kathim@unb.caPhone: (506) 453-4620 For...

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International Insurance (Guard Me) workshop-FR

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Posted: September 17, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Come out and have lunch with the International Student Advisor's Office on Wednesday, September 19th, to learn more about the International Insurance (Guard Me) and its coverage. The majority of the new international students are being covered by Guard Me at least for the Fall; it can be costly to get access to the health services in Canada. That's why we really recommend students to come...

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JDI Week at UNB: Sept 24-27-FR and SJ

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Posted: September 17, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


tudents are invited to participate in JDI Week at UNB, Sept. 24-27. J.D. Irving, Limited, will be promoting student employment opportunities and careers with its 50 companies. Students in all years are invited to visit the Let's Talk Jobs drop-in zones each day and participate in evening networking events with JDI professionals, per the schedule below. JDI currently employs 660 UNB alumni - 33...

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Public Astronomy Viewing (please note correction to time: 8 30-10 00pm)-FR and SJ

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Posted: September 17, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Join us on Wednesday, Sept. 19, from 8:30PM-10:00PM, in Queen Square Park to start off the new semester with a tour of the night sky.   We’ll be observing through our portable telescopes and also show you how to post some of the season’s best known constellations as we do some naked-eye observing.   Feel free to drop by anytime, weather permitting. For more information,...

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Sir Howard Douglas Award - Application now open -FR and SJ

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Posted: September 17, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Non Nobis Solum: Not for Ourselves Alone. If you live by this motto, you could be one of the next Sir Howard Douglas Scholars... Can I apply? If you are involved in extracurricular or co-curricular activities, are in Year 3 or higher of an undergraduate degree program and have achieved Dean's List status in the previous year, you could be one of the 2018 Sir Howard Douglas Scholars! Part-time...

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UNBF Volunteer Fair Monday, September 24-FR

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Posted: September 17, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Thinking about volunteering? Looking to boost your resume? Want to add service hours before applying for educational programs or jobs? The UNB Volunteer Fair, hosted Student Services and the UNB Student Union, is your chance to connect with local non-profit organizations to learn more about part-time opportunities for service and career related experience. This event is open to all students,...

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Work-Study Fall 2018-FR

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Posted: September 17, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Employment News


Work-Study is a subsidized work program designed to assist financially needy students with the high costs associated with post-secondary study. The program will also provide students with an opportunity to gain valuable skills/experience in an on-campus, part-time employment situation. Work-Study positions are 10 hours per week, $13.50 per hour. For the application, deadlines and complete...

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Bell Graduate Leadership Program Information Session

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Posted: September 14, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Employment News


Bell Information Session Event Date(s): September 17, 2018 Time(s): 05:00 PM - 07:00 PM Location: 15 Dineen Drive, Room C122 Representatives from Bell would like to speak to Computer Science and Business students about their full time opportunities for New 2019 Graduating students. Refreshments will be served.   Article Contact Information Contact: Katherine McNeil Email Address:...

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Don't forget the unb.ca when connecting to WiFi-FR and SJ

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Posted: September 14, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Trying to connect to eduroam, UNB's new Wi-Fi? You need to include "@unb.ca" after your login ID to connect. Full connection instructions: Note: These instructions are general. Depending on your device, additional steps may be required and can be found on the ITS website. Forget myUNB WiFi from your device's list of available networks. Connect to eduroam using your: UNB login ID + "@unb.ca"...

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It Begins Here Campaign Celebration-FR and SJ

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Posted: September 14, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The It Begins Here Campaign is making history.  Join us on Friday, Sept. 28 at 10:30 a.m. in the brand new Kinesiology Building in Fredericton and Ganong Hall Lecture Theatre in Saint John to celebrate the record-breaking support alumni and friends have contributed to scholarships, faculties, new programs, experiential education, entrepreneurship and more.  How high will it go? Date:  Friday,...

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Norm Couturier to host Speaker Series - Starting up: Charting Your Path to Revenue-FR

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Posted: September 14, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Norm Couturier will host Speaker Series on September 19th at noon in Tilley Hall 303. To register Norm knows entrepreneurship! Norm Couturier has been a I.T. business builder, owner, and entrepreneur for the last 30 years. He has built 8 software companies from scratch (one of them to 130+ employees), been through a few company acquisitions, mergers and sales, pitched VC's, secured investors,...

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Time for something new? Try Fencing!-FR

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Posted: September 14, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Athletics Recreation and Wellness


Looking for something new? Why not try fencing? The UNB Fencing Club's first beginner practice of the 2018-2019 season is Monday, September 17th, at 8:00pm in the Currie Center Hatheway Studio (2nd floor near the stairs). It's free to try and all necessary equipment is provided free of charge. These practices, are open to anyone from UNB, STU, or the Fredericton Community ages 17 and...

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UNB Counselling Services - Workshops Groups-FR

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Posted: September 14, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Athletics Recreation and Wellness


UNB Counselling Services is offering a variety of workshops and groups this term for students.  Workshops we are offering include Procrastination and You, Yeah YOU! and Standing Ovation:  Rockin' the Stage & Overcoming Academic Anxiety.  Groups we are running include Living Life To The Full, Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction, Creative Coping, Improv for Anxiety & Therapeutic Role Playing...

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Work-Study Fall 2018-FR

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Posted: September 14, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Employment News


Work-Study is a subsidized work program designed to assist financially needy students with the high costs associated with post-secondary study. The program will also provide students with an opportunity to gain valuable skills/experience in an on-campus, part-time employment situation. Work-Study positions are 10 hours per week, $13.50 per hour. For the application and complete details on the...

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Learn to Run and CBT Study-FR

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Posted: September 13, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Athletics Recreation and Wellness


Are you a first-year student who experiences anxiety or low mood and wants help learning to better manage the challenges of university? We invite you to join an eight-week research program which could benefit you! Some students will be connected with existing UNB Counselling Services programs (e.g., group and individual therapy) while others will be selected for a new program combining group...

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Mourning the passing of retired faculty member Dana Wasson-FR and SJ

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Posted: September 13, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Mourning the passing of retired faculty member Dana Wasson Please join me in offering condolences to family and friends of retired faculty member Dr. W. Dana Wasson, who passed away on Sept. 6. He was 84. It is hard to overstate the impact Dana has had on our university and students. It began in 1951, when Dana first joined UNB as a student. He received his bachelor of electrical engineering,...

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Public Astronomy Viewing Night -FR

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Posted: September 13, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Join us to start off the new semester with a tour of the night sky.   We'll be observing through our portable telescopes and also show you how to post some of the season's best known constellations as we do some naked-eye observing.   Feel free to drop by anytime.  (weather permitting). Date: Wednesday, September 19, 2018 Time: 8:30-10:00am Location: Queen Square Park For more information,...

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It Begins Here Campaign Celebration-FR and SJ

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Posted: September 12, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The It Begins Here Campaign is making history.  Join us in the brand new Kinesiology Building in Fredericton and Ganong Hall Lecture Theatre in Saint John to celebrate the record-breaking support alumni and friends have contributed to scholarships, faculties, new programs, experiential education, entrepreneurship and more.  How high will it go? Date:  Friday, September 28Time:  10:30...

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No more validation stickers on UCards-FR and SJ

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Posted: September 12, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Returning students - did you know? You no longer need to update your UCard with a yearly validation sticker. Issue dates are now printed on all UCards, making your card valid for the duration of your time at UNB. Need proof you're a current student? You can now download your Confirmation of Enrolment letter right from the Academic tab in your eServices (accessed via your myUNB portal). To learn...

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Re-Defining Rape Culture-FR

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Posted: September 12, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Re-Defining Rape Culture Event! Friday, September 14, 2018 Time(s): 07:00 PM - 09:00 PM Lower Atrium of the UNB SUB https://www.facebook.com/events/264835410924719/ Event Details: The Fredericton Sexual Assault Centre (FSAC) and the UNB Student Union will be working together to host an event to address the issue of Rape Culture. This event will showcase speakers from the Fredericton community...

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Seeking Research Participants for Research on ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder) and Online Learning-FR and SJ

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Posted: September 12, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


I am graduate student who is trying to find out ways to reduce distraction for online learners with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD).  If you have ADHD and have taken online courses, would you consider helping out with this study?  Results could help professors, teachers, instructors, instructional designers, and educational companies address the needs of those with...

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Sir Howard Douglas Award - Application now open -FR and SJ

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Posted: September 12, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Non Nobis Solum: Not for Ourselves Alone. If you live by this motto, you could be one of the next Sir Howard Douglas Scholars... Can I apply? If you are involved in extracurricular or co-curricular activities, are in Year 3 or higher of an undergraduate degree program and have achieved Dean's List status in the previous year, you could be one of the 2018 Sir Howard Douglas Scholars! Part-time...

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Volunteers needed for The University of New Brunswick 64th Convocation Ceremony -FR

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Posted: September 12, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The 64th Convocation Planning Committee needs volunteers for the 64th Convocation ceremony.  The ceremony will be held on Thursday Oct. 18, 2018 at 4:30 p.m. in the Richard J. CURRIE CENTER fourth floor, Performance gym. Volunteer positions include greeters, program distributers and floaters. If you are interested in helping, please contact Brianna Donovan brianna.donovan@unb.ca  or Judith...

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Work-Study Fall 2018-FR

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Posted: September 12, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Employment News


Work-Study is a subsidized work program designed to assist financially needy students with the high costs associated with post-secondary study. The program will also provide students with an opportunity to gain valuable skills/experience in an on-campus, part-time employment situation. Work-Study positions are 10 hours per week, $13.50 per hour. For the application and complete details on the...

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Art Exhibit: Erasing Frankenstein-FR and SJ

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Posted: September 11, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Erasing Frankenstein: A Collaborative Prison Arts Project will be on exhibit on the first floor of the Harriet Irving Library from mid-September to mid-November. The project received Social Science and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) funding, and is led by Sue Sinclair & Elizabeth Effinger (Department of English). On the bicentennial of the publication of Mary Shelley's Frankenstein, this...

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BioTalks: Themes in Rehabilitation Robotics for Recovery from Neurological Injury-FR

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Posted: September 11, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The Institute of Biomedical Engineering is pleased to announce the next installment of BioTalks. The Institute's own Dr. Nitin Seth will present "Themes in Rehabilitation Robotics for Recovery from Neurological Injury" on Thursday, September 13th at 12:00PM in the RN Scott Hall conference room, 25 Dineen Drive. Abstract: Traditionally, robots have been used in industrial applications to perform...

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RAVEN Launch - Rural Action and Voices for the Environment-FR

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Posted: September 11, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Dr. Susan O'Donnell, Researcher and Adjunct Professor, is excited to announce the launch of RAVEN on Thursday, Sept. 13 held at the UNB Forestry & Geology Rooms 202/203. RAVEN will give a voice to rural perspectives about community sustainability and environmental challenges. Come meet and network with rural champions, community media makers, and researchers. 3:30 p.m. RAVEN Project Launch 4...

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Soccer and hockey this weekend-FR

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Posted: September 11, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Athletics Recreation and Wellness


It's home opening weekend for the Reds women's and men's soccer teams. They will host the Dal Tigers, at UNB's BMO Centre, on Saturday, Sept. 15 and Sunday, Sept. 16. On both days, the women will begin at 1:00pm, the men are scheduled to start at 3:15pm. Admission for UNB students is FREE. Admission for UNB faculty and staff is $8.00. The men's hockey team plays exhibition games against McGill,...

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Athletes needed for online survey (win gift cards!)-FR and SJ

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Posted: September 10, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


UNB researchers are looking for athletes on competitive university/college teams or clubs to fill out an online survey about brain functioning and concussion reporting. Athletes DO NOT need to have experienced a concussion to participate! The survey takes approximately 20-30 minutes, depending on concussion history (i.e., if you haven't had a concussion, it will be shorter), and all information...

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CPA Recruiting Session-FR

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Posted: September 10, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Employment News


CPA Potential Candidates Recruiting 2018 Tuesday, September 18, 2018 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM (Atlantic Time) Session will be in a small Career Fair format so each employer will be able to speak to students one on one. Student Union Building21 Pacey DriveFredericton, New Brunswick E3B 5A3Canada For questions about the session contact Katherine McNeilEmail: kathim@unb.caPhone: (506) 453-4620 For...

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Laura Araneda to host Speaker Series-FR

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Posted: September 10, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Laura Araneda is the President and CEO of Vic Progressive Diamond Drilling and President of Terrain Drill Solutions Inc. Vic Progressivespecializes in underground exploration, surface exploration including core and soil samples. Laura expanded the company from underground exploration to surface exploration finding opportunities in a highly competitive market. Araneda has a strong presence...

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Looking for academic advisors? Try the Advisor Contact Directory-FR

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Posted: September 10, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Do you know how to look up academic advisors on the Fredericton campus? Try the Advisor Contact Directory, accessible at go.unb.ca/advisors-fr. The Advisor Contact Directory (ACD) is accessible online at any time to look up and contact Fredericton campus academic advisors in any faculty (including CEL) in-faculty student support professionals directors of undergraduate and graduate...

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Mental Health First Aid For Adults Who Interact With Youth-FR

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Posted: September 10, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Mental Health First Aid For Adults Who Interact With Youth teaches you how to help someone who is developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis. The training helps you identify, understand,and respond to signs of mental illnesses and substance use disorders. The 14 hour course takes place over 2 full days. The cost per participant is $125 (for UNB...

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Student Toolkit for Academic Advising-FR

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Posted: September 10, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


What is it? The Student Toolkit for Academic Advising is an online tool for Fredericton undergrads. Found on D2L, it's accessible anywhere, anytime. The Student Toolkit is a centralized portal to existing services, resources, and websites to help students learn about, find, and access the information or services they need throughout the year. It's meant to help facilitate quicker and...

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UNB English Language Programme Tuesday Evening Courses-FR

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Posted: September 10, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


On Tuesday evenings, the UNBF English Language Programme offers English as a Second Language for Academic Purposes and Exploration of Literary English for Non-Anglophones to students whose first language is not English. These classes are offered September through December in a three-hour block per week. Undergraduate and graduate and credit and non-credit classes are available. AESL 1011...

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Work-Study Fall 2018-FR

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Posted: September 10, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Employment News


Work-Study is a subsidized work program designed to assist financially needy students with the high costs associated with post-secondary study. The program will also provide students with an opportunity to gain valuable skills/experience in an on-campus, part-time employment situation. Work-Study positions are 10 hours per week, $13.50 per hour. For the application and complete details on the...

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Apply now to be a UNB Tutor-FR

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Posted: September 7, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Are you a good student? Do you like to help others to learn? If yes...then we need you!  Student Services is adding new tutors to the Inventory of Tutors for the fall semester. Graduate and senior undergraduate students who enjoy teaching others are invited to apply to be included in the Inventory. Tutors are paid $12 - $20 per hour based on experience and qualifications. Application...

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Are you (or someone you know) in a relationship with a person who has chronic pain?-FR and SJ

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Posted: September 7, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


 The purpose of the survey is to validate a new questionnaire that focuses on partners' adjustment to their spouse's chronic pain. All partners who complete the survey will be given the chance to enter a draw for a $25 Amazon gift card (1 in 12 odds). Partners are eligible to participate if they are currently in a co-habitating romantic relationship of at least 1 year with a patient who...

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CIBC to offer Indigenous student support - Announcement-FR

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Posted: September 7, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Please join Dr. Eddy Campbell, President and Vice-Chancellor, UNB, and Roberta Jamieson, President and CEO, Indspire, for a major announcement on Indigenous student support from CIBC. The event will be held on Tuesday, Sept. 11 at 11 a.m in the Long Hall (Level 4, Richard J. CURRIE CENTER). Reception to follow. For more information, please contact Nancy Bastedo at devdr@unb.caor by calling...

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Therapy group for teens with depression and or anxiety-FR

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Posted: September 7, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Beginning at the end of September 2018, the UNB Psychological Wellness Centre (PWC) will be offering a FREE therapy group for teens with symptoms of anxiety and depression. The group will use strategies derived from Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT) to teach teens and their parents skills for managing emotions and behaviour, and to reduce symptoms of anxiety and depression. We are looking for...

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CPA candidates session for students interested in a career with an Accounting firm or agency-FR

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Posted: September 6, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Employment News


CPA Potential Candidates Recruiting 2018 Tuesday, September 18, 2018 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM (Atlantic Time) Session will be in a small Career Fair format so each employer will be able to speak to students one on one. Student Union Building 21 Pacey Drive Fredericton, New Brunswick E3B 5A3 Canada For questions about the session contact Katherine McNeil Email: kathim@unb.ca Phone: (506) 453-4620 ...

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GROUP-BASED TRAJECTORY MODELING FOR THE MEDICAL AND SOCIAL SCIENCES-FR and SJ

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Posted: September 6, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Upcoming statistics course in Group-Based Trajectory Modeling INSTRUCTOR: Professor Daniel Nagin, Carnegie Mellon University Teresa And H. John Heinz III University Professor Of Public Policy And Statistics  COURSE DATES: Oct. 22-24, 2018 LOCATION: UNB Fredericton ADDITIONAL DETAILS: unb.ca/trajectorymodeling Article Contact Information Contact: Jeffrey Hebert Email Address:...

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Parkinson Canada SUPERWALK-FR

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Posted: September 6, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Athletics Recreation and Wellness


UNB Recreation Services in partnership with the Parkinson Support Group of Fredericton will be hosting the 3rd annual SuperWalk for Parkinson Canada. The walk will take place on Sunday September 23rd from 2pm-4pm at the Richard J. CURRIE CENTER. The event will start in the recreational gym at 2pm and the walk will go out onto the trails below campus. We invite the UNB community as well as...

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Work-Study Fall 2018-FR

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Posted: September 6, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Financial Aid


Work-Study is a subsidized work program designed to assist financially needy students with the high costs associated with post-secondary study. The program will also provide students with an opportunity to gain valuable skills/experience in an on-campus, part-time employment situation. Work-Study positions are 10 hours per week, $13.50 per hour. For the application and complete details on the...

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Board Game Thursdays -FR

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Posted: September 5, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Athletics Recreation and Wellness


UNB hosts a regular, weekly board game night every Thursday from 5-9PM on the 1st floor of the Harriet Irving Library in the Milham Room. We have a large collection of games to suit every taste! Don't be afraid to come alone, there will always be someone to get you started! Check out our facebook page: UNBBoardgames Article Contact Information Contact: Matthew MacLean Email Address:...

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Card Office: Extended hours this week-FR

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Posted: September 5, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The Card Office (SUB, room 106) is staying open until 6 p.m. all week until Sept. 7! If you haven't submitted your photo online for your UNB ID card (UCard), do it now at go.unb.ca/ucardphoto. We'll email you when you can come pick it up. Don't forget to bring a piece of government issued photo ID (like a driver's license or passport). New this year Photos will only be taken in the Card Office...

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You're invited: Fall Career Fair -FR

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Posted: September 5, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Fall Career & Educational Options Fair Date: Thursday, Sept. 27 Time: 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. Location: Richard J. Currie Center Whether you are seeking a full-time opportunity post-graduation, searching for summer employment or just looking to connect with people working in your field, the Fall Career & Educational Options Fair is a MUST ATTEND event. Industry leading employers from across Canada...

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Faculty of Education presents Works in Progress- WIPS for Fall 2018 -FR

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Posted: September 4, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Faculty of Education Presents WIPS: WORKS IN PROGRESS SESSIONS (WIPS) are informal presentations given by Education graduate students, faculty and staff on their ideas and research. Each session has two 15 minute presentations followed by a discussion. Wednesdays, 12 noon to 1:00 p.m., Room 308, Marshall d'Avray Hall, UNB Fredericton. Everyone is welcome! Fall 2018 September 26th Shauntelle...

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Looking for something new? Why not try Fencing?-FR

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Posted: September 4, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Athletics Recreation and Wellness


Looking for something new? Why not try fencing? The UNB Fencing Club will be putting on a free Open House on Monday, September 10th, at 8:00pm in the Currie Center Recreation Gym (first floor). We'll be taking participants through the basics, putting on some demonstrations, and letting participants take a stab at some of our well-padded volunteers. All necessary equipment is provided free of...

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Reminder: Where can I pick up my parking pass?-FR

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Posted: September 4, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Please note that UNB Fredericton students parking passes can be purchased online and picked up at UNB Financial Services located in the IUC Physics and Admin Building, 8 Bailey Drive. Article Contact Information Contact: Communications Office Email Address: talktous@unb.ca

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UNBF wireless issues now resolved-FR

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Posted: September 4, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


ITS is happy to report the recent issues with wireless (Wi-Fi) on the UNB Fredericton campus are now resolved. Students, faculty and staff should now be able to connect to eduroam, UNB's new Wi-Fi, within all buildings on campus. To connect to eduroam, enter your: "UNBloginID@unb.ca" (ex: jdoe@unb.ca) - don't forget the "@unb.ca"; and UNB password Note: Depending on your device, additional...

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You re invited: Announcement of research support from OSCO Construction Group-FR and SJ

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Posted: September 4, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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The UNB community is invited to a major announcement to create an engineering-based off-site Construction Research and Innovation Hub with the sponsorship and support of the OSCO Construction Group. Join us on Thursday, Sept. 6, at 10:30 a.m. at the Long Hall, Richard J. CURRIE CENTER (UNBF). Reception to follow. RSVP to Tina Madore at 506-453-4995 or? tina.madore@unb.ca Article Contact...

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Amazing Race Canada UNB edition tonight at 9 p.m.-FR and SJ

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Posted: September 1, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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Check out Amazing Race Canada tonight as contestants make their way to UNB Fredericton for the Heroes Edition. The show starts on CTV at 9 p.m. local time. Thanks to everyone who came out in their UNB colours to be part of the filming of this show. Article Contact Information Contact: Natasha Ashfield Email Address: natasha.ashfield@unb.ca

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CELLab Study: Substituting Aerobic Exercise with Resistance Training in a Home Setting -FR

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Posted: September 1, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Athletics Recreation and Wellness


Want to meet a personal trainer offering you a unique exercise program which can be performed in the comfort of your own home at NO cost? The study aims to identify a new exercise program that substitutes aerobic activities with resistance training for men living with obesity. You are eligible if: - A male between the ages of 19 or above - Have no restriction to do resistance training -...

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Mental Health First Aid For Adults Who Interact With Youth-FR

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Posted: September 1, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Adults Who Interact With Youth Mental Health First Aid For Adults Who Interact With Youth teaches you how to help someone who is developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis. The training helps you identify, understand, and respond to signs of mental illnesses and substance use disorders. The 14 hour course takes place over 2 full days. The cost per participant is...

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Therapy group for teens with depression and or anxiety-FR

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Posted: September 1, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Beginning at the end of September 2018, the UNB Psychological Wellness Centre (PWC) will be offering a FREE therapy group for teens with symptoms of anxiety and depression. The group will use strategies derived from Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT) to teach teens and their parents skills for managing emotions and behaviour, and to reduce symptoms of anxiety and depression. We are looking for...

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Traffic Advisory: September 4, Mackay Drive-FR

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Posted: September 1, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Access on Mackay Drive in front of Joy Kidd Residence will be restricted in the afternoon of Tuesday, September 4 from 3:50 p.m. to 4:20 p.m. to facilitate the academic procession as it moves from the Mackay Promenade (grassy area downhill from the Student Union Building) to the Richard J. CURRIE CENTER for Commencement. Vehicles are encouraged to use Dineen Drive during this time. We apologize...

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UNB English Language Programme Fall Course Offerings-FR

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Posted: September 1, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The UNB English Language Programme offers a variety of formats to students whose first language is not English. The following formats are available to students of all proficiency levels, beginner to advanced: The Intensive English Term Format (September 6 - December 7, 2018) is academic in nature and is an excellent choice for students who wish to upgrade their English for university study....

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UNBF wireless issues now resolved-FR

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Posted: September 1, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


ITS is happy to report the recent issues with wireless (Wi-Fi) on the UNB Fredericton campus are now resolved. Students, faculty and staff should now be able to connect to eduroam, UNB's new Wi-Fi, within all buildings on campus. To connect to eduroam, enter your: "UNBloginID@unb.ca" (ex: jdoe@unb.ca) - don't forget the "@unb.ca"; and UNB password Note: Depending on your device, additional...

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