My UNB Students News (Fredericton)

Reminder: Mi'kmaq Treaty Day online event at UNB

UNB Communications

Posted: September 30, 2020 11:04:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


In honour of Mi’kmaq Treaty Day on Oct. 1, UNB and the Mi’kmaq-Wolastoqey Centre will be hosting an online event via Microsoft Teams from 6 to 8 p.m. This is one of the first events to initiate the president-sponsored series that elevates Indigenous and Black voices. Mi’kmaq Treaty Day commemorates the key role of treaties in the relationship between the...

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Travel requirements during COVID-19

UNB Communications

Posted: September 30, 2020 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The fall 2020 term is well underway and all of us are adapting to our new environment. The health and safety of the UNB community continues to be our top priority as Thanksgiving weekend and the fall reading week are quickly approaching. This is typically a time when we travel to spend time with family and friends, however, this year is far from typical.     It is important to...

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Sir Howard Douglas Award - Application now open!

Gabriel Campbell Elder-Gomes

Posted: September 30, 2020 11:01:00 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 2021 Sir Howard Douglas Scholars!...

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Research Study: Nursing Student Participants Needed!

Karen Ursel

Posted: September 30, 2020 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


“LIVING ON THE EDGE” ~ UNDERSTANDING YOUR TEACHING-LEARNING JOURNEY… I am looking for nursing students who are willingly to share an experience of living on the edge in a teaching-learning situation. Are you 19 years of age or older? This is an opportunity to participate in a nursing research study which will contribute to the shaping of teaching-learning experiences in...

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Observing Orange Shirt Day at UNB

UNB Communications

Posted: September 29, 2020 11:05:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


On Wednesday, Sept. 30, every member of the UNB community is being encouraged to wear their orange shirt in honour of Orange Shirt Day. This annual event grew out of Phyllis' story, a survivor who was six when she had her orange shirt taken away from her the first day she was in Mission Residential School. Orange Shirt Day compels everyone to be reflective and commemorate the...

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First-Year Student Survey - Share Your Feedback

Sara Rothman

Posted: September 29, 2020 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The annual First-Year Student Survey is now underway.  New students should have received an email with a link to participate.    We want to know about your experience while choosing a university and starting your studies at UNB.  Your feedback will help us to ensure that our recruitment materials and events and orientation programming (like SOAR and Fall Orientation) are...

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Important dates in October

Communications Office

Posted: September 29, 2020 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


All students should be aware of the following dates: October 12 – Thanksgiving Day – University holiday – no classes. October 23 – Last day to withdraw from Fall Term courses with prorated refund. Category: News and Notices Article Contact Information Contact: Communications Office Email Address: talktous@unb.ca

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Observing Orange Shirt Day and Mi'kmaq Treaty Day at UNB

UNB Communications

Posted: September 28, 2020 11:05:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


On Wednesday, Sept. 30, and Thursday, Oct. 1, UNB’s community will be observing Orange Shirt Day and Mi’kmaq Treaty Day. On Sept. 30, every member of the UNB community is being encouraged to wear their orange shirt in honour of Orange Shirt Day. This annual event grew out of Phyllis' story, a survivor who was six when she had her orange shirt taken away from her the first day...

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Speaker Series Online with Terry Malley

Nandi Kaul

Posted: September 28, 2020 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


In this episode Terry Malley (BA'81), President and CEO of Malley Industries Inc, talks about the "Freedom and satisfaction in growing your own business". Watch the full episode here Born and raised in Moncton, NB, Terry holds Masters Degree in Organizational Management from Crandall University, a Bachelor of Arts Degree from the University of New Brunswick, a Masters Certificate in Project...

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Speaker Series Online with Anne-Marie Gammon

Nandi Kaul

Posted: September 28, 2020 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


In this episode Anne-Marie Gammon (BBA'83) talks about "building a sustainable career". Born and raised in Penobsquis, N.B., Anne-Marie, MBA, FCPA, FCMA is the inaugural President & Chief Executive Officer of CPA Atlantic School of Business. Watch the full episode here Bringing over 25 years of senior financial management experience within diverse industries including education, real...

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Recruiting participants with elevated blood sugar levels

Travis Hrubeniuk

Posted: September 28, 2020 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Are you concerned about your glucose level or living with Type 2 diabetes? Do you want to become more active? UNB Fredericton’s CELLAB in the Faculty of Kinesiology is looking for participants, age 19+, who have been diagnosed with prediabetes or Type 2 diabetes to take part in the Exercise with Diabetes study. Participation includes a free fitness assessment and a free seven month...

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Road to Resilience - Online Group for Students

Tanya Jones

Posted: September 25, 2020 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


UNB Counselling Services is offering our Road to Resilience Group online for the Fall 2020 Term.  This will be offered on Wednesdays from 1:30-2:30 pm starting October 7th. This group will be open to students experiencing a range of common difficulties such as anxiety, depression, stress and interpersonal challenges. The group will operate from a strength-based lens with a focus on...

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UNB becomes first Canadian university to offer phone services through Microsoft Teams

Nicki Violette

Posted: September 24, 2020 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Faculty and staff at the University of New Brunswick now have full access to their office phone services when working remotely or on campus following the successful migration of UNB’s phone system to Microsoft Teams on Aug. 27. UNB is the first Canadian university to move to a Voice-over-IP (VoIP) phone system run entirely through Teams, a Microsoft app known best for its video meeting,...

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Sir Howard Douglas Award - Application now open!

Gabriel Campbell Elder-Gomes

Posted: September 23, 2020 11:02:00 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 2021 Sir Howard Douglas Scholars!...

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Student Accounts Office Hours

Richelle Corey

Posted: September 23, 2020 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The Student Accounts office will be open Tuesday, September 29th from 9:00am - 12:30pm and Wednesday, September 30th from 12:30pm - 4:00pm.  After this time, the office will be closed for in person transactions. Please see below for contact information: Payment Plans or Extensions - finserv@unb.ca Student Loan Paperwork - studentloan@unb.ca Special Statements and Letter Requests -...

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Graduate Student Volunteers Needed For Peer-Based Support

Matthew MacLean

Posted: September 23, 2020 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Athletics Recreation and Wellness


Would you like to contribute to a supportive and safe community for graduate students at the University of New Brunswick? The UNB School of Graduate Studies and UNB Counselling Services are collaborating to offer a new peer-led graduate student support program for graduate students at both campuses. The program consists of ongoing meetings led by a pair of trained peer moderators drawn from the...

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Fall Convocation moving to virtual-only ceremonies

Communications Office

Posted: September 22, 2020 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Dear Students, As we have learned over the past six months, life with COVID-19 is nothing if not unpredictable. At UNB, it has taught us that creativity and adaptability are essential. In planning Fall Convocation our top priority has always been to provide UNB’s Class of 2020 with a graduation experience to celebrate and recognize all that our students have accomplished. After a great...

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Tertulia – Tom Beckley on Wendell Berry

Tracy Glynn

Posted: September 22, 2020 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Our first tertulia this fall features Tom Beckley on the American writer, environmentalist and cultural critic Wendell Berry this Wednesday, Sept. 23 at 7:00pm (ADT) on Zoom.  Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/228397161933521/ Join online: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81648496876?pwd=UlJpMVh5alptZ1JibzJFSVh3bWxEZz09 Join by phone:  +15873281099 or +16473744685 Meeting ID: 816...

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COVID Alert app now available in NB

UNB Communications

Posted: September 21, 2020 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


COVID Alert is a secure, reliable and user-friendly app that is an additional tool to help limit the spread of COVID-19. The more people who use it, the more effective it will be in helping to protect each other and our communities. The app is available for free download through the Apple or Google Play app stores.  About COVID Alert app: Along with physical distancing, wearing a mask...

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Register now to watch The Summer Institute Demo Day 2020

Jade Alex-Ander Yhap

Posted: September 21, 2020 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Whether you have been following our progress all along or have yet to meet our entrepreneurs, we welcome you to the Summer Institute community. After three months of thoughtful design, prototyping, and business development, the cohort will share their stories of achievement and officially launch their new ventures. Join us to celebrate the hard work and vision of New Brunswick’s latest...

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MusicUNB LIVE - Bach to Benny Goodman

Yunjia Dai

Posted: September 21, 2020 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


MusicUNB Livestream Concert - Bach to Benny Goodman Wednesday, Sept. 23, 2020 at 7:30 p.m. LIVE through YouTube Artists: Michael Bridge (accordion, piano) & Kornel Wolak (clarinet) Kornel Wolak (clarinet) and Michael Bridge (digital accordion) are an internationally acclaimed duo, pushing the limits of their instruments and musical styles into the 21st Century. With deft virtuosity, and endless...

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UNB alumni recognized by Atlantic Business Magazine’s 2020 Top 50 CEO Awards

Natasha Rego

Posted: September 21, 2020 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The Atlantic Business Magazine’s 2020 Top 50 CEO Awards recently recognized seven UNB alumni.    Crown Corporation or Post-Secondary Institution Dr. Gaëtan Thomas (BScE’82, DSc’18): President & CEO, NB Power, Fredericton, N.B.   For-Profit with 1-250 Employees Lydia Bugden (LLB’91): CEO & Managing Partner, Stewart...

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Student Employment Opportunities – apply now! (Work-Study 2020-2021)

Hilary Marks

Posted: September 18, 2020 11:03:00 AM ADT

Category: Employment News


The Work-Study program at UNB Fredericton campus is a subsidized work program designed to assist financially needy student with the high costs associated with post-secondary study.  The program provides students with an opportunity to gain valuable career-related skills/experience in an on-campus, part-time employment situation.  Work-Study is completed in collaboration with career...

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Academic Accommodations and other Support for Fredericton Students With Disabilities

Kelley Bird

Posted: September 18, 2020 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The Student Accessibility Centre (SAC) on the Fredericton campus is committed to facilitating an inclusive learning environment for students with disabilities and works collaboratively with students, faculty, and staff to realize this commitment.  The SAC provides a variety of  services to students with disabilities including: Supporting instructional, classroom, and...

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UNB Work-Study – Is now open

Hilary Marks

Posted: September 17, 2020 11:04:00 AM ADT

Category: Employment News


The Work-Study program at UNB Fredericton campus is a subsidized work program designed to assist financially needy student with the high costs associated with post-secondary study.  The program provides students with an opportunity to gain valuable career-related skills/experience in an on-campus, part-time employment situation.  Work-Study is completed in collaboration with career...

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The SUB is Open & Back in Business

Becky Sullivan

Posted: September 17, 2020 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Subtowne is offering 20% off on all Herschel backpacks and accessories until September 30. SUB Styles is open and taking appointments.  To schedule your hair cut please call 452-6900 Stop by the Campus Convenience shop for all your convenience store needs.  They're open from 8am - 5pm Monday to Friday.   Tim Hortons is open and is now offering dine-in seating.   Category:...

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UNB Centre for Musical Arts Presents MusicUNB 2020 Fall LIVESTREAM Concerts

Yunjia Dai

Posted: September 17, 2020 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


UNB Centre for Musical Arts Presents MusicUNB 2020 Fall LIVESTREAM Concerts MusicUNB 2020 Fall Season is going LIVE! MusicUNB is excited to continue the proud tradition of bringing music to the university and the broader community. As always, MusicUNB has an interesting array of concerts for you as well as our 2nd Contemporary Music Festival. The only thing different this season is that you...

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NSTP call for applications 2021-2022

Heather Major

Posted: September 17, 2020 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Financial Aid


Polar Knowledge Canada's Northern Scientific Training Program (NSTP) has released their call for applications for the 2021-2022 year. For more information and to apply please use the following link: https://nstp-pfsn.smapply.io Applications must be received by November 10th, 2020. Best, Heather Major Chair, UNB Northern Studies Committee   Category: Financial Aid Article Contact...

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UNB Work-Study – Is now open

Hilary Marks

Posted: September 15, 2020 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The Work-Study program at UNB Fredericton campus is a subsidized work program designed to assist financially needy student with the high costs associated with post-secondary study.  The program provides students with an opportunity to gain valuable career-related skills/experience in an on-campus, part-time employment situation.  Work-Study is completed in collaboration with career...

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Individual Student Study Stations in the SUB

Becky Sullivan

Posted: September 15, 2020 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


If you find yourself on campus and are in need of a place to study, we have individual student study stations available in the Cafeteria, the Atrium and the Blue Lounge. For more information or to book your table - simply email studyinthesub@unb.ca. Category: News and Notices Article Contact Information Contact: Becky Sullivan Email Address: bsulliva@unb.ca

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UNB is here for you

Communications Office

Posted: September 14, 2020 11:05:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


In recent weeks, we have provided updates on what to expect when you return to campus. We understand that preparing for fall term is a stressful time. We understand that healthy bodies and minds are the foundation for student success at university. There are a number of resources available to anyone who requires support during the transition back to university life. If you are feeling...

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Sir Howard Douglas Award - Application now open!

Gabriel Campbell Elder-Gomes

Posted: September 14, 2020 11:04:00 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 2021 Sir Howard Douglas Scholars!...

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Last chance to register for the FASD Intervention Support Certificate Program

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: September 14, 2020 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Deadline to register is September 25. Time is running out to register for UNB’s FASD Intervention Support Certificate Program.  Remember, this program is completely online so you can study at your own pace, at your convenience!  If you’d like to increase your knowledge and ability to affect change and improve services for individuals living with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum...

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Smile Cookies are back at Tim Hortons!

Becky Sullivan

Posted: September 14, 2020 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Smile Cookie Week Sept. 14 - 18 When you buy a Smile Cookie for $1.00 - your full $1.00 goes to support your local food bank! Stop by today and pick up your Smile Cookie. Category: News and Notices Article Contact Information Contact: Becky Sullivan Email Address: bsulliva@unb.ca

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Recruiting participants with elevated blood sugar levels

Travis Hrubeniuk

Posted: September 14, 2020 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Are you concerned about your glucose level or living with Type 2 diabetes? Do you want to become more active? UNB Fredericton’s CELLAB in the Faculty of Kinesiology is looking for participants, age 19+, who have been diagnosed with prediabetes or Type 2 diabetes to take part in the Exercise with Diabetes study. Participation includes a free fitness assessment and a free seven month...

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UNB PhD student to become specialized population analyst

Angie Deveau

Posted: September 14, 2020 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


A PhD candidate from the University of New Brunswick’s Fredericton campus has been selected as a trainee for the Consortium on Analytics for Data-Driven Decision-Making (CAnD3) Program: Developing Talent for Population Analytics in Aging Societies. Spurred by the fact that the population of Canada is aging at an unprecedented rate, CAnD3 is the first Canadian multidisciplinary...

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Supreme Court of Canada Justice Thomas Cromwell to Judge 58th Harrison Shield

Ed Bowes

Posted: September 11, 2020 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The 58th edition of UNB Law’s in-house moot will be like no other in the law school’s history. In addition to the Chief Justice of the Court of Queen’s Bench, The Hon. Tracey DeWare (LLB ’94) and The Hon. Madame Justice Kathleen Quigg (LLB ’89) of the New Brunswick Court of Appeal, former Supreme Court Justice Thomas Cromwell has agreed to help judge this...

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Online Webinar: Does Liberalism Need Christianity?

Alan M. Sears

Posted: September 11, 2020 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Does Liberalism Need Christianity? An online webinar delivered by Dr. Tom Bateman, Professor of Political Science at St. Thomas University. Thursday, October 8, 2020, 7-8 p.m. Liberalism owes a great debt to Christianity, having grown out of Christian theological ideas and moral commitments.  The talk will explore whether liberalism therefore may not be intelligible or sustainable outside...

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The full schedule for APAC 2020 is now available!

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: September 11, 2020 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Atlantic Provinces Autism Conference (APAC) 2020 November 5, 2020 Start planning your virtual conference journey! The full schedule of concurrent sessions -- complete with descriptions and presenter information -- is now available. Here are highlights of what your registration at the Atlantic Provinces Autism Conference includes: • A full day of access to experts in the areas of Autism...

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UNB Work-Study – Is now open

Hilary Marks

Posted: September 10, 2020 11:03:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


UNB Work-Study – Is now open The Work-Study program at UNB Fredericton campus is a subsidized work program designed to assist financially needy student with the high costs associated with post-secondary study.  The program provides students with an opportunity to gain valuable career-related skills/experience in an on-campus, part-time employment situation.  Work-Study is...

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UNB senior leadership update

UNB Communications

Posted: September 10, 2020 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Bob Skillen, UNB’s Vice-President Advancement, has decided to retire on Dec. 4 of this year.  Bob has been the inaugural Vice-President Advancement at UNB, after serving as Director of UNB’s Alumni Association. His responsibilities as Vice-President Advancement include a number of very important externally facing activities for UNB, including alumni relations,...

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UNB English Language Programme Tuesday night course

Christopher Hudson-Brading

Posted: September 10, 2020 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Academic English as a Second Language evening courses provide ongoing language support to full-time undergraduate and graduate students.  These credit courses are designed to provide continued language enhancement for students whose first language is not English.  Undergraduate courses (AESL 1011, 2011), a graduate course (AESL 6021) and non-credit offerings (CELP 1001, CELP 1003) are...

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Partial Road Closure on MacKay Drive by BMO Centre

Cynthia Jenkins

Posted: September 10, 2020 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Capital Planning & Operations, Fredericton Campus wishes to advise that there will be a partial road closure on MacKay Drive starting on Monday, September 14th until approximately Thursday, September 17th, weather permitting.  Signage and barricades will be in place, as well as a Flagger to direct traffic. This partial road closure is necessary to allow for essential construction upgrades...

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Signage

Communications Office

Posted: September 10, 2020 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


To ensure physical distancing, we will direct traffic through our buildings by using directional signage on doors, walls and floors. Always remember to look for markings denoting the traffic flow and follow these directions. Signage will be posted on elevators denoting the maximum occupancy and/or temporary closures unless there is a need for use. To maintain the safety of students, faculty and...

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COVID-19 Student Safety Orientation

UNB Communications

Posted: September 9, 2020 11:03:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


To understand the new safety procedures implemented on campus, all students returning to UNB are required to complete a COVID-19 student safety orientation before returning to campus. The safety orientation provides important information on New Brunswick Public Health requirements and UNB guidelines to maintaining a safe environment for the UNB community.   We take the health and...

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Study spaces and food services on campus

UNB Communications

Posted: September 9, 2020 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Keeping our UNB community safe is a shared responsibility. We will rely on each other to maintain a healthy community by taking simple actions such as physical distancing, wearing face coverings, frequent hand washing, staying home when sick and covering coughs and sneezes. Study spaces Bookable study spaces that adhere to physically distancing guidelines have been set up on campus. Wi-fi is...

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Location tracking at UNB Fredericton

UNB Communications

Posted: September 9, 2020 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


UNB is committed to ensuring the health and safety of our faculty and staff.  Although we have made great progress in reopening our campuses, there are additional necessary steps we need to take to keep each other safe as we work together to reduce the risk of COVID-19 cases in our community.  UNB will collect location information for the purposes of supporting New Brunswick Public...

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Tim Hortons is Open!

Becky Sullivan

Posted: September 9, 2020 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Tim Hortons has reopened!   Due to the designated Enter/Exit doors & the directional movement through all buildings, you may find the quickest route is to either enter the SUB using the Pacey Drive entrance or by using the Cellar Landing entrance (northwest entrance). Hours of operation: Monday - Friday 7:30am - 3:00pm We look forward to seeing you!   Category: News and...

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Academic success at UNB Fredericton

UNB Communications

Posted: September 8, 2020 11:10:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Whether you’re studying by ADM or taking in-person classes this semester, UNB ITS created a list of IT services, tools and information to get you IT-ready this fall, including how to download MS Office for free and how to sync all your files on OneDrive.    Study strategies, time management skills and self-discipline will help you succeed in a blended learning environment....

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You’re Invited to UNBF Commencement 2020

Sara Rothman

Posted: September 8, 2020 11:09:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


All members of the UNB Fredericton community are invited to Commencement on Wednesday, September 9.  This annual ceremony is our opportunity to officially welcome new students to UNB and celebrate their entry into higher education.   Commencement will include messages from our President, Vice-President Academic, Piluwitahasuwin, and a welcome from the Student...

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Important dates in the month of September

Communications Office

Posted: September 8, 2020 11:07:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


UNB's Academic Calendar contains important dates of which students should be aware.  Those in the month of September include: Wednesday, Sept 9 - Start of classes for both campuses (not including Law and the 11-month BEd). Monday, Sept. 14 - Last day for payment of University tuition and fees. Friday, Sept. 18 - Last day for adding Fall Term and full-year courses. Fall term and full-year...

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New safety measures on campus

UNB Communications

Posted: September 8, 2020 11:06:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


UNB takes the health and safety of our community very seriously. We continue to work with New Brunswick Public Health and WorkSafeNB to ensure UNB’s reopening is managed and phased appropriately. Our goal is to protect the health and safety of our community while mitigating the risks of spreading the COVID-19 virus. The health and safety of the UNB community is...

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Spaces on campus - Classrooms and lecture halls

UNB Communications

Posted: September 8, 2020 11:05:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Keeping our UNB community safe is a shared responsibility. We will rely on each other to maintain a healthy community by taking simple actions such as physical distancing, wearing face coverings, frequent hand washing, staying home when sick and covering coughs and sneezes. Health and safety requirements Workspaces, lecture theatres, classrooms and kitchenettes that remain open for use will...

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Sir Howard Douglas Award - Application now open!

Gabriel Campbell Elder-Gomes

Posted: September 8, 2020 11:04:00 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 2021 Sir Howard Douglas Scholars!...

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New Leisure Learning Online Courses Staring Soon

Azza Seif-El-Nasr

Posted: September 8, 2020 11:03:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Great New Leisure Learning Online courses happening this fall!  Here's the link to check out our virtual Evening & Weekend Classes: https://www.unb.ca/cel/enrichment/leisure-learning/online/index.html   Category: News and Notices Article Contact Information Contact: Azza Seif-El-Nasr Email Address: Azza.S@unb.ca

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Engineering and Science Co-op Orientations: Undergraduate and Graduate Sessions

Catherine Wilson

Posted: September 8, 2020 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Engineering and Science Co-op Orientation Sessions Want to get a job in your field next summer (2021)? Give yourself an edge in the work world when you graduate.  Gain valuable work experience through co-op.   Attend ONE of the orientation sessions via Microsoft Teams (be sure to add to your calendar!) to learn more: UNDERGRADUATE SESSIONS: Tuesday September 15, 2020 at...

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Fire Drills

Kim Perry

Posted: September 8, 2020 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Instruction for: All occupants MUST evacuate the building immediately via the nearest exit when the fire alarm rings. Please familiarize yourself with In Case of Fire Procedures posted above all fire alarm pull boxes in hallways and with the Emergency Procedures Booklet posted on bulletin boards (also available from the Safety Office and on the web at...

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Would You Be Interested in Participating in a Study?

Melanie Richard

Posted: September 8, 2020 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Want to take part in a study about the use of cannabis by persons who want help with an eating disorder? No medical diagnosis is needed. To be eligible to participate in this study, you must be at least 19 years old, English speaking, a student at UNB or STU, living with an eating disorder for 6 months or more, and willing to participate in two individual interviews. The interviews will take...

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Community face masks at UNB Fredericton

UNB Communications

Posted: September 3, 2020 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Community face masks are required in the presence of others, in common areas and shared spaces. Everyone must maintain a 2-metre physical distance and properly wear a face mask in all indoor public spaces in UNB buildings including hallways, elevators, lobbies, classrooms. Why should I wear a face mask? Wearing a community face mask is an additional preventable health measure people can take to...

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The UNB Art Centre presents its first exhibit since the COVID-19 lockdown

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: September 3, 2020 8:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The UNB Art Centre presents Attending the Apocalypse by Jennifer Lee Wiebe and Janice Wright Cheney, an exhibit that was cancelled during the COVID-19 pandemic. While the exhibit was presented virtually, it will now actually be on view in the gallery spaces from Sept. 13 to Oct. 25, 2020. In keeping with COVID-19 requirements for physical distancing and contact tracing, the exhibit will be...

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Join us November 5 for the 2nd Annual Atlantic Provinces Autism Conference (APAC)

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: September 2, 2020 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


APAC 2020:  A Spectrum of Resources Great news!  The Atlantic Provinces Autism Conference is back – except this year, we’re bringing the conference to you!   With this special virtual edition of the conference, APAC 2020 offers a full day of informative and thought-provoking breakout sessions and keynote addresses by experts in the field of assessment, treatment,...

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COVID-19 research: Dr. Lloyd Waugh using 3D imaging to slow virus spread on construction sites

Jeremy Elder-Jubelin

Posted: September 2, 2020 8:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Around the world, researchers across all fields and disciplines are working to address the challenges, issues and implications of the 2019 novel coronavirus pandemic. Here at UNB, our own research community is part of that global movement. In the Department of Civil Engineering in Fredericton, Dr. Lloyd Waugh is leading one of thirteen projects funded by a joint, province-wide call. Working...

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Labour Day hours at URec

Colin Bowley

Posted: September 2, 2020 8:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Athletics Recreation and Wellness


URec will be open on Labour Day (Monday, Sept. 7) from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Members who would like to workout or swim at URec are reminded that bookings are required, either online or by phone at (506) 453-4579, prior to arrival. A full list of available workout and swim times can be found on our website. Booking a workout (or swim) time online using our member portal can be completed in just a...

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There is still time to register for a course this fall

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: September 1, 2020 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Download the fall schedule or visit the UNB Timetable and explore all available learning options. Choose from open entry or term based online credit courses. Featured courses: • CCS 3668/SOCI 3668 – Women and Nonviolence • ED 3113 – Communication Practices for Adult Education • ED 4012 - Diversity and Inclusion in Adult Learning • ECE 4133 –...

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Call for Online Nominations for the Dr. Allan P. Stuart Memorial Award for Excellence in Teaching

Nancy Fitzpatrick

Posted: September 1, 2020 8:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


There's still time! Do you know an excellent teacher? If so, nominate them for the Dr. Allan P. Stuart Memorial Award for Excellence in Teaching! Nomination forms are available online only at this time. The deadline for nominations is 10 days after exam period at end of term. Make sure your excellent teacher gets the recognition they deserve! At this time, nominations can be...

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Exercise Study Targeting Men

Courtni Ruth-Anne Soucy

Posted: September 1, 2020 8:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


UNB Fredericton’s CELLAB in the Faculty of Kinesiology is looking for male participants 19+, struggling to maintain a healthy body weight to take part in an exercise study. Participation includes a free fitness assessment and a free six-month exercise program with an exercise professional. We are working to get back after the COVID-19 shut down and are active again! Contact us to secure your...

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