My UNB Students News (Fredericton)

There is still time to register for winter term courses

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: November 30, 2020 11:07:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Make 2021 the year you pursue your creative interests, advance your career, or work on your degree! Download the winter schedule or visit the UNB Timetable to explore all available learning options. You can choose from a wide variety of online credit courses, like these: ECE 2214 - Digital Logic Design  ECE 2215 - Digital Logic Design Laboratory ED 3114 - Introduction to Workplace Learning...

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New Brunswick Public Health Measures

UNB Communications

Posted: November 30, 2020 11:06:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


We acknowledge and understand recent COVID-19 developments are causing concern for members in our community. We must be diligent in following New Brunswick Public Health measures and requirements to reduce the risk of spread and maintain a healthy and safe environment.   We have a responsibility to keep each other and our community safe by taking simple actions including:  Wear...

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NB travel and COVID public advisory for Nova Scotia

UNB Communications

Posted: November 30, 2020 11:05:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


We strongly encourage you not to travel outside of New Brunswick. Effective as midnight on Nov. 26, people travelling into New Brunswick, including all of the Atlantic provinces, are required to self-isolate for 14 days and you must register your travel into New Brunswick.     Travelling outside of New Brunswick may affect in-person course work as self-isolation requirements mean...

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Health and wellness supports available

UNB Communications

Posted: November 30, 2020 11:04:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


It's okay if you feel more anxious than usual, this is a stressful time for you, for your family and for your roommates. It is natural to worry and feel anxiety during stressful situations.  If you are feeling overwhelmed, there are supports available to you. Please reach out if you are feeling anxiety about recent developments: UNB Fredericton Counselling Services offers free,...

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Celebrating our Proudly UNB Award recipients!

Alumni Office

Posted: November 30, 2020 11:03:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


While the 2020 Proudly UNB Alumni Awards were not able to be celebrated in person this year, we are celebrating the honourees through a week of digital recognition.  The seven award winners are outstanding and truly deserving of this celebration - they represent UNB well with their commitment to their fields, to their communities and to our institution. They are leaders in bettering...

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Multi-factor authentication required for UNB M365 services starting Jan. 5

IT Service Desk

Posted: November 30, 2020 11:03:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Starting January 5, 2021, multi-factor authentication (MFA) will be required to access all UNB Microsoft 365 (M365) services like email, Teams, OneDrive and SharePoint.  ACTION REQUIRED:  Pre-register* your account before Jan. 5 to make your transition to MFA easier. It will take 5-10 minutes to complete. Instructions: go.unb.ca/mfa-register  *Pre-registering your account gets...

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BEd 10-month Program Information Session

Kimberly Landine

Posted: November 30, 2020 11:02:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Thinking about pursuing an education degree after your undergrad?  Begin your journey as a great educator here at UNB Fredericton.  Join us for a virtual information drop-in session on Tuesday December 2nd at 6:30-7:30pm.  To access the Zoom link please email Kim at klandine@unb.ca. See you there!   Category: News and Notices Article Contact Information Contact: Kimberly...

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

Nancy Fitzpatrick

Posted: November 30, 2020 11:01:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Do you know excellent teachers? 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 excellent teachers get the recognition they deserve! At this time, nominations can be...

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Dr. Florence T. Snodgrass Bursary for NB Students

Kelly E. Waugh

Posted: November 30, 2020 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: Financial Aid


Undergraduate students that are full-time at UNB for the academic year 2020-2021 and meet the eligibility criteria MAY qualify for the Dr. Florence T. Snodgrass Bursary for New Brunswick Students (awards up to $2,000.00). For the application and complete details on the program, please refer to...

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RBC Virtual Lunch and Learn: Abby Pond

Jade Alex-Ander Yhap

Posted: November 30, 2020 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The J Herbert Smith Centre for Technology Management & Entrepreneurship is pleased to welcome Abby Pond, Chief Executive Officer of Queen of Cups Lingerie. Abby Pond is the founder and CEO of Queen of Cups Lingerie Inc., launched in 2016. She builds custom-fit lingerie for people that are as individual as the products she makes. She is a passionate community builder- one of the founders of...

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New Brunswick Alert Levels

UNB Communications

Posted: November 26, 2020 11:05:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


With the situation changing daily, there are many updates on the potential health risk to our community being issued.  We encourage you to stay informed on the phases of recovery and the current public health alert level.  To learn more about the alert level and health measures, visit frequently asked questions. Under the orange level, face masks must be worn at all times in public...

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UNB Virtual Maritime Kitchen Party

UNB Communications

Posted: November 26, 2020 11:04:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


UNB Fredericton Student Services is hosting a Virtual Maritime Kitchen Party for the UNB Fredericton community!  The event will be held on Microsoft Teams and everyone is invited to relax, unwind and join the fun.   Musical guests will include: Wilfred Langmaid, Student Advocate, who has a long history of performing music in public, including in the classes he teaches. Mike...

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Canadian Campus Wellbeing Survey

Matthew MacLean

Posted: November 26, 2020 11:03:00 AM AST

Category: Athletics Recreation and Wellness


All UNB Fredericton and Saint-John undergraduate and graduate students should have received an e-mail titled “UNB wants to hear from you!” dated November 23, 2020 from the sender “University of New Brunswick (oia@unb.ca)”. This e-mail contains details inviting you to participate in the Canadian Campus Wellbeing Survey (CCWS). Please check this e-mail for more...

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Dr. Florence T. Snodgrass Bursary for NB Students

Kelly E. Waugh

Posted: November 26, 2020 11:02:00 AM AST

Category: Financial Aid


Undergraduate students that are full-time at UNB for the academic year 2020-2021 and meet the eligibility criteria MAY qualify for the Dr. Florence T. Snodgrass Bursary for New Brunswick Students (awards up to $2,000.00). For the application and complete details on the program, please refer...

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JDI Roundtable Forum Webinar Series: “Manufacturing Technological Maturity, ” Nov. 27, 2 p.m.

JDI Roundtable on Manufacturing Competitiveness in New Brunswick

Posted: November 26, 2020 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


How are the province's manufacturers doing in their drive towards Industry 4.0? Join Herb Emery and Martin Davis for a first look at data describing the maturity of our province's manufacturers in this third instalment of the JDI Roundtable Forum Webinar Series. The presenters will lead a discussion about opportunities for improving manufacturing competitiveness based on data from a survey...

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Changes to the Atlantic bubble

UNB Communications

Posted: November 25, 2020 11:08:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


We’ve been working closely with federal, provincial and local health authorities and we are committed to keeping our community informed. Prince Edward Island and Newfoundland and Labrador have recently announced changes to the Atlantic bubble.  Avoid non-essential travel.   All travellers entering Prince Edward Island and Newfoundland and Labrador are required to...

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COVID-19 Exposure Notifications

UNB Communications

Posted: November 25, 2020 11:06:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The health, well-being and safety of our students, staff and faculty is our primary concern. With COVID-19 cases and public exposures on the rise in our province, it is vital that we do our part to minimize and limit the potential spread of COVID-19 across our campuses and within our community.  New Brunswick Public Health has absolute authority in this matter.  When a person is...

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4-Person Study Stations Now Available in the SUB

Becky Sullivan

Posted: November 25, 2020 11:05:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


We can now accommodate up to 4 people at one study station.  To reserve your Study Station, simply email studyinthesub@unb.ca, wait for the auto-response and follow the steps in the link provided. We look forward to seeing you.   Category: News and Notices Article Contact Information Contact: Becky Sullivan Email Address: bsulliva@unb.ca

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Dr. Florence T. Snodgrass Bursary for NB Students

Kelly E. Waugh

Posted: November 25, 2020 11:04:00 AM AST

Category: Financial Aid


Undergraduate students that are full-time at UNB for the academic year 2020-2021 and meet the eligibility criteria MAY qualify for the Dr. Florence T. Snodgrass Bursary for New Brunswick Students (awards up to $2,000.00). For the application and complete details on the program please refer...

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Looking for a unique & meaningful gift to give this holiday season?

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: November 25, 2020 11:03:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Give the Gift of Learning! This year, gift that special someone an experience with an online class from UNB’s lineup of Leisure Learning courses.   With our wide variety of topics, we just may have something for everyone on your list: • Arts & Crafts • Culture • Health & Wellness • Languages • Lifestyle • Photography • Writing &...

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Live Talk on Nov 30: "Bubble Boy" - What a Mental Performance Coach Learned While Living in the Bubble with the Stanley Cup Champion Tampa Bay Lightning

Tabatha Armstrong

Posted: November 25, 2020 11:02:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Please join the UNB Fredericton Faculties of Arts and Kinesiology on Monday, Nov 30 at 4pm (Atlantic time) for a live presentation & conversation with Psychology faculty member Dr. Ryan Hamilton & Kinesiology faculty member Dr. David Scott. Join us via this link: https://tinyurl.com/y2xbbbj2 Dr. Hamilton recently spent 65 days in the NHL "Bubble" with the Stanley Cup Champion Tampa Bay...

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Kinesiology Graduate Colloquium Guest Speakers Meaghan Donahue Wies and Ken Morrison from The Canadian Sport Centre Atlantic

Leslie Harquail

Posted: November 25, 2020 11:01:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Friday, Nov. 27th at 10:30 a.m. Join Microsoft Teams Meeting Title:  Practical applications of research in a performance sport organization. Abstract:  Research and data play an important role in the innerworkings of any organization, and the Canadian Sport Centre Atlantic is no exception. The Centre is a not-for-profit organization that focuses on supporting athletes and coaches in...

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Magee House Temporary Playground Closure – Extended

Cynthia Jenkins

Posted: November 25, 2020 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Capital Planning & Operations on the Fredericton campus wishes to advise that the temporary playground closure at Magee House that started on Nov. 19, has been extended until further notice to allow for necessary ongoing work. Caution/flagging tape and signage will remain in place. If you have any concerns or questions, please contact Nathan Ward at Capital Planning & Operations at 506-453-4889...

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Get the new UNB App

IT Service Desk

Posted: November 24, 2020 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


A new UNB App (Ellucian GO) is now available for download. The UNB app gives you easy access to your class and exam schedules, grades, UNB news and events and more.  Start using the new UNB App now: Download the Ellucian GO app from the App Store (iOS) or Google Play (Android).  Search and select 'University of New Brunswick' from the list of available institutions.  Click the...

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Keep your academic goals on track with online credit courses!

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: November 23, 2020 11:04:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Need help completing your winter schedule?  Check out the wide selection of courses in our winter term schedule or visit the UNB Timetable for an up-to-date listing. Here are a few courses we don’t want you to miss: ECE 2214 - Digital Logic Design  ECE 2215 - Digital Logic Design Laboratory ED 3114 - Introduction to Workplace Learning ED 5157 - Adult Education and Community...

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Dr. Florence T. Snodgrass Bursary for NB Students

Kelly E. Waugh

Posted: November 23, 2020 11:02:00 AM AST

Category: Financial Aid


Undergraduate students that are full-time at UNB for the academic year 2020-2021 and meet the eligibility criteria MAY qualify for the Dr. Florence T. Snodgrass Bursary for New Brunswick Students (awards up to $2,000.00). For the application and complete details on the program, please refer to...

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Finding Your Inner Leader - Register today!

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: November 23, 2020 11:01:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


There is still time to register for this free webinar!   On November 26, join UNB instructor and consulting occupational health and safety professional, Glyn Jones, as he hosts Finding Your Inner Leader in the Midst of the Pandemic. In this one-hour webinar Glyn will discuss: • The key roles safety leaders play in driving positive change within organizations • The...

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RBC Virtual Lunch and Learn: Dr. Mahdi S. Hosseini

Jade Alex-Ander Yhap

Posted: November 23, 2020 7:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The J Herbert Smith Centre for Technology Management & Entrepreneurship is pleased to welcome Dr. Mahdi Hosseini to our Lunch & Learn Speaker Series, presented by RBC. Mahdi S. Hosseini is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering with a joint appointment at the Dr. J Herbert Smith Centre for Technology Management and Entrepreneurship. Dr. Hosseini...

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Webinar: Student and Graduate Recruitment Programs in Government of Canada

Anita Connolly

Posted: November 20, 2020 11:02:00 AM AST

Category: Employment News


The Public Service of Canada is the largest employer in the country, employing more than a quarter of a million employees in areas such as health, technology, administration, environment, law enforcement and more. Interested in knowing how you can make a difference to thousands of Canadians while having a career that lives up to your passion? The Public Service Commission of Canada (PSC) is...

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Family Violence Prevention Month Lunch and Learns - Final Week

Muriel McQueen Fergusson Centre for Family Violence Research

Posted: November 20, 2020 11:01:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The final week of Family Violence Prevention Month in New Brunswick is coming up, and the MMFC Online Lunch & Learns (via Zoom) continue this week in addressing a variety of topics related to Family Violence Prevention work and services in an effort to promote awareness, encourage engagement, and prompt dialogue.  Coming up this week, on  Tuesday, Nov. 24, from 12 - 1...

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Panel event: 50 years after the Royal Commission on the Status of Women

Tabatha Armstrong

Posted: November 20, 2020 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Please join us for a special online panel event on Monday, Nov. 23 at 4 p.m. (AST) reflecting on the 50 years that have passed since the Royal Commission on the Status of Women (RCSW). This event is co-hosted by the faculties of arts at UNB Fredericton and Saint John and will feature the following speakers: • Dr. Gillian Thompson, Professor Emerita of History, UNB Fredericton Talk title:...

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Gaming events to have fun and meet other students!

Matthew MacLean

Posted: November 19, 2020 11:04:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Want to get nerdy, play some games and meet some other cool folks? The UNB Esports Society in collaboration with UNB Student Services are hosting a series of fun gaming events: Don't be afraid to come alone, each event is hosted by a super nice moderator who will make sure you feel welcome! November 19: Among Us 7-10PM November 20: Jackbox Social Night 7-10PM November 21: League of Legends 1v1...

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Dr. Florence T. Snodgrass Bursary for NB Students

Kelly E. Waugh

Posted: November 19, 2020 11:03:00 AM AST

Category: Financial Aid


Undergraduate students that are full-time at UNB for the academic year 2020-2021 and meet the eligibility criteria MAY qualify for the Dr. Florence T. Snodgrass Bursary for New Brunswick (awards up to $2,000.00). For the application and complete details on the program, please refer to https://www.unb.ca/fredericton/studentservices/financial-aid/apply-for-bursaries.html DEADLINE: ...

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Webinar on New IB Certificate Program Available to Incoming B.Ed Students at UNBF

Alan M. Sears

Posted: November 19, 2020 11:02:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


On Monday, November 30, 2020, from 12:30-1:30 pm, the Faculty of Education at UNB Fredericton will host a public webinar on a new opportunity available to B.Ed students beginning in the fall term of 2021.  Students entering the 10-month B.Ed (School Years) program have the opportunity to apply to be included in a cohort to earn an International Baccalaureate (IB) Certificate in...

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UNB Hosts Online Panel Discussing Women’s History and Gender Inequality

Kathleen McLaughlin

Posted: November 19, 2020 11:01:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


UNB invites members of the community and media representatives to attend a special virtual panel event on the Royal Commission on the Status of Women (RCSW). The panel event will feature four experts on women’s history and gender equality: • Dr. Gillian Thompson, Professor Emerita of History, UNB Fredericton, Introduction: The RCSW in Fredericton • Dr. Gail Campbell,...

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Kinesiology Graduate Colloquium - Guests speaker - Kristi Allain, PhD

Leslie Harquail

Posted: November 19, 2020 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Kristi Allain, PhD., will present at the Kinesiology Graduate Colloquium entitled, Finding Pleasure in the Contradictions: Aging and Physical Activity, Beyond Neoliberal Pressures and Burdens of the State on Friday Nov. 20, from 10:30 - 11:50 a.m. http://Join Microsoft Teams Meeting Kristi Allain Biography: Kristi is a Canada Research Chair in Physical Culture and Social Life and an...

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Volunteers Needed

Jeremy Foss

Posted: November 19, 2020 11:00:00 AM AST

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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UNB English Language Programme Winter Course Offerings

Christopher Hudson-Brading

Posted: November 18, 2020 11:03:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The UNB English Language Programme offers a variety of formats to students whose first language is not English.  The following options, using a blend of virtual face-to-face classes and independent learning, are available to students of all proficiency levels - beginner to advanced: Intensive English for Academic Purposes (January 11 – April 15, 2021) is an excellent choice for...

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Free Webinar: Finding Your Inner Leader in the Midst of the Pandemic

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: November 18, 2020 11:02:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


UNB’s College of Extended Learning invites the UNB community to attend the free webinar, Finding Your Inner Leader in the Midst of the Pandemic. UNB Occupational Health and Safety instructor, Glyn Jones, will discuss: • The key roles safety leaders play in driving positive change within organizations • The foundational skills of safety leadership • How you can best...

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Join a Study on Transitions to Adult Healthcare for New Brunswick Youth/Young Adults with Complex Care Needs

Lillian MacNeill

Posted: November 18, 2020 11:01:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The Centre for Research in Integrated Care at the University of New Brunswick is currently recruiting participants for research to improve transitions from pediatric to adult healthcare for youth and young adults with complex care needs in our province. (Complex care needs can refer to health and/or social care needs that can come with or without an official diagnosis or...

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Bookstore Continuing Online Operations and now serving the Saint John Campus

Shelley Nowlan

Posted: November 18, 2020 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


With the closure of the brick and mortar store on the Saint John Campus all textbooks will now be showing on the Fredericton website www.unbshop.ca under textbooks, click enter courses and  under program select your campus. If your course says that materials are still being finalized, please click the notify me when button to be informed when a text has been selected. Textbooks...

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Magee House - Temporary Playground Closure

Cynthia Jenkins

Posted: November 18, 2020 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Capital Planning & Operations, on the Fredericton Campus wishes to advise of a temporary playground closure at Magee House, starting Thursday, November 19th and reopening on Tuesday, November 24th.   This closure is necessary to allow for ongoing work.  Caution/flagging tape and signage will be in place. If you have any concerns or questions, please contact Nathan Ward at Capital...

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Tell us your Success Story for a chance to win!

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: November 17, 2020 11:03:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Have you had a positive learning experience through the UNB College of Extended Learning?  If so, we would love to hear from you!   Your participation in a CEL course or program may have been to advance your career, pursue a new direction, earn a degree, or learn for the pure joy of it.  Whatever your reason for learning, we want to hear how the experience has made a...

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Winter term is coming!

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: November 17, 2020 11:02:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Don’t be disappointed!  Register early for the courses you need to complete your degree.  Take a term based online course or register for an open entry online course and start anytime. Here are just a few of the many courses available in the 2021 winter term: ECE 2214 - Digital Logic Design  ECE 2215 - Digital Logic Design Laboratory ED 3114 - Introduction to Workplace...

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Student Union Orientation Chair and Vice-Chair Positions Open

Gillian McLean

Posted: November 17, 2020 11:01:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Are you interested in taking your leadership skills to the next level? Do you love building community on campus? If you answered yes to these questions, then apply to be the next Student Union Orientation Chair or Vice-Chair. Applications are due on Wednesday, November 18 at midnight. Visit unbsu.ca/jobs to find out more about the positions and about how to apply.  Category: News and...

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Guest Lecture - Fluid Mechanics Research at DRDC Atlantic by Dr. Rob Doyle (20th November 2020)

Siddharth Raval

Posted: November 17, 2020 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Join the Department of Mechanical Engineering class ME3511 (Fluid Mechanics) for a guest lecture with Dr. Rob Doyle (DRDC) on 20th November 2020 between 10:30 AM - 11:20 PM. The lecture will take place virtually via MS Teams (link below) and is titled "Fluid Mechanics Research at DRDC Atlantic".  Link: Join via MS Teams  Abstract Defence Research & Development Canada (DRDC) is an...

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UNB Alumni Host Career Talks Online

Mary Duffley

Posted: November 17, 2020 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Current students are invited to join UNB alumni for an evening of advice and expertise, as the Alumni Office hosts its annual Career Talks events, live via Zoom. Saint John: Tuesday, Nov. 17, from 6:30-8 p.m. (AST) Fredericton: Wednesday, Nov. 18, from 6:30-8 p.m (AST) Students and alumni will sit in designated ‘break out rooms’ to discuss professional development related topics...

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50 Years after the Royal Commission on the Status of Women: Where do we stand now? A Special Panel Event

Tabatha Armstrong

Posted: November 16, 2020 11:01:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Please join us for a special online panel event on Nov. 23 at 4pm (Atlantic time) reflecting on the fifty years that have passed since the Royal Commission on the Status of Women (RCSW). This event is co-hosted by the Faculties of Arts at University of New Brunswick Fredericton and Saint John and will feature the following speakers: • Dr. Gillian Thompson, Professor Emerita of History,...

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You’re invited: “5G in Fredericton: The future is now” webinar on Nov. 17

UNB Communications

Posted: November 16, 2020 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Join Rogers and the Fredericton Innovation Partnership as they discuss 5G network technology, and how it will drive innovation and business transformation. Experts will discuss the evolution of 5G, the opportunity it creates, and the innovation it will foster in Fredericton. Date: Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2020 Time: 3:00 - 4:00 AST Register:...

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A Faculty of Education Panel Series Panel Questions: What are educators’ responsibilities in our climate emergency?

Catherine Foster

Posted: November 13, 2020 11:02:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


On Thursday November 19, the UNB Faculty of Education presents: Questioning Education: A Faculty of Education Panel Series Panel Questions: What are educators’ responsibilities in our climate emergency? Panel Question: What are educators' responsibilities in our climate emergency? The public is invited to UNB Fredericton on Thursday November 19 at 7:00 - 8:30pm for this free public...

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Family Violence Prevention Month Lunch and Learns

Muriel McQueen Fergusson Centre for Family Violence Research

Posted: November 13, 2020 11:02:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Family Violence Prevention Month in New Brunswick continues and so do the MMFC Online Lunch & Learns (via Zoom) addressing a variety of topics related to Family Violence Prevention work and services in an effort to promote awareness, encourage engagement, and prompt dialogue. Coming up this week, on Wednesday, Nov. 18, from 12 - 1 p.m., is "Domestic Violence: It’s Your Business - A...

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RBC Virtual Lunch and Learn: Alicia Sharp

Jade Alex-Ander Yhap

Posted: November 13, 2020 11:02:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The J Herbert Smith Centre for Technology Management & Entrepreneurship is pleased to welcome Alicia Sharp, CEO of Upfront Cosmetics to our Lunch & Learn Speaker Series, presented by RBC. We take an active, unbiased, and curious approach to everything we do. We do the research, so you won’t have to, and we’ll always make the truth of our creations accessible for your discovery and...

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Last chance to take advantage of our BOGO special on ABA Training for Families and Caregivers courses

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: November 13, 2020 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Do you know someone who would benefit from learning practical skills and techniques to help cope with a loved one’s challenging behaviours? This holiday season, you can make a difference by giving the gift of learning.  The Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA) Training for Families and Caregivers program includes a suite of introductory-level courses designed for parents, family members...

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UNB recognizes Remembrance Day

UNB Communications

Posted: November 10, 2020 11:01:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


For the eighth year in a row, UNB is recognizing the effect of war on students, faculty and staff. UNB Remembers, an event that is typically held each November on campus, brings the university community together to pause and reflect on the service and sacrifices that UNB members made in wartime and beyond. Due to the pandemic, this year’s event moves to an online format, running from Nov....

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UNB Special Bursary Program

Kelly E. Waugh

Posted: November 10, 2020 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: Financial Aid


Undergraduate students who are registered full-time at UNB and meet the eligibility criteria for the 2020-2021 academic year MAY qualify for the UNB Special Bursary Program (maximum award $1,000.00). For the application and complete details on the program, please refer to - https://www.unb.ca/fredericton/studentservices/financial-aid/apply-for-bursaries.html DEADLINE:  November 15th,...

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Now hiring: Campus Activities Coordinators

Student Services

Posted: November 9, 2020 11:03:00 AM AST

Category: Employment News


UNB Student Services is hiring one or two students who are passionate about UNB and want to foster a strong sense of campus community through student events. Campus Activities Coordinators will gain start-to-finish experience in event planning as they generate virtual and in-person program ideas; identify partnership opportunities; and plan, promote, and host events in consultation with the...

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Mental Health Treatment Preferences

Taylor MacKinley

Posted: November 9, 2020 11:02:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


MENTAL HEALTH TREATMENT PREFERENCES SURVEY Looking for UNB undergraduate and graduate students to participate in a ​30-minute online survey about mental health treatment.  We would love to hear from all students whether or not you have used mental health services before! TO FIND OUT MORE, CLICK...

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SUB Closed Wednesday, Nov. 11

Matthew Theriault

Posted: November 9, 2020 11:01:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Please be advised the Student Union Building will be closed on Remembrance Day - Nov. 11 Regular hours will resume on Thursday, Nov. 12 Category: News and Notices Article Contact Information Contact: Matthew Theriault Email Address: Matthew.Theriault@unb.ca

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The Fiddlehead Free Online Poetry and Prose Reading - November 25

Kelsey Hovey

Posted: November 9, 2020 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Over the final months of 2020 The Fiddlehead is hosting a series of free online readings featuring the writers whose work appears in the 75th anniversary issue. The fourth of these events will be happening on November 25 at 6:00 pm EST. The series highlights writers from across the country as we tour through the issue, beginning on the east coast and moving west. Join us in...

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The UNB Art Centre Presents Fredericton's Fibre Arts Network Online and In-person

Oliver Flecknell

Posted: November 9, 2020 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Fredericton’s Fibre Arts Network (FAN) will feature their latest group exhibit entitled Craft 2020: Reflections at the UNB Art Centre from November 1 – December 13, 2020.  As we adjust to the “new” normal, members of the public can view this exhibition that is installed in the gallery space by appointment on Sundays by signing up at...

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Reminder: Submit your Student Technology Fee ideas by Nov. 13

Student Technology Fee Committee

Posted: November 6, 2020 11:02:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The deadline to submit your ideas for the Student Technology Fee is Friday, Nov. 13. Have a say in how your tech fee is spent – submit your ideas today: email stf@unb.ca or use our online suggestion form.  The Student Technology Fee is a fee paid by every student attending UNBF that is used to improve information technology services for student use. You have probably benefited from...

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UNB Licence Plates

Alumni Office

Posted: November 6, 2020 11:01:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Be #ProudlyUNB wherever the road takes you! With front licence plates no longer required in NB, UNB's Associated Alumni now has #ProudlyUNB licence plates available for purchase, in support of the UNB Alumni Legacy Award.   Recipients of the award, like Laura Palmer, exemplify the #ProudlyUNB spirit on campus and in their communities. As faculty, staff, and alumni, your support matters...

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RBC Virtual Lunch and Learn: Michael Justason

Jade Alex-Ander Yhap

Posted: November 6, 2020 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The J. Herbert Smith Centre is excited to be hosting McMaster Assistant Professor, Michael Justason, on November 10th from 12:00 -12:50 PM.  Michael teaches courses in geotechnical engineering, engineering economics, communications, and senior design project courses. He is a graduate of McMaster in Civil Engineering and Management (’93) and a Masters in Engineering (’95)....

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Fall Convocation Ceremonies to be held November 7

Communications Office

Posted: November 5, 2020 11:04:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


UNB's Fall Convocation Ceremonies will be held on Saturday, Nov. 7 and all are invited to watch! The Fredericton campus's ceremonies are scheduled for 9 a.m., 11 a.m., 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. and can be viewed at either the Graduation website or on the UNB Fredericton Facebook page. The Saint John campus's ceremony is scheduled for 5 p.m. and can be viewed at either the Graduation website or on the...

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UNB Special Bursary Program

Kelly E. Waugh

Posted: November 5, 2020 11:02:00 AM AST

Category: Financial Aid


Undergraduate students who are registered full-time at UNB and meet the eligibility criteria for the 2020-2021 academic year MAY qualify for the UNB Special Bursary Program (maximum award $1,000.00). For the application and complete details on the program, please refer to - https://www.unb.ca/fredericton/studentservices/financial-aid/apply-for-bursaries.html DEADLINE:  November 15th,...

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Dr. Florence T. Snodgrass Bursary for NB Students

Kelly E. Waugh

Posted: November 5, 2020 11:01:00 AM AST

Category: Financial Aid


Undergraduate students that are full-time at UNB for the academic year 2020-2021 and meet the eligibility criteria MAY qualify for the Dr. Florence T. Snodgrass Bursary for New Brunswick Students (awards up to $2,000.00). For the application and complete details on the program, please refer to...

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Psychology Colloquium: Graduate Student Research Symposium

Jennifer Marie McWilliams

Posted: November 5, 2020 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


On Friday, November 13th, the University of New Brunswick's Department of Psychology will be hosting a Graduate Student Research Symposium! We have four wonderful Psychology graduate students who will be with us to present their respective research activities. The colloquium will take place at 10:00 am via Microsoft Teams. All are welcome to attend! Please click "HERE" to join!   Danie...

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

Nancy Fitzpatrick

Posted: November 4, 2020 11:08:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Do you know excellent teachers? 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 excellent teachers get the recognition they deserve! At this time, nominations can be...

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Join the UNB Co-Curricular Program today

UNB Co-Curricular Program

Posted: November 4, 2020 11:06:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The Co-Curricular Program (CCP) will enhance your degree and help you gain valuable personal and professional experience across six themes: Career Development, Global & Cultural Awareness, Personal Development, Leadership & Entrepreneurship, Civic/Social Responsibility, Proudly UNB. Co-curricular activities are an extension of your formal learning and contribute to your overall life experience....

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Join the Virtual Cafe today!

Virtual Cafe

Posted: November 4, 2020 11:05:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Introducing the Virtual Cafe! We encourage you to practice social distancing and stay at home to keep safe, but don't forget to log on, plugin, and engage with one another remotely. Take a break from social media, online classes, assignments and deadlines to join UNB Student Services and other departments for a variety of fun and interactive virtual activities on Microsoft...

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UNBF Volunteer Fair Online

UNBF Volunteer Fair

Posted: November 4, 2020 11:04:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Are you looking to boost your resume and gain experience volunteering in the community? Visit the UNBF Volunteer Fair today. There are a variety of not-for-profit organizations that need your help on a one-time and longer term basis. In person and virtual experiences are available.  Category: News and Notices Article Contact Information Contact: UNBF Volunteer Fair Email...

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UNB Student Union Welcome Center

Karen Miner

Posted: November 4, 2020 11:03:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The UNB Student Union Welcome Center will be closed November 9th - 13th. Category: News and Notices Article Contact Information Contact: Karen Miner Email Address: kminer@unb.ca

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Reminder: UNB Chosen Name and Gender Identity Policy Consultation Sessions on Nov. 5

UNB Communications

Posted: November 4, 2020 11:01:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


We encourage all members of our community to participate in one of two consultation sessions being held to provide faculty, staff and students with the opportunity to ask questions and provide feedback about UNB’s proposed Chosen Name and Gender Identity Policy.  The draft policy outlines a process for students, faculty and staff to operate within the University using a chosen...

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Family Violence Prevention Month Lunch and Learns

Muriel McQueen Fergusson Centre for Family Violence Research

Posted: November 3, 2020 11:02:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


November 1st marked the start of Family Violence Prevention Month here in New Brunswick. Over the month of November, in partnership with researchers, collaborators, and stakeholders, the Muriel McQueen Fergusson Centre for Family Violence Research will be hosting a series of Online Lunch & Learns (via Zoom) around a variety of topics related to Family Violence Prevention work and...

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Marshall d'Avery Water Shut Down

Carol Anne Booker

Posted: November 3, 2020 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Capital Planning & Operations wishes to advise that the water at Marshall d'Avery will be shut off on Wednesday, November 4th from 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. to allow for repairs. If you have any questions or concerns please contact Capital Planning & Operations at 453-4889 or fm@unb.ca.   Category: News and Notices Article Contact Information Contact: Carol Anne Booker Email Address:...

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Mourning the passing of UNB student Aidan Burbank

UNB Communications

Posted: November 2, 2020 11:09:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Please join me in offering condolences to family and friends of UNB student Aidan Joseph Burbank, who passed away on Oct. 15, 2020. He was 21. Born in Richmond Hill, ON, Aidan was a second-year student in the faculty of forestry and environmental management who loved archeology and history.  Many of Aidan’s family and friends will remember him as a gifted musician who was...

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Reminder: UNBF flu immunization clinics this week

UNB Communications

Posted: November 2, 2020 11:08:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The University of New Brunswick Fredericton will be hosting a series of publicly funded immunization clinics for the 2020-2021 influenza season.  There is no cost for the vaccine, and it is available for all faculty, staff, students and their families. Please call the UNB Student Health Centre at 453-4837 to book an appointment. There will also be a limited number of drop-in appointments...

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How to Apply to Federal Jobs

Hilary Marks

Posted: November 2, 2020 11:07:00 AM AST

Category: Employment News


Online Event hosted by UNBF Career Development and Employment Centre UNB students and alumni are invited to take part in a webinar session on How to Apply for Federal Jobs as part of a Government of Canada employment information series. • Are you interested in learning more about federal jobs? • Are you looking for summer or co-op positions? • Have you recently graduated or...

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Dr. Florence T. Snodgrass Bursary for NB Students

Kelly E. Waugh

Posted: November 2, 2020 11:06:00 AM AST

Category: Financial Aid


Undergraduate students that are full-time at UNB for the academic year 2020-2021 and meet the eligibility criteria MAY qualify for the Dr. Florence T. Snodgrass Bursary for New Brunswick Students (awards up to $2,000.00). For the application and complete details on the program, please refer to...

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UNB Special Bursary Program

Kelly E. Waugh

Posted: November 2, 2020 11:06:00 AM AST

Category: Financial Aid


Undergraduate students who are registered full-time at UNB and meet the eligibility criteria for the 2020-2021 academic year MAY qualify for the UNB Special Bursary Program (maximum award $1,000.00). For the application and complete details on the program, please refer to - https://www.unb.ca/fredericton/studentservices/financial-aid/apply-for-bursaries.html DEADLINE:  November 15th,...

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Join the UNB Co-Curricular Program today

UNB Co-Curricular Program

Posted: November 2, 2020 11:05:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The Co-Curricular Program (CCP) will enhance your degree and help you gain valuable personal and professional experience across six themes: Career Development, Global & Cultural Awareness, Personal Development, Leadership & Entrepreneurship, Civic/Social Responsibility, Proudly UNB. Co-curricular activities are an extension of your formal learning and contribute to your overall life experience....

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Join the Virtual Cafe today!

Virtual Cafe

Posted: November 2, 2020 11:04:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Introducing the Virtual Cafe! We encourage you to practice social distancing and stay at home to keep safe, but don't forget to log on, plugin, and engage with one another remotely. Take a break from social media, online classes, assignments and deadlines to join UNB Student Services and other departments for a variety of fun and interactive virtual activities on Microsoft...

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UNBF Volunteer Fair Online

UNBF Volunteer Fair

Posted: November 2, 2020 11:03:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Are you looking to boost your resume and gain experience volunteering in the community? Visit the UNBF Volunteer Fair today. There are a variety of not-for-profit organizations that need your help on a one-time and longer term basis. In-person and virtual experiences are available.  Category: News and Notices Article Contact Information Contact: UNBF Volunteer Fair Email...

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Reminder: UNB Chosen Name and Gender Identity Policy Consultation Sessions on Nov. 3 and 5

UNB Communications

Posted: November 2, 2020 11:01:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


We encourage all members of our community to participate in one of two consultation sessions being held to provide faculty, staff and students with the opportunity to ask questions and provide feedback about UNB’s proposed Chosen Name and Gender Identity Policy.  The draft policy outlines a process for students, faculty and staff to operate within the University using a chosen...

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UNB Alumni Host Career Talks Online

Mary Duffley

Posted: November 2, 2020 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Saint John: Tuesday, Nov. 17, 6:30-8 p.m. (AST) Fredericton: Wednesday, Nov. 18, 6:30-8 p.m (AST) Current students are invited to join UNB alumni for an evening of advice and expertise, as the Alumni Office hosts its annual Career Talks events, live via Zoom. Students and alumni will sit in designated ‘break out rooms’ to discuss professional development related topics that include:...

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You are invited: UNB and Parks Canada make a first-ever research announcement on Nov. 5

Jeremy Elder-Jubelin

Posted: November 2, 2020 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Please join us on Thursday, Nov. 5 at 1 pm for a special announcement from UNB and Parks Canada. This announcement will celebrate a research partnership between the two organizations, and will include remarks and information as well as a question and answer session that will be of particular interest to students studying or working in coastal biology and ecology. The event will be held on...

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