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Fall 2020 CR/NCR Online Request Form

Office of the Registrar (Fredericton Campus)

Posted: December 21, 2020 11:02:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Fall 2020 CR/NCR Online Request Form A new online form has been created to support student CR/NCR requests. Students wishing to submit CR/NCR requests for Fall 2020 term courses can do so online (https://es.unb.ca/forms/cr-ncr-request/). Please note that a single form for Fall 2020 courses should be submitted, when possible. The deadline to submit Fall 2020 CR/NCR requests is Friday, January 8,...

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Student Union Building - Holiday Closure

Matthew Theriault

Posted: December 21, 2020 11:01:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Please be advised that the SUB will be closing on Wednesday, December 23, 2020, at 5pm. Regular hours will resume on Monday, January 4, 2021. Happy Holidays from everyone at the SUB office. Category: News and Notices Article Contact Information Contact: Matthew Theriault Email Address: Matthew.Theriault@unb.ca

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UNB Centre for Musical Arts brings you seasonal music selections

Yunjia Dai

Posted: December 21, 2020 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Season’s greetings from all of us at the UNB Centre for Musical Arts! We've prepared something special for our music friends this year. Starting Dec. 21, we're going to be posting seasonal music selections on Facebook for a "12-day Christmas Celebration". Enjoy a musical treat every day during the holiday break! We're starting with “An English Choral Melody” performed by the...

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Multi-factor Authentication (MFA) is just around the corner

IT Service Desk

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

Category: News and Notices


If you haven’t already done so, don’t forget to pre-register for MFA* before the holidays - it will make your transition easier plus, if you need help during registration, you’ll be able to contact the IT Service Desk or your Level 1 right away. Instructions: go.unb.ca/mfa-register (login required) Already registered? Learn more about what to expect when MFA is turned on at...

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LPN-BN Pathway program for licensed practical nurses adds 24 seats

Communications

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

Category: News and Notices


The Province of New Brunswick is providing funding to help licensed practical nurses (LPNs) apply directly to the bachelor of nursing program on the UNB Fredericton campus with the addition of 24 academic seats. This is a direct result of the New Brunswick Nursing Resource Strategy and will double the capacity of the program to 48. Read the full story. Category: News and Notices Article Contact...

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Speaker Series Online with William Stanley

Nandi Kaul

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

Category: News and Notices


UNB Alumni William Stanley (BScEE'62), co-founder of Fundy Cable and Atlantic Hydrogen, talks about innovations in the cable industry and climate change in the 10th episode of the Faculty of Management Speaker Series Online.  Watch the full episode on YouTube. William Stanley is a pioneer in the Canadian cable industry, with 36 years of cable television communications experience, including...

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Latest issue of Alumni News is online

Alumni Office

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

Category: News and Notices


Read about some of our health heroes, the impact our researchers are making, UNB's response to the pandemic and more is this issue of Alumni News, now in a new web format. Check it out.  Category: News and Notices Article Contact Information Contact: Alumni Office Email Address: alumni@unb.ca

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New leadership for the Canadian Rivers Institute: Dr. Michelle Gray appointed director in July

UNB Research

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

Category: News and Notices


Earlier this year, Dr. Michelle Gray officially assumed the role of director of the Canadian Rivers Institute (CRI), a network of 22 scientists at 14 institutions across Canada and internationally housed here at UNB. “Dr. Gray reflects CRI’s commitment to strong, innovative research, to using science for the good of all, and to inspiring and educating future experts,” said Dr....

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Renaissance College Holiday Closure

Jessica Bourque

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

Category: News and Notices


Renaissance College administrative offices will close for the holiday on Monday, December 21st and will re-open on Monday, January 4th. Thank you and happy holidays! Category: News and Notices Article Contact Information Contact: Jessica Bourque Email Address: Jessica.Bourque@unb.ca

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UNB Student Union Welcome Center, Holiday Hours

Karen Miner

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

Category: News and Notices


The Student Union Welcome Center will close at noon on Friday, December 18th, and will re-open on January 6, 2021.  We would like to wish everyone a safe and Happy Holiday. Category: News and Notices Article Contact Information Contact: Karen Miner Email Address: kminer@unb.ca

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CETL Offers Diploma in University Teaching Program - Winter Session

Nancy Fitzpatrick

Posted: December 15, 2020 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The Centre for Enhanced Teaching & Learning is pleased to be offering the Diploma of University Teaching (DUT) program starting in January 2021. As in previous sessions, we will use virtual face-to-face classes using "Zoom" video conferencing.  We feel confident that you will learn everything you would learn in the traditional DUT, with the extra benefit of becoming familiar with a...

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

Nancy Fitzpatrick

Posted: December 14, 2020 11:01:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


There is still time! 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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There is still time to register for the Certificate in Applied Behaviour Analysis information session!

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: December 14, 2020 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


If you have a keen interest in Psychology, want to work with individuals with complex behaviour needs, or your future plans include becoming a Board Certified Assistant Behaviour Analyst (BCaBA®), this program is for you. On December 17, the UNB College of Extended Learning is hosting a free information session about the online Certificate in Applied Behaviour Analysis program.  Join...

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Student Accounts January Office Hours

Richelle Corey

Posted: December 11, 2020 11:02:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Student Accounts on the Fredericton campus, located in the IUC Physics Building, will be open in January on reduced hours beginning Monday, January 11, 2021. Monday, January 11th – 9:00–12:30 Wednesday, January 13th – 9:00–12:30 Friday, January 15th 9:00–4:00 Tuesday, January 19th – 9:00-12:30 Wednesday, January 20th – 9:00-4:00   There is a...

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There is still time to pre-register for multi-factor authentication (MFA)

IT Service Desk

Posted: December 11, 2020 11:01:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Before you’re off for the holidays, don’t forget to pre-register for MFA* - it will make your transition easier plus, if you need help during registration, you’ll be able to contact the IT Service Desk or your Level 1 right away. Instructions: go.unb.ca/mfa-register (login required) *Starting January 5, 2021, multi-factor authentication (MFA) will be required...

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Winter parking lot plowing changes for Fredericton campus

Capital Planning & Operations

Posted: December 11, 2020 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Capital Planning & Operations Fredericton campus wishes to advise of changes to plowing for winter 2020/21.   Due to the reduced number of vehicles on campus portions of some parking lots will not be plowed.  The map indicating the changes can be found here. Signage will be posted. If you have any questions please contact work control at 1 (506) 453-4889 or fm@unb.ca.  ...

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UNB going smoke-free on Sept. 1, 2022

UNB Communications

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

Category: News and Notices


As part of our commitment to advancing health and societal wellbeing through research, teaching and community service, the University aims to promote a healthy and safe environment to the community and on its campuses. UNB’s commitment extends to the health and wellbeing of students, staff and faculty, and the communities we serve. For the past three years, UNB has been carefully...

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There is still time to Give the Gift of Learning this holiday season!

Shawna Kirkbride

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

Category: News and Notices


Wrap up your holiday shopping with a unique and meaningful gift from CEL.  That’s right!  Contact us today and you can cross that hard-to-buy-for person off your list with an online Leisure Learning class.   From writing to yoga, Spanish to photography, or knitting to drawing, you can gift an experience that will make your special someone’s 2021 a year...

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Student Drop-In Session - COVID/Holidays

Communications office

Posted: December 8, 2020 11:10:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Have questions about what the COVID-19 guidelines are in NB, wondering about self-isolation??  Are you confused about when classes start in January?   If you answer yes to these questions you should plan to attend a virtual student drop-in session being held on Dec. 10 at 12:30 pm. As we prepare for the holiday season, and to spend time with our friends and families,...

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Before you're off for the holidays pre-register for multi-factor authentication (MFA)

IT Service Desk

Posted: December 8, 2020 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Pre-register for MFA* before the holidays to make your transition easier plus, if you need help during registration, you’ll be able to contact your Level 1 or the IT Service Desk right away. It only takes 5-10 minutes to register. Instructions: go.unb.ca/mfa-register (login required) *Starting January 5, 2021, multi-factor authentication (MFA) will be required to access all UNB Microsoft...

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Leeeeeet's GET STUFF DONE!

Matthew MacLean

Posted: December 8, 2020 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: Athletics Recreation and Wellness


It's almost the end of term! We just have to get through final papers, projects and exams! No big deal! But, hey, you don't have to work alone! One of the best ways to get work done is in a supportive community! And, this is where we (and you!) come in! Matt MacLean, Mental Health Strategist, and Janice Gange, Learning Strategists are here to help you GET STUFF DONE! That's TWO STRATEGISTS for...

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Countdown to the new MyUNB

Isil Flynn

Posted: December 7, 2020 11:01:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


It's exciting to think that a year from now we'll have a new, modern intranet in place. We look forward to delivering to you an easy to use, mobile-friendly interface that brings together the services you currently access to eServices, InsideUNB and the myUNB portal to one place and also connects you to our UNB administrative and service departments in the M365 environment. The new MyUNB...

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Attend the Virtual Energia Ventures Demo Day

Jade Alex-Ander Yhap

Posted: December 7, 2020 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Energia has adapted to the difficult times that we find ourselves today and moved our 3-month intensive accelerator completely online. This was not without challenges, but the cohort of Five Talented Startups from around the world in the Cleantech, Greentech, and Energy Sectors, were able to attend and make significant progress with their businesses.  This year’s cohort was...

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UNB English Language Programme Winter Course Offerings

Christopher Hudson-Brading

Posted: December 4, 2020 11:02:00 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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Dr. Florence T. Snodgrass Bursary for NB Students

Kelly E. Waugh

Posted: December 4, 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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Forestry Geology – Construction Advisory

Cynthia Jenkins

Posted: December 4, 2020 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Capital Planning & Operations, on the Fredericton Campus wishes to advise that the front stairwell of the Forestry Geology building will be closed for approximately two weeks to allow for construction upgrades.  Please use alternate stairways and entrances during this time. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Nathan Ward at Capital Planning & Operations by calling...

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Webinar - Government of Canada: Student Research in the Public Service

Anita Connolly

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

Category: Employment News


Date: Dec 7th, 2020 Time: 12 PM - 1 PM Did you know some UNB students have summer or coop work terms in federal labs? Some even earn Master and Doctoral degrees with public servant mentors. Three local science-based departments will talk about research in the region and answer your questions. Dr. Alexa Alexandra-Trusiak, Environment and Climate Change Canada Christy Arseneau, Natural...

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Dr. Florence T. Snodgrass Bursary for NB Students

Kelly E. Waugh

Posted: December 3, 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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MusicUNB LIVE - Moving Images

Yunjia Dai

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

Category: News and Notices


MusicUNB Live - Moving Images (Sunday, Dec 6, 7:30pm) Online via YouTube Artists:Nadia Francavilla (violin), Carl Gionet (piano) & Philippe Léonard (media artist) Music, film, and video have been partners since the advent of moving pictures. More recently, musicians have exploited the visual medium as inspiration and collaboration. In this performance, our resident musician, Nadia...

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UNB Virtual Maritime Kitchen Party

UNB Communications

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

Category: News and Notices


Friday afternoon is the perfect time to relax, unwind and join us for a Virtual Maritime Kitchen Party. Everyone is welcome to join the fun! The event is hosted by UNB Fredericton Student Services for the UNB Fredericton community and musical guests will include: Wilfred Langmaid, Student Advocate, who has a long history of performing music in public, including in the...

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Who wants a chance to win a free gift card from Amazon?

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: December 2, 2020 11:02:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


If you’ve ever enrolled in a course or program through the UNB College of Extended Learning, we want to hear from you!  We are gathering student success stories and would love to hear your thoughts about your learning experience!   Until January 8, 2021, share your story and we’ll enter your name into a draw to win a $100 gift card from Amazon!  If that...

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Canadian Campus Wellbeing Survey

Matthew MacLean

Posted: December 2, 2020 11:01:00 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!” from UNB (oia@unb.ca). This e-mail contains details inviting you to participate in the Canadian Campus Wellbeing Survey (CCWS). Please check your e-mail for more information. If you have questions regarding this e-mail and survey, you may...

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Interdisciplinary Health Case Competition

Sarah Ann Balcom

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

Category: News and Notices


UNB’s first Health Case Competition will take place in mid-January, 2021, and will provide undergraduate students the opportunity to solve New Brunswick’s health care challenges. This interdisciplinary competition will allow participants to develop an awareness of the interconnectedness that exists between disciplines and the real world application of knowledge. The...

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Strategic Vision: UNB Toward 2030

UNB Communications

Posted: December 1, 2020 11:06:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Over the past nine months, the UNB community has risen to unprecedented challenges, shown courage, and embraced change, exemplifying the spirit of the university’s new strategic vision, UNB Toward 2030.      Yesterday, we shared this bold new vision with our community and partners. If you haven’t already, we encourage you to watch this video, which...

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211 New Brunswick

UNB Communications

Posted: December 1, 2020 11:04:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Help starts here.  As the province navigates the second wave of COVID-19, people who need support are often unsure where to turn. Whether it is help obtaining food, mental health support or other non-emergency programs and services in the community, residents are advised to dial 2-1-1. 211 is a free, bilingual, confidential resource to help New Brunswickers navigate the network of...

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Send Holiday Greetings to the UNB Community

Carly Jenkins

Posted: December 1, 2020 11:03:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


This year, many of us will be celebrating the holidays differently than we ever have before. But no matter how different these holidays may be, we hope they will still be a time of rest, rejuvenation and joy, no matter where you find yourself.   Although we are not able to celebrate as we...

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Certificate in Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA) Information Session

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: December 1, 2020 11:02:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The University of New Brunswick’s online Certificate in Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA) program is designed to produce proficient, compassionate, committed, and ethical mid-level practitioners and consultants. Join us on December 17 for a free information session that will include an overview of the program, how to apply, a Q&A period, and more.  The one-hour session begins at 2 pm...

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BEd 10-month Program Information Session

Kim Landine

Posted: December 1, 2020 11:01:00 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 Wednesday, December 2 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: Kim Landine Email...

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Dr. Florence T. Snodgrass Bursary for NB Students

Kelly E. Waugh

Posted: December 1, 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...

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Student Abroad - Go Global Update and Program Overview

Dave Andrews

Posted: December 1, 2020 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


UNB Student Abroad Go Global 2021-22 Information Session  Updates and Important information, Programming options, Choosing your program, etc. Please join us next week virtually on Teams  December 7 at 7pm  OR December 8 at 11am Category: News and Notices Article Contact Information Contact: Dave Andrews Email Address: dandrews@unb.ca

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