My UNB Students News (Fredericton)

2021 Sexual Violence Research Conference -FR and SJ

Muriel McQueen Fergusson Centre for Family Violence Research

Posted: October 20, 2021 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The Muriel McQueen Fergusson Centre, in collaboration with Sexual Violence New Brunswick, Mount Allison University, Université de Moncton and the Government of New Brunswick, are hosting the 2021 Sexual Violence Research Conference (a bilingual virtual series of webinars) Happening over the course of three (3) days (November 1st, 2nd, and 5th) this is an amazing opportunity to tap...

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UNBSU Food makes accessing healthy and affordable food easier-FR

UNB Communications

Posted: October 20, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The University of New Brunswick's Student Union (UNBSU) is a student-run not-for-profit organization on the Fredericton campus that advocates for the needs of students. One of UNBSU's priorities is to offer solutions to all students experiencing food insecurity or looking for healthier and more sustainable options and they are doing so through their initiative, UNBSU Food. Through UNBSU Food,...

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Kinesiology Graduate Colloquium - Guest speaker Ryan Francis-FR and SJ

Leslie A Harquail

Posted: October 20, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Ryan Francis will present at the Kinesiology Graduate Colloquium entitled "An overview of Indigenous sport, recreation, and physical activity and its role towards healing and reconciliation", on Friday October 22nd at 10:30 a.m. to 11:50 a.m.  All are welcome, please contact Dr. Jonathon Edwards Jonathon.Edwards@unb.ca to request the Teams link. Participants in this session will gain a...

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How to Apply for Federal Jobs-FR and SJ

Anita Lynn Connolly

Posted: October 19, 2021 11:04:00 AM ADT

Category: Employment News


Join the Career Development and Employment Centre as we welcome representatives from the Federal Government for a discussion about Federal hiring programs. Session: How to Apply for Federal Jobs When: Oct 28, 2021 01:00 PM to 02:00 PM Registration: Available on ExperienceUNB (students must log in).  Spots are limited – register now! Link: Zoom link will be provided to registrants the...

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

Undergraduate Awards Office

Posted: October 19, 2021 11:03:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Non Nobis Solum: Not for Ourselves Alone. If you live by this motto, you may be one of the next Sir Howard Douglas Scholars… Sir Howard Douglas Award - Application now open! If you meet the following criteria, you could be one of the 2022 Sir Howard Douglas Scholars: involved in extracurricular/co-curricular activities, in year 3+ of an undergraduate degree program and made the Dean's...

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Wellness Support-FR

Sara Rothman

Posted: October 19, 2021 11:03:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


It's more important than ever that we spend time working on our mental health and well-being, and for many, the first step toward this is to share how we are feeling. We want to remind you of the student support services available at UNB Fredericton. If you are feeling overwhelmed, please reach out and contact UNB Fredericton Student Services for support options and more information on...

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NBMHP Book Series: Book Launch – JOIN US – FN-FR

Nancy Day

Posted: October 19, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Please join the Gregg Centre and author, Dianne Kelly, for an In-Person book launch featuring the new book, Asleep in the Deep - Nursing Sister Anna Stamers and the First World War.  The event will be held November 3, 2021 at the Provincial Archives of New Brunswick at 7pm.  This event is free and open to the public.  Books will be available for purchase. Category: News and...

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SilverFish Photography Collective - 20th Anniversary Exhibit-FR

Lori Patricia Quick

Posted: October 19, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The UNB Art Centre welcomes the public back to the galleries for the final exhibition of 2021 celebrating SilverFish Photography Collective's 20th anniversary.  AFTERIMAGE features photography, collage, mixed media and installation to explore perceptual reality and optical phenomenon. The SilverFish Photography Collective was formed in 2001 and founding members Karen Ruet...

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Financial Literacy Challenge-FR

Shashirekha Bhattiprolu

Posted: October 19, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


"You have got to tell your money what to do or it will leave," - Dave Ramsey. Financial literacy is as necessary as other fundamentals in life. As such, the UNB Finance Club is proud to introduce the "Financial Literacy Challenge," facilitated by StockTrak. This new program will provide an excellent opportunity for participants to use their creativity to enhance their financial well-being. We...

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UNB Go ENG Girl-FR

Grace Ashfield

Posted: October 19, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


UNB will host Go ENG Girl on November 20th, 2021 at Head Hall. Go ENG Girl offers girls in grades 7-12 the chance to learn more about engineering through a series of fun hands-on activities and exhibits. Female undergraduate students, professional engineers and professors take part in the day to share their stories of passion, inspiration, and success. If you have any friends or family...

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COVID-19 and Anti-Asian Racism Experiences: A Roundtable Discussion-FR and SJ

Hillary Nguyen

Posted: October 18, 2021 11:05:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Anti-Asian racism is intrinsically tied to the hate, systemic discrimination and racism experienced by many other racialized and marginalized communities. Since the onset on the pandemic, instances of anti-Asian prejudice and discrimination have become more prevalent. The impact of this violence has been felt in our communities and in our selves.  Join us virtually on Sunday, October...

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Sustainability Month Continues...-FR and SJ

Matt Bishop

Posted: October 18, 2021 11:03:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


UNB has a commitment to become a leader in sustainability while also building an engaged 'Sustainability' community. To highlight this UNB celebrates Sustainability Month in October. This weeks theme: Waste Reduction! Fredericton UNB Clothing Swap Drop Off! Fancy a new outfit and have lots of clothes you don't wear anymore? Don't Support Fast Fashion, Support your Community! On Tuesday 19th,...

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Reminder-Update: UNB research under new mandatory regulations -FR and SJ

Elizabeth Harrison

Posted: October 18, 2021 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Update: UNB research under new mandatory regulations    The Office of the Vice-President (Research) is updating its policy concerning in-person and field-based research.  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 approach is managed and phased appropriately. Research on UNB...

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Submit to The Fiddlehead Poetry Contest!-FR and SJ

Kelsey Hovey

Posted: October 18, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The Fiddlehead's 2021 Ralph Gustafson Poetry Contest is now open for submissions and we're excited to announce that Selina Boan, Matthew Gwathmey and Susan Musgrave are the talented poets who will be judging this year's entries! Submit your work for a chance to win the $2000 prize for best poem! Check out the contest submission guidelines for more...

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Academic Bike Challenge - Week 2 Update & A New Prize!-FR and SJ

Brad Nason

Posted: October 18, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Athletics Recreation and Wellness


The second week of the Academic Bike Challenge is complete! Thank you to the participants who have been putting in some great work! If you haven't signed up, or have not starting inputting your kilometers, it is not too late to get started as this event runs until October 31.  After Week 2, our top 3 riders by kilometers biked are: 1. DaveDeckerRidesAgain – 550 km 2. LimpLettuce...

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Cybersecurity Awareness Month: Week 3 – on your path to becoming cyber-aware -FR and SJ

IT Service Desk

Posted: October 15, 2021 11:04:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


We are halfway through Cybersecurity Awareness Month!  Join us for the last two weeks as we learn how to become more cyber-aware to protect our family, our colleagues/classmates and ourselves. What virtual sessions can I join this week? General cybersecurity awareness – Beauceron Credit Session (Oct. 19  – 1 hour): ...

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

Nancy Fitzpatrick

Posted: October 15, 2021 11:02:00 AM ADT

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. The deadline for nominations is 10 days after exam period at end of term. Make sure your excellent teacher gets the recognition they deserve! Nominations can be submitted online only. More details about this award...

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Lunch & Learn: Knowledge Transfer-FR and SJ

Abbey Fletcher

Posted: October 15, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


It takes on average 17 years for research to be translated into action (i.e., policy or practice). In this session, April English will dive into how researchers can help bridge that 17-year gap through Knowledge Transfer (KT) - the process involved in moving research (what we know) into action (what we do). Traditionally, KT involved sharing results through research papers - but KT is so much...

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Notice of Thesis Defence - Geodesy and Geomatics Engineering-FR

Lisa Valenta

Posted: October 15, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


NOTICE OF UNIVERSITY ORAL GEODESY AND GEOMATICS ENGINEERING Master of Science in Engineering René Richard Tuesday, October 19 @ 9am Virtual - email Lisa at l.valenta@unb.ca for a link Board of Examiners: Supervisors: Monica Wachowicz, Civil Eng., UNB / Geospatial Science at RMIT University, Melbourne Ian Church, Geodesy & Geomatics Eng. Examining Board: Bo Cao, Electrical and Computer Eng....

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Reformer Pilates Session II Registration-FR

Beth O'Donnell

Posted: October 14, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: Athletics Recreation and Wellness


UNB Recreation Services is pleased to share our up coming registration for Session II Programs will begin on Monday October 18, 2021 at 6am. Choose from a variety of Pilates Reformer classes including Reformer for Beginners, Reformer Sculpt and Reformer Flow.  A new 7 week session will begin November 1, 2021with new class times added in the evenings.  All classes take place in the...

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IUC Central Core Roof Replacement-FR

Carol Anne Booker

Posted: October 14, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Capital Planning & Operations wishes to advise that roof replacement work will commence at IUC Central Core on Monday, October 18, 2021. On Monday, October 18, 2021 a contractor will be setting up a material/equipment lay down area in the parking spaces along the north face of IUC Central Core (IUC Central Core side of Bailey Drive). This will require a closure of parking spaces at this...

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Kinesiology Graduate Colloquium - Guest speaker Gwyneth De Vries MD FRCSC-FR and SJ

Leslie A Harquail

Posted: October 14, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Gwyneth De Vries MD FRCSC will present at the Kinesiology Graduate Colloquium entitled, "Diversity in Canadian Medical Newsletters: A Content Analysis of Photographs: (A picture is definitely worth a thousand words)', on Friday, October 15, from 10:30 - 11:50 a.m. Dr. De Vries was born in Snow Lake Manitoba to Dutch immigrant parents and grew up in Nelson, British Columbia and competed...

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Nominate a distinguished UNB grad for a Proudly UNB Award-FR and SJ

Alumni Office

Posted: October 13, 2021 11:07:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Alumni of the University of New Brunswick are change-makers distinguishing themselves through outstanding service to their alma mater, their communities, province, or country, and beyond. The Proudly UNB Awards recognize these outstanding alumni and demonstrate our pride in their accomplishments. It's not too late to submit a nomination for the 2022 Proudly UNB Awards program. Nominate a...

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M365 Weekly Highlights: Mark a message as saved or unread in Teams-FR and SJ

IT Service Desk

Posted: October 13, 2021 11:05:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


M365 highlight of the week: Did you know you can save or mark a message as unread in Teams? Saving or marking a message as unread allows you to easily find the message later. You may want to save or mark a message as unread if it's important, needs follow up, or to reference at a later date. To save or mark a message as unread: Locate the message you would like to save or mark as unread Hover...

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APAC 2021 - Breakout Session Speakers-FR and SJ

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: October 13, 2021 11:04:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


We're very pleased to have so many presenters on the program to join us virtually for the Atlantic Provinces Autism Conference in November.  Day One Breakout Sessions - November 4, 2021 • Coaching School Teams to Success - Shelley McLean • Aging and Autism – Caroline Jose • Mental Health on the Spectrum - Aaron Bouma • Implementing Meaningful and Respectful...

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Accident/Near Miss Reporting-FR

Kim Perry

Posted: October 13, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Accident/Near Miss Reporting – When, Why and How (Legislated requirement)  If you are injured or nearly injured while at UNB, you must complete a UNB Accident Report Form within 24 hours (https://es.unb.ca/apps/accident-report/); and, if treatment is required (first aid inclusive or more) notify Security immediately at 506- 453-4830. Also, please note that WorkSafeNB must be...

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NSTP call for applications-FR and SJ

Heather L Major

Posted: October 13, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices, Financial Aid


Polar Knowledge Canada's Northern Scientific Training Program (NSTP) has released its call for applications for the 2022-2023 year. Funds from NSTP can be used to help cover the additional travel and living costs incurred working in the North. To be eligible for an NSTP award you must be a Canadian citizen or permanent resident enrolled in a Canadian university and a graduate or senior...

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Flu Clinics-FR

Keirsti Drost

Posted: October 12, 2021 11:08:00 AM ADT

Category: Athletics Recreation and Wellness


Influenza virus or 'the flu' is a common upper respiratory infection. It often starts with a headache, body aches, chills, and a cough or sore throat. You may also develop a fever, loss of appetite, fatigue, runny nose, and sneezing. The flu can lead to missed time from school or work. It is very contagious, but also preventable. The vaccine is now FREE. Now more than ever with the threat of...

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

Undergraduate Awards Office

Posted: October 12, 2021 11:05:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Non Nobis Solum: Not for Ourselves Alone. If you live by this motto, you may be one of the next Sir Howard Douglas Scholars… Sir Howard Douglas Award - Application now open! If you meet the following criteria, you could be one of the 2022 Sir Howard Douglas Scholars: involved in extracurricular/co-curricular activities, in year 3+ of an undergraduate degree program and made the Dean's...

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Last Chance for Registration: The Art and Science of Program Evaluation-FR and SJ

Abbey Fletcher

Posted: October 12, 2021 11:04:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Program Evaluation is broadly defined as a type of applied research that involves the systematic collection of characteristics and outcomes of a program or policy to measure intended and unintended effects and make improvements. Program evaluators use a toolbox of rigorous methods to generate evidence to determine whether or not a policy or program is effective and operating as intended. These...

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Cybersecurity Alert - Update your Apple (iOS) devices-FR and SJ

IT Service Desk

Posted: October 12, 2021 11:03:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Apple has released an update which includes an important security update for iOS devices (iPhone or iPad).  It is strongly recommended that you download and install the latest update as soon as possible to ensure the security of your device(s).   ACTION REQUIRED: Update your device(s)   On your device, go to 'Settings'  Tap...

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Student Union: Fall By-Election-FR

Niko Coady

Posted: October 12, 2021 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: Student Organizations


Nominations for the Student Union fall by-election are now open! There are executive, councillor, and student senator positions available. We would love to have you join the Student Union team, and it is a great opportunity to get involved on campus! Visit unbsu.ca/election for a list of open positions, job descriptions, and nomination forms. If you have any questions, please...

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Nursing Webinar - tomorrow!-FR and SJ

UNB Moncton - Faculty of Nursing

Posted: October 12, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Thinking about nursing as a career?  Did you know that UNB offers a 2-year BN program to those with previous university experience? Attend our webinar tomorrow for more information.  Register here today! Category: News and Notices Article Contact Information Contact: UNB Moncton - Faculty of Nursing Email Address: nursingmoncton@unb.ca

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Academic Bike Challenge - Week 1 Leaderboard-FR and SJ

Brad Nason

Posted: October 12, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Athletics Recreation and Wellness


The first full week of the Academic Bike Challenge is complete! Thank you to the participants who have been putting in some great work while the weather is still nice! If you haven't signed up, or have not starting inputting your kilometers, it is not too late to get started as this event runs until October 31.  After Week 1, our top 3 riders by kilometers biked are: 1....

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MusicUNB Free Noon-Hour Concert - Fall Flavours-FR

Yunjia Dai

Posted: October 12, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


MusicUNB - Fall Flavours Free noon-hour concert 12pm, Oct 20, 2021 Location: Memorial Hall, UNB Fredericton Featuring Natalia Lubimova (viola), Yunjia Dai (flute), and Thomas Gonder (piano) "I'm so glad I live in a world where there are Octobers" - L.M. Montgomery, Anne of Green Gables From Schubert to Bloch, Natalia, Yunjia and Thomas will present a program of "Fall Flavours" showcasing the...

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NBMHP Book Series: Book Launch – JOIN US – FN-FR

Nancy Day

Posted: October 12, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Please join the Gregg Centre and author, Dianne Kelly, for an in-person book launch featuring the new book, Asleep in the Deep - Nursing Sister Anna Stamers and the First World War.  The event will be held November 3, 2021 at the Provincial Archives of New Brunswick at 7pm.  This event is free and open to the public.  Books will be available for...

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Cybersecurity Awareness Month: Week 2 – on your path to becoming cyber-aware-FR and SJ

IT Service Desk

Posted: October 8, 2021 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The month of October is Cybersecurity Awareness Month. Join us each week as we learn how to become more cyber-aware to protect our family, our colleagues/classmates and ourselves. What virtual sessions can I join this week? General cybersecurity awareness – Beauceron Credit Course (Oct. 12 – 1 hour): New cyber-attacks and concerns are always coming our way.  We need to be...

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Nursing Webinar-FR and SJ

UNB Moncton - Faculty of Nursing

Posted: October 7, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Thinking about nursing as a career?  Did you know that UNB offers a 2-year BN program to those with previous university experience? Attend our upcoming webinar on Oct. 13, 2021 from 1130-1230 where you will meet some of the Moncton faculty and learn more about the program.  Register here today!  Category: News and Notices Article Contact Information Contact: UNB Moncton...

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UNBeknownst Episode 3: Pam Palmater (LLB'97) on activism, decolonization and how to make an impact on Indigenous Reconciliation-FR and SJ

UNB Alumni

Posted: October 7, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Pam Palmater (LLB'97) is an award-winning public speaker, author and social justice activist. She was one of the spokespeople and public educators for the Idle No More movement and continues to advocate alongside other social movements focusing on Indigenous rights, social justice and climate action. She is also a well-known media commentator and public speaker - considered one of...

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Fall WIPS - Works in Progress Session - Wed Oct 13 at 12noon-FR and SJ

Catherine Michelle Foster

Posted: October 7, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


WORKS IN PROGRESS SESSIONS (WIPS) are informal presentations given by Education graduate students, faculty and staff on their ideas and research. Each session has one 15-minute presentation followed by a discussion. LOCATION via Zoom. These sessions will not be recorded. If you would like to attend, please email JEN ROWETT, JEN.ROWETT@UNB.CA for the Zoom link & passcode. Wednesdays, 12 noon to...

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Financial Literacy Challenge-FR

Shashirekha Bhattiprolu

Posted: October 7, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Financial Literacy Challenge You have got to tell your money what to do or it will leave" - Dave Ramsey. Financial literacy is as necessary as other fundamentals in life. As such, the UNB Finance Club is proud to introduce the "Financial Literacy Challenge", facilitated by StockTrak. This new program will provide an excellent opportunity for participants to use their creativity to enhance...

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Update: UNB research under new mandatory regulations -FR and SJ

Elizabeth Harrison

Posted: October 7, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Update: UNB research under new mandatory regulations    The Office of the Vice-President (Research) is updating its policy concerning in-person and field-based research.  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 approach is managed and phased appropriately. Research on UNB...

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Cancellation of in-person Convocation ceremonies-FR and SJ

Communications Office

Posted: October 6, 2021 11:09:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The University has been monitoring the COVID-19 case count daily, and is disheartened by the numbers and shares the concerns of the wider New Brunswick community. We have been very much looking forward to celebrating graduates' academic achievements in person and have dedicated substantial efforts and resources in ensuring that the celebration was well planned, memorable and...

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New health measures at the SUB-FR

UNB Communications

Posted: October 6, 2021 11:07:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Effective immediately, only those who are in compliance with UNB's testing policy are permitted to sit at a table to eat and/or study in the Student Union Building. This includes the cafeteria, atrium or the Blue Lounge. You must be prepared to show proof of compliance at any time while in the SUB. Staff will be performing random spot checks of those sitting in the SUB and only those who are in...

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M365 Weekly Highlights: When to Use SharePoint, Teams and OneDrive-FR and SJ

IT Service Desk

Posted: October 6, 2021 11:04:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


M365 highlight of the week: Wondering whether you should store your files in MS Teams, SharePoint or OneDrive? Microsoft Teams, SharePoint and OneDrive are tools that let you easily store, share and work on files in real-time with others. So which tool do you use to store your files? Use SharePoint if you want to: Store and manage documents or other files Share information or files with a...

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A thank you to UNB alumni!-FR and SJ

UNB Alumni

Posted: October 6, 2021 11:03:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Over the last 18 months, UNB alumni have generously given back their time, treasure, knowledge, and experiences to support current students, fellow graduates, the UNB community and the mission of the Associated Alumni. As we head into the season of giving, THANK YOU for all that you've done and continue to do. Thank you for being #ProudlyUNB! Watch our message of appreciation. Category: News...

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Math Learning Centre Hiring-FR

Cindy Thomas

Posted: October 6, 2021 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: Employment News


The Math Learning Centre at UNB-Fredericton is hiring tutors for Mathematics and Statistics courses.  If you are interested, please send your resume to Mahin Salmani (msalmani@unb.ca).  The deadline for applying is Friday, October 22, 2021. Category: Employment News Article Contact Information Contact: Cindy Thomas Email Address: cthomas@unb.ca

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Physics Seminar - "Investigating the characteristics of Precipitable Water Vapor (PWV) over Arctic region"-FR

Penny Davenport

Posted: October 6, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Physics Department Seminar When: Thurs, Oct 7th, 2021 @ 1:15-2:15pm Location: Virtual - Microsoft Teams (contact physics@unb.ca for link) Speaker:  Ebtesam Gabr, UNB Physics Topic: "Investigating the characteristics of Precipitable Water Vapor (PWV) over Arctic region" "In recent decades the Arctic has been warming considerably faster than the global average in a phenomenon...

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UNB has the largest Occupational Health & Safety program in Canada.-FR and SJ

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: October 6, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


UNB's College of Extended Learning has a full lineup of online Occupational Health & Safety (OHS) training programs to suit your professional aspirations. Join us live on Oct. 27 for free information sessions about our OHS training programs and learn how the discipline of OHS can enhance your future employment prospects. Registration is free! Certificate in Occupational Health & Safety (COHS)...

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2021 Virtual Fall Career and Educational Options Fair-FR and SJ

Anita Lynn Connolly

Posted: October 5, 2021 11:06:00 AM ADT

Category: Employment News


The 2021 (Virtual) Fall career and educational options fair is on Thursday, October 7th, from 11 a.m. – 7 p.m.  Student registration is open until Thursday – secure your spot! This career fair provides an opportunity for employers and schools to recruit for continued education and full-time positions and meet with students from the University of New Brunswick (both Fredericton...

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Access to UNB Libraries-FR and SJ

UNB Communications

Posted: October 5, 2021 11:04:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


New measures are now in place at UNB Libraries that align with the mandatory order regulations. To ensure the health and safety of UNB students, faculty and staff, you must show proof that you are a member of the UNB community to enter any library on campus and to access in-person library services. UNB Libraries are closed to members of the broader community until further notice. Be prepared to...

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

Undergraduate Awards Office

Posted: October 5, 2021 11:03:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Non Nobis Solum: Not for Ourselves Alone. If you live by this motto, you may be one of the next Sir Howard Douglas Scholars… Sir Howard Douglas Award - Application now open! If you meet the following criteria, you could be one of the 2022 Sir Howard Douglas Scholars: involved in extracurricular/co-curricular activities, in year 3+ of an undergraduate degree program and made the Dean's...

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New Brunswick Military Heritage Project - Book Launch - Asleep in the Deep by Dianne Kelly-FR

Nancy Day

Posted: October 5, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


In Person Book Launch - Asleep in the Deep Nursing Sister Anna Stamers and the First World War - November 3, 2021 at 7:00p.m. at the Provincial Archives of New Brunswick - UNB Fredericton Campus   Category: News and Notices Article Contact Information Contact: Nancy Day Email Address: Nancy.Day@unb.ca

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UNB 2021-2022 Steam Heat -FR

Carol Anne Booker

Posted: October 5, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


UNB Capital Planning & Operations CHP and HVAC staff are now in the process of restoring steam services on campus with the goal to have heat restored to all buildings by the end of this week, October 8th.   The shoulder seasons present great challenges balancing user comfort, operational requirements and fluctuating external temperatures. Thank you for your patience as we continue to...

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Apply Now to Be a Tutor

Student Services

Posted: October 4, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: Employment News, News and Notices


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

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There is still time to register for this free webinar!-FR and SJ

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: October 4, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


On Oct. 7, join instructor and consulting occupational health and safety professional, Glyn Jones, as he hosts Moving Towards Integrated Worker Health as We Return to the New Normal. In this one-hour webinar, Glyn will discuss: • the four pillars required for a healthy workplace • the idea of integrating employee health programming alongside existing OHS programming • the role...

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Last chance to register for the Certificate in Applied Behaviour Analysis information session on Oct. 7!-FR and SJ

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: October 4, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


UNB's Certificate in Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA) program can prepare you to develop your professional repertoire or enter graduate programs.  In this free information session, you'll learn: • WHO should apply • WHAT the program and admissions requirements entail • WHEN to apply • WHERE this program can lead you in your career • WHY this program is so...

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UNBeknownst Podcast Episode 2: Jason Goldlist - Wealthsimple, Venue and an unusual path to tech entrepreneurship-FR and SJ

UNB Alumni

Posted: October 4, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


UNB Renaissance College grad Jason Goldlist (BPHIL'06) shares his insights on Wealthsimple, Venue and his unusual path to tech entrepreneurship in episode two of UNBeknownst, the #ProudlyUNB alumni podcast. Listen now and read the shownotes.   To listen to UNBeknownst and for more info on the podcast, the hosts and how to subscribe to be alerted to new episodes, visit...

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Welcome to UNB video-FR and SJ

UNB Communications

Posted: October 1, 2021 11:05:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


At the beginning of the year, community members across our university took some time to welcome our new students and provide words of wisdom. If you haven't yet, check out their messages. You'll hear from Dr. Paul J. Mazerolle, Dr. Petra Hauf and Dr. Kathy Wilson, as well as student leaders from both campuses. As we settle into the semester and our new routines on campus, remember that we're...

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

Undergraduate Awards Office

Posted: October 1, 2021 11:04:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Non Nobis Solum: Not for Ourselves Alone. If you live by this motto, you may be one of the next Sir Howard Douglas Scholars… Sir Howard Douglas Award - Application now open! If you meet the following criteria, you could be one of the 2022 Sir Howard Douglas Scholars: involved in extracurricular/co-curricular activities, in year 3+ of an undergraduate degree program and made the Dean's...

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Positive Mental Health Promotion and Peer Support Coordinator Job Opportunity-FR and SJ

Matthew MacLean

Posted: October 1, 2021 11:03:00 AM ADT

Category: Athletics Recreation and Wellness


Description The Positive Mental Health Promotion and Peer Support Team (PMHP&PST) Coordinator will plan and organize the activities of the PMHP&PST, including weekly recurring events, one-time outreach activities and social media campaigns. The position is responsible for volunteer recruitment, interviews, appreciation, training, and evaluation, as well as resource management, statistics, and...

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Cybersecurity Awareness Month: Week 1 - on your path to becoming cyber-aware-FR and SJ

IT Service Desk

Posted: October 1, 2021 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The month of October is Cybersecurity Awareness Month.  Join us each week as we learn how to become more cyber-aware to protect our family, our colleagues/classmates and ourselves. What virtual sessions can I join this week? General Cybersecurity awareness – Beauceron credit session (Oct. 5 – 1 hour): New cyber-attacks and concerns are always coming our way.  We need to...

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28th Muriel McQueen Fergusson Foundation Award presented to UNB Professor Emerita, Dr. Linda C. Neilson-FR and SJ

Muriel McQueen Fergusson Centre for Family Violence Research on behalf of The Fergusson Foundation

Posted: October 1, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The Fergusson Foundation was proud to present its 28th Muriel McQueen Fergusson Foundation Award to Dr. Linda C. Neilson, Professor Emerita at UNB and Research Fellow of the Muriel McQueen Fergusson Centre for Family Violence Research, during a ceremony at Government House on September 22, 2021.   Created in 1992 to recognize outstanding contributions toward...

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Get Stuff Done Club!-FR and SJ

Matthew MacLean

Posted: September 29, 2021 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: Athletics Recreation and Wellness


We're now a few weeks into the term and the work is starting to pile up! 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 Strategist) are here to help you GET STUFF DONE! That's TWO STRATEGISTS for the PRICE OF ONE! (Note: These...

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Positive Mental Health Promotion and Peer Support Coordinator Job Opportunity-FR and SJ

Matthew MacLean

Posted: September 29, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: Athletics Recreation and Wellness


Description The Positive Mental Health Promotion and Peer Support Team (PMHP&PST) Coordinator will plan and organize the activities of the PMHP&PST, including weekly recurring events, one-time outreach activities and social media campaigns. The position is responsible for volunteer recruitment, interviews, appreciation, training, and evaluation, as well as resource management, statistics, and...

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Sustainability Month 2021-FR and SJ

Matt Bishop

Posted: September 29, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Celebrate Sustainability this October! The University of New Brunswick has a commitment to lead sustainability across Canadian universities while building an engaged 'Sustainability' community. Therefore, every year the UNB celebrates Sustainability by hosting an annual Sustainability Week in October. This year, as issues surrounding sustainability become larger, so does UNB's celebration!...

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Reminder Early TimeEntry Cutoff - October 16, 2021-FR and SJ

Joanne Hodgson

Posted: September 29, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Due to the Thanksgiving holiday weekend, it is necessary for Payroll Services to change the TimeEntry cut-off dates for employee submission of hours and supervisor approval for the pay of October 16, 2021. Employee TimeEntry Cut-Off - Employees using TimeEntry timesheets must have all hours entered, and submitted to their supervisor for approval by midnight, Thursday, October 7,...

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

Undergraduate Awards Office

Posted: September 28, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Non Nobis Solum: Not for Ourselves Alone. If you live by this motto, you may be one of the next Sir Howard Douglas Scholars… Sir Howard Douglas Award - Application now open! If you meet the following criteria, you could be one of the 2022 Sir Howard Douglas Scholars: involved in extracurricular/co-curricular activities, in year 3+ of an undergraduate degree program and made the Dean's...

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Become cyber-aware during Cybersecurity Awareness Month-FR and SJ

IT Service Desk

Posted: September 27, 2021 11:04:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Cyber-attacks and phishing attempts are on the rise and hackers are increasing their efforts in attacking educational institutions and their community members.   Join us this October for Cybersecurity Awareness Month in becoming more cyber-aware to protect your family, your colleagues/classmates and yourself. What can I do...

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Not-for-Profit Organizations Need Your Help! Check out this SharePoint Site!-FR

Cathy Clowater

Posted: September 27, 2021 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: Employment News


Are you looking to boost your resume and gain experience volunteering in the community? If so, visit the UNBF Volunteer Fair SharePoint site!   Why Volunteer? Explore different career possibilities Develop new skills and gain valuable experience Get involved and connect to the community Meet new people Develop professional and personal networks Support a cause in which you believe There...

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STI/STBBI Clinic-FR

Keirsti Drost

Posted: September 27, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Are you interested in learning more about sexual health? Are you sexually active? If the answer is yes, even if you have only had one sexual partner, come get tested! Sexually transmitted and blood borne infections (STBBI) can be spread through many forms of sexual contact. Many STI/STBBIs do not show any obvious signs or symptoms, at least at first, so it is important to protect yourself and...

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MusicUNB presents Looking Back @ Christ Church Cathedral-FR and SJ

Yunjia Dai

Posted: September 27, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


MusicUNB - Looking Back 7:30pm, Sunday, Oct 3, 2021 @Christ Church Cathedral, Fredericton FeaturingThomas GonderandAtlantic Sinfonia String Orchestra Over the centuries, composers have looked to those before them for inspiration. This program explores the music of a Canadian and a British composer who were inspired by music of the past as well as that of the Italian, Respighi, who was a...

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UNB invites community to attend event honouring National Day for Truth and Reconciliation-FR

UNB Communications

Posted: September 24, 2021 11:07:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Last month, we announced that UNB will be closing on Sept. 30 to honour the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation.  The National Day for Truth and Reconciliation, which coincides with Orange Shirt Day, honours survivors, their families and their communities. It will be a time to acknowledge and reflect upon the history and legacy of residential...

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2021 Virtual Fall Career and Educational Options Fair on October 7, 2021

Anita Connolly

Posted: September 24, 2021 11:06:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The UNB Career Development Centre will be hosting the 2021 Virtual Fall Career and Educational Options Fair on October 7, 2021, from 11 am to 7 pm.   Preregister for the event by clicking here! There will be employers from a large variety of industries and schools offering further educational opportunities in attendance and...

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Last chance to register for the Certificate in Management Essentials Information Session!-FR and SJ

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: September 24, 2021 11:05:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Join us on Oct. 1 for a FREE information session to learn more about UNB's Certificate in Management Essentials. The one-hour session starts at 1 pm Atlantic (12 pm Eastern) and concludes with a Q&A period. Sign up today! Can't make it on Oct. 1? Register for the event and we will send you a link to the recording.  Future information sessions will be held on these dates: • Nov. 26,...

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CIBC - Career Programs Information Session-FR and SJ

Anita Connolly

Posted: September 24, 2021 11:04:00 AM ADT

Category: Employment News


Join the CIBC Campus team on September 27th for a Career Programs Information Session from 12:30 PM ADT to 1:30 PM ADT/11:30 AM EST-12:30PM EST. If you are a 4th-year undergraduate student hoping to find out more information about our Full-time Career programs, keep reading! We will be speaking about the Commercial Banking Associate Program and Private Wealth Management & Wood Gundy Rotational...

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Labatt Virtual Networking Group Chats each day during the week of Sept 27th.-FR and SJ

Anita Connolly

Posted: September 24, 2021 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: Employment News


Please visit here to view slides which include: Information about Labatt and our Talent Programs and Internship Programs Employee Profiles who are available for Virtual Informal group chats at different points throughout next week (week of Sept 27th) Book a session that works best for you! PLEASE RSVP HERE FOR A NETWORKING SESSION BY SEPT 24th Category: Employment News Article Contact...

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UNBeknownst: The UNB alumni podcast is here!-FR and SJ

Alumni Office

Posted: September 24, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


It's here! The UNB Associated Alumni has launched UNBeknownst – a podcast for alumni, by alumni. The first three episodes are available now that dig deep into discussions with UNBeknownst-to-you alumni on hot topics and their secrets to success. Episodes featuring Jason Goldlist (BPHIL'06) and Pam Palmater (LLB'97) are now available to stream. Listen to them now wherever you get your...

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New Hours for Fredericton Campus Bookstore effective Monday Sept 27th-FR

Shelley Nowlan

Posted: September 24, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Effective Monday September 27th the doors will be open from 11am to 3pm weekdays to serve you in person.  Our website www.unbshop.ca is available for orders of free in store pick up or ship out, delivery is still just 7.50 Purolator express per order within Canada. Category: News and Notices Article Contact Information Contact: Shelley Nowlan Email Address: snowlan@unb.ca

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Faculty of Education WIPS Works in Progress Sessions-FR and SJ

Catherine Foster

Posted: September 23, 2021 11:05:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


WORKS IN PROGRESS SESSIONS (WIPS) are informal presentations given by Education graduate students, faculty and staff on their ideas and research. Each session has one 15-minute presentation followed by a discussion. LOCATION via Zoom. These sessions will not be recorded. If you would like to attend, please email JEN ROWETT, JEN.ROWETT@UNB.CA for the Zoom link & passcode. Join us on Wednesdays,...

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Lunch & Learn: Knowledge Transfer-FR and SJ

Abbey Fletcher

Posted: September 23, 2021 11:03:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


It takes on average 17 years for research to be translated into action (i.e., policy or practice). In this session, April English will dive into how researchers can help bridge that 17-year gap through Knowledge Transfer (KT) - the process involved in moving research (what we know) into action (what we do). Traditionally, KT involved sharing results through research papers - but KT is so much...

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Fredericton Campus Bookstore New Operating Hours Effective Monday September 27th

Shelley Nowlan

Posted: September 23, 2021 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Effective Monday September 27th the doors will be open from 11am to 3pm weekdays to serve you in person.  Online orders for ship out or store pick up is still 24/7 at www.unbshop.ca and delivery is still just 7.50 Purolator express per order within Canada.

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Michelin Canada is hiring! Attend the Virtual Info Session on Sept. 28, 2021 at 7pm-FR and SJ

Catherine Wilson

Posted: September 23, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: Employment News


Michelin Canada is recruiting graduating students for full-time new grad positions!  Not yet graduating?  Find out more about what a career with Michelin can look like and make connections! Attend the virtual employer information session on Tuesday September 28th from 7 – 8pm Are you interested in launching your career in project engineering and design?  Quality? ...

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Job opportunity in French at UNB!-FR

Natalie Fournier

Posted: September 23, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Employment News


Francais à suivre. Are you french or know of someone who can speak, read and write in french? Would you like to be a Teaching Assistant? This is an opportunity to work with the Department of French and help students in the french language. Please see the following job opportunity by clicking HERE.   Vous parlez bien français et vous aimeriez aider d'autres étudiants à...

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Sign up for UNBSafe text alerts-FR and SJ

UNB Communications

Posted: September 22, 2021 11:04:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


In addition to email and app notifications, UNBSafe can also notify you by text in urgent situations. If you haven't already, sign up for text alerts on the UNB Security website. You can subscribe to alerts from the Fredericton campus, Saint John campus and/or the Moncton site. Your 10-digit number will need to be entered for each alert group that you wish to be in. Text alerts are...

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M365 Weekly Highlights: New presenter modes in MS Teams-FR and SJ

IT Service Desk

Posted: September 22, 2021 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


M365 highlight of the week: Are you looking for new ways to engage your audience when presenting in Teams? You can now choose from 4 different presenter modes when using MS Teams.  Each presenter mode allows you to provide your attendees with a different meeting or classroom experience. What are the new presenter modes? Standout – this will put the spotlight on you.  Your...

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The Art and Science of Program Evaluation-FR and SJ

Abbey Fletcher

Posted: September 22, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Program Evaluation is broadly defined as a type of applied research that involves the systematic collection of characteristics and outcomes of a program or policy to measure intended and unintended effects and make improvements. Program evaluators use a toolbox of rigorous methods to generate evidence to determine whether or not a policy or program is effective and operating as intended. These...

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MSc (Virtual) Oral Defense - Dustin Fraser, Physics-FR

Penny Davenport

Posted: September 22, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


A MSc (Virtual) Oral Defense for Dustin Fraser, candidate in Physics, will be held on Thurs, Sept 23rd @1:00pm. Thesis title: 'Gravity Wave Ray tracing in the Northern Polar Atmosphere' If you would like to attend virtually, please contact physics@unb.ca  Category: News and Notices Article Contact Information Contact: Penny Davenport Email Address: physics@unb.ca

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Academic Bike Challenge-FR and SJ

Brad Nason

Posted: September 21, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Athletics Recreation and Wellness


UNB Sustainability is hosting the Academic Bike Challenge throughout the entire month of October, to encourage staff, faculty and, students to cycle more in their daily lives. Here is what you need to know to participate: ABC is a FREE EVENT in partnership with the global bicycle App "Naviki" All staff, faculty and, students of UNB can participate from either campus and are encouraged to...

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

Undergraduate Awards Office

Posted: September 20, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Non Nobis Solum: Not for Ourselves Alone. If you live by this motto, you may be one of the next Sir Howard Douglas Scholars… Sir Howard Douglas Award - Application now open! If you meet the following criteria, you could be one of the 2022 Sir Howard Douglas Scholars: involved in extracurricular/co-curricular activities, in year 3+ of an undergraduate degree program and made the Dean's...

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UNB Sustainability - Great Bike Giveaway UNBF-FR

Brad Nason

Posted: September 20, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Athletics Recreation and Wellness


UNB Sustainability is pleased to announce the 2021 Great Bike Giveaway! Students can apply to win a FREE REFURBISHED BIKE & SAFETY GEAR to help them get around town and be more active. Here is what you need to know:  • Eligibility is restricted to full-time UNBF students with demonstrated financial need • Students must also be in good academic standing (GPA of 2.0 and over from...

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UNB Work-Study’s deadline is TOMORROW - Tuesday, September 21st -FR

Hilary Marks

Posted: September 17, 2021 11:08:00 AM ADT

Category: Employment News


UNB Work-Study's deadline is TOMORROW - Tuesday, September 21st  This year you can apply for as many work-study positions as you want to – this will increase your odds of getting a position.  Step outside of your comfort zone -try something new and apply for positions that are outside the area of your studies.   The Work-Study program at UNB Fredericton campus is a...

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Fall 2021 Virtual Career Fair-FR and SJ

Anita Connolly

Posted: September 17, 2021 11:07:00 AM ADT

Category: Employment News


The UNB Career Development Centre will be hosting the 2021 Virtual Fall Career and Educational Options Fair on October 7, 2021 from 11am to 7pm.    Preregister for the event by clicking here! There will be employers from a large variety of industries and schools offering further educational opportunities in attendance and students have the...

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Mobile STI/STBBI Clinic-FR

Keirsti Drost

Posted: September 17, 2021 11:06:00 AM ADT

Category: Athletics Recreation and Wellness


For students, by Nursing students, (in partnership with the UNB Student Health Center). We are screening for sexually transmitted and blood borne infections (STBBI) on September 22 2021 in the SUB Ballroom. Collect your own sample. Education, awareness and information available! Break the stigma around sexual health and get tested. All results are confidential. Gender neutral bathrooms...

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Celebrate UNB: Red & Black Day-FR and SJ

Alumni Office

Posted: September 17, 2021 11:05:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Red & Black Day: Tuesday September 21 As we welcome students, faculty, staff and community members back to campus, let's celebrate UNB! UNB President and proud alumnus, Dr. Paul Mazerolle, has declared Tuesday, September 21, Red & Black Day on our UNB campuses. Wear your red and black on September 21 and show your UNB pride! Then visit the Alumni Office team at one of our booths...

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Employment Opportunity: Tutoring German Language and Culture class (UGTA)-FR

Jennifer Bishop

Posted: September 17, 2021 11:03:00 AM ADT

Category: Employment News


The Department of Culture and Media Studies is looking for suitable undergraduate students to assist with marking and tutoring for our Introduction to German courses (GER 1001, FA 2021 and GER 1002, WI 1002) and German Food Culture course (CCS 1076, WI 2022). Employment requirements include B level proficiency in German (near native is an asset but not required). For CCS 1076,...

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Lunch & Learn: Knowledge Transfer-FR and SJ

Abbey Fletcher

Posted: September 17, 2021 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


It takes on average 17 years for research to be translated into action (i.e., policy or practice). In this session, April English will dive into how researchers can help bridge that 17-year gap through Knowledge Transfer (KT) - the process involved in moving research (what we know) into action (what we do). Traditionally, KT involved sharing results through research papers - but KT is so much...

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Explore the New Era of Real Earth-FR

Grace Sun

Posted: September 17, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Explore the New Era of Real Earth Participants are invited to help develop the next generation of 3D maps.  Who: Any adult who has an interest in stereoscopic 3D images (with or without 3D experience) Where: E14, Head Hall, UNB Fredericton (CRC Laboratory in Advanced Geomatics Image Processing) How: Share your viewing experience  The first 20 participants have the chance to win one of...

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Microsoft Canada Information Session: Registration deadline extended-FR and SJ

Anita Connolly

Posted: September 17, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Employment News


Please note that Microsoft Canada has extended registration for the following event to Wednesday, September 22nd, 2021 at Noon (EST).    Registrants will receive the link to the event on the 22nd and will need to be sure to check spam/junk folders if they do not see the link by mid-afternoon. If students have any questions about registration they can email...

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Virtual Event: Last chance to register for the AITP info session on Sept. 21!-FR and SJ

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: September 16, 2021 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Registration closes soon! Do you have questions about the CCNB/UNB Autism Intervention Training Program (AITP)? Get the answers you seek at our free online information session on Sept. 21!  Learn more and register Can't make it on Sept. 21? Register for the event and we will send you a link to the recording.  Please note: A French information session is scheduled for Oct....

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Employment Opportunity: Swim Instructor-FR

Lauren Rogers

Posted: September 16, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: Employment News


UNB Recreation Services is looking for part time swim instructors to lead classes on Saturday mornings from 9am-2pm starting in October. Employment requirements include current Bronze Med & Bronze Cross certificates. Swim instructor training can be provided. Submit your resume to Lauren Rogers, lrogers@unb.ca by September 23rd.  Category: Employment News Article Contact...

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Relaunching the Music Conservatory String Ensembles - UNB Fredericton -FR

Richard Covey

Posted: September 16, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The UNB Music Conservatory is excited to be relaunching its String Ensemble programming for 2021-2022.  Adhering to campus safety guidelines regarding masking and distancing, these ensembles will meet once per week starting in September.  There are four separate ensembles available: Little String Orchestra - meeting on Wednesdays from 3-4 pm in Memorial Hall, Room 23. Junior...

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Remembering Lady Violet Aitken and Dr. Fredrik Eaton -FR and SJ

Alumni Office

Posted: September 16, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


In February 2021, UNB lost two of its former chancellors. Lady Violet Aitken (LLD'90) served as chancellor from 1982 to 1992 and as chancellor emerita thereafter, and Fredrik S. Eaton (BA'62, LLD'83), succeeded her from 1993 to 2003. Both were known for their exceptional dedication to the university, but they shared a great deal more in common. Read more in the Alumni News magazine. Category:...

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Sign up for UNBSafe text alerts-FR and SJ

UNB Communications

Posted: September 15, 2021 11:08:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


In addition to email and app notifications, UNBSafe can also notify you by text in urgent situations. If you haven't already, sign up for text alerts on the UNB Security website. You can subscribe to alerts from the Fredericton campus, Saint John campus and/or the Moncton site. Your 10-digit number will need to be entered for each alert group that you wish to be in. Text alerts are another way...

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EY East Canada: Fall virtual recruiting events-FR and SJ

Anita Connolly

Posted: September 15, 2021 11:07:00 AM ADT

Category: Employment News


Message from EY East Canada Hello Accounting Students!   It is pretty crazy to think that you are already back to the grind with your classes and focusing time and energy on Fall recruitment! We truly hope that given the circumstances, you all had a wonderful summer and got to enjoy each day.     EY's Atlantic region is excited to share with you some of our upcoming Fall virtual...

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UNBF 2021 Volunteer Fair-FR

Cathy Clowater

Posted: September 15, 2021 11:06:00 AM ADT

Category: Employment News


Want to get involved in the community? Seeking career-related experience? It's a one-stop shop! Representing many organizations in the Fredericton area, the UNB Volunteer Fair allows you to go from booth to booth to learn about local organizations and volunteer opportunities. Whether you would like to volunteer weekly, monthly, or one-time only, there will be a variety of options available....

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A new academic year brings new cyber-threats – take UNB’s Cybersecurity Awareness Training-FR and SJ

IT Service Desk

Posted: September 15, 2021 11:05:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


As cyber-threats continuously emerge your best defense is cybersecurity awareness.  UNB has adopted a Cybersecurity Awareness Program designed to help you learn how to protect yourself, your classmates and your families from these threats. Beauceron is UNB's Cybersecurity Awareness Training  provider. It uses surveys, training...

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M365 Weekly Highlights: Search for what you need in SharePoint-FR and SJ

IT Service Desk

Posted: September 15, 2021 11:05:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


M365 highlight of the week: Not sure where to find that site page or document that you saw last week?  Maybe a classmate or colleague mentioned a site page they saw recently that was helpful and you aren't sure where to find it? The built-in search functionality in SharePoint allows you to enter a name, keyword, or phrase in the search bar of any SharePoint page.  You'll get quick...

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This is one webinar you won't want to miss!-FR and SJ

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: September 15, 2021 11:03:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


UNB's College of Extended Learning would like to invite the UNB community to attend the free online webinar, Moving Towards Integrated Worker Health as We Return to the New Normal. This is the third in a series of webinars CEL is hosting with UNB instructor and occupational health and safety consultant, Glyn Jones.   Date: Thursday, Oct. 7, 2021 Time: 2:00 p.m. (Atlantic)...

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Learn how the Certificate in Applied Behaviour Analysis can benefit your career-FR and SJ

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: September 15, 2021 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Oct. 7, 2021 2:00 p.m. (Atlantic) The University of New Brunswick's Certificate in Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA) will provide you with skills you can apply in a variety of ways and settings, including treatment of autism spectrum disorders, classroom management and education, common parenting concerns, and more. Sign up for the free information session to learn more. CONTACT US Phone:...

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UNB English Language Programme - Academic English as a Second Language-FR

Christopher Hudson-Brading

Posted: September 15, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


AESL courses provide ongoing language support to full-time graduate and undergraduate students.  Offered through a combination of in-person and asynchronous formats, these credit courses are designed to provide continued language enhancement for students whose first language is not English.  AESL 6021 is offered for graduate students.  Undergraduate courses (AESL 1011, 2011) and...

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Participants invited to help develop the next generation of 3D maps-FR

Grace Sun

Posted: September 15, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Participants are invited to help develop the next generation of 3D maps.  Who: Any adult who has an interest in stereoscopic 3D images (with or without 3D experience) Where: E14, Head Hall, UNB Fredericton (CRC Laboratory in Advanced Geomatics Image Processing) How: Share your viewing experience  The first 20 participants have the chance to win one of five $20 gift card. For more...

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Cybersecurity Alert - Update your Apple (iOS) devices-FR and SJ

IT Service Desk

Posted: September 14, 2021 11:08:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Update your Apple (iOS) devices Apple has released a critical software update for iOS devices (iPhone or iPad).  It is strongly recommended that you download and install the latest update as soon as possible to ensure the security of your device(s). ACTION REQUIRED: Update your device(s) On your device, go to 'Settings' Tap 'General' Tap 'Software Update' Tap 'Download and Install' Your...

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2021-2022 Students can now apply for Work-Study positions-FR

Hilary Marks

Posted: September 14, 2021 11:06:00 AM ADT

Category: Employment News


UNB Work-Study – Is now open The Work-Study program at UNB Fredericton campus is a subsidized work program designed to assist financially needy students 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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Sir Howard Douglas Award - Application now open!-FR and SJ

Undergraduate Awards Office

Posted: September 14, 2021 11:05:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Non Nobis Solum: Not for Ourselves Alone. If you live by this motto, you may be one of the next Sir Howard Douglas Scholars… Sir Howard Douglas Award - Application now open! If you meet the following criteria, you could be one of the 2022 Sir Howard Douglas Scholars: involved in extracurricular/co-curricular activities, in year 3+ of an undergraduate degree program and made the Dean's...

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Microsoft Canada: Information Session -FR and SJ

Anita Connolly

Posted: September 14, 2021 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: Employment News


Microsoft Canada is always looking for top talent that can bring clarity, create energy and drive impact. Microsoft Canada is currently hiring for winter & summer co-op roles AND their new grad program, the Aspire Experience: Opportunities in Business Development, Marketing & Communications, Operations & Logistics, Product Management, Engineering, Sales, Technology, & Consulting · 39...

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Academic Bike Challenge - FR and SJ

Brad Nason

Posted: September 14, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: Athletics Recreation and Wellness


UNB Sustainability is hosting the Academic Bike Challenge (ABC) throughout the entire month of October, to encourage staff, faculty and, students to cycle more in their daily lives. Here is what you need to know to participate: ABC is a FREE EVENT in partnership with the global bicycle App "Naviki" All staff, faculty and, students of UNB can participate from either campus and...

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The Art and Science of Program Evaluation-FR and SJ

Abbey Fletcher

Posted: September 14, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Program Evaluation is broadly defined as a type of applied research that involves the systematic collection of characteristics and outcomes of a program or policy to measure intended and unintended effects and make improvements. Program evaluators use a toolbox of rigorous methods to generate evidence to determine whether or not a policy or program is effective and operating as intended. These...

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The UNB Art Centre opens its first exhibit since COVID with weaver Vita Plume-FR

Lori Quick

Posted: September 14, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The UNB Art Centre opens its doors and welcomes back the community to in-person exhibits and programs with the first exhibition of 2021, Vita Plume: Patterns & Portraits which opens Friday, September 17 at 5:00 pm. This exhibit runs through October 29.  Patterns & Portraits features several bodies of work produced over 3 decades by master weaver Vita Plume. Working with a digital Jacquard...

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Learn anytime, anyplace, and at your own pace-FR and SJ

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: September 13, 2021 11:08:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Do you have room in your schedule, but the courses you want aren't offered at times you are available? Are you trying to balance a work schedule on top of your academic schedule? An Open Entry Online credit course from the UNB College of Extended Learning may be the solution to your problem. Open Entry courses: • Cross a wide range of faculties and topics - Course selection includes...

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Graduate Student Mental Health Forum - We Want to Hear From You!-FR and SJ

Matthew MacLean

Posted: September 13, 2021 11:05:00 AM ADT

Category: Athletics Recreation and Wellness


September 14, 2021 1PM-2:30PM   Every UNB graduate student is invited to participate in a virtual forum on graduate student mental health (see link below).   In this forum, you will be invited to share your experience and ideas regarding graduate student mental wellbeing and respond to the results of last year's Canadian Campus Wellbeing Survey.   Your feedback and ideas...

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Proudly UNB Awards 2022: Nominations open!-FR and SJ

Alumni Office

Posted: September 13, 2021 11:04:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Alumni of the University of New Brunswick are changemakers distinguishing themselves through outstanding service to their alma mater, their communities, province, or country, and beyond. The Proudly UNB Awards recognize these outstanding alumni and demonstrate our pride in their accomplishments. We are now accepting nominations for our 2022 Proudly UNB Awards program. Nominate a distinguished...

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Great Bike Giveaway 2021 - Fredericton Campus-FR

Brad Nason

Posted: September 13, 2021 11:03:00 AM ADT

Category: Athletics Recreation and Wellness


UNB Sustainability is pleased to announce the 2021 Great Bike Giveaway! Students can apply to win a FREE REFURBISHED BIKE & SAFETY GEAR to help them get around town and be more active. Here is what you need to know:  • Eligibility is restricted to full-time UNBF students with demonstrated financial need • Students must also be in good academic standing (GPA of 2.0 and over from...

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Irving: CPA Program-FR and SJ

Anita Connolly

Posted: September 13, 2021 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: Employment News


Irving Oil is recruiting senior accounting students to join the Irving Oil CPA internship program upon graduation in 2022 and will be hosting three virtual information sessions on Sept. 15 at 10 a.m., 3 p.m. and 7 p.m.    Students who wish to participate should email janik.petersen@irvingoil.com Learn more about Irving's CPA program and how they can support your learning and...

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Microsoft Canada #CoastToCoast - University of New Brunswick-FR and SJ

Anita Connolly

Posted: September 13, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: Employment News


  Microsoft Canada is always looking for top talent that can bring clarity, create energy and drive impact. Microsoft Canada is currently hiring for winter & summer co-op roles AND their new grad program, the Aspire Experience: Opportunities in Business Development, Marketing & Communications, Operations & Logistics, Product Management, Engineering, Sales, Technology, & Consulting...

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Meet the APAC 2021 Keynote Speakers-FR and SJ

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: September 13, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


We're thrilled to introduce our keynote speakers for the Atlantic Provinces Autism Conference (APAC) in November! Headlining the opening day of our conference on Thursday, November 4, is Dr. Megan Miller, PhD, BCBA-D, with her session, Centering Autistic Voices and Practicing Flexibility in ABA Interventions: A Panel Discussion. Dr. Miller is the creator of the Do Better Movement and founder of...

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Participants needed to help develop the next generation of earth maps-FR

Ganyun Sun

Posted: September 13, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Participants are invited to help develop the next generation of 3D maps.  Who: Any adult who has an interest in stereoscopic 3D images (with or without 3D experience) Where: E14, Head Hall, UNB Fredericton (CRC Laboratory in Advanced Geomatics Image Processing) How: Share your viewing experience  The first 20 participants have the chance to win one of five $20 gift...

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Virtual town hall on political literacy -FR and SJ

UNB Communications

Posted: September 10, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Please join Dr. Mazerolle for a virtual public dialogue focusing on the priority issues of the federal campaign that occupy the minds of constituencies across Canada and the policy landscape in New Brunswick. The University of New Brunswick and the Urban and Community Studies Institute are pleased to host a virtual public dialogue that will explore an exchange of views and examine...

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Science career conversations with McCain Foods Ltd.-FR and SJ

Natasha Rego

Posted: September 10, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Ten Thousand Coffees Office Hours Event: Science career conversations with McCain Foods Ltd. When: Sept. 22, 12-1 p.m. (ADT) via Zoom Presenter: UNB alumna Sherri Gerrow (BSc'06, MSc'09) - Senior Scientist of Product Development, McCain Foods Ltd. Join two-time UNB alumna Sherri Gerrow (BSc'06, MSc'09), as she shares her career progression from UNB's faculty of science to her current...

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Student Health Centre and Campus Pharmacy COVID-19 Back to School Immunization 'Blitz'-FR

UNB Student Health Centre/Campus Pharmacy

Posted: September 9, 2021 11:06:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The UNB Student Health Centre in partnership with the Campus Pharmacy will be offering a COVID-19 Back to School Immunization 'Blitz' for both Pfizer and Moderna vaccines. Staff, faculty, students, and public are all welcome! BACK TO SCHOOL IMMUNIZATION 'BLITZ' (PFIZER & MODERNA): LOCATION: Campus Pharmacy TIME: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 9 Friday, Sept. 10   HOW TO BOOK AN...

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

Undergraduate Awards Office

Posted: September 9, 2021 11:03:00 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 2022 Sir Howard Douglas Scholars!...

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Top Ten IT Tips for New and Returning Students -FR and SJ

IT Service Desk

Posted: September 9, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Top ten IT tips:  Wifi: Did you know UNB's 'Public' wifi doesn't let you access secure UNB sites? Get access to campus wifi through Eduroam to access all your wifi needs.  MFA: Adding a back-up MFA method allows you to continue accessing your account in case you lose a device or buy...

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UNB members receive Order of New Brunswick honour -FR and SJ

UNB Communications

Posted: September 9, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


We would like to extend a heartfelt congratulations to members of the UNB community who will be receiving the Order of New Brunswick honour this year. The Order of New Brunswick is the highest honour that can be received in our province. The honour is given to individuals who have demonstrated excellence and achievement and who have made outstanding contributions to the social, cultural or...

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M365 Weekly Highlights - Add shortcuts to shared files in OneDrive-FR and SJ

IT Service Desk

Posted: September 8, 2021 11:08:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


M365 highlight of the week: Looking to easily find files that have been shared with you in OneDrive? OneDrive separates your shared files from your personal files (otherwise known as 'My files' in OneDrive).  This makes it easy to determine which files are yours or ones that have been shared with you.  For those times that you need to get to your shared folders fast, add a shortcut...

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Develop management skills with UNB's Certificate in Management Essentials-FR and SJ

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: September 8, 2021 11:06:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


It's never too early to plan for your future. If you aspire to move into a supervisory or management position, consider making UNB's Certificate in Management Essentials (CME) part of your plan.   Join us on Oct. 1 to learn how the fully online CME can equip you for a career in management. The one-hour session begins at 1 pm Atlantic and will include an overview of the CME program,...

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UNB English Language Programme - Academic English as a Second Language-FR

Christopher Hudson-Brading

Posted: September 8, 2021 11:05:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


AESL courses provide ongoing language support to full-time graduate and undergraduate students.  Offered through a combination of in-person and asynchronous formats, these credit courses are designed to provide continued language enhancement for students whose first language is not English.  AESL 6021 is offered for graduate students.  Undergraduate courses (AESL 1011, 2011) and...

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Engineering and Science Co-op Orientation-FR and SJ

Catherine Wilson

Posted: September 8, 2021 11:04:00 AM ADT

Category: Employment News


Engineering and Science Co-op Orientation Want to get a job in your field next summer (2022)?  Give yourself an edge in the work world when you graduate.  Gain valuable work experience through co-op.  Attend ONE of the orientation sessions.  For more details, visit the D2L course "Join Engineering and Science Co-op" Tuesday Sept. 14, 2021 at 12:30pm Thursday Sept. 16, 2021...

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Job opportunity in French at UNB!-FR

Natalie Fournier

Posted: September 8, 2021 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: Employment News


Vous parlez bien français et vous aimeriez aider d'autres étudiants à l'apprendre? Vous voulez travailler en français sur le campus et gagner de l'argent? Nous recherchons des assistant.e.s d'enseignement pour le département d'études françaises. L'offre s'addresse à des étudiants de permier cycle qui sont disponibles 6,5 heures par semaine. Un...

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Frank McKenna invests in UNB to transform New Brunswick’s digital future-FR and SJ

UNB Communications

Posted: September 8, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The Honourable Frank McKenna, PC, OC, ONB, has invested $5 million in the University of New Brunswick to establish the McKenna Institute to make New Brunswick, and Canada, digital trailblazers. The McKenna Institute builds upon McKenna's life's work of moving New Brunswick to a knowledge economy based on bandwidth and brainwidth – the capacity to process information and complete...

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UNB is at the forefront of Occupational Health & Safety (OHS)-FR and SJ

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: September 8, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


At UNB, we've taken steps to ensure our OHS training programs are the best they can be. • We serve on multiple Safety Boards.  • Our instructors are active safety professionals. Located across the country, these subject matter experts are well-known, reputable, and ready to help you progress in your career.   • We are 1 of 2 institutions in Canada who has signed...

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Student Health Centre and Campus Pharmacy COVID-19 Back to School Immunization 'Blitz'-FR

UNB Student Health Centre/Campus Pharmacy

Posted: September 7, 2021 11:04:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The UNB Student Health Centre in partnership with the Campus Pharmacy will be offering a COVID-19 Back to School Immunization 'Blitz' for both Pfizer and Moderna vaccines. Staff, faculty, students, and public are all welcome! BACK TO SCHOOL IMMUNIZATION 'BLITZ' (PFIZER & MODERNA): LOCATION: Campus Pharmacy TIME: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 7 Thursday, Sept. 9 Friday, Sept. 10   HOW...

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Positive Mental Health Promotion and Peer Support Team -FR and SJ

Matthew MacLean

Posted: September 7, 2021 11:03:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The UNB Positive Mental Health Promotion and Peer Support Team is looking to recruit volunteers for this year! The UNB Positive Mental Health Promotion and Peer Support Team plans and operates several positive mental health promotion activities and campaigns each term and provides direct peer support to the UNB student community. Volunteers receive training and support directly from members of...

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2021-2022 Students can now apply for Work-Study positions-FR

Hilary Marks

Posted: September 7, 2021 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: Employment News


UNB Work-Study – Is now open The Work-Study program at UNB Fredericton campus is a subsidized work program designed to assist financially needy students 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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Supporting others while honouring their chosen name and gender identity-FR and SJ

UNB Communications

Posted: September 7, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Just a reminder that UNB's chosen name and gender identity form is now live.  This form is designed to support all members of the UNB community, regardless of their gender expressions or identities. Given that members of our community will now have the ability to indicate their gender identity and use a first or middle name at UNB without having to legally change their name or provide...

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Complement your degree with UNB's online Autism Intervention Training Program-FR and SJ

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: September 7, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


UNB's Autism Intervention Training Program (AITP) manager, Francyne Jutras, says New Brunswick leads the country in the way we serve people with Autism Spectrum Disorder. The CCNB/UNB AITP contributes to the province's success in making a difference in people's lives.  On Sept. 21, join Ms. Jutras as she hosts a free information session about the AITP. Sign up for this session and you'll...

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Chosen name and gender identity online form is now live-FR and SJ

UNB Communications

Posted: September 3, 2021 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Dear members of the UNB community, I am pleased to announce that the UNB chosen name and gender identity online form is now live.  This form is backed by the UNB Chosen Name and Gender Identity Policy, which is designed to support all members of the UNB community, particularly trans and non-binary folks or others who use a chosen first or middle name. The UNB Chosen Name and...

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Respectful Workplace Week Webinars - Workplace Wellness: Psychological Health & Safety-FR and SJ

Muriel McQueen Fergusson Centre for Family Violence Research

Posted: September 3, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


It is Respectful Workplace Week and the Muriel McQueen Fergusson Centres Workplace Violence and Abuse research team is hosting a series of webinars in which we hope you will join us in exploring the topic of Workplace Wellness: Psychological Health & Safety The webinars available are as follows:  September 7 | 9am PLEIS NB Presenting 'Safer Places' with Trisha Perry Register September...

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100 Debates on the Environment-FR

Matt Bishop

Posted: September 2, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


With the recent IPCC report being labeled as a Code Red for Humanity the environment is a top issue for many Canadians in this upcoming election. Join Nature NB and UNB Sustainability Wednesday, September 8 at 7:00 PM for 100 Debates on the Environment. The Fredericton candidates have the opportunity to join a national conversation at the local level, to share actionable policy ideas and how...

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Free Reformer Pilates demo classes Wednesday, Sept. 8th-FR

Lauren Rogers

Posted: September 2, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: Athletics Recreation and Wellness


Recreation Services is pleased to offer 20 minute FREE Reformer Pilates classes on Wednesday, Sept. 8th between 5:15pm-8:15pm. The Reformer is a specialized Pilates machine that uses a unique system of adjustable springs to add resistance to workouts. Hundreds of exercises can be done on the Reformer; class participants will experience a varied repertoire in each...

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Beginner Ballroom Dance Classes at URec-FR

Lauren Rogers

Posted: September 2, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Athletics Recreation and Wellness


UNB Recreation Services is excited to offer Beginner Ballroom dance classes starting the week of Sept. 13th. Choose from Wednesdays or Fridays from 7-8pm with professional dancers, Dmitri & Katya Naiman. Classes take place in the beautiful Hatheway Family Fitness Studio in The Richard J. CURRIE CENTER. Register soon as spaces tend to fill quickly! The cost to join this 10 week program is $70...

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M365 Weekly Highlights - Get organized with MS Tasks-FR and SJ

IT Service Desk

Posted: September 1, 2021 11:03:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


M365 highlight of the week: Looking for a way to stay on top of your never-ending to-do list? Microsoft Tasks is the place to create your to-do list items to help you stay on track.  You can set priority levels, due dates and reminders to ensure you meet your deadlines.  The best part is that Tasks is built right into Microsoft Teams; allowing you to create tasks on the fly from chat...

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Spotlight on transformative education -FR and SJ

UNB Communications

Posted: September 1, 2021 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


As part of our UNB Toward 2030 Spotlight Series, we are pleased to share the newly launched Spotlight on Transformative Education, showcasing some of the innovative ways we are shaping our courses and learning methods to meet our changing student and societal needs. By providing a transformative educational experience, students have the opportunity to graduate with the knowledge and skills to...

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UNB Chorale Registration Open Fall 2021-FR

Yunjia Dai

Posted: September 1, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The UNB Chorale registration is now open for Fall 2021! The UNB Chorale will restart with the first rehearsal on Monday September 13th, 2021, 7-9pm.  ·         Rehearsals begin September 13 from 7 - 9pm.  ·         Masks must be worn as you move throughout the buildings...

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SAS Software Licenses Available to UNB Students, Staff, and Faculty-FR and SJ

Abbey Fletcher

Posted: September 1, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Looking for software to help with data management and analysis? SAS software is a statistical software suite developed by SAS Institute Inc. for data management and advanced analytics, with applications for topics like multivariate analysis, business intelligence, criminal investigation, and predictive analytics. The SAS software suite can retrieve, alter, manage, mine, and analyze data from a...

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Reminder myFiles was decommissioned August 30-FR and SJ

IT Service Desk

Posted: August 31, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


As a reminder, myFiles (used to access your H drive from off campus) was shut down with eServices on August 30 as part of the transition to the MyUNB Intranet (my.unb.ca).    To access your files: OneDrive: Files saved in your H drive can be moved to OneDrive, allowing you to access...

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Student Health Centre and Campus Pharmacy COVID-19 Scheduled Vaccination Clinic 2021-FR

UNB Student Health Centre/Campus Pharmacy

Posted: August 30, 2021 11:04:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The UNB Student Health Centre in partnership with the Campus Pharmacy will be offering scheduled COVID-19 Vaccination Clinics and a Back to School Immunization Blitz for both Pfizer and Moderna vaccines. Staff, faculty, students, and public are all welcome! COVID-19 VACCINATION CLINICS 2021 (PFIZER & MODERNA): LOCATION: MacLaggan Hall Skills Lab  TIME: 11 a.m. to 5...

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Faculty of management launches new MBA specialization in management analytics-FR and SJ

Lizabeth Lemon-Mitchell

Posted: August 30, 2021 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


A new concentration in management analytics offered by the faculty of management at the University of New Brunswick will provide MBA students data-rich decision-making tools to enhance their career potential. 'Business is increasingly digitizing, resulting in the need for organizations to analyze a large amount of data for decision making,' says Devashis Mitra, dean of the faculty of...

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Respectful Workplace Week at UNB-FR

UNB Communications

Posted: August 30, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The Workplace Violence and Abuse Research Team at the University of New Brunswick's Muriel McQueen Fergusson Centre for Family Violence Research invites the public to participate in a series of free Respectful Workplace Week webinars from Sept. 7 to 9, 2021. This bilingual series is sponsored by UNB, the Muriel McQueen Fergusson Centre for Family Violence Research, the Province of New...

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Coming Back Sustainably -FR and SJ

Matt Bishop

Posted: August 30, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Life is beginning to get back to normal, but we now have a unique opportunity to reset and decide what normal means. Therefore, instead of Coming Back Normally, we should be Coming Back Sustainably. UNB Sustainability are calling on the wider UNB community to change these your new normal: Bring Your Own • Globally, 300 million tons of plastic is produced each year, half of which is...

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Fall Online Courses in the Certificate of Adult Education-FR

Amanda Benjamin

Posted: August 27, 2021 11:05:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Good day, Online courses available this fall. If you are interested in a degree or certificate in adult education or just want to take one of our courses, we have online courses with space in them.  Email us adulted@unb.ca.  We are offering the following online term based courses. Fall 2021 ED 3024: Understanding the Adult Learner This course will explore what it means to be an adult...

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Don't Wait to get your books until the first day of classes!-FR

Shelley Nowlan

Posted: August 27, 2021 11:04:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The Bookstore is open weekdays from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., come in or order on line and lets reduce the crowd size in the store.  Returns are accepted 2 weeks from the start of classes with your receipt so there is no risk to shopping early - just reward and many used books (25% cheaper) go quickly. We will hold your order here at the store until you arrive if you select store pick...

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MyUNB Intranet Workshop: Sept. 2 -FR and SJ

IT Service Desk

Posted: August 27, 2021 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Are you interested in learning more about the new MyUNB Intranet?   Join us for a live virtual workshop, where you'll learn about:  Navigating the Intranet  Useful features and pages  Search tools  And more!  The workshop will be held in Teams Meetings, with no registration required. Simply click on the meeting link and join us...

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eServices and the old myUNB Portal – Decommissioned on Aug. 30 -FR and SJ

IT Service Desk

Posted: August 27, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


As a reminder, on Monday, Aug. 30, eServices and the old myUNB Portal will be shut down and decommissioned as part of the transition to the MyUNB Intranet.   All remaining links and services on these sites will be removed on Aug. 30. You can learn where to find links and services and see...

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Temporary Sidewalk Closure & Partial Road Closure on Dineen Drive -FR

Carol Anne Booker

Posted: August 27, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Capital Planning & Operations, Fredericton Campus wishes to advise of a temporary sidewalk closure and partial road closure on Dineen Drive by the main entrance of the Law Building.  Construction will begin on August 31, 2021 continuing through to September 30, 2021.  During this time the sidewalk in this area will be fully closed and the Dineen Street main entrance into the Law...

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Potential October 2021 Graduating Students-FR-FR

Mindy Chiasson

Posted: August 26, 2021 11:06:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Please be aware that the firm deadline to apply to graduate for October 2021 is September 1st, 2021.  All potential graduating students MUST apply to graduate by this date to be considered for Fall graduation.  All Undergraduate students who have not already done so are urged to fill out the application to graduate form.  This form is available from the UNB...

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Certificate in Adult Education-FR

Amanda Benjamin

Posted: August 26, 2021 11:04:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Good day, The following online courses are be offered during the Fall 2021 term.  They still have space for students who are looking to learn online this term. Fall 2021 ED 3024: Understanding the Adult Learner This course will explore what it means to be an adult learner. We will examine adult learning theories, theories of teaching as well as the practice of adult education. The course...

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REMINDER: Where you access your unofficial transcript has changed-FR

Mindy Chiasson

Posted: August 26, 2021 11:03:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Students will now view their unofficial transcript in Colleague Self Service.  Colleague Self Service has replaced the unofficial transcript view in eServices which was has been decommissioned.    As of August 16, Colleague Self Service will be available for students to access their unofficial transcript.   • The unofficial transcript will be available through the...

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eServices and the old myUNB Portal – Decommissioned on Aug. 30 -FR and SJ

IT Service Desk

Posted: August 26, 2021 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


As a reminder, on Monday, Aug. 30, eServices and the old myUNB Portal will be shut down and decommissioned as part of the transition to the MyUNB Intranet.   All remaining links and services on these sites will be removed on Aug. 30. You can learn where to find links and services and see...

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College of Extended Learning - New Service Counter Hours-FR

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: August 26, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


On Monday, August 30, the College of Extended Learning's main office (located on the 2nd Floor of the Wu Conference Centre) will re-open its Service Counter to the public. Please note the new hours below:   Office Operating Hours   August 30 – September 3, 2021 (summer hours) Monday to Friday: 7:45 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Service Counter: 9:30 a.m. – 3:45 p.m.  ...

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UNB Mail Update-FR

Carol Anne Booker

Posted: August 26, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Mail deliveries on the Fredericton campus have returned to the regular schedule.  As such, the mail drop box located at the Bank & Bookstore location will be relocated to the main lobby of the Facilities Management Building at 767 Kings College Road as of Friday August 27th. Staff and Faculty can continue to drop outgoing mail in this location, either stamped or in an outgoing mail...

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M365 Weekly Highlights - Backup your files with OneDrive -FR and SJ

IT Service Desk

Posted: August 25, 2021 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Looking for a way to back up your personal school or work files? Microsoft OneDrive is the place to store files, backup important work and share it with other people.  OneDrive also stores recordings and chat files from Microsoft Teams and any attachments you've shared through an Outlook email message. How do I access OneDrive? Go...

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Remaining items removed from the old myUNB Portal and eServices on August 30-FR and SJ

IT Service Desk

Posted: August 25, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The transition to the MyUNB Intranet is almost complete. On Monday, Aug. 30, eServices and the old myUNB portal will be shut down.   All remaining links on eServices and the temporary myUNB portal page located at oldportal.unb.ca will be removed and no longer available.  For...

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South Gym Building – Demolition & Traffic Advisory-FR

Cynthia Jenkins

Posted: August 25, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Capital Planning & Operations on the Fredericton campus, wishes to advise that the demolition of the South Gym will begin on Wednesday, August 25th continuing through to Friday, September 3rd.  During this time frame, please follow the directional signage in place as traffic will need to be rerouted in this area to facilitate the removal of the building.   If you have any questions,...

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myFiles removed on August 30-FR and SJ

IT Service Desk

Posted: August 24, 2021 11:03:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


As part of the transition to the MyUNB Intranet, myFiles (used to access your H drive from off campus) will be removed from the old myUNB portal and shut down on August 30.    You can continue to access your H drive files via:  OneDrive: Files saved in your H...

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The UNB Art Centre opens its first exhibit since COVID with weaver Vita Plume-FR

Lori Quick

Posted: August 24, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The UNB Art Centre opens its doors and welcomes back the community to in-person exhibits and programs with the first exhibition of 2021, Vita Plume: Patterns & Portraits which opens Friday, September 10 at 5:00 pm. This exhibit runs through October 29.  Patterns & Portraits features several bodies of work produced over 3 decades by master weaver Vita Plume. Working with...

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Employment Opportunity: Swim Instructor-FR

Lauren Rogers

Posted: August 24, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Employment News


UNB Recreation Services is currently hiring part time swim instructors to lead classes on Saturday mornings beginning September 2021. For more information please contact Lauren Rogers, Manager of Fitness & Wellness at lrogers@unb.ca or call 506-447-3104.  Category: Employment News Article Contact Information Contact: Lauren Rogers Email Address: lrogers@unb.ca

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Sign up today for fall term classes!-FR and SJ

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: August 23, 2021 11:04:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


There is still time to register for fall classes. Not sure what to take? Choose from one of these featured courses or visit the UNB Timetable for a complete and up-to-date listing of courses and start dates! Open entry courses: • BIOL 1019 Biological Principles, Part II – Online • CS 1103 Introduction to Databases • CLAS 3625 Magic in the Ancient World • PSYC 2703...

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Earn a credential that you can take with you wherever you go in your career.-FR and SJ

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: August 23, 2021 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The UNB College of Extended Learning is one of the few institutions in Canada who offers Occupational Health & Safety (OHS) programming that is internationally recognized.  Learn more at our free online information sessions on Sept. 22! Certificate in Occupational Health & Safety (COHS) 5:30 p.m. Atlantic / 4:30 p.m. Eastern Register for COHS information session  Diploma in...

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Faculty of Kinesiology Thesis Oral Examination - Jenna Downey (MSc KIN candidate)-FR and SJ

Leslie Harquail

Posted: August 23, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The thesis titled, "Elite Sport, Human Suffering & The Role of Mindfulness", will be defended by Jenna Downey on Tuesday, Aug. 24, at 1:30 p.m. via Teams. All are welcome Click here to join the meeting ABSTRACT The nature of sport requires athletes to exert their bodies and minds in pursuit of excellence. As part of this pursuit athletes must endure a necessary level of sport-related suffering,...

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Faculty of Kinesiology Thesis Oral Examination - Daneka Headley (MASRS candidate)-FR and SJ

Leslie Harquail

Posted: August 23, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The thesis titled, "Social Innovation in Non-Profit Sport Organizations in Developing Countries: Focus on Non-Profit Sport Organizations in Barbados", will be defended by Danika Headley on Monday, Aug. 23, at 1:30 p.m. via Teams. All are welcome Click here to join the meeting ABSTRACT Non-profit sport organizations, through the sport for development movement, have been tasked to find innovative...

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Please complete anonymous vaccination status survey-FR and SJ

Communications Office

Posted: August 20, 2021 11:03:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


An anonymous vaccination status survey was distributed to all UNB students, faculty and staff email accounts on Aug. 19. If you haven't yet filled out the quick survey, please check your email and do so ASAP.   We also encourage all students, faculty and staff to be vaccinated and to maintain copies of their vaccination status.  New Brunswick Public Health has various...

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Student Health Centre and Campus Pharmacy COVID-19 Scheduled Vaccination Clinic 2021-FR

UNB Student Health Centre/Campus Pharmacy

Posted: August 20, 2021 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The UNB Student Health Centre in partnership with the Campus Pharmacy will be offering scheduled COVID-19 Vaccination Clinics and a Back to School Immunization Blitz for both Pfizer and Moderna vaccines. Staff, faculty, students, and public are all welcome! COVID-19 VACCINATION CLINICS 2021 (PFIZER & MODERNA): LOCATION: MacLaggan Hall Skills Lab  TIME: 11 a.m. to 5...

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eServices and the old myUNB Portal – Decommissioned on Aug. 30 -FR and SJ

IT Service Desk

Posted: August 20, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


As a reminder, on Monday, Aug. 30, eServices and the old myUNB Portal will be shut down and decommissioned as part of the transition to the MyUNB Intranet.   All remaining links and services on these sites will be removed on Aug. 30. You can learn where to find links and services and see...

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Data Services at NB-IRDT: How Can We Help You?-FR and SJ

Abbey Fletcher

Posted: August 20, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The New Brunswick Institute for Research, Data and Training (NB-IRDT) provides secure access to a variety of New Brunswick administrative data, which is available for world-class research to help inform policy decisions. But where does a researcher start if they want to access NB-IRDT? How can data be shared with NB-IRDT? And how does one go about accessing these data? The NB-IRDT Data Services...

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2021-2022 Parking Permits-FR

Don Allen

Posted: August 19, 2021 11:05:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Parking permits for UNB Fredericton Campus will be available for purchase on Aug. 23rd, 2021. The parking regulations can be found on our web page: https://www.unb.ca/fredericton/security/index.html   Purchases for Faculty, Staff and Students will be on-line only.  The online parking permit order form can be found on the MyUNB homepage by selecting "I want to..." and then selecting...

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Remaining items removed from the old myUNB Portal and eServices on August 30-FR and SJ

IT Service Desk

Posted: August 19, 2021 11:03:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The transition to the MyUNB Intranet is almost complete. On August 30, eServices and the old myUNB portal will be shut down.   All remaining links on eServices and the temporary myUNB portal page located at oldportal.unb.ca will be removed and no longer available.  For...

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UNB Student Union Welcome Center-FR

Karen Miner

Posted: August 19, 2021 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The UNB Student Union Welcome Center will be closed on Friday, August 20th.  September bus passes will be available for purchase on Monday, August 23rd. Category: News and Notices Article Contact Information Contact: Karen Miner Email Address: kminer@unb.ca

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Campus Bookstore Re-Opening Monday Aug 23rd for in person shopping!-FR

Shelley Nowlan

Posted: August 19, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


We are so excited to be re-opening on Monday August 23rd to resume in person shopping!  Our hours of operation will be Weekdays 8:30 - 4:30 and Saturdays starting Sept 11th for the month of September and after Christmas break for the month of January from 10am-2pm.  Orders can still be placed on our website for shipping or now for in person pick up starting next week! We look forward...

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Media Lab opening!-FR

Debbie Goguen

Posted: August 19, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


We are ready to welcome back UNB faculty, staff, and students to the CETL Media Lab! The Media Lab will be open from 9am – 12pm and 1-4pm, Monday – Friday, beginning Monday, August 23rd!  Stop by for a visit and check out our new 3D Printer! If you have any questions, please contact medialab@unb.ca. Category: News and Notices Article Contact Information Contact: Debbie...

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REMINDER: Where you access your unofficial transcript has changed-FR

Mindy Chiasson

Posted: August 18, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Students will now view their unofficial transcript in Colleague Self Service.  Colleague Self Service has replaced the unofficial transcript view in eServices which was has been decommissioned.   As of August 16, Colleague Self Service will be available for students to access their unofficial transcript.   • The unofficial transcript will be available through the...

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Still space left! 2021 EdGeo Teacher Workshop - Earth and Environmental Science-FR and SJ

Ann C. Timmermans

Posted: August 18, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The Quartermain Earth Science Centre and the GAIA Project invites NB teachers and BEd students are invited to our 2021 EdGEO Workshop scheduled for August 24th and 25th, 2021at the Quartermain Museum, UNB, Fredericton. Day 1 involves ideas for in-classroom laboratory activities, and Day 2 includes a field trip to explore outdoor science suitable for NB students. Earth and environmental...

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2021 UNB Alumni Legacy Award Recipient - Emma Stephen-FR and SJ

Alumni Office

Posted: August 17, 2021 11:04:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


We are thrilled to announce the 2021 recipient of the UNB Associated Alumni's Alumni Legacy Award, third-year nursing student Emma Stephen! Emma is an outstanding student, caring community member and fiercely #ProudlyUNB! We are honoured to support her studies at UNB through this two-year scholarship. Only the second time this award has been granted, the Alumni Legacy Award helps provide future...

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myFiles removed on August 30-FR and SJ

IT Service Desk

Posted: August 17, 2021 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


As part of the transition to the MyUNB Intranet, myFiles (used to access your H drive from off campus) will be removed from the old myUNB portal and shut down on August 30.    You can continue to access your H drive files via:  1) OneDrive: Files saved in your H...

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Faculty of Kinesiology Thesis Oral Examination - Oscar Ortiz-FR and SJ

Leslie Harquail

Posted: August 17, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The thesis titled, "Activation of Task-Related Cortical Regions Across Multiple Memory Loads and Prehension", will be defended by Oscar Ortiz on Thursday, Aug. 19, at 1:00 p.m. via Teams. All are welcome Click here to join the meeting ABSTRACT This study aims to use electroencephalography (EEG) features during cognitive and motor tasks to study how different regions of the brain are engaged. As...

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Language and Personality Study - Seeking Participants!-FR and SJ

Narissa Byers

Posted: August 17, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The Language Development Laboratory is seeking native English speakers (i.e., English was the first language learned from birth at home with family) aged 18-35, with no history of learning disorders (e.g., dyslexia), language disorders (e.g., stuttering), neurological disorders (e.g., epilepsy, stroke), or psychiatric disorders (e.g., ADD/ADHD, depression, schizophrenia) for a study examining...

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Student Health Centre and Campus Pharmacy COVID-19 Scheduled Vaccination Clinic 2021-FR

UNB Student Health Centre/Campus Pharmacy

Posted: August 16, 2021 11:04:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The UNB Student Health Centre in partnership with the Campus Pharmacy will be offering scheduled COVID-19 Vaccination Clinics and a Back to School Immunization Blitz for both Pfizer and Moderna vaccines. Staff, faculty, students, and public are all welcome! COVID-19 VACCINATION CLINICS 2021 (PFIZER & MODERNA): LOCATION: MacLaggan Hall Skills Lab  TIME: 11 a.m. to 5...

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

Nancy Fitzpatrick

Posted: August 16, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


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. The deadline for nominations is 10 days after exam period at end of term. Make sure your excellent teacher gets the recognition they deserve! Nominations can be submitted online only. More details about...

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CETL Hours - Wednesday, August 18-FR

Nancy Fitzpatrick

Posted: August 16, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Please note the Centre for Enhanced Teaching & Learning (Marshall d'Avray Hall) will be affected by a planned power outage on Wednesday morning. Staff will be working remotely for the entire day with the exception of the following service areas: Media Lab - open for in-person visits from 1:00 - 4:00 Equipment Services - open for in-person service from 1:00 - 4:00 Regular university hours will...

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MyUNB Intranet Workshops: Aug. 18, Aug. 24 & Sept. 2-FR and SJ

IT Service Desk

Posted: August 13, 2021 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Are you interested in learning more about the new MyUNB Intranet? Join us for a live virtual workshop, where you'll learn about: Navigating the Intranet Useful features and pages Search tools And more! The workshops will be held in Teams Meetings, with no registration required. Simply click on the meeting link at your preferred date and time and join us for an in-depth tour. Wednesday, August...

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Scheduled Power Outage - Marshall d’Avray, Aitken Centre, and BMO Centre-FR

Carol Anne Booker

Posted: August 13, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Capital Planning & Operations, Fredericton Campus wishes to advise that a power outage is scheduled for Wednesday, August 18, 2021 from 9:30 am to 11:00 am. The buildings effected by this temporary outage are Marshall d'Avray, Aitken Centre, and BMO Centre. If you have any questions please contact Capital Planning & Operations at 506-453-4889 or fm@unb.ca. Category: News and...

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English Language Programme's Prep for Fall!-FR

Christopher Hudson-Brading

Posted: August 13, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Are you looking for a rapid and intense blast of English for Academic Purposes (EAP) before you start your academic program in September? The English Language Programme (ELP) is offering a 10-hour virtual program to get you started with confidence at UNB.  The focus will be on EAP reading, writing, listening and speaking, as well as a chance to gain valuable experience in Microsoft Teams...

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Student Health Centre and Campus Pharmacy COVID-19 Scheduled Vaccination Clinic 2021-FR

UNB Student Health Centre/Campus Pharmacy

Posted: August 11, 2021 11:07:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The UNB Student Health Centre in partnership with the Campus Pharmacy will be offering scheduled COVID-19 Vaccination Clinics and a Back to School Immunization Blitz for both Pfizer and Moderna vaccines. Staff, faculty, students, and public are all welcome! COVID-19 VACCINATION CLINICS 2021 (PFIZER & MODERNA): LOCATION: MacLaggan Hall Skills Lab  TIME: 11 a.m. to 5...

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myFiles removed on August 30 -FR and SJ

IT Service Desk

Posted: August 11, 2021 11:05:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


As part of the transition to the MyUNB Intranet, myFiles (used to access your H drive from off campus) will be removed from the old myUNB portal and shut down on August 30.    You can continue to access your H drive files via:  OneDrive: Files saved in your H...

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M365 Weekly Highlights: New Stream on SharePoint Interface-FR and SJ

IT Service Desk

Posted: August 11, 2021 11:04:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


M365 highlight of the week: Did you know the Stream interface will be changing on August 13? With the new version of Steam on SharePoint, all the videos you have access to are collected across Microsoft 365 into Stream for viewing and stored in OneDrive, SharePoint, or Teams. The new interface has the same look and feel as other M365 apps by allowing you to upload and share files the same way...

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SAS Software Licenses Available to UNB Students, Staff, and Faculty-FR and SJ

Abbey Fletcher

Posted: August 11, 2021 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


SAS software licenses available to UNB students, staff and faculty Looking for software to help with data management and analysis? SAS software is a statistical software suite developed by SAS Institute Inc. for data management and advanced analytics, with applications for topics like multivariate analysis, business intelligence, criminal investigation, and predictive analytics. The SAS...

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2021 EdGeo Teacher Workshop - Earth and Environmental Science-FR and SJ

Ann C. Timmermans

Posted: August 11, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


NB Teachers and BEd students are invited to our 2021 EdGEO Workshop.  Earth and environmental science literacy is relevant to every one of us.This year both the Quartermain Earth Science Centre and the GAIA Project are presenting science pedagogy on ideas and inquiry-based evidence-based hands-on laboratory activities centred on Earth, Earth Systems and Environmental topics. Each...

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Language and Personality Study - Seeking Participants!-FR and SJ

Narissa Byers

Posted: August 11, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The Language Development Laboratory is seeking native English speakers (i.e., English was the first language learned from birth at home with family) aged 18-35, with no history of learning disorders (e.g., dyslexia), language disorders (e.g., stuttering), neurological disorders (e.g., epilepsy, stroke), or psychiatric disorders (e.g., ADD/ADHD, depression, schizophrenia) for a study examining...

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Plan your fall term today!-FR and SJ

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: August 10, 2021 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Have you completed your fall term course selections? September will be here before you know it. Browse the fall schedule or visit the UNB Timetable to see the wide selection of course offerings.  Open entry courses Flexibility at your fingertips. Start any time and work at your own pace from anywhere! Open entry online courses are open to any UNB student, mature students, program...

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Faculty of Kinesiology Thesis Oral Examination - Master of Science in Kinesiology - Molly Gallibois-FR and SJ

Leslie Harquail

Posted: August 10, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The Thesis titled, "The Impact of a Standing Intervention on Falls in Long Term Care: A Secondary Analysis of a Randomised Controlled Trial", will be defended by Molly Gallibois on Monday August 16th at 11 a.m. Via Teams:  Click here to join the meeting ABSTRACT The purpose of this study was to investigate if a 22-week standing intervention would reduce falls in long term care (LTC)....

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Where you access your unofficial transcript is changing on August 16th-FR

Shawna Bergin

Posted: August 9, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Currently, students view their unofficial transcript in eServices.  As of August 16th, the unofficial transcript will be accessed in Colleague Self Service.  Colleague Self Service is replacing the unofficial transcript view in eServices.   As of August 16th, Colleague Self Service will be available for students to access their unofficial transcript.  The unofficial...

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Changes are coming to where your Teams meeting recordings are stored-FR and SJ

IT Service Desk

Posted: August 6, 2021 11:03:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


On Friday, Aug. 13, Stream on SharePoint, a new version of Microsoft Stream, will be launching at UNB. In the new Stream on SharePoint, you will be able to access all videos, to which you have access,  across all your Microsoft 365 (M365) apps, including OneDrive, SharePoint, Teams, and more. Included with this launch are recent changes to where Microsoft stores your Teams meeting...

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Employment Opportunity: Swim Instructor-FR

Lauren Rogers

Posted: August 6, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: Employment News


Recreation Services is hiring swim instructors for our fall and winter children and adult swim lesson program. The part time, term position would begin September 2021 for the 2021-2022 academic year. Please view the employment posting and reach out to Lauren Rogers, Manager of Fitness & Wellness at lrogers@unb.ca to submit your application. We look forward to hearing from you! Category:...

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UNB Health Research Conference Registration-FR and SJ

Jon Sensinger

Posted: August 6, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


We welcome you to register for UNB's Health Research Conference (HRC), which will take place on 19 August 2021. HRC is a one-day virtual conference to learn about the amazing health research going on at UNB, and to find potential synergies with other groups at UNB across campuses. Presentations will be provided by UNB faculty members and their labs. Researchers, clinical partners, government...

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Add a backup MFA method in case of lost or new devices-FR and SJ

IT Service Desk

Posted: August 5, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Do you a have backup Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) method set up for your UNB account? If yes, awesome! You don't need to do anything but perhaps let your colleagues/classmates know how important it is to set up a backup MFA method. If no, please read on and set up a backup MFA method. Did you know if you don't have a backup MFA method and you lose your device (or buy a new device without...

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UNB celebrates Pride 2021-FR and SJ

UNB Communications

Posted: August 4, 2021 11:08:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


At UNB, we believe that Pride should be celebrated year-round. We encourage our UNB community to show their pride, allyship and to show up as their authentic selves. In recognition of this year's Pride celebrations, and in representing our aspirations as an institution, we have raised a Progress flag on both the Fredericton and Saint John campuses. With the raising of this flag, we reaffirm...

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UNBF launches Transact Mobile Credential for students, faculty and staff-FR

UNB Communications

Posted: August 4, 2021 11:07:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Students, faculty and staff on the University of New Brunswick's Fredericton campus will benefit from the use of mobile credentials on iPhone, Apple Watch and Android phones this year – making UNB the first Canadian institution to implement Transact's mobile campus ID solution.  Mobile credentials will enhance door access and contactless payment capabilities by putting IDs on...

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M365 Weekly Highlights: Catch up on M365 monthly workshops you missed-FR and SJ

IT Service Desk

Posted: August 4, 2021 11:05:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


M365 highlight of the week: Missed this week's M365 monthly workshop giving a spotlight on Teams Meetings? All M365 monthly workshops are recorded and posted on the M365 resources site, so you can catch up on those you were unable to attend live or re-watch sessions you found particularly helpful. Each recording comes with a quick description of the topics covered, so you can easily find topics...

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Items removed from the myUNB Portal and from eServices on August 9-FR and SJ

IT Service Desk

Posted: August 4, 2021 11:04:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The transition to the MyUNB Intranet continues. On August 9, the following items are being removed from eServices as part of the transition.   Additionally, the old myUNB Portal is no longer accessible. A temporary page has been developed to access any remaining myUNB links until August 31. You can get to this page via the 'Old...

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Want a career that is in demand? Attend this free online information session to learn more!-FR and SJ

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: August 4, 2021 11:03:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Skilled professionals who provide ABA services are highly sought after by employers. UNB's Certificate in Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA) can help meet the demand.  This comprehensive, hands-on program is: Flexible. To accommodate different schedules, courses are offered on-campus and online. Online courses are self-paced to meet the needs of all learners. High-quality. Courses are...

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CEL's Fall Schedule is ready for viewing!-FR and SJ

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: August 4, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Browse our fall schedule to see all that's waiting for you at the UNB College of Extended Learning. Take a term based online course, register for an open entry online course, or sign up for in-person classes! Featured Courses Here are just a few of the course offerings available this fall: Open entry: • BIOL 1019 Biological Principles, Part II – Online • CS 1103 Introduction...

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UNB Print Services is ready for your return to campus-FR and SJ

Print Services

Posted: August 4, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Do you need new business cards, promotional materials, or course materials as we begin our return to campus? UNB Print Services offers a wide variety of professional print products and options available for all UNB campuses. Quotes and one-on-one consultations are available. Please submit your print requests to UNB Print Services as early as possible to assist with workload and ensure materials...

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Student Health Centre/Campus Pharmacy COVID-19 Scheduled Vaccination Clinics 2021 (Pfizer & Moderna)-FR

UNB Student Health Centre/Campus Pharmacy

Posted: August 3, 2021 11:05:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The UNB Student Health Centre in partnership with the Campus Pharmacy will be offering scheduled COVID-19 Vaccination Clinics and a Back to School Immunization 'Blitz' for both Pfizer and Moderna vaccines. Staff, faculty, students, and public are all welcome! COVID-19 Vaccination Clinics 2021 (Pfizer & Moderna): MacLaggan Halls Skills Lab - 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.         ...

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my.unb.ca link is changing on August 3-FR and SJ

IT Service Desk

Posted: August 3, 2021 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Beginning August 3, visiting my.unb.ca will take you directly to the home page of the new MyUNB Intranet. This change is part of moving UNB services to the new MyUNB, bringing all the information and services you use most into one place. The old myUNB Portal will be available until August 31 by visiting oldportal.unb.ca. Please review and update any webpages, instructions, or other documents...

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English Language Programme's Prep for Fall!-FR

Christopher Hudson-Brading

Posted: August 3, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Are you looking for a rapid and intense blast of English for Academic Purposes (EAP) before you start your academic program in September? The English Language Programme (ELP) is offering a 10-hour virtual program to get you started with confidence at UNB.  The focus will be on EAP reading, writing, listening, and speaking, as well as a chance to gain valuable experience in Microsoft Teams...

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Language and Personality Study - Seeking Participants!-FR and SJ

Narissa Byers

Posted: August 3, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The Language Development Laboratory is seeking native English speakers (i.e., English was the first language learned from birth at home with family) aged 18-35, with no history of learning disorders (e.g., dyslexia), language disorders (e.g., stuttering), neurological disorders (e.g., epilepsy, stroke), or psychiatric disorders (e.g., ADD/ADHD, depression, schizophrenia) for a study examining...

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Campus Bookstore to re-open August 23rd for in person shopping-FR

Shelley Nowlan

Posted: July 30, 2021 11:05:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


After many, many months of service to our customers on line, the Campus Bookstore is excited to announce our doors will be open to serve you in person August 23rd! We will resume our business hours of weekdays 8:30am to 4:30 pm and Saturdays 10am-2pm for September and January.  Orders can still be placed on our website www.unbshop.ca and if you would like to do in store pick up please...

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my.unb.ca link is changing on August 3-FR and SJ

IT Service Desk

Posted: July 30, 2021 11:03:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Beginning August 3, visiting my.unb.ca will take you directly to the home page of the new MyUNB Intranet. This change is part of moving UNB services to the new MyUNB, bringing all the information and services you use most into one place. The old myUNB Portal will be available until August 31 by visiting oldportal.unb.ca. Please review and update any webpages, instructions, or other documents...

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Campus - Water Main Flushing Notice 2021-FR

Cynthia Jenkins

Posted: July 30, 2021 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Capital Planning & Operations, Fredericton Campus wishes to advise that the 2021 water main flushing program will take place from Tuesday, August 3rd to Wednesday, August 4th. This work is necessary to ensure a high quality of drinking water on campus. UNBF users may notice discoloured water from their taps during these times.  The effect is temporary and should clear up quickly.   If...

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Participants needed for cancer research-FR and SJ

Danie Alyssa Beaulieu

Posted: July 30, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Researchers from the Centre for Research in Integrated Care at UNB want to learn about your needs for cancer support in New Brunswick!  If you are 19 years or older living in New Brunswick and have been impacted by cancer within the past 5 years (as a person with cancer, caregiver/family member, or care provider), you may participate in a 30-60-minute survey to discuss your...

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Alumni Changemaker: Bob Skillen-FR and SJ

Alumni Office

Posted: July 30, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Thirty years of dreaming, building and transforming. Retired UNB vice-president (advancement) and former executive director of the UNB Associated Alumni, Bob Skillen (BPE'79, BEd'81, MEd'88) chatted with current executive director, Michelle McNeil (BBA'03, MBA'09) about his thoughts on the role of university advancement and what's next for him. 'UNB's mission is important. We are a university...

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Creating space: A collective journey toward a culture of inclusion-FR and SJ

UNB Communications

Posted: July 29, 2021 11:06:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Members of the University of New Brunswick community have been working hard toward the implementation of the new Chosen Name and Gender Identity Policy. Over the last few months, the Policy Working Group and Implementation Team have been busy preparing multiple educational tools and social media pieces designed to inform the UNB community about the various ways they can create and...

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SUB Closed Monday, August 2, 2021-FR

Matthew Theriault

Posted: July 29, 2021 11:04:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Please be advised the Student Union Building will be closed on Monday, August 2, 2021 for the New Brunswick Day holiday. Regular summer building hours will resume on Tuesday, August 3, 2021. Category: News and Notices Article Contact Information Contact: Matthew Theriault Email Address: Matthew.Theriault@unb.ca

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The Campus Bookstore will be re-opening to the public August 23rd-FR

Shelley Nowlan

Posted: July 29, 2021 11:03:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


After working on line for many many months, the Bookstore is excited to announce our doors will be open on Monday August 23rd for in person shopping! Orders being placed on our website currently will still show shipping as the only option, so for those who would like to pick up in person starting the 23rd, please put your delivery address as: Bookstore29 Dineen Drive Fredericton E3B 6C2 In the...

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Changes are coming to where your Teams meeting recordings are stored-FR and SJ

IT Service Desk

Posted: July 29, 2021 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


On August 13, Stream on SharePoint, a new version of Microsoft Stream, will be launching at UNB. In the new Stream on SharePoint, you will be able to access all videos you have access to across all your Microsoft 365 (M365) apps, including OneDrive, SharePoint, Teams, and more. Included with this launch are recent changes to where Microsoft stores your Teams meeting recordings: 1. Private or...

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Fall Music Workshops open for Registration!-FR

Mark Kleyn

Posted: July 29, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


UNB Music Workshops open for Registration UNB's music conservatory has opened their lineup of fall workshops.  Students can participate in a variety of workshops for different ages and interests.  After a year of virtual workshops, we are excited to be returning to in-person music-making and exploration.   Workshops include: Group Guitar Group Piano Group Piano...

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UNB Ensembles open for registration-FR

Mark Kleyn

Posted: July 29, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


After a year of alternative delivery methods, we are so excited to host our ensembles in Memorial Hall again this Fall.  We are thrilled to introduce two new options for string students.  Little String Orchestra is for students aged 5 – 7 who are new to the violin.  Junior String Orchestra is for violinists aged 8 – 10 who have one- or two-years'...

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M365 Weekly Highlights: Make your images accessible in SharePoint-FR and SJ

IT Service Desk

Posted: July 28, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


M365 highlight of the week: Did you know that SharePoint has built-in tools to improve accessibility? Images are an important part of web content. They can grab attention, provide visual context, and act as navigation buttons. For these same reasons, it is important to consider the accessibility of your images. Alternative ('alt') text or tags provide a short description of the image or text...

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

Nancy Fitzpatrick

Posted: July 27, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

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. The deadline for nominations is 10 days after exam period at end of term. Make sure your excellent teacher gets the recognition they deserve! Nominations can be submitted online only. More details about this award are...

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Last Chance for Students to Provide Feedback on the Sexual Assault Policy and Procedures-FR and SJ

Cathy Holtmann

Posted: July 27, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The UNB Student Union, Student Representative Council and Graduate Student Association are working together to gather student feedback for the Sexual Assault Policy Review Committee. We have created a survey for all students to provide feedback on sexual assault prevention and intervention at UNB, and all results will remain anonymous. Please use this link to access the survey by July 31st to...

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Attending Dalhousie Medical at UNBSJ this Fall? Apply for scholarships!-FR and SJ

Undergraduate Awards Office

Posted: July 26, 2021 11:03:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


If you've graduated from UNB this year and plan to enroll in the Dalhousie Medical program hosted at UNB Saint John beginning Fall 2021, then we have scholarship opportunities for you! Scholarships descriptions and the application can be found here:  http://www.unb.ca/moneymatters/scholarships/continuing.html The deadline has been extended until July 30.  To request an application...

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Language and Personality Study - Seeking Participants!-FR and SJ

Narissa Byers

Posted: July 26, 2021 11:03:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The Language Development Laboratory is seeking native English speakers (i.e., English was the first language learned from birth at home with family) aged 18-35, with no history of learning disorders (e.g., dyslexia), language disorders (e.g., stuttering), neurological disorders (e.g., epilepsy, stroke), or psychiatric disorders (e.g., ADD/ADHD, depression, schizophrenia) for a study examining...

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Attention MATLAB Users – Update your MATLAB installation now-FR and SJ

IT Service Desk

Posted: July 26, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


UNB has renewed our campus-wide license for MATLAB & Simulink for one-year, effective July 1, 2021. To continue to access MATLAB, you may need to update the license file: Open MATLAB. If you are prompted to activate a new license file: Click on 'Activate Software'.  Choose to 'Activate using Internet'.  Once the reactivation is complete, restart MATLAB. For issues related to your...

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Participants needed for UNB Dual Task Gait Online Validity Study-FR and SJ

Mike Carroll

Posted: July 26, 2021 8:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Researchers in the Faculty of Kinesiology are recruiting individuals aged 65+ with no diagnosed muscle or joint conditions to participate in a research study to validate in person physical assessments with online versions.  Participation in this study includes one phone call and two thirty-minute sessions; one in person testing appointment in the UNB Kinesiology building, and one appointment...

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UNB graduates will celebrate in-person Fall Convocation ceremonies!-FR and SJ

UNB Communications

Posted: July 24, 2021 11:07:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


UNB is proud to announce that we will celebrate our graduates this fall with in-person convocation ceremonies. UNB students have completed their studies during a remarkable and challenging time and this dedication has not gone unrecognized. Graduation is an extremely important academic milestone; and we are thrilled to celebrate this achievement together once again. With the province's 'Path to...

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Extended Closure Alert: UNB Card Office closed July 26 - Aug. 6 (2 weeks)-FR and SJ

UNB Card Office

Posted: July 24, 2021 11:06:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The Card Office is closed for two weeks starting Monday, July 26 through to Friday, August 6. You can still submit your photo online but UCards with a Fredericton pickup location will not be printed or available for pickup during this closure. Emails will continue to be monitored; if you need immediate assistance, please email ucard@unb.ca.  Voicemails will be reviewed when the office...

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IUC Central Core, Science Library – Construction Advisory-FR

Cynthia Jenkins

Posted: July 24, 2021 11:04:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Capital Planning & Operations wishes to advise that beginning the week of July 26, 2021, construction will begin on the roof of IUC Central Core Science Library. Barricades will be installed at the site to maintain the safety of workers and the UNB community.  Pedestrians should expect restricted areas of travel around the IUC Central Core building for approx. 4-5 weeks.  Thank you...

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New location to access Self-Serve Payroll functions-FR and SJ

Jeff Comeau

Posted: July 24, 2021 11:03:00 AM ADT

Category: Employment News


Notice to employees of UNB This is a reminder that as of July 26, 2021 that access to Colleague Self-Serve has moved from MyUNB Portal to MyUNB Intranet.  This means that any payroll functions you use (Time Entry, Time Approval, Earnings Statements, T4 Information) will now need to be accessed through MyUNB Intranet under the Employment & Financial Information Section.  If you have...

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True Crime Presentation: Saint John’s Boy Burglar of 1914-FR and SJ

Emily R Lefloch

Posted: July 24, 2021 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Did the 'good old days' ever exist? This and other questions will be explored in this true crime talk on the case that gripped the city of Saint John in the summer of 1914- the case of the Boy Bandit. Guest speaker Prof. Greg Marquis of UNB Saint John will uncover a story of drama, tragedy and redemption that involved the killing of a police officer and the trial of a young offender. This Zoom...

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Reminder Early Time Entry Cutoff – August 7, 2021 pay-FR and SJ

Joanne Hodgson

Posted: July 24, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Due to the New Brunswick Day holiday weekend, it is necessary for Payroll Services to change the Time Entry cut-off dates for employee submission of hours and supervisor approval for the pay of August 7, 2021. Employee Time Entry Cut-Off - Employees using Time Entry timesheets must have all hours entered, electronically signed, and submitted to their supervisor for approval by midnight,...

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Appointments available at UNB Fredericton COVID-19 Vaccination Clinics-FR

Campus Pharmacy

Posted: July 22, 2021 11:05:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Walk-ins are being accepted for first and second doses of Moderna COVID-19 vaccine (mRNA-1273) on July 22 on a first-come, first-served basis. We recommend that you arrive early for a walk-in appointment as we cannot guarantee vaccines will be available for the stated end time.  UNB vaccination clinics will be held from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at MacLaggan Hall Skills Lab. Scheduled appointments...

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Student Changemakers: Sir Howard Douglas Scholars-FR and SJ

Alumni Office

Posted: July 22, 2021 11:04:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


This spring, 17 students were inducted into UNB's Sir Howard Douglas Society. These scholars and all of the scholars before them, exemplify the society's motto, Non Nobis Solum: Not for Ourselves Alone. We are proud of these changemakers and have profiled a few of them in our Spring/Summer issue of the Alumni News magazine. Read more. Category: News and Notices Article Contact...

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Items being removed from the myUNB Portal and eServices on July 26-FR and SJ

IT Service Desk

Posted: July 22, 2021 11:03:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


On July 26, the following items are being removed from the myUNB Portal and eServices as part of the transition to the new MyUNB Intranet. You can get there from unb.ca > UNB Students, Faculty & Staff drop down menu > New MyUNB Intranet. Learn where these links are in the new MyUNB Intranet.  MyUNB Portal Launch menu Colleague Self-Service Colleague Self-Service Test Colleague...

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PhD candidate receives national Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship-FR

UNB Communications

Posted: July 22, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Patricia Morris (BN'15, MN'21), a PhD candidate in interdisciplinary studies at the University of New Brunswick, has received a prestigious Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship to continue her doctoral studies. The recipients were announced on July 15 by Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada and several federal funding agencies: The Canadian Institutes of Health Research,...

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Dear First Year Me Campaign-FR

Niko Coady

Posted: July 21, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Student Services and the UNB Student Union are working on putting together this year's Dear First Year Me campaign. This is an annual campaign where returning students provide knowledge, advice, and information they wish they would have known in their first year. The information provided will be used for a multi-media campaign, including social media posts, posters, and more. If you are...

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my.unb.ca link is changing on August 3 -FR and SJ

IT Service Desk

Posted: July 21, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Beginning August 3, visiting my.unb.ca will take you directly to the home page of the new MyUNB Intranet. This change is part of moving UNB services to the new MyUNB, bringing all the information and services you use most into one place.   The old myUNB Portal will be available until August...

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Appointments available at UNB Fredericton COVID-19 Vaccination Clinics-FR

Campus Pharmacy

Posted: July 20, 2021 11:05:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Walk-ins are being accepted for first and second doses of Moderna COVID-19 vaccine (mRNA-1273) on July 22 on a first-come, first-served basis. We recommend that you arrive early for a walk-in appointment as we cannot guarantee vaccines will be available for the stated end time.  UNB vaccination clinics will be held from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at MacLaggan Hall Skills Lab. Scheduled appointments...

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Report suspicious emails easily with Beauceron’s ‘Report a Phish’ button in Outlook-FR and SJ

IT Service Desk

Posted: July 20, 2021 11:03:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


If you receive suspicious emails, you can easily report them using Beauceron's (UNB's cybersecurity awareness service provider) 'Report a Phish' button in Outlook. This feature is available for Outlook on your computer desktop (Windows and Mac), the Outlook Web App (OWA) and Outlook apps for iOS and Android mobile devices. Learn how to report a phish by device type by visiting the MyUNB...

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Student Union Welcome Center-FR

Karen Miner

Posted: July 20, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The Student Union Welcome Center will be closed on July 21st, 22nd and 23rd.  August bus passes will be available for purchase on July 28th. Category: News and Notices Article Contact Information Contact: Karen Miner Email Address: kminer@unb.ca

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UNB Introduces New Online Certificate in Contemporary Management in Arts & Culture-FR and SJ

Mark Kleyn

Posted: July 20, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The UNB Centre for Musical Arts, in association with ArtsLink NB and the Government of New Brunswick, is proud to offer our brand-new online certificate in Contemporary Management in Arts & Culture (CMAC). The first of its kind in Atlantic Canada, the CMAC certificate is a one-of-a-kind program built specifically for developing the skills and knowledge of people that aspire to be arts...

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UNB Email and Microsoft 365 links removed from old myUNB portal – July 19-FR and SJ

IT Service Desk

Posted: July 19, 2021 11:04:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


On July 19, the Email and Microsoft 365 (M365) links will be removed from the old myUNB portal.  These are already available in the new MyUNB Intranet and can be used now. How to access your Email and other M365 services from the MyUNB Intranet: Click the waffle menu The nine small white dots shaped like a waffle located in the top left corner of the MyUNB Intranet and any other internal...

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Items being removed from the myUNB portal and InsideUNB on July 19-FR and SJ

IT Service Desk

Posted: July 19, 2021 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


On July 19, the following items are being removed from the myUNB Portal Launch menu and InsideUNB as part of the transition to the new MyUNB Intranet. You can get there from unb.ca > UNB Students, Faculty & Staff drop down menu > New MyUNB Intranet. Learn where these links are in the new MyUNB Intranet. myUNB portal Launch Menu UNB cPanel Hosting Access Manager Cascade Virtual Lab Microsoft...

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Language and Personality Study - Seeking Participants!-FR and SJ

Narissa Byers

Posted: July 19, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The Language Development Laboratory is seeking native English speakers (i.e., English was the first language learned from birth at home with family) aged 18-35, with no history of learning disorders (e.g., dyslexia), language disorders (e.g., stuttering), neurological disorders (e.g., epilepsy, stroke), or psychiatric disorders (e.g., ADD/ADHD, depression, schizophrenia) for a study examining...

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Participants needed for UNB Dual Task Gait Online Validity Study-FR

Mike Carroll

Posted: July 19, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Researchers in the Faculty of Kinesiology are recruiting individuals aged 65+ with no diagnosed muscle or joint conditions to participate in a research study to validate in person physical assessments with online versions.  Participation in this study includes one phone call and two thirty-minute sessions; one in person testing appointment in the UNB Kinesiology building, and one...

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Speed Bumps Installed-FR

Don Allen

Posted: July 16, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Due to the excessive speed of some vehicles traveling between the Aitken University Centre and Marshall d'Avray Hall, two temporary speed bumps were installed on Friday July 16th 2021 as a traffic calming measure.  It is expected that this will increase the safety of all pedestrian and vehicular traffic in the area.  Please keep in mind that the campus has a 30 km/h speed limit. As...

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UNB Alumni and Research Changemaker: Moving things forward for vulnerable populations-FR and SJ

Alumni Office

Posted: July 15, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Tracey Rickards (BN'86, MN'05) considers herself among an army of 'subtle changemakers' – those who do little things on a constant basis to move the needle.   As an associate professor of nursing at UNB and the UNB manager of the Fredericton Downtown Community Health Clinic, she conducts research to identify transformative solutions to improve health outcomes for...

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Appointments available at UNB Fredericton COVID-19 Vaccination Clinics-FR

UNB Communications

Posted: July 14, 2021 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Walk-ins are being accepted for first and second doses of Moderna COVID-19 vaccine (mRNA-1273) on July 15 on a first-come, first-served basis. We recommend that you arrive early for a walk-in appointment as we cannot guarantee vaccines will be available for the stated end time.  UNB vaccination clinics will be held from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at MacLaggan Hall Skills Lab. Scheduled appointments...

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UNB Libraries’ Updated Catalogue Interface to be Released Monday, July 19th-FR and SJ

Joanne Smyth

Posted: July 14, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


OCLC, the vendors of UNB Libraries' catalogue, have updated their interface.  The new UNBWorldCat Discovery interface offers several improvements, including:   Better accessibility compliance.  Highlighted search terms in search results.  Better relevancy ranking of search results.  Search results include links to open access where available, through the Internet...

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Atlantic Provinces Autism Conference 2021 - Online Nov. 4 and 5!-FR and SJ

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: July 12, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Who should attend? The Atlantic Provinces Autism Conference (APAC) is for individuals on the Autism Spectrum and their family members, behaviour analysts, medical professionals, speech-language pathologists, occupational therapists, psychologists, faculty and researchers, teachers, intervention staff, support workers, and all other stakeholders interested in Autism Spectrum...

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Language and Personality Study - Seeking Participants!-FR and SJ

Narissa Byers

Posted: July 12, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The Language Development Laboratory is seeking native English speakers (i.e., English was the first language learned from birth at home with family) aged 18-35, with no history of learning disorders (e.g., dyslexia), language disorders (e.g., stuttering), neurological disorders (e.g., epilepsy, stroke), or psychiatric disorders (e.g., ADD/ADHD, depression, schizophrenia) for a study examining...

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my.unb.ca link is changing on Aug. 1-FR and SJ

IT Service Desk

Posted: July 9, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Beginning on August 1, visiting my.unb.ca will take you directly to the home page of the new MyUNB Intranet. This change is part of moving UNB services to the new MyUNB, bringing all the information and services you use most into one place. The old myUNB Portal will still be available until August 31 by visiting oldportal.unb.ca. Get to know your new MyUNB Intranet with these short...

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UNB Associated Alumnae Semi-Annual General Meeting-FR and SJ

UNB Associated Alumnae

Posted: July 9, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Join us for our virtual Semi-Annual General Meeting, July 14, 12-1 p.m. on Zoom. RSVP to alumni@unb.ca if you wish to attend. The UNB Associated Alumnae Council is made up of women graduates and former students of the university. Founded in 1910 and incorporated in 1919, the association's goal is to promote – directly and indirectly – the educational and...

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Items being removed from the eServices on July 12-FR and SJ

IT Service Desk

Posted: July 8, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


On July 12, the following items are being removed from eServices as part of the transition to the new MyUNB Intranet. You can get there from unb.ca > UNB Students, Faculty & Staff drop down menu > New MyUNB Intranet. Learn where these links are in the new MyUNB Intranet. eServices Student Academic Deferred Exam Request Class Timetable Exam Schedule Confirmation of Enrolment Application to...

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SAS Software Licenses Available to UNB Students, Staff, and Faculty-FR and SJ

Abbey Fletcher

Posted: July 8, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Looking for software to help with data management and analysis? SAS software is a statistical software suite developed by SAS Institute Inc. for data management and advanced analytics, with applications for topics like multivariate analysis, business intelligence, criminal investigation, and predictive analytics. The SAS software suite can retrieve, alter, manage, mine, and analyze data from a...

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Appointments available at UNB Fredericton COVID-19 Vaccination Clinics -FR

UNB Communications

Posted: July 7, 2021 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Walk-ins are being accepted for first and second doses of Moderna COVID-19 vaccine (mRNA-1273) on July 8 on a first-come, first-served basis. We recommend that you arrive early for a walk-in appointment as we cannot guarantee vaccines will be available for the stated end time.  UNB vaccination clinics will be held from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at MacLaggan Hall Skills Lab. Scheduled appointments...

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Participants needed for UNB Band-Frail Study -FR and SJ

Sarah Kennedy

Posted: July 7, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Are you interested in helping advance exercise and diabetes research in New Brunswick?  UNB is looking for participants ages 65+, who have been diagnosed with type 2 diabetes, and who have begun to struggle with everyday activities, to take part in the Band-Frail Study.  Participation in this study includes two 45 minutes sessions per week for 16 weeks, which will consist of an...

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Looking for Sustainability Champions-FR and SJ

Matt Bishop

Posted: July 6, 2021 11:05:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


UNB Sustainability is looking for people with sustainable experiences and knowledge, to help us organize ways to help create a deeper culture of sustainability throughout the UNB community. With your help, we want to create learning spaces and digital materials, for staff, students, and faculty to learn important tips and tricks to help them on the sustainable journey. These could range from...

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Faculty of Kinesiology Thesis Oral Examination - Master of Science in Kinesiology - Hilary Pond-FR and SJ

Leslie Harquail

Posted: July 6, 2021 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The Thesis titled, "A Cross-Sectional Analysis Investigating the Association of Physical Activity & Sedentary Behaviour Patterns on Frailty Status in Older Adults Living with Diabetes Mellitus" will be defended by Hilary Pond on Tuesday, July 13 at 9 a.m.  Via Teams Click here to join the meeting  ABSTRACT BACKGROUND: Increased physical activity (PA) is as a cornerstone for the...

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Language and Personality Study - Seeking Participants!-FR and SJ

Narissa Byers

Posted: July 6, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The Language Development Laboratory is seeking native English speakers (i.e., English was the first language learned from birth at home with family) aged 18-35, with no history of learning disorders (e.g., dyslexia), language disorders (e.g., stuttering), neurological disorders (e.g., epilepsy, stroke), or psychiatric disorders (e.g., ADD/ADHD, depression, schizophrenia) for a study examining...

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Participants needed for UNB Dual Task Gait Online Validity Study-FR

Mike Carroll

Posted: July 6, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Researchers in the Faculty of Kinesiology are recruiting individuals aged 65+ with no diagnosed muscle or joint conditions to participate in a research study to validate in person physical assessments with online versions.  Participation in this study includes one phone call and two thirty-minute sessions; one in person testing appointment in the UNB Kinesiology building, and one...

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UNB Alumni Changemaker: Victoria LaBillois-FR and SJ

Alumni Office

Posted: July 5, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


As a Mi'gmaq entrepreneur and a female in a traditionally male-dominated field, UNB alumna Victoria LaBillois (BA'91, MBA'04), has faced more than her share of barriers. Read how Victoria, a fearless leader and changemaker is creating change, in the Spring Summer issue of our digital Alumni News magazine. Read more. Category: News and Notices Article Contact Information Contact: Alumni...

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The Fergusson Foundation Grants Program is now accepting applications for 2021!-FR and SJ

Fergusson Foundation

Posted: July 5, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The Fergusson Foundation, a joint supporter with UNB of the Muriel McQueen Fergusson Centre for Family Violence Research, is now accepting applications for funding from registered charities! The Fergusson Foundation grants program provides financial contributions to Canadian Registered Charities, based in and serving Atlantic Canada. Charities are eligible if their project aligns with...

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Revitalizing the Wolastoqey Language-FR and SJ

UNB Communications

Posted: July 2, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Like many Indigenous people in his generation, Logan Perley is not a fluent speaker of his traditional language. In this short documentary, Logan explores changes required to revitalize traditional language development among younger generations. Revitalizing the Wolastoqey language — Wabanaki Collection About the Wabanaki Collection The Wabanaki Collection, a website run by the UNB's...

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UNB English Language Programme Summer Term Course offerings-FR

Christopher Hudson-Brading

Posted: June 30, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Academic English as a Second Language 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.  AESL 1011 (for Undergraduate students) and AESL 6021 (for Graduate students) will be offered on Tuesdays during Session D: June 30...

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Participants needed for Sociology Research Study -FR and SJ

Alison Meng

Posted: June 30, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


My name is Alison Meng, and I am inviting young men (ages 19 to 25) in Atlantic Canada to participate in my research on masculinity, gender and intimate partner violence (IPV) for my Master's thesis in Sociology at the University of New Brunswick (UNB). The purpose of this study is to examine how men think about and perceive IPV, how social constructions of masculinity and gender influence...

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Microsoft 365 training workshop recordings available -FR and SJ

IT Service Desk

Posted: June 29, 2021 11:04:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Are you interested in learning more about Microsoft 365? Did you miss a M365 Monthly Workshop and want to catch up on the training? All M365 monthly workshops are available as recordings on the Microsoft 365 Resources site. You can also find online training and visit the feature showcase to learn more about M365 apps, new features, and tips and tricks. Follow the Microsoft 365 Resources site by...

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Student Accounts Counter Hours-FR

Richelle Corey

Posted: June 29, 2021 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Effective Monday, July 5th the counter in Student Accounts in the IUC Physics Building will be open from 9:00 to 1:00 Monday through Friday for the remainder of the summer. All payment options can be found on the MyUNB Intranet in the Tuition and Fees section.   Category: News and Notices Article Contact Information Contact: Richelle Corey Email Address: Richelle.Corey@unb.ca

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UNB Alumni story: Understanding the historical context of Indigenous Peoples in Canada-FR and SJ

UNB Communications

Posted: June 29, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Shelley Francis (BN'91) has spent her entire nursing career lifting the voices of Indigenous Peoples, providing non-judgmental, culturally safe, and compassionate care to all citizens. Read her story. Category: News and Notices Article Contact Information Contact: UNB Communications Email Address: talktous@unb.ca

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Just released: Alumni News magazine online-FR and SJ

Alumni Office

Posted: June 29, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Alumni News magazine spring/summer 2021 UNB changemakers are everywhere. In this spring/summer issue of Alumni News, we're highlighting alumni, students and researchers who are transforming communities and the lives of others.  Here are some of the changemakers you'll read about. Krista Carr (BBA'95), CEO of Inclusion Canada, is leading a movement for children and adults with...

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Land and Sea: The Mi’kmaq Journey -FR and SJ

UNB Communications

Posted: June 28, 2021 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


From the deep woods of Nova Scotia to the Smithsonian archives housed in Washington D.C., the Canadian Broadcasting Company (CBC) documented the long journey to protect Mi'kmaq culture for future generations. Land & Sea: The Mi'kmaq Journey — Wabanaki Collection About the Wabanaki Collection The Wabanaki Collection, a website run by the UNB's Mi'kmaq-Wolastoqey Centre, connects...

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SUB Closed Thursday, July 1st.-FR

Matthew Theriault

Posted: June 28, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Please be advised that the Student Union Building will be closed on Thursday, July 1, for Canada Day. Regular summer building hours will resume on Friday, July 2. Category: News and Notices Article Contact Information Contact: Matthew Theriault Email Address: Matthew.Theriault@unb.ca

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Language and Personality Study - Seeking Participants!-FR and SJ

Narissa Byers

Posted: June 28, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The Language Development Laboratory is seeking native English speakers (i.e., English was the first language learned from birth at home with family) aged 18-35, with no history of learning disorders (e.g., dyslexia), language disorders (e.g., stuttering), neurological disorders (e.g., epilepsy, stroke), or psychiatric disorders (e.g., ADD/ADHD, depression, schizophrenia) for a study examining...

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Participants needed for UNB Band-Frail Study -FR and SJ

Sarah Kennedy

Posted: June 28, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Are you interested in helping advance exercise and diabetes research in New Brunswick?  UNB is looking for participants ages 65+, who have been diagnosed with type 2 diabetes, and who have begun to struggle with everyday activities, to take part in the Band-Frail Study.  Participation in this study includes two 45 minutes sessions per week for 16 weeks, which will consist of an...

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Peyton Juhnke, UNB Fredericton Valedictorian-FR and SJ

UNB Communications

Posted: June 25, 2021 11:07:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Peyton Juhnke (BPhil'21), UNB's first Indigenous valedictorian, delivered an inspiring valedictory address to the Class of 2021 at UNB Fredericton's 191st Encaenia. Watch her address at 1:09:54 in the Encaenia video. Listen to Peyton on CBC's The Current's special Class of 2021 episode. Category: News and Notices Article Contact Information Contact: UNB Communications Email Address:...

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13 Moon Healing Drums -FR and SJ

UNB Communications

Posted: June 25, 2021 11:04:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The 13 Moon Healing Drums were conceptualized as a source of healing for mind, body, heart and spirit to be used during the 13 Moon Teaching sessions of Elder Opolahsomuwehs (Imelda Perley). The artwork on the drums depicts the sacred relationships with ourselves, others and that which surrounds us, which correlate with each moon teaching. These drums will continue to bring healing for all who...

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ITS performing Fredericton campus network maintenance July 5 – Aug. 4-FR

IT Service Desk

Posted: June 25, 2021 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


ITS will be performing regular campus network maintenance between 7 – 7:30 a.m. (30 minutes) at various locations on the Fredericton campus between July 5 and Aug. 4, including: Monday, July 5 – Richard J. CURRIE CENTER Tuesday, July 6 – Kinesiology Building Wednesday, July 7 – NRC Building Thursday, July 8 – Information Technology Centre (ITC) Monday, July 12...

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Items being removed from the myUNB portal, eServices and InsideUNB on June 30-FR and SJ

IT Service Desk

Posted: June 25, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


On June 30, the following items are being removed from the myUNB Portal and eServices as part of the transition to the new MyUNB Intranet. You can get there from unb.ca > UNB Students, Faculty & Staff drop down menu > New MyUNB Intranet. Learn where these links are in the new MyUNB Intranet. myUNB portal Alerts Nursing CASA Launch Menu – Page 2 Select Courses Quick Course...

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TWO Available 4-Year-Old Spaces at College Hill Early Learning-FR

Sarah McConnell

Posted: June 25, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


College Hill Early Learning located on UNB campus in Fredericton, currently has two available spaces in their 4-year-old program. This space is available from July 1, 2021- August 31, 2022 for those heading to school in the Fall of 2022. For more information please email chelc@unb.ca Category: News and Notices Article Contact Information Contact: Sarah McConnell Email Address: chelc@unb.ca

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UNB study recruiting participants for online brain health assessment-FR and SJ

Pascale Michaud

Posted: June 25, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Are you interested in challenging your memory and attention in a series of cognitive tests? We are currently recruiting participants to help validate an online brain health assessment in French and in English. You can take the test in either French or English.   Your participation will involve: •    2 online sessions (30 minutes each) taken one week apart...

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UNB Fredericton launches UCard Mobile ID-FR

UNB Communications

Posted: June 24, 2021 11:07:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The University of New Brunswick is pleased to announce the use of UCard Mobile ID on the Fredericton campus for all students, faculty and staff. We are the first campus in Canada to offer university ID on a mobile device. Your university ID, known as the UCard, can be added to Apple Wallet or Google Pay and your iPhones, Apple Watches or Android phones can be used to access campus...

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13 Moon Healing Drums -FR and SJ

UNB Communications

Posted: June 24, 2021 11:06:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The 13 Moon Healing Drums were conceptualized as a source of healing for mind, body, heart and spirit to be used during the 13 Moon Teaching sessions of Elder Opolahsomuwehs (Imelda Perley). The artwork on the drums depicts the sacred relationships with ourselves, others and that which surrounds us, which correlate with each moon teaching. These drums will continue to bring healing for all who...

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UNB Alumni story: Indigenous languages through illustrations-FR and SJ

UNB Communications

Posted: June 24, 2021 11:05:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Breana Andrews (BScKin'21) shares her story of creating a book of illustrations dedicated to the learning and preserving of Indigenous languages of groups in Atlantic Canada. Read her story. Category: News and Notices Article Contact Information Contact: UNB Communications Email Address: talktous@unb.ca

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How you update your contact information is changing. -FR

Registrar's Office - Fredericton Campus

Posted: June 24, 2021 11:03:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Currently, UNB students use eServices to update personal contact information.  As of Jun. 30th, 2021 Colleague Self Services will be replacing eServices demographics. To update your home or local address, personal email address, home or personal cell phone number, and emergency contact information in Colleague Self Service, go to:  • MyUNB intranet...

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

Nancy Fitzpatrick

Posted: June 24, 2021 11:02:00 AM ADT

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. The deadline for nominations is 10 days after exam period at end of term. Make sure your excellent teacher gets the recognition they deserve! Nominations can be submitted online only. More details about this award...

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Shinerama Trivia and Cookbook Fundraiser-FR

UNBSU Shinerama Chair

Posted: June 24, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: Student Organizations


Hello everyone! UNB's Shinerama campaign is back once again this year for 2021, and our first Shinerama trivia event will be taking place virtually this Saturday, June 26th, from 8pm-9pm Atlantic Time. The trivia will be Disney-themed and is sure to be a lot of fun, and feel free to bring a donation as 100% of proceeds will be going directly towards Cystic Fibrosis Canada! However, even if you...

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Participants needed for Sociology Research Study -FR and SJ

Alison Meng

Posted: June 24, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


My name is Alison Meng, and I am inviting young men (ages 19 to 25) in Atlantic Canada to participate in my research on masculinity, gender and intimate partner violence (IPV) for my Master's thesis in Sociology at the University of New Brunswick (UNB). The purpose of this study is to examine how men think about and perceive IPV, how social constructions of masculinity and gender influence...

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Participants needed for UNB Dual Task Gait Online Validity Study-FR

Mike Carroll

Posted: June 24, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Researchers in the Faculty of Kinesiology are recruiting individuals aged 65+ with no diagnosed muscle or joint conditions to participate in a research study to validate in person physical assessments with online versions.  Participation in this study includes one phone call and two thirty-minute sessions; one in person testing appointment in the UNB Kinesiology building, and one...

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UNB Fredericton COVID-19 Vaccination Clinics-FR

UNB Communications

Posted: June 22, 2021 11:05:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


We are excited to announce that UNB will be holding COVID-19 vaccination clinics in partnership with UNB Fredericton Student Health Centre, UNB Campus Pharmacy and New Brunswick Public Health.  UNB vaccination clinics will be available from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at MacLaggan Hall Skills Lab on the following dates: Monday, June 28 Thursday, July 8 Thursday, July 15 Thursday, July 22 Monday,...

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Wabanaki History, Rights, and Culture -FR and SJ

UNB Communications

Posted: June 22, 2021 11:04:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


With the Treaties of Peace and Friendship, the Wolastoqey, Mi'kmaq, and Peskotomuhkati nations negotiated agreements with the British Crown to establish peaceful co-existence. The first peoples of this land have distinct and inherent rights, cultures, and languages that are to be passed from generation to generation. Learn more about the history, rights, and culture of the Wabanaki nations in...

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There is still time to register for classes starting June 30!-FR and SJ

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: June 22, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Register now for classes starting next week!  A variety of topics and levels are still available.  Complete a 3-credit hour course in less than 6 weeks or register anytime for Open Entry online courses and take up to 6 months to complete! Computer Science CS 3853 – Computer Architecture and Organization CS 3997 – Professional Practice Education ED 3011 – Professional...

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Fire Hazard-FR

Don Allen

Posted: June 22, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


On June 21st 2021 there was a small fire in the mulch by the Kinesiology building.  It appears that a cigarette was carelessly discarded and landed in the dry mulch which resulted in a fire.  Cigarettes should be extinguished and then discarded in a proper "butt stop".  Summer heat adds to the risk of a fire starting. Your assistance in helping reduce the risk of accidental fire...

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UNB Alumni story: Teaching true and detailed Indigenous history is the first step to changing the perception of our people-FR and SJ

UNB Communications

Posted: June 21, 2021 11:04:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Trey Lewis (BBA'18, BEd'20) shares his story of moving from playing hockey for the Halifax Mooseheads and UNB Reds, to finding his calling in education and teaching Indigenous history. Read his story. Category: News and Notices Article Contact Information Contact: UNB Communications Email Address: talktous@unb.ca

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Changes to NEW UNB login IDs-FR and SJ

IT Service Desk

Posted: June 21, 2021 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


UNB's current process for creating and assigning NEW login IDs has changed. This change supports UNB's recent Chosen Name and Gender Identity policy and IT security standards. Previously, a UNB login ID was generated using an individual's legal name (ex: Jane Doe – jdoe) but, as of June 22, all NEW faculty, staff and students are assigned a randomly generated, five-character login ID...

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Language and Personality Study - Seeking Participants!-FR and SJ

Narissa Byers

Posted: June 21, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The Language Development Laboratory is seeking native English speakers (i.e., English was the first language learned from birth at home with family) aged 18-35, with no history of learning disorders (e.g., dyslexia), language disorders (e.g., stuttering), neurological disorders (e.g., epilepsy, stroke), or psychiatric disorders (e.g., ADD/ADHD, depression, schizophrenia) for a study examining...

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Participants needed for UNB Band-Frail Study -FR and SJ

Sarah Kennedy

Posted: June 21, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Athletics Recreation and Wellness


Are you interested in helping advance exercise and diabetes research in New Brunswick? UNB is looking for participants ages 65+, who have been diagnosed with type 2 diabetes, and who have begun to struggle with everyday activities, to take part in the Band-Frail Study.  Participation in this study includes two 45 minutes sessions per week for 16 weeks, which will consist of an education...

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National Indigenous Peoples Day: Significance of June 21-FR and SJ

UNB Communications

Posted: June 18, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


National Indigenous Peoples Day is a time to recognize, honour and celebrate the rich and diverse cultures of the first peoples of this land.  In New Brunswick, we live and work on the unceded and unsurrendered homelands of the Wolastoqey, Mi'kmaq, and Peskotomuhkati Nations. They have lived here and have been caretakers of the land and water since time immemorial. June 21 celebrates the...

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Path to Green-FR and SJ

UNB Communications

Posted: June 18, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Rollup your sleeves!  New Brunswick Public Health is encouraging all eligible New Brunswickers to book an appointment to receive a COVID vaccine. Green is within reach. When 75 per cent of all New Brunswickers are fully vaccinated, New Brunswick Public Health will remove all remaining health and safety restrictions.  Let's all do all our part and book an appointment...

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New Brunswick reaches the first target on the path to Green-FR and SJ

UNB Communications

Posted: June 16, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The Government of New Brunswick announced the province will move to the first phase of the path to Green at midnight on June 15.   UNB joins New Brunswick Public Health in thanking all New Brunwickers for doing your part to keep our community healthy and safe. We encourage those 12 years and older to book an appointment to receive their first and second doses of the COVID-19 vaccine...

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Students reflect on 2020-21: Yakoub Al Awabdeh shares his experience-FR and SJ

Communications Office

Posted: June 16, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


It has been over a year since the University of New Brunswick adapted to the COVID-19 pandemic. Despite both the expected and unexpected challenges, students have reached out to spread positivity across our campuses, express gratitude and share their stories. Yakoub Al Awabdeh, a fourth-year finance and accounting student at the Fredericton campus, took time to share his experience navigating...

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Potential October 2021 Graduating Students-FR

Mindy Chiasson

Posted: June 15, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Please be aware that the firm deadline to apply to graduate for October 2021 is September 1st, 2021.  All potential graduating students MUST apply to graduate by this date to be considered for Fall graduation.  All Undergraduate students who have not already done so are urged to fill out the application to graduate form.  This form is available from the UNB homepage; Academics...

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Walk-in vaccination clinics available

UNB Communications

Posted: June 14, 2021 11:05:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


New Brunswick Public Health reported that 73.6 per cent of New Brunswickers aged 12 and older have now received their first dose of a COVID-19 vaccine. Another 9,664 people need to receive their first dose to reach the 75 per cent mark, which is necessary to begin loosening pandemic restrictions under the province's Path to Green. Anyone eligible for a vaccine who has not already received their...

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Upcoming changes to NEW UNB login IDs

IT Service Desk

Posted: June 14, 2021 11:04:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


UNB's current process for creating and assigning NEW login IDs is changing. This change supports UNB's recent Chosen Name and Gender Identity policy and IT security standards.    Currently, a UNB login ID is generated using an individual's legal name (ex: Jane Doe – jdoe) but as of June 22,...

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UNB English Language Programme Summer Term Course offerings

Christopher Hudson-Brading

Posted: June 14, 2021 11:03:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Academic English as a Second Language 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) will be...

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UNB receives $1 million from ACOA for professional sales initiatives

Communications Office

Posted: June 14, 2021 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The University of New Brunswick and the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency (ACOA) have announced a new collaboration to develop proficiency in professional sales across the region. A $1-million contribution from the Government of Canada, through ACOA, was announced on June 10 at an event at UNB's Grand Hall in Saint John's historic uptown. The funding will support a number of professional...

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Exciting changes are coming to APAC 2021!

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: June 14, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Thanks to feedback from our past participants, we're making improvements to this year's online Atlantic Provinces Autism Conference. Here are some of the changes you can expect to see at APAC 2021: • Shorter conference day No matter how engaging the speaker or interesting the topic, we recognize it is tough to be online for a full day. APAC 2021 will feature two half-days of keynote and...

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Grand National Fibre Exhibition 2021: Crossroads An Exhibition of Canadian Quilt and Fibre Art

Lori Quick

Posted: June 14, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The UNB Art Centre invites you to join us live and virtually for the final exhibit of the spring season. The East and West Galleries will showcase the Grand National Fibre Exhibition 2021: Crossroads which features some of the best in contemporary fibre art from across the country. Works present a variety of techniques including quilting, needle painting, felting, and rug hooking as well as...

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Language and Personality Study - Seeking Participants!

Narissa Byers

Posted: June 14, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The Language Development Laboratory is seeking native English speakers (i.e., English was the first language learned from birth at home with family) aged 18-35, with no history of learning disorders (e.g., dyslexia), language disorders (e.g., stuttering), neurological disorders (e.g., epilepsy, stroke), or psychiatric disorders (e.g., ADD/ADHD, depression, schizophrenia) for a study examining...

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Participants needed for Sociology Research Study

Alison Meng

Posted: June 14, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


My name is Alison Meng, and I am inviting young men (ages 19 to 25) in Atlantic Canada to participate in my research on masculinity, gender and intimate partner violence (IPV) for my Master's thesis in Sociology at the University of New Brunswick (UNB). The purpose of this study is to examine how men think about and perceive IPV, how social constructions of masculinity and gender influence...

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Participants needed for UNB Band-Frail Study

Sarah Kennedy

Posted: June 14, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Are you interested in helping advance exercise and diabetes research in New Brunswick?  UNB is looking for participants ages 65+, who have been diagnosed with type 2 diabetes, and who have begun to struggle with everyday activities, to take part in the Band-Frail Study.  Participation in this study includes two 45 minutes sessions per week for 16 weeks, which will consist of an...

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MyUNB Intranet Workshop: June 15

IT Service Desk

Posted: June 10, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Are you interested in learning more about the new MyUNB Intranet? Join us for a live virtual workshop, where you'll learn about: Navigating the Intranet Useful features and pages Search tools And more! The workshop will be held in Teams Meetings, with no registration required. Simply click on the meeting link at your preferred date and time and join us for an in-depth tour. This workshop will...

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Support for Electronic Theses and Dissertations @ UNB Libraries

Rob Glencross

Posted: June 10, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


UNB Libraries, in partnership with the School of Graduate Studies (SGS), offers support to graduate students who are preparing their electronic theses and dissertations (ETD). As such, we are pleased to announce a new website dedicated to providing tips and tools for students as they prepare final copies of their work. lib.unb.ca/etd The website includes templates that facilitate adherence to...

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Summer @ UNB - New Online Classes Starting Soon

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: June 9, 2021 11:03:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


You still have a chance to earn credit toward your degree this Summer!  Don't miss out on classes starting June 30. Complete a 3-credit hour course in less than 6 weeks or register anytime for Open Entry online courses and take up to 6 months to complete! Computer Science CS 3853 – Computer Architecture and Organization CS 3997 – Professional Practice Education ED 3011 –...

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M365 Weekly Highlights: Hard Mute in MS Teams

IT Service Desk

Posted: June 9, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


M365 highlight of the week: Looking for a way to control whether your Teams meeting attendees can unmute their mics? Hard mute prevents meeting attendees from being able to unmute their mics so you can present without interruption. If an attendee needs to speak or it's time for a group discussion, as the meeting organizer or presenter, you can unmute participants' mics as needed. How do I turn...

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Items being removed from the myUNB portal, eServices and InsideUNB on June 14

IT Service Desk

Posted: June 9, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


On June 14, the following items are being removed from the myUNB Portal and eServices as part of the transition to the new MyUNB Intranet. You can get there from unb.ca > UNB Students, Faculty & Staff drop down menu > New MyUNB Intranet.   Learn where these links are in the new MyUNB Intranet.   myUNB portal Request Tracking eServices Student Personal  Change my...

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Healthy Seniors Pilot Project: Read about all five funded UNB projects and their teams

Jeremy Elder-Jubelin

Posted: June 8, 2021 11:03:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


In February, we announced the five UNB projects funded by the Healthy Seniors Pilot Project (HSPP). UNB researchers received nearly $6 million in provincial and federal funding for research to support healthy aging for seniors in their homes, communities and care facilities. Over the last few months, we've been working with the successful teams to share their projects on the Research blog; you...

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UNB Virtual Health Research Conference (HRC)

Shelley Doucet

Posted: June 8, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


A virtual UNB Health Research Conference (HRC) will take place sometime in mid-August or late September 2021. Please fill out our doodle poll by June 18, 2021 to help us choose the best date.    Here are some preliminary details: What: One-day virtual conference to learn about the amazing health research going on at UNB, and to find potential synergies with other groups at UNB across...

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Language and Personality Study - Seeking Participants!

Kate MacGregor

Posted: June 8, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The Language Development Laboratory is seeking native English speakers (i.e., English was the first language learned from birth at home with family) aged 18-35, with no history of learning disorders (e.g., dyslexia), language disorders (e.g., stuttering), neurological disorders (e.g., epilepsy, stroke), or psychiatric disorders (e.g., ADD/ADHD, depression, schizophrenia) for a study examining...

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Participants needed for UNB Band-Frail Study

Sarah Kennedy

Posted: June 8, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Are you interested in helping advance exercise and diabetes research in New Brunswick?  UNB is looking for participants ages 65+, who have been diagnosed with type 2 diabetes, and who have begun to struggle with everyday activities, to take part in the Band-Frail Study.  Participation in this study includes two 45 minutes sessions per week for 16 weeks, which will consist of an...

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Participants needed for Sociology Research Study

Alison Meng

Posted: June 7, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


My name is Alison Meng, and I am inviting young men (ages 19 to 25) in Atlantic Canada to participate in my research on masculinity, gender and intimate partner violence (IPV) for my Master's thesis in Sociology at the University of New Brunswick (UNB). The purpose of this study is to examine how men think about and perceive IPV, how social constructions of masculinity and gender influence...

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COVID-19 vaccination appointments available in Fredericton

UNB Communications

Posted: June 3, 2021 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


New Brunswick will begin to loosen health and safety restrictions based on 75% vaccination rate of all eligible individuals receiving at least one dose of COVID-19 vaccine. New Brunswick Public Health encourages anyone who has not yet received their first dose to book an appointment online through participating pharmacies or Horizon Health Network and Vitalité clinics.  The vaccine...

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Graduate Student Peer Community Group

Matthew MacLean

Posted: June 3, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Athletics Recreation and Wellness


This supportive community, designed by and for UNB Graduate Students, offers peer mentoring with a mental health and wellness focus. Weekly meetings in a safe and confidential space will help you build connections and foster resilience as you pursue your graduate studies. Groups are moderated by trained UNB Graduate Student volunteers under the direction of the Mental health Strategist from...

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Graduates will be able to obtain a complete list of the Class of 2021!

Communications Office

Posted: June 2, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


At a typical in-person graduation ceremony, each person attending the event receives a convocation program. Most graduates, and their loved ones, hold on to the program as a keepsake.  Even though UNB is hosting virtual ceremonies, graduates can still have that memento.  A newspaper supplement listing graduates will be included in the June 5th editions of both the Telegraph Journal...

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M365 Weekly Highlights: Make scheduling easier

IT Service Desk

Posted: June 2, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


M365 highlight of the week: Are you looking for ways to spend less time on scheduling? M365 has you covered with FindTime for Outlook and Bookings. What is FindTime? FindTime is a free Microsoft scheduling tool that installs directly into Outlook and allows you to quickly and easily insert a poll to find a meeting time that works for everyone (like Doodle Polls). FindTime will also check...

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Wondering how to view the Encaenia and Spring Convocation ceremonies?

Communications Office

Posted: June 1, 2021 11:08:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Don't miss watching this year's graduation ceremonies on Saturday, June 5! UNB Fredericton will hold four ceremonies – 9 a.m., 11 a.m., 1 p.m. and 3 p.m., while UNB Saint John's ceremony will be held at 5 p.m. Check out the graduation website for details on what degrees will be awarded at each ceremony. You can view the ceremonies at the graduation website, and on UNB Fredericton and UNB...

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You’re invited to the Associated Alumni graduation toast

Communications Office

Posted: June 1, 2021 11:06:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The UNB Associated Alumni is excited to celebrate spring 2021 graduates through virtual toasts on Friday, June 4, 2021. Get your toasting beverage of choice ready and tune into UNB Young Alumni on Facebook for your special five-minute live stream toast delivered by a member of the #ProudlyUNB alumni family. We encourage all faculty, staff, students, alumni and supporters to tune in and post...

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MyUNB Intranet Workshops: June 2 and 15

IT Service Desk

Posted: June 1, 2021 11:04:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Are you interested in learning more about the new MyUNB Intranet?   Join us for a live virtual workshop, where you'll learn about:  Navigating the Intranet  Useful features and pages  Search tools  And more!  Workshops will be held in Teams Meetings, with no registration required. Simply click on the meeting link at your...

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MBA students help launch one of Fredericton's newest start-ups during the pandemic

Lizabeth Lemon-Mitchell

Posted: June 1, 2021 11:03:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Experiential learning and industry partnerships at UNB provide value on many levels! Thanks to our partnership with Planet Hatch and their Accelerator program, over the past year students in the Venture Creation and Entrepreneurship class taught by David Foord worked with entrepreneurs to help them launch their start-ups. Two of our MBA students, Ada Brzezicki and Preshith Luc Bosco,...

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Nicki MacPherson (BN’14, BScKin'14) chooses to use her skills to provide care and education for students at UNB

Alumni Office

Posted: June 1, 2021 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


UNB alumna Nicki MacPherson (BN'14, BScKin'14) is a registered nurse who currently works at the UNB Student Health Centre on the Fredericton campus and has been instrumental in the COVID-19 student-isolation project since the pandemic began. She took a beat to talk to us about her journey to get here and what it means to her to support students.  Read the Q&A. Category: News and...

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Participants needed for UNB Band-Frail Study

Sarah Kennedy

Posted: June 1, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Are you interested in helping advance exercise and diabetes research in New Brunswick?  UNB is looking for participants ages 65+, who have been diagnosed with type 2 diabetes, and who have begun to struggle with everyday activities, to take part in the Band-Frail Study.  Participation in this study includes two 45 minutes sessions per week for 16 weeks, which will consist of an...

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Participants needed for Sociology Research Study

Alison Meng

Posted: June 1, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


My name is Alison Meng, and I am inviting young men (ages 19 to 25) in Atlantic Canada to participate in my research on masculinity, gender and intimate partner violence (IPV) for my Master's thesis in Sociology at the University of New Brunswick (UNB). The purpose of this study is to examine how men think about and perceive IPV, how social constructions of masculinity and gender influence...

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United Nations Education for Sustainable Development Talk

Catherine Foster

Posted: May 28, 2021 11:04:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Faculty of Education & Mi'Kmaq-Wolastoqey Centre present:  United Nations Education for Sustainable Development Talk with Mr. Alexander Leicht, Chief of Education for Sustainable Development Sector and Dr. Juan Rodriguez, Assistant Professor Faculty of Education, Mi'Kmaq Wolastoqey Centre, University of New Brunswick.   Thursday, June 17th, 2021 LOCATION Online Event via Zoom TIME...

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MyUNB Intranet Workshops: June 2 and 15

IT Service Desk

Posted: May 28, 2021 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Are you interested in learning more about the new MyUNB Intranet?   Join us for a live virtual workshop, where you'll learn about:  Navigating the Intranet  Useful features and pages  Search tools  And more!  Workshops will be held in Teams Meetings, with no registration required. Simply click on the meeting...

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Students reflect on 2020-21: Logan Cook shares his experience

Communications Office

Posted: May 28, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The 2020-21 academic year has been different in many ways and all members of the UNB community have had to take steps to adapt to a new way of working and learning. Second year political science student, Logan Cook, took time to share his experience during the 2020-21 academic year. 'As with most students in the fall the transition to online courses was a shock. Overall, my experience was good...

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Jennifer Splane (BSc'11, BN'15) creates her path as a nurse practitioner and healthcare researcher

Alumni Office

Posted: May 28, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Jennifer Splane (BSc'11, BN'15) is a current MN.ANP candidate and soon-to-be three time UNB alumna. She recently defended her thesis "Transitioning from Pediatric to Adult Healthcare: Exploring the Practices and Needs of Care Providers" and takes a moment to share why she is passionate about healthcare. Read our Q&A with Jennifer. Category: News and Notices Article Contact...

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Access Employment and Career support via Experience.unb.ca

Anita Connolly

Posted: May 27, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: Employment News


Please note that CDEC is now leveraging UNB's Experience UNB (UNB's experiential learning portal) to help students, staff and faculty of UNB in employment program delivery, appointment booking, and events/workshops listings. One fantastic resource is Outcome Campus Connect - a listing of employment opportunities across Canada. These are positions that are well-vetted and self-submitted by their...

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Summer Work on Fredericton Campus

Carol Anne Booker

Posted: May 27, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Capital Planning & Operations (CP&O) would like to advise that our busy construction season has begun on campus.  The projects, interior and exterior, include but are not limited to masonry, roofing, steps, energy projects and renovations.  There will be multiple projects in the IUC Central core area, please use caution when walking or driving in this area. Signage and barricades will...

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UNB aligns with National Standard of Mental Health and Well-Being for Post-Secondary Students

Communications Office

Posted: May 26, 2021 11:03:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


UNB has reaffirmed its commitment to supporting student mental health by aligning with the National Standard of Mental Health and Well-Being for Post-Secondary Students. The National Standard is a set of voluntary guidelines to help post-secondary institutions across Canada support the mental health and well-being of their students. The guidelines were established after significant consultation...

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MyUNB Intranet – Recommended for You

IT Service Desk

Posted: May 26, 2021 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Available on the MyUNB Intranet home page and role pages, the 'Recommended for You' and 'News Recommended for Me' sections show content most likely to be useful to you, based on previous content you and your closest colleagues have viewed. Watch this quick video to learn more. Watch our other MyUNB Intranet videos: Introducing the New MyUNB Intranet The Waffle Menu  Role...

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M365 Weekly Highlights: Tips for OneDrive

IT Service Desk

Posted: May 26, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


M365 highlight of the week:  Do you use OneDrive regularly to store your files?  Or are you just getting started with OneDrive?  Let's look at a few tips that will provide a smoother experience.  OneDrive is a popular tool in the M365 toolkit – providing everyone at UNB with five terabytes of storage space.  It is a great place to store your files but if you...

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UNB study recruiting participants for online brain health assessment

Pascale Michaud

Posted: May 26, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Are you interested in challenging your memory and attention in a series of cognitive tests? We are currently recruiting participants to help validate an online brain health assessment in French and in English. You can take the test in either French or English.   Your participation will involve: •    2 online sessions (30 minutes each) taken one week apart...

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A toast to the UNB Spring Class of 2021

Alumni Office

Posted: May 25, 2021 11:06:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The UNB Associated Alumni is excited to celebrate the UNB Spring Class of 2021 through a virtual champagne toast, June 4 at 3 p.m. (Fredericton toast) and 5 p.m. (Saint John toast). Get your toasting beverage of choice ready and tune into the UNB Young Alumni Facebook page for a special live stream toast, delivered by a member of the #ProudlyUNB alumni family, and help us celebrate UNB's...

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UNB Counselling Services: Scope of Service

Communications Office

Posted: May 25, 2021 11:05:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Student mental health is a priority at UNB. Now, more so than ever, it is important to take steps to look after your mental health and ensure that you are prioritizing your well-being. UNB offers a variety of services and supports to help you do that. In late 2019, UNB set up a Student Mental Health Task Force which has worked to consider the needs of student mental health and well-being, based...

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UNB will award professor emeritus rankings and a posthumous honorary degree at graduation ceremonies

Communications Office

Posted: May 25, 2021 11:03:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


At UNB, graduation is a time of celebration.  It is an opportunity for the university and community to celebrate the achievements of over 1,600 students who will receive their diplomas at the Encaenia and Spring Convocation ceremonies. In addition, during UNB Fredericton's ceremonies, Drs. Liuchen Chang, Ross Leckie, Marc Milner and Jon Douglas Willms will receive the ranking of Professor...

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Upcoming workshop - Creating Space: Building Positive Spaces at UNB

Human Rights and Positive Environment Office of UNB

Posted: May 25, 2021 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


On Wednesday, June 2, from 10 a.m. - 12 p.m., a two-hour online workshop will be offered to the UNB community to support the implementation of the new chosen name and gender identity policy. The workshop will provide opportunities to ask questions related to the new policy and will further educate UNB faculty, staff and students who wish to support members of the 2SLGBTQIA+ community...

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Continue your language learning online @ UNB this summer!

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: May 25, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Studies have shown that people who can speak more than one language also have improved memory, problem-solving and critical thinking skills, as well as enhanced concentration and listening abilities. Spaces are still available in these courses: FR 1015 – Basic French II (June 1 – 21) A continuation of FR 1014.  Oral and written exercises will support the development...

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Language and Personality Study - Seeking Participants

Narissa Byers

Posted: May 25, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The Language Development Laboratory is seeking native English speakers (i.e., English was the first language learned from birth at home with family) aged 18-35, with no history of learning disorders (e.g., dyslexia), language disorders (e.g., stuttering), neurological disorders (e.g., epilepsy, stroke), or psychiatric disorders (e.g., ADD/ADHD, depression, schizophrenia) for a study examining...

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Participants needed for Sociology Research Study

Alison Meng

Posted: May 25, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


My name is Alison Meng, and I am inviting young men (ages 19 to 25) in Atlantic Canada to participate in my research on masculinity, gender and intimate partner violence (IPV) for my Master's thesis in Sociology at the University of New Brunswick (UNB). The purpose of this study is to examine how men think about and perceive IPV, how social constructions of masculinity and gender influence...

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UNB Fredericton COVID Update

UNB Communications

Posted: May 21, 2021 11:03:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


We have learned that members of our community may have been exposed to a confirmed case of COVID-19 at UNB Fredericton. This exposure is not related to the Magee House outbreak. UNB is working with New Brunswick Public Health and is taking all guidance and direction from them.     If you were in the Residence Administration Building on May 11 and May 12 between 8:00...

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

Nancy Fitzpatrick

Posted: May 21, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

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. The deadline for nominations is 10 days after exam period at end of term. Make sure your excellent teacher gets the recognition they deserve! Nominations can be submitted online only. More details about this award...

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Professional backcountry snowboarder Geoff Brown (BSc'02) takes on his next big adventure

Alumni Office

Posted: May 21, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


New Brunswick may not be surrounded by the towering mountains and snow-packed slopes that are home to our western provinces, but it was exactly here that professional backcountry snowboarder Geoff Brown (BSc'02) first caught a glimpse of the sport that has since fueled his dreams and passion. Now after an exhilarating two-decade-long career as a professional backcountry snowboarder, Geoff is...

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UNB alumni recognized by Atlantic Business Magazine’s 2021 Top 50 CEO Awards

UNB Alumni

Posted: May 20, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Eleven University of New Brunswick alumni were recently named to Atlantic Business Magazine's 2021 Top 50 CEOs list. Congratulations to these inspiring leaders who are making a positive impact on their organizations and our region. Read more about the alumni winners. Category: News and Notices Article Contact Information Contact: UNB Alumni Email Address: alumni@unb.ca

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UNB launches new supports for industry innovation, research partnerships

UNB Communications

Posted: May 20, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The University of New Brunswick has announced a new initiative supporting innovation, commercialization and partnership activities thanks to support from the Government of Canada, through the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency (ACOA), and also made possible with leveraging support from The Molson Foundation. The Fulcrum Initiative is part of the institution's ongoing implementation...

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Stay focused this summer with an online course at UNB

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: May 19, 2021 11:06:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Keep your critical thinking and analytical skills sharp by enrolling in a summer term course.  Choose from Spanish, French, History, Psychology and more!   Register now for classes starting June 1 and you can complete a course in just 4 weeks! Learn more! Category: News and Notices Article Contact Information Contact: Shawna Kirkbride Email Address: skirkbri@unb.ca

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Protect your privacy by sharing your OneDrive files safely

IT Service Desk

Posted: May 19, 2021 11:05:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


OneDrive is an easy and convenient way to store and share your files, but it's important to choose the right sharing option to protect your privacy. By default, OneDrive files are only visible to you; however, as soon as you start to share them, you increase the number of people who can find, view and edit your files. This extends to searches. When someone does a search from the MyUNB Intranet,...

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MyUNB Intranet – Search Bar

IT Service Desk

Posted: May 19, 2021 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Need to find a UNB file, person or site quickly? The MyUNB Intranet search bar shows you results from everything you have access to across the entire Intranet. Simply type in a name, keyword or part of a title and the search will do the rest. Watch this quick video to learn more. Watch our other MyUNB Intranet videos:  Introducing the New MyUNB Intranet The Waffle Menu  Role...

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Upcoming workshop - Creating Space: Building Positive Spaces at UNB

Human Rights and Positive Environment Office of UNB

Posted: May 19, 2021 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Creating Space: Building Positive Spaces at UNB Workshop   On June 2nd, 2021 from 10am - 12pm, a two-hour online workshop will be offered to the UNB community to support the implementation of the new chosen name and gender identity policy. The workshop will provide opportunities to ask questions related to the new policy and will further educate UNB faculty, staff and students...

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Students reflect on 2020-21: Sarah Kelly shares her experience

Communications Office

Posted: May 19, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The 2020-2021 academic year has been a year of adapting to alternative delivery methods, studying from home and connecting with friends and faculty virtually. Third year bachelor of science student, Sarah Kelly, took time to share her experience of the fall semester. 'My experience of the fall term was more positive than expected. I worried about the transition to a new style of learning and,...

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OHS Information Sessions - Register today!

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: May 19, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


There's still time to register for Occupational Health & Safety (OHS) information sessions on May 26.  Choose from: Certificate in Occupational Health & Safety (COHS) 5:30 p.m. Atlantic / 4:30 p.m. Eastern Register for COHS information session  Diploma in Occupational Health & Safety (DOHS) 7 p.m. Atlantic / 6 p.m. Eastern Register for DOHS information session  Each one-hour...

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SUB Closed Monday, May 24.

Matthew Theriault

Posted: May 19, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Please be advised that the Student Union Building will be closed on Monday, May 24 for the Victoria Day Holiday. Regular summer building hours will resume on Tuesday, May 25. Category: News and Notices Article Contact Information Contact: Matthew Theriault Email Address: Matthew.Theriault@unb.ca

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Participants needed for Sociology Research Study

Alison Meng

Posted: May 17, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


My name is Alison Meng, and I am inviting young men (ages 19 to 25) in Atlantic Canada to participate in my research on masculinity, gender and intimate partner violence (IPV) for my Master's thesis in Sociology at the University of New Brunswick (UNB). The purpose of this study is to examine how men think about and perceive IPV, how social constructions of masculinity and gender influence...

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SR Bootcamp 2021: Writing Systematic Reviews from Beginning to End

Susan Oliver

Posted: May 14, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Back by popular demand! This fast-paced FREE 5-session series will teach you everything you need to know to write a high-quality, publishable systematic review by the end of the summer.  TOPICS: - Developing a protocol and search strategy  - The importance of grey literature and how to find it - Critical appraisal tools and their application in SRs - And more! Sessions will be held...

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Students reflect on 2020-21: A computer science student shares their experience

Communications Office

Posted: May 14, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


This past year has been a new experience for the entire UNB community. Alternative delivery methods have created a different academic experience for all of the university community. Students have taken time to reflect on the academic year and share their experiences adjusting to online learning. 'My overall experience with online delivery method has been great,' says a computer science student....

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Recording of the President’s Awards now available

UNB Communications

Posted: May 13, 2021 11:04:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


On Tuesday, May 11, UNB held the President's Medals, Distinguished Service & Research Scholar Awards. A recording of the virtual ceremony is available at unb.ca/presidentsawards for anyone who could not attend. The President's Medals, Distinguished Service Awards and the University Research Scholars Awards honours current employees, or those who have retired within one calendar year, for...

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Nicki MacPherson (BN’14) chooses to use her skills to provide care and education for students at UNB

UNB Alumni

Posted: May 13, 2021 11:03:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Nicki MacPherson (BN'14) is a registered nurse who currently works at the UNB Student Health Centre on the Fredericton campus and has been instrumental in the COVID-19 student-isolation project since the pandemic began. She took a beat to talk to us about her journey to get here and what it means to her to support students. Read more Category: News and Notices Article Contact...

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A non-tradition path for Joan Kingston (BN’78) where nothing is unattainable

UNB Alumni

Posted: May 13, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


UNB alumna Joan Kingston's (BN'78) career pathway as a Registered Nurse is neither linear nor traditional. Rather it reflects her character and the results of numerous initiatives that not only changed peoples' lives but altered the landscape of their communities so others could thrive. Her career accentuates the power of what being a Registered Nurse means. This story was written and submitted...

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Mark your calendar for APAC 2021 this November!

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: May 13, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The 3rd Annual Atlantic Provinces Autism Conference (APAC) is returning for a two-day virtual conference on November 4 and 5, 2021.  Save the dates and register early because this conference sells out every year! The theme of this year's conference is 'Building Capacity:  Improve, Expand, Create': • Improve existing support services • Expand support services to cover more...

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Items being removed from the myUNB portal and eServices on May 17

IT Service Desk

Posted: May 12, 2021 11:06:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


On May 17, the following items are being removed from the myUNB Portal and eServices as part of the transition to the new MyUNB Intranet:  myUNB portal My To Dos My Week myUNB Poll Launch menu items: CRM Recruit Cybersecurity Awareness Emergency Notifications ExperienceUNB Purchase Print Credits UCard Online UNB Bookings UNB Libraries eServices Purchase UNB Parking Permit Learn...

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Clinical placements set nursing student up for success

UNB Communications

Posted: May 12, 2021 11:05:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


During her studies in the bachelor of nursing program at the University of New Brunswick Fredericton, Elizabeth Vickers learned more about being a nurse – and herself as a person – than she ever thought possible. Vickers, who will graduate in June, has spent the past four years absorbing the theoretical knowledge required to be a nurse and using it to provide care in real-world...

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Registration Open for Summer Music Camps

Mark Kleyn

Posted: May 12, 2021 11:03:00 AM ADT

Category: Athletics Recreation and Wellness


UNB Music Camps is welcoming students back to campus this summer!  Our camps are running all summer long, with a variety of different camps for different ages and interests.  We are offering band and string camps, songwriting, soundscapes, and a series of 'crash course' camps perfect for trying an instrument for the first time.  Our camps are for ages 3-5, 6-12,...

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UNB study recruiting participants for online brain health assessment

Pascale Michaud

Posted: May 12, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Are you interested in challenging your memory and attention in a series of cognitive tests? We are currently recruiting participants to help validate an online brain health assessment in French and in English. You can take the test in either French or English.   Your participation will involve: •    2 online sessions (30 minutes each) taken one week apart...

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Participants needed for Sociology Research Study

Alison Meng

Posted: May 12, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


My name is Alison Meng, and I am inviting young men (ages 19 to 25) in Atlantic Canada to participate in my research on masculinity, gender and intimate partner violence (IPV) for my Master's thesis in Sociology at the University of New Brunswick (UNB). The purpose of this study is to examine how men think about and perceive IPV, how social constructions of masculinity and gender influence...

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Keeping our UNB community safe during COVID-19

Paisley Sibbald

Posted: May 11, 2021 11:04:00 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. It is imperative we continue to follow all Public Health and safety measures on campus.   If you have had...

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Get tested for COVID-19

UNB Communications

Posted: May 11, 2021 11:03:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


We can work together to keep each other safe and prevent the spread of COVID-19.  If you or a member of your household are showing any symptoms of COVID-19, you can register to get tested or you can call Tele-Care 811 to make an appointment.  How to register for testing To get tested, complete an online self-assessment or contact Telecare 811 or your healthcare provider. It can take...

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Register for Summer Term online courses starting June 1

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: May 11, 2021 11:03:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Summer @ UNB is just a click away!   Check out the online courses starting June 1 or sign up for an Open Entry course and start anytime. Classes starting June 1: • FR 1015 – Basic French II • HIST 1715 – Looking at the Past • HIST 4606 – Topics in History of Disability • PSYC 1023 – Introduction to Psychology - II • SPAN 1203...

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Students reflect on the 2020-21 academic year: Shaqueilla Seale shares her experience

Communications Office

Posted: May 11, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The 2020-21 academic year has been a new experience for the entire UNB community. Shaqueilla Seale, a master's student in applied cybersecurity at the Fredericton campus, took time to reflect on the Fall 2020 academic semester as she adapted to a new way of studying. 'Fall 2020 was my first semester at UNB and I was a nervous about using alternative delivery methods. I still looked forward...

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2021 Central Heating Plant Steam Shutdown Reminder - Less than a month away

Tom Gilmore

Posted: May 11, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


This notice shall serve as reminder that the 2021 Central Heating Plant Shutdown shall begin at 00:01 hours on June 6, 2021, continuing through to 24:00 hours on June 10, 2021. Steam will be restored to the DECRH within 24 hours of shutdown. Steam will be restored to all other clients no later than 24:00 hours, June 10 2021. The shutdown is necessary in order to carry out routine annual...

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Download the COVID Alert app

Paisley Sibbald

Posted: May 10, 2021 11:05:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The COVID Alert app is secure, reliable and user-friendly and provides an additional tool to help protect yourself and limit the spread of COVID-19. The more people who use the app, the more effective it will be in helping to protect each other and our communities. Learn more about COVID Alert.  Category: News and Notices Article Contact Information Contact: Paisley Sibbald Email Address:...

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MyUNB Intranet - SharePoint Navigation Bar

IT Service Desk

Posted: May 10, 2021 11:04:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Looking for a quick way to navigate the new MyUNB Intranet?  Use the SharePoint navigation bar to jump to other UNB Intranet sites, news, files specific to you, or back to the home page. Watch this quick video to learn more. Watch our other MyUNB Intranet videos:  Introducing the New MyUNB Intranet  The Waffle Menu  Role Pages Category: News and Notices Article...

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Last chance to register for the Certificate in Management Essentials Information Session on May 14!

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: May 10, 2021 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


UNB's Certificate in Management Essentials (CME) will help you to: • Increase your opportunity to break into or advance your management career • Understand yourself as a leader and grow personally and professionally • Gain the insight you need to facilitate people and processes effectively and efficiently within any organization • Set yourself apart from the...

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SAS Software Licenses Available to UNB Students, Staff, and Faculty

Abbey Fletcher

Posted: May 10, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Are you looking for software to help with data management and analysis? SAS software is a statistical software suite developed by SAS Institute Inc. for data management and advanced analytics, with applications for topics like multivariate analysis, business intelligence, criminal investigation, and predictive analytics. The SAS software suite can retrieve, alter, manage, mine, and analyze data...

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CIBC Future Heroes Bursary

Jay Leblanc

Posted: May 10, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Financial Aid


CIBC Future Heroes Bursary Program Attention all students entering first year studies in healthcare programs.  CIBC is graciously donating $500,000 over the next two years to help the next generation of health care workers realize their ambition of having a career in health care.  This two year initiative will support 300 students like you entering first year of a healthcare...

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This Wednesday: Gregg Centre for the Study of War and Society to host the annual Dominick S. Graham Lecture in War and Society

Nancy Day

Posted: May 10, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


On Wednesday, May 12, 2021, the Gregg Centre for the Study of War and Society on the University of New Brunswick's Fredericton campus will host the annual Dominick S. Graham Lecture in War and Society. This free virtual event is open to the public and will take place between 7 and 8:30 p.m. through Teams. During his lecture, titled "We Have it Here Too: Politics, Identity, Race and...

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You're invited to the 2021-22 Bi-Campus Financial Town Hall

UNB Communications

Posted: May 7, 2021 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Faculty, staff and students are invited to a bi-campus virtual conversation with President and Vice-Chancellor Dr. Paul J. Mazerolle, and Vice-President Administration and Finance Karen Cunningham on Wednesday, May 12. Dr. Mazerolle and members of UNB's executive team will provide on update on the 2021-22 operating position and outline UNB's 2021-22 budget and strategy. There will be an...

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Students reflect on Fall 2020: Shauryaa Bhardwaj shares his experience

Communications Office

Posted: May 7, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


With Winter 2021 term coming to an end, students have taken time to reflect on the academic year so far. Shauryaa Bhardwaj, a bachelor of economics and political science student at the UNB Fredericton campus shared his experience adjusting to alternative delivery methods within the Faculty of Arts. 'Adjusting to studying remotely was a learning experience and made easier by the support given by...

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Upcoming RedShirt Application Deadline for UNB Fredericton

UNB Student Union Orientation Vice Chair

Posted: May 6, 2021 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices, Student Organizations


Important Announcement for UNB Fredericton Students: The deadline for UNB Fredericton students to apply for a RedShirt position for the upcoming 2021 Orientation Week is May 31, 2021. RedShirts play an integral role in ensuring that Orientation Week runs smoothly as they are some of the first faces that incoming students see upon arriving at UNB, whether it be online or in person. They are...

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Are you interested in learning more about leadership studies?

Jessica Bourque

Posted: May 6, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Are you interested in learning more about leadership studies? UNB's Leadership minor and certificate programs are designed for any student enrolled at UNB and will prepare you to meet future challenges and opportunities in any sector, profession, or location you choose. The  Leadership Minor and Certificate will help build your leadership knowledge and skills, increase your innovation...

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Students reflect on 2020-21: Maria Hernandez shares her experience

Communications Office

Posted: May 6, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The 2020-21 academic year has been a different experience for the entire UNB community and students have taken time to reflect on their experience. Students are able to access supports including academic advisors, financial aid, health centres, counselling and library services regardless if they are on campus or studying remotely. Maria Hernandez, a bachelor of environmental management at UNB...

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You're invited to the 2021-22 Bi-Campus Financial Town Hall

UNB Communications

Posted: May 5, 2021 11:04:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Faculty, staff and students are invited to a bi-campus virtual conversation with President and Vice-Chancellor Dr. Paul J. Mazerolle, and Vice-President Administration and Finance Karen Cunningham on Wednesday, May 12. Dr. Mazerolle and members of UNB's executive team will provide on update on the 2021-22 operating position and outline UNB's 2021-22 budget and strategy. There will be an...

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Free Virtual Workshop: When Linking to Administrative Data, is Consent Necessary?

Abbey Fletcher

Posted: May 5, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Consent requirements must be compliant to ensure timely access and appropriate use of administrative data to inform research. Join us on May 12th for a free, virtual training session that will provide an overview of why and when consent is required with respect to administrative data. Learning Objectives: Understand why consent is required when accessing and using administrative data for...

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Occupational Health & Safety Information Sessions - May 26

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: May 5, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Would you like to increase your chances of getting your dream job when you graduate?  The UNB College of Extended Learning can help. Join us on May 26 for free information sessions about our fully online OHS training programs and learn the value employers place on employees who have health and safety education, training, and certification.  COHS student Kaylee H. says, 'There are so...

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UNB Board approves Chosen Name and Gender Identity Policy

UNB Communications

Posted: May 4, 2021 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


I am pleased to announce the UNB Chosen Name and Gender Identity Policy to support all people who choose to work and study at UNB, regardless of their gender expressions or identities.  UNB is committed to provide a welcoming, supportive and safe environment for all members of the UNB community. The implementation of the Chosen Name and Gender Identity Policy will help us to...

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MyUNB Intranet - Role pages

IT Service Desk

Posted: May 4, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Looking for services and information specific to your role as a UNB student, faculty or staff member?  Accessed via the 'I am' menu, the role pages in the new MyUNB Intranet provide targeted content and links to help you find what you need most.   Watch this quick video to learn more. Watch our other MyUNB Intranet videos:  Introducing the New MyUNB Intranet The Waffle...

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Students reflect on their academic year: Rehnuma Tabassum

Communications Office

Posted: May 4, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Alternative delivery methods have created a unique academic experience and have given students in different countries the opportunity to take UNB courses remotely. Rehnuma Tabassum, a Master of Applied cybersecurity student at the Fredericton campus, took time to share her experience: 'It has always been my dream to pursue a master's degree in North America. Coming from Bangladesh, I was...

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Student Statement Now Available!

Richelle Corey

Posted: May 3, 2021 11:05:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Your student statement is now located in Colleague Self Service located from the launch menu of your MyUNB portal. This new statement is more user friendly, providing you with a quick snapshot of charges and payments.  It also provides you with features such as displaying your course registrations for the term, printing receipt details and breaks down tuition and fees by...

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

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: May 3, 2021 11:04:00 AM ADT

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. If you would like to learn more about how this program can prepare you to develop your professional repertoire or enter graduate programs, join us on May 10 for a free information...

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UNB’s Graduate students Association hosts their 27th Graduate Research Conference virtually

Kaushalya Rathnayake

Posted: May 3, 2021 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: Student Organizations


On Thursday, May 06, and 07, 2021, the UNB Graduate Student Association presents the 27th Annual Graduate Research Conference (GRC). GRC is the largest and long-running graduate event of the graduate community at the UNB held each year to allow students to present their research in a supportive environment, gain presentation skills, and develop links with the greater graduate community. This...

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Reminder: Gregg Centre for the Study of War and Society to host the annual Dominick S. Graham Lecture in War and Society

Nancy Day

Posted: May 3, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


On Wednesday, May 12, 2021, the Gregg Centre for the Study of War and Society on the University of New Brunswick's Fredericton campus will host the annual Dominick S. Graham Lecture in War and Society. This free virtual event is open to the public and will take place between 7 and 8:30 p.m. through Teams. During his lecture, titled "We Have it Here Too: Politics, Identity, Race and...

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Paid Research Participant Opportunity for Undergraduates

Kirsten Brown

Posted: May 3, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Researchers from the New Brunswick Institute of Research Data and Training and the Monitoring, Evaluation and Knowledge Transfer Unit at the University of New Brunswick are recruiting undergraduate students who are interested in participating in a study entitled Learning through experience: Assessing the value of experiential education in developing personal and...

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You are invited to the President's Medals, Distinguished Service and Research Scholar Awards ceremony

UNB Communications

Posted: April 30, 2021 11:04:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


You are invited to attend the President's Medals, Distinguished Service and Research Scholar Awards virtual ceremony on Tuesday, May 11, at 7 p.m. The ceremony will be livestreamed at unb.ca/presidentsawards and a recording will be available to view for those unable to attend. President's Medals, Distinguished Service Awards and the University Research Scholars Awards are awarded to individuals...

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Changes to the myUNB Portal, eServices and InsideUNB starting May 17

IT Service Desk

Posted: April 30, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Starting May 17, you will begin to see items removed from the myUNB Portal, eServices and InsideUNB and transitioned to their new home – the new MyUNB Intranet. Get dates for when links are being removed and where to find their new locations in the new MyUNB.  With greater security, reliability and an improved mobile experience, the new MyUNB will provide all the information and...

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Are you looking for tools to succeed in your future management career?

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: April 30, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


UNB's Certificate in Management Essentials (CME) can help you grow and develop as a leader. Join us on May 14 for a FREE information session to learn how you can personalize the CME to focus on your professional goals and needs.  The one-hour session starts at 1 pm Atlantic (12 pm Eastern) and will include an overview of the CME program, how to apply, a Q&A period and more. Sign up...

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There is still time to register for Summer Term courses starting May 5!

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: April 29, 2021 11:04:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


This summer, fast-track your degree with an online credit course! Term-based classes begin May 5, June 1, June 30, and July 21. Complete a 3-credit hour course in as little as three or six weeks! Or register anytime for Open Entry courses and take up to 6 months to complete. Learn more! Category: News and Notices Article Contact Information Contact: Shawna Kirkbride Email Address: skirkbri@unb.ca

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Geodesy and Geomatics Engineering Thesis Oral Examination - Master of Science in Engineering - Nasrin Eshraghi Ivari

Lydia Noble

Posted: April 29, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The Thesis titled, "Data Stream Affinity Propagation for Clustering Indoor Space Localization Data" will be defended by Nasrin Eshraghi Ivari on Wednesday, May 5 at 10 a.m. via Teams. Click here to join the presentation. Faculty Members and Graduate Students are invited to attend this presentation. ABSTRACT: In the age of Internet of Things, the ability to find spatio-temporal patterns of...

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Paid Research Participant Opportunity for Undergraduates

Kirsten Brown

Posted: April 29, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Researchers from the New Brunswick Institute of Research Data and Training and the Monitoring, Evaluation and Knowledge Transfer Unit at the University of New Brunswick are recruiting undergraduate students who are interested in participating in a study entitled Learning through experience: Assessing the value of experiential education in developing personal and...

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

Nancy Fitzpatrick

Posted: April 28, 2021 11:04:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


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. The deadline for nominations is 10 days after exam period at end of term. Make sure your excellent teacher gets the recognition they deserve! Nominations can be submitted online only. More details about this...

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Concepts in... Epidemiology!

Abbey Fletcher

Posted: April 28, 2021 11:03:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


When diseases like SARS-CoV-2 emerge, epidemiology is key to understanding and controlling the spread of infection. Since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, 'epidemiology' has become a common term in the public realm, appearing in news articles and interviews worldwide. But what exactly is epidemiology? And what does this field of study entail? Epidemiology is the study of how health is...

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Faculty of Management wins prestigious Frank H. Sobey Award for Excellence in Business Studies

Lizabeth Lemon-Mitchell

Posted: April 28, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Congratulations to Stephanie Mallet of Moncton, New Brunswick, on receiving one of Atlantic Canada's most prestigious awards for business students, the Frank H. Sobey Award for Excellence in Business Studies. Candidates of this $30,000 award are selected by the Frank H. Sobey Awards Board of Trustees comprised of Atlantic Canadian business and academic leaders. Nine 2021 winners were...

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UNB Alumni Book Club

Alumni Office

Posted: April 28, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


We're excited to announce the launch of the UNB Alumni Book Club! In this online community, UNB alumni, faculty, staff and students can connect with each other and enjoy books from a range of genres. There is no cost to participate – you just have to get a copy of the book to enjoy. The sign up window for the May 27 - Jul 29 reading period, will close on May 26th. How it works The book...

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Winter 2021: Late Withdraws and CR/NCR Online Request Form

Mindy Chiasson

Posted: April 27, 2021 11:04:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Withdraw (W) The deadline to withdraw from a course without academic penalty is April 15, 2021.  You can manage your own course drops through your personal online registration services.  If you experience any issues with course withdrawals, please contact records@unb.ca for assistance. Credit/No-Credit (CR/NCR) You must notify the Registrar's Office by Tuesday, May 4 of any CR/NCR...

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MyUNB Intranet - Get to know the Waffle Menu

IT Service Desk

Posted: April 27, 2021 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Need to access your Microsoft 365 apps like email, Teams or OneDrive? Look to the waffle menu in the top left corner of all M365 apps and pages in the new MyUNB Intranet. Watch this quick video to learn how the waffle menu can help you get things done. Watch our other MyUNB Intranet video:  Introducing the New MyUNB Intranet Category: News and Notices Article Contact...

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Faculty of Kinesiology Thesis Oral Examination - Master of Science in Kinesiology - Michelle Leger

Leslie Harquail

Posted: April 27, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The Thesis titled, "Does active sitting provide more physical benefits than traditional sitting  and standing workstations?" will be defended by Michelle Leger on Wednesday, April 28, at 2:00 p.m.  Via Teams http://Click here to join the meeting All are welcome. ABSTRACT: This cross-sectional study examined the biomechanical and physiological effects of two active chairs compared...

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Faculty of Kinesiology Thesis Oral Examination - Master of Science in Kinesiology - Bharat Kant

Leslie Harquail

Posted: April 27, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The Thesis titled, "Cognitive and Physical Demands of Using Ergonomic Remote Spinner Knobs", will be defended by Bharat Kant on Friday April 30, at 9:00 a.m. Via Teams http://Click here to join the meeting All are Welcome. ABSTRACT:  Six paraplegic participants performance three different diving trials using three RSKs (Spinner Knob, Claw, Joystick). The participants' biomechanical...

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Breakthru NBIF International Student Start-Up Competition

Darcy Crowe

Posted: April 26, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


New Brunswick international student entrepreneurs – are you ready to Breakthru? Applications for Breakthru-Newcomer 2021 are now OPEN! Entrepreneurial New Brunswick based international students and newcomers who are interested in pursuing the development of a new and innovative venture in N.B. are encouraged to enter the competition. Participants will compete for...

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Recruitment of UNB undergraduate students for UNB study

Kirsten Brown

Posted: April 26, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Researchers from the New Brunswick Institute of Research Data and Training and the Monitoring, Evaluation and Knowledge Transfer Unit at the University of New Brunswick are recruiting undergraduate students who are interested in participating in a study entitled Learning through experience: Assessing the value of experiential education in developing...

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You are invited to the President’s Medals, Distinguished Service & Research Scholar Awards ceremony  Post Title

Kathleen McLaughlin

Posted: April 23, 2021 11:04:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


You are invited to attend the President’s Medals, Distinguished Service & Research Scholar Awards virtual ceremony on Tuesday, May 11, 2021 at 7:00 p.m.     The ceremony will be livestreamed at unb.ca/presidentsawards and a recording will be available to view for those unable...

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Gregg Centre for the Study of War and Society to host the annual Dominick S. Graham Lecture in War and Society

Nancy Day

Posted: April 23, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


On Wednesday, May 12, 2021, the Gregg Centre for the Study of War and Society on the University of New Brunswick's Fredericton campus will host the annual Dominick S. Graham Lecture in War and Society. This free virtual event is open to the public and will take place between 7 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. through Teams. During his lecture, titled 'We Have it Here Too:  Politics,...

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OHS Information Sessions on April 28 - Register today!

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: April 23, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


There's still time to register for the Occupational Health & Safety (OHS) information sessions on April 28.  Choose from: Certificate in Occupational Health & Safety (COHS) 5:30 p.m. Atlantic / 4:30 p.m. Eastern Register for COHS information session  Diploma in Occupational Health & Safety (DOHS) 7 p.m. Atlantic / 6 p.m. Eastern Register for DOHS information session Each one-hour...

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New Student Statement coming May 1st!

Richelle Corey

Posted: April 22, 2021 11:04:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Effective May 1, 2021, your student statement will no longer be available on eServices.  The new version will be located in Colleague Self Service located from the launch menu of your MyUNB portal. This new statement is much more user friendly, providing you with a quick snapshot of charges and payments.  It also provides you with features such as displaying your course registrations...

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Experiential learning opportunity in population analytics for doctoral students

Neeru Gupta

Posted: April 22, 2021 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Are you a doctoral student interested in complementing your formal social sciences training with highly marketable skills in population analytics to support decision-making? Apply to become a fellow of the Consortium on Analytics for Data-Driven Decision-Making (CAnD3), a pan-Canadian interdisciplinary training program in population research. The next training cohort runs Sept. 2021-June 2022,...

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UNB English Language Programme Summer Learning Opportunities

Christopher Hudson-Brading

Posted: April 22, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The UNB English Language Programme (ELP) 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 (May 5 – June 30, 2021) is an excellent choice for...

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Concepts In… Epidemiology

Abbey Fletcher

Posted: April 22, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


When diseases like SARS-CoV-2 emerge, epidemiology is key to understanding and controlling the spread of infection. Since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, 'epidemiology' has become a common term in the public realm, appearing in news articles and interviews worldwide. But what exactly is epidemiology? And what does this field of study entail? Epidemiology is the study of how health is...

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Undergraduate and Graduate Summer Term classes - sign up today!

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: April 21, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


There is still time to start planning your summer @ UNB!  Browse the online summer schedule today and choose from 400+ courses in a wide range of topics and levels. Looking for an elective?  Want to focus on a challenging class?  Choose from one of these courses or visit the UNB Timetable for a complete and up-to-date listing of courses and start dates! • ADM 1213 –...

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Are you interested in learning how to better manage your stress and improve your well-being? UNB researcher is recruiting participants for a online Mindfulness program

Victoria Lecker

Posted: April 20, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Mindfulness study at UNB study seeking participants (Online, starting April 26th at 8PM, 2021)        Online via Google Meet  When enough participants are recruited, the exact start date of the study will be announced  To enrol in the study: Please email Victoria.lecker@unb.ca   Are you interested in learning how to better manage your stress and improve your...

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MMFC Research Development Funding

Muriel McQueen Fergusson Centre for Family Violence Research

Posted: April 20, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Research Development Grants provide seed funding to support family violence research at its earliest stages, which is why the Muriel McQueen Fergusson Centre has established a research development fund and are encouraging applications. To qualify, applicants must be researchers formally associated with the MMFC including academic faculty, graduate students, community service...

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Last chance to register for the Certificate in Management Essentials Information Session on April 23!

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: April 19, 2021 11:06:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


UNB's Certificate in Management Essentials (CME) is designed to fit into your busy schedule.  The CME is: • completely online • self-paced • easy to access Join us on Apr. 23 for a FREE information session to learn more about the benefits of the CME. The one-hour session starts at 1 pm Atlantic (12 pm Eastern) and will include an overview of the program, how to apply, a...

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Are you interested in learning more about leadership studies?

Jessica Bourque

Posted: April 19, 2021 11:05:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Are you interested in learning more about leadership studies? UNB's Leadership minor and certificate programs are designed for any student enrolled at UNB and will prepare you to meet future challenges and opportunities in any sector, profession, or location you choose. The  Leadership Minor and Certificate will help build your leadership knowledge and skills, increase your innovation...

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Certificate in Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA) Information Session

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: April 19, 2021 11:04:00 AM ADT

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®), UNB's Certificate in Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA) program can help you achieve your goals.  The program is: Flexible. To accommodate different schedules, courses are offered on-campus...

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UNB student investment portfolio managers win global competition

Lizabeth Lemon-Mitchell

Posted: April 19, 2021 11:03:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


On their last day of class in what for many is their last term at UNB, students in the Student Investment Fund (SIF) class learned that one of their teams placed first among universities around the world in the Chicago Quantitative Alliance (CQA) Challenge. A second SIF team placed fourth. UNB is the only university in Canada that placed in the top twenty. Read more. Category: News and...

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Join a Study to Help Determine the Research Priorities for Older Adults or Youth with Complex Care Needs and Their Caregivers in NB

Monique Cassidy

Posted: April 19, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


UNB's Centre for Research in Integrated Care invites adults aged 65+ or youth (ages 14 to 19) with chronic conditions and complex care needs and their caregivers to participate in a research study to learn about their priorities for research in NB. Participation in this voluntary and confidential study includes attending one virtual focus group. Participants will receive a $20 gift card. If...

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Introducing the New MyUNB Intranet

IT Service Desk

Posted: April 16, 2021 11:03:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


In the coming months, the myUNB portal, eServices and InsideUNB will be retiring and their many links and sites transitioned to a new home – the New MyUNB Intranet. With greater security, reliability and an improved mobile experience, the new MyUNB will provide all the information and tools you need to work and study.  Although it won't be fully ready until September, many links and...

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Breakthru NBIF International Student Start-Up Competition

Darcy Crowe

Posted: April 16, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


International student entrepreneurs – are you ready to Breakthru? Applications for Breakthru-Newcomer 2021 are now OPEN! Entrepreneurial New Brunswick based international students and newcomers who are interested in pursuing the development of a new and innovative venture in N.B. are encouraged to enter the competition. Participants will compete for the chance to...

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New Student Statement coming May 1st!

Richelle Corey

Posted: April 16, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Effective May 1,2021, your student statement will no longer be accessed via eServices.  The new version will be located in Colleague Self Service located from the launch menu of your MyUNB Portal.  This new statement is much more user friendly, providing you with a quick snapshot of charges and payments.  It also provides you with features such as displaying your course...

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National Volunteer Week: Celebrating alumni volunteers

Alumni Office

Posted: April 16, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Thank you alumni volunteers! April 18-24 is National Volunteer Week and the UNB Alumni Office is celebrating and applauding the incredible dedication of our #ProudlyUNB volunteers. We are grateful to have so many remarkable alumni volunteers who are committed to supporting our UNB community and who have stepped up to take on new volunteer roles during these unique times - without them, much of...

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Students reflect on Fall 2020: a business administration student shares their experience

Communications Office

Posted: April 15, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


COVID-19 has been part our lives for over a year. Fall 2020 was a semester of many changes, for students, faculty and staff alike. With the transition to alternative delivery methods (ADM), students' academic experiences were vastly different to previous years. Students have been sharing their stories from Fall 2020, reflecting on a new way of studying. A second-year business administration...

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Summer Term classes are filling up! Register now to secure your spot.

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: April 15, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Classes begin in 3 weeks!  Here are just a few of the many courses available to add to your schedule: • ADM 1213 – Financial Accounting • ADM 4686 – Project Management  • ECE1813 – Electricity & Magnetism • ED 5171 – Assessing Adult Learning • HIST 1415 – A History of Native People in Canadian and American Pop Culture •...

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Submit a video message for graduating students

UNB Communications

Posted: April 14, 2021 11:05:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The graduating class of 2021 has demonstrated great adaptability and determination having completed their final year of studies amidst global uncertainty and the disruption of traditional, in-person learning models – undoubtably a challenging experience for most if not all UNB students.      With another virtual graduation ceremony planned, we want to celebrate...

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

Nancy Fitzpatrick

Posted: April 14, 2021 11:04:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


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. The deadline for nominations is 10 days after exam period at end of term. Make sure your excellent teacher gets the recognition they deserve! Nominations can be submitted online only. More details about...

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SAS Software Licenses Available to UNB Students, Staff, and Faculty

Abbey Fletcher

Posted: April 14, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Looking for software to help with data management and analysis? SAS software is a statistical software suite developed by SAS Institute Inc. for data management and advanced analytics, with applications for topics like multivariate analysis, business intelligence, criminal investigation, and predictive analytics. The SAS software suite can retrieve, alter, manage, mine, and analyze data from a...

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Marshall d'Avray Hall - 2nd floor hall flooring replacement

Carol Anne Booker

Posted: April 14, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Capital Planning and Operations would like to advise that Marshall d'Avary Hall, 2nd floor hall, K299 will be closed from Monday, April 26th - Friday, April 30th for flooring replacement. If you have any questions please contact our work control at 453-4889 or fm@unb.ca. Category: News and Notices Article Contact Information Contact: Carol Anne Booker Email Address: cbooker@unb.ca

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Occupational Health & Safety Information Sessions

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: April 14, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Add health and safety training to your skillset and gain a competitive edge over your peers. On Apr. 28, join us for free information sessions about the comprehensive suite of Occupational Health & Safety (OHS) programs we offer at UNB and learn how OHS credentials can open doors to your future. COHS and DOHS graduate Clare T. says: 'I have met so many amazing people in this field, I would not...

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Important Notice to Government Student Loan recipients

Tracie Cameron

Posted: April 13, 2021 11:04:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Attention:  Government Student Loan recipients Student loan regulations indicate that students receiving government student loan funding must maintain a Satisfactory Scholastic Standard (SSS) to maintain interest-free status and remain eligible for future funding. We would like to pass along the following message from New Brunswick Student Financial Services (student loans): When the...

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Apply today to become a Student Union Orientation Leader

Gillian McLean

Posted: April 13, 2021 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Gain leadership skills and get involved on campus by becoming a Student Union RedShirt Orientation Leader. RedShirts are essential to the UNB orientation experience for new students. You'll help facilitate events (online and/or in-person), meet new students and get to have the time of your life! Find out more and apply.  Category: News and Notices Article Contact Information Contact:...

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NB-IRDT report shows how COVID-19 affects mental health in province

UNB Communications

Posted: April 13, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


A new report by the New Brunswick Institute for Research, Data and Training (NB-IRDT) reveals how New Brunswickers' mental health has been negatively affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. The team, led by principal investigator Dr. Sandra Magalhaes from the UNB Fredericton department of sociology, analyzed responses to an online survey asking New Brunswick residents to indicate the impact...

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This Earth Day take part in the Great Global Cleanup

Matt Bishop

Posted: April 13, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


UNB Sustainability is a program that supports UNB in advancing as a socially, environmentally and economically sustainable institution with a mission is to educate and activate the sustainable movement campus wide, often highlighting key dates for pause and reflection. One of the most significant dates on the sustainability calendar in Earth Day – April 22nd. Earth Day started in 1970...

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Winter 2021: Late Withdraws and CR/NCR Online Request Form

Mindy Chiasson

Posted: April 12, 2021 11:04:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Withdraw (W) The deadline to withdraw from a course without academic penalty is April 15, 2021.  You can manage your own course drops through your personal online registration services.  If you experience any issues with course withdrawals, please contact records@unb.ca for assistance. Credit/No-Credit (CR/NCR) You must notify the Registrar's Office by Tuesday, May 4 of any CR/NCR...

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Last day to apply for undergraduate scholarships is April 15!

Undergraduate Awards Office

Posted: April 12, 2021 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


April 15th is the last day to submit your Undergraduate Scholarship Application. The application is open in your eServices under the Academic tab. All students are encouraged to apply. Want more info? http://www.unb.ca/scholarships/continuing/index.html   Questions?  Email:  awards@unb.ca Category: News and Notices Article Contact Information Contact: Undergraduate Awards...

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TD: Careers in Banking

Anita Connolly

Posted: April 12, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: Employment News


Date: April 15th, 2021 Time: 3PM - 4PM Are you looking to start an exciting and rewarding career in banking? TD Bank has part-time opportunities for students and full-time opportunities for soon-to-be graduates across New Brunswick! Come learn why TD has been named one of Canada's top employers, what kind of career pathways we offer and how to make your application stand out. Register on...

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Grand National Fibre Exhibition 2021: Crossroads An Exhibition of Canadian Quilt and Fibre Art

Lori Quick

Posted: April 12, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The UNB Art Centre invites you to join us live and virtually for the final exhibit of the spring season. The East and West Galleries will showcase the Grand National Fibre Exhibition 2021: Crossroads which features some of the best in contemporary fibre art from across the country. Works present a variety of techniques including quilting, needle painting, felting, and rug hooking as well as...

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Participants needed for Sociology Research Study

Alison Meng

Posted: April 12, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


My name is Alison Meng, and I am inviting young men (ages 19 to 25) in Atlantic Canada to participate in my research on masculinity, gender and intimate partner violence (IPV) for my Master's thesis in Sociology at the University of New Brunswick (UNB). The purpose of this study is to examine how men think about and perceive IPV, how social constructions of masculinity and gender influence...

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Students reflect on Fall 2020: Abbygail Craig shares her experience

Communications Office

Posted: April 9, 2021 11:03:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Due to COVID-19, this academic year has been unprecedented for students, faculty and staff alike. Over recent weeks, students have been sharing their experiences of studying by alternative delivery methods throughout Fall 2020, reflecting on the challenges they faced and celebrating their successes. Student Abbygail Craig, a first-year bachelor of arts student on Saint John campus, shares her...

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RSVP: Engineering Career Conversations with OSCO Construction Group!

Natasha Rego

Posted: April 9, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Ten Thousand Coffees Office Hour Event: Engineering Career Conversations with OSCO Construction Group April 14, 12-1 p.m. (ADT) Join this month's Ten Thousand Coffees Office Hour event as UNB alumnae Rebecca Patterson (BScE'02) and Allison Boyd (BScE'20), two powerhouse engineers, share their experiences in a male-dominated industry, discuss how they navigated their engineering careers...

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Winners: UNB Engineering Design Symposium 2021

UNB Communications

Posted: April 9, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


This year marks the 7th Annual Engineering Design Symposium where final-year engineering students showcase their hard work, creativity and talent. Year over year, several of these projects lead to successfully implemented client-oriented solutions or into thriving businesses. Process Design section of ENGG 4000 Reduction of Sulfur Dioxide Emissions and Sludge Disposal Costs Patrick Bowen, Paul...

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Mental Health Forum - Sharing strength: Resilience through community

Matthew MacLean

Posted: April 8, 2021 11:06:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


It's that time of year – exams are on the horizon. And this year, the pandemic is adding additional pressure for us all. Let's talk about it! Matthew MacLean, mental health strategist, will host a forum to offer ideas and resources to help manage the complexities of the pandemic's impact on our mental health and wellbeing. This event will offer a space for everyone to reflect as a...

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Returning to New Brunswick to propel entrepreneurs to great heights

Alumni Office

Posted: April 8, 2021 11:04:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


UNB alumna Kathryn Lockhart (BPhil'04) has an MBA from Harvard Business School and has worked around the world - from Toronto to Munich to St. John's – but feels that coming back home to New Brunswick is where she can make the biggest impact. Growing up in Bath, N.B. with parents who met at UNB and siblings that attended UNB, Kathryn thought she'd break the mould by accepting a...

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Opportunities available in Agriculture and Fisheries this Summer

Sarah King

Posted: April 8, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: Employment News


New Brunswick Needs You! Why not join a team of farmers or seafood processors in your region this summer? A job in the agriculture and fishing industry can be much more rewarding than you think, and many opportunities are available. Do you need help with your job search? Contact a WorkingNB employment counselor in your region, live chat with us through the website or send us a message....

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Data Privacy: When Linking to Administrative Data, is Consent Necessary?

Abbey Fletcher

Posted: April 8, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Consent requirements must be compliant to ensure timely access and appropriate use of administrative data to inform research. Join us on May 12th for a free, virtual training session that will provide an overview of why and when consent is required with respect to administrative data.  Learning Objectives: Understand why consent is required when accessing and using...

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UNB Forestry and Environmental Management Capstone Project 4020 Presentations

Communications Office

Posted: April 8, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Each year, fourth-year forestry and environmental management students participate in the Capstone Project 4020, a course in which multidisciplinary teams develop integrated solutions to real world environmental or natural resource management problems right here in New Brunswick.  This is an excellent opportunity to gain an understanding of the work that goes into each of these...

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Winter 2021: Late Withdraws and CR/NCR Online Request Form

Mindy Chiasson

Posted: April 7, 2021 11:06:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Withdraw (W) The deadline to withdraw from a course without academic penalty is April 15, 2021.  You can manage your own course drops through your personal online registration services.  If you experience any issues with course withdrawals, please contact records@unb.ca for assistance. Credit/No-Credit (CR/NCR) You must notify the Registrar's Office by Tuesday, May 4 of any CR/NCR...

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Annual Report: UNB at a Glance

UNB Communications

Posted: April 7, 2021 11:05:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


At UNB, we respond to the changing needs of the world and share knowledge that is essential to push society forward. In the UNB at a Glance section of the 2019-2020 Annual Report, you will learn more about the outstanding achievements of UNB Alumni, capital projects underway and our financial snapshot. UNB is tremendously grateful for the growing community of generous and loyal donors who...

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MusicUNB LIVE Free Concert ---- Classics - the Digital Way

Yunjia Dai

Posted: April 7, 2021 11:03:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


MusicUNB LIVE - Classics - the Digital Way Sunday, April 11, 2021 at 7:30 p.m. (via YouTube and Facebook Live) Artist: Atlantic Sinfonia The Atlantic Sinfonia Winds presents music for wind sextet - 2 clarinets, 2 French horns and 2 bassoons from both well-known classical music composers and more obscure ones. The great Beethoven is represented by his Sextet Op.71 which displays his melodic...

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Concepts in Epidemiology

Abbey Fletcher

Posted: April 7, 2021 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Epidemiology is the study of how health is distributed in populations and what factors determine good and bad health. The goals of epidemiological investigations are to control disease and improve health and wellness. Most familiar to most people these days is the need to control and to develop an understanding of the infectious disease SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19), with the goal of controlling the...

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MUS/CCS 3799 Women in Music Fall 2021 open for registration

Yunjia Dai

Posted: April 7, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


MUS/CCS 3799 Women in Music Fall 2021 OPEN FOR REGISTRATION! Tracing the influences of women involved in music in a range of settings in the western world, this course presents the variety of ways that women have influenced, created and performed music through the ages. Feminist perspectives will be explored through an examination of the roles of selected individuals whether they were...

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Faculty of Kinesiology Thesis Oral Examination - Master of Science in Kinesiology - Alana Gullison

Leslie Harquail

Posted: April 7, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The Thesis titled, "The Interaction Between Over-Ground Exoskeleton Gait Training and Muscle Spasticity," will be defended by Alana Gullison on Monday, April 12, at 1:30 p.m.  Via Teams http://Click here to join the meeting All are welcome. ABSTRACT: The objectives of this thesis were to establish normative biomechanical and physiological patterns of the lower limb during exoskeleton...

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Undergrads... apply for scholarships!

Undergraduate Awards Office

Posted: April 6, 2021 11:06:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


All undergraduate students must submit an Undergraduate Scholarship Application to be considered for scholarship support. Apply for 2021/22 scholarships by submitting the application found in your eServices under the Academic tab. Deadline is April 15.   Questions? Check out our FAQ:  https://www.unb.ca/moneymatters/scholarships/questions.html or send us an email,...

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Students reflect on Fall 2020: Jharana Luitel shares her experience

Communications Office

Posted: April 6, 2021 11:05:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


COVID-19 has led to a unique academic year for everyone. Students, faculty and staff have worked hard to adapt to a new normal, leading to a different academic experience.  Over recent weeks, students have been reflecting on their studies and the alternative delivery methods employed in the fall semester.  Student Jharana Luitel, a fourth-year computer science student, shares her...

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Annual Report: Community Impact

UNB Communications

Posted: April 6, 2021 11:04:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


In the past year, major strides have been made in the areas of experiential education and student-led initiatives across the province. At UNB, we know that we are stronger when we work together to make a difference in our community. The community impact section of the 2019-2020 Annual Report highlights some of the ways UNB protected New Brunswickers during a global pandemic and continues to...

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Register Now for Summer Term Online Classes Starting on May 5

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: April 6, 2021 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Consider taking an online course at UNB this summer.  Get ahead in your program, catch up on a course you missed, or lighten your course load in fall and winter! Earn 3 credit hours in as little as 3 weeks.  Register now for classes starting in May! Featured Courses: • ADM 4425 – Investments • ADM 4686 – Project Management • CLAS 3503 - The Greek Gods and...

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

Nancy Fitzpatrick

Posted: April 6, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Do you know an excellent teacher? If so, nominate her/him for the Dr. Allan P. Stuart Memorial Award for Excellence in Teaching!  Nomination forms are available online. The deadline for nominations is 10 days after exam period at end of term. Make sure your excellent teacher gets the recognition she/he deserves! Nominations can be submitted online only. More details...

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Are you interested in learning more about leadership studies?

Jessica Bourque

Posted: April 6, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Are you interested in learning more about leadership studies? UNB's Leadership minor and certificate programs are designed for any student enrolled at UNB and will prepare you to meet future challenges and opportunities in any sector, profession, or location you choose. The  Leadership Minor and Certificate will help build your leadership knowledge and skills, increase your innovation...

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Annual Report: Global Reach

UNB Communications

Posted: April 1, 2021 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


At UNB, our researchers are dedicated to help advance our world through discovery The global reach section of the Annual Report showcases some of the breakthrough research being done to help find solutions to global issues. The stories you will find in this section are: • Dr. Ben Speers-Roesch helps refute findings on effects of ocean acidification on reef fish • Dr. Scott Pavey...

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Alumni Student Leadership Award

Alumni Office

Posted: April 1, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Are you a UNB student who has demonstrated outstanding leadership through involvement in extracurricular activities on campus and in your community? We are now accepting applications for our Alumni Student Leadership Award, valued at $3,500. This award is funded by the Alumni Association but administered by the Office of Undergraduate Awards. Candidates are required to: Submit an application...

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Certificate in Management Essentials Information Session - April 23

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: April 1, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


UNB's 10-course Certificate in Management Essentials (CME) is a competency-based program that will provide you with the insight and the tools you need to develop the leadership attributes and behaviours that are critical to success as a leader. On Apr. 23, the UNB College of Extended Learning is hosting a FREE information session about the fully online CME.  Join us at 1 pm Atlantic (12 pm...

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Annual Report: Innovation and Discovery

UNB Communications

Posted: March 31, 2021 11:05:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


UNB researchers continue play a leading role in making a difference in peoples lives both locally and beyond though innovative technological and environmental advancements. The innovation and discovery section of the 2019-2020 Annual Report highlights some of the achievements in research and innovation UNB faculty members have made this year.  Here is the selection of...

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Submit a video message for graduating students

UNB Communications

Posted: March 31, 2021 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The graduating class of 2021 has demonstrated great adaptability and determination having completed their final year of studies amidst global uncertainty and the disruption of traditional, in-person learning models – undoubtably a challenging experience for most if not all UNB students.      With another virtual graduation ceremony planned, we want to celebrate...

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There is still time to sign up for the ABA Training for Families and Caregivers free information session!

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: March 31, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Online, short, and affordable, Applied Behaviour Analysis Training for Families and Caregivers courses teach basic skills to help manage the day-to-day challenges of parenting a child on the autism spectrum.  Join program representatives for a free information session to learn how the courses can help you. There will be lots of opportunity to have your questions answered. When? April 13,...

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Seeking Youth Participants Transitioning or Transitioned from Pediatric to Adult Healthcare in NB

Monique Cassidy

Posted: March 31, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Are you a youth recently transitioning or transitioned from pediatric to adult healthcare? We want to hear from you!  The Centre for Research in Integrated Care at UNB is currently recruiting participants to improve pediatric to adult healthcare transitions for youth and young adults with complex care needs (CCN) in our province.    We are recruiting the...

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Alumni Legacy Award

Alumni Office

Posted: March 30, 2021 11:06:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Are you a #ProudlyUNB student? Apply now for our Alumni Legacy Award valued at two years' tuition (approx. $15,000). Through the Alumni Legacy Award, the Associated Alumni helps provide future generations with the opportunity to benefit from a UNB education, just like our alumni did. We want to support future UNB leaders and alumni ambassadors who share our pride in this great...

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Annual Report: Piluwitahasuwawsuwakon

UNB Communications

Posted: March 30, 2021 11:05:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


'Allowing your thinking to change so that action will follow in a good way toward truth.' The Piluwitahasuwawsuwakon section of the 2019-2020 Annual Report illustrates how UNB students, faculty and staff continue to strengthen community relationships and improve opportunities for Indigenous Peoples in New Brunswick.  UNB is committed to walking this path together.  We are all treaty...

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March 31 is World Backup Day!

IT Service Desk

Posted: March 30, 2021 11:03:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Did you know March 31 is World Backup Day? Backing up your digital files and photos is an important step in ensuring they won't be lost forever if your device unexpectedly crashes, breaks, gets lost or stolen, or even falls victim to a virus or ransomware. Take some time today to back up files you care about to a second (or even third!) location, like a USB or external hard drive, or cloud...

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Introduction to Regression Workshop: Last Chance to Register!

Abbey Fletcher

Posted: March 30, 2021 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Regression is a powerful statistical tool that is used to understand or to make predictions about the world around us.  Don't miss your chance to join us for a two-part course focusing on what regression is and when and how it is used. The workshop includes a comprehensive introduction to regression methods and its utility. Equipped with this knowledge,...

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Invitation to participate in Sociology Research Study

Alison Meng

Posted: March 30, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


My name is Alison Meng, and I am inviting young men (ages 19 to 25) in Atlantic Canada to participate in my research on masculinity, gender and intimate partner violence (IPV) for my Master's thesis in Sociology at the University of New Brunswick (UNB). The purpose of this study is to examine how men think about and perceive IPV, how social constructions of masculinity and gender influence...

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Student Union Building - Easter Holiday Closure 2021

Matthew Theriault

Posted: March 30, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Please be advised that the Student Union Building will be closed on Friday, April 2nd & Monday, April 5th for the Easter Holiday. Regular hours will resume on Tuesday, April 6th, 2021. Category: News and Notices Article Contact Information Contact: Matthew Theriault Email Address: Matthew.Theriault@unb.ca

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Undergrads... apply for scholarships!

Undergraduate Awards Office

Posted: March 29, 2021 11:03:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


All undergraduate students must submit an Undergraduate Scholarship Application to be considered for scholarship support. Apply for 2021/22 scholarships by submitting the application found in your eServices under the Academic tab. Deadline is April 15.   Questions? Check out our FAQ:  https://www.unb.ca/moneymatters/scholarships/questions.html or send us an email,...

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Students reflect on Fall 2020: Reid Sutherland shares her experience

Communications Office

Posted: March 29, 2021 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Fall 2020 was a new experience for the entire UNB community. With Winter 2021 now well underway, students have taken time to reflect on the academic year so far.  Alternative delivery methods have created a different academic experience and, in some cases, have given students the opportunity to take courses based at a different campus.   Reid Sutherland, a bachelor of science and...

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Matt MacLean | RBC Lunch and Learn Series

Jade Alex-Ander Yhap

Posted: March 29, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The J Herbert Smith Centre is excited to be hosting Matt MacLean, Mental Health Strategist for the University of New Brunswick. Join us at 12:00 PM ADT on Tuesday, March 30th for a discussion about mental health, resilience, and finding community.  A Bit about Matt: Matt believes in the power of supportive, open communities and the strength found in connection and sharing. He transforms...

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Are you interested in learning how to better manage your stress and improve your well-being?

Victoria Lecker

Posted: March 29, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


UNB researcher is recruiting participants for an online Mindfulness intervention What is involved? The intervention consists of four mindfulness sessions of 20 minutes each. Sessions will be carried out synchronously (live) in the evening and recorded Participants are asked to complete pre- and post-session questionnaires This intervention is not intended to be therapeutic in nature: it is...

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OHS Information Sessions on March 31 - Register Today!

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: March 29, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


There's still time to register for tomorrow's Occupational Health & Safety (OHS) information sessions.  Choose from: Certificate in Occupational Health & Safety (COHS) 5:30 p.m. Atlantic / 4:30 p.m. Eastern Register for COHS information session  Diploma in Occupational Health & Safety (DOHS) 7 p.m. Atlantic / 6 p.m. Eastern Register for DOHS information session  Each one-hour...

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Mourning the passing of Pabineau First Nation Elder Gilbert Sewell

Communications Office

Posted: March 26, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Please join us in offering condolences to family and friends of Pabineau First Nation Elder Gilbert Sewell, who passed away peacefully in his home on Saturday, March 21, 2021.  Born in Bathurst, NB, Elder Gilbert was a gifted Storyteller, Medicine Man, Knowledge Keeper, Wisdom Keeper, historian and former Chief of Pabineau First Nation. For many years, he taught a course that was designed...

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Supporting the Health of Survivors of Family Violence in Family Law Proceedings

Muriel McQueen Fergusson Centre for Family Violence Research

Posted: March 26, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Healing Trauma: Gender, Trauma, and Paths of Healing in Family Law Disputes Webinar Date: March 31st, 2021 Time: 6:30pm Location: Zoom  Register: bit.ly/HealingTraumaWebinar Language: English with simultaneous Translation to French  Many family law lawyers have clients suffering form trauma due to domestic violence and the family court system often has expectations of witnesses that...

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Annual Report: Celebrating UNB

UNB Communications

Posted: March 25, 2021 11:06:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Even with the ongoing challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic, UNB students, faculty, staff and alumni continue to thrive. The Celebrating UNB section of the 2019-2020 Annual Report illustrates a sampling of the achievements of some of the leaders amongst the UNB community who are making an impact on this institution and the people around them. Outstanding students recognized Students at UNB are...

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Call for Valedictorian Candidates

Sara Rothman

Posted: March 25, 2021 11:04:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Graduating?  Interested in being considered for Valedictorian?  Know a classmate who would be an excellent representative for your class? Graduating university is a significant celebration and we are looking for a student representative from each campus to offer a valedictory address to their fellow graduating students, faculty and guests at the graduation ceremonies. One student from...

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UNB students and alumni are invited to take part in the sixth webinar session of the Government of Canada Employment Information Series: How can a UNB degree help Canada?

Career Development and Employment Centre

Posted: March 25, 2021 11:03:00 AM ADT

Category: Employment News


Did you know there are over 300,000 people working in the Canadian Public Service? Are you interested in learning more about federal jobs? What did senior federal public services learn from their UNB experiences? A panel of UNB Alumni will discuss how they took their UNB experiences to the federal public service to help Canadians Janice Keenan, Director General, Communication and Outreach,...

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Introduction to Regression Workshop

Abbey Fletcher

Posted: March 25, 2021 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Regression is a powerful statistical tool that is used to understand or to make predictions about the world around us. Join us for a two-part course focusing on what regression is and when and how it is used. The workshop includes a comprehensive introduction to regression methods and its utility. Equipped with this knowledge, participants will feel more confident in...

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Hiring Summer Camp Staff

Oliver Flecknell

Posted: March 25, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: Employment News


SUMMER JOB OPPORTUNITIES WITH UNB DESIGN WORKS The UNB Art Centre is seeking staff for its Design Works Summer Camps for Kids & Teens. We are looking to fill the following positions: Assistant Camp Director Instructors for our Art, Photography, Gardening, Theatre and Fashion camps Camp Assistants for all camps. Design Works Camps provide a fun, creative, educational and safe learning...

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Participants Needed for PhD Apprenticeship!

Jennifer McWilliams

Posted: March 25, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Looking for recently graduated undergraduate students to participate in a study examining the impact of COVID-19!!! If you recently graduated from an undergraduate degree program at a university in Atlantic Canada (i.e., New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island, Newfoundland and Labrador, or Nova Scotia) in 2020, are 19 years of age and older, and have little financial support outside of...

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Join the UNB Co-Curricular Program today

UNB Co-Curricular Program

Posted: March 24, 2021 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Did you know that you can get recognition for the activities you do outside the classroom if you join the Co-Curricular Program? The Co-Curricular Program 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...

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Join the Virtual Cafe today!

UNB Virtual Cafe

Posted: March 24, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


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 Teams. Click here for more...

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Kinesiology Graduate Student Colloquium - Michelle Denley and Adrian Kinney

Leslie Harquail

Posted: March 24, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Friday, Mar. 26 at 10:30 a.m. Interested in attending? If so, please contact Dr. Jonathon Edwards for the link: Jonathon.Edwards@unb.ca  All Are Welcome! Michelle Denley, graduate student in the Faculty of Kinesiology's MScKIN program will present on the topic: 'The History of Body Image and How it is Defined Today' Abstract: Body image is a concept that has remained at the forefront of...

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Concepts in Epidemiology

Abbey Fletcher

Posted: March 23, 2021 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Epidemiology is the study of how health is distributed in populations and what factors determine good and bad health. The goals of epidemiological investigations are to control disease and improve health and wellness. Most familiar to most people these days is the need to control and to develop an understanding of the infectious disease SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19), with the goal of controlling the...

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URec & UNB Naach (Dance) Virtual Workshop

Lauren Rogers

Posted: March 23, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: Athletics Recreation and Wellness


Join URec & UNB Naach (Dance) for this free, beginner dance workshop via Zoom on Wednesday, March 31st from 6:30-7:15pm. UNB Naach is a dance club that centers around dance forms from India and Nepal. In this workshop you will learn a traditional dance form, Jhyaure, representing the western part of Nepal. It is from the culture of Gurung and Magar communities. This workshop will be open...

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Invitation to Participate in Sociology Research Study

Jo-Anne Fullerton

Posted: March 23, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


You are invited to participate in an online survey on university students' perceptions and attitudes toward intimate partner violence (IPV). This study is a component of my master studies in the Department of Sociology at the University of New Brunswick under the supervision of Dr. Carmen Gill. The data collected from this study will develop an understanding of how university...

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Participants needed for Master's thesis

Danie Alyssa Beaulieu

Posted: March 23, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices, Student Organizations


I need your help! I need participants for my Master's thesis on eating habits and weight status in the general population. Follow this link to complete the survey: https://unbpsychology.ca1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_8Af4ktmTE70I4Mm Participation will take 30-45 minutes and you will be entered in a draw for one of six $25 Amazon gift cards. Research such as this is important as body...

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Undergrads... apply for scholarships!

Undergraduate Awards Office

Posted: March 22, 2021 11:04:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


All undergraduate students must submit an Undergraduate Scholarship Application to be considered for scholarship support. Apply for 2021/22 scholarships by submitting the application found in your eServices under the Academic tab. Deadline is April 15.   Questions? Check out our FAQ:  https://www.unb.ca/moneymatters/scholarships/questions.html or send us an email,...

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Are you interested in learning more about leadership studies?

Jessica Bourque

Posted: March 22, 2021 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Are you interested in learning more about leadership studies? UNB's Leadership minor and certificate programs are designed for any student enrolled at UNB and will prepare you to meet future challenges and opportunities in any sector, profession, or location you choose. The  Leadership Minor and Certificate will help build your leadership knowledge and skills, increase your innovation...

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Applied Behaviour Analysis Training for Families and Caregivers Information Session

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: March 22, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The University of New Brunswick's online Applied Behaviour Analysis Training for Families and Caregivers (ABA-FC) courses are designed to help you navigate the autism spectrum with your loved one. Join us on April 13 for a free information session that will include an overview of the eight ABA-FC courses and how they are delivered, a Q&A period, and more. The one-hour session begins at 2 pm...

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Winter WIPS - Works in Progress Sessions Wed Mar 24 12noon

Catherine Foster

Posted: March 22, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Join us for our last WIPS of the Winter session! WIPS are informal presentations given by Education graduate students, faculty and staff on their ideas and research. Each session has one 15-minute presentation followed by a discussion. The goal of WIPS is to offer a safe, respectful and supportive environment for sharing ideas and research interests. Join us online via Zoom. These sessions will...

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UNB’s 2019-2020 Annual Report

UNB Communications

Posted: March 19, 2021 11:05:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


At UNB, we are fortunate to have a community that is passionate about our institution and its purpose. The 2019-2020 Annual Report highlights just some of the incredible accomplishments of UNB's students, faculty, staff and alumni over the past year.  This collection of stories demonstrates the important role that our institution plays in a world experiencing significant, rapid change...

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Late Withdrawal (late W)/No Credit (NCR) and Canadian/American Student Loans

Shelley Clayton

Posted: March 19, 2021 11:04:00 AM ADT

Category: Financial Aid


Please note that a Late Withdrawal (late W) and No Credit (NCR) that reduces class enrollment below 60% (or 40% for Students with Permanent Disabilities) will affect government student loans in Canada and the United States.  If you are thinking about accessing the late withdrawal option, reach out to the Financial Aid Offices on your respective campuses to further discuss the financial...

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Data Privacy: When Linking to Administrative Data, is Consent Necessary?

Abbey Fletcher

Posted: March 19, 2021 11:03:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Consent requirements must be compliant to ensure timely access and appropriate use of administrative data to inform research. Join us on May 12th for a free, virtual training session that will provide an overview of why and when consent is required with respect to administrative data.  Learning Objectives: Understand why consent is required when accessing and using administrative data for...

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2020 Tax Forms Available on Colleague Self Service

Richelle Corey

Posted: March 19, 2021 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


T2202's and T4A's can be obtained on Colleague Self Service (under the Tax Information section) found on your MyUNB portal. If you did not provide consent for UNB to post your T4A online, a paper copy was mailed on February 19, 2021.  If you provide consent in the section where the tax forms are located, you will be able to obtain your T4A immediately. Category: News and Notices Article...

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Physics Seminar - Signal wavelength dependence of ionospheric scintillation

Penny Davenport

Posted: March 19, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


UNB Physics Department Seminar When: Thurs, Mar 25, 2021 @ 1:15-2:15pm Location: Virtual - Microsoft Teams (see link below to join) Speaker:  Kaili Song, UNB Physics Topic: Signal wavelength dependence of ionospheric scintillation; An indicator of irregularity spectrum characteristics. Ionospheric scintillation, random amplitude and phase fluctuations of a...

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The UNB Art Centre launches free app to celebrate World Water Day

Rachel Watters

Posted: March 19, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Celebrating 10 years of World Water Day Exhibits and Events The UNB Art Centre is launching H20 - An Ocean of Science, which is a free interactive app designed to bring awareness to the importance of water resources and their sustainable management. Developed in collaboration with Spandrel Interactive, a New Brunswick-based game and digital media developer, the app allows anyone with a...

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Join the UNB Co-Curricular Program today

UNB Co-Curricular Program

Posted: March 18, 2021 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Did you know that you can get recognition for the activities you do outside the classroom if you join the Co-Curricular Program? The Co-Curricular Program 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...

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Join the Virtual Cafe today!

UNB Virtual Cafe

Posted: March 18, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


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 Teams. Click here for more...

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Psychology Colloquium with Dr. Ted McDonald

Jennifer McWilliams

Posted: March 18, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


On Friday, March 26th, Dr. Ted McDonald (University of New Brunswick) will be with us to deliver a colloquium talk entitled "Working with NB-IRDT: Data access, research collaboration and training opportunities". The colloquium will take place at 10:00 am via Microsoft Teams (Click here to join the meeting). All are welcome and...

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Kinesiology Graduate Student Colloquium - March 19, 10:30 a.m., two presenters, Molly Gallibois and Erin Cunningham

Leslie Harquail

Posted: March 17, 2021 11:03:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Friday, Mar. 19 at 10:30 a.m. Interested in attending? If so, please contact Dr. Jonathon Edwards for the link: Jonathon.edwards@unb.ca  All Are Welcome! Molly Gallibois, graduate student in the Faculty of Kinesiology's MScKIN program will present on the topic: Sedentary Behaviour and Fall-related Injuries in Middle and Older Aged Adults: Results from the Canadian Longitudinal Study on...

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Participate in our Mural Project!

Sofia Mehlitz

Posted: March 17, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: Student Organizations


Contribute to our Mosaic Mural!  The mural will be a collective of 100 pieces come together to create a collaborative installation of art for the 203 Centre's space. The design outline has been completed and it is now your turn to help bring color and life into the puzzle pieces. Find more information on our IG page here: https://www.instagram.com/p/CMVJCrnjcE2/ Want to take part?...

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2021 Central Heating Plant Steam Shutdown Reminder

Tom Gilmore

Posted: March 17, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


This notice shall serve as reminder that the 2021 Central Heating Plant Shutdown shall begin at 00:01 hours June 6th 2021, continuing through to 24:00 hours on June 10th 2021.  Steam will be restored to the DECRH within 24 hours of shutdown.  Steam will be restored to all other clients no later than 24:00 hours, June 10th 2021. The shutdown is necessary in order to carry out routine...

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Invitation to Participate in Sociology Research Study

Jo-Anne Fullerton

Posted: March 17, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


You are invited to participate in an online survey on university students' perceptions and attitudes toward intimate partner violence (IPV). This study is a component of my master studies in the Department of Sociology at the University of New Brunswick under the supervision of Dr. Carmen Gill. The data collected from this study will develop an understanding of how university...

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Lessons From Covid-19: New Ways of Thinking and Opportunities For Change Panel Discussion

Jessica Bourque

Posted: March 16, 2021 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Lessons From Covid-19: New Ways of Thinking and Opportunities For Change Panel Discussion The global pandemic has brought chaos, challenge, and loss. It has highlighted inequities, structural gaps, and many other problems. The essence of good leadership is to learn from diversity, transmuting failures into lessons learned to create a better future. As such, COVID-19 presents a critical...

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Introduction to Regression Workshop

Abbey Fletcher

Posted: March 16, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Regression is a powerful statistical tool that is used to understand or to make predictions about the world around us. Join us for a two-part course focusing on what regression is and when and how it is used. The workshop includes a comprehensive introduction to regression methods and its utility. Equipped with this knowledge, participants will feel more confident in...

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Last chance to register for the Certificate in Management Essentials Information Session!

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: March 16, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Do you have questions about UNB's Certificate in Management Essentials (CME)? Join us on Mar. 19 for a FREE information session to learn more about this fully online, self-paced training course designed to help people develop management skills. The one-hour session starts at 1 pm Atlantic (12 pm Eastern) and concludes with a Q&A period. Sign up today! Can't make it on Mar. 19?  Register...

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Undergrads... apply for scholarships!

Undergraduate Awards Office

Posted: March 15, 2021 11:03:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


All undergraduate students must submit an Undergraduate Scholarship Application to be considered for scholarship support. Apply for 2021/22 scholarships by submitting the application found in your eServices under the Academic tab. Deadline is April 15.   Questions? Check out our FAQ:  https://www.unb.ca/moneymatters/scholarships/questions.html or send us an email,...

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Shawn Smith | RBC Lunch and Learn Series

Jade Alex-Ander Yhap

Posted: March 15, 2021 11:02:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


The J Herbert Smith Centre is excited to be hosting Shown Smith, founder of Don't Dis-My-Ability. Join us at 12:00 PM AST on Tuesday, March 16th for a discussion about Entrepreneurship, harnessing your strengths, and perseverance! A Bit about Shawn: Shawn Smith M.Ed., CCC is the proud founder and CEO of Don't dis-my-ability™ consultation services Inc., an innovative, multifaceted...

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UNB Art Centre Launches New Phone App for World Water Day

Lori Quick

Posted: March 15, 2021 11:01:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


UNB Art Centre Launches New Phone App for World Water Day On March 22, to celebrate World Water Day, the UNB Art Centre will launch a free interactive app designed to bring the world to you. Developed in collaboration with Spandrel Interactive, a New Brunswick-based game and digital media developer, H20 - An Ocean of Science will allow anyone with a smartphone or tablet (iOS or Android) to...

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Occupational Health & Safety Information Sessions

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: March 15, 2021 11:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Did you know the UNB College of Extended Learning has thousands of graduates in our online Occupational Health & Safety (OHS) training programs?  COHS student Devon C. says: 'I enrolled in CEL's Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety program to help me find a new career I could really enjoy. The tools that I have gained while taking the program have not only allowed me to get a...

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Encaenia/Spring Convocation - Purchase/reserve regalia

Communications Office

Posted: March 12, 2021 11:02:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


If you will be graduating this spring, and wish to purchase or rent regalia, you can go to the graduation website in order to do so! Although virtual graduation ceremonies will be held, this year graduands are able to purchase souvenir regalia* as a keepsake.  If you would like to rent regalia for the special day, that is also an option.  Regalia information for Fredericton...

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2021 Valedictorian Nominations

Communications Office

Posted: March 12, 2021 11:01:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Graduating university is a significant celebration and we are looking for a student representative from each campus to offer a valedictory address to their fellow graduating students, faculty and guests at the graduation ceremonies. One student from UNB Fredericton and one from UNB Saint John will be selected, and each valedictory address will be streamed during the events. If you are...

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Manage and protect your passwords with LastPass Premium for free

IT Service Desk

Posted: March 12, 2021 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Do you have a hard time remembering all your passwords or creating strong, unique passwords for all your different accounts? UNB’s password manager (LastPass) can help. LastPass provides a secure spot to create, store and manage unique passwords for all your online accounts and services. Use it to: Access your passwords while on the go with the LastPass app on your mobile...

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UNB Student Abroad Winter term 2022

Dave Andrews

Posted: March 11, 2021 11:05:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Please note that the deadline to apply for UNB Student Abroad Exchange Program for Winter term 2022 is April 1st 2021. Please visit www.unb.ca/global for more information  If you would like to schedule a virtual information session on UNB Student Abroad programs and important updates, please contact Dave Andrews - Coordinator UNB Global Academic Programs at...

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UNB Student Abroad Bursary Application - April 1st 2021

Dave Andrews

Posted: March 11, 2021 11:04:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Please note that the deadline to apply for funding through the UNB Student Abroad Bursary is April 1st 2021. All important information on eligibility and application form can be found here: UNB Student Abroad Bursary  If you have any questions, please contact global@unb.ca  Category: News and Notices Article Contact Information Contact: Dave Andrews Email Address: dandrews@unb.ca

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TD Bank Group - Information Session

Anita Connolly

Posted: March 11, 2021 11:02:00 AM AST

Category: Employment News


TD Bank Group is hosting an information session for students, soon-to-be graduates and alumni – come find out more about career opportunities in Halifax, Atlantic Canada and beyond and learn how to make your application stand out! We are looking for folks who are passionate about helping people, have strong communication skills and leadership skills and who have an interest in starting...

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UNBPAAC (UNB Physics and Astronomy Club) Elections

Penny Davenport

Posted: March 11, 2021 11:01:00 AM AST

Category: Student Organizations


Nominations are now open for the 2021-2022 UNBPAAC (UNB Physics and Astronomy Club) elections! If you are currently a UNB undergraduate student, and have an interest in physics and/or astronomy, I strongly encourage you consider running for an executive position. Through the UNBPAAC, you will be able to plan events and meet students with the same passion as you for physics and astronomy! The...

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Atlantic Provinces Autism Conference Call for Breakout Speakers

Belinda Elliott-Bielecki

Posted: March 11, 2021 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The Atlantic Provinces Autism Conference (APAC) planning committee is pleased to announce the 2021 Conference call for breakout speakers. We recognize that the COVID-19 Pandemic will still be of concern for many people at the end of this year; thus, this year's conference will again be virtual and held on the mornings of November 4 and 5.   While these applications will determine the...

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Paid Summer Research Positions: Last Call for Applications

Abbey Fletcher

Posted: March 11, 2021 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Are you a UNB student looking for paid workplace experience doing research for and about New Brunswick? If so, look no further because the New Brunswick Institute for Research, Data and Training (NB-IRDT) is officially accepting applications for its 2021 Pathways to Professions program, and would love to hear from YOU! Pathways to Professions (P2P) is a 13-week virtual experiential learning...

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Join the Virtual Cafe today!

Virtual Cafe

Posted: March 10, 2021 11:04:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


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 Teams. Click here for more...

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UNBF Volunteer Fair Online

UNBF Volunteer Fair

Posted: March 10, 2021 11:03:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The Community Volunteer Income Tax Program has a current need for volunteers. You don't need to be a tax expert, training and support are provided. 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...

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There is still time to register for the Certificate in Adult Education Virtual Information Session!

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: March 10, 2021 11:01:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


On March 17, representatives from the UNB Faculty of Education will host a FREE information session about the Certificate in Adult Education.   Join us at 2 pm Atlantic (1 pm Eastern) to learn how this certificate program can augment your degree and position you for a career that involves teaching and training adults.   Sign up today! Category: News and Notices Article Contact...

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Invitation to Participate in Sociology Research Study

Jo-Anne Fullerton

Posted: March 10, 2021 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


You are invited to participate in an online survey on university students' perceptions and attitudes toward intimate partner violence (IPV). This study is a component of my master studies in the Department of Sociology at the University of New Brunswick under the supervision of Dr. Carmen Gill. The data collected from this study will develop an understanding of how university...

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Kinesiology Graduate Colloquium - March 12, 10:30 a.m.

Leslie Harquail

Posted: March 10, 2021 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Daneka Headley, graduate student in the Faculty of Kinesiology’s MASRS program will present on the topic: “The Application of Social Innovation in Sport and Recreation" Friday, Mar. 12 at 10:30 a.m. All are Welcome! Interested in attending? Please contact Dr. Jonathon Edwards for the link: Jonathon.edwards@unb.ca  Social innovations seek to serve humanity and address...

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Undergrads... apply for scholarships!

Undergraduate Awards Office

Posted: March 9, 2021 11:05:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


All undergraduate students must submit an Undergraduate Scholarship Application to be considered for scholarship support. Apply for 2021/22 scholarships by submitting the application found in your eServices under the Academic tab. Deadline is April 15.   Questions? Check out our FAQ:  https://www.unb.ca/moneymatters/scholarships/questions.html or send us an email,...

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Apply for the Alumni Legacy Award

Alumni Office

Posted: March 9, 2021 11:04:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Are you a #ProudlyUNB student? Apply now for our Alumni Legacy Award valued at two years’ tuition (approx. $15,000). Through the Alumni Legacy Award, the Associated Alumni helps provide future generations with the opportunity to benefit from a UNB education, just like our alumni did. We want to support future UNB leaders and alumni ambassadors who share our pride in this great...

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UNB Law tax clinic open for students

Ed Bowes

Posted: March 9, 2021 11:03:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Are you looking for help filing your income tax return? The UNB Law tax clinic is here to help! The UNB Law tax clinic educates students on Canadian income tax and assists with their income tax returns…for free! The clinic runs from Monday, March 22 to Friday, April 15, 2021, in Room 301B of The Gérard V. La Forest Law Library or virtually (Zoom). Times TBD. Please book in...

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Lunch and Learn: Program Evaluation Primer

Abbey Fletcher

Posted: March 9, 2021 11:01:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Are you preparing to enter the workforce and looking for skills to increase your employability? Do you have a good working knowledge of program evaluation?  Get a leg up on your peers and join us on March 17th for a virtual Lunch and Learn for a primer in program evaluation. Program evaluation is becoming increasingly popular as public  and  private sectors look to understand...

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MAAC Society Online Game Night

Jennifer Bishop

Posted: March 9, 2021 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


All members of the UNB Community are welcome! Every Tuesday night, from 7 - 9 p.m., the Media Arts & Cultures Student Society hosts an online game night via its discord server. Each week, a variety of online party and strategy games are organized. Event begins at 7 p.m. but drop in anytime and join a game. No special software or previous experience is required. Join the MAAC discord to...

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First-Year Student Survey Fall 2020 presentation of results

Dave Decker

Posted: March 8, 2021 11:03:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


First-Year Student Survey Fall 2020 presentation of results Please save Thursday, March 11 at 10:00 a.m. to attend a presentation on the results of the Fall 2020 First-Year Student Survey. This survey provides information from our first-year students about recruitment, on-boarding, and orientation activities and is extremely useful in developing and evolving our approaches. Comparative data...

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Take an online course @ UNB this summer!

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: March 8, 2021 11:02:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Fitting learning into a busy summer schedule has never been easier!   Choose from Open Entry or Term Based courses and learn from anywhere.  Check out the featured courses below or visit the UNB Timetable for a complete and current listing: • ADM 4425 – Investments • ENGL 2197 – Travel Writing • ENGL 3563 – Contemporary British Women...

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Are you interested in learning more about leadership studies?

Jessica Bourque

Posted: March 8, 2021 11:01:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Are you interested in learning more about leadership studies? UNB's Leadership minor and certificate programs are designed for any student enrolled at UNB and will prepare you to meet future challenges and opportunities in any sector, profession, or location you choose. The  Leadership Minor and Certificate will help build your leadership knowledge and skills, increase your innovation...

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Announcing the retirement of Kim Wade

Caen Squires

Posted: March 8, 2021 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


After almost 28 years with the University of New Brunswick, starting at the Bookstore in 1993, Kim transitioned to the MMFC in 2014 and has been a familiar face and personality on the UNB Fredericton campus. At the MMFC Kim has impacted the lives of many; always warm and supportive to her colleagues, as well as the many undergraduate and graduate students associated with the work of the MMFC,...

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10 UNB Women #ChoosetoChallenge

Marketing Office

Posted: March 5, 2021 11:01:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


In honour of International Women’s Day, we’re putting the spotlight on 10 UNB women who #ChoosetoChallenge. While this is just a small sample of the great work being done by women at the University of New Brunswick, we’d like to acknowledge the work of these women and celebrate the strides they have recently been making in their fields. Please visit UNB’s social media...

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Call for Nominations Dr. James Downey Leadership Award

Sherrie Lynch

Posted: March 5, 2021 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Do you know a student who has made an “outstanding contribution to student life” at UNB?  Do you think you have made such a contribution?  Nominations AND/OR applications are being accepted now for the Dr. James Downey Student Leadership Award.  To nominate someone, or to apply yourself, you should write a letter outlining in detail contributions made to student life...

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Celebrating IWD

UNB Communications

Posted: March 5, 2021 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


International Women’s Day is the global celebration of the social, economic and political milestones of women throughout history. In 1908, 15 000 women marched through New York City fighting for voting rights, higher wages and shorter working hours for women.  In 1910, Clara Zetkin, Leader of the...

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Trailblazers: A Road to Resilience Group

Tanya Jones

Posted: March 4, 2021 11:03:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Are you the first in your immediate family to go to university? UNB Counselling is offering a wellness and therapy group just for you. As part of our Road to Resilience program, this group will delve into a variety of topics related to mental health, all while keeping a focus on the particular experiences of first-generation students.   With any questions and to register for this 8 week...

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EVENT REMINDER: UNB Talks Online - Slaying Your Taxes

Alumni Office

Posted: March 4, 2021 11:01:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


UNB Talks Online: Slaying Your Taxes Wednesday, March 10, 2021  7 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. (AST) At this free webinar for current UNB students and young alumni (U35), you will learn about your taxes and get answers to the top questions from an alumni tax expert. You will receive a better understanding of your taxes and filing out your income tax returns; how to claim any COVID-related...

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SAS Software Licences Available to UNB Students, Staff and Faculty

Abbey Fletcher

Posted: March 4, 2021 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Looking for software to help with data management and analysis? SAS software is a statistical software suite developed by SAS Institute Inc. for data management and advanced analytics, with applications for topics like multivariate analysis, business intelligence, criminal investigation, and predictive analytics. The SAS software suite can retrieve, alter, manage, mine, and analyze data from a...

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Paid Summer Student Research Positions: Applications Due March 15th

Abbey Fletcher

Posted: March 3, 2021 11:03:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Are you a UNB student looking for paid workplace experience doing research for and about New Brunswick? If so, look no further because the New Brunswick Institute for Research, Data and Training (NB-IRDT) is officially accepting applications for its 2021 Pathways to Professions program, and would love to hear from YOU!  Pathways to Professions (P2P) is a 13-week virtual experiential...

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Prepare yourself for a career in management!

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: March 3, 2021 11:03:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


UNB’s online Certificate in Management Essentials (CME) is the perfect program for anyone who wants to develop the skills needed to succeed–and excel–in a management role.  Want to learn more about the CME? Join us on Mar. 19 for a free information session to learn how the Certificate in Management Essentials will benefit you.  The one-hour session starts at 1 pm...

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"Yours in Sisterhood" : An International Women's Day Film ScreeningPost Title

Caen Squires

Posted: March 3, 2021 11:01:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


As part of the President’s Diversity Dialogue Series, and in recognition of International Women’s Day 2021, The Human Rights & Positive Environment Office of UNB, in collaboration with the Muriel McQueen Fergusson Centre for Family Violence Research, invite you to join them for a screening of “Yours in Sisterhood”, a film by Irene Lusztig described as “a collective...

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Invitation to Participate in Sociology Research Study

Jo-Anne Fullerton

Posted: March 3, 2021 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


You are invited to participate in an online survey on university students' perceptions and attitudes toward intimate partner violence (IPV). This study is a component of my master studies in the Department of Sociology at the University of New Brunswick under the supervision of Dr. Carmen Gill. The data collected from this study will develop an understanding of how university...

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MusicUNB LIVE - Where does the "Art" come in?

Yunjia Dai

Posted: March 3, 2021 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


MusicUNB LIVE - Where Does The "Art" Come In? Sunday, March 7, 2021 at 7:30 p.m. Progression series Artists: Nadia Francavilla, Richard Hornsby, Emily Kennedy, Mark Kleyn, Joel LeBlanc What is art? How do you define what music is? Explore these questions with some of music’s most creative and innovative composers. Experience the music of John Cage, Earl Brown, John Stevens, Steve Reich...

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How you register for your courses has changed

UNB Registrars Office

Posted: March 1, 2021 11:04:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Effective today, you will use Colleague Self-Service in the myUNB Portal to select and register for your courses.  Colleague Self-Service is replacing WebAdvisor. Registration for Summer 2021 is now available. Fall 2021/Winter 2022 course registration will be available on March 15.  WebAdvisor will continue to be available if you have any issues with the new registration...

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Undergrads... apply for scholarships!

Undergraduate Awards Office

Posted: March 1, 2021 11:01:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


All undergraduate students must submit an Undergraduate Scholarship Application to be considered for scholarship support. Apply for 2021/22 scholarships by submitting the application found in your eServices under the Academic tab. Deadline is April 15.   Questions? Check out our FAQ:  https://www.unb.ca/moneymatters/scholarships/questions.html or send us an email,...

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Introduction to Regression Workshop

Abbey Fletcher

Posted: March 1, 2021 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Regression is a powerful statistical tool that is used to understand or to make predictions about the world around us. Join us for a two-part course focusing on what regression is and when and how it is used. The workshop includes a comprehensive introduction to regression methods and its utility. Equipped with this knowledge, participants will feel more confident in...

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COVID-19 travel requirements

UNB Communications

Posted: February 26, 2021 11:06:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


As the travel risk associated with COVID-19 continues to increase, we strongly encourage you not to travel outside New Brunswick during the winter term or during spring reading week. If you travel outside the province, you will be required to self-isolate for 14 days when you return.  Travel outside New Brunswick should only occur in exceptional circumstances and students must have their...

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Remember to add @unb.ca to your login ID when logging in

IT Service Desk

Posted: February 26, 2021 11:04:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Following the upgrades to UNB’s login services on Feb. 27, you must now use your loginID@unb.ca (not just login ID) when logging in to most* UNB IT services. Most UNB IT services also now: have a new login screen require multi-factor authentication (MFA), working the same as your M365 services  *See a list of exceptions  Need help logging in? Contact the UNB IT Service Desk...

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Canadian Federation of University Women Scholarship Fundraiser

Dr. Shelley Delano Parker

Posted: February 26, 2021 11:01:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The annual book sale of the Canadian Federation of University Women (CFUW) has unfortunately been cancelled due to Covid-19. This annual event, to date, has provided over $1,000,000.00 in scholarship funding for women in New Brunswick. We have funded 16 scholarships (renewable) to attend universities in Fredericton, two scholarships for the N.B. College of Crafts & Design as well as the...

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Lunch and Learn: Program Evaluation Primer

Abbey Fletcher

Posted: February 26, 2021 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Are you preparing to enter the workforce and looking for skills to increase your employability? Do you have a good working knowledge of program evaluation?  Get a leg up on your peers and join us on March 17th for a virtual Lunch and Learn for a primer in program evaluation. Program evaluation is becoming increasingly popular as public  and  private sectors look to understand...

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Summer Term registration opens March 1!

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: February 25, 2021 11:02:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Ready. Set. UNB.  It’s your future, get to it faster with online learning this summer. Browse the online summer schedule today and start planning your summer.  Choose from  400+ courses in a wide range of topics and levels. Did you know you can complete a 3-credit hour course in as little as 3 weeks? Term-based courses begin as early as May 5.  Visit the UNB Timetable...

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Register today to attend the Certificate in Adult Education Virtual Information Session!

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: February 25, 2021 11:01:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


On March 17, representatives from the UNB Faculty of Education are hosting a FREE information session about the Certificate in Adult Education.   Join us at 2 pm Atlantic (1 pm Eastern) to learn how this certificate program can augment your degree and position you for a career that involves teaching and training adults.   Sign up today!   Category: News and Notices Article...

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Kinesiology Graduate Colloquium - Guests speaker - Dr. Luke Potwarka

Leslie Harquail

Posted: February 25, 2021 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Dr. Luke Potwarka, University of Waterloo, will present at the Kinesiology Graduate Colloquium entitled, "In Search of Inspiration: A Realist Synthesis Approach to Understanding Demonstration Effects”.  Friday Feb. 26 at 10:30 a.m. via Teams Interested in attending please contact Dr. Jonathon Edwards for the link:...

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Add Leadership Studies to your Degree

Jessica Bourque

Posted: February 24, 2021 11:08:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Are you interested in learning more about leadership studies? UNB's Leadership minor and certificate programs are designed for any student enrolled at UNB and will prepare you to meet future challenges and opportunities in any sector, profession, or location you choose. The  Leadership Minor and Certificate will help build your leadership knowledge and skills, increase your innovation...

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UNBF Volunteer Fair Online

UNB Volunteer Fair

Posted: February 24, 2021 11:06:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The Community Volunteer Income Tax Program has a current need for volunteers. You don't need to be a tax expert, training and support are provided. 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...

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Join the Virtual Cafe

Virtual Cafe

Posted: February 24, 2021 11:05:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


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 Teams. Click here for more...

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Amended T2202's

Richelle Corey

Posted: February 24, 2021 11:04:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


An error was discovered on the months of study on some 2020 T2202's and this issue has been fixed.  Your T2202 is found on the MyUNB Portal under Colleague Self Service. Category: News and Notices Article Contact Information Contact: Richelle Corey Email Address: Richelle.Corey@unb.ca

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Reminder: Must add @unb.ca to your login ID starting Feb. 27

IT Service Desk

Posted: February 24, 2021 11:02:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


On Saturday, Feb. 27 from 6:30 p.m. – 9 p.m., ITS is performing necessary updates to UNB’s login services. During this time, you may be unable to access UNB services that require you to log in. Once these upgrades are complete you will need to add @unb.ca to your login ID – UNBloginID@unb.ca – when logging in to most UNB IT services. What other changes will I notice...

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UNB Student Union Welcome Center

Karen Miner

Posted: February 24, 2021 11:01:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Please note, that the UNB Student Union Office will be closed during March Break and will re-open March 8, 2021. Category: News and Notices Article Contact Information Contact: Karen Miner Email Address: kminer@unb.ca

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Invitation to Participate in Sociology Research Study

Jo-Anne Fullerton

Posted: February 24, 2021 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


You are invited to participate in an online survey on university students' perceptions and attitudes toward intimate partner violence (IPV). This study is a component of my master studies in the Department of Sociology at the University of New Brunswick under the supervision of Dr. Carmen Gill. The data collected from this study will develop an understanding of how university...

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Paid Summer Student Research Positions: Applications Open!

Abbey Fletcher

Posted: February 24, 2021 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Are you a UNB student looking for paid workplace experience doing research for and about New Brunswick? If so, look no further because the New Brunswick Institute for Research, Data and Training (NB-IRDT) is officially accepting applications for its 2021 Pathways to Professions program, and would love to hear from YOU!  Pathways to Professions (P2P) is a 13-week virtual experiential...

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Become an Orientation Leader: applications now open

Student Union Orientation Program

Posted: February 23, 2021 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Applications are open for Orientation Leader positions. If you're passionate about making the student experience better and you want gain valuable leadership experience then consider applying today! Visit unbsu.ca/jobs to view the job description and application details.  Category: News and Notices Article Contact Information Contact: Student Union Orientation Program Email...

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Occupational Health & Safety Information Sessions - Register Today!

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: February 22, 2021 11:10:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


There’s still time to register for tomorrow’s Occupational Health & Safety (OHS) information sessions.  Choose from: Certificate in Occupational Health & Safety (COHS) 5:30 p.m. Atlantic / 4:30 p.m. Eastern Register for COHS information session  Diploma in Occupational Health & Safety (DOHS) 7 p.m. Atlantic / 6 p.m. Eastern Register for DOHS information session  Each...

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How you register for your courses is changing

UNB Registrar Offices

Posted: February 22, 2021 11:08:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


On March 1, 2021, you will begin to use Colleague Self-Service in the myUNB Portal to select and register for your courses.   Registration for Summer 2021 will be available starting on March 1 and Fall 2021/Winter 2022 course registration will be available on March 15. Colleague Self-Service is replacing WebAdvisor. Orientation for UNB community You are invited to attend the upcoming...

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Undergrads... apply for scholarships!

Undergraduate Awards Office

Posted: February 22, 2021 11:06:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


All undergraduate students must submit an Undergraduate Scholarship Application to be considered for scholarship support. Apply for 2021/22 scholarships by submitting the application found in your eServices under the Academic tab. Deadline is April 15.   Questions? Check out our FAQ:  https://www.unb.ca/moneymatters/scholarships/questions.html or send us an email,...

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Apply for a $10,000 scholarship!

Undergraduate Awards Office

Posted: February 22, 2021 11:05:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Are you a leader in the environmental field? The Leslie E. Bruce Environmental Scholarship application is now open in your eServices under the Academic tab.  Deadline is March 1.   In the past, UNB has awarded 2 Leslie E. Bruce Scholarships each valued at $10,000.   2021/22 recipients must be full-time undergraduate or graduate students in any discipline, from any UNB...

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Strategic Vision - Research Impact website launch

UNB Communications

Posted: February 22, 2021 11:04:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


As part of our strategic vision, UNB Toward 2030, please visit the newly launched Research Impact website, which showcases some of the amazing research happening at UNB. While impossible to sum up the work of our hundreds of researchers in just a handful of stories, this site provides a snapshot of the breadth and depth of the important work happening on our...

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UNB Talks Online: Slaying Your Taxes

UNB Alumni

Posted: February 22, 2021 11:02:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


At this free webinar for current UNB students and young alumni (U35), you will learn about your taxes and get answers to the top questions from an alumni tax expert. You will receive a better understanding of your taxes and filing out your income tax returns; how to claim any COVID-related payments received; know more about contribution limits and non-taxable income; and gather additional...

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Graduate Student Mental Health and Wellness - Peer Support

Matthew MacLean

Posted: February 22, 2021 11:01:00 AM AST

Category: Athletics Recreation and Wellness


As we reach the midpoint of another winter term, one made even more challenging due to the global pandemic, we are reminded of the critical importance of mental health and wellness, particularly among the graduate student community.     Therefore, all UNB graduate students are invited to attend gatherings of the Graduate Student Peer Support Group.  These meetings are...

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Summer Institute Information Session

Jade Alex-Ander Yhap

Posted: February 22, 2021 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


SUMMER INSTITUTE ONLINE INFO SESSION - February 24th, 12:00 PM Are you ready to make your passion your career? The Summer Institute is a 12-week long accelerator that will help you to take your passion project and turn it into a sustainable business. We offer our cohort members an intensive set of courses that will provide you with education and mentoring to make the best decisions for your...

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Using Tor browsing and torrents safely for academic purposes

Erik Denis

Posted: February 19, 2021 11:05:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Do you need to use Tor browsing or torrent tools as part of your research or studies? While these tools can serve legitimate purposes in academia and research, they are also often used for illegal and nefarious activities and when not accessed or used securely, can put you at risk of identity theft, extortion, malware being installed on your device, and more.  If you need to access these...

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Tax forms are now available on Colleague Self Service

Richelle Corey

Posted: February 19, 2021 11:01:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


2020 T2202's and T4A's are now available on Colleague Self Service (under the Tax Information section) found on your MyUNB portal.  Subsequent years can also be found there if required.  If you did not provide consent for UNB to post your T4A online, a paper copy was mailed on February 19, 2021.  If you provide consent on Colleague Self Service under the Tax Information section,...

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UNB BLSA Presents: "Advancing Racial Diversity in the Judiciary"

Alysha-Rae Weekes

Posted: February 19, 2021 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: Student Organizations


In celebration of Black History Month, UNB Black Law Students’ Association will be hosting a panel of Atlantic judges of colour to discuss their experiences navigating race in the judiciary. Judge Ronda van der Hoek, Judge Aleta Cromwell, and Judge Perry Borden of the Provincial and Family Courts of Nova Scotia will be our panelists for the Teams event. All students and staff are welcome...

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Paid Summer Student Research Positions: Applications Open!

Abbey Fletcher

Posted: February 18, 2021 11:01:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Are you a UNB student looking for paid workplace experience doing research for and about New Brunswick? If so, look no further because the New Brunswick Institute for Research, Data and Training (NB-IRDT) is officially accepting applications for its 2021 Pathways to Professions program, and would love to hear from YOU!  Pathways to Professions (P2P) is a 13-week virtual experiential...

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UNB Go CODE Girl

Grace Ashfield

Posted: February 18, 2021 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Go CODE Girl is a one day conference being held virtually on March 6th 2021. Open to girls in grades 7-10 across New Brunswick, Go CODE Girl programs are designed to introduce you to the wide range of career possibilities available in the rapidly-growing fields of technology, computing and software engineering. At Go CODE Girl, you’ll discover the digital skills that will drive...

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Undergrads... apply for scholarships!

Undergraduate Awards Office

Posted: February 17, 2021 11:05:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


All undergraduate students must submit an Undergraduate Scholarship Application to be considered for scholarship support. Apply for 2021/22 scholarships by submitting the application found in your eServices under the Academic tab. Deadline is April 15. Questions? Check out our FAQ:  https://www.unb.ca/moneymatters/scholarships/questions.html or send us an email, awards@unb.ca. Category:...

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Information Regarding 2020 T4 Income Tax Slips

Joanne Hodgson

Posted: February 17, 2021 11:02:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Payroll Services have posted the 2020 T4 income tax slips to Colleague Self-Service. Once logged in to your myUNB portal, https://my.unb.ca/Pages/default.aspx, go to the Colleague Self-Service link on “Page 1” of the Launch Menu. Click on the ‘Employee’ link and then on ‘Tax Information.’ The UNB portal is the most secure way to obtain your T4 as...

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SAS Software Licences Available to UNB Students, Staff and Faculty

Abbey Fletcher

Posted: February 17, 2021 11:01:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Looking for software to help with data management and analysis? SAS software is a statistical software suite developed by SAS Institute Inc. for data management and advanced analytics, with applications for topics like multivariate analysis, business intelligence, criminal investigation, and predictive analytics. The SAS software suite can retrieve, alter, manage, mine, and analyze data from a...

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Invitation to Participate in Sociology Research Study

Jo-Anne Fullerton

Posted: February 17, 2021 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


You are invited to participate in an online survey on university students' perceptions and attitudes toward intimate partner violence (IPV). This study is a component of my master studies in the Department of Sociology at the University of New Brunswick under the supervision of Dr. Carmen Gill. The data collected from this study will develop an understanding of how university...

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How you register for your courses is changing

UNB Registrar Offices

Posted: February 16, 2021 11:10:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The way you register for your courses is changing. In the past, WebAdvisor was used to select and register for your courses.  As of March 1, 2021, you will now use Colleague Self-Service in the myUNB Portal to register.  This new system will improve the course registration process by providing a modern interface that will make it much easier to use. Starting March 1, you will be able...

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Notice to Apply to Graduate

Mindy Chiasson

Posted: February 16, 2021 11:08:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


POTENTIAL MAY 2021 GRADUATING STUDENTS Please be aware that the firm deadline to apply to graduate for May 2021 is March 1st, 2021. All potential graduating students MUST apply to graduate by this date to be considered for spring graduation. All Undergraduate students who have not already done so are urged to fill out the application to graduate form.  This form is available from the UNB...

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Apply for a $10,000 scholarship!

Undergraduate Awards Office

Posted: February 16, 2021 11:07:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Are you a leader in the environmental field? The Leslie E. Bruce Environmental Scholarship application is now open in your eServices under the Academic tab.  Deadline is March 1.   In the past, UNB has awarded 2 Leslie E. Bruce Scholarships each valued at $10,000.   2021/22 recipients must be full-time undergraduate or graduate students in any discipline, from any UNB...

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Cybersecurity Alert: Beware of tax refund email scams

IT Service Desk

Posted: February 16, 2021 11:06:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


With another tax season upon us, faculty, staff and students should once again be on the lookout for emails from cyber criminals claiming to be from the Canadian Revenue Agency (CRA) and asking you to click a link to claim your tax refund. Don’t fall for a tax refund scam - if you receive an email like this, do not click any links or open any attachments. Instead, log in to your CRA...

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Must add @unb.ca to your login ID starting Feb. 27

IT Service Desk

Posted: February 16, 2021 11:06:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


As part of the necessary updates to UNB’s login services on Feb. 27, you will need to add @unb.ca to your login ID - UNBloginID@unb.ca – when logging in. What else do I need to know about the updates on Feb. 27? Once the upgrades are complete you will see a new login screen on most UNB IT services Most IT services will require multi-factor authentication (MFA), working the same as...

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UNBers named McCall MacBain Scholarship finalists

UNB Communications

Posted: February 16, 2021 11:05:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


University of New Brunswick students Jillian Lamb (BSc’19) and Jackson Weir (BSc'21) have been named finalists for the inaugural McCall MacBain Scholarships, Canada’s first comprehensive leadership-based scholarship for master’s and professional studies. The scholarship enables students to pursue a fully funded master’s or professional degree at McGill University while...

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Join the UNB Co-Curricular Program today

UNB Co-Curricular Program

Posted: February 16, 2021 11:04:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Did you know that you can get recognition for the activities you do outside the classroom if you join the Co-Curricular Program? The Co-Curricular Program 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...

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UNBF Volunteer Fair Online

UNBF Volunteer Fair

Posted: February 16, 2021 11:03:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The Community Volunteer Income Tax Program has a current need for volunteers. You don't need to be a tax expert, training and support are provided. 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....

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Fergusson Foundation Calls for Award Nominations

Fergusson Foundation

Posted: February 16, 2021 11:02:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


February 2021 (Fredericton, NB) The Fergusson Foundation is calling for nominations for the Muriel McQueen Fergusson Foundation Award. Created in 1992, the Muriel McQueen Fergusson Foundation Award was established to recognize outstanding contributions toward preventing and eliminating family violence in Canada. The Award, presented annually, will be presented at the...

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Last chance to register for the Certificate in Management Essentials Information Session!

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: February 16, 2021 11:01:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


On Feb. 19, the UNB College of Extended Learning is hosting a FREE information session about the online Certificate in Management Essentials.  Join us at 1 pm Atlantic (12 pm Eastern) to learn more about this competency-based training program. Sign up today! Can’t make it on Feb. 19?  Register for the event and we will send you a link to the recording.  Future sessions:...

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Mourning the passing of faculty member Eben Otuteye

UNB Communications

Posted: February 16, 2021 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Please join me in offering condolences to family and friends of faculty member Eben Otuteye, who passed away on Feb. 10, 2021. He was 64. Originally from Ghana, Eben joined the faculty of management on UNB’s Fredericton campus as an assistant professor in 1987 and was promoted to professor in 2003.  A dedicated educator, Eben taught finance courses in the BBA, MBA and...

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Boost your career with one of these graduate programs

Lizabeth Lemon-Mitchell

Posted: February 12, 2021 11:02:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Thinking of a new career, a promotion or of leading your business to new levels? Find out how these graduate programs in quantitative investing and business can help you.  Join us on MS Teams on February 20 to learn about our Master in Quantitative Investment Management or Master in Business Administration programs. Talk to our advisors to learn about the business knowledge and specialized...

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W. Stewart MacNutt Memorial Lecture - Tuesday, February 16th

Carolyn Williston-Aubie

Posted: February 12, 2021 11:01:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Please join the Faculty of Arts for the annual W. Stewart MacNutt Memorial Lecture on Tuesday, February 16, 2021.  The lecture will be given by historian Dr. Shirley Tillotson, professor emeritus at Dalhousie University and University of King's College. A Region of Feeling: Bringing the History of Emotions to Political Economy in Atlantic Canada Atlantic Canada’s historiography mixes...

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MAAC Society Online Game Night

Jennifer Bishop

Posted: February 12, 2021 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: Student Organizations


All members of the UNB Community are welcome! Every Tuesday night at 7pm until 9pm, the Media Arts & Cultures Student Society hosts an online game night via their discord server. Each week, a variety of online party and strategy games are organized. Event begins at 7pm but drop in anytime and join a game. No special software or previous experience is required. Join the MAAC discord to...

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SUB Closed Monday, Feb. 15th

Matthew Theriault

Posted: February 12, 2021 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Please be advise the Student Union Building will be closed on Family Day - Feb. 15. Regular hours will resume on Tuesday, Feb. 16. Category: News and Notices Article Contact Information Contact: Matthew Theriault Email Address: Matthew.Theriault@unb.ca

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Darwin Day 2021 Lecture

Brian Hayden

Posted: February 11, 2021 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Charles Darwin was born on the 12th of February 1809, a date which is now celebrated by biologists across the globe as ‘Darwin Day’. To mark this milestone, the Department of Biology at UNB Fredericton will be holding a special public lecture on Friday, Feb. 12, from 7 - 9 p.m. Dr. Andrew Hendry, a Professor of Evolutionary Biology at McGill University will deliver the lecture...

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Virtual Lunch & Learn: Program Evaluation Primer

Abbey Fletcher

Posted: February 11, 2021 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Are you preparing to enter the workforce and looking for skills to increase your employability? Do you have a good working knowledge of program evaluation?  Get a leg up on your peers and join us on March 17th for a virtual Lunch and Learn for a primer in program evaluation. Program evaluation is becoming increasingly popular as public  and  private sectors look to understand...

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Certificate in Adult Education Virtual Information Session

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: February 10, 2021 11:03:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Are you seeking a career that involves teaching, training, or counselling adults? Consider adding UNB’s Certificate in Adult Education (CAE) on your resumé. Join us on Mar. 17 to learn how the CAE program can help you understand adult education principles and develop skills to be an effective teacher, trainer or counsellor. The one-hour session begins at 2 pm Atlantic (1 pm...

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Applications Open: Paid Summer Student Research Positions

Abbey Fletcher

Posted: February 10, 2021 11:02:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Are you a UNB student looking for paid workplace experience doing research for and about New Brunswick? If so, look no further because the New Brunswick Institute for Research, Data and Training (NB-IRDT) is officially accepting applications for its 2021 Pathways to Professions program, and would love to hear from YOU!  Pathways to Professions (P2P) is a 13-week virtual experiential...

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Guest Lecture by Dr. Aaron Persad (MIT) On the Physical Mechanisms of Evaporation: A look at theories, experiments, and controversies

Siddharth Raval

Posted: February 10, 2021 11:01:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Join the Department of Mechanical Engineering class ME3433 (Heat Transfer) for a guest lecture with Dr. Aaron Persad from Massachusetts Institute of Technology on Thursday, February 11 between 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. The lecture will take place virtually via MS Teams (link below). Link:  MS Teams  Speaker Bio: Dr. Aaron H. Persad is a Research Scientist in the Microfluidics and...

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Kinesiology Graduate Colloquium - Guests speaker - Dr. Katherine Tamminen

Leslie Harquail

Posted: February 10, 2021 11:01:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Dr. Katherine Tamminen will present at the Kinesiology Graduate Colloquium entitled, "Processes of Coping and Communication between Parents and Athletes in Youth Sport", on Friday, Feb. 12, from 1:30 - 2:50 p.m. https://blogs.unb.ca/faculty-of-kinesiology/ If you are interested in attending, please email Dr. Jonathon Edwards for the link: jonathon.edwards@unb.ca. Talk overview/description: In...

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Occupational Health & Safety Information Sessions

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: February 10, 2021 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Did you know the UNB College of Extended Learning has been offering Occupational Health & Safety (OHS) training since 2001 and is a leader in online OHS education? Join us on Feb. 24 for free information sessions about our fully online training programs and learn how OHS can be part of your career path. Certificate in Occupational Health & Safety (COHS) 5:30 p.m. Atlantic / 4:30 p.m. Eastern...

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Invitation to Participate in Sociology Research Study

Jo-Anne Fullerton

Posted: February 9, 2021 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


You are invited to participate in an online survey on university students' perceptions and attitudes toward intimate partner violence (IPV). This study is a component of my master studies in the Department of Sociology at the University of New Brunswick under the supervision of Dr. Carmen Gill. The data collected from this study will develop an understanding of how university...

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Undergrads... apply for scholarships!

Undergraduate Awards Office

Posted: February 8, 2021 11:04:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


All undergraduate students must submit an Undergraduate Scholarship Application to be considered for scholarship support. Apply for 2021/22 scholarships by submitting the application found in your eServices under the Academic tab. Deadline is April 15. Questions? Check out our FAQ:  https://www.unb.ca/moneymatters/scholarships/questions.html or send us an email, awards@unb.ca. Category:...

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Apply for a $10,000 scholarship!

Undergraduate Awards Office

Posted: February 8, 2021 11:02:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Are you a leader in the environmental field? The Leslie E. Bruce Environmental Scholarship application is now open in your eServices under the Academic tab.  Deadline is March 1. In the past, UNB has awarded 2 Leslie E. Bruce Scholarships each valued at $10,000. 2021/22 recipients must be full-time undergraduate or graduate students in any discipline, from any UNB campus. Recipients must...

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Career Talks Online: Job Search and Networking Strategies

Mary Duffley

Posted: February 8, 2021 11:01:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Want to be more effective in securing summer work or your first job after graduation? Find out how to uncover and create career opportunities by learning how our alumni panelists and employers fill job openings. Learn how to find hidden opportunities and build relationships that will maximize your job search efforts. Date: Tuesday, Feb 23, 12 pm - 1 pm (AST) via Zoom Register:  Career...

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Civil Engineering Students - Let’s talk Miller! Career opportunities and how to get there

Cathy Clowater

Posted: February 8, 2021 11:01:00 AM AST

Category: Employment News


Let’s talk Miller! Career opportunities and how to get there - Employer Information Session for Civil Engineering Students Date: Tuesday, February 16th 2021  Time: 1 pm AST  Description: The Miller Group builds and supports urban and rural infrastructure across Canada, and throughout the Southeastern United States while bringing over 100 years of experience,...

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McCall MacBain Scholarships Information Session

Adrienne Wilson

Posted: February 8, 2021 11:01:00 AM AST

Category: Financial Aid


McCall MacBain Scholarships Information Session Learn about fully funded graduate study opportunities! The McCall MacBain Scholarships cover tuition and fees for an eligible master’s or professional program at McGill University, a living stipend of $2,000 a month, mentorship, and leadership development opportunities. Up to 20 full scholarships and 60 entrance awards will be granted based...

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Recruiting men living with extra weight for exercise study

Mohammad Keshavarz

Posted: February 8, 2021 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: Athletics Recreation and Wellness


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 health/fiitness assessment and a free 12-week exercise program with an exercise professional delivered online at home without any equipment. Taking part in this study will help you...

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Winter WIPS - Works in Progress Sessions Wed Feb 10 at 12 noon

Catherine Foster

Posted: February 8, 2021 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


WIPS - Works in Progress Sessions - are informal presentations given by Education graduate students, faculty and staff on their ideas and research. Each session has one 15-minute presentation followed by a discussion. The goal of WIPS is to offer a safe, respectful and supportive environment for sharing ideas and research interests. Join us online via Zoom. These sessions will not be...

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Reminder Early TimeEntry Cutoff - February 19, 2021

Joanne Hodgson

Posted: February 5, 2021 11:02:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Due to the Family Day holiday weekend, it is necessary for Payroll Services to change the TimeEntry cut-off dates for employee submission of hours and supervisor approval for the pay of February 19, 2021. Employee TimeEntry Cut-Off - Employees using TimeEntry timesheets must have all hours entered, electronically signed and submitted to their supervisor for approval by midnight, Thursday,...

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Calling all Queer and Trans Artists!

Sofia Mehlitz

Posted: February 5, 2021 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: Student Organizations


The 203 Centre is looking for an LGBTQIA2S+ artist to design a large mural piece for the physical centre on the UNB Campus (located in the SUB). Any artist living in New Brunswick and is self-identified as a member of the LGBTQIA2S+ community can apply.  The artist will be given a commission honorarium of $250.00 CAD and will be provided with all necessary materials to complete the...

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The UNB Art Centre Celebrates Black History Month

Lori Quick

Posted: February 4, 2021 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The UNB Art Centre celebrates Black History Month with a special project that brings portraits of Black New Brunswickers to the streets of Fredericton. In partnership with the UNB’s Bi-Campus Standing Committee on Equity, Diversity, Inclusion and Human Rights and the City of Fredericton, this project recognizes the achievements and experiences of remarkable individuals. These banners will...

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Changes to how you log in to UNB services starting February 27

IT Service Desk

Posted: February 3, 2021 11:06:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


UNB’s existing authentication services have reached their end of life and must be upgraded by March 2021 to ensure continued, secure login services for the university. On February 27, ITS is performing necessary updates to UNB’s login services. Once these upgrades are complete you will see a new login screen on most UNB IT services and: You will need to add @unb.ca to your login ID...

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Certificate in Management Essentials Information Session

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: February 3, 2021 11:04:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


It’s never too early to plan for your future.  If you aspire to move into a supervisory or management position, consider making UNB’s Certificate in Management Essentials (CME) part of your plan.   Join us on Feb. 19 to learn how the online CME can equip you for a career in management. The one-hour session begins at 1 pm Atlantic (12 pm Eastern) and will include an...

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Trailblazers: A Road to Resilience Group

Tanya Jones

Posted: February 3, 2021 11:03:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Are you a first-generation student? UNB Counselling is offering a wellness and therapy group just for you.  As part of our Road to Resilience program, this group will delve into a variety of topics related to mental health, all while keeping a focus on the particular experiences of first-generation students.  This group will be held online and run Wednesdays from 1:30-2:30...

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Join the UNB Co-Curricular Program today

UNB Co-Curricular Program

Posted: February 3, 2021 11:02:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Did you know that you can get recognition for the activities you do outside the classroom if you join the Co-Curricular Program? 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...

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Applications Open: Paid Summer Student Research Positions

Abbey Fletcher

Posted: February 3, 2021 11:01:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Are you a UNB student looking for paid workplace experience doing research for and about New Brunswick? If so, look no further because the New Brunswick Institute for Research, Data and Training (NB-IRDT) is officially accepting applications for its 2021 Pathways to Professions program, and would love to hear from YOU!  Pathways to Professions (P2P) is a 13-week virtual experiential...

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Invitation to Participate in Sociology Research Study

Jo-Anne Fullerton

Posted: February 3, 2021 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


You are invited to participate in an online survey on university students' perceptions and attitudes toward intimate partner violence (IPV). This study is a component of my master studies in the Department of Sociology at the University of New Brunswick under the supervision of Dr. Carmen Gill. The data collected from this study will develop an understanding of how university...

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UNB honours Black History Month

Communications Office

Posted: February 2, 2021 11:05:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


During the month of February, UNB celebrates and commemorates Black History Month by honouring and acknowledging the achievements and contributions of Black Canadians and people of African descent – achievements that have far too often been erased or ignored. At UNB, we stand beside Black New Brunswickers and Black students at UNB and acknowledge the violent histories of Black...

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Undergrads... apply for scholarships!

Undergraduate Awards Office

Posted: February 2, 2021 11:04:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


All undergraduate students must submit an Undergraduate Scholarship Application to be considered for scholarship support. Apply for 2021/22 scholarships by submitting the application found in your eServices under the Academic tab. Deadline is April 15.   Questions? Check out our FAQ:  https://www.unb.ca/moneymatters/scholarships/questions.html or send us an email,...

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SIN Required for Income Tax form T2202

Richelle Corey

Posted: February 2, 2021 11:03:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Getting ready to file your income tax for 2020?  The Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) requires a student’s Social Insurance Number (SIN) be included on the form that is required for the Tuition and Education Tax Credits (T2202).  Please login to your eServices and select Update My SIN on the Financial Tab before February 12th to confirm that your SIN is on file.  If it...

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Apply for a $10,000 scholarship!

Undergraduate Awards Office

Posted: February 2, 2021 11:02:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Are you a leader in the environmental field? The Leslie E. Bruce Environmental Scholarship application is now open in your eServices under the Academic tab.  Deadline is March 1.   In the past, UNB has awarded 2 Leslie E. Bruce Scholarships each valued at $10,000.   2021/22 recipients must be full-time undergraduate or graduate students in any discipline, from any UNB...

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How to Apply for Federal Jobs…a Real-time Demonstration

Anita Connolly

Posted: February 2, 2021 11:01:00 AM AST

Category: Employment News


February 9, 2021, 10:30 am  Zoom Webinar Register here Come join us and learn how to apply for federal jobs. Learn more about the Government of Canada’s application process for student and career opportunities, including a live demonstration applying to a summer job at Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada’s Fredericton Research and Development Centre. Ask questions about federal...

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iCan Teach UK – Information Session – ‘Everything about teaching in the UK and the process of finding a role through iCan Teach UK’

Cathy Clowater

Posted: February 2, 2021 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: Employment News


Date:  February 17, 2021 Time: 4 pm Location:  Zoom - Join Session here:  https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84012261349 All we do here at iCan Teach UK is work with international teachers who are looking to relocate to the UK to teach. We are absolute specialist in what we do and our experience with Canadian trained teachers is a long standing and happy one! Our information session...

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SIN Required for Income Tax form T2202

Richelle Corey

Posted: February 1, 2021 11:01:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Getting ready to file your income tax for 2020?  The Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) requires a student’s Social Insurance Number (SIN) be included on the form that is required for the Tuition and Education Tax Credits (T2202).  Please login to your eServices and select Update My SIN on the Financial Tab before February 12th to confirm that your SIN is on file.  If it...

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Sawyer Hannay, CEO of Country Liberty at the RBC Lunch and Learn

Jade Alex-Ander Yhap

Posted: February 1, 2021 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The J Herbert Smith Centre is excited to be hosting an innovative business leader, Sawyer Hannay, CEO of Country Liberty ONLINE on February 2nd from 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM.  Sawyer has a wealth of knowledge about growing a nationally recognized brand from right here on the East Coast. With his recent appearance and deal from Dragon's Den, Sawyer is an energizing business leader...

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Department of History’s 5th Annual Black History Month Lecture

Department of History

Posted: January 29, 2021 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Dr. Melanie J. Newton, “’This island’s mine, by Sycorax my mother:’ Afro-Indigeneity, Gender and Survival in the Lesser Antilles.” Thursday, Feb.11, 2021 at 7 p.m. (AST) Please join us for this live online event. All are welcome to attend. Link to lecture:             https://tinyurl.com/y3xc2ode Category:...

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UNB mental health strategist encourages the community to connect as part of Bell Let’s Talk Day

Communications Office

Posted: January 28, 2021 11:01:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Over the past year, the world has changed. The impact of COVID-19 has been felt across the globe and has drastically changed the way we live, study, work and socialize. On Jan. 28, UNB mental health strategist Matthew MacLean joined millions of Canadians in recognizing the importance of talking about mental health as part of this year’s Bell Let’s Talk Day. “The...

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Join the UNB Co-Curricular Program today

UNB Co-Curricular Program

Posted: January 28, 2021 11:00:00 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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UNB Fredericton Final Exam Schedule (Winter 2021) Posted

Registrar's Office - Systems Information Unit

Posted: January 27, 2021 11:02:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The Fredericton UNB Final Exam Schedule is now live online for the 2021 Winter term.   Final Exams will begin April 17th - 27th  Please visit the link to search for your courses final exam date/time. Fredericton Exam Schedule Category: News and Notices Article Contact Information Contact: Registrar's Office - Systems Information Unit Email Address: academic.services@unb.ca

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Need to talk? Support services at UNB Fredericton

Student Services

Posted: January 27, 2021 11:01:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Over the past year, the world has changed. The impact of COVID-19 has been felt across the globe and has drastically changed the way we live, study, work and socialize. It’s more important than ever that we spend time working on our mental health and well-being, and for many, the first step toward this is to share how we are feeling. Today, as part of this year’s Bell Let’s...

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Applications Open: Paid Summer Student Research Positions

Abbey Fletcher

Posted: January 27, 2021 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Are you a UNB student looking for paid workplace experience doing research for and about New Brunswick? If so, look no further because the New Brunswick Institute for Research, Data and Training (NB-IRDT) is officially accepting applications for its 2021 Pathways to Professions program, and would love to hear from YOU!  Pathways to Professions (P2P) is a 13-week virtual experiential...

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Manage and protect your passwords with LastPass

IT Service Desk

Posted: January 26, 2021 11:05:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Do you have a hard time remembering all your passwords or creating strong, unique passwords for all your different accounts? UNB’s password manager (LastPass) can help. LastPass provides a secure spot to create, store and manage unique passwords for all your online accounts and services. Use it to: Access your passwords while on the go with the LastPass app on your mobile...

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Get Stuff Done Club!

Matthew MacLean

Posted: January 26, 2021 11:03:00 AM AST

Category: Athletics Recreation and Wellness


UNB GET STUFF DONE CLUB Janice Gange, Learning Strategist, and Matthew MacLean, Mental Health Strategist, host a weekly meeting every Tuesday 2-3 PM to explore the strategies that help you make the most of your time while also Getting Stuff Done! Each week, you will get a chance to hear some expert tips, ask questions and get to work! Join us here: https://bit.ly/3cdvEH5 For more information or...

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Introduction to Stats Course

Abbey Fletcher

Posted: January 26, 2021 11:02:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Training in Basic Statistics: Describing Data Dates:  Part 1, February 12, 2021, 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.  Part 2, February 19, 2021, 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.    Course Summary:  Statistics provides a set of tools that can be used to gain insight and answer practical questions using data, which always begins with describing data. This course (i) focuses on developing an understanding...

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W. Stewart MacNutt Memorial Lecture

Carolyn Williston-Aubie

Posted: January 26, 2021 11:01:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Please join UNB Fredericton's Faculty of Arts for the annual W. Stewart MacNutt Memorial Lecture, which will be given by historian Dr. Shirley Tillotson,  Professor Emerita at Dalhousie University and University of King's College. Dr. Tillotson will discuss, "A Region of Feeling: Bringing the History of Emotions to Political Economy in Atlantic Canada." Atlantic Canada’s...

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Kinesiology Graduate Colloquium - Guest speaker - Dr. Cory Kulczycki

Leslie Harquail

Posted: January 26, 2021 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Dr. Cory Kulczycki will present at the Kinesiology Graduate Colloquium entitled, "A mixed methods approach to understanding the recreational climbing industry", on Friday, Jan. 29, from 10:30 - 11:50 a.m. If you are interested in attending please email Dr. Jonathon Edwards for the link: jonathon.edwards@unb.ca  Biography: Dr. Cory Kulczycki is an Assistant Professor within the Faculty of...

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Undergrads... apply for scholarships!

Undergraduate Awards Office

Posted: January 25, 2021 11:06:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


All undergraduate students must submit an Undergraduate Scholarship Application to be considered for scholarship support. Apply for 2021/22 scholarships by submitting the application found in your eServices under the Academic tab. Deadline is April 15.   Questions? Check out our FAQ:  https://www.unb.ca/moneymatters/scholarships/questions.html or send us an email,...

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Apply for a $10,000 scholarship!

Undergraduate Awards Office

Posted: January 25, 2021 11:05:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Are you a leader in the environmental field? The Leslie E. Bruce Environmental Scholarship application is now open in your eServices under the Academic tab.  Deadline is March 1.   In the past, UNB has awarded 2 Leslie E. Bruce Scholarships each valued at $10,000.   2021/22 recipients must be full-time undergraduate or graduate students in any discipline, from any UNB campus....

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New Events! Campus Activity Coordinators Introduction

Meghan Beland

Posted: January 25, 2021 11:04:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Hi UNB! We have some exciting news to share-  As we continue to learn virtually, Student Services recognizes the challenging and isolating nature of online learning and wants to provide students with opportunities to engage outside the classroom.   This is where we come in! As Campus Activity Coordinators, we will be hosting virtual events...

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Virtual Drop in Hours - The 203 Centre for Gender and Sexual Diversity

Sofia Mehlitz

Posted: January 25, 2021 11:03:00 AM AST

Category: Student Organizations


Weekly drop in hours of the winter semester are starting are continuing every Wednesday. This week drop in hours will be Wednesday January 25, 2021 at 12:30PM AST.  Drop in hours will be over zoom and are facilitated by Cassidy Wilson, who is the tri-campus LGBTQIA2S+ Wellness Coordinator. These drop in hours are open to anyone on the UNB, STU or NBCC campus.  Message us on Facebook...

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Apply to Education (ATE) Information Session

Cathy Clowater

Posted: January 25, 2021 11:01:00 AM AST

Category: Employment News


Date:  February 3, 2021 Time:  4 pm - 5 pm Where:  Online Zoom Session -  https://zoom.us/j/94778694562 Description: When you graduate, you will use Apply To Education to apply for 85% of school boards in Canada.  It is necessary that you understand the application process to successfully find employment. In this 60-minute info session, we will show you how to...

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Winter WIPS - Works in Progress Sessions Wed Jan 27 12noon

Catherine Foster

Posted: January 25, 2021 11:01:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


WIPS are informal presentations given by Education graduate students, faculty and staff on their ideas and research. Each session has one 15-minute presentation followed by a discussion. The goal of WIPS is to offer a safe, respectful and supportive environment for sharing ideas and research interests. Join us online via Zoom. These sessions will not be recorded. If you’d like to attend...

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Invitation to Participate in Sociology Research Study

Jo-Anne Fullerton

Posted: January 25, 2021 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Dear students, This notice is being posted on behalf of Sociology Graduate student Jo-Anne Fullerton.  You are invited to participate in an online survey on university students' perceptions and attitudes toward intimate partner violence (IPV). This study is a component of my master studies in the Department of Sociology at the University of New Brunswick under the supervision of Dr....

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Occupational Health & Safety Information Sessions - Register Today!

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: January 25, 2021 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


There’s still time to register for the Occupational Health & Safety (OHS) information sessions taking place Jan. 27.  Choose from: Certificate in Occupational Health & Safety (COHS) 5:30 p.m. Atlantic / 4:30 p.m. Eastern Register for COHS information session  Diploma in Occupational Health & Safety (DOHS) 7 p.m. Atlantic / 6 p.m. Eastern Register for DOHS information...

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The Fiddlehead & FROSTival: Free Online Poetry and Prose Readings

Kelsey Hovey

Posted: January 22, 2021 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The Fiddlehead will be hosting a free online poetry and prose reading in partnership with Fredericton FROSTival and Odd Sundays. The event will take place on Sunday, February 7 at 2:00 pm AST and will feature readings by Elise Thorburn, the winner of our 2020 short-fiction contest and poet Phoebe Wang. Fiddlehead Editor, Sue Sinclair will also be reading from the selection of Don...

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Apply today to become the next Student Union Leader

Student Union Orientation

Posted: January 21, 2021 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Applications are open for the Orientation Chair and Vice-Chair positions. If you're passionate about making the student experience better and you want gain valuable leadership experience then consider applying today! Visit unbsu.ca/jobs to view the job description and application details.  Category: News and Notices Article Contact Information Contact: Student Union Orientation Email...

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Summer Institute Application Now Open

Jade Alex-Ander Yhap

Posted: January 20, 2021 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Companies interested in participating in The Summer Institute’s 2021 cohort are strongly encouraged to apply in advance of the February 15th deadline. The Summer Institute is a twelve-week accelerator based in Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada, that accepts 5 - 7 companies each year to participate in its intensive, globally recognized program. The 2020 program will run from April 27th...

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UNB Backgrounds for Teams

IT Service Desk

Posted: January 20, 2021 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Looking for a new background for your next Teams class or meeting? UNB backgrounds for Teams are now available so you can attend your next class or meeting from your favourite campus views. See the available backgrounds. How to change your background in Teams Before a meeting: After clicking ‘Join’ on your meeting, you will be prompted to choose your video and audio options Select...

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Notice to Apply to Graduate

Mindy Chiasson

Posted: January 19, 2021 11:06:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Please be aware that the firm deadline to apply to graduate for May 2021 is March 1st, 2021.  All potential graduating students MUST apply to graduate by this date in order to be considered for spring graduation.  Undergraduate students who have not already done so are urged to fill out the application to graduate form.  This form is available from the UNB homepage; Academics...

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Bookable study spaces during COVID-19

UNB Communications

Posted: January 19, 2021 11:04:00 AM AST

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 are available for registered...

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Learning Strategy & Assistive Technology Services

Rebecca Ward

Posted: January 19, 2021 11:03:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Learning Strategy & Assistive Technology Services OPEN TO ALL UNBF STUDENTS The Student Accessibility Centre provides Learning Strategy and Assistive Technology services to all students on campus. Students interested in the services noted below may reach out directly to the staff member indicated for more information or to setup an appointment. Faculty and staff may refer any student to these...

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McCall MacBain Scholarships Information Session

Adrienne Wilson

Posted: January 19, 2021 11:02:00 AM AST

Category: Financial Aid


McCall MacBain Scholarships Information Session Learn about fully funded graduate study opportunities! The McCall MacBain Scholarships cover tuition and fees for an eligible master’s or professional program at McGill University, a living stipend of $2,000 a month, mentorship, and leadership development opportunities. Up to 20 full scholarships and 60 entrance awards will be granted based...

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Last chance to register for the Certificate in Management Essentials Information Session!

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: January 19, 2021 11:01:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


On January 22, the UNB College of Extended Learning is hosting a FREE information session about the online Certificate in Management Essentials. Join us at 1 pm Atlantic (12 pm Eastern) to learn how this competency-based program will help you develop the leadership attributes and skills organizations seek. Sign up today! Can’t make it on January 22?  Register for the event and we...

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Directional signage on campus

UNB Communications

Posted: January 19, 2021 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The health and safety of the UNB community is our top priority. 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 is posted on elevators denoting the maximum occupancy and temporary closures of spaces. To...

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The Faculty of Education & NB Association for Community Living present: "The Case of Luke Elwood."

Catherine Foster

Posted: January 19, 2021 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The Faculty of Education & NB Association for Community Living present: “The Case of Luke Elwood”, A Documentary screening & Discussion with panelist: Luke Elwood, Maureen Elwood, Gordon Porter & Wayne MacKay. Tuesday January 26th, 2021 7:00-8:30PM ADT, Facebook Live stream https://www.facebook.com/UNBFEduc This is a free public event. 2017 marked the 30th anniversary of the...

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Undergrads... apply for scholarships!

Undergraduate Awards Office

Posted: January 18, 2021 11:04:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


All undergraduate students must submit an Undergraduate Scholarship Application to be considered for scholarship support. Apply for 2021/22 scholarships by submitting the application found in your eServices under the Academic tab. Deadline is April 15.   Questions? Check out our FAQ:  https://www.unb.ca/moneymatters/scholarships/questions.html or send us an email,...

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Apply for a $10,000 scholarship!

Undergraduate Awards Office

Posted: January 18, 2021 11:03:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Are you a leader in the environmental field? The Leslie E. Bruce Environmental Scholarship application is now open in your eServices under the Academic tab.  Deadline is March 1. In the past, UNB has awarded 2 Leslie E. Bruce Scholarships each valued at $10,000. 2021/22 recipients must be full-time undergraduate or graduate students in any discipline, from any UNB campus.  Recipients...

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Academic Accommodations and other Support for Fredericton Students With Disabilities

Kelley Bird

Posted: January 18, 2021 11:02:00 AM AST

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 English Language Programme Academic English as a Second Language

Christopher Hudson-Brading

Posted: January 18, 2021 11:01:00 AM AST

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 1012, 2012), a graduate course (AESL 6022) and non-credit offerings (CELP 1002, CELP 1004) are...

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Invitation to Participate in Sociology Research Study

Jo-Anne Fullerton

Posted: January 18, 2021 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Dear students, This notice is being posted on behalf of Sociology Graduate student Jo-Anne Fullerton.  You are invited to participate in an online survey on university students' perceptions and attitudes toward intimate partner violence (IPV). This study is a component of my master studies in the Department of Sociology at the University of New Brunswick under the supervision of Dr....

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RBC Virtual Lunch and Learn: How can the Centre help you?

Jade Alex-Ander Yhap

Posted: January 18, 2021 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The J Herbert Smith Centre for Technology Management & Entrepreneurship is pleased to present a session to help people start something new this year.    Do you have an idea that you want to make a business? Do you have the ability to make that happen? Do you need help getting off the ground? Tune in to learn about the many options available to community members from a variety of...

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COVID safety measures for classrooms and lecture halls

UNB Communications

Posted: January 15, 2021 11:04:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Keeping our UNB community safe is a shared responsibility. We 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 have...

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Location tracking during COVID-19

UNB Communications

Posted: January 15, 2021 11:03:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


UNB is committed to ensuring the health and safety of our students, faculty and staff.  We will collect location information for the purposes of supporting New Brunswick Public Health. We will provide New Brunswick Public Health with the names and contact information of people in our buildings to support contact tracing in the event of an outbreak. The information collected will not...

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Mailing Address for 2020 Employee Tax Slips

Joanne Hodgson

Posted: January 15, 2021 11:02:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Payroll Services is seeking the assistance of our employees to verify we have your preferred mailing address information on file.  This will ensure your 2020 tax slips have your preferred residential mailing address listed and that they will reach their intended destination should we be required to send them via Canada Post.  Regular UNB Employees – to view or update your...

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CIBC Commercial Banking Associate Program Info Session Invitation

Cathy Clowater

Posted: January 15, 2021 11:01:00 AM AST

Category: Employment News


We know that being a student you are always hungry to learn. With that in mind we are hosting an Information Session to help you better understand our Commercial Banking group as well as the CBAP Program. We will have specific breakout rooms for our current hiring regions and invite you to register to the breakout room that aligns to your location interest. We thank all those interested in...

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Deloitte Information Session

Cathy Clowater

Posted: January 15, 2021 11:01:00 AM AST

Category: Employment News


At Deloitte we are passionate about helping new grads launch their careers and find their place within our firm. So be among the best, learn from the best and get your career off to a great start at Deloitte. We hope you will join us at this virtual event on January 19th.  Date:  January 19, 2021 Time:  4-5 pm Location:  Registered students will receive a link to attend...

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MacLaggan Hall Water Shutdown

Carol Anne Booker

Posted: January 15, 2021 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Capital Planning & Operations would like to advise that the hot water will be shut off at MacLaggan Hall on Monday January 18th from 8 a.m. until noon to allow for repairs.   If you have any questions please contact our work control at 453-4889 or fm@unb.ca.   Category: News and Notices Article Contact Information Contact: Carol Anne Booker Email Address: cbooker@unb.ca

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2021 Education Career Fair

Anita Connolly

Posted: January 14, 2021 11:01:00 AM AST

Category: Employment News


It's time for UNB's very first virtual Education Career Fair! Event Date: January 28, 2021 Event Time: 3:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Event Location: Virtual Register You will be sent a link to the virtual event closer to the date. Learn more about which employers will be in attendance, and tips on how you can get prepared. Sponsors Platinum Prospero Teaching:  Gold Anglophone East School...

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Occupational Health & Safety Information Sessions

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: January 14, 2021 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Did you know the UNB College of Extended Learning (CEL) is home to the largest Occupational Health & Safety (OHS) program in Canada?   Join us on Jan. 27 for free information sessions about our fully online OHS training programs and learn how the discipline of OHS can enhance your future employment prospects. Certificate in Occupational Health & Safety (COHS) 5:30 p.m. Atlantic / 4:30...

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UNB COVID-19 Student Safety Orientation

UNB Communications

Posted: January 13, 2021 11:02:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


To understand the health and safety procedures implemented on campus, all students are required to complete a COVID-19 student safety orientation before entering campus. The COVID-19 student safety orientation explains why the safety measures are important and what to expect on campus.  UNB Fredericton COVID-19 student safety orientation UNB Saint John COVID-19 student safety...

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COVID Alert

UNB Communications

Posted: January 13, 2021 11:01:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The Government of New Brunswick encourages all New Brunswickers to download the COVID Alert app.  COVID Alert is a secure, reliable and user-friendly app that is an additional tool to help limit the spread of COVID-19. Along with physical distancing, wearing a mask and other important steps, knowing what to do if you have been exposed to COVID-19 is another way to protect yourself. COVID...

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Virtual Drop in Hours - The 203 Centre for gender and Sexual Diversity

Sofia Mehlitz

Posted: January 13, 2021 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Weekly drop in hours for the winter semester are starting NEXT Wednesday January 20, 2021 at 12:30PM AST.  Drop in hours will be over zoom and are facilitated by Cassidy Wilson, the tri-campus LGBTQIA2S+ Wellness Coordinator. These drop in hours are open to any self-identifying LGBTQIA2S+ UNBF student.  Message The 23 Centre for Gender and Sexual Diversity on Facebook or...

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Winter WIPS - Works in Progress Sessions

Catherine Foster

Posted: January 12, 2021 11:04:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Starting Wednesday January 12th our Winter WIPS - Works in Progress Sessions - Winter 2021 starts! Join us via Zoom for these sessions.  WIPS are informal presentations given by Education graduate students, faculty and staff on their ideas and research. Each session has one 15-minute presentation followed by a discussion. The goal of WIPS is to offer a safe, respectful and supportive...

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Join the UNB Co-Curricular Program today

UNB Co-Curricular Program

Posted: January 12, 2021 11:03:00 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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Student Abroad 2021-22 Application Deadline Extension

Dave Andrews

Posted: January 12, 2021 11:02:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Please note that while all Student Abroad programs remain suspended, the university is continuing to move forward and the Global Learning and Engagement office will be accepting applications for Student Abroad - Exchange programs for Fall 2021 and Winter 2022 semesters.   The deadline for Fall 2021 has been extended to February 1st 2021 and the deadline for Winter 2021 remains April...

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UNB Conservatory Announces Online Workshops

Mark Kleyn

Posted: January 12, 2021 11:01:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Over the past few years, the UNB Conservatory has offered workshops for a wide array of musical tastes and ability levels.  This winter, the Conservatory is moving their workshops online so participants can enrich their musical lives from home.  The workshops are open to the public and are geared towards amateur, student, and professional musicians alike.   This...

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UNB Chorale Winter 2021 Registration Open

Yunjia Dai

Posted: January 12, 2021 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


UNB Chorale Winter 2021 Registration, on the Fredericton campus, is now open. The Chorale will be starting at 7 p.m. on Monday, Jan 18 at Memorial Hall auditorium. All health and safety requirements will be met following the guidelines of NB Public Health. Full UNB Chorale Operational Plan for fall 2020 can be requested by email (musicart@unb.ca), and is...

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Webinar: Working Together To Shatter the Holy Hush

Alan M. Sears

Posted: January 12, 2021 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The Anglican Diocese of Fredericton and the Muriel McQueen Ferguson Centre for Family Violence Research at UNB are cosponsoring a webinar on Thursday, January 28 from 7:00-8:00 p.m. featuring UNB Professor Emerita Dr. Nancy Nason-Clark.  She will speak on the topic, "Working Together to Shatter the Holy Hush: Personal Reflections on 25 years of Research and Activism on Intimate Partner...

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Undergrads... apply for scholarships!

Undergraduate Awards Office

Posted: January 11, 2021 11:04:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


All undergraduate students must submit an Undergraduate Scholarship Application to be considered for scholarship support. Apply for 2021/22 scholarships by submitting the application found in your eServices under the Academic tab. The deadline is April 15. Questions? Check out our FAQ: https://www.unb.ca/moneymatters/scholarships/questions.html or email us at awards@unb.ca. Category:...

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Graduate Student Peer Support Groups

Matthew MacLean

Posted: January 11, 2021 11:03:00 AM AST

Category: Athletics Recreation and Wellness


Come join a supportive community designed by and for UNB Graduate Students. Weekly meetings in a safe and confidential space will help you build connection and resilience as a member of an encouraging and understanding community. Groups are moderated by trained UNB Graduate Student volunteers. Each week introduces a different topic of discussion exploring issues and ideas that matter to...

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Intro Stats Course

Jennifer Moorcraft

Posted: January 11, 2021 11:02:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Training in Basic Statistics: Describing Data Dates  Part 1 February 10, 2021 10-12 am  Part 2 February 17, 2021 10-12 am    Course Summary  Statistics provides a set of tools that can be used to gain insight and answer practical questions using data, which always begins with describing data. This course (i) focuses on developing an understanding of the basic tools used...

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UNB English Language Programme Academic English as a Second Language

Christopher Hudson-Brading

Posted: January 11, 2021 11:02:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


AESL courses provide ongoing language support to full-time graduate and undergraduate students.  These credit courses are designed to provide continued language enhancement for students whose first language is not English. AESL 6022 is offered for graduate students.  Undergraduate courses (AESL 1012, 2012) and non-credit offerings (CELP 1002, CELP 1004) are also available, and...

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UNB professors receive Teaching Innovation Award

UNB Communications

Posted: January 11, 2021 11:01:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Dr. Arash Lashkari and Renee Gordon have received UNB’s Teaching Innovation Award for their creative approaches to instruction. Dr. Lashkari, from the faculty of computer science at UNB Fredericton, and Ms. Gordon, with the faculty of nursing at UNB’s Moncton site, were selected as the recipients by the university’s Senates Teaching Awards Committee. The bi-campus body,...

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Applications Open for 12 Paid Summer Student Research Positions

Jennifer Moorcraft

Posted: January 11, 2021 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Are you a UNB student looking for paid workplace experience doing research for and about New Brunswick? Look no further the New Brunswick Institute for Research, Data and Training (NB-IRDT) is officially accepting applications for its 2021 Pathways to Professions program, and we would love to hear from YOU!  Pathways to Professions (P2P) is a 13-week virtual experiential learning...

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Volunteering Opportunities with UNB International Swim Program

Shelby Cameron

Posted: January 11, 2021 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Do you consider yourself to be an experienced swimmer? Are you fluent in any languages other than English? If your answer to either question was yes, the UNB International Swim Program (ISP) has a spot for you!   UNB ISP is a student-run volunteer program that offers free survival swim lessons to refugee and immigrant families in the greater Fredericton area. We are looking for volunteers...

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Certificate in Management Essentials Information Session

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: January 8, 2021 11:02:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


When it’s time to start your career, stand out from the competition with UNB’s Certificate in Management Essentials (CME) on your resumé.   Join us on January 22 to learn how the online CME can prepare you for entry level supervisory or management positions.  The one-hour session begins at 1 pm Atlantic (12 pm Eastern) and will include an overview of the CME...

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Call for Papers: Sport, Animals, & Ethics Conference

Gabriela l. Tymowski-Gionet

Posted: January 8, 2021 11:01:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


From May 25 to May 29, 2021, the Faculty of Kinesiology at the University of New Brunswick in Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada and Miami University in Oxford, Ohio, USA will host a *virtual* conference on Sport, Animals, & Ethics. We are inviting papers focused on ethical issues related to the involvement of animals in the context of sport, recreation, or leisure. We welcome a wide spectrum...

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A la recherche d'un.e assistant.e d'enseignement - Teaching assistant needed

Dean Farrell

Posted: January 8, 2021 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: Employment News


Le Département d’études françaises (DEF) est à la recherche d’un ou une auxiliaire en enseignement (UGTA) pour l’hiver 2021. Il s’agit d’un contrat d’environ 84 heures par semestre, soit 6,5 heures par semaine. Le salaire est de 11,50 $ l’heure. Les exigences du poste : être à l’aise dans les relations...

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Download the COVID Alert app

UNB Communications

Posted: January 7, 2021 11:01:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The Government of New Brunswick encourages all New Brunswickers to download the COVID Alert app. COVID Alert is a secure, reliable and user-friendly app that is an additional tool to help limit the spread of COVID-19. Along with physical distancing, wearing a mask and other important steps, knowing what to do if you have been exposed to COVID-19 is another way to protect yourself. COVID Alert...

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UNB Work-Study - Is Now Open

Hilary Marks

Posted: January 7, 2021 11:00:00 AM AST

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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Student virtual drop-in session - COVID/Winter term

UNB Communications

Posted: January 6, 2021 11:05:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Are you curious about public health measures, seeking isolation tips and advice or wondering how to prepare for winter term classes? You are in luck. We are hosting a student virtual drop-in session on Jan. 8 at 12:30 p.m.   This drop-in support session provides you with an opportunity to ask your COVID-19 related questions and learn more about of the support and resources available...

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Multi-factor authentication (MFA) now required to access all UNB M365 services

IT Service Desk

Posted: January 6, 2021 11:03:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


As of January 5, multi-factor authentication (MFA) is now required to access all UNB Microsoft 365 (M365) services like Teams, email, OneDrive and SharePoint.   Visit our website for MFA help at www.unb.ca/its/mfa (no login required) for:   Instructions on how to set up MFA if you haven’t already done so FAQ and helpful information like:   What to expect...

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UNB announces new education awards in honour of late dean Ann Sherman

Angie Deveau

Posted: January 6, 2021 11:02:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Students in the University of New Brunswick’s faculty of education have the opportunity to carry on the legacy of the faculty’s late dean Dr. Ann Sherman, thanks to a generous commitment of $400,000 from the John and Judy Bragg Family Foundation in support of early childhood education. The gift supports the annual awarding of four undergraduate Dr. Ann Sherman Scholarships in Early...

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CIBC Commercial Banking Associate Program Information Session Invitation

Cathy Clowater

Posted: January 6, 2021 11:01:00 AM AST

Category: Employment News


Are you a current undergraduate student interested in launching your career at CIBC? Do you want to learn more about Commercial Banking from current associates, gain new knowledge with an exciting info session held by business reps and ask questions to business and campus/reps? If you said "yes" to any of the above, check out this great opportunity below and sign up now!  CIBC would love...

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Deloitte Information Session

Cathy Clowater

Posted: January 6, 2021 11:01:00 AM AST

Category: Employment News


Deloitte Information Session - January 19, 2021 at 4:00pm AST. At Deloitte we are passionate about helping new grads launch their careers and find their place within our firm. So be among the best, learn from the best and get your career off to a great start at Deloitte. We hope you will join us at this virtual event on January 19th. Please register below. Register...

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Recruiting Men Living with Extra Weight for an Exercise Study

Mohammad Keshavarz

Posted: January 6, 2021 11:00:00 AM AST

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 health/ fitness assessment and a free 12-week exercise program with an exercise professional delivered online at home without need any equipment. Taking part in this study will...

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UNB computer science faculty member wins teaching innovation award

Angie Deveau

Posted: January 6, 2021 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Dr. Arash Habibi Lashkari, assistant professor at the University of New Brunswick’s faculty of computer science and research coordinator for the Canadian Institute for Cybersecurity (CIC), recently won a 2019-2020 UNB teaching Innovation Award for his new teaching technique, Think-Qcussion. Dr. Lashkari believes that every classroom has its own unique community, especially when...

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UNB economics professor included in the inaugural edition of Who is Who in Greece 2020

Angie Deveau

Posted: January 6, 2021 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Constantine Passaris, an economics professor at the University of New Brunswick Fredericton has been recognized in the inaugural edition of Who is Who in Greece 2020 for his service to his home country. Who is Who in Greece 2020 includes short biographical profiles of selected Greek prime ministers and prominent politicians, leading Greek academics and scientists, successful...

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UNB Holocaust survivor and UNB honorary degree recipient awarded Order of Canada

Angie Deveau

Posted: January 6, 2021 11:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


University of New Brunswick honorary degree recipient and Holocaust survivor Vera Schiff was recently named a member of the Order of Canada for her distinguished career as an author, well-known historian and public speaker. Born in Prague, Czechoslovakia in 1926, Schiff, along with her father, mother, sister and grandmother, was deported to Theresienstadt, a Nazi concentration camp...

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UNB English Language Programme Winter Course Offerings

Christopher Hudson-Brading

Posted: January 4, 2021 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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