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Associate Dean Search - UNBSJ SGS-FR and SJ

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

Category: News and Notices


To the faculty community at UNB, Dr. Bruce MacDonald will soon step-away from the role of Associate Dean in the School of Graduate Studies on the Saint John campus. A call for applications for his replacement was made and the Search Committee has reviewed the applications received and identified two candidates to interview for the position: Dr. Lilly Both, Department of Psychology, UNBSJ Dr....

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CETL Announces Teaching - Learning Priority Fund Recipients - 2018-FR

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

Category: News and Notices


The Centre for Enhanced Teaching & Learning (CETL) is pleased to announce the following successful applicants for the annual Teaching & Learning Priority Fund*. We look forward to hearing about the outcomes of their projects at future CETL teaching & learning events. Library Literacy Modules for D2L Brightspace – Agnieszka Sliwka, Harriet Irving Library Blended Online Learning Design...

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UNBF - Registrar s Office Closure on May 3-FR

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

Category: News and Notices


UNBF Registrar's Office will be closed on Thursday, May 3, from 9 - 10:15 a.m., to permit all staff to participate in a working meeting. Article Contact Information Contact: Jo-ann Mihan Email Address: jmihan@unb.ca

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189th Encaenia employment opportunity-FR

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

Category: News and Notices


Gaspard is looking for individuals who are interested in helping with gown distribution and setup at Encaenia 2018. Workers will receive a cheque by mail from Gaspard following the ceremonies. Ceremony A: Wednesday, May 16, 10 a.m. Nursing, Science Ceremony B: Wednesday, May 16, 2:30 p.m. Business Administration, Education, Kinesiology Ceremony C: Thursday, May 17, 10 a.m....

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Fiscal year end-FR and SJ

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

Category: News and Notices


The University’s fiscal year end is April 30, 2018, and the Year End Processing memo has been available on the Financial Services web site. It contains very important information affecting the next six working days involving deposits to the bank. It also contains deadlines concerning the processing of travel claims, personal reimbursements, vendor invoices, petty cash and much...

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Institute of Biomedical Engineering funding announcement on May 2-FR

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

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UNB faculty, staff and students are invited to a funding announcement at UNB Fredericton’s Institute of Biomedical Engineering on Wednesday, May 2 at 10 a.m.  Guests will be greeted at the institute’s main entrance on 25 Dineen Drive, and guided to the Motion Analysis Lab. The announcement involves the institute’s Adaptive Rehabilitation Engineering...

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Patients' Den - Patients setting research priorities in Primary and Integrated Health Care Innovations-FR and SJ

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

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This event will be open to all stakeholders of the NB PIHCI Network, those interested in joining the Network, researchers, and community members that would like to know more about New Brunswick health research. It will be held on Thursday, May 10, from 6 - 9 p.m., in UNB Saint John's Grand Hall.   Doors will open at 5:30 p.m. to provide an opportunity to mingle, a cash bar and...

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Print Services Closed on April 30-FR

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

Category: News and Notices


UNBF Print Services located in Marshall d’Avray Hall (room 106) will be closed on Monday, April 30, from 12 – 4 p.m., for year-end inventory.  Monday morning will be the final chance to take advantage of our year-end inventory liquidation sale. Visit us for great deals on: Various paper types and sizes Envelopes Staples Mouse pads And more If you have any questions, please...

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UNB Card Office Closed on April 30-FR

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

Category: News and Notices


The UNB Card Office located in the SUB (room 106) will be closed on Monday, April 30, from 12 – 4 p.m., for year-end inventory. To deposit money on your UCard during this time, please visit the UCard PHIL station in the Harriet Irving Library or Hans W. Klohn Commons (bills only), go to UCard Online (via the myUNB Portal), or use the UCard App. If you have any questions, please contact...

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UNBF Counselling Services - Office Closure-FR

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

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UNBF Counselling Services will be closed on Tuesday, May 1, from 12 - 4:30 p.m., for staff training.  It will re-open on Wednesday, May 2 at 8:15 a.m.   Article Contact Information Contact: Tanya Jones Email Address: tjones@unb.ca

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Faculty - Staff UCard - UNB ID Card - Survey Results-FR and SJ

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

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In February, the UNB Card Office surveyed faculty and staff to learn more about their experience using their UCard (UNB photo ID).  We’ve since compiled the results into an infographic – take a look. These results will be used to help us improve UCard services on campus for faculty and staff, as well as students. A similar survey for students will take place this fall...

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Kinesiology Summer Elective Courses -FR and SJ

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

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Are you considering a summer term course as an elective? The following KIN courses are being offered on the Fredericton campus in the month of May, are just three weeks long (May 1 - 23, 2018), and do not require any prerequisite courses! KIN*2032 Introduction to Sport & Exercise Psychology with Dr. David Scott This course will introduce the student to the influence of...

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There is still time to register for Summer Term classes on the Fredericton Campus-FR and SJ

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

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It’s all about choice during Summer Term! Choose on-campus or online classes. On-campus classes begin May 1, May 28, July 3, and July 23. Complete a 3-credit hour course in as little as three or six weeks! Online courses are open. Register anytime and take up to six months to complete. Here's a sampling of the on-campus classes starting in May: ADM*2623 Business Statistics May 1...

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UNBF Retirement Dinner 2018-FR

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

Category: News and Notices


This year, UNB Fredericton will hold its Retirement Dinner on Thursday, June 7 at 6 p.m. in the SUB Ballroom.  Everyone who would like to honour a retiring colleague is encouraged to attend.  For non-retirees and guests, please fill out the dinner invitation and send to Kim Macklin at kmacklin@unb.ca.  The deadline to return your forms with payment is no later than Monday, May...

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Valedictorians for Encaenia and Convocation Ceremonies-FR and SJ

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

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On May 16 and 17, UNB Fredericton will hold its 189th Encaenia Ceremonies in The Richard J. CURRIE CENTER, while on May 18, UNB Saint John will hold its 44th Spring Convocation Ceremony in the G. Forbes Elliot Athletics Centre. Valedictorians for each ceremony have been selected and profiles are posted at the websites Encaenia and Convocation.     Article Contact Information Contact:...

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Bi-Campus Budget Conversation-FR and SJ

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

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On Thursday, May 10, from 2:30 - 4 p.m., UNB will host a Bi-Campus Budget Conversation to present aspects of the 2018-19 budget, the budgeting process and UNB's financial situation. All are welcome to join, ask questions and participate in the discussion. This event will be video-conferenced between Hazen Hall Rm. 125 in Saint John and the Kent Auditorium in the Wu Conference Centre in...

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Monday Night Film Series presents, Death of Stalin -FR

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

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The Monday Night Film Series presents 'Death of Stalin' on Monday, April 30 at 7:30pm in Tilley Hall, 102.  The internal political landscape of 1950’s Soviet Russia takes on a darkly comic form in a new film by Emmy award-winning and Oscar-nominated writer/director Armando Iannucci. In the days following Stalin’s collapse, his core team of ministers tussle for control; some...

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O Canada singers wanted-FR and SJ

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

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The graduation organizing committee is currently seeking individuals interested in performing  “O Canada” at this year's 189th Encaenia Ceremonies. We are looking for one singer per ceremony. All are welcome, however preference will go to a graduating student.  Ceremony A – Wednesday, May 16, 10 a.m. — Science and...

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Safety Newsletter - WHMIS Deadline, Incident Reporting, Training and Waste-FR

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

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This newsletter focuses on the changes required for the upcoming WHMIS 2015 transition deadline, incident reporting, and upcoming training sessions and waste collections. Please take a minute to review the newsletter, and do not hesitate to contact the EHS office with any questions or comments (506-453-5075, safety@unb.ca). Article Contact Information Contact: Andrew Feicht Email Address:...

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Seeking volunteers for Encaenia Ceremonies May 16 & 17-FR

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

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UNB will be celebrating the 189th Encaenia on May 16 and 17 at the Richard J. CURRIE CENTER.  Ceremony A – Wednesday, May 16, 10 a.m. — Science and Nursing Ceremony B – Wednesday, May 16, 2:30 p.m. —  Business Administration, Kinesiology and Education Ceremony C – Thursday, May 17, 10 a.m. — Arts, Law, Renaissance College and in...

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Last Chance to Register for the Diploma in University Teaching - FR

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

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Another Diploma in University Teaching class starts on May 5.  This is an accelerated session that ends on May 26. Deadline for registering is Monday, April 30. For timetable and information on registration, please visit http://www.unb.ca/fredericton/cetl/tls/faculty/dut/registration.html.  It is a wonderful way to kickstart your university teaching career.  You will: learn...

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MacLaggan Hall - 50th Anniversary Celebration -FR

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

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MacLaggan Hall opened May 14, 1968. We are happy to invite you to celebrate our 50th anniversary! Please join us for birthday cake on May 14, 2018, from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. in the main lobby.  Article Contact Information Contact: Lee Heenan Email Address: lheenan@unb.ca

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Replacing Scan Answer Sheets - Effective May 1 2018-FR

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

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The current Scantron sheet UNB Fredericton uses for exams and tests uses outdated scanning technology that can no longer be maintained by UNB Print Services. This means if existing software, computer hardware or scanning equipment fail, they cannot be repaired or replaced. For this reason, the Registrar’s Office and UNB Print Services have partnered (with faculty input) to design and...

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Request for feedback - Assistant Vice-President Academic Partnerships - Candidates-FR

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

Category: News and Notices


On behalf of the Assistant Vice-President Academic (Partnerships) Search Advisory Committee, I would like to thank members of the UNB community who were able to participate in the interview process.  At this time, the Committee invites you to take the opportunity to convey your comments about the two candidates, Patricia Evans and John Kershaw.  Your comments will be treated in...

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The MEM Report Presentation of Brandon Love -FR

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

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MEM Report Presentation of Brandon Love will be held on Thursday, April 26, 2018, at 1 p.m. in Forestry & Geology Building Room 202 - Dean's Conference Room. Report Presentation Chaired By: Dr. B. Leblon, FOREMSupervisor(s):  Dr. Tom Beckley, FOREMReport Title: Parlee Beach – An Environmental Management Case Study   Abstract: Parlee Beach is New Brunswick’s...

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The MEM Report Presentation of Courtney Johnson -FR and SJ

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

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The MEM Report Presentation of Courtney Johnson will be held on Wednesday, April 25, at 4 p.m. in Forestry & Geology Building Room 202 - Dean's Conference Room  Report Presentation Chaired By:  Dr. B. Leblon, FOREMSupervisor(s):  Dr. J. Nocera, FOREM, Mr. J. Ogilvie, FOREMReport Title: Model for Predicting Vernal Pools in New Brunswick from High Resolution...

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UNBSJ - Ganong Hall High Pressure Air Shutdown-SJ

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

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Please be advised a high pressure air shutdown has been scheduled for April 30 at 9:30 a.m. (until approximately 1:30 p.m.).  This scheduled shutdown will require approximately 4 hours for this work to be completed.  We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. Article Contact Information Contact: Angie Robichaud Email Address: Angie.Robichaud@unb.ca

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Fiscal year end here-FR and SJ

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

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The University’s fiscal year end is April 30, 2018, and the Year End Processing memo has been available on the Financial Services web site. It contains very important information affecting the next six working days involving deposits to the bank. It also contains deadlines concerning the processing of travel claims, personal reimbursements, vendor invoices, petty cash and much...

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Free reformer pilates classes -FR

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

Category: Athletics Recreation and Wellness


Try a sample Reformer Pilates class for free during one of URec's Demo Days! Demo Day classes will run on Wednesday, May 2 (5 p.m. - 8 p.m.) and Saturday, May 5 (10 a.m. - 2 p.m.). Classes will begin every half hour and will run for 20 minutes. (i.e. first class runs from 5 p.m. - 5:20 p.m., second class from 5:30 p.m. - 5:50 p.m., etc.)  Pre-registration is required. Register in person at...

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REMINDER Equity Conversations Workshop-FR

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

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The new Bi-Campus Standing Committee on Equity, Diversity, Inclusion and Human Rights is hosting an Equity Conversations Workshop today, Tuesday, Apr. 24, from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. in the Student Union Building (SUB) Ballroom.  Using a facilitated, small-table conversation format, the committee will endeavour to gather wide-ranging information on UNB’s current equity gaps, omissions,...

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UNB Print Services Inventory Liquidation Sale - April 25-27-FR

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

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UNB Print Services is having a liquidation sale from April 25 to 27 to clear out stock before our year-end inventory count and to make room for new items. Visit us in Marshall d’Avray Hall room 106 Wednesday to Friday between 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. (closed at lunch) for sales on: Various paper types and sizes Envelopes Staples Mouse pads And more All sale items are first-come, first...

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Call for Encaenia Marshals -FR

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

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Faculty and staff are invited to volunteer to serve as graduation marshals at the 189th Spring Encaenia on May 16 and 17, 2018 to be held at The Richard J. CURRIE CENTER.  There will be four separate ceremonies and at least one marshal from each of the respective faculties is required to assist with each ceremony. Ceremony A Wednesday, May 16, 2018, 10 a.m. for students in the faculties of...

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Join us at the Design Works Summer Camps-FR

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

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Discover the fun and creativity of UNBF’s Design Works Camps for kids and teens. With 50 camps to choose from, there’s everything from themed Jr. Iron Chef and art camps to Steal the Stage Theatre and Photography camps, and more. Budding photographers can select from Stop Motion Animation, Let’s Make Movies, Create Your Photo Story and Outdoor photography camps, along with...

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Noah Page MA Oral Examination -FR

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

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A MA Oral Examination for Noah Page, candidate in the Department of English, will be held on Tuesday, April 24 at 2 p.m. in Carleton Hall, 304.  Thesis Title: For all the Ruined Places, A Poetry Collection.   Article Contact Information Contact: Theresa Keenan at 506-451-6809 Email Address: tkeenan@unb.ca

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Reminder - Equity Conversations Workshop-SJ

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

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The new Bi-Campus Standing Committee on Equity, Diversity, Inclusion and Human Rights is hosting an Equity Conversations Workshop on Monday April 23, from 1:30 - 3:30 p.m., in the BMO Room at the Hans W. Klohn Commons.  Using a facilitated, small-table conversation format, the committee will endeavour to gather wide-ranging information on UNB’s current equity gaps, omissions, and...

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Engineering Design Symposium Winners-FR

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

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UNB Engineering is pleased to announce the fourth annual UNB Engineering Design Symposium winners: In Chemical Engineering, first place, Hazel Duncan, Taylor Morgan, Jamie Oldford and Aiden Schenkels; second place, Alex Clarkin, Michael Delong, Francois Michaud and Kyle Woods; third: Mica Blizzard, Imtiaz Hossain, Aaron McPhee and Leah Purney. In Civil Engineering, best technical report, James...

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John Furlong's Retirement Farewell-SJ

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

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Please join us in celebrating the retirement of John Furlong, of Facilities Management in Saint John, on Wednesday, April 25, from 1 - 2:30 p.m., in the Faculty/Staff lounge. Article Contact Information Contact: Angie Robichaud Email Address: Angie.Robichaud@unb.ca

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SUB Summer Hours of Operation-FR

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

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Please be advised the Student Union Building will be adjusting its hours of operation, starting on Sunday, April 22, for the summer months. Article Contact Information Contact: Benoit Vachon-Gravel Email Address: sub@unb.ca

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UNB Syllabus Template-FR

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

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Faculty and Instructors: Keeping in mind the upcoming summer terms, a UNB course syllabus template is available for your convenience if you find it useful (last item on the right-side menu): http://www.unb.ca/fredericton/cetl/tls/resources/index.html.  It has up-to-date information about UNB academic policies and various academic services available to students. Use what fits your situation...

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Monday Night Film Series presents, C'est la Vie -FR

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

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The Monday Night Film Series presents 'C'est le Vie' on Monday, April 23 at 7:30 p.m. in Tilley Hall, 102. This effervescent comedy from celebrated French directing duo Olivier Nakache and Eric Toledano (The Intouchables) invites us to an opulent château to attend a très extravagant wedding, where the groom is an obnoxious tyrant, the band is at war with the organizers, and the chief...

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New nursing scholarships announced as part of UNB's It Begins Here campaign-FR and SJ

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

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New scholarships for nursing students and UNB's It Begins Here campaign took centre stage at a news conference announcing a $100,000 donation by Shannex to aid UNB students showing promise in gerontological nursing. The news was featured by the Telegraph-Journal as well as radio stations in Moncton and Saint John. For more on the announcement, see the UNB Newsroom. Article Contact...

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Tenure-Track Candidate for Biological Sciences Public Lecture-SJ

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

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The Department of Biological Sciences will hold a public lecture with Dr. Michel Lavoie, candidate for a tenure-track position in Biological Sciences, titled "Marine ecotoxicology of metals in planktonic organisms: Investigating the toxicity of copper-based antifouling agents​" on Monday, April 30 at 11:30 a.m. in Hazen Hall, 232. Abstract: Anthropogenic activities including mining...

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UNB Saint John Summer Camps-SJ

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

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UNB Saint John Athletics, Recreation & Wellness holds camps and instructional clinics for children and youth in the community.  Register now to join in the fun and develop your skill!  Email Athletics Program Coordinator, Stephanie Guimond at Stephanie.Guimond@unb.ca or call 506-653-2728.  Article Contact Information Contact: Stephanie Guimond Email Address:...

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Workshop on Teaching Dossiers-SJ

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

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A Workshop on Teaching Dossiers, facilitated by Magdalen Normandeau, CETL (UNBF) & Margaret Anne Smith, Humanities & Languages (UNBSJ), will take place on Monday, April 30, from 9 a.m. - 12 p.m., in K.C. Irving Hall, 101. This workshop on Teaching Dossiers will clarify what a dossier is, why instructors need one, and how to develop one. After introducing these general considerations, we will 1)...

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Call for 2018 Encaenia Marshals-FR

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

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Faculty and staff are invited to volunteer to serve as graduation marshals at the 184th Spring Encaenia on May 16 and 17, 2018 to be held at The Richard J. CURRIE CENTER.  There will be four separate ceremonies and at least four marshals are needed to assist with each ceremony. Ceremony A Wednesday, May 16, 2018, 10 a.m. for students in the faculties of Science and Nursing Ceremony B...

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Finals UNB Spring 2018 Schedule-FR

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

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Take a break from studying to enjoy some free activities or free food. All students are welcome at all events. Sponsored by your team at UNB Fredericton Student Services. Follow us on Facebook! Wednesday, April 18 UCard Cash Giveaway Finals@UNB Facebook Page   Thursday, April 19, 12:10 p.m. – 1 p.m. Flex & Flow Yoga Currie Centre   Friday, April 20 Free Exam Study Space...

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Lorenzo Reading Series to feature Wayne Johnston-SJ

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

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Novelist Wayne Johnston will read from First Snow, Last Light on Thursday, April 26 at 7 p.m. in the Ganong Hall Lecture Theatre. This reading is in memory of Susan Kathleen Leyden, longtime supporter of the Lorenzo Society. Ned Vatcher, only 14, ambles home from school in the chill hush that precedes the first storm of the winter of 1936 to find the house locked, the family car missing, and...

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2018 Graduating Student Leaders-SJ

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

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Twenty-eight students from the UNB Saint John campus have earned Graduating Student Leadership Awards for the remarkable initiative they???ve taken during their time at UNB. Find out more about the award and its recipients here. Article Contact Information Contact: Mary Duffley Email Address: Mary.Duffley@unb.ca

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Deadline Approaching to Register for Diploma in University Teaching Program -FR

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

Category: News and Notices


The Centre for Enhanced Teaching and Learning is once again offering the Diploma in University Teaching Program (DUT) for the summer term, 2018.  Below is the schedule of classes and a brief description of the program. 2018 Summer Term:  May 5 - 26, 2018 DUT will be held on Saturdays from 9 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. and Tuesdays to Thursdays from 4 - 6:30 p.m. in Marshall d'Avray Hall, 334-1....

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HotSpot Parking coming soon to Saint John campus-SJ

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

Category: News and Notices


No money in your pocket/purse for parking? No problem. Starting on Monday, April 30, HotSpot Parking will be available on our Saint John campus. This quick and easy app is super convenient and lets you know when you need to top up your parking so you can avoid getting a ticket. Article Contact Information Contact: David Gillespie Email Address: dgill@unb.ca

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Postponed - Tenure-Track Candidate for Psychology-SJ

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

Category: News and Notices


Please note that the public lecture with Shanna Kousaie, candidate for a tenure-track position in Psychology, has been postponed as her flight was cancelled due to weather conditions. ************************************************************************ The Department of Psychology will hold a public lecture with Shanna Kousaie, candidate for a tenure-track position in Psychology,...

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Reminder - Retirement Celebration for Janice El-Bayoumi-FR and SJ

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

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Information Technology Services (ITS) is hosting a retirement reception in honour of Janice El-Bayoumi (Director of Quality Assurance and Process Management, ITS) this Thursday, April 19, from 3 p.m. – 4:30 p.m., in the ITS department located in Head Hall, D level.  All are welcome to join us as we congratulate Janice and share memories and stories from her time at UNB. Light...

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Shannex Gift Announcement-FR and SJ

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

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All UNB community members are cordially invited to an announcement of student support from Shannex Incorporated on Tuesday, April 17, at 10 a.m. Please join us in celebration of this generous donation to our nursing students. Parkland Saint John - Tucker Hall 55 Bloom Lane Saint John, NB E2K 0J9 For more information, please contact 453-5053. Article Contact Information Contact: Craig...

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Spring into Spring with A UNB Leisure Learning Course-FR

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

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This spring consider a creative, educational and fun Leisure Learning course offered by UNB’s College of Extended Learning. Starting the week of April 23rd, choose from courses in everything from Pottery and Beekeeping to Watercolor Painting and Wine Appreciation. Develop your photography skills with introductory and advanced courses, along with specialty classes in Lightroom and Video...

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Submit your fall 2018 software requests for UNB computer labs-FR and SJ

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

Category: News and Notices


Are you instructing a course in fall 2018 that requires new software to be installed on UNB lab computers? All new lab software requests must be submitted by July 15 via UNB’s New Lab Software Request Form to ensure we have enough time to evaluate, test and deploy your software before September. Please see ITS’s lab software policy for more details. If you need help completing...

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UNBF English Language Programme Summer Course Offerings-FR

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

Category: News and Notices


The UNBF English Language Programme offers a variety of formats to students whose first language is not English.  The following formats are available to students of all proficiency levels, beginner to advanced: The Intensive English Term Format is academic in nature and is a great choice for students who wish to upgrade their English for university study.  Full-time language studies...

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CETL Equipment Pool - Classroom Keys -FR

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Posted: April 13, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


With the end of the term, the Equipment Pool would like to remind you to return any classroom keys you've borrowed for the year/term.  You may return them in person to Room 133 of Marshall d'Avray Hall or via campus mail.  Any questions should be directed to the classrooms@unb.ca or by phone (7662). Article Contact Information Contact: Nancy Fitzpatrick Email Address: nef@unb.ca

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Surviving the Zombie Apocalypse and University - Counselling Services Blog-FR

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Posted: April 13, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: News and Notices


Want to know what Surviving the Zombie Apocalypse and Surviving University have in common?  Visit our April blog to find out! Article Contact Information Contact: Tanya Jones Email Address: tjones@unb.ca

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Tenure-Track Candidate for Psychology - Job Talk-SJ

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Posted: April 13, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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The Department of Psychology will hold a public lecture with Shanna Kousaie, candidate for a tenure-track position in Psychology, entitled,  “The influence of bilingual language experience on cognition and language processing” on Tuesday, April 17 at 9 a.m. in  Hazen Hall, 232. Abstract:  It is estimated that more than 50 per cent of the world’s population is...

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189th Encaenia Volunteers wanted-FR and SJ

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

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UNB Fredericton will be celebrating the 189th Encaenia on May 16 17, 2018 at The Richard J.CURRIE CENTER.  Ceremony A - Wednesday, May 16 at 10 a.m. — Science and Nursing Ceremony B - Wednesday, May 16 at 2:30 p.m. —  Business Administration, Kinesiology and Education Ceremony C - Thursday, May 17 at 10 a.m. — Arts, Law, Renaissance College and in...

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Assistant Vice-President Academic (Partnerships) Candidate Presentations-FR and SJ

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

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On behalf of the Search Advisory Committee for Assistant Vice-President Academic (Partnerships), I would like to extend an invitation for you to attend the presentations, followed by a question and answer period, of two candidates for the position as follows: Dr. Patricia Evans Wednesday, April 18, from 10 – 11 a.m., in Tilley Hall, 404 Dr. John Kershaw Friday, April 20, from 10 –...

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Faculty interested in participating as a member of the 189th Encaenia Honour Guard-FR

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

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All faculty interested in participating in the 189th Encaenia Honour Guard are asked to email judith.currie@unb.ca. Please indicate at which ceremony you would like to participate. Ceremony A - Wednesday, May 16 at 10 a.m. — Science and Nursing Ceremony B - Wednesday, May 16 at 2:30 p.m. —  Business Administration, Kinesiology and Education Ceremony C - Thursday, May 17 at...

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Forestry and Environmental Management professor featured on CBC s Quirks & Quarks-FR

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

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Dr. Om Rajora, a professor in the Faculty of Forestry and Environmental Management, was recently invited to be on CBC Radio's national science program Quirks & Quarks to answer the question, "Do trees radiate heat?" The segment can be found on the show's website. Article Contact Information Contact: Communications Office Email Address: talktous@unb.ca

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UNBF Summer Hotel opens May 4-FR

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

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The UNBF Summer hotel will reopen Friday, May 4 through Monday, Aug. 20, 2018. UNBF offers affordable accommodations with beautiful views of the picturesque Saint John River and close access to the downtown, uptown and the Fredericton trails. All guests enjoy free parking, free wireless internet and a one-day pass toThe Richard J. CURRIE CENTER. Our accommodation options include both...

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Monday Night Film Series presents, I, Tonya -FR

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

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The Monday Night Film Series presents 'I, Tonya' on Sunday, Apr. 15 and Monday, Apr. 16 at 7:30 p.m. in Tilley Hall, 102 each evening. Margot Robbie stars as controversial Olympic figure skater Tonya Harding in this alternately tragic, hilarious and absurd look at one of the biggest scandals in US sports history. In 1994, the figure-skating world was rocked by a brutal attack on US medal...

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Register now for Summer term classes on campus-FR and SJ

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

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It’s all about choice this summer at UNB Fredericton. Choose from over 100 courses offered on UNBF’s campus! On-campus classes begin May 1, May 28, July 3, and July 23. Complete a 3-credit hour course in as little as three or six weeks! Pick up an extra course and get ahead in your program. Register now for courses starting in May: ADM*1165  Business Communications I -...

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The MEM Report Presentation of Michael Hardy -FR

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

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The MEM Report Presentation of Michael Hardy will take place on Monday, April 16 at 9 a.m. in Forestry & Geology, 202 Dean's Conference Room.  Report Title: The Sustainability Tracking Rating and Assessment System (STARS) at the University of New Brunswick: A Gap Analysis. Report Presentation Chaired By: Dr. B. Leblon, FOREM Supervisor: Danielle Smith. HRA/FOREM-UNB  Abstract:...

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URec spring registration -FR

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

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Registration is now open for URec's spring Silver Series, General Population & Reformer Pilates (semi-private) programs!  Classes will begin the week of May 7.    Registration can be processed in person (first floor of The Richard J. CURRIE CENTER), by phone (506.453.4579) or online.  Article Contact Information Contact: Hannah Davies Email Address:...

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Are you in a relationship with someone who has chronic pain -FR

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

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Researchers at the University of New Brunswick are looking for partners of individuals with chronic pain to take part in a research study. You will earn $25 for providing feedback on a new questionnaire we are creating especially for partners in a chronic pain context.  You are eligible to participate if you are in a co-habitating romantic relationship of at least one year with someone who...

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Conversation Cafe-SJ

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

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The Promise Partnership is looking for volunteers for the Conversation Café for newcomer parents.   Program details: The goal of the Conversation Café is to help newcomer parents develop language skills necessary to be successful members of society. Volunteers will sit with parents and engage in conversation. Conversation materials i.e. topic cards,...

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Faculty of Business Management tenure-track position candidate presentations-SJ

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

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We invite you to come to the presentations of each of the candidates: Mercy Oyet, Wednesday, April 11:  10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. in Hazen Hall Lecture Theatre Sana Rizvi, Thursday, April 12: 10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. in Hazen Hall Lecture Theatre There will be a research seminar followed by a teaching presentation, and time for Q&A and discussion. Article Contact Information Contact:...

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Land development update-FR and SJ

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

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Starting this week a small area will be cleared along Knowledge Park Drive as we prepare for further development.    This is happening earlier than originally anticipated to avoid negative impact to the nesting activities of any birds living there as per the Migratory Birds Convention Act (MBCA).   This clearing is part of the designated land earmarked for rezoning within the...

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UNB's Engineering Design Symposium featured by CBC and CTV-FR

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

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The Fourth Annual UNB Engineering Symposium, and the ingenuity of UNB Engineering students, feature prominently in recent TV news coverage. CTV Atlantic covered the symposium at the top of its 5 p.m. newscast on April 5. The coverage can be found at this link, starting at about the 1:45 minute mark. CBC TV also profiled students and their innovations, starting at about 25:25, during the...

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UNB Saint John Faculty Staff Lounge Closed During Lunch Hour-SJ

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

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The UNB Saint John Faculty/Staff Lounge will be closed from 11:45 a.m. - 1:15 p.m. on Thursday, May 3, 2018 for a private event. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. Article Contact Information Contact: Lindsay Taylor Doiron Email Address: ltaylor1@unb.ca

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Athletic Summer Camps-SJ

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

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The Athletics, Recreation & Wellness dept. on the Saint John campus will hold a number of Summer Camps for 2018.  In addition to others, volleyball, basketball and badminton camps are being offered.  For more information please contact Stephanie Guimond, Recreation Facilities Coordinator. Article Contact Information Contact: Stephanie Guimond Email Address: Stephanie.Guimond@unb.ca or...

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Dept. of Psychology Public Lecture-SJ

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

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The Department of Psychology's public lecture by Jonathan Wilbilks, candidate for a tenure-track position in Psychology, on 'Investigating the Dynamic Capacity of Audiovisual Integration" will take place on Thursday, April 12 at 9 a.m. in  Hazen Hall, 232. Abstract: The capacities of unimodal processes such as visual and auditory working memory, multiple object tracking, and attention have...

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Finals UNB Spring Schedule-FR

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

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Take a break from studying to enjoy some free activities or free food!  All students welcome at all events. Sponsored by your team at UNB Fredericton Student Services. Follow us on Facebook! Wednesday, April 11, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. Dog Therapy Room - SUB Ballroom   Thursday, April 12 Grab N’ Go Fruit - campus-wide   Friday, April 13, 12 – 1:30 p.m. Life-Size...

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Forestry and Environmental Management students garner attention for deer management plan-FR

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

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A group of five fourth-year students from UNB’s faculty of forestry and environmental management was featured in news stories across Canada for developing a nuisance deer management plan to help the Town of St. Andrews combat its deer overpopulation issue. Courtney la Roux, Angela Dick, Nicole Hornsby, Maddie Hall and Dominique Williams developed their Nuisance Deer Management...

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Governance committee information available online-FR and SJ

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

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UNB’s Enterprise Systems and Services Governance Committee is a bi-campus university body that ensures strategic alignment with UNB’s missions and strategic objectives in the areas of enterprise IT systems and services, data management, cybersecurity and Project FOCUS. Please visit the ESSG Committee website for more information:...

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MEM Oral Presentation - Betsy Ugberase-FR

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

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The MEM Report Presentation of Betsy Ugberase will be held on Tuesday, April 10 at 9 a.m. in F & G 202, Dean's Conference Room.  Report Presentation Chaired By: Dr. B. Leblon, FOREM Supervisor:  Dr. M. Gray, FOREM Report Title:  Development of a Bacteria Water Quality Index to Examine Long-Term Trends for the New Brunswick Surface Water Monitoring Network  ...

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Mourning the passing of retired faculty member Ron Pickerill-FR and SJ

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

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Please join me in offering condolences to family and friends of retired faculty member Dr. Ronald Pickerill, who passed away on April 5 in Saint John. He was 70. Ron emigrated from the UK to become a member of the earth sciences department at UNB Fredericton, serving as a dedicated professor and researcher for more than 40 years prior to his 2016 retirement. Colleagues and students will...

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New phishing scam targeting UNB disguised as message from Office of the President-FR and SJ

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

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A new email phishing scam has been targeting UNB faculty, staff and students, claiming you have a message from the ‘Office of the President | UNB University of New Brunswick’ and asking you to click a link to read the message.  If you received this email, please do not respond or click any links; instead, delete it from your mailbox. If you did click or respond to the email,...

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Participate in a Study on Mobile Phone Search-FR

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

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Have you ever had trouble finding an app on your phone? The HCI Lab in the Faculty of Computer Science is comparing ways to help you find things faster and easier on your smartphone by using new search functionality. Come take part in our simple study (less than 60 minutes) and help us improve the technology you use every day. You will be offered a $10 grocery card for your time. Please email:...

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Spring Locker Clean-Out-SJ

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

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All locks must be removed from the lockers by Tuesday, April 24, 2018.  Any locks not removed by this date will be cut off. A campus-wide locker cleanup will take place on April 25 and 26. Lockers can be reoccupied on Friday, April 27, 2018. Thank you for your assistance - UNBSJ Environmental Health, Safety and Security Department, 648-5675. Article Contact Information Contact: Aaron...

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2018 Annual central heating plant shutdown-FR

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

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This email shall serve as reminder that the 2018 Central Heating Plant Shutdown shall begin at 00:01 hours on Sunday, June 10, 2018, continuing through to 24:00 hours on Thursday, June 14, 2018.  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 on June 14, 2018. The shutdown is necessary in order to...

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CETL's Faculty Appreciation Day - April 11 - Reading Day -FR

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

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Join us on Wednesday, April 11 (Reading Day) from 2:30 - 3 p.m. in MacLaggan Hall, room 53 for the Furious Fives presentations.  Five presenters, five topics and only five minutes to present.  They're fast and they're furious.  See topics below. Following the Furious Fives join us at the Grad Bar for refreshments from 3 - 4:30 p.m.  It's Faculty Appreciation Day - come out...

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Equity Conversations Workshops Date Correction - April 23 -SJ and April 24 -FR

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

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As an early and formative step of the new Bi-Campus Standing Committee on Equity, Diversity, Inclusion and Human Rights, the UNB campus community is invited to two Equity Conversation events. By using a facilitated, small-table conversation format, the committee will endeavor to gather wide-ranging information on UNB's current equity gaps, omissions, and successes....

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2018 Encaenia Valedictorian Selections-FR

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Posted: April 5, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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A selection process for the 2018 UNB Fredericton Valedictorians for the May Encaenia has just concluded. Interested candidates/nominees who had submitted their names by the March 19th deadline and who met the established criteria were invited to candidate interviews between March 26 to March 29. Following the interviews (of a group of remarkable students), a valedictorian was...

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2018 Faculty of Computer Science Annual Research Exposition-FR

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Posted: April 5, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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UNBF's 2018 Faculty of Computer Science’s Annual Research Exposition will take place on Wednesday, Apr. 11, from 8:50 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., in the Wu Centre. The Exposition showcases the excellent research, new developments, and experience related to the area of information and communication technology. The coverage of the contributions is very wide, which is one of the features that...

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Equity Conversations Workshop - April 23 -SJ and April 25 -FR

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Posted: April 5, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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As an early and formative step of the new Bi-Campus Standing Committee on Equity, Diversity, Inclusion and Human Rights, the UNB campus community is invited to two Equity Conversation events.  By using a facilitated, small-table conversation format, we endeavor to gather wide-ranging information on our current equity gaps, omissions, and successes  We...

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Faculty - Staff Convocation Ceremony Participation-SJ

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Posted: April 5, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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All UNB Saint John faculty and staff are invited to participate in the Spring Convocation Ceremony on Friday, May 18.  If you plan on doing so, you are asked to notify the Registrar's Office to ensure the appropriate number of seats are reserved in the Athletics Centre.  If you have your own regalia, event organizers still need to know that you plan on participating.  If you...

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ForEM 4020 Capstone Project Presentations-FR

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Posted: April 5, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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On Friday, April 6, students participating in the faculty of forestry and environmental management's 4020 Capstone Practicum - in which multidisciplinary teams develop and integrate solutions to real world environmental or natural resource management problems - will be presenting their projects. Presentations begin at 1:30 p.m. and will take place in the Forestry and Geography Building, second-...

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Monday Night Film Series presents, The Shape of Water -FR

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Posted: April 5, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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The Monday Night Film Series presents, 'The Shape of Water' on April 8 and 9, at 7:30 p.m. each evening in Tilley Hall, 102. From master storyteller, Guillermo del Toro, comes 'The Shape of Water' - an other-worldly fable, set against the backdrop of Cold War era America circa 1962.  In the hidden high-security government laboratory where she works, lonely Elisa (Sally Hawkins) is trapped...

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Public Presentation - Dr Karen Furlong candidate for tenure-track professorial position -SJ

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Posted: April 5, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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The Department of Nursing and Health Sciences invites you to a public presentation by Dr. Karen Furlong (candidate for tenure-track professorial position) on Tuesday, Apr. 10, from 1 - 2 p.m., in Oland Hall, G31. She will present 'Digital Health Integration in Canada: A Call to Reframe Nursing Competence.' Dr. Karen E. Furlong is a Senior Teaching Associate, Department of Nursing and Health...

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Reminder: Vesey's Bulbs - Green Fundraiser-FR

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Posted: April 5, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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This is a reminder that the College of Extended Learning’s Employee Wellness Committee is selling Vesey’s Bulbs. A full-color brochure and order form can be accessed through the following links.  Brochure Order Form  Please email orders to asmith@unb.ca by Friday, Apr. 20. Payment can be made by cash, cheque or e-transfer to Ann Smith at...

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Retirement Reception for Janice El-Bayoumi-FR and SJ

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Posted: April 5, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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Janice El-Bayoumi, the Director of Quality Assurance and Process Management for Information Technology Services (ITS), is retiring this April after over 29 years of dedicated service at UNB Fredericton. In Janice’s honour, ITS will host a retirement reception on Thursday, Apr. 19, from 3 – 4:30 p.m., in the ITS department located in Head Hall, D level.  Friends, colleagues and...

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Two New Exhibitions at the UNB Art Centre - Bruce Gray Barbara Safran de Niverville-FR

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Posted: April 5, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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The UNB Art Centre will feature two new exhibits entitled, Primordial Encounter and Origins The UNB Art Centre welcomes the spring with two new exhibits by Barbara Safran de Niverville and Bruce Gray on Friday, Apr. 13 at 5 p.m.  The Fredericton Jazz Collective will perform at the opening as part of the UNB Art Centre’s new Flow series. In the West Gallery Barbara Safran de...

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UNB Concert Band - Chorale Spring Concert-FR

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Posted: April 5, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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Celebrate Spring with the UNB Concert Band and UNB Chorale on Tuesday, Apr. 10 at 7:30 p.m. in Memorial Hall. Adults - $5, Seniors - $3, Students - free Tickets are available at the door. Call the Centre for Musical Arts at 453-4697 for more information. Article Contact Information Contact: Lindsay Hawn Email Address: musicart@unb.ca

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CETL Hosts Effective Teaching Institute - Teaching Cases - What Is the Story There -FR and SJ

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

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Guest speaker Annie Prud’homme-Généreux will present a workshop on Wednesday, Apr. 25, from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m., in Marshall d’Avray Hall, 261. Case studies are stories with a pedagogical objective. Business schools have been using them since the 1970s, but it is only recently that instructors in other disciplines have incorporated them in their classrooms. Cases provide...

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CETL Visiting Scholar Program-FR

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

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Applications are now being received for the Centre for Enhanced Teaching & Learning Visiting Scholar Program for the Summer Term, with a deadline of Friday, Apr. 6. Ideal for those planning a summer project, the program is for faculty members who wish to work on projects that would benefit from close collaboration with members of the CETL staff. The program is open to full-time UNB faculty...

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Children needed for Clinical Psychology Graduate Student Training-FR

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

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We are looking for eight children (aged seven to 15 years) who are making average or above average progress in school to help graduate students in clinical psychology learn to administer psychological tests.  This activity requires that your child spend two to three hours with a psychology graduate student in the Psychology Department on the UNB Fredericton campus.  His/her...

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Enactus presentation-SJ

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

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ENACTUS is a student-led entrepreneurial group that develops projects focused upon the triple bottom line of social, environmental and business sustainability. Our ENACTUS group did a great job presenting at regionals (Halifax) and is soon off to nationals (Toronto). Its members are looking to practise their pitch one more time and to answer questions people might have about ENACTUS as they try...

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Exam preparation help-SJ

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

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Instructors on the Saint John campus who encounter students stressed over exams or seeking last-minute help with preparation strategies can refer those students to Adam Kelly, their academic development coach with Student Services.  To refer a student, please email a.kelly@unb.ca and CC the student (or vice versa). You can also visit Oland Hall G13 to discuss in-person, call 648-5580, or...

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Looking for Mi kmaq and Wolastoqey Nursing Students-FR and SJ

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

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Looking for Mi'kmaq and Wolastoqey nursing students willing to share their experience for a video project to help support future Mi'kmaq and Wolastoqey students. Hearing from others who have traveled the same path you are on, and have experienced the same challenges, can be an incredible source of inspiration and strength. These videos will give you a chance to talk about what it felt like for...

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Proposed Research Overhead Policy Feedback Requested-FR and SJ

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

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The Office of the VPR is requesting feedback on the proposed Research Overhead Policy. Any feedback can be directed to ors@unb.ca by Friday, Apr. 13, with the words “Overhead Policy Comments” in the title. For any questions or for more information, please do not hesitate to call or email Drew Rendall, Dean, School of Graduate Studies, or Kelly Ashfield, Executive Director, Office of...

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Public lecture by Dr. Michael Corman, candidate for tenure-track position in Social Science -SJ

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

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The Department of Social Science invites you to attend a public lecture on "The Hospital’s Going to Complain" – Emergency Medical Services in the Age of Technological Governance on Thursday, Apr. 5 at 2 p.m. in Hazen Hall, 232. Abstract: Paramedics are an increasingly important health and emergency services professional central to contemporary health care settings. This presentation...

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Raising the Teaching Bar-SJ

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

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Raising the Teaching Bar is a biweekly series of very informal teaching discussions. We have a presentation for 20 minutes or so, then ample time to discuss the topic. Join us on Friday, April 13 at 4 p.m. in the Geology Lab, GH206. The topic, Burn Out, Flame Out, or Laugh Out Loud: How to deal with the Year-after-Year of Teaching will be discussed. When we were students, we learned to deal...

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Spring pothole season-FR

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

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Facilities Management wishes to advise that due to winter weather conditions there are a number of potholes on our UNB Fredericton paths, roads and in parking areas.  We are temporarily patching the potholes and will permanently patch them when the asphalt plant opens for the season.  Please use extra caution when navigating our campus. Any questions or concerns can be directed to...

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SUB Cafeteria early closure-FR

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

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Please be advised the SUB Cafeteria will be closing at 1 p.m. on Friday, Apr. 6 to prepare for the Proudly UNB Dinner.  Tim Hortons will be Take Out Only starting at 1 p.m. until closure at 3 p.m. To access Tim Hortons from 1 - 3 p.m., please use doors near vending machines. Article Contact Information Contact: Benoit Vachon-Gravel Email Address: sub@unb.ca

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Theatre UNB presents, A Patriot For Me by John Osborne-FR

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

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Theatre UNB’s final production of the 2017-18 season, A Patriot For Me by John Osborne, is an historical drama based on the fascinating true story of Alfred Redl, an intelligence officer who served in the highest ranks of the Austro-Hungarian army in the years just prior to World War One. Unmasked by enemy Russian spies as a homosexual, Redl was blackmailed into becoming a double agent to...

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Tickets still available for An Evening of Art and Cheer-FR

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

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Tickets are still available for An Evening of Art and Cheer, taking place on Saturday, Apr. 7 at 7 p.m. in the SUB Ballroom. This event is organized by UNB Fredericton’s MBA Professional Development students to raise funds to support the MBA Community Leadership Award for future MBA students. Join us in the SUB ballroom and enjoy the following: A live paint off -  in an...

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UNB College of Extended Learning closing early April 6-FR and SJ

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

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UNB College of Extended Learning will close at 3 p.m. on Friday, April 6 to allow staff to attend a staff function. The College will reopen on Monday, April 9 for normal work hours.  We apologize for any inconvenience. Article Contact Information Contact: Ann Smith Email Address: asmith@unb.ca

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UNBF Counselling Services - Office Closure-FR

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

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UNBF Counselling Services will be closing at 3 p.m. on Thursday, Apr. 5 due to staff training.  It will re-open on Friday, Apr. 6 at 8:15 a.m. Article Contact Information Contact: Tanya Jones Email Address: tjones@unb.ca

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Accident Near Miss Reporting - When, Why (legislated, please read) and How-FR

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

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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 immediately notified of the following: • Any accidental explosion or exposure to a...

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All my Relations Unity in Diversity theme of UNB Powwow-FR

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

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On Thursday, April 5, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m, the Mi’kmaq-Wolastoqey Cente (MWC) at the University of New Brunswick will host the fourth annual UNB Powwow: “All my Relations: Unity in Diversity” at the Richard J. CURRIE CENTER. This is a free public event and everyone is invited. "The powwow is a gathering of people to celebrate life, songs, dances, languages and traditions....

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Arts Matters 2018 Undergraduate Conference-FR

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

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The Faculty of Arts at UNB Fredericton and the UNB Student Union are hosting the 2018 Arts Matters Undergraduate Conference from April 6 - 8. The Friday night opening address and student panels are all free to attend. Attendance at the Saturday night banquet and keynote costs $30. Registration information can be found on our website.  Join for the opening keynote address featuring UNB...

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

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

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

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Candidates for the Dean of Arts-SJ

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

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Faculty, staff and students are invited to the public presentations for the Dean of Arts at UNB Saint John candidates:   Dr. Antony Puddephatt, Associate Professor, Lakehead University Dr. Heidi MacDonald, Associate Professor, University of Lethbridge Dr. Christian Riegel, Professor, University of Regina   The presentations will take place as follows: Antony Puddephatt: ...

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Pomodoro Study Sessions at the HIL - April 8 & 11-FR

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

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The UNBF Student Accessibility Centre is hosting three ‘Pomodoro Study Sessions’ to help students prepare for exams. - Sunday, April 8, from 1 p.m. - 4 p.m., in the Milham Room, Harriet Irving Library - Wednesday, April 11, from 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. and 1 - 4 p.m., in the Milham Room, Harriet Irving Library The pomodoro technique is a time-management study method that uses a timer to...

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Public Lecture by Rodney Parker, candidate for a Tenure-Track position in Philosophy -SJ

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

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The Department of Humanities & Languages invites you to a public lecture by Rodney Parker (candidate for a Tenure-Track position in Philosophy) on “Phenomenology in Canada. A Question of Philosophical Tradition,” to be held on Thursday, April 5 at 12:30 p.m. in Hazen Hall, 232. Abstract: The handful of articles that attempt to survey the history and status of phenomenology in...

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Reminder to submit feedback - Executive Director, College of Extended Learning -FR and SJ

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

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Mr. Ian Allen’s term as Executive Director, College of Extended Learning (CEL) ends on May 11, 2018.  A review advisory committee has been formed as required in Senate regulations to recommend an appointment as soon as possible.  The Review Advisory Committee is comprised as follows:   George MacLean - Chair, Vice-President Academic Luigi Benedicenti - Appointed by Deans...

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Small Teaching Series - Retrieving-FR

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

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Dan Blustein, Biomedical Engineering, will present on Thursday, April 5, from 2:30 - 3:30 p.m., in the Harriet Irving Library, Milham Room. The thread that binds together the sessions in the Small Teaching series is James Lang’s book “Small Teaching: Everyday Lessons from the Science of Learning.” Lang categorizes as small teaching: 1) brief classroom activities (five to...

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String Master Class-SJ

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

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Members of the Saint John String Quartet will present String Master Class on Monday, April 9, from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m., in Hazen Hall, 225 and 227. This is a warmup for string students participating in the NB Competitive Music Festival.   Article Contact Information Email Address: Lorenzo_music@unb.ca

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Students showcasing innovations at UNBF Design Symposium-FR

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

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Members of the UNB community are encouraged to attend the fourth annual UNB Engineering Design Symposium as final-year engineering students showcase their capstone design projects on Thursday, April 5. The event, free and open to the public, will take place at the Fredericton Convention Centre from 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.  Article Contact Information Contact: Communications...

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Subtowne's Ballroom Blitz - Spring Edition -FR

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

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Subtowne's Ballroom Blitz "Spring Edition" Year End Blowout is on now in the SUB Ballroom! Come check out the deals on brand name clothing and UNB apparel! Blitz hours: Tuesday, April 3 - Thursday, April 5: 10 a.m. - 7 p.m. Friday, April 6 (last day): 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Article Contact Information Contact: Becky Sullivan Email Address: bsulliva@unb.ca

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UNBF - Registrar s Office Closure on April 5-FR

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

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UNBF Registrar's Office will be closed on Thursday, April 5, from 9 - 10:15 a.m., to permit all staff to participate in a staff meeting. Article Contact Information Contact: Jo-ann Mihan Email Address: jmihan@unb.ca

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Valedictorian Nominations for Saint John campus-SJ

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

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If you know a student who should be considered for Valedictorian, please encourage her/him to submit an application, which includes transcript, contribution transcript and/or resume with cover letter before Friday, April 6. A committee will assess the applications based on the candidate's overall grade point average and level of participation in and dedication to extracurricular activities. The...

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