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Notice of Fire Extinguisher Training -FR

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Posted: May 31, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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Coordinated by UNBF's Environmental Health and Safety Office, training is open to all members of the UNBF community on Wednesday, June 20. The class size is a maximum of 30 people, therefore registration is on a “first come, first served basis.” Register by contacting safety@unb.ca. The Safety Office will support the costs, but you must register. The training includes a seminar and...

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Notice of Early Closure - Registrar's Office UNBF-FR

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

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Please note that the Registrar’s Office on the Fredericton campus will be closed at 3 p.m. on Friday, June 1 for an afternoon workshop. Article Contact Information Contact: Jo-ann Mihan Email Address: jmihan@unb.ca

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safeTALK Training-FR

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

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UNBF Counselling Services will be offering safeTALK - a half-day alertness training that prepares anyone 15 or older, regardless of prior experience or training, to become a suicide-alert helper. Most people with thoughts of suicide don’t truly want to die, but are struggling with the pain in their lives. Through their words and actions, they invite help to stay alive. safeTALK-trained...

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Notice of Late Opening - Registrar's Office UNBF-FR

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Posted: May 29, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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Please be advised that the Office of the Registrar on the Fredericton campus will be opening at 9:30 a.m. on Thursday, May 31 to permit all staff to attend an information session. Article Contact Information Contact: Jo-ann Mihan Email Address: jmihan@unb.ca

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Domestic and International Recruitment - Office Closure-FR and SJ

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Posted: May 28, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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The Domestic Recruitment Office in Fredericton and Saint John, as well as the International Recruitment Centre, will be closed on Tuesday, May 29 for meetings.  Article Contact Information Contact: Leah Cunningham Email Address: leah.cu@unb.ca

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Appointment of Assistant Vice-President Academic Partnerships -FR and SJ

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

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Members of the University Community, I am pleased to inform you Dr. John Kershaw has accepted the appointment as Assistant Vice-President Academic (Partnerships) for a three-year term commencing July 1, 2018.   I would like to take this opportunity to thank all those who participated in the search process and note a full and formal announcement will be made to the University community...

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Faculty of Computer Science - retired equipment disposal-FR

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

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UNB's Faculty of Computer Science has retired equipment for disposal. The equipment is offered to the university community (to remain a UNB asset) until June 1, 2018 via a silent ebay-style auction.  After which it will be offered again for personal consumption, via the same method, for two weeks. To place a bid on an item please send an email to fcsssd@unb.ca. The equipment list can be...

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Tell us how we are doing - Campus Operations Survey-FR

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

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As valued partners of the UNBF community, Facilities Management and Security & Traffic (Campus Operations) strive to deliver exceptional customer service and it needs your help to tell staff how they’re doing.   Below is a link to the annual Campus Operations Satisfaction Survey.  The survey is completely anonymous and takes only six to 10 minutes to complete.  Please make...

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UNBF Facilities Management Notice-FR

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

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Please be advised the Facilities Management Work Control, Stores and Mailroom will be closed on Monday, May 28, from 1:30 - 2:30 p.m., to attend a training session. Please make alternative arrangements during these hours. If your matter is urgent, please contact UNB Security at 453-4830 during this time. Article Contact Information Contact: Andrew Corey Email Address: Andrew.Corey@unb.ca

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UNB hosts a public presentation for the Violence Against Women with a Disability Research Team-FR

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

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The Violence Against Women with a Disability Research Team, of the Muriel McQueen Fergusson Centre for Family Violence Research, is hosting a public presentation on violence against people with disabilities and those in the anti-violence field. This presentation will discuss research findings, encourage better coordination of services and communication between service providers and...

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Bass-ic - It's all about the Bass-FR

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

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The Saint John String Quartet is joined on stage by Symphony New Brunswick’s principal bass player, Andrew Miller in a concert featuring these SNB musicians as a String Quintet. The lush sound of the string quartet is enhanced by the extra bass voice. The addition of the extra lower string adds exponentially to the sounds and to the overtones; the listener will hear each string voice...

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Participants needed for Health Research in New Brunswick UNB iMET Study-FR and SJ

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

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Are you interested in helping to advance diabetes research in New Brunswick?  UNBF’s Faculty of Kinesiology is looking for participants aged 19-50, who haven’t been diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes, to take part in The iMET Study. Over four visits, participants will take part in an initial exercise session, an initial consultation with testing to measure their health, followed by...

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UNB hosts discussion panel for the Violence Against Women with a Disability Research Team- FR

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

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The Violence Against Women with a Disability Research Team, of the Muriel McQueen Fergusson Centre for Family Violence Research, is hosting a discussion with service providers who work with people with disabilities and those in the anti-violence field. This session will discuss research findings, encourage better coordination of services and communication between service...

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Congratulations to the 2018 winners of UNBF's Faculty of Arts Awards for Excellence in Teaching-FR

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

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The UNB Fredericton Faculty of Arts would like to congratulate Neil Cole and Dr. David Hofmann, the 2018 winners of the Faculty of Arts Awards for Excellence in Teaching. Dr. David Hofmann, an assistant professor in the Department of Sociology, will be awarded the Excellence in Teaching award for full-time faculty members. Neil Cole, ARTS 1000/1100 Tutor and Academic Advising Support...

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Election of Faculty Members-at-Large to Saint John Senate-SJ

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

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On May 4, 2018, a call for nominations to fill three (3) of the nine (9) Faculty Member-at-Large seats on the Saint John Senate was circulated to all Faculty on the Saint John campus. The following three (3) nominees have agreed to allow their names to stand for election to the Saint John Senate:             •  Phil Backman, Faculty of...

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Free office desk available-FR

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

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UNBF's Faculty of Arts has an office desk to give away. If you, or your unit, are interested in claiming it and would like to see pictures, please email t.armstrong@unb.ca. The desk could also be claimed for personal use (the recipient is responsible for moving the desk off campus). The desk's dimensions are as follows: Desk (front piece with built in drawers): 30 inches (76.2 cm) wide 66...

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From STEM to STEAM - Harnessing the Connective Power of Creativity-FR

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

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On Tuesday, May 29, from 7 - 9 p.m., in Marshall d'Avray Hall, 261 join artist/educator Mary Stewart for "From STEM to STEAM: Harnessing the Connective Power of Creativity', where she will discuss the increasing emphasis on STEM coursework (science, technology, engineering and math) and ways in which coursework in creativity can connect these disciplines to each other and to the humanities....

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Mobility Study in Older Canadians-FR

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

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Are you 65 years or older and interested in knowing more about your mobility level? Join us at Andrew & Marjorie McCain Human Performance Laboratory, on the Fredericton campus as we use wearable technology to examine the changes in movement of older adults during daily living for better prediction of health care transitions. Mobility is considered an important indicator of quality of life, yet...

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Retirement Dinner 2018-FR

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

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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 contact Kim Macklin at kmacklin@unb.ca for registration information.  The deadline to return your forms with payment is no later than May 28, 2018. The...

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UNB Card Office closed for the afternoon on May 31 -FR

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

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The UNBF Card Office located in the SUB (room 106) will be closed on Thursday, May 31, from 12 – 4 p.m., to allow our office floor to be waxed.  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...

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UNB Merit Awards for 2017-18 Announced - FR and SJ

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

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The UNB Merit Awards recognize outstanding contributions to teaching, research and university service by members of the Association of University of New Brunswick Teachers.  The awards are given annually on the basis of recommendations from faculty, deans, Executive Director of the College of Extended Learning, Vice President Academic (Fredericton) and Vice President (Saint John). The...

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9th Annual What's up Doc - Film Festival & Award Ceremony-FR

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Posted: May 22, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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All are invited to the 9th Annual What’s up Doc - Film Festival & Award Ceremony on Thursday, May 24 at 7 p.m. in Marshall d'Avray Hall, 143. An award ceremony will follow. This year, students from Fredericton High and Nackawic Senior High produced the five short documentary films screening at the festival. Teachers involved in the program this year were Amy Bourgaize, Sara Bamford, Greg...

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Attempted Theft-FR

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Posted: May 22, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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On Saturday, May 19, three young men on bicycles were observed on the Fredericton campus attempting to get into parked vehicles.  City police have been notified of the incident.  This is a good reminder for us all to ensure we keep our vehicles locked when left unattended.  Please do not leave valuable items in your car.  If you must leave items in your car, please ensure...

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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: May 22, 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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Election of Faculty Member-at-Large to Fredericton Senate-FR

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Posted: May 22, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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The deadline for voting in the election of one (1) Fredericton Faculty member to fill the one vacant faculty member-at-large position on Fredericton was 4 p.m. on Monday, April 16. The ballots have now been tabulated, and I am pleased to announce that Gordon Holloway, Faculty of Engineering, has been elected to Fredericton Senate.  The term of office will be 1 July 2018 to 30 June 2021. I...

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Faculty and staff softball league-FR

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Posted: May 22, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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URec's faculty and staff softball league is back for the summer! - Dates: June 4 - August 17  - Cost: $100 per team  - Registration deadline: June 1, 2018 Questions? Contact Ben Law at ben.law@unb.ca or by phone at 506-447-3405. Article Contact Information Contact: Hannah Davies Email Address: hannah.davies@unb.ca

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Flipped Workshop - Shades of Meaning - Nuance in Written and Audio Feedback Part 1 of Transforming Feedback Series -FR

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Posted: May 22, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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Join us for a workshop about this webinar on Thursday, May 31, from 2 – 3 p.m., in Marshall d’Avray Hall, 249. Dr. Elena Woodacre and Sandy Stockwell, University of Winchester, are the webinar presenters. Based on an Australian, recently-archived webcast. The sponsoring organization is ASCILITE: Australasian Society for Computers in Learning in Tertiary Education; presenting UK...

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Learning Community Leaders-SJ

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Posted: May 22, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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We're hiring Learning Community Leaders for Fall 2018. If you know a strong student entering his/her third or fourth year, who would make a great leader, please encourage him/her to apply. For more information or to request an application package, please email Adam Kelly at a.kelly@unb.ca or visit him in Oland Hall G13. Article Contact...

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Mindfulness in May-FR

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Posted: May 22, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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Mindfulness practice helps reduce stress and anxiety, improve focus and productivity, build patience, increase compassion and heighten body awareness. These 40-minute drop-in sessions are open to all UNB and STU students, staff & faculty.  Feel free to bring your lunch - Wednesdays, from 12:10 - 12:50 p.m., in the Group Room, second floor of the CC Jones Student Services Centre. Article...

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Visiting Artist Workshop - Introduction to Expressionism-FR

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Posted: May 22, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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Go with your instinct, not your intellect! That’s the adage of a unique Leisure Learning workshop, by visiting artist Chantal Khoury, called “Intro to Expressionism” offered Saturday, May 26, from 1 - 5 p.m., in Memorial Hall, 26. With her guidance, you'll experience her approach to creating a painting from beginning to end. You'll also be...

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Public Presentations - Candidates for the Wendy J Robbins Professorship in Gender and Womens Studies-FR

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

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Please see below for the following public presentations: Candidates for the Wendy J. Robbins Professorship in Gender and Women’s Studies. Tuesday, May 22Ela Przybylo, “Erotics Beyond Sex: What Asexuality Can Teach Us About Feminist and Queer Life and Loving,” Tilley Hall 104, 9:30-10:30 a.m.Coffee Break with the Campus Community: Carole Hines Common Room, Tilley Hall 107,...

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Free Professional Development for all UNB Employees-FR and SJ

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

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A.I. Pro Subscription - Self-directed professional development - Want to build your knowledge, skills and expertise? Looking for innovative inspiration from your field? Have a bit of extra time this week, and want to learn something new for your job? UNB has an enterprise-wide subscription to A.I. Pro, a service from Academic Impressions offering access to a variety of professional development...

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Sir Howard Douglas Hall Construction-FR

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

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Please be advised that the main, or river facing, entrance of Sir Howard Douglas Hall will be closed this summer for exterior step repairs.  Construction will begin Tuesday May 22 with completion expected late August.  The Edwin Jacob Chapel and Great Hall will be closed to reservations during construction.  Signs and barricades will be in place during the closure to inform...

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SUB Closed on Victoria Day-FR

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

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Please be advised the Student Union Building on the Fredericton campus will be closed on Monday, May 21 for Victoria Day. Regular summer hours to resume on Tuesday, May 22. Article Contact Information Contact: Benoit Vachon-Gravel Email Address: sub@unb.ca

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Election of a Saint John Faculty Member to the Board of Governors-SJ

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

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The deadline for voting in the election of a Saint John Faculty Member to the Board of Governors was Friday, 11 May 2018.  I am pleased to announce that Tom Goud, Department of History & Politics, has been elected and will begin his three-year term on July 1. Thank you to the candidates, nominators, and voters who participated in this important process. Sarah DeVarenne Senate...

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Flipped Workshop - Shades of Meaning Nuance in Written and Audio Feedback Part 1 of Transforming Feedback Series -FR

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

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Join us for this webinar on Thursday, May 31, from 2 - 3 p.m., in Marshall d'Avray Hall, 249. Dr. Elena Woodacre and Sandy Stockwell, University of Winchester, will present the workshop. Based on an Australian, recently-archived webcast. The sponsoring organization is ASCILITE: Australasian Society for Computers in Learning in Tertiary Education; presenting UK research and...

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Surplus Furniture - Music Dept -FR

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

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The Centre for Musical Arts has 10 tables to donate to anyone interested. They have been well-used but still have lots of life in them. Tables are one-person suited and slightly rounded to be able to form a circle if desired. For measurements, photos, or to view in-person, please contact Jacqueline at musicart@unb.ca or 506-453-4697. All items must be picked up.  Article Contact...

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UNB Fredericton Campus Community Garden plots available-FR

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Posted: May 15, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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UNB Fredericton’s Campus Community Garden still has a few plots available for its pilot year! The 4 ft x 8 ft plots are only $20 for staff and faculty and will be accessible from dawn to dusk until October. The garden is fully equipped with everything you will need to test out your green thumb this summer! Contact the Campus Food Strategy Group at unb.stu@mealexchange.com and start your...

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Building Stories of Resilience - free public event-FR

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Posted: May 14, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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The MMFC Violence Against Women with a Disability Research Team is hosting a free public event for individuals with a disability, their families, friends and the community. This session will discuss the barriers faced by women who are victims of physical abuse when trying to leave or when staying in a relationship, and encourage better communication between service providers...

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Chemistry Science Store Closed May 14 - 17-FR

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Posted: May 14, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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Please be advised that the Chemistry Science Store will be closed from Monday, May 14 to Wednesday, May 16 for chemical safety training. The Store will re-open on Thursday, May 17. Article Contact Information Contact: Jenn Meade Email Address: Jenn.Meade@unb.ca

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Congratulations to Herbert Bempah for winning pitch competition-FR

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Posted: May 14, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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Congratulations to UNB Fredericton business administration student Herbert Bempah, who won top prize at the Great Canadian Sales Competition in Toronto on May 3. More information about Mr. Bempah's participation in the competition can be found in the UNB Newsroom.  Article Contact Information Contact: UNB Communications Email Address: talktous@unb.ca

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Faculty Staff Lounge closure on May 15-SJ

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Posted: May 14, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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Please be advised that the Faculty Staff Lounge, on the Saint John campus, will be unavailable on Tuesday, May 15, from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m., due to a function for the Board of Governors. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause and appreciate your understanding.  Article Contact Information Contact: Elizabeth Flemming Email Address: Elizabeth.Flemming@unb.ca

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Fiscal Year End-FR and SJ

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Posted: May 14, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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Accounts Payable is in the final stretch for processing of the following documents: 1. Petty cash reimbursement requests covering all petty cash disbursements made up to the end of April 2018. 2. Original invoices covering the delivery of goods and/or services dated April 30, 2018, or earlier. 3. Travel Expense Forms covering travel completed up to the end of April 2018. 4. Receipts for...

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Girl Guides and AARMS host weekend camp to promote STEM on UNBF campus-FR

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Posted: May 14, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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The Atlantic Association for Research in the Mathematical Sciences (AARMS) and the University of New Brunswick hosted a Girl Guides weekend camp encouraging girls to pursue careers in the science, technology, engineering and mathematic disciplines.  On May 12 and 13, more than 500 girls between the ages of nine and 18, who are members of the Girl Guides organization from New...

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UNB partners working with Canadian Space Agency on CubeSat project-FR

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Posted: May 14, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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Three New Brunswick post-secondary education institutions are partnering to create and send the province’s first cube satellite to space, as part of the Canadian Space Agency’s Canadian CubeSat Project. The University of New Brunswick (UNB), Université de Moncton and New Brunswick Community College (NBCC), in a collaborative project referred to as CubeSat NB, aim to launch...

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Summer Hours - Saint John campus

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

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Please be reminded that the period of summer hours begins on Tuesday, May 22 (day following the Victoria Day holiday) and ends on Tuesday, Sept. 4 (Labour Day weekend).  This means that on May 22nd the majority of departments with current office service hours of 8:15 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (with a one-hour lunch break) will change to 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. (with a 45-minute lunch break).  Any...

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Marketing shares 2017-18 campaign results-FR and SJ

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

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Three years ago, our university took on an ambitious project. Today, we are very proud to share our 2017/18 results with you. The #OnlyHere marketing campaign is about building a stronger future for UNB. This cutting-edge, strategic marketing campaign aims to increase awareness, consideration and lead generation to support recruitment's application targets — and ultimately bring...

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New on-campus classes starting May 28-FR

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

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Looking for something to do this summer? There is still time to register for on-campus classes starting May 28 in Fredericton. Complete a 3-credit hour course in as little as three or six weeks! Here is a sampling of what’s available on-campus: Intermediate Accounting II Basic French II Intro Japanese I Intro. to Psychology II Environmental Ethics Register now! View the 2018 Summer...

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Patients' Den -SJ

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

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Join us Thursday, May 10, from 6 - 9 p.m., in UNB Saint John's Grand Hall for Patients' Den: Patients Setting Research Priorities in Primary and Integrated Health Care Innovations. The NB Network in Primary and Integrated Health Care Innovations (PIHCI) invites you to join us for the first Patients’ Den, where patient advisors will help set research priorities in New Brunswick. Three...

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Mindfulness in May-FR

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Posted: May 8, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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Mindfulness practice helps reduce stress and anxiety, improve focus and productivity, build patience, increase compassion and heighten body awareness.  This 40-minute drop-in session is open to all UNB and STU students, faculty and staff.  Please feel free to bring your lunch! The next session will be held Wednesday, May 9, from 12:10 - 12:50 p.m., in the Group Room at UNBF...

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UNBF Counselling Services - Office Closure-FR

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Posted: May 8, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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UNBF Counselling Services will be closed on Thursday, May 10, from 1 - 4:30 p.m., for staff training.  It will re-open Friday, May 11 at 8:15 a.m. Article Contact Information Contact: Tanya Jones Email Address: tjones@unb.ca

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Celebration in MacLaggan Hall-FR

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Posted: May 7, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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

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Oral Examination MScF - Kevin Mahabir-FR

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Posted: May 7, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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The MScF Oral Examination of Kevin Mahabir will be held on Monday, May 14 at 10 a.m. in F & G, 202 Dean's Conference Room.   Oral Examination Chaired by Dr. C. Bourque, FOREM   Examining Committee  Dr. J. Nocera, FOREM Dr. S. Heard, BIOLOGY Dr. T. Diamond, Co-Supervisor, FOREM Dr. G. Forbes, Co-Supervisor, FOREM   Advisory Committee Dr. T. Diamond, Co-Supervisor, FOREM Dr....

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Parking Lot Closure - R N Scott Hall - rear of building-FR

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Posted: May 7, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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Facilities Management, Fredericton campus wishes to advise that the parking lot at the rear of the R.N. Scott Hall off of Windsor Street is scheduled to be closed on Wednesday, May 9.         If you have any questions, please contact Facilities Management at 506-453-4889 or fm@unb.ca. Article Contact Information Contact: Andrew Corey Email Address:...

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Two Exciting Exhibitions by New Brunswick Women at the UNB Art Centre-FR

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Posted: May 7, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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The UNB Art Centre invites the public to view two exciting new exhibitions by New Brunswick women from May 25- June 21. L’es Bold Hags present their self-titled exhibition while Jennifer Lee Weibe presents Abstracts 1-12.  Meet the artists at the opening on May 25, from 5 - 7 p.m., and enjoy the sounds of the UNB Art Centre’s new music series FLOW featuring Calum...

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Undergraduate Calendar for 2018-19 now available-FR and SJ

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Posted: May 7, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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The Undergraduate Calendar for 2018-19 is now available at http://www.unb.ca/academics/calendar/undergraduate/current/index.html (Academics > Related Resources: Academic Calendar > Academic Calendars: Undergraduate Academic Calendar) NOTE: 1. The new Certificate in Publishing (Fredericton Programs)...

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2018 Annual Central Heating Plant Steam Shutdown-FR

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Posted: May 4, 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 Announces Teaching & Learning Priority Fund Recipients 2018-FR

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

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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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UNB graduate students to benefit from $11.4 million provincial investment-FR and SJ

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

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Graduate students at the University of New Brunswick are now eligible for a slice of an $11.4-million provincial research investment through the New Brunswick Innovation Foundation. Premier Brian Gallant made the announcement on UNB’s Fredericton campus on Tuesday, May 1. The investment will support research and development at post-secondary institutions and research institutes and help...

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Bi-Campus Budget Conversation-FR and SJ

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Posted: May 3, 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, 125 in Saint John and the Kent Auditorium in the Wu Conference Centre in...

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Chemistry Science Store Closed May 4-FR

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

Category: News and Notices


The Chemistry Science Store will be closed on Friday, May 5 and will re-open on Monday, May 7. Article Contact Information Contact: Jenn Meade Email Address: Jenn.Meade@unb.ca

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Free Book Scanner-FR and SJ

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

Category: News and Notices


There is a free, large book scanner available for any UNB Department.  It is located at the Engineering and Computer Science Library, Head Hall, for viewing between 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. from Monday - Friday. Please contact Lisa Pollock at pollockl@unb.ca for picture or more information.   Article Contact Information Contact: Lisa Pollock Email Address: pollockl@unb.ca

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Honorary Degree Recipients-FR and SJ

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

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At UNB Fredericton's 189th Encaenia Ceremonies and UNB Saint John's 44th Spring Convocation Ceremony, honorary degrees will be awarded. Honorary Degree Recipients for each ceremony have been selected and profiles are posted at the websites Encaenia and Convocation. Article Contact Information Contact: Communications Office Email Address: talktous@unb.ca

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NB Plants and Their Habitats course-FR and SJ

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

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Do you enjoy being outside? When you're walking around, are you curious about the plants you see? If so, consider enrolling in NB Plants and Their Habitats. Intensive seven-day course offered at UNB’s Fredericton campus. Open to anyone looking to explore the topic as a special interest. Students in any faculty can earn elective credit (4 credit hours). Course runs August 25 to 31,...

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You're invited - Canadian Space Agency announcement-FR

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

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Please join representatives from the University of New Brunswick, Université de Moncton and New Brunswick Community College as they announce a new partnership project to create and send the province’s first cube satellite to space, as part of the Canadian Space Agency’s Canadian CubeSat Project. The event will take place on Friday, May 4, at 1 p.m in the Chancellor's...

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2018 Spring Fire Drills on UNBF campus-FR

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Posted: May 2, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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Please announce the following instructions for Fire Drills to your undergraduate and graduate students at the beginning of classes. All occupants MUST evacuate the building immediately via the nearest exit when the fire alarm rings. Please familiarize yourself with In Case of Fire Procedures posted above all fire alarm pull boxes in hallways and with the Emergency Procedures Booklet posted on...

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Dr. Joanna Everitt recognized for outstanding contributions to higher education-SJ

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Posted: May 2, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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Dr. Joanna Everitt, dean of arts on the UNB Saint John campus, has been awarded the Angela Hildyard Recognition Award at the Senior Women Academic Administrators of Canada (SWAAC) conference. Read the full story here. Article Contact Information Contact: Heather Campbell Email Address: hcampbel@unb.ca

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

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Posted: May 1, 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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Event Cancellation - IBME Funding Announcement Cancelled-FR

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Posted: May 1, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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Please note that this morning's announcement at the Institute of Biomedical Engineering has been cancelled and will be rescheduled by the Government of New Brunswick at a later date. Article Contact Information Contact: Communications Office Email Address: talktous@unb.ca

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Professor Emeritus rankings-FR

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Posted: May 1, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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At UNB Fredericton's 189th Encaenia Ceremonies, professor emeritus rankings will be awarded.  To read more about those receiving this honour, visit Encaenia. Article Contact Information Contact: Communications Office Email Address: talktous@unb.ca

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Reminder - Institute of Biomedical Engineering Funding Announcement-FR

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Posted: May 1, 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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Students tackle 36th Annual Mathematics Competition at UNB-FR and SJ

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Posted: May 1, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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The 36th Annual Mathematics Competition for Grades 7, 8 and 9 will take place at UNB on Thursday, May 3, 2018. About 1,200 New Brunswick students will travel to the Fredericton and Saint John campuses of the University of New Brunswick, as well as the Moncton, Edmundston and Shippagan campuses of l’Université de Moncton, to write a multiple-choice competition. The competition can be...

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White Ribbon March cancelled-FR

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Posted: May 1, 2018 5:00:00 AM ADT

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The White Ribbon March scheduled for Wednesday, May 2 in Officer's Square has been cancelled due to flooding.   Article Contact Information Contact: Kim Wade Email Address: kwade@unb.ca

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