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URec holiday hours -FR

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Posted: December 19, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: Athletics Recreation and Wellness


URec's holiday hours are as follows: Dec. 24-26: CLOSED Dec. 27-30: 10 am. - 10 p.m. Dec. 31 & Jan. 1: CLOSED ​The Sir Max Aitken Pool is also currently operating under a holiday schedule. Patrons are encouraged to check ahead before visiting the pool over the holiday break.   URec would like to thank all its members and program participants for a wonderful...

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Canada Summer Jobs 2019 internal deadline - Jan 21-FR

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Posted: December 18, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: Employment News


Canada Summer Jobs is an initiative of the Youth Employment Strategy, which is the Government of Canada’s commitment to help young people between the ages of 15 and 30, particularly those facing barriers to employment, get the information and gain the skills, work experience and abilities they need to transition successfully into the labour market. The program provides wage subsidies...

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Paying an individual for service or honorarium-FR and SJ

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Posted: December 18, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Paying an individual/person or small supplier for services rendered or an honorarium? Here's what you need to know in order to avoid delay in payment and policy breaches. Before committing to paying an individual/consultant from Accounts Payable Payment Requisition instead of through payroll, please ensure you take the appropriate steps to avoid delays due to lack of required information. Under...

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UNB Student Union Welcome Center holiday hours-FR

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Posted: December 18, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The UNB Student Union Welcome Center will close on Dec. 18 at noon and will re-open for one day on Jan 2, 2019, from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. for the sale of bus passes. The center will then close and re-open on Jan. 7. Have a great holiday! Article Contact Information Contact: Karen Miner Email Address: kminer@unb.ca

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College of Extended Learning closing early Dec 20-FR and SJ

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Posted: December 17, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


On Thursday, Dec. 20, the College of Extended Learning will be closing at 12 noon for the afternoon so that all staff may attend a staff function. We apologize in advance for any inconvenience this may cause. Article Contact Information Contact: Ann Smith Email Address: asmith@unb.ca

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Free cubical wall panels-FR

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Posted: December 17, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The College of Extended Learning has two cubical wall panels available to give away: - Short panel is 64"x60" - Long panel is 64" x 84" If you are interested in these panels, please contact Ann Smith at 453-4896 or asmith@unb.ca. Article Contact Information Contact: Ann Smith Email Address: asmith@unb.ca

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Holiday schedule at the Sir Max Aitken Pool-FR

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Posted: December 17, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: Athletics Recreation and Wellness


The holiday pool schedule begins on Monday, Dec. 17. During these times the facility may either be closed or operating on reduced hours and programming. Patrons are encouraged to check ahead before visiting the pool over the holidays.  Article Contact Information Contact: Colin Bowley Email Address: colin.bowley@unb.ca

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Registrar's Office - Notice of early closure on Dec. 19-FR

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Posted: December 17, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The Registrar's Office will be closing at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 19, to allow staff to attend a Christmas function. We apologize in advance for any inconvenience this may cause.   Article Contact Information Contact: Jo-ann Mihan Email Address: jmihan@unb.ca

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Retirement reception for Wina Parent-FR

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Posted: December 17, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


This Thursday, Dec. 20, Campus Operations will be celebrating the retirement of Wina Parent after more than 30 years of service at UNB. Please join us from 10 – 11 a.m. for cake and coffee outside Room 104 in the Facilities Management building, 767 Kings College Rd.  Article Contact Information Contact: Jennifer Lloy Email Address: jlloy@unb.ca

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Saint John College office closed early Dec. 20-SJ

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Posted: December 17, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The Saint John College office will be closed on the afternoon of Thursday, Dec. 20, beginning at 1 p.m. and will reopen on Friday morning at 8:30 a.m. We apologize for any inconvenience.  Article Contact Information Contact: Lindsay Taylor Doiron Email Address: ltaylor1@unb.ca

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Teaching and Learning Priority Fund call for submissions-FR

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Posted: December 17, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The CETL is now accepting submissions for the Teaching and Learning Priority Fund (Fredericton campus). Submissions are accepted online via eServices, and the submission deadline is Thursday, Feb. 28, 2019. Would you like to try something new in your class that results in more effective and efficient student learning? Is there a project you’ve considered but don’t have the funds?...

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UNB business prof provides undergraduate marketing students with invaluable experiential learning opportunities-FR and SJ

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Posted: December 17, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Dr. Emin Civi is using real-life opportunities in the workforce through a variety of experiential techniques to prepare his students for the future. Dr. Civi’s retailing class is highly interactive and familiarizes students with the steps involved in running a real-life retail firm. “One of the main components of the class is our retail clinic. Using dedicated class time, students...

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Campus Operations - notice of closure on Dec. 18-FR

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Posted: December 14, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The Campus Operations departments (Facilities Management and Security & Traffic) will be closed from 11:45 a.m. - 1:30 p.m., on Tuesday, Dec. 18, to allow staff to attend a Christmas luncheon. If you need immediate assistance during this time, please contact Security at 453-4830.   Article Contact Information Contact: Jennifer Lloy Email Address: jlloy@unb.ca

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CETL Visiting Scholar Program-FR

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Posted: December 14, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


​Applications are now being accepted for the Centre for Enhanced Teaching & Learning Visiting Scholar Program for the spring and fall terms of 2019, with a deadline of Friday, April 5. 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 members who have...

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UNB Libraries closing early on Dec. 19-FR

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Posted: December 14, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Please be advised that UNBF Libraries (HIL, Science & Forestry, Engineering & Computer Science, & LB Gym – Technical Services) will be closing at 2:45 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 19, for a holiday staff party. The Law Library is not affected. Regular hours will resume on Dec. 20. We apologize for any inconvenience. Article Contact Information Contact: Susan Oliver Email Address:...

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

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Posted: December 13, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


There's still time! Do you know an excellent teacher?  If so, nominate her/him for the Dr. Allan P. Stuart 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 for...

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Career Development and Employment Centre closing early on Dec. 14-FR

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Posted: December 13, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The Career Development and Employment Centre will be closing at 11:30 a.m. on Friday, Dec. 14, and will re-open on Monday, Dec. 17, at 8:15 a.m. Article Contact Information Contact: Jessica Bourque Email Address: Jessica.Bourque@unb.ca

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Final accounts payable cheque and direct deposit runs for 2018-FR and SJ

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Posted: December 13, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The last payment run for 2018 will be completed on Thursday, Dec. 20. If you are aware of something that is required to be paid prior to the Christmas break, please have it to Financial Services Accounts Payable by Friday, Dec. 14. Anything received after that date will be processed for payment in January 2019. You may contact accpay@unb.ca with any requests. Happy Holidays! Article...

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Financial Services - notice of closure on Dec. 14-FR

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Posted: December 13, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


UNBF's Financial Services will be closed on Friday, Dec 14, from 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. so staff can attend a Christmas luncheon. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. Article Contact Information Contact: Jennifer Mazerolle Email Address: jenmaz@unb.ca

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Give the gift of UCard cash-FR and SJ

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Posted: December 13, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Are you looking for a way to give back to students, colleagues and friends at UNB? Give the gift of UCard cash! Gift deposits can be made online and the funds are instantly available on the recipient’s UCard to use all over campus for things like printing, purchasing school supplies and textbooks, food, clothing and more. UCard cash carries over from term to term, so you don’t...

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School of Graduate Studies office closure on Dec. 17-FR

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Posted: December 13, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The School of Graduate Studies office will be closed on Monday, Dec. 17, from 12 noon - 2:30 p.m. for the staff & deans to attend a function. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact jseely@unb.ca.  Article Contact Information Contact: Jacqueline Seely Email Address: jseely@unb.ca

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Closure Afternoon of Dec 14 - Office of the Vice-President Research and the Office of Research Services -FR and SJ

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Posted: December 12, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


On Friday, Dec. 14, the Office of the Vice-President Research and the Office of Research Services will be closing at 12 p.m. for the afternoon so that all staff may attend a staff function. We apologize in advance for any inconvenience this may cause. Article Contact Information Contact: Office of Research Services Email Address: ors@unb.ca

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Domestic and International Recruitment Offices Closed for Year End Review-FR and SJ

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Posted: December 12, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Please note: The Student Recruitment offices on both campuses and International Recruitment Centre will be closed for the day on Thursday, Dec. 20 and until noon on Friday, Dec. 21. These closures are to allow staff to participate in fall review meetings and winter planning sessions. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.   Article Contact Information Contact: Lisa...

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Large wooden plant box to give away-FR

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Posted: December 12, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The Wu Conference Centre has a large wooden planter to give away for free. It is approximately 6 ft long, 1 ft wide and 1.5 ft tall.  If any department or unit is interested in the planter, please email Annette Wetmore (awetmore@unb.ca) for details or photos. Article Contact Information Contact: Annette Wetmore Email Address: awetmore@unb.ca

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New - D2L Grade Import File for Exams and Tests-FR

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Posted: December 12, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Grades no longer need to be entered into D2L one at a time when you use Print Services RapidScan sheets (purple scan sheets) for your tests and exams. UNB Print Services and CETL have partnered to provide you with a new ‘D2L Grade Import’ file automatically included in your scanned exam and test reporting package starting now. This new file, named...

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The MEM Report Presentation of Colette Lemieux -FR

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Posted: December 12, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The MEM Report Presentation of Colette Lemieux will be held on Friday, Dec. 14 at 3 p.m. in F & G, 202, Dean's Conference Room. Supervisor:  Mr. David Maguire, Prov. of New Brunswick/HRA- FOREM Report Title: Integrating Climate Change Consideration in Environmental Impact Assessment for New Brunswick Abstract: Based on the majority of Canadian provincial jurisdictions surveyed, there is...

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The MF Report Presentation of Tiancheng Wu -FR

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Posted: December 12, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The MF Report Presentation of Tiancheng Wu will be held on Monday, Dec. 17 at 12 p.m. in F & G, 202, Dean's Conference Room. Supervisor:  Dr. M. Gong, FOREM Supervisory Committee:  Dr. L. Li, UofM/HRA FOREM and Dr. H. Gu,  US Forestry Service Report Title: Life cycle assessment on hybrid timber buildings Abstract: With the development of human society, the emission of carbon...

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The MScF Oral Examination of Eric Ye Liu -FR

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Posted: December 12, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The MScF Oral Examination of Eric Ye Liu will be held on Thursday, Dec. 20 at 2 p.m. in F & G, 202, Dean's Conference Room. Oral Examination Chaired By Dr. B. Leblon Examining Committee Dr. M. Gong, FOREM Dr. W. Yu, Economics Dr. V. Lantz, Co-Supervisor, FOREM Dr. D. MacLean, Co-Supervisor, FOREM Advisory Committee Dr. V. Lantz, Co-Supervisor, FOREM Dr. D. MacLean, Co-Supervisor, FOREM Dr. C....

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Booking Video Conference Rooms in Marshall d Avray Hall-FR

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Posted: December 11, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


This is just a quick reminder of the process for booking the Video Conference rooms in Marshall d'Avray Hall, Rooms 126A and 126B. We've noticed some people have been including the room itself as a recipient when composing an email and this has resulted in some double bookings. Requests must go through the Equipment Pool to avoid double booking a room and making your colleagues sad. Please...

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CETL Closed for Professional Development-FR

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Posted: December 11, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The Centre for Enhanced Teaching & Learning will be closed for staff professional development on Thursday, Dec. 13, from 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.  This includes CETL's Media Lab (Room 234) and Equipment Pool (Room 133). Also, the centre (including Medial Lab & Equipment Pool) will be closed on Friday, Dec. 14, from 1:30 - 4:30 p.m., so staff may enjoy a holiday gathering. Article Contact...

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UGSW Collective Agreement Workshops for Graduate, Directors , Secretaries and Faculty-FR and SJ

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Posted: December 11, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


UNB Human Resources & Organizational Development and the Union of Graduate Student Workers (representing graduate student employees working as graduate student research assistants (GSRAs) and teaching assistants (GSTAs)) are hosting a Joint Workshop to discuss the UGSW Collective Agreement and the various requirements and obligations of Faculty members, Directors of Graduate Studies and...

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UNB Saint John to host new NB-IRDT satellite location-SJ

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Posted: December 11, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


A new satellite location of the New Brunswick Institute for Research, Data and Training (NB-IRDT) has been launched on the UNB Saint John campus in what will soon be a shared facility with Statistics Canada Research Data Centre (RDC), expected to open next spring. This is one of two similar locations, the other is located at Universite de Moncton, to become the first data facilities of their...

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Food Service December Break - UNB Saint John-SJ

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Posted: December 10, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Please be advised that food service hours and availability will change due to the holiday break: Commons Cafe - will close on December 14 at 6 p.m. and will reopen on January 7. Tim Hortons will close at 4 p.m. on December 17 and will reopen on January 7.  Self service coffee will be complimentary from December 18 to December 21 in the Faculty Staff Lounge and at the Baird Dining...

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Last Minute Christmas Shopping-SJ

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Posted: December 10, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The UNBSJ Bookstore will hold a two-day sale - Tuesday, Dec. 11 and Wednesday, Dec. 12 (in-store only) There will be 25 per cent off most UNB Clothing and Giftware. The bookstore is open from 8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.   Article Contact Information Contact: Charlene Elaine Parfitt Email Address: Charlene.Parfitt@unb.ca

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Notice of Closure - Office of the Registrar-FR

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Posted: December 10, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


UNBF's Registrar's Office will be closed on Tuesday, Dec. 11, from 2 - 3 p.m., in order for the staff to participate in a Holiday function.  We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.   Article Contact Information Contact: Jo-ann Mihan Email Address: jmihan@unb.ca

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Procurement Services Assistant Manager Mark McGeehan Retirement Meet and Greet-FR

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Posted: December 10, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Please join us in bringing best wishes to Procurement Services, Assistant Manager, Mark McGeehan for a Retirement gathering on Friday, Dec. 14, from 2 - 3:30 p.m., in the Financial Services Boardroom, located in the Physics/Admin building.  Article Contact Information Contact: Julie Hynes Email Address: Julie.Hynes@unb.ca

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Registration for URec Winter Fee-Based Programs Now Open-FR

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Posted: December 10, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


It's that time of year again! Registration for URec winter fee-based programs is now open.  Choose from a variety of programs, including: Reformer Pilates: Specialized Pilates programs with small group numbers.  Silver Series: Designed for older adults seeking to develop or maintain a healthy, active lifestyle. General Population: Pilates (mat and barre!) and Yoga...

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Reminder: WebTimeEntry Cut-off Dates for December 28, 2018 Pay-FR and SJ

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Posted: December 10, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


As a reminder, Payroll Services will begin processing the final pay of December at 11 a.m., Monday, December 17, 2018.  The start date for the pay run is one week earlier than usual as the university will be closed for the holidays when the normal pay run would occur. For employee's using WebTimeEntry - it is imperative that all hours worked for the pay period are...

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Status update of bargaining with Unifor Local 4505-FR and SJ

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Posted: December 10, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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The University of New Brunswick and UNIFOR  Local 4504 (representing the SALAC and GLTA bargaining units) are pleased to advise that they have reached a tentative three-year collective agreement (October 1, 2018 – September 30, 2021) that will be presented to members and the Board of Governors with a unanimous recommendation for ratification. Details will be released once this...

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Funding Opportunity - Teaching and Learning Priority Fund Call for Submissions-FR

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Posted: December 7, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The CETL annual call for submissions for the Teaching and Learning Priority Fund (Fredericton campus) is now underway. Submissions are accepted online via e-services, and submission deadline is Thursday, Feb. 28, 2019. Would you like to try something new in your class that results in more effective and efficient student learning? Is there a project you’ve considered but don’t have...

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NB-IRDT satellite site launch-SJ

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Posted: December 7, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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You are invited to attend the official launch of the New Brunswick Institute for Research, Data and Training (NB-IRDT) Saint John satellite site at UNB Saint John. This is one of two similar locations to become the first data facilities of their kind in Canada to house both federal and provincial administrative data securely. This event will be held Tuesday, Dec. 11, at 10 a.m. in the...

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Personal mail and parcels on UNB Fredericton campus-FR

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Posted: December 7, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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As a reminder, the UNB Mail Room and delivery service is for the exclusive use of university-related activities, which includes service to individuals who live in residence. Accordingly, due to volumes, the UNB Mail Room is unable to process and deliver mail or parcels of a personal nature to staff and faculty. This includes the use of inter-office mail system. Your continued cooperation in...

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UNBF VP Holiday Reception-FR

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Posted: December 7, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


George MacLean, and the Office of the Vice-President Academic, are pleased to invite you to a Holiday Reception on Tuesday, Dec. 11, from 2 – 4 p.m., in the Great Hall, Sir Howard Douglas Hall.  Please join us as we welcome the approach of the Holiday Season! Article Contact Information Contact: Keri Regier Email Address: kregier@unb.ca

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Early closure of Counselling Services-FR

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Posted: December 6, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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UNB Counselling Services will be closing at 3 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 7, for a staff event.  Article Contact Information Contact: Tanya Jones Email Address: tjones@unb.ca

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Financial Services closed for extended lunch on Dec. 14-FR

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Posted: December 6, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


UNBF Financial Services will be closed for an extended lunch on Friday, Dec. 14, from 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m., to allow staff to attend a holiday luncheon.  Article Contact Information Contact: Jennifer Mazerolle Email Address: jenmaz@unb.ca

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UNB English Language Programme Tuesday evening courses-FR

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Posted: December 6, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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On Tuesday evenings, the UNBF English Language Programme offers English as a Second Language for Academic Purposes and Exploration of Literary English for Non-Anglophones to students whose first language is not English. These classes are offered January through April in a three-hour block per week. Undergraduate and graduate and credit and non-credit classes are available. AESL 1012...

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Community of individuals who affiliate with a Jewish identity-FR and SJ

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Posted: December 5, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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Are you a faculty member, graduate or undergraduate student, or staff member at UNB or STU? Do you affiliate or have family members who affiliate with a cultural, ethnic, or religious Jewish identity? Are you interested in linking up with other Jewish-affiliated individuals? We are looking into establishing a community to get together for occasional food, socializing and fun. If you would...

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Monday Night Film Series presents, The Happy Prince -FR

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Posted: December 5, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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The Monday Night Film Series will present 'The Happy Prince' on Monday, Dec. 10 at 7:30 p.m. in Tilley Hall, 102.  The last days of Oscar Wilde - and the ghosts that haunted them - are vividly evoked in Rupert Everett's directorial debut The Happy Prince. Everett gives a career defining performance as Wilde, physically and emotionally embodying the literary genius as he lives out his last...

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The Saint John campus is now accepting capital budget submissions for 2019-2020-SJ

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Posted: December 5, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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In order to access Non-Space/Alteration & Renovation (A&R) funding, applications must fully meet the eligibility criteria established by the Maritime Provinces Higher Education Commission. These criteria are summarized on the link found on eServices>Financial> Application for Priority Funding at https://eservices.unb.ca.  Important Notes: Please use 11.65 per cent as the tax rate. Faculty...

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CETL Offers December D2L Brightspace Sessions-FR

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Posted: December 4, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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CETL is hosting two D2L (Brightspace) workshops in December.  The workshop titles, dates and times are listed below: Using Quizzes in D2L Brightspace – Monday, Dec. 10 (10 – 11:30 a.m.) In this workshop, participants will learn how to create, manage and grade quizzes. You’ll learn about the Question Library and how to create a variety of question types. We’ll also...

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CETL Offers Diploma in University Teaching Program-FR and SJ

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Posted: December 4, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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The Centre for Enhanced Teaching and Learning is once again offering the Diploma in University Teaching Program (DUT) for the Winter 2019 term.  Below is the schedule of classes and a brief description of the program. Winter 2019 (January 12 - February 23, 2019):  DUT will be held on Saturdays from 9 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. in Marshall d'Avray Hall, 334-1.  Please bring your own...

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Financial Services Annual United Way Silent Auction is now Live-FR

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Posted: December 4, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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Live bidding is now open for the 5th Annual UNB Financial Services Silent Auction in support of the United Way. Bidding ends on Friday, Dec. 7 at 1 p.m.  Please click on the link to access the auction and start your bidding!   Please note: When you click on each individual item, you will find a more detailed description as well as who it was donated by, and, links to more...

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Fredericton campus 2019-2020 capital submissions deadline - December 10-FR

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Posted: December 4, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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The Fredericton campus is currently accepting applications for the following 2019-2020 capital budget items: 1) Non-Space 2) A&R (Alteration & Renovation) and Infrastructure Renewal Fee and 3) Student Technology Fee. Applications will be accepted until December 10, 2018.  Please note that a consultative process has been initiated which will provide a framework/recommendations for the...

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ITS Office - Head Hall, closed for an extended lunch-FR

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Posted: December 4, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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The ITS Department in Head Hall (D Level) will be closed for an extended lunch on Friday, Dec. 7, from 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m., to allow our staff to attend a holiday luncheon.  The IT Service Desk located in the Harriet Irving Library (HIL) will remain open during this time. If you have any questions, please contact the IT Service Desk at 457-2222 or itservicedesk@unb.ca.   Article...

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MMFC's Associate Director Rina Arseneault's Retirement party-FR

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Posted: December 4, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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Please join us in bringing good wishes to MMFC's Associate Director, Rina Arseneault's retirement on Thursday, Dec.  6, from 1 - 4 p.m., at the Muriel McQueen Fergusson Centre. Rina is retiring after 25 years with the Centre. Article Contact Information Contact: Kim Wade Email Address: kwade@unb.ca

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Notice of Closure - UNBF Registrar's Office-FR

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Posted: December 4, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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UNBF Registrar's Office will be closed on Thursday, Dec. 6, from 8:45 - 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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Physics Seminar - Visible Light Emission from Silicon-Based Nanostructures-FR

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Posted: December 4, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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At the next UNB Physics Department Seminar on Thursday, Dec. 6, from 1:15 - 2:15 p.m., in the IUC Physics/Admin Bldg, 204, Zahra Khatami, UNB, will present 'Visible Light Emission from Silicon-Based Nanostructures.' “Computer chips are everywhere, cell phones, tablets have revolutionized our world. Silicon has long been established as the material of choice for these chips known...

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UNB Card Office closed for an extended lunch-FR

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Posted: December 4, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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The UNB Card Office located in the SUB (room 106) will be closed on Friday, Dec. 7, from 11:30 a.m. - 2 p.m., to allow our staff to attend a holiday luncheon. To deposit money on your UCard during this time, please visit the UCard PHIL station in the Harriet Irving Library (bills only), go to UCard Online (via the myUNB Portal), or use the UCard App. If you have any questions, please...

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A Taste of L'Acadie-FR

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Posted: December 3, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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Come and enjoy “A Taste of L’Acadie,” the first in a new series of one-day Acadian cooking classes. Join instructor and home cook Nina Savoie-Colwell in this Leisure Learning workshop on Sunday, Dec. 9, from 1-5 p.m. Enjoy a hearty menu of Acadian Savory Fishcakes (salted cod) as an appetizer, followed by a main dish of Poutine Rapee (classic Acadian poutine is a ball of...

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Bank of Montreal Campus Branch Move-FR and SJ

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Posted: December 3, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


As an update to the Branch closure communication sent recently, Treasury Services kindly asks departments to not exchange deposit keys for new ones at this time.  Further direction will be provided at a later date on future night deposit procedures.   Any questions or concerns about the Branch move can be directed to Shauna Woodside at 506-453-4730 or shauna.woodside@unb.ca. Article...

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Finals UNB Fall 2018 Schedule-FR

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Posted: December 3, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Students are encouraged to take a break from studying to enjoy some free activities and food. All students are welcome at all events. Sponsored by the team at UNB Fredericton Student Services. Candy Canes on Campus Monday, Dec. 10, 10 a.m. - Noon; various campus locations Colour Me Calm Tuesday, Dec. 12, 1 - 4 p.m.;...

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Fredericton Campus Skate-Drive-FR

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Posted: December 3, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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Do you have a pair of skates that you’re no longer using? In order to increase accessibility for all students to participate in URec’s Open Skate on Tuesdays and Thursdays, from 12 – 1:15 p.m., at the Aitken Centre, a skate-drive will take place on the Fredericton campus between November 13 and December 6. We are looking to build a skate bank of 12-15 pairs of skates, from...

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ISAO Lunch and Learn -FR

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Posted: December 3, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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Come and join us for our last Lunch and Learn for this semester on Thursday, Dec. 6, from 12 - 1 p.m., SUB 103.  At this session, we will be discussing about "High Context vs Low Context Culture and what it may affect communication." Make sure to bring your packed lunch with you. Looking forward to seeing everyone there. Article Contact Information Contact: Hillary Nguyen Email...

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National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women - December 6-FR and SJ

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Posted: December 3, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Two memorial events will be held in Fredericton and Saint John to mark the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women and to remember the 14 women whose lives were lost during the Montreal Massacre on December 6, 1989.  Speakers at both events will memorialize the victims, talk about current issues relating to gender-based violence, and discuss what can be done to...

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Romantic Partners of Individuals with Chronic Pain Wanted for an Online Survey-FR and SJ

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Posted: December 3, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


Researchers from the Department of Psychology are looking for partners of individuals with chronic pain to complete an anonymous online survey that is expected to take approximately 15 minutes to complete. The purpose of the survey is to validate a new questionnaire that focuses on partners’ adjustment to their spouse’s chronic pain. All partners who complete the survey...

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Second annual New Brunswick Education Research Symposium-FR

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Posted: December 3, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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The UNB Faculty of Education is hosting the second annual Education Research Symposium on April 17, 2019. Researchers from post-secondary institutions in New Brunswick are invited to share their research related to K-12 education with educators from the New Brunswick Department of Education and Early Childhood Development and the four Anglophone school districts. We are inviting four...

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Therapeutic paws on campus-SJ

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Posted: December 3, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News and Notices


The UNB Saint John campus ministry team and the SRC are pleased to announce that the Therapy Paws (dogs and a cat) will be coming to the Saint John campus on Tuesday, Dec. 4, from 12:30 - 3 p.m., in the upstairs lobby of the Ward Chipman building. Article Contact Information Contact: Kayla McAllister Email Address: Kayla.McAllister@unb.ca

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UNBF Safety Newsletter - Winter walking, WHMIS posters and space heaters-FR

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Posted: December 3, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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This newsletter focuses on getting around campus in winter conditions, WHMIS 2015 legislation, posters on campus, space heater requirements, and some general updates on training and waste collection. 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:...

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UNBF Team Launches Video to support Safe Learning Environments in Nursing-FR

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Posted: December 3, 2018 4:00:00 AM AST

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This week, a team of nursing faculty, staff, and experts in student accessibility and human rights from UNBF is launching a video focused on supporting nursing students with a disability during their clinical placements. This video is based on research done with nursing students with a disability from across Canada. It reflects their stories, how having a disability affects clinical learning,...

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