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The 9th Annual Atlantic Education Graduate Student Conference: Entanglements of Learning

Catherine Foster

Posted: June 16, 2020 10:20:00 AM ADT

Category: Student Organizations


The aim of this conference is to showcase current graduate student research in education in the Atlantic region and beyond. This year, the Atlantic Education Graduate Student Conference (AEGSC) is collaborating with The Canadian Counselling and Psychotherapy Association. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this year’s conference will take place online in an asynchronous format. Some conference participants have created digital versions of their presentations, which will be hosted on the AEGSC...

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Final Thesis Defense for Mr. Li Tong

Sylvia Demerson

Posted: February 14, 2020 10:30:00 AM AST

Category: Student Organizations


Mr. Li Tong will present his Final Defense for the MScE Degree on Thursday, Feb. 27 at 10 a.m. in the ADI Studio of Head Hall. "Nanocellulose Application for the Production of Oil and Grease Resistant Paper" Abstract: With more and more demands for green and renewable materials to replace plastics, cellulose paper is back on the central stage as the preferred choice for packaging materials because it is biodegradable/renewable and can be derived from a variety of lignocellulosic resources in...

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Flu Shot Clinic at UNB Fredericton

Monica Longphee

Posted: October 28, 2019 10:37:00 AM ADT

Category: Student Organizations


Influenza virus or “the flu” is a common upper respiratory infection. It often starts with a headache, body aches, chills, and a cough or sore throat. You may also develop a fever, loss of appetite, fatigue, runny nose, and sneezing. The flu can lead to missed time from school or work. It is very contagious, but also preventable. Join third-year nursing students in partnership with the UNB Student Health Center on Wednesday, Oct. 30, from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m., in the SUB cafeteria to...

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Flu Shot Clinic

Monica Longphee

Posted: October 22, 2019 10:15:00 AM ADT

Category: Student Organizations


Influenza virus or “the flu” is a common upper respiratory infection. It often starts with a headache, body aches, chills, and a cough or sore throat. You may also develop a fever, loss of appetite, fatigue, runny nose, and sneezing. The flu can lead to missed time from school or work. It is very contagious, but also preventable. Join third-year nursing students in partnership with the UNB Student Health Center on Thursday, Oct. 24, from 10:30 a.m. - 2  p.m., in Head Hall,...

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Nightmare on Charlotte Street - Renaissance College Haunted House

Brennan Marks

Posted: October 21, 2019 10:19:00 AM ADT

Category: Student Organizations


On Friday, Oct. 25, the Renaissance College Society will be hosting its annual haunted house! The event will take place from 8 - 10 p.m. at Renaissance College (811 Charlotte Street), admission is $5 with half the proceeds being donated to Partners for Youth Fredericton. Come down to Charlotte Street for a good scare to get you in the Halloween spirit!! Category: Student Organizations Article Contact Information Contact: Brennan Marks Email Address: Brennan.Marks@unb.ca

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How is climate change impacting development?

Jana Giles

Posted: September 30, 2019 10:25:00 AM ADT

Category: Student Organizations


Join us on Monday, Oct. 7 to celebrate UNB Sustainability Week! Engineers Without Borders will be hosting a community discussion on the impacts of climate change on local and internatinoal development. All people from all backgrounds are welcome to attend. Whether you are an expert or a curious community member, this will be an engaging event for all! What innovative advancements in engineering and technology have been caused as a response to global climate change? Is carbon sequestering...

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Feminist Lunch Series: Pamela Malins

Alice Armstrong

Posted: September 9, 2019 10:37:00 AM ADT

Category: Student Organizations


Please mark your calendars for the first talk of our Fall 2019 Feminist Lunch Series in UNBF's Faculty of Arts to be given on Tuesday, Sept. 24 at 12:30 p.m. in Tilley Hall, 28 featuring Pamela Malins (Education, UNBF). The talk is titled: “‘Gender & Sexuality in Canadian Kindergarten Curricula.” Intended curriculum provides many educators with a pedagogical foundation, so whose values and identities are represented in these documents? In a critical discourse analysis of...

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Take Back the Night Poster Making

Alice Armstrong

Posted: September 9, 2019 10:36:00 AM ADT

Category: Student Organizations


The University Women's Centre will be hosting a poster making event on Wednesday, Sept. 18, from 6 - 8 p.m., for the Take Back the Night March happening on September 20, 2019. Materials are provided, but feel free to bring your own as well! There will be light snacks and some refreshments. The event will be held in the University Women's Centre, Student Union Building, 129. The Take Back the Night March is organized by Sexual Violence New Brunswick, not the University Women's Centre. This is...

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Faculty and Staff Shinerama Trivia!

UNB Shinerama

Posted: July 17, 2019 10:20:00 AM ADT

Category: Student Organizations


This summer, Student Union's Shinerama has partnered with The Grad House to host Faculty and Staff Trivia every second Friday! We will be testing your knowledge on UNB history, pop culture, geography, and so much more. Come to the Grad House on Friday, July 19 at 12 p.m. for a lunch of fun questions while having a relaxing drink with coworkers. There will be a BBQ with burgers, veggie burgers, hot dogs, freezies, and ice cream sandwiches, and plenty of room for you and your friends.  All...

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CIC-Student Presentations

Ali Corrigan

Posted: June 18, 2019 10:30:00 AM ADT

Category: Student Organizations


Please join Canadian Institute for Cybersecurity Student Presentations on Friday, June 21, from 2:30 - 3:30 p.m., at the NRC Institute for Information Technology, room 119. Category: Student Organizations Article Contact Information Contact: Ali Corrigan Email Address: Ali.Corrigan@unb.ca

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Shinerama Trivia!

Madison Dru Beairsto

Posted: June 18, 2019 10:30:00 AM ADT

Category: Student Organizations


This summer, Student Union's Shinerama has partnered with The Cellar to host trivia every Wednesday night! We will be testing your knowledge on UNB history, pop culture, geography, and so much more. Come to the SUB's rooftop patio above the atrium at 7 p.m. for a night of fun questions while looking over our beautiful city. There will be a BBQ with burgers, veggie burgers, hot dogs, freezies, and ice cream sandwiches, and plenty of room for you and your friends.  All of this is to raise...

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CIC-Student Presentations

Ali Corrigan

Posted: June 11, 2019 10:30:00 AM ADT

Category: Student Organizations


Please join CIC for Student Presentations on Friday, June 14, from 2:30 - 3:30 p.m., at the NRC Institute for Information Technology, room 119. Category: Student Organizations Article Contact Information Contact: Ali Corrigan Email Address: Ali.Corrigan@unb.ca

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CIC-Student Presentations

Ali Corrigan

Posted: June 4, 2019 10:30:00 AM ADT

Category: Student Organizations


Please join CIC for Student Presentations on Friday, June 7, from 2:30 - 3:30 p.m., at the NRC Institute for Information Technology, room 119. Category: Student Organizations Article Contact Information Contact: Ali Corrigan Email Address: Ali.Corrigan@unb.ca

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CIC-Student Presentations

Ali Corrigan

Posted: May 29, 2019 10:30:00 AM ADT

Category: Student Organizations


Please join CIC for Student Presentations every Friday, beginning May 31, at the NRC Institute for Information Technology (46 Dineen Drive). The presentations will take place from 2:30 - 3:30 p.m. in room 119. Category: Student Organizations Article Contact Information Contact: Ali Corrigan Email Address: Ali.Corrigan@unb.ca

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UNB Saint John Chess Club Event

Mila Veljanovska

Posted: February 28, 2019 10:19:00 AM AST

Category: Student Organizations


The UNB Saint John Chess Club is hosting an event on Friday, March 1, from 4:30 - 6 p.m., at Colonel Tucker's in the Thomas J. Condon Student Centre. Everyone is welcome. For additional information, please email unbsjchessclub@gmail.com. We hope to see you there!  Category: Student Organizations Article Contact Information Contact: Mila Veljanovska Email Address: unbsjchessclub@gmail.com

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Exciting Student Project Seeks Community Input

Chedi Mbaga

Posted: February 4, 2019 10:45:00 AM AST

Category: Student Organizations


The UNB Student Consulting Group - an undergraduate student association focused on case study evaluation, project development, and project consulting – is undertaking an exciting community project. This project, dubbed the Fredericton Housing Report: Addressing the Challenges of Today for a Better Tomorrow aims to better understand the housing needs of young professionals in the city of Fredericton. To collect the necessary statistical data, the group needs your input! Its members are...

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First Entrepreneurial Climate Survey results-FR and SJ

myUNB News

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

Category: Student Organizations


It is now almost a month since we launched the first Entrepreneurial Climate Survey (ECS) at UNB. To date, we have learned some interesting details about the students entrepreneurial interests. In particular, it was rather surprising to discover that an important part of respondents wants to tie its future with a cannabis-related business. In fact, it seems to be the top choice so far, followed by some engineering domains. So far the response rate constitutes less than 0.1 per cent of...

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Volunteer training for The 203 Centre for Gender and Sexual Diversity-FR

myUNB News

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

Category: Student Organizations


On Wednesday, Aug. 29, from 11:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. there will be training for people interested in volunteering during Orientation Week and beyond at The 203, UNB's new centre for LGBTQIA2S+ students.  The training will take place in the Group Room of UNB Counselling Services on the 2nd floor of the CC Jones Student Services Centre.  For additional information contact us at the203@unb.ca or visit us on Facebook at The203UNB. Article Contact Information Contact: Rice...

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UNBSJ Community Garden last call-SJ

myUNB News

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

Category: Student Organizations


The UNBSJ Community Garden is inviting everyone to adopt a plot for the 2018 growing season. The garden has plots of all sizes, raised and in-ground, available for students, staff, and faculty to grow their own slice of green happiness. Whether you want to enjoy some fresh, organic veggies or some fragrant flowers that will delight your home (and the bees), this is the last chance for you to adopt an allotment for yourself. Gardeners of all levels and experiences are...

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UNB Student Union Welcome Center-FR

myUNB News

Posted: March 2, 2017 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: Student Organizations


The UNB Student Union Welcome Center will be closed March 6 - 10, and will re-open for regular business on March 13. Article Contact Information Contact: Karen Miner Email Address: kminer@unb.ca

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Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women-FR

myUNB News

Posted: December 1, 2016 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: Student Organizations


The Women in UNBF's Engineering Society will be hosting the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women Ceremony on Tuesday, Dec. 6 at 2:30 p.m. The event will be held in Head Hall, room HC-13 with a reception to follow in Head Hall, room HC-24. This event is held to remember the 14 women who were killed in the Montreal Massacre at Ecole de Polytechnique, to speak on violence against women, and to promote women in STEM fields. Everyone is welcome to attend.  Article...

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Office of the Registrar winter hours-SJ

myUNB News

Posted: September 2, 2016 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Student Organizations


Please be advised as of Sept. 6, the Office of the Registrar will be returning to winter hours and will be open Monday to Friday from 9:00 am until 4:00 pm     Article Contact Information Contact: Treva Colpitts Email Address: trevac@unb.ca

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5th Annual Atlantic Education Graduate Student Conference-FR and SJ

myUNB News

Posted: April 11, 2016 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Student Organizations


The 5th Annual Atlantic Education Graduate Student Conference will be held on Saturday, July 9 at The University of New Brunswick, Faculty of Education, Fredericton at Marshall D'Avray Hall - Registration is free. The aim of the AEGSC is to promote the sharing of research among graduate students, researchers, educators and communities within the field of education. The conference offers graduate researchers and education communities the opportunity to present and discuss varying perspectives...

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UNBF Undergraduate History Society Lunch Lecture-FR

myUNB News

Posted: October 29, 2015 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Student Organizations


The debut of the exciting 2015-2016 Lunch Lecture season will takeplace Tuesday, Nov. 3 at 12:30 p.m. in The Windsor Room (T123).  Grab your lunch and come on out to see the fantastic work of UNB’s historians.  "Loyal Gunners: A Small Project on New Brunswick in the Great War with International Implications!" will be presented by Dr. Lee Windsor. “Canada’s Great War history and collective memory is dominated by the Battle for Vimy Ridge in April 1917. But much about the Canadian Western Front...

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Right to Play Capture the Flag-FR

myUNB News

Posted: October 9, 2015 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Student Organizations


Right To Play is hosting its 2nd annual Largest Capture the Flag Game! We are hoping to get more than 262 people this year, which was our final number last year! If you like to play, have fun, and attend one of the biggest events on campus of the year, please join us at the BMO Soccer Field at 4:15 p.m. for registration and 5:00 p.m. for game start on Saturday, Oct. 24. Everyone is welcome, bring your friends and family! Donations are appreciated but not mandatory! If you have questions, do...

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UNBSU Get Out The Vote Campaign-FR

myUNB News

Posted: October 8, 2015 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Student Organizations


With Election Day fast approaching, the UNBSU is asking students to get involved with the Get Out The Vote (GOTV) campaign on campus! GOTV is a nation-wide campaign organized by the Canadian Alliance of Student Associations, and encourages post-secondary students to become engaged in the democratic process. You can pledge your support for our campaign by visiting www.unbsu.getoutthevote.ca, or simply texting "YES" to 1-506-802-8642.  PS. Don't forget to vote on October 19th! Article Contact...

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Call for Volunteers for the Graduate Student Welcome Wagon-FR

myUNB News

Posted: August 27, 2015 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Student Organizations


Remember being new to Fredericton and/or UNB? Would you like to contribute to easing the transition for incoming students, but are not sure how? How about helping out your fellow graduate students who are joining UNB this fall? Hop on the Graduate Student Welcome Wagon for Friday, Sept. 18, from 9:30 - 11:30 a.m. and 1:00 - 3:00 p.m., in Carleton Hall, Room C304.  We are looking for volunteers to help with a donations fair for incoming graduate students (both Canadian and international) here...

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Diabetes Mellitus and Muscle Strength Study-FR

myUNB News

Posted: May 13, 2015 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Student Organizations


A Diabetes Mellitus and Muscle Strength Study requires male and female participants (40 - 65 years of age). Diabetes mellitus (DM) is a disease characterized by the inability of the body to either produce insulin or properly utilize available insulin. Individuals diagnosed with diabetes are exposed to the development of secondary complications including distal symmetric polyneuropathy or diabetic neuropathy which can lead to reduced muscle strength. The reduction of muscle strength can also...

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ALPS Coordinator Lori Redmond opening private practice-FR

myUNB News

Posted: April 28, 2015 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Student Organizations


The Adult Learners Part-time Students wishe to announce the resignation of the coordinator Lori Redmond. Lori has acted as the coordinator for ALPS for 10 years, and in that time the organization has benefited from a quality of service unparalleled. Lori has tendered her letter of resignation in order to pursue a blossoming private practice. Please join us at ALPS in wishing Lori the best of luck in her new adventure! If you would like to send a personal message conveying your well-wishes,...

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ALPS Adult Learners Part-time Students Elections-FR

myUNB News

Posted: April 10, 2015 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Student Organizations


It's almost election time!  We are looking for enthusiastic part-time students and/or full-time students 25 and over to serve on our Executive Board. Positions include President, VP Finance, VP Promotions and Senator. A small honoraria is awarded. Make your voice heard! Election will be held on April 16. Nomination forms are available in the ALPS office at 322-1A Marshall D'Avray Hall. Forms are also available on our bulletin board just outside the office. For more information please call...

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Open Meeting - UNB Faculty of Arts Student Society-FR

myUNB News

Posted: March 24, 2015 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Student Organizations


Are you interested in helping to form a student society for the Faculty of Arts? If yes, then join us for an open discussion meeting and free pizza on Wednesday, March 25, from 12:30 p.m. - 2 p.m., in Tilley 309. Check out the facebook event here. For more information contact Tabatha Armstrong t.armstrong@unb.ca Article Contact Information Contact: Tabatha Armstrong Email Address: l1552@unb.ca

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AFROFUSION -Come and celebrate with the African Caribbean Society UNBSJ-FR and SJ

myUNB News

Posted: March 3, 2015 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: Student Organizations


The African Caribbean Society at UNBSJ will present its annual celebration, AFROFUSION on Saturday, March 7 at the Imperial Theatre. Join us for a pre-show reception at 6 p.m. where an assortment of Caribbean inspired hors d'oeuvres will be served and red carpet-style photos will be taken before the show commences at 7 p.m.  This year, we are excited to bring you a unique variation of our previous events. As always, this event aims at showcasing the richness embedded in the African and...

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LBR Charity Coffee House-FR

myUNB News

Posted: March 2, 2015 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: Student Organizations


Lady Beaverbrook Residence will be holding a coffee house to raise money for its house charity, Capital Region Mental Health & Addictions Association. The coffee house will be on Saturday, March 21, from 7:00-9:00 p.m., in the President's room at the Alumni Memorial Building. $2 minimum admission. We need performers! If you have any kind of talent, whether it be music, acting, poetry or anything else please e-mail lbr.charity1@gmail.com by Tuesday, March 17. In the e-mail, please include if...

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AFROFUSION -Come and celebrate with the African Caribbean Society UNBSJ-FR and SJ

myUNB News

Posted: February 27, 2015 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: Student Organizations


The African Caribbean Society at UNBSJ will present its annual celebration, AFROFUSION on Saturday, March 7 at the Imperial Theatre. Join us for a pre-show reception at 6 p.m. where an assortment of Caribbean inspired hors d'oeuvres will be served and red carpet-style photos will be taken before the show commences at 7 p.m.  This year, we are excited to bring you a unique variation of our previous events. As always, this event aims at showcasing the richness embedded in the African and...

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Out with the Old In with the New A Compassionate Farewell to Fossil Fuels-FR

myUNB News

Posted: February 11, 2015 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: Student Organizations


Come celebrate Global Divestment Day at the University of New Brunswick!     Join us Thursday, Feb. 12, from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at Tilley Hall Rm. 102 for an evening focused on confronting the terrifying reality and inspirational solutions to our planet’s climate crisis. The event will be a double feature. First we will be screening 350.org’s film ‘Do the Math’ about the growing global Divestment movement that is working to make fossil fuels history and renewables the future.  We will then be...

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Come celebrate Global Divestment Day at the University of New Brunswick -FR

myUNB News

Posted: February 3, 2015 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: Student Organizations


“Out with the Old and In with the New: A Compassionate Farewell to Fossil Fuels” Join us Thursday, Feb. 12, from 7-8:30 p.m. at Tilley Hall, Room 102 for an evening focused on confronting the terrifying reality and inspirational solutions to our planet’s climate crisis. The event will be a double feature. First we will be screening 350.org’s film ‘Do the Math’ about the growing global Divestment movement that is working to make fossil fuels history and renewables the future.  We will then be...

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Playing By the Rules State Non-State Actors And Compliance with IHL-FR

myUNB News

Posted: February 3, 2015 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: Student Organizations


Mark your calendars, the 9th annual International Humanitarian Law (IHL) Conference at the University of New Brunswick (UNB) is Friday, Feb. 6, from 12:30 to 4:45 p.m.  Titled Playing By The Rules: State & Non-State Actors and Compliance with IHL, the event is free, open to all, and attendees do not require any background in the law or the topics to...

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Grad Class Fair -SJ

myUNB News

Posted: January 23, 2015 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: Student Organizations


UNBSJ will be hosting a Grad Class Fair in the Ward Chipman Library Foyer (above Tim Horton's) on Feb. 12, from 2-4 p.m. Prizes to be won and refreshments will be provided.  This will be a "one-stop shop" for all graduation information, services and products. You will be provided with information on: Applying for Graduation Grad Rings UNB Associated Alumni Grad Photos Loan Repayments Upcoming Grad Events Don't forget to like our 2015 Grad Class Facebook page for important reminders and...

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ALPS Holiday Hours-FR

myUNB News

Posted: December 8, 2014 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: Student Organizations


Adult Learner, Part-Time Student (ALPS) Organization A friendly reminder that the ALPS Office at 322-1A Marshall d'Avray will be closed between Dec. 22, 2014 to Jan. 7, 2015 for the holiday season. We can be reached at alps@unb.ca or 453-3596 Happy Holidays! Article Contact Information Contact: Emma Cunningham Email Address: alps@unb.ca

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UNBSU De-stress Fest-FR

myUNB News

Posted: November 21, 2014 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: Student Organizations


Monday, Nov. 24 Brew & A Your SU Exec will be around campus giving out free coffee and chatting with students! Standing Ovation: Rockin the stage & Overcoming Academic Anxiety Workshop – 2:30-4 p.m. SUB room 103 (brought to you by the UNB Wellness Committee) Tuesday, Nov. 25 Holiday Bazaar from noon to 6 p.m.  Bubble wrap giveaway: members of the UNBSU mental health committee will be giving out bits of bubble wrap to help students pop the stress away! Wednesday, Nov. 26 Disney Trivia, 8 p.m....

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Salsa Social Night - Friday November 21st-FR

myUNB News

Posted: November 20, 2014 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: Student Organizations


UNB International Student Association is organizing something special for you. Come to the SUB Ballroom on Friday, Nov. 21 to learn the popular Latin American style of dance... Salsa, and other exciting activities!!! We've got an awesome instructor Luis Rizo la Rosa coming in to teach some moves. Snacks and drinks will be provided and you do not need to bring a dance partner to this event.  Tickets will be available at the door. We're also selling them at Head Hall Lobby, and Tilley Hall...

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UNBSU Dog Therapy Room-FR

myUNB News

Posted: November 20, 2014 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: Student Organizations


Monday & Tuesday, Dec. 1 & 2 Dog Therapy Room from 6:30 p.m. - 8 p.m. in the SUB Ballroom. Take a break, drop by, and pet some doggies! Article Contact Information Contact: Lee Thomas Email Address: internal@unbsu.ca

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Waste Awareness Week 2014 is November 24-29-SJ

myUNB News

Posted: November 20, 2014 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: Student Organizations


From November 24 - 29, the UNB Green Society is holding its annual Waste Awareness Week in an effort to reduce UNBSJ’s contribution to the landfill, and make our campus more environmentally friendly.  Please take a moment to read and share this important message with other members of our campus community. Of all the waste currently put in the dumpsters (and sent to the landfill) at UNBSJ the Green Society found that 17-20% of all waste from our campus is plastics (not including refundable...

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The Galileo Project Music of the Spheres-FR

myUNB News

Posted: November 7, 2014 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: Student Organizations


An upcoming event in the Fredericton Playhouse's Spotlight Series is a concert by the Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra called "The Galileo Project: Music of the Spheres". The Playhouse is working with the local group of the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada to put on some additional, astronomy related, events prior to the Nov. 27 concert. On Nov. 20 from 8 to 9 p.m. (with a rain date of Nov.24), we're hosting an event on campus that will include a tour of the William Brydone Jack Observatory...

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40th Annual Coaster Derby-FR

myUNB News

Posted: October 15, 2014 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Student Organizations


The Student Society for Mechanical Engineering will once again be hosting the 40th Annual Coaster Derby on Saturday, October 18! This Coaster Derby will be taking place along Mackay Drive from the South Gym all the way down to the Currie Center.  Come check out the action! However, for the safety of the competitors and your vehicles, we would like to ask you to remove your vehicles from the parking lot next to MacKenzie residence by the afternoon of Friday, Oct. 17.  The parking spaces along...

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UNB-F Mental Health Awareness Week-FR

myUNB News

Posted: October 3, 2014 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Student Organizations


The UNB Student Union is proud to present its first Mental Health Awareness Week! Mental health issues disproportionately affect university-aged people, and the UNBSU is proud to start an initiative aimed at reducing stigma, raising awareness, and getting people the help that they need. The event schedule for the week is as follows, and all events are FREE to attend.   Monday, October 6:  Lunch and Learn: Safe Spaces, 12-1 p.m., SUB 103 Schizophrenia Awareness Night, 7 p.m., Dr. Everett...

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SSME Coaster Derby-FR

myUNB News

Posted: September 29, 2014 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Student Organizations


The Student Society for Mechanical Engineering will once again be hosting the 40th Annual Coaster Derby on Saturday, October 18! This Coaster Derby will be taking place along Mackay Drive from the South Gym all the way down to the Currie Center.  Come check out the action!  However, for the safety of the competitors and your vehicles, we would like to ask you to remove your vehicles from the parking lot next to MacKenzie residence by the afternoon of Friday, October 17.  The parking spaces...

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Final Shinerama Trivia-FR

myUNB News

Posted: August 19, 2014 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Student Organizations


We have had an amazing summer raising money while having fun at trivia but with summer coming to an end so is summer trivia. Come out at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, August 20, to the Cellar for our last round of trivia where we try and make the $2100 into $2500 raised for cystic fibrosis research and care.  https://www.facebook.com/events/688915394530110/ Article Contact Information Contact: Hailey Allison Rendell Email Address: suorientation@unb.ca

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UNB International Student Association-FR

myUNB News

Posted: August 18, 2014 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Student Organizations


Are you an international student? Are you friends with anybody who is one?  If you said YES to either of these questions, or would like to change that NO for the second question into a YES!, then UNB International Student Association is the answer for you.  UNB International Student Association is here to offer support and promote the roles of international students in UNB Fredericton community. With exciting events and programs, we are aiming to enhance our students university experience...

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Shinerama Trivia-FR

myUNB News

Posted: August 5, 2014 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Student Organizations


On Wednesday, July 6, at 7 p.m. UNBSU Shinerama will be hosting Trivia in the Cellar with all proceeds going towards UNB’s Shinerama campaign in support of cystic fibrosis research and care. Bring along a team 4-6 players for a fun night with some great prizes for the winners! Make sure to bring a donation along with money for the BBQ! Article Contact Information Contact: Hailey Allison Rendell Email Address: suorientation@unb.ca

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Shinerama Trivia-FR

myUNB News

Posted: July 29, 2014 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Student Organizations


Trivia time! On Wednesday, July 30 at 7 p.m. UNBSU Shinerama will be hosting Trivia in the Cellar with all proceeds going towards UNB’s Shinerama campaign in support of cystic fibrosis research and care. Bring along a team 4-6 players for a fun night with some great prizes for the winners! Make sure to bring a donation along with money for the BBQ! Article Contact Information Contact: Hailey Allison Rendell Email Address: suorientation@unb.ca

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Shinerama Trivia-FR

myUNB News

Posted: July 22, 2014 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Student Organizations


Trivia time! On Wednesday, July 22, at 7 p.m. UNBSU Shinerama will be hosting Trivia in the Cellar with all proceeds going towards UNB’s Shinerama campaign in support of cystic fibrosis research and care. Bring along a team 4-6 players for a fun night with some great prizes for the winners! Make sure to bring a donation along with money for the BBQ! Article Contact Information Contact: Hailey Allison Rendell Email Address: suorientation@unb.ca

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Shinerama Softball Tournament-FR

myUNB News

Posted: July 18, 2014 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Student Organizations


UNBSU Shinerama is hosting a Softball Tournament on July 26 as a fundraiser. Registration is $300 per team deadline to register is Wednesday, July 23. Please email Hailey at suorientation@unb.ca to register or with any questions or find us on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/events/1434006013543982/ Article Contact Information Contact: Hailey Allison Rendell Email Address: suorientation@unb.ca

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Shinerama Trivia-FR

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Posted: July 8, 2014 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Student Organizations


Trivia time! On Wednesday July 9th at 7pm UNBSU Shinerama will be hosting Trivia in the Cellar with all proceeds going towards UNB’s Shinerama campaign in support of cystic fibrosis research and care. Bring along a team 4-6 players for a fun night with some great prizes for the winners! Make sure to bring a donation along with money for the BBQ which is perfect for everyone still without power! See you there! Article Contact InformationContact: Hailey Allison RendellEmail Address:...

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Looking for Summer Mentors for the Backyard Book Club-SJ

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Posted: June 17, 2014 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Student Organizations


The Promise Partnership at UNB Saint John is now recruiting student mentors for the Backyard Book Club (BYBC). The book club is a summer literacy initiative designed to combat summer reading loss in elementary school students. The BYBC meets every Wednesday from June 25 - Aug 13, from 6 pm-7 pm, at Hazen White St. Francis School (moments from campus.) Mentors engage students from grades K-5 through a variety of hands on interactive literacy centres. Our goal is 40 mentors! If you are looking...

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Shinerama Trivia-FR

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Posted: June 17, 2014 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Student Organizations


Trivia time! On the Cellar Patio, off to the side of the SUB on Wednesday, June 18, at 7 p.m., UNBSU Shinerama will be hosting Trivia with all proceeds going towards UNB’s Shinerama campaign in support of cystic fibrosis research. Bring along a team 4-6 players for a fun night with some great prizes for the winners! There will be a BBQ and we are asking for donations to help go towards this great cause! If you have any questions email suorientation@unb.ca. Hope to see you there! Article...

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Looking for Summer Mentors for the Backyard Book Club-SJ

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Posted: June 12, 2014 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Student Organizations


The Promise Partnership at UNB Saint John is now recruiting student mentors for the Backyard Book Club (BYBC). The book club is a summer literacy initiative designed to combat summer reading loss in elementary school students. The BYBC meets every Wednesday from June 25 - Aug 13, from 6 pm-7 pm, at Hazen White St. Francis School (moments from campus.) Mentors engage students from grades K-5 through a variety of hands on interactive literacy centres. Our goal is 40 mentors! If you are looking...

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James McManus brings home Bronze in Canada s Judo Championships-FR

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Posted: May 30, 2014 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Student Organizations


Did you know local ITS Client Support Analyst James McManus is also a Judo Legend? James is a member of the UNB/Fredericton Judo Club. With six national medals under his belt, James is one of Canada's best. His next competition is in the Elite 8 Tournament where only the top 8 for each category in Canada are invited to compete. Currently competing in Senior's 100+kg category, James has plans to move up to Master's category next year. Learn more about James McManus and his success...

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ALPS Office Move-FR

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Posted: March 27, 2014 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Student Organizations


The Adult Learners, Part Time Student organization (ALPS) is moving to a new location. New Location: Room 322 of Marshall d'Avary Hall Moving on: April 1, 2014 We look forward to serving you in our new location. Please feel free to stop by and see the new office/lab space when we reopen on April 7, 2014.   Article Contact Information Contact: Lori Redmond Email Address: Lori.Redmond@unb.ca

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The 2nd annual Make Your Mark event-SJ

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Posted: March 25, 2014 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Student Organizations


Interested in Medicine? Law? General Sciences?
Do you like TED TALKS? The SASE society, in collaboration with the Golden Key Society, will be hosting its 2nd annual Make Your Mark (M.UR.M) event on Thursday, February 27, from 6-8 p.m., in the Whitebone Lounge. Light refreshments will be served. The idea behind this event is to engage faculty members, students and alumni to redefine what it means to be human, and to offer a venue where great ideas are shared. The event has a TedTalk format so...

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UNBF Red n Black Revue Performer Search-FR

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Posted: March 4, 2014 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: Student Organizations


Attention all talented UNB Fredericton Students, Staff, Faculty, & Alumni performers! The 66th Annual Red 'n' Black Revue will be taking place on Sunday, March 23, at 7:00PM at the UNBF Student Union Building Ballroom. We are still looking for a few more performers of various abilities and talents (i.e., dancing, singing, comedy, etc.). If you are interested in performing in this year's event please contact one of the Red 'n' Black Revue Coordinators - Natasha Dhayagude e17eq@unb.ca or Shane...

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Swingin to Spring with UNB STU Swing Dance Club and the Alex Bailey Swing Band-FR and SJ

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Posted: February 24, 2014 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: Student Organizations


The UNB/STU Swing Dance Club is inviting community members, music lovers, and dance aficionados to the first Swingin’ to Spring, a ‘40s themed swing dance party with live music by the Alex Bailey Swing Band, to be held on Saturday, March 29 at the Charlotte Street Arts Centre in Fredericton. The UNB/STU Swing Dance Club will provide an introductory swing dance lesson before the musical entertainment. No experience or partner is necessary for the lesson or event. Between musical sets, let...

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Safe Spaces launches Gender-Neutral Washroom Directory-FR

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Posted: January 21, 2014 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: Student Organizations


The UNB Safe Spaces Project under the Student Affairs and Services umbrella has launched an online directory of current Gender-Neutral Washrooms located throughout the UNB Fredericton campus. Shane Gunter, 2013-2014 Safe Spaces Coordinator, and Lee Thomas, UNBSU LGBT Rep., have compiled a directory that lists the washrooms that are gender-neutral in the academic buildings on campus. This is a part of their overall initiative to create a more inclusive and accepting environment for all UNB...

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Winter Swing Dance Classes-FR

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Posted: January 17, 2014 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: Student Organizations


Hello Hepcats, Swing class will be starting Monday, Jan 20 & 27 (first two weeks are the same class to allow newcomers in the 2nd week) in Marshall d'Avray Hall room 334-1. From Feb 3 on, we will be in the Student Union Building SUB Ballroom. Beginner class 6:30-7:30 Social dancing 7:30-8:00 Intermediate 8:00-9:00 There will also be a 3rd class this term: Intermediate + on Tuesdays, the time and date are TBD. This class will be invite-only for the experienced swing dancer. Please send us a...

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UNBSU First Aid Team -FR

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Posted: October 31, 2013 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Student Organizations


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UNB Fresh Food Box Program-FR

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Posted: October 30, 2013 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Student Organizations


The fresh food box program is a once-a-month delivery of fresh produce for a great price. Each month you can expect to get $30-$40 worth of food for only $15! There is an annual membership fee of $10 to ensure the program continues and members are encouraged to donate extra for those who can not afford the program. Bags will usually include potatoes, onions, carrots and apples as well as any fruits or vegetables that are in season. Anyone interested in knowing more about the fresh food box...

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Show your UNB pride Help your UNB Duke of Edinburgh society-FR and SJ

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Posted: October 11, 2013 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Student Organizations


HEY UNB We need your help! The UNB Duke of Edinburgh's Award Society has submitted a video to the DOE - Canada video contest, we could win up to $2,500 to go to our community, thing is we need people to: 1. LIKE the DOE Canada Facebook Page https://www.facebook.com/dukeofedcanada AND 2. VOTE for our video (Megan- Fredericton http://bit.ly/16lcHfl ). We are the ONLY submission from New Brunswick - so help us out! You can vote EVERY 24 HOURS. If you guys could help us out it...

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Fun Fundraising - Volunteers ASAP-SJ

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Posted: October 9, 2013 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Student Organizations


The UNB Aids/HIV Initiative, Masks for Butterflies, is fundraising for the SHARP Foundation; This organization provides housing, care and support to individuals living with AIDS/HIV. Check out this beautiful work: http://www.thesharpfoundation.com During the week of Oct. 21st to 26th, we will be having baking sale on campus, liquor store stop, uptown traffic juggling, etc. Please, if you are interested to volunteer one hour of your week for this beautiful cause, meet new people and have some...

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Help out your UNB Duke of Edinburgh Society-FR and SJ

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Posted: October 4, 2013 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Student Organizations


UNB! We need your help! The UNB Duke of Edinburgh's Award Society has submitted a video to the DOE - Canada video contest, we could win up to $2,500 to go to our community, but to do so there are a few things you need to do! 1. LIKE the DOE Canada Facebook Page https://www.facebook.com/dukeofedcanada AND 2. VOTE for our video (Megan- Fredericton http://bit.ly/16lcHfl ). We are the ONLY submission from New Brunswick - so help us out! You can vote EVERY 24 HOURS. If you guys could help us...

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