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Invitation to participate in UNB Diversity Dialogues - January 25-FR and SJ

UNB Communications

Posted: Jan 24, 2022

Category: News and Notices


At the University of New Brunswick, we are steadfast in our ambition and commitment to foster a culture of awareness, understanding and inclusion.  We have committed to Truth and Reconciliation and Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI) in our Truth and Reconciliation Action Plan and strategic vision, UNB Toward 2030. A key part of...

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Child participants and their parents needed for Graduate Student training activity-FR and SJ

Scott Ronis

Posted: Jan 24, 2022

Category: News and Notices


Children/youths (ages five to 16) and their parents are needed to participate in interviews with graduate students in clinical psychology who are learning to work with young people. Sessions require one to two hours, and will take place either virtually over Microsoft Teams or in person at the University of New Brunswick. Participants will receive gift certificates for their time. For more...

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

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: Jan 21, 2022

Category: News and Notices


Do you have questions about UNB's Certificate in Management Essentials (CME)? Join us on Friday, Jan. 28 for a FREE information session to learn more about this fully online, self-paced training course designed to help people develop management skills. The one-hour session starts at 1 p.m. Atlantic (12 p.m. Eastern) and concludes with a Q&A period. Sign up now and save! When you sign up for an...

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UNB Sustainability invites you to a free Energy Efficiency Webinar -FR and SJ

Brad Nason

Posted: Jan 21, 2022

Category: News and Notices


Would you like to learn of ways to improve energy efficiency in your home, save money and live better? UNB Sustainability would like to invite everyone to attend a free webinar hosted by the Conservation Council of New Brunswick on Wednesday, Jan. 26, from 1 - 2 p.m. The 'Improving energy efficiency and living conditions for low-income New Brunswickers' Webinar will host a discussion...

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RBC FutureNB celebrates EngagedUNB program-FR and SJ

Lee Whelan

Posted: Jan 21, 2022

Category: News and Notices


RBC and FutureNB are celebrating the success of UNB's summer internship program EngagedUNB. This summer, the University of New Brunswick launched the EngagedUNB Summer Internship Program campus wide, matching 41 equity-deserving students with 31 community-oriented organizations and businesses cross the province. Students applied skills learned in the classroom to projects ranging from website...

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An invitation to participate in UNB Diversity Dialogues-FR and SJ

UNB Communications

Posted: Jan 20, 2022

Category: News and Notices


At the University of New Brunswick, we are steadfast in our ambition and commitment to foster a culture of awareness, understanding and inclusion.  We have committed to Truth and Reconciliation and Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI) in our Truth and Reconciliation Action Plan and strategic vision, UNB Toward 2030. A key part of...

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UNB Saint John Graduating Student Leader Awards-SJ

UNB Alumni

Posted: Jan 20, 2022

Category: News and Notices


The UNB Alumni Office is now accepting nominations for the UNB Saint John Graduating Student Leadership Awards. These awards recognize students who have made outstanding voluntary extracurricular contributions to their academic program/department, or to UNB Saint John as a whole. The deadline to submit a nomination is March 1, 2022 at 11:59 p.m. (AST). Students who are graduating in spring or...

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The McCain Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowship in Innovation 2022 Call for Nominations-FR and SJ

Elizabeth Harrison

Posted: Jan 20, 2022

Category: News and Notices


There is a current need for recent PhD graduates to possess both skills and experience in academia and industry/innovation.  To address this need and to help bridge the gap between academia and industry, The McCain Foundation has graciously agreed to sponsor the McCain Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowship in Innovation.  Those who are selected to become McCain Fellows will enjoy the...

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Learn about UNB's spring and summer business and product accelerator programs-FR and SJ

J Herbert Smith Centre

Posted: Jan 20, 2022

Category: News and Notices


Join us for an information session with the J Herbert Smith Centre's Managing Director of Accelerators, Joe Allen, to hear how you can start, launch, and grow your business idea through The Summer Institute and Energia Ventures - whether you're a local small business owner or a tech startup founder, there's a program to support you on your journey. Get funding for living costs and...

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Program prepares international students for the Canadian workforce-FR and SJ

UNB Alumni

Posted: Jan 20, 2022

Category: News and Notices


For a second year, UNB has partnered with the Saint John Newcomers Centre to deliver the Skill Up for Success training program. The program, developed by UNBers Mohamed Bagha (BAMHT'05, MIDST'13), the Saint John Newcomers Centre managing director; Rob Moir, UNB Saint John faculty of business associate dean; and Samah El Maghlawy (MBA'15), a faculty of business instructor at UNB Saint John and...

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Learn about UNB's award-winning OHS programs on January 26-FR and SJ

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: Jan 19, 2022

Category: News and Notices


Register today for the upcoming online information sessions about UNB's Occupational Health & Safety Certificate and Diploma programs. Each session includes a program overview, a Q&A period and more. Sign up today! Certificate in Occupational Health & Safety (COHS) 5:30 p.m. Atlantic / 4:30 p.m. Eastern Register for COHS information session  Diploma in Occupational Health & Safety (DOHS) 7...

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M365 Weekly Highlights: Remove background noise during MS Teams meetings-FR and SJ

IT Service Desk

Posted: Jan 19, 2022

Category: News and Notices


M365 highlight of the week: Did you know you can easily remove unwanted background noise during a Teams meeting? MS Teams allows you to automatically filter how much background noise your attendees hear during a call or a meeting.  Dog barking in the background?  No problem! Filter out the sound using the noise suppression setting in Teams. To manage background noise in Teams: From...

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An Introduction to Knowledge Transfer-FR and SJ

Abbey Fletcher

Posted: Jan 19, 2022

Category: News and Notices


Knowledge Transfer (KT) is a process that helps facilitate moving research (what we know) into action (what we do). It involves processes and strategies that ensure knowledge is understandable, accessible, and can benefit a range of audiences. This involves dissemination (sharing research evidence) and can sometimes involve implementation (application of research evidence). One important skill...

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Intro to Statistics - Describing Data-FR and SJ

Abbey Fletcher

Posted: Jan 19, 2022

Category: News and Notices


Statistics provides a set of tools that can be used to gain insight and answer practical questions using data, which always begins with describing data. This two-part course (i) focuses on developing an understanding of the basic tools used to explore and describe data, and (ii) provides an overview of methods to generate and present summary statistics. The course includes a comprehensive...

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COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic - Saint John campus-SJ

Sheri Lee Cassidy

Posted: Jan 18, 2022

Category: News and Notices


UNB Saint John, in partnership with the UNB Student Health Centre Saint John and Jean Coutu Pharmacy, will hold a COVID-19 Vaccination clinic on Friday, Jan. 28, from 1 - 3 p.m., in the Ward Chipman Library Building, Rooms 38-40.  There is no cost to get the COVID-19 vaccine. Book an appointment . To book your vaccination appointment, please email: Behealthy@unb.ca with the following...

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UNB to host events promoting mental health leading up to Bell Let’s Talk Day-FR and SJ

Sarah Albert-Belanger

Posted: Jan 18, 2022

Category: News and Notices


On Wednesday, Jan. 26, UNB will join millions of Canadians in recognizing the importance of talking about mental health as part of this year's Bell Let's Talk Day. Student Services and Counselling Services have organized events for students, faculty and staff to come together virtually leading up to Bell Let's Talk Day.  Check out the schedule of events below: Virtual Coffee...

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Download the new #ProudlyUNB LinkedIn banners-FR and SJ

UNB Alumni

Posted: Jan 18, 2022

Category: News and Notices


Share your UNB pride with your professional network with these #ProudlyUNB LinkedIn banners. Choose from UNB Fredericton, UNB Saint John or bi-campus banners. Download a banner from this webpage. Category: News and Notices Article Contact Information Contact: UNB Alumni Email Address: alumni@unb.ca

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QUEST: Qualitative Health Research Group -FR and SJ

Krystal Binns

Posted: Jan 18, 2022

Category: News and Notices


The next meeting of QUEST will be held virtually on Wednesday, Jan. 19, from 3 - 4 p.m.  Dr. Erin Fredericks (Associate Professor, Department of Sociology, St.Thomas University) will lead a critical discussion about the role of qualitative researchers in creating knowledge about marginalized communities. Drawing on her health promotion research with queer, trans and non-binary youth,...

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Canada Summer Jobs Now Accepting Applications - Deadline is January 21-FR

Hilary Marks

Posted: Jan 18, 2022

Category: Employment News


Canada Summer Jobs is an initiative of the Youth Employment and Skills Strategy, which aims to provide flexible and holistic services to help all young Canadians develop the skills and gain paid work experience to successfully transition into the labour market.  The program provides wage subsidies to employers from not-for-profit organizations, the public-sector, and private sector...

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