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Call to action: How to effectively support others while honouring their chosen name and gender identity-FR and SJ

UNB Communications

Posted: Sep 23, 2021

Category: News and Notices


The University of New Brunswick recently announced that its chosen name and gender identity form is now live.  This form is designed to support all members of the UNB community, regardless of their gender expressions or identities. Given that members of our community will now have the ability to indicate their gender identity and use a first or middle name at UNB without having...

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Faculty of Education Works in Progress Sessions-FR and SJ

Catherine Foster

Posted: Sep 23, 2021

Category: News and Notices


Works in Progress Sessions (WIPS) are informal presentations given by Education graduate students, faculty and staff on their ideas and research. Each session has one 15-minute presentation followed by a discussion. Location via Zoom. These sessions will not be recorded. If you would like to attend, please email Jen Rowett, JEN.ROWETT@UNB.CA for the Zoom link and passcode. Join us on...

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CCAA names 24 Saint John Seawolves as National Scholars-SJ

UNB Communications

Posted: Sep 23, 2021

Category: News and Notices


The Canadian Collegiate Athletic Association (CCAA) has announced the National Scholar Award winners for 2020-21, with 24 student athletes from UNB's Saint John campus making the grade despite a challenging academic year. "This is the largest number of National Scholars we've had in the Seawolves program," says David Munro, athletics director at UNB Saint John. "Our student athletes are highly...

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Fire Extinguisher Training-FR

Kim Perry

Posted: Sep 23, 2021

Category: News and Notices


Fire extinguisher training will take place the afternoon of Wednesday, Oct. 6.  If you wish to register, contact EHS at  safety@unb.ca Category: News and Notices Article Contact Information Contact: Kim Perry Email Address: kperry@unb.ca

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Lunch & Learn: Knowledge Transfer-FR and SJ

Abbey Fletcher

Posted: Sep 23, 2021

Category: News and Notices


It takes on average 17 years for research to be translated into action (i.e., policy or practice). In this session, April English will dive into how researchers can help bridge that 17-year gap through Knowledge Transfer (KT) - the process involved in moving research (what we know) into action (what we do). Traditionally, KT involved sharing results through research papers - but KT is so much...

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The Art and Science of Program Evaluation-FR and SJ

Abbey Fletcher

Posted: Sep 23, 2021

Category: News and Notices


Program Evaluation is broadly defined as a type of applied research that involves the systematic collection of characteristics and outcomes of a program or policy to measure intended and unintended effects and make improvements. Program evaluators use a toolbox of rigorous methods to generate evidence to determine whether or not a policy or program is effective and operating as intended. These...

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Build your own degree at UNB! Bachelor of Integrated Studies Information Session-FR and SJ

Shawna Kirkbride

Posted: Sep 23, 2021

Category: News and Notices


A degree that's what you need it to be. UNB's Bachelor of Integrated Studies (BIS) is an academic degree program you can customize to achieve your educational, professional, and personal goals! Join us on Wednesday, Oct. 6 for a FREE information session to learn how this unique degree completion program can give you what you really need out of your education. The one-hour session starts at 2...

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Michelin Canada is hiring-FR and SJ

Catherine Wilson

Posted: Sep 23, 2021

Category: Employment News


Michelin Canada is recruiting graduating students for full-time new grad positions!  Not yet graduating?  Find out more about what a career with Michelin can look like and make connections! Attend the virtual employer information session on Tuesday, Sept. 28, from 7 – 8 p.m. Are you interested in launching your career in project engineering and design?  Quality? ...

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Job opportunity in French at UNB-FR

Natalie Fournier

Posted: Sep 23, 2021

Category: Employment News


Francais à suivre. Are you French or know of someone who can speak, read and write in French? Would you like to be a Teaching Assistant? This is an opportunity to work with the Department of French and help students in the French language. Please see the following job opportunity by clicking HERE. Vous parlez bien français et vous aimeriez aider d'autres étudiants à...

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Sign up for UNBSafe text alerts-FR and SJ

UNB Communications

Posted: Sep 22, 2021

Category: News and Notices


In addition to email and app notifications, UNBSafe can also notify you by text in urgent situations. If you haven't already, sign up for text alerts on the UNB Security website. You can subscribe to alerts from the Fredericton campus, Saint John campus and/or the Moncton site. Your 10-digit number will need to be entered for each alert group that you wish to be in. Text alerts are...

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Every Child Matters: Guiding Our Children Home - Call from MWC for Tributes from the UNB Community-FR

Felicia Mae Grant

Posted: Sep 22, 2021

Category: News and Notices


The day of Thursday, Sept. 30 is both Orange Shirt Day and the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation. The University of New Brunswick will be closed on this day to honour survivors of residential schools, their families and their communities. In the days and weeks leading up to this day, the Mi'kmaq-Wolastoqey Centre (MWC) is calling on all UNB staff, students and...

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MSc (Virtual) Oral Defense - Dustin Fraser, Physics-FR

Penny Davenport

Posted: Sep 22, 2021

Category: News and Notices


A MSc (Virtual) Oral Defense for Dustin Fraser, candidate in Physics, will be held on Thursday, Sept. 23 at 1 p.m. Thesis title: 'Gravity Wave Ray tracing in the Northern Polar Atmosphere' If you would like to attend virtually, please contact physics@unb.ca. Category: News and Notices Article Contact Information Contact: Penny Davenport Email Address: physics@unb.ca

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Upcoming workshop - Creating Space: Building Positive Spaces at UNB-FR and SJ

Human Rights and Positive Environment Office of UNB

Posted: Sep 22, 2021

Category: News and Notices


On Tuesday, Oct. 5, from 10 a.m. - 12 p.m., a two-hour online workshop entitled, Creating Space: Building Positive Spaces at UNB will be offered to the UNB community aimed at supporting the continuing implementation process of the new chosen name and gender identity policy as well as continuing education on equity, diversity and inclusion. The workshop will provide opportunities to ask...

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M365 Weekly Highlights: New presenter modes in MS Teams-FR and SJ

IT Service Desk

Posted: Sep 22, 2021

Category: News and Notices


M365 highlight of the week: Are you looking for new ways to engage your audience when presenting in Teams? You can now choose from four different presenter modes when using MS Teams.  Each presenter mode allows you to provide your attendees with a different meeting or classroom experience. What are the new presenter modes? Standout – this will put the spotlight on you.  Your...

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Fitness & Weight Room Hours of Operation-SJ

Stephanie Guimond

Posted: Sep 22, 2021

Category: Athletics Recreation and Wellness


On the Saint John campus, the fitness room on the upper level and weight room on the lower level are open to students, staff and faculty. Monday to Friday: 7:30 a.m. - 8:45 p.m. Saturday and Sunday: 12 - 4 p.m. This schedule is subject to change, please visit our website for updates: https://www.unb.ca/saintjohn/athletics/fitness/schedules.html Thank you,  UNB Saint John...

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Lorenzo Indigenous Film Festival-SJ

Andrea Kikuchi

Posted: Sep 21, 2021

Category: News and Notices


UNB Saint John will host the Lorenzo Indigenous Film Festival featuring three films: Reel Injun, Blood Quantum and Dawnland.   REEL INJUN •    Thursday, Sept. 23 at 7:30 p.m. in the Ganong Hall Lecture Theatre •    Friday, Sept. 24 at 7:30 p.m. at the Lily Lake Pavilion in Rockwood Park, Saint John Cree filmmaker Neil Diamond takes an entertaining...

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COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic on Saint John campus-SJ

Jacqueline Allen

Posted: Sep 21, 2021

Category: News and Notices


UNB Saint John, in partnership with the UNB Student Health Centre, will hold a COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic on Thursday, Sept. 23, from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., at the Ganong Hall Break out rooms (138, 139, 140 and 141).  Book an appointment! There is no cost to get the COVID-19 vaccine. To book your vaccination appointment, please email: Behealthy@unb.ca with the following information: Your full...

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A Plastic Ocean - free screening of the award-winning film -SJ

Natalie Folster

Posted: Sep 21, 2021

Category: News and Notices


The award-winning film, A Plastic Ocean, will be shown on Wednesday, Sept. 22 at 7:15 p.m. in Oland Hall, Room 104. All UNB students, faculty, staff and their guests are welcome. Admission is free. Part of the weekly Re-imagining the Post-pandemic World Film Series A Plastic Ocean is an award-winning film that documents the global effects of plastic pollution and highlights workable...

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Academic Bike Challenge-FR and SJ

Brad Nason

Posted: Sep 21, 2021

Category: Athletics Recreation and Wellness


UNB Sustainability is hosting the Academic Bike Challenge throughout the entire month of October, to encourage staff, faculty and students to cycle more in their daily lives.  Here is what you need to know to participate: ABC is a FREE EVENT in partnership with the global bicycle App "Naviki" All staff, faculty and, students of UNB can participate from either campus and are encouraged to...

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