Cool People

UNB Professor Helps Canada Earn Gold at World Juniors

Posted on
A University of New Brunswick professor and alumnus helped Team Canada achieve a gold-medal victory at the IIHF World Juniors Ice Hockey Championship in Buffalo, N.Y. by keeping their minds focused and confidence high.

A University of New Brunswick professor and alumnus helped Team Canada achieve a gold-medal victory at the IIHF World Juniors Ice Hockey Championship in Buffalo, N.Y. by keeping their minds focused and confidence high. Dr. Ryan Hamilton, an associate professor of psychology at UNB’s Fredericton campus since 2013, served as mental performance coach for Canada’s […]

Cool People

UNB Receives Funding From Federal Government

Posted on
UNB awarded $2.9 million in funding from federal government to enable the development of Arctic surveillance capabilities

UNB awarded $2.9 million in funding from federal government to enable the development of Arctic surveillance capabilities Two projects led by a University of New Brunswick physics professor are enabling the development of next-generation sensors and systems to enhance surveillance and detection capabilities for continental defence. The projects are part of the Department of National […]

Awards

UNB Board Vice-Chair Named One Of Canada’s 100 Most Powerful Women

Posted on
The Women’s Executive Network, an international organization that creates networking, mentoring, and development opportunities for executive-minded women, released its picks for the country’s 100 most powerful women last week. Ms. Tingley was selected in the RBC Champions category, which recognizes women who support women.

The vice-chair of the University of New Brunswick’s Board of Governors has been named one of Canada’s most powerful women. The Women’s Executive Network, an international organization that creates networking, mentoring, and development opportunities for executive-minded women, released its picks for the country’s 100 most powerful women last week. Ms. Tingley was selected in the […]

Cool People

Santa Makes A Stop In Freddy Beach

Posted on

Santa Clause Is Checking In On Fredericton The Fredericton Santa Claus Parade was on the Northside this year. As well as, welcoming jolly ole Saint Nick to Fredericton, it is the official kick-off of the 2017 Nashwaaksis Lions Club – McDonald’s Toy Drive. Main Street, Brookside Drive, and Fulton Ave. were packed as spectators lined […]

Cool People

Santa Clause Is Coming To Freddy Beach

Posted on

Jolly Saint Nick Is Coming To Town Get ready to welcome Santa Claus to Fredericton! He is coming to visit us on the Northside with his own parade. Get bundled up and enjoy the sights of parade floats and the sounds of marching bands playing your favourite Christmas tunes. Santa Claus Is Coming To Town […]

Awards

2017 Minister’s Excellence in Education Awards (Anglophone Sector)

Posted on
Twelve educators in the anglophone sector have been presented with Minister’s Excellence in Education Awards in recognition of their exceptional work. Front, from left: Tracey Furlotte; Judy Haley; Susie Collins; Jill Isherwood; and Education and Early Childhood Development Minister Brian Kenny. Back, from left: Sonya O’Donnell; Tracy Ross; Leisa Comeau; Julie Allain; Sondra Kitchen; Shelley O’Toole; and Valerie Marshall.

FREDERICTON (GNB) – Twelve educators in the anglophone sector have been presented with Minister’s Excellence in Education Awards in recognition of their exceptional work. “These individuals are inspirational examples of excellence in education,” said Education and Early Childhood Development Minister Brian Kenny. “They encourage and mentor our children and youth by creating the best conditions […]