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Arts in the news

UNB students help uncover Maine’s oldest known canoe

The students were participating in an archaeology field school in Biddeford, Maine. The field school is led by Dr. Gabriel Hrynick, a faculty member in the department of anthropology at the UNB Fredericton, and Dr. Arthur Anderson, a University of New England faculty member.

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Creative Writing students release new books

Three members of our PhD in English (Creative Writing) program are celebrating newly published books.

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Dr. Constantine Passaris awarded Legacy Prize for work on Multiculturalism and Immigration

Economics professor Dr. Constantine Passaris received a Legacy Award from the New Brunswick Multicultural Council (NBMC) at special ceremony at the provincial Beaverbrook Art Gallery.

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UNBers’ first feature length film to premiere at international film festival

Two faculty members and a graduate from the Faculty of Arts will premiere their first feature length film at this year’s FIN Atlantic International Film Festival.

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UNB alumna wins prestigious international literary award

A University of New Brunswick graduate has received the International Dublin Literary Award, the world’s largest literary prize awarded to a single novel.

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