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Arts in the news

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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Canadians are struggling with the cost of living

As analysts speculate on the inevitability of another recession in the coming months, new research shows that many Canadians still haven’t recovered from the last one.

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High school students compete in annual neuroscience competition

The Department of Psychology recently hosted the annual Regional Brain Bee competition, testing participants’ understanding of neuroscience.

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W. Stewart MacNutt Memorial Lecture

Professor Harvey Amani Whitfield, from the University of Vermont, will be the guest lecturer at this year's W. Stewart MacNutt Memorial Lecture.

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Janine Olthius receives federal funding for study on post-traumatic stress injuries

Dr. Olthuis’ research focuses on overcoming significant barriers to accessing mental health care faced by firefighters with PTSI.

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