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Student creates videos series as part of community-based internship program

Andie Mollins, a 3rd year BA student double majoring in History and Sociology at UNB Fredericton, created a video series about the L'Arche Fredericton, the organization she worked for as a part of her enrollment in ARTS 3000.

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Annual Dominick Graham Lecture

We have it here too: Politics, Identity, Race and the Question of Far-Right Extremism in Atlantic Canada. Join us for the Dominick Graham Lecture featuring Dr. David Hofmann, Associate Professor of Sociology.

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W. Stewart MacNutt Lecture

Join us for the annual W. Stewart MacNutt Memorial Lecture on Tuesday, February 16, 2021. The lecture will be given by historian Dr. Shirley Tillotson, professor emeritus at Dalhousie University and University of King's College.

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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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