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Mike Marin named acting dean

We are pleased to announce that Michael Marin has been named acting dean of UNB Law. Mike succeeds John Kleefeld, who has served as dean since 2017, and who will continue as a faculty member.

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Responding to COVID-19

With only weeks left in the semester, the law school was faced with the unprecedented task of modifying all coursework and delivery, overhauling the examination process, and adapting to a new grading structure, all in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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First-year moot gives 1L’s an introduction to the courtroom

The first-year mooting program is a key component of UNB Law’s foundational Legal Research and Advocacy course. For many students, this is their first taste of the courtroom. 

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Rand and Viscount Bennett lecturers talk environmental protection and crypto-currency

In late October, Professor Bruce Ziff of the University of Alberta Faculty of Law presented the twenty-fifth installment of the Ivan C. Rand Memorial Lecture Series.

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Working Group on the Principles of Naming or Renaming University Places

Since its establishment in 1785, UNB has had a rich, long-standing history in New Brunswick. With many of UNB’s buildings and other spaces named after historical and contemporary leaders, conversations surrounding named places are happening within our university community, just as they are at many universities across North America.

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