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Benjamin Perryman, Jason MacLean and Sarah-jane Nussbaum join the Faculty of Law

UNB Law is continuing to renew its full-time faculty complement, welcoming three new full-time faculty members: Benjamin Perryman, who joined UNB this past January, Jason MacLean, who joins UNB in July 2020, and Sarah-jane Nussbaum, who starts in July 2021.

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Hilary Young boosts UNB Law’s research profile

Professor Hilary Young has received a $70,833 research grant from the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC). Her research project will focus on injunctions concerning speech, with a particular focus on online speech.

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Professors Bell and McEvoy retire from the faculty

At the end of 2019, Professors David Bell and John McEvoy retired from UNB Law after nearly 80 years of combined service. Nexus asked the pair to reflect on their time with the institution and on what lies ahead.

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Kerri Froc recognized for excellence in the classroom

Professor Kerri Froc has received the 2019-2020 UNB Law Teaching Excellence Award. This designation was based on her deep engagement with participatory learning, her consistent effort at trying new pedagogical approaches and soliciting feedback on how they work, and the strong endorsements she received from students across all three years of the JD program.

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Janet Austin speaks at Europe’s largest stock exchange

This past March, Professor Janet Austin flew to Paris to deliver a series of talks on market manipulation at Euronext, continental Europe’s largest stock exchange. Euronext operates exchanges in Paris, Amsterdam, Oslo, Dublin, Lisbon and London.

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