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New programs in Environmental Science

UNB is launching new programs in environmental sciences available for students pursuing a bachelor of science degree.

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UNB researchers look to special sensors to reduce risk of bioterrorism

UNB researchers Connor O’Brien, Kathleen Varty, and Dr. Anna Ignaszak, have published an article in Nature examining the use of specialized sensors to detect highly contagious diseases and biological weapons.

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COVID-19 researchers successfully create antigen production pipeline

Around the world, researchers across all fields and disciplines continue to work on addressing the challenges, issues and implications of the 2019 novel coronavirus pandemic. Here at UNB, our own research community is part of that global movement.

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Pretium Resources Inc. and Robert Quartermain establish new scholarship at UNB

Pretium Resources Inc. (Pretivm), in conjunction with UNB alumnus Dr. Robert Quartermain, is investing a combined $125,000 at UNB to establish the Pretium Resources Graduate Scholarship in the department of earth sciences.

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UNB researcher awarded editor’s choice recognition for quantum gravity article

Dr. Edward Wilson-Ewing is one of three authors of a paper titled, “Resolving the H0 tension with diffusion,” published in General Relativity and Gravitation 53, 7, that recently received the issue’s Editor’s Choice designation from the journal.

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