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March 2019


UFred partners with CIESS to offer health and safety education to 38 member countries

The University of Fredericton (UFred) partnered with the Inter-American Center for Social Security Studies (CIESS) to provide fully-online occupational health and safety (OHS) education…Read More +

Prof values UFred’s dedication, consistency

Dr. Ron Biron, an adjunct EMBA professor at UFred, has more than 20 years of experience in higher education with roles varying from adjunct…Read More +

February 2019

UFred professor combines his own experiences, education to teach

When Joe Pitzel retired from his 35-year career at Xerox, he decided to evaluate what he could give back to the community. After considering…Read More +

January 2019

Workplace accident motivates UFred OHS student

Shawn Landry says he got into power line work by sheer happenstance in the early 2000s after moving to Fort McMurray, Alta., from British…Read More +

Virtues of UFred’s OHS education spreads worldwide

Eldeen Pozniak, Director of Pozniak Safety Associates, also acts in the capacity of OHS Business and Academic Development for the University of Fredericton’s (UFred)…Read More +

Passion for the profession

When Eldeen Pozniak started out in the occupational health and safety profession nearly three decades ago, the amount of information and education in the…Read More +

UFred Alumnus excels as community leader

Chris Pettman, a graduate of the University of Fredericton’s (UFred) Executive MBA (EMBA) program, is the first of his immediate family to attend university.…Read More +

UFred alumna writes book on health entrepreneurship

Music therapist Jennifer Buchanan has read many books about business over her nearly 30 years of owning her own – JB Music Therapy. However, over…Read More +