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April 2019

No ordinary days in OHS profession

There’s no such thing as a typical day for those in the occupational health and safety profession. You may have plans to develop a…Read More +

‘Meeting of minds’

Peter Sturm and Mahmud Khamis were strangers before enrolling in the University of Fredericton’s EMBA program. Now, the pair meet every six to eight…Read More +

Breaking the MBA mould

When most people think of a Master’s of Business Administration degree, they think of corporate managers, supervisors, executives, and the like. But Vanessa Yurchesyn…Read More +

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 +