Newsletter: UFred Leading Edge October 2017

Leading Edge Alumni Newsletter

Sharing, connecting, and inspiring UFred’s community of students, alumni, faculty, and administrators.

Learning online: building confidence through virtual interactions, the new global norm

Sharona Bookbinder, success through online learning 

“As a mother of 3-teenage boys, working full-time at a hospital and running my own company, I needed something that was flexible enough to fit into the few free hours I had. Distance learning was attractive and seemed to be the only option that fit. Once I decided on an MBA, at that time, the University of Fredericton (UFred) was the only 100% online program, and I applied right away.”  Read More

Meet the UFred Community

Students and alumni share the memorable experiences they’ve had while studying at the University of Fredericton.


Alan Tennant Executive MBA UFred

Alan Tennant

Executive MBA – specialty stream in Global Leadership

“My favorite aspect of the course was a tie between the team projects and the forum discussions.”

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Ed Fonger CHSEP UFred CarpenterEd Fonger

Certificate in Health, Safety and Environmental Processes

“After evaluating the course program and content, I felt that this would be the best fit for my approach to learning.”

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