What's New at UFred
Stay informed about the UFred community, its successes, and all the ways we’re continuing to grow
UFred wraps up 10-year anniversary celebrations and raises funds for charities across Canada
Wednesday, May 3, was the successful culmination of a whirlwind tour of UFred10 celebrations. In total, UFred10 has raised over $10,000 for donation to various, selected charities across Canada. The four charities selected were:
- Capital Region Mental Health & Addictions Association (CRMHAA)
- Greater Vancouver Community Services Society (GVCSS)
- Community LAMDA
For more information on the events and the charities that each event supported, click here.
To see photos from all four UFred10 events, visit our Facebook Page.
University of Fredericton launches online course to enhance resiliency, help students cope with stress with special course discounts available to current students and alumni
In order to address the growing need for skills and strategies that help individuals to better manage stress, the University of Fredericton is pleased to be launching a new, fully online course called Enhancing Workplace Resiliency. Designed by Dr. Joti Samra and Dr. Rakesh Jetly, the Enhancing Workplace Resiliency course will help students to learn effective coping mechanisms and strategies that lead to more productive, healthier, and well-balanced lives, both inside and outside of the workplace. Read more.
Still have questions? Listen to our Q&A with Dr. Joti Samra here.
Please note: UFred students and alumni will receive a tuition discount for the Enhancing Workplace Resiliency course until Tuesday, August 15, 2017. For those interested, please contact your Student Services Specialist.
UFred, a Diverse, Global, Creative Approach to Professional Learning
Students come to the UFred MBA program from all different industries, cultures, and backgrounds. Hear first-hand from Esa Kortelainen about what motivated him to pursue his education at UFred, and the impact that it’s had on his personal and professional life. Read more.
We're hiring! Come work with us
The University of Fredericton is continuing to grow at a rapid pace, and we’re looking for talented professionals to join our growing team of staff and faculty.
Are you ready for a career change, and want to become a part of a dynamic and engaging organization? Visit our Staff and Careers page for more information.
Meet our staff: Tracy Pugh, UFred Registrar
Q. What is your job title?
Q. How long have you been with UFred?
A. 11 years in May
Q. What is your favorite part of working at UFred?
A. Without hesitation, the people. Without the employees of UFred, we would not be successful. Their pride, dedication, passion, and enthusiasm makes coming to work each day wonderful!
Q. Tell us an Interesting/Fun Fact about you:
A. I have a son graduating high school and going off to college, a beautiful chocolate lab named Allie and I have been married for 19 years this year. Also, I have been playing on the same ladies volleyball team for over 20 years! It’s crazy how quickly time flies!
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