The annual W. Stewart MacNutt Memorial Lecture honours the late historian, professor and humanitarian for his many contributions to UNB and to the development of Atlantic Canadian history as a field of study. Acadia University Professor, Dr. Herb Wyile, will give the 2011-2012 W. Stewart MacNutt Memorial Lecture at UNB Fredericton on October 26, 2011.
Faculty, students and staff are invited to attend the first presentation in the 2011-2012 Atlantic Canada Studies Seminar Series.
Dr. Michael Haan, associate professor and Canada Research Chair in population and social policy, will present "The Demography of Atlantic Canada: Opportunities and Challenges", Tuesday Oct. 25, at 7 p.m. in room 28 Tilley Hall.
The leading academic society in Canada in the field of digital humanities has awarded a 2010 Award for Outstanding Achievement for Computing in the Arts and Humanities to Margaret Conrad of the University of New Brunswick.