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January 24, 2019, by Hannah Ehler

The Mount Allison Leads Committee, in partnership with Student Affairs and the Mount Allison Students’ Union, hosted the first-ever Sackville Community and Leadership (CAL) Conference on Thursday, January 17th, 2019, […]

Women’s March participants take NB’s streets

January 20, 2019, by Sophie M. Lavoie

Hundreds of women and allies heeded to the call of the Women’s March on January 19, 2019 in Fredericton and Saint John to call for their rights desp ...

Women’s March Fredericton takes a stand for equality

January 20, 2019, by NB Coalition for Pay Equity

More than 100 participants took to the streets for the 3rd Annual Women’s March in downtown Fredericton on Saturday to raise their voices in support ...

UNB professor reveals the hidden curriculum

January 16, 2019, by Sophie M. Lavoie

Education was “a tool for social transformation and community survival” for many women educators of colour. An enthusiastic group of one hundred p ...

  • Montreal Massacre more relevant than ever
    December 7, 2018, by Maggie Forsythe

    Editor’s Note: A version of this text was originally given as a keynote speech by Maggie Forsythe during the UNB Day of Remembrance Ceremony hosted by the UNB Diversity in Engineering […]

  • #metoo at Silver Wave Film Festival
    November 17, 2018, by Sophie M. Lavoie

    New Brunswick has an average of 523 reported sexual assaults per year (2013-2017). In the wake of the National Inquiry on Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and the #metoo movement, […]

  • Big pay equity win for rural postal workers
    September 24, 2018, by Susan O'Donnell

    More than 350 rural postal workers in New Brunswick are celebrating a legal decision in September that will give them a big pay raise and better benefits. The arbitration ruling […]