Thursday, December 1, 2022

UNBSJ students participate in national Democracy Talks

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For one student who is new to Canada, the opportunity to observe a public forum discussing Canadians’ engagement in politics was “inspiring.” On Sept. 11, UNBSJ students took part in a national public outreach program called Democracy Talks, a set of cross-country focus groups. This...

UNB changes definition of full-time student, increases rates

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UNB notified students of a change in their full-time criteria, requiring many part-time students to pay higher tuition than expected and with little notice before the start of the fall semester.

Crock pot curry chicken

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With the days getting colder and time becoming more limited as students push through studying and midterms, a crock pot is a great way to save time and enjoy a delicious piping hot meal. If you don’t have a crock pot, you should consider buying...

UNB-SRC provides update on use of Respondus software

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After the last update on April 9, the UNB-SRC has announced two clarifications about the use of Respondus for different courses.   SRC update  On Monday, April 12, SRC President Patrick Hickey sent an email to all students about the online invigilation software.  Respondus will not be allowed...

Hurricane Dorian doing damage

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Hurricane Dorian has been wreaking havoc in Saint John. Flooding started in the mid-afternoon, trees and powerlines have been knocked down throughout the day, and roads are being closed. Roughly 60,000 people are out of power and police are recommending everyone stay in. Here...

Saint John After Dark: A Guide to City Nightlife

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While the thought of Saint John’s nightlife may make you cringe, there may still be a bar or two that you haven’t checked out yet. If you’re looking for a fun night out on the town, look no further than the following guide detailing...

Letter from the Editor: November 2022

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It's hard to believe that it's already that time of the month again where I sit down to update you all on what's been happening at The Baron!  At the beginning of the month, I heard someone describe November as a version of Thursday but...

UNB-SRC announces pandemic relief fund for students

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After hearing from struggling students, the UNB-SRC has created a relief fund for UNB Saint John and Dalhousie Medicine New Brunswick students.  SRC pandemic relief fund   On January 27, the SRC announced a Pandemic Relief Fund for students who have experienced great expenses due to the...

We are going through changes right now, don’t leave us.

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We have been doing the same thing for a long time and our connection has lost its spark. Don't worry, it's not you, it's us. We know we aren't as attractive as we were when we were younger, that is why we are making...

SJ Boys and Girls Club is recruiting volunteers!

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Do you love kids? Are you looking for a fun volunteer opportunity that can accommodate your schedule? You are in luck—the Boys and Girls Club may be exactly what you are looking for, and they are currently looking for volunteers for various programs. Tracy...