UNB Sodexo catering team receives rave reviews at 2017 Homecoming

On Saturday, Sept. 30, UNB Homecoming hosted its annual event ‘The Tasting’. The event was catered by the UNB Sodexo team who did not disappoint, designing a unique food truck inspired menu. Guests were treated to street food favorites including a poutine station, deep fried mac & cheese, tacos and churros. Local New Brunswick microbrews…

Fall Flavours | 2017 Edition

Tis the season for pumpkin spice lattes and other fall flavours, and UNB’s fall catering menu does not disappoint. With crisp days ahead pumpkin flavour is king, and is one of the most popular requests received for UNB’s fall menu each year. Another trend for this time of year is replacing traditional starter salads with…

UNB Chefs Win Over Tastebuds at Culinary Competition

A team of UNB and St. FX  Chefs consisting of Leanne English, Executive Chef, University of New Brunswick, Mike Pollock, Executive Chef, St. Francis Xavier University, John Stewart, Chef, University of New Brunswick, and Cindy McCoy, Catering Director, University of New Brunswick came away victorious at the Canadian College and University Food Service Association (CCUFSA) Culinary Competition in Toronto….

Fredericton’s Best Sunny Summer Saturday

The summer solstice, June 21, makes all Canadians excited for the upcoming warm weather, fun outdoor adventures and spending time with friends and family. Here in Fredericton, NB one of Canada’s best capital cities we have something for everyone to enjoy and we invite you to join us! Our team has compiled the top five…

Julia McDevitt: Planner of the Year!

Julia McDevitt, Acting Sr. Director with UNB’s Conference Services, won the Planner of the Year award at the Meeting Planner’s International (MPI), Atlantic Chapter awards gala, Tuesday, June 13 in Halifax, NS. Julia was selected as Planner of the Year by her peers and colleagues from the Atlantic meetings and events industry. She was one of three…

Beyond Three Courses

Beyond Three Courses, an annual fundraising event for the Canadian Cancer Society is back at the Wu Centre for its third year.

2017 Meeting & Event Trends

A new year, a new list of meeting and event trends that will put you ahead in the M&E industry in 2017! Virtual Attendance Attendees want the flexibility of attending an event physically, or virtually. With all of the tools available to you to make this happen, it is easier than ever to give people…

2016 Highlights

2016 was another great year for Conference Services at UNB; we were able to grow our amazing team, host some fantastic conferences and events; and celebrate an award winning year! Here are some highlights of 2016: Conference Services Plans UNB’s Convocation In a first for the University of New Brunswick, the graduation ceremonies were placed…