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2,300+
Number of students
50+
Programs
1839
Established
16:1
Student-to-faculty ratio
14
Average upper-year class size
41
Average first and second-year class size
$5.5
available in scholarships, bursaries, and awards
85%
of our entering class received an entrance award
30%
of students employed at Mount Allison
110+
Clubs and societies
240+
Varsity athletes
85+
Number of countries represented by our students
12
residences with their own unique personalities
85%
of first-year students live in residence
11-240
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    Mount Allison welcomes Jess Gillam, saxophonist and host of BBC‘s This Classical Life, as the 2023-24 Bragg Artist-in-Residence from March 5-8.

Her residency will include a full schedule of student workshops and class visits, a master class, public talks, and concludes with a concert with pianist Tom Weaver.

“In addition to being one of today’s finest saxophonists, Jess is a well-known broadcaster and presenter and is passionate about contemporary music and the importance of music in today’s world. I know her residency will be an invaluable experience for the department.” — Dr. Stephen Runge @mountallisonmusic 

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The Bragg Artist-in-Residence program was created in 2017 thanks to the generosity of John and Judy Bragg.

The public concert — a recital of works for saxophone and piano by Jess Gillam and Tom Weaver — is Friday, March 8, at 7:30 p.m. in Brunton Auditorium.
    Modern languages and literatures student Claire Armstrong travelled to Japan as part of Kakehashi Project — one of 10 Canadian students selected to participate.
 
Derived from the Japanese word for “bridge,” the Kakehashi Project aims to cultivate lasting intercultural connections through global exchanges. It is facilitated and funded by Japan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
 
Armstrong was nominated by lecturer Akiko Yoshizawa after participating in the Atlantic Canada Japanese Contest (ACJSC) last March.
 
“I’ve always been a really shy person, so public speaking never really appealed to me, but my professor, Akiko Yoshizawa, really pushed me to do it and with her support, that anxiety turned into adrenalin. I saw it as an opportunity to improve my Japanese outside the classroom and it was a really good experience.”
    Congratulations to Commerce students Matheus Crepaldi, Alysha Walker, and Jayden Belanger who recently took home second place at the Business Administration Undergraduate Society (BAUS) Case Competition at UNB.
    NOMINATE A GRADUATING STUDENT! 

At the end of each academic year, the university community recognizes the contributions and achievements of our graduating students during our annual Last Lecture.

To nominate a graduating student whose leadership, dedication, and service are deserving of recognition: mta.ca/studentawards. 

NOMINATION DEADLINE: MARCH 1

@masuofficial @mtagradclass2024 

📸 Last Lecture 2023

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