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Digvir S. Jayas, vice-president (research and international) conducts research on pulses. // Photo by Adam Dolman

Sukup Award announcement

July 19, 2017 — 
The U of M’s vice-president (research and international) and Distinguished Professor Digvir S. Jayas is the 2017 recipient of the Sukup Global Food Security Award

Alumni Elliot Lazar (at left), Julie Lumsden (at right) and Anjali Sandhu (second from right) // Photo from "The Trump Card" courtesy: District Theatre Collective.

Fringing around town

July 18, 2017 — 
U of M students, staff and alumni take part in the 30th Winnipeg Fringe Theatre Festival

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two sculptures of news reporters

Media Fellowship: Deadline for applications: August 18, 2017

July 18, 2017 — 
New Media Fellowship is open to journalists, editors, publishers, electronic media producers, columnists and other editorial communicators who reach general or specialized audiences on a regular basis with new reports or fact-based analysis.


Maternal consumption of artificially sweetened beverages during pregnancy was significantly associated with infant body mass index at one year of age. // Photo: Wikimedia

Artificial sweeteners linked to risk of long-term weight gain, heart disease and other health issues

July 17, 2017 — 
Researchers from George & Fay Yee Centre for Healthcare Innovation conducted a systematic review

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2017 Big Bold Beautiful Breakfast

Brainstorming at breakfast

July 17, 2017 — 
On June 20, students and community members discovered the importance of working together to build healthier communities and to enhance the university experience through experiential learning opportunities.

Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Inner-city sports program scores big results

July 17, 2017 — 
SWISH basketball helps kids stay safe and have fun

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Buller building with rough limestone cladding under the evening golden hour light.

Trending: For the week of July 17 – 23

July 17, 2017 — 
Current hashtags, links and other social media bits & pieces

Dr. John (Jay) Doering, Associate Vice-President (Partnerships).

Jay Doering, Associate Vice-President (Partnerships), elected as new Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Engineering

July 17, 2017 — 
The Canadian Academy of Engineering works in close cooperation with other senior academies in Canada and internationally



Built Environment Accessibility Audit: Summer 2017

July 14, 2017 — 
Aligning with the Accessibility for Manitobans Act, and the University of Manitoba’s commitment to fostering and providing an accessible environment, the University will be embarking on a campus-wide audit of the built environment to identify accessibility barriers.


Commerce float at the 1968 Freshie Parade Source: University Relations and Information Office fonds

140 for 140: Snapshots of Our History – July 13, 2017

July 13, 2017 — 
Over the course of the University's 140th year, Archives & Special Collections will be sharing 140 historical images of the University of Manitoba.

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