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Op-ed: Manitoba’s investment in solar power is paying dividends

December 13, 2017 — 
Can you think of any product dropping in price by 20 per cent year over year? It would be like gasoline prices going from $1 per litre to 20 cents per litre.


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New Seniors’ Alumni Program session added

December 13, 2017 — 
The Seniors’ Alumni Learning for Life Program has been so popular, the eight-session series sells out every fall and spring and because of this demand, a winter session has been added

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Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Researchers team up across disciplines for Rady Innovation Fund projects

December 13, 2017 — 
Three U of M research projects have received inaugural grants from the Rady Innovation Fund

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Arthur Mauro, Chancellor Emeritus and alumnus of the University of Manitoba, at the Dec. 8, 2017 gift announcement. Arthur Mauro, Chancellor Emeritus and alumnus of the University of Manitoba, at the Dec. 8, 2017 gift announcement. // Photo by David Lipnowski

$5 million gift brings hope, dreams of new Geneva

December 8, 2017 — 
Transformational gift will elevate Winnipeg’s reputation as a global hub for human rights and social justice

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Pseudomonas aeruginosa

Wpg Free Press: Do cleaning products pose a threat to our health?

December 8, 2017 — 
The proliferation of these products raises important questions



Arianna Huffington announced as 2018 IDEA recipient

December 7, 2017 — 
Arianna Huffington, founder of The Huffington Post, founder and CEO of Thrive Global is the recipient of the 2018 International Distinguished Entrepreneur Award (IDEA)


A scene from the film Holy Angels.

Decolonizing Lens series features National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation film

December 6, 2017 — 
Film screenings and panel, Dec. 11, 7:00 p.m. at Cinematheque, free to all

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Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Healthy mothers, healthy babies

December 5, 2017 — 
Prenatal care is an important part of keeping mothers and babies healthy. The Partners in Inner-city Integrated Prenatal Care (PIIPC) project was designed to help connect pregnant women with prenatal care in their communities

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Sweet Christmas traditions from the Archives

December 4, 2017 — 
Hidden away within Archives & Special Collections in the University Libraries are some unique treasures documenting our storied past

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a robot hand holding a human hand, surrounded by hearts

What the heck are digisexuals?

November 30, 2017 — 
A digisexual is someone who, because of their use of immersive technologies such as sex robots or virtual reality pornography, feels no need to search for physical intimacy with human partners, Neil McArthur explains

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