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Ace Burpee’s Top 100 Most Fascinating Manitobans 2018

December 14, 2018 — 
Several individuals with University of Manitoba connections have been recognized in radio host Ace Burpee's Most Fascinating Manitobans 2018 list

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Why politics shouldn’t influence how much we pay judges

December 13, 2018 — 
Secure and appropriate compensation for judges is a constitutionally recognized component of judicial independence, which itself is a set of interrelated principles meant to ensure that the rule of law applies fairly to everyone, including governments

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Wpg Free Press: Study forms profile of Manitoba’s TB victims

December 13, 2018 — 
It gives us a sense of how many people in Manitoba are being treated for tuberculosis, and who those people are — their characteristics and how they use the health-care system

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Free Press: U of M to create student bursaries in honour of Richardson & Sons leader

December 10, 2018 — 
The University of Manitoba will honour Manitoba business leader Hartley Richardson in creating a pair of bursaries for students at the Asper School of Business.

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Manitoba Co-operator: Linked by technology

December 7, 2018 — 
Manitoba Farm Women’s conference panel says technology can connect women in agriculture into powerful networks

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Farming for Tomorrow: A quick guide to choosing an Ag school

December 5, 2018 — 
“Agriculture is changing, technology is changing, climate is changing. Everything is changing so quickly we have to ensure in our programs that we’re preparing students to respond to changes we’re seeing in our sector."

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CBC: Power of purple: Can pigment in food reduce weight, lower blood pressure?

December 5, 2018 — 
A study at the University of Manitoba is testing whether the purple pigment in certain fruits prevents — or even reverses — disease.

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Wpg Free Press: Uplift: Raising awareness, one step at a time

December 3, 2018 — 
'A few weeks after Heidi Wilson was born her parents were told she would never walk or talk'

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Global: ‘Uber for snow removal:’ New app inspired by Winnipeg’s winter weather

December 3, 2018 — 
The University of Manitoba computer science student said he was inspired by Winnipeg’s nickname of Winterpeg.

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Op-ed: Building a political road between urban and rural Canadians

November 30, 2018 — 
If whole swaths of people in a democracy feel ignored and neglected, we should eventually expect a response. That response in the U.S. came in the form of Trump. Could something similar happen in Canada?

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