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Wpg. Free Press: Coach to coach, heart to heart

April 24, 2018 — 
Face-to-face chat worked wonders for bench bosses of Bisons and Jets

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University Affairs: 2018 provincial budgets: highlights for universities

April 19, 2018 — 
Saskatchewan unveiled its provincial budget on April 10 – the last of the provinces to do so this year

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CBC: Cheering ‘Go Jets go’ killing your voice? Here’s how to keep it in tip-top shape

April 18, 2018 — 
Mel Braun, a music professor at the University of Manitoba who teaches opera singers, counsels Jets fans to take a deep breath.

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TSN: The Ultimate Fighter Undefeated: 16 Fighters, 0 Losses, 2 Winners

April 17, 2018 — 
A new season of "Ultimate Fighter" is back on TV and a U of M Faculty of Engineering alumnus is among the fighters to watch.

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Ottawa Citizen: Humboldt crash shows (again) why we need a federal road-safety agency

April 16, 2018 — 
an op-ed from Ahmed Shalaby, Professor of Transportation Engineering and Municipal Infrastructure Research Chair, originally published in the Ottawa Citizen

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Wpg Free Press: Changes to Youth Criminal Justice Act intended to keep kids out of court

April 16, 2018 — 
There needs to be adequate alternatives for this to be practical on the ground for all youth in Manitoba, professor Lorna Turnbull says.

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BBC Science Focus: U of M’s Jennifer named among “10 of the greatest robots in sport”

April 13, 2018 — 
Jennifer, a diminutive robot created by students at the University of Manitoba Autonomous Agents Laboratory, demonstrated her prowess at both cross-country skiing and ice hockey!

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NY Post: Avoiding the perils and pitfalls of the gig-based workplace

April 10, 2018 — 
Asper professor Brianna Caza explains

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Science journal: Meet Vaclav Smil, the man who has quietly shaped how the world thinks about energy

April 9, 2018 — 
'From his home office near the University of Manitoba (UM) in Winnipeg, Canada, the 74-year-old academic has churned out dozens of books over the past 4 decades'

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CBC: U of M survey delves into dangerous attitudes about sexual assault, consent

April 5, 2018 — 
On Tuesday, the U of M emailed all students its University of Manitoba Sexual Violence Survey.

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