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Food Systems Research Group

Second UofM Food Systems Student Symposium set to “Bridge the Gap”

May 16, 2019 — 
Register today for the University-wide Food Systems Student Symposium - F3S - taking place June 26th. 

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2019 Distinguished Alumni Award recipients (l-r) Lindy Norris, Marcia Nozick, Romel Dhalla, Gemma Dalayoan, Dr. Hersh Shefrin

2019 Distinguished Alumni Awards Celebration of Excellence

May 8, 2019 — 
On May 8, 2019, at the University of Manitoba Distinguished Alumni Awards, five new recipients were welcomed

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Steve Lupky, Chair, Manitoba Chapter of CIM/Chartered Managers Canada presents Sheila Lapinski, Program Coordinator, and Paul Jenkins, Manager, Delivery, Extended Education with CIMA's CIM accreditation.

Extended Education

National partnership celebrated

April 30, 2019 — 
Extended Education is driven by long-term learning partnerships like this one, says Paul Jenkins, Manager, Delivery, Extended Education.

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Debra Jonasson-Young, director of the Stu Clark Centre for Entreprenership, and Keegan Slijker, founder and head coach of FItness Up North

Asper School of Business

2019 Manitoba New Venture Championship results

April 18, 2019 — 
Twenty-four student entrepreneurial ventures vying for $15,000 in prizes competed at the Manitoba New Venture Championships hosted by the Stu Clark Centre for Entrepreneurship at the Asper School of Business on April 6.

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Tim Skelly CFA [BComm (Hons)/11]

Asper School of Business

Tips for building a successful finance career in Winnipeg

April 18, 2019 — 
As a finance student at the Asper School of Business, it seemed to Tim Skelly, CFA [BComm (Hons)/11], that all the big investment firms were in Toronto. Skelly assumed he’d have to move in order to make a career for himself in his chosen field.


Left to right: Stu Clark (U of M alumnus, donor and competition namesake), Lia Winter (Founder and CEO of Winter Innovations) and Preston Dishner (Director of Operations, Winter Innovations)

Asper School of Business

2019 Stu Clark Investment Competition results

April 16, 2019 — 
Sixteen graduate student teams from across North America competed for over $50,000 in total prize money at the 15th annual Stu Clark Investment Competition on March 8 and 9


Michael Golden. // Photo by Ptash Film and Photography

Asper School of Business

How a boots-to-the-ground attitude led to a golden opportunity in beekeeping: Michael Golden [BComm (Hons)/08]

April 16, 2019 — 
“I had an interesting path to get where I am now,” Michael Golden [BComm (Hons)/08] will tell you.


U of M alumnus Cody Hayden

Alumni POV: The well-travelled student

April 15, 2019 — 
The decision to move abroad to gain experience in an international setting was fundamental for Asper School of Business alumnus

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Matt Schaubroeck [MBA/17] in an interview during the Whiteout Street Parties in 2018. // Photo by Tyler Walsh

Asper School of Business

Q & A with an MBA: Matt Schaubroeck [MBA/17], start-up-innovator and Whiteout-Street-Party-organizer

April 15, 2019 — 
Matt Schaubroeck [MBA/17] is an Asper MBA alumnus who balances growing his start up company, ioAirFlow, with his day job working for Economic Development Winnipeg.

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Convocation Time Lapse screen shot

Outstanding graduates and remarkable Canadians among recipients of honorary degrees

April 11, 2019 — 
Each year, the University of Manitoba bestows honorary degrees upon individuals who have achieved acclaim for their advancement of culture, communications, education, administration, scholarship, leadership, philanthropy, mentorship, or business.

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